NORTH GA NATIVE AMERICAN GATHERING
Saturday, May 6, 2017
Pine Log United Methodist Campground
3497 Pine Log Rd.
Rydal, GA 30171
Tribes represented at last year’s gathering from the Southeast: Cherokee, Muscogee (Creek), Chickasaw, Seminole, Choctaw, Arawak;
and from outside the Southeast: Apache, Odawa, Powhatan, Blackfoot
Are you Native American?
Have you always heard you had a Native American ancestor?
Are you non-Native American but care about what happens to Native Americans?
Are you the Native American Representative from your local church?
If you answered “Yes” to any of these questions
we want you to join us at the annual Gathering.
10:30 AM Gathering for Fellowship
11:00 AM Worship in a Native American tradition
Smudging for Purification
Special Guest Elder: Levi Walker, Jr., aka Atlanta Braves Chief Noc-A-Homa
Singing led by PLUM PRAISY
Storytelling by Native Americans
Closing Celebratory Dance (taught and led by one of the Elders)
12:15 PM Lunch prepared by the UMM of Pine Log UMC includes fried fish, French fries,
coleslaw, hushpuppies, and tea. This meal is a gift from CONAM to those who
attend the Gathering but we ask for reservations so we have plenty of food.
Register on the Conference Website or at firstname.lastname@example.org.
During the meal, there will be people available to answer any questions you may have about our ministry or just to renew friendships or kindle new ones.
2017 Scholarship Applications are now available and will also be at the Gathering.