First Presbyterian Church of Urbana, a Member Church of the Presbyterian Church U.S.A. and More Light Presbyterians

Sixth Sunday of Easter

May 26, 2019

We Welcome to the Pulpit Today the Rev. Cindy Shepherd. The Rev. Shepherd is the Director of Outreach for the Central Illinois Office of Faith in Place. Faith in Place partners, such as the First Presbyterian Church of Urbana, consistently inspire her with their diverse and creative Earth Care initiatives. Cindy grew up in Kansas and has lived in Illinois for 24 years. She received her B.A. in English and Philosophy from the University of Kansas and M.Div. from Princeton Theological Seminary. She served in parish ministry with the Presbyterian Church (USA) until joining Faith in Place in 2012.

“Tree of Life,” made from decommissioned weapons, by the people of Maputo, Mozambique, in the British Museum, London.

Scriptures: Acts 16:9-15; Revelation 21:10; 21:22 – 22:5; John 14:23-29; and Psalm 67 as a Sung Response