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Spirit of Mission: The Georgia Bates Award Luncheon

Location: Highland Park United Methodist Church, Great Hall

Monday, May 03, 2021, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Note: This program has been rescheduled to Monday, May 3, 2021.

Rev. Paul Rasmussen, HPUMC Senior Minister

As Christ’s followers, we are called to engage in fighting poverty and promoting justice. Join The Georgia Bates Award, an annual award sponsored by UMW will be presented to a woman in the HPUMC congregation who has made a significant and lasting contribution to missions in honor of Georgia Bates, a woman who exemplified a life of service.

RSVP meal & program
Pay $15 online

RSVP meal & program
Pay $15 by check 

RSVP Program only
(no deadline)

For meal reservations, payment of $15 per person (online or check) must be received by Thursday, April 29, 2021.

Your PayPal receipt or check is your confirmation. 

BE SURE TO INDICATE THE NAME OF YOUR GUESTS, CIRCLE NUMBER, or OTHER INFORMATION on your check or, if paying via PayPal, by email to Laura Petty at

Payments received after the deadline will not be accepted and no meal will be available. Please join us for the program, however, which begins at 11:30 am and is open to all.

Childcare is available for this event free of charge, but you must make reservations by Monday, April 26, 2021, at