The new school year is upon us! Mark your calendars for these August and September events:
- Sunday, August 12: One service at 10 am; summer hymn sing follows the service
- Sunday, August 26: One service at 10 am; Pastor Kari Jo Verhulst’s last Sunday; a potluck lunch follows the service
- Thursday, September 6: Choir rehearsals—Thursdays at 7:30 pm—begin for the academic year
- Saturday, September 8: Partners for Sacred Places orientation for leaders of key programs, including students
- Sunday, September 9: One service at 10 am; third annual block party at 11:45 am
- Sunday, September 16: Return to two services at 9 and 10:30 am.
- Sunday, September 16: “Lutherans at the Border” Sunday. Marta Erling Spangler of Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service will preach at both services and lead a coffee-hour forum after the 10:30 service on LIRS at the border and work with separated families.
- Sunday, September 23: Senior Luncheon, 12 noon
- Sunday, September 30: Blessing of the Animals at both services; all animal friends are welcome