It turns out Prince of Peace isn’t the only church that has ever been the beneficiary of some unexpected generosity. To help frame the work of our Generosity Committee, we’re taking a close look at the lessons the leaders of LaSalle Street Church learned in response to receiving a similar windfall.
“At once tough, personal, affectionate, wise, and very funny, Traveling Mercies tells in exuberant detail how Anne Lamott learned to shine the light of faith on the darkest part of ordinary life, exposing surprising pockets of meaning and hope.” Read at your own pace and join in a discussion group gathering each Sunday evening for four weeks beginning September 16 from 6:30-8pm. PoP member Suzan Hurlbut will be facilitating the discussion each week.
April’s Adult Forum will include a forum hosted by the Social Concerns Committee, a conversation with St. Paul Area Synod Bishop Patricia Lull, and two forums concerning refugees and citizenship.
In the midst of our darkness and fear – we need a God who shows up. And that’s what we get in Jesus – Emmanuel – a name that means “God with us.”