|Dear WesleyNexus Colleague:
WesleyNexus to Sponsor Second Annual Evolution Weekend in Fulton, MD
Evolution Weekend Update:
Our Evolution Weekend planning has come together
nicely and we hope you’ll forward this invitation to,
colleagues and post the flyer at your places of worship,
fellowship and local gathering place to help us encourage
an excellent turnout in person or on the web. For full
details of the event visit www.wesleynexus.org.
While being present in person still will be the best way
to enjoy this event, those who cannot physically
join us in Fulton, MD can remotely view the
presentations remotely online by linking to the webcast
through the WesleyNexus Inc. homepage
Pre-registration required to connect to webcast!
The program is free and all are invited to attend an
evening of lively conversation with distinguished
clergy and science thought leaders as they explore how
religious truth and scientific truth are different but
complementary ways of understanding creation.
This event is part of the internationally celebrated
“Evolution Weekend” (formerly Evolution Sunday)
sponsored by The Clergy Letter Project (CLP). This is
the second annual event hosted by The EWMD Local
Organizing Committee and principal sponsor,
Please come, listen to and participate in this interfaith
dialogue if you are within driving distance, or tune in
online by linking to the webcast through the Wesley
Nexus Inc. homepage (www.WesleyNexus.org;
preregistration required to connect to webcast).
Enjoy expert presentations, fellowship, and discussion
with others interested in questions of truth, meaning,
mystery, evidence, and story found in the challenges and opportunities at the intersection of religion
and science. Drawings will also be held to win books and to participate in a special “First Light Tour”
of the NASA-Goddard Space Flight Center to be personally led by physics Nobel Laureate, Dr John
C. Mather on a Saturday or Sunday in March to be announced.
The main event is Sunday Evening of "Evolution Weekend," February 9, 2014, from 6:00 pm to 8:45
pm at the United Methodist Church Baltimore-Washington Conference Mission Center (11711 East
Market Place, Fulton, MD). Ample free parking is available at the Mission Center. Come and go as
you are able. To Participate in the event online, respond via email right away to firstname.lastname@example.org,
and give us your name and Church/discussion group and location, and you will be given the link for
access and passcode. You and your group will even be given the email address to participate in the live
Q&A with the event speakers. Afterward, you can, if you wish, continue with your own discussion.
Full details including speaker biographies, titles of books to be given away, description of the Nobel
Laureate-led “First Light Tour,” and driving directions are at: www.wesnex.org and
www.EvolutionWeekendMD.org. Please also see the PDF version of the flyer suitable for printing
and posting. Again, we would appreciate your help promoting this event by forwarding this email to
others who may be interested.
Additional questions about EvolutionWeekendMD - 2014 may be emailed to
Thank you and we hope to see you on February 9th!!!
Gary Sherman, EWMD-LOC
Rick Barr, WesleyNexus
|January 26, 2013