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The Maryland State Boychoir
A very special THAK YOU to The Maryland State Boychoir which provide music for our 11 am service January 28, 2018 and give a 15 minute concert after the service as well. It Was Wonderful!
Find a Mission Co-worker, Read Their Letters
Presbyterian mission co-workers are dedicated, passionate teachers, church planters, doctors, public health specialists, chaplains and human rights advocates. They teach theology, church history, Greek, Hebrew and English. They preach and evangelize. They organize and host mission teams from the United States. They accompany, they listen, they work in partnership with Christians in 50 countries around the world.
We invite you to learn about their work, read their first-person accounts through their letters, and support their vital ministry in support of the gospel through your prayers and gifts.
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Commissioner Richard Rothschild, Commissioner Richard Weaver, Commissioner Stephen Wantz, Elena Rippeon, Carroll County representative for Distinguished Young Woman, Commissioner Dennis Frazier, and Commissioner Doug Howard.
Thursday, January 11, 2018-Elena Rippeon was honored today for being selected as Distinguished Young Woman of Maryland for 2018. Distinguished Young Woman is a 60 year-old national scholarship program that inspires high school girls to “be your best self” and strives to give every young woman the opportunity to further her education and prepare for a successful future.
Elena is a student at Frances Scott Key High and is very active in her school and community. Elena participates in: Marching Band, Cross-Country, Tennis, Church Youth Group and much more. Elena’s achievements include: straight-A honor roll throughout her school career, All-County Band, All-County Orchestra, Maryland All-State Band, Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth, Girl Scout Bronze and Silver Awards, National Honor Society, and many more.
Elena competed and won the title of Distinguished Young Woman of Greater Westminster in January 2017 and continued on to win Distinguished Young Woman of Maryland at the state competition in July 2017.
Elena is a great role model who enjoys encouraging her peers to be healthy, ambitious, involved, responsible and studious.
THE COMMISSIONERS OF CARROLL COUNTY, wish Elena success in all future endeavors and do hereby proclaim Thursday, January 11, 2018 as Elena Rippeon Day