Sunday, Sept. 21 at 10:30 AM, Decatur Congregation to Join with Global
Ministries to Commission Henry Brewer-Calvert as a Global Ministries
On Sunday morning, Sept. 21 at 10:30 AM, during the Christian Worship
Service, Henry Brewer-Calvert will be Commissioned a Global Ministries
Intern. Representatives of the Global Ministries of the Christian Church
will be on hand to participate in the Commissioning, joining with First
Christian Church of Decatur congregational servant leaders.
Henry flies to the Dominican Republic on Thursday, Sept. 25 to begin
a one-to-three year term of service there. His responsibilities include
assisting a Christian organization to help children stay in school,
participate in an after-school program, and guide international mission
groups that seek to serve Christ in the Dominican Republic.
Henry Brewer-Calvert, 23, is a lifelong Disciple of Christ, and has
been an active participant in First Christian Church (Disciples of
Christ) since 1998. Baptized in 2003, he has served Christ's Church in
the Christian Youth Fellowship; on the Georgia Youth Activities Council;
in the Chancel Choir and Hand Bell Choir; as a Deacon; as a Youth
Adviser; as a voting delegate to three General Assemblies; as a
Counselor at Camp Christian (GA) and Christmount (NC); and most recently
as Chair of the Playground Task Force. In 2008, he participated in the
Youth Theological Initiatives at Emory. He is a graduate of Lakeside
High School and Lynchburg College, where he earned a B.A. in
International Relations, with a minor in Political Science.