The ceremonial start of our new minister's tenure will be celebrated Sunday at 4 pm at our church.
California Assembly Member Mark Leno (D - San Francisco) will deliver the Welcome at the installation service.
Democratic Candidate for California Secretary of State, Senator Debra Bowen (D - Redondo Beach), will also publicly greet our minister.
A&E and the Chron have said they'll be sending reporters.
Special music, pomp and ceremony will round out the fun. A free reception featuring a jazz band, hot and cold hors d'oeuvres, wine and beverages will follow. Childcare will be provided beginning at 3:30 pm - but children are welcome to both the service and the reception.
Y'all are invited -- let me know if you're interested in checking it out and want me to know ahead of time. Or, just drop by!