Priscilla Women's Fair

Contact Information:
Kim Lownes

April 08, 2013 -

The Priscilla Institute at the Hestenes Center for Christian Women in Leadership is celebrating its Ninth Anniversary and Annual Women’s Fair.  The Women’s Fair is a free event and will be held Saturday, May 4, 2013 from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Prince of Peace Baptist Church, 1844 North 32nd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19121. A free will offering will be received to support the women studying in the Priscilla Institute. The Fair begins with a Continental Breakfast at 8:00 a.m. followed by the plenary session at 9:00 a.m. with Rev. Michelle Ford Johnson, Pastor of Serenity Christian Worship Center in Pennsauken, New Jersey. The luncheon will host graduates who have achieved success in ministry through the Priscilla Institute. The workshops begin at 10:45 a.m.

A sit down lunch will be served at each table at 12:30 p.m. followed by brief success stories by the graduates of the Priscilla Institute. During the day you will have the opportunity to interact with wise and seasoned women leaders, get information about the programs at Palmer Seminary and Eastern University and visit the various vendors.

The theme of the Fair is "Women Living in the Promise: Lean Forward to Victory!” -Hebrews 12:2

The purposes of the Fair are to:

  • Heighten women’s awareness of the opportunities that exist for them to realize their highest level of leadership potential.
  • Present workshops on:
  • Defeating the Power of Negative Words
  • Overcoming Barriers to My Success
  • Learning to Celebrate My Victories
  • Raise scholarship funds for the women studying in the Priscilla Institute.