Sunday Night Mind Dump

Womens Retreat 2008 Well, I was at Lake Chautauqua Lutheran Center in Bemus Point this weekend with some awesome women from First Trinity (see above). Our theme was “Walking with God”. Some take-homes shared by women during worship this morning: “I’m going home refreshed and re-charged” “I’m going to use the lectio divina method for…

Sunday Night Mind Dump

Gotta’ love Sue Brese…we had talked about adding another “set” of communion assistants at the 8:45 service to help communion go more quickly. This morning, she said, “any reason we can’t try that today?” And there really wasn’t. Big thanks to Laura Zimberg who made the switch at the altar with supplies and to Jason, …

Calling All Men!

We are excited to announce a Men’s Retreat being held at Pioneer Camp and Retreat Center, April 11-12, 2008. Here’s the information: Friday April 11, 7pm – Saturday April 12, 7pm Pioneer Camp and Retreat Center in Angola, NY For men seeking a time of rest, relaxation and opportunity for spiritual growth and renewal Cost:…

Shhhhhh…..

I am in Chicago serving as the Dean for the KINDLE Learning Cycle–we’re in the middle of a learning event where 18 DCE’s come together grow in their servant leadership development skills. Our chaplain for the week, Scott Rauch, decided that for our morning devotions (we worship every morning at 7), we would have a…

Save the date: Women’s Retreat 2008

The date for the 2008 First Trinity Women’s Retreat, sponsored by Mothers and Friends has been set! November 7-9, 2008 Lake Chautauqua Lutheran Center Here’s what one woman said about this year’s retreat: “I…found the sessions to be so personally meaningful and insightful. The timeline was such an introspective way to see God’s loving hands…