For April 5-6, we will have a ladies’ group of about 15 from Trinity Lutheran Church here for a spiritual retreat. Outside of groups, we are organizing the camp in a manner that will be dramatically different with storage of equipment and making more space in rooms and buildings. I'm work- ing with Keith Korsmo, our new ‘grounds foreman.’ We are developing and working on projects to tidy things up and improve the efficiency of the camp in general and to improve the look of the camp. Snow is melting quickly and Spring is upon us!
...for a midweek Lenten Worship service which is contemplative in nature. April 10 soup is served (free will offering) at 5:00-5:45 p.m. in the fellowship hall, and worship starts at 6 p.m. in the chapel. Worshippers will enter the worship space in silence and in near darkness and wait. We will sing a little, hear readings, pray together, sit in intentionally long moments of silence, and bask in the peace and presence of Christ. I sincerely hope you come and have a deeply moving experience of Encountering the Cross of Christ, a continual unfolding event in the lives of followers [...]
"Baptized, We Live - Lutheranism As a Way of Life," Wednesday April 10 at 6:35 p.m. (following midweek worship) and Thursday April 11 at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome to join the conversation!
Uno, Candy Land, Chutes and Ladders, Catan, and so much more! Join in an evening of games, fellowship and food this Friday, April 12 from 5:30-7 p.m. Bring your favorite board and card games (labeled with your name), a few dollars for the taco dinner, and a friend! This event is for all ages — see you there!
This Saturday morning, April 13 from 9-12 in preparation for Holy Week and the Easter season. We’ll polish brass, wipe down wood, organize...and have fun...plus lunch from Jimmy John’s. All ages are welcome!
Palms. Passion. Paradox.
The Last Supper.
Humiliated, stripped down, abandoned by his disciples, crucified for all our sin...It is finished.
Pulling out all the stops on organ, brass, choir, and bells: Alleluia! He is risen indeed!
Come have Breakfast before Worship! Pancakes, Sausages, Fresh Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Juice. Sponsored by St. John’s Chi Rho Committee. Donations will support the ministry of St. John’s Chi Rho Center.