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Event 2017 Fellowship of Christian Librarians (FOCLIS) Annual meeting

by Jo Monahan (non-member) on Fri, May 26, 2017 at 02:06 pm

75 Must-Read Books for Christians
You are invited to a talk and time for fellowship sponsored by FOCLIS, the Fellowship of Christian Librarians & Information Specialists.
Who: Moody Publishers (Christian publisher) representative Richard Knox – Who they are? How they got where they are? Highlights of their core genres and titles
Discussion – 75 Must-Read Books for Christians: If we stocked every Christian’s Library with just 75 books from their collection, what would we choose?

75 Must-Read Books for Christians
You are invited to a talk and time for fellowship sponsored by FOCLIS, the Fellowship of Christian Librarians & Information Specialists.
Who: Moody Publishers (Christian publisher) representative Richard Knox – Who they are? How they got where they are? Highlights of their core genres and titles
Discussion – 75 Must-Read Books for Christians: If we stocked every Christian’s Library with just 75 books from their collection, what would we choose?
Covering everything Christians need – from Bible studies to theology to practical Christian living. Books for new believers, mature ones, and those in the middle. The 75 must-reads cover topics ranging from Bible study to prayer to parenting to missions. Classics, new releases, little-known gems.
When: Friday, June 23, 2017, 1:00 – 2:30 pm
Where: McCormick Place West (MCP), W179b room
--- Free books (Professional and Personal) ---

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Discussion 2016 FOCLIS Annual Meeting

by Jo Monahan (non-member) on Thu, Jun 9, 2016 at 04:11 pm

FOCLIS Annual ALA Meeting
Monday, June 27, 2016 — 7:30–9:00 AM
Clarion Inn & Suites (I-Drive, Convention Center)
9956 Hawaiian Court
Orlando, FL
(Manatee Room – Second Floor)
Program:
“CHRISTIANITY IN THE WORKPLACE – WWJD?”
A DISCUSSION OF WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A CHRISTIAN IN THE WORKPLACE
Discussion to be led by:
Jo Monahan, FOCLIS President
If you would like to prepare for this discussion, you may wish to read the following article:
“Modeling Christ in the Workplace through Work Well Done,” by Matthew Alexander.

FOCLIS Annual ALA Meeting
Monday, June 27, 2016 — 7:30–9:00 AM
Clarion Inn & Suites (I-Drive, Convention Center)
9956 Hawaiian Court
Orlando, FL
(Manatee Room – Second Floor)
Program:
“CHRISTIANITY IN THE WORKPLACE – WWJD?”
A DISCUSSION OF WHAT IT MEANS TO BE A CHRISTIAN IN THE WORKPLACE
Discussion to be led by:
Jo Monahan, FOCLIS President
If you would like to prepare for this discussion, you may wish to read the following article:
“Modeling Christ in the Workplace through Work Well Done,” by Matthew Alexander.
(https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/blog/modeling-christ-workplace-through-work-well-done)
Coffee, tea, and pastries will be provided.
FOCLIS is a nondenominational organization of people involved in the library and information profession who are committed to the Christian faith and seek to reflect its principals in their personal and professional life. For more information, please visit our official website:
www.foclis.org
We are grateful for the continued support of Emery-Pratt.

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Discussion Annual Meeting 2015

by Elizabeth Avery on Fri, May 29, 2015 at 08:58 pm

Join us at our Annual Meeting on Monday, June 29, 2015,  7:30 – 9:00 AM

at the Marriott Marquis San Francisco 780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103 Pacific Suite H. 

Our program will be:

“Who Grew That Fruit Tree in the Middle of the Library?”

Join us at our Annual Meeting on Monday, June 29, 2015,  7:30 – 9:00 AM

at the Marriott Marquis San Francisco 780 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103 Pacific Suite H. 

Our program will be:

“Who Grew That Fruit Tree in the Middle of the Library?”

Focal Scripture – Galatians 5:22-23   22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. (NIV)

Presented by  Kelley D. Gulley Director, Portfolio Management at the Thrive Foundation for Youth (http://www.thrivefoundation.org/) in Menlo Park, CA.

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Event Fellowship of Christian Librarians & Information Specialists (FOCLIS)

by ALAConnect Helpdesk (staff) on Sat, Jun 9, 2012 at 01:09 am

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FOCLIS Forum: "Jesus in the Achives"

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Discussion Welcome to FOCLIS

by Mark Thompson (non-member) on Thu, Feb 23, 2012 at 11:54 am

We are an affliliate group of ALA.  Established years ago for discussion and support.  Try also our www.foclis.org site. 


 
FOCLIS EXISTS…

  • To promote fellowship among Christians in library and information science related professions. 
  • To provide a forum for the discussion of ethical and practical issues related to librarianship in the light of Christian faith. 
  • To foster development and communication of thought regarding theoretical and applied relationships between Christianity and librarianship. 
  • To encourage witness and expressions of views and values regarding Christianity and information related issues to the community at large. 

MEETINGS

Meetings of the fellowship are held annually in conjunction with the scheduled conference of the American Library Association. 

NEWSLETTER 

The newsletter is issued to the membership four times a year.

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