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The Sanctuary Movement
The annual Boy Scout Strawberry Festival will be on our lawn from 6:30-8:00pm Fri. June 1. A $4 ticket (from the Church office or any Scout) buys you a dish of ice cream, topping, dessert (cake, brownie, etc), and lemonade or coffee. Proceeds support the Scouts’ summer camp.
Justice and Mission announces its 2018 Call for Community Grant proposals. These grants provide financial support for community initiatives and programs that support its mission: To increase awareness and encourage actions that respond to injustice and human need. Final Applications due Fri. June 8.To request an application, email Jessica Kelly through the J&M ministry. Justice and Mission welcomes conversations about your ideas and proposed activities.
HOLA‘s Sat. June 16 fundraiser at the Family Life Center in Chagrin Falls is SOLD OUT! Lucky $50 ticket holders will enjoy Grammy-nominated SONES DE MEXICO, dinner by Don Tequila of Mentor, Mexican desserts, and a cash bar. HOLA Ohio, a grassroots Latino organization based in Northeast Ohio.
Get in on our 7-week study – Living the Questions 2.0: Call to Covenant – a video-based small group exploration of what’s next for Christianity featuring premier religion voices of our day. Each session begins with a 20 minute video featuring leading voices of faith, digital stories illustrating aspects of an evolving faith, and concrete spiritual practices and disciplines. Led by Revs. John Lentz and Laury Larson, from 8:45–9:45am in South Hall on June 24, July 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29, and Aug. 5; resource guide and syllabus available after worship June 10 & 17 or from the church office.
Summer Choir begins Sun. June 3 and sings through July. We rehearse at 9:30 am Sundays before the 10:00am worship service. The music is easy to learn, and singers of all ages (even babes-in-arms)are welcome to participate. No hot choir robes – just come as you are. Bring the whole family and experience the worship service from the other side.
Several women meet at church each month to pack boxes of cookies, books and toiletries to send to deployed men and women. Please send the names and addresses of any folks you may know who are serving overseas to Doris Bartlett or Nancy Burcham.
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