Jesus calls us to love God and to love our neighbors as ourselves. But who are our neighbors? This summer we will be dig more deeply into that question, exploring who our neighbors are right here in Roseville to neighbors across the globe. Join us Sundays at 8:30 and 10:00 a.m.
The renewed library was prepared by Dr. Victoria Jacobson and her volunteers who followed the new vision of the ELCA — Ethnicity, Equality and Justice. This is a new dimension to the library to coordinate with the ELCA as they prepare for the task ahead to address these topics in the church. There are books for all ages.
For Adult Forum, the social concerns committee and adult education committee will be hosting a discussion of the book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond, on Sundays, May 5 and 12. The book tells the life stories of eight families in Milwaukee who live in poverty and strive to keep a roof over their heads, and the stories of their two landlords.
The Adult Forum will not meet Palm Sunday and Easter Sunday. The Forum will return April 28 with Pastor Justin Grimm, Director for Evangelical Mission and Next Generation Ministries for the Saint Paul Synod. Bring your coffee and your curiosity along on Sunday mornings between worship services.
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.