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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…

Forum Topics in November

Nov. 6, 2016 – Climate Justice will be presented by Cherrie Graham.  She will present a portion of what she learned last summer at the UMW Conference School of Mission. Nov. 13, 2016 – How to begin to heal the fractures in our society.  This will be presented  by representatives  from the Door County Civility Project.  This will be a timely and…

Parish Nurse Notes

 Mindfulness meditation and movement on Mondays 11:30-12:30pm. $5/class. Curious about Parkinson Disease? Dr. Kanneganti, a neurologist from Prevea in Green Bay will be coming to our church on Saturday September 24th at 3pm. Everyone is welcome. – Cancelled  How can our church become more dementia friendly? Sunday October 2nd Vicky Johnson from the Alzheimer’s Association will be coming right after 2nd service…

Ganta United Methodist Hospital, Liberia – August 2016 Mission

Ganta United Methodist Hospital dates back to 1926 when founded by two missionaries. After experiencing significant devastation during 14 years of war, it became the center of an aggressive and well planned initiative saving the lives of children and mothers. Six or seven years ago, one in 12 women died in child birth. One in four children died before age five. The…