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Penn Foundation to Host Free Webinar: Finding Joy This (Masked) Holiday Season

Join Penn Foundation via Zoom on Tuesday, December 8, 2020 from 12:00 – 1:30 pm for a free webinar – “Finding Joy This (Masked) Holiday Season.” How do we keep joy in this holiday season, a time when COVID is impacting our ability to enjoy traditional gatherings and activities? Penn Foundation’s new Director of Pastoral Services, Rev. Sue Conrad Howes, will help us explore the process of finding joy, one moment at a time, and how this process can create new traditions and memories that are just as meaningful. Click here to register. For more information, contact MaryLynne Black, Dayspring Counseling Coordinator at Penn Foundation, at 267.404.5017 or mblack@pennfoundation.org.

About Rev. Sue Conrad Howes
Rev. Sue Conrad Howes has more than 12 years of experience as a pastor and chaplain. She joined Penn Foundation in October 2020 as the Director of Pastoral Services. Rev. Howes also serves as an Associate Chaplain at Abington-Jefferson Hospital and St. Luke’s University Health Network. She earned her Master of Arts degree in Speech Communication from Penn State University and her Master of Divinity from Anabaptist Mennonite Biblical Seminary (Elkhart, IN). Rev. Howes also completed four units of Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at Penn State Hershey Medical Center. She was ordained by Mennonite Church USA in 2009. Rev. Howes has a passion for humor, laughter, and fun while still honoring pain, trauma, and challenges in the human experience.