Meet in the preserve parking lot off White Road for a family friendly guided meditative walk along the trails, giving opportunity to reflect on the Advent themes of Hope, Peace, Joy, and Love. How, when, where, and to whom can we reflect these in our own lives and in our community? Afterwards all are invited back to St. Timothy’s, 871 E. Boundary St, Perrysburg for a soup supper, and for those who wish, please stay for the free concert, at 7pm, of Christmas themed harp music featuring the Salzedo Duo. This is an outdoor event; wear weather appropriate clothing and bring a flashlight if you have one.
We’re now taking names for the next dialogue circle. “One of the best curriculum’s I have ever experienced” (Fr. Jeff), Sacred Ground is a race dialogue series designed for these times. It is an attempt to be responsive to the profound challenges that currently exist in our society. It is focused on the challenges that swirl around issues of race and racism, as well as the difficult but respectful and transformative dialogue we need to have with each other about them. It invites participants to walk back through history in order to peel away the layers that brought us to today, and to do so in a personal way, reflecting on family histories and stories, as well as important narratives […]
A journey to visit our four Gospel homes (of Matthew, Mark, Luke and John), the purpose of our journey is to experience what Christmas means from each perspective and how Christmas is celebrated there. Two offerings have begun – Monday evenings at 7:00 pm & Wednesday afternoons at 1:00 pm. Both series gather in the Parish Library. Contact Ginger Brown to register.
BRIDGES will hold its last session of the academic term and calendar year on December 5. Thanks are due all who have supported this ministry with prayers, donations (of food, time, talent and prayer), and presence. While a bit slow hitting our stride this year, each week has brought together students, faculty and members of both St. John’s, Bowling Green and St. Timothy’s. BRIDGES will be in recess until winter term begins at the end of January 2020.
The Coalition is pulling together a “community viewing” of the new film Just Mercy (to be at Levis Commons over the holidays) – encouraging post-show informal conversations as well as sponsoring a community panel discussion in the weeks immediately following the viewing. Consider adding the book from which this movie springs to your Christmas wish list – and joining others as we seek to become a more welcoming and diverse community. More details will be announced/posted on the Coalition’s Facebook page please provide hyperlink and other local media.