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By August 15th at least 20 pilgrims are needed to be registered for Women’s Walk VEC-107. Pilgrim registration and the $190 fee is due August 15 to Jacque Witsell, 40 Ocelot Trail, Laguna Vista, TX 78578

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Gatherings Information

Gatherings are open to Community Members, their Guests, and anyone wanting to know more about the Walk to Emmaus. The Board has decided to try a change to the day and time of Gatherings to provide the opportunity for more of our Community to participate. For at least the next four, starting in August, we will meet on the 4th Tuesday from 6 - 8 pm. We are looking at a central location such as Harlingen.

UPCOMING GATHERINGS:
August 28, 6 - 8 PM @ FUMC Harlingen
September 25, 6 - 8 PM @ FUMC Harlingen
October 23, 6 - 8 PM @ FUMC Harlingen
November 27, 6 - 8 PM @ FUMC Harlingen

WHAT TO BRING TO GATHERINGS:
  • Emmaus Cross & Name Tag
  • Purple Worship Book
  • Friends & Family interested in Emmaus
  • Dish to pass that will serve at least 4 people

*Gatherings: As per Upper Room Guidelines, alumni of Presbyterian Pilgrimage, Catholic Cursillo, Episcopal Cursillo, Via de Cristo, Tres Dias, Chrysalis Journey, Chrysalis Flight, Kairos Prison Ministries International, and Walk to Emmaus are welcome to participate in Valley Emmaus functions.

*Candlelight: Childcare is not provided; Children under 12 may not attend. Open to Community Members. Candlelight includes a Community Worship Service followed by a Candlelight Service. What to bring: flashlight, agape letters for Pilgrims, name tag/cross, purple worship book & love offering.

Upcoming Weekend Events

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Women's Walk VEC #107: November 8-11, 2018
Location: Valley Baptist Retreat Center, Mission, TX
Walk Lay Director - Lisa McCallum
Cost - $190.00
Registration & Fee is due by August 15, 2018
Candlelight Service: Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 8:00 pm for the community at the Walk site
Closing Service: Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 3:00 pm for the community at the Walk site
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Men's Walk VEC #108: February 7-10, 2019
Location: Valley Baptist Retreat Center, Mission, TX
Walk Lay Director - Jerry Walzel
Cost - $190.00
Registration & Fee is due by TBD
Candlelight Service: Saturday, February 9, 2019 at 8:00 pm for the community at the Walk site
Closing Service: Sunday, February 10, 2019 at 3:00 pm for the community at the Walk site
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Mail applications to: Jacque Witsell
40 Ocelot Trail
Laguna Vista, TX 78578

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Please send your needs & announcements to the Community Lay Director.
Community Mailing Address: 53 Harbor Town, Laguna Vista, TX 78578 - bbcot@aol.com
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