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Posts from November 2016

Parish Nurse Notes – December 2016

Blood Pressure Screening – Sunday Dec.4th after both services Memory Café – Monday Dec. 5th at 2:00 pm; “Gingerbread Houses by Marguerite Skahen  Parkinson Disease Support Group – Thurs. Dec. 1st at 12:00 noon; “The art of storytelling by Terry Lundahl Mindfulness Meditation Mondays December 5th and 12th.  11:00 – 12:30; with Barbara Wulf.  We will take a break after the Dec.12th…

Parish Nurse Notes

  Today, Sunday November 13th, is National Donor Sabbath.  It is a day set aside to support organ and tissue donation in our churches.  Our congregation and the United Methodist Church encourages organ and tissue donation as the ultimate gift of one person to another.  Personally I know of three people who have benefited from organ transplants.  One person needed a liver transplant…

Tuesday Morning Bible Study – “Seeing Gray in a World of Black and White”

The Tuesday Morning Bible Study meets at 10:30 am in the Lounge.  Lively discussion and some thought provoking questions are yours for the asking! Starting on November 29, we will begin studying a new book by Adam Hamilton called, “Seeing Gray in a World of Black and White”.  This book talks about the polarization of our country and our church….and looks at…

November Mission Mar Elias School

In spite of governmental non-support of Mar Elias school, recent excitement was that Israel’s smartest student is an Arab, Mohammed Zeiden, a new graduate.  He achieved the highest academic testing score in the nation which speaks of the quality of education he received. Mohammed says, “Mar Elias high school is more than a normal school.  It feels more like a family.  There…