JOIN US Saturday, April 7th 9:30am – 11:30am for: Love is Love – A LGBTQ Faith Community Event Worship, Food and Fellowship A prayer breakfast to celebrate that ALL are made in God’s image.
The next Film Discussion group is Saturday, May 5, 2018 at 5:30 p.m. All are invited to a Film Showing on Saturday, May 5th, at 5:30 p.m. in the church parlor. We will view the 2014 historical drama, “The Imitation Game”. The Academy Award nominated film stars Benedict Cumberbatch as real-life British cryptanalyst Alan Turing. In 1939, newly created British intelligence agency MI6 recruits Cambridge mathematics alumnus Turing to crack Nazi codes, including Enigma — which cryptanalysts had thought unbreakable. Turing and team finally succeed and become heroes during World War II, but in 1952, the quiet genius encounters disgrace [ Read More ]
Come out to our Spring Rummage Sale on Friday, April 13, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on the lower level in Wesley Hall. Have rummage to share? Bring household items, furniture, linens, sports equipment, books, toys, knick-knacks, clothing for men, women and children in clean condition, and holiday decorations! Drop them off at the church or contact the church office at 773/238-2600.
Join the Prayer Shawl Ministry on the 2nd and 4th Mondays of each month a 6:30 p.m. in the Church Parlor. Knitters and Crocheters Welcomed! Did you know that according to research at the Harvard affiliated Benson-Henry Institute for Mind Body Medicine, the repetitive motion and focus of needlework can elicit what’s known as the relaxation response – a calming meditation-like state that slows heart rate and causes blood pressure to drop. In addition, a study published in the Journal of American Geriatrics Society suggests that knitting is associated with a lower risk of dementia for those 65 and older. [ Read More ]