Every Wednesday, from 09/13/2017 to 09/27/2017, 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
We are very lucky to have 6 friends coming to help us with this project. They come from a variety of backgrounds. Understanding that you might not be able to make it to everyone here's a week by week listing so you can plan for the ones that are most appealing to you.
September 10, 2017
What questions should we ask ourselves when a major life decision must be made? Knowing how to develop a solid foundation for discernment is a big part.
September 17, 2017
What causes someone to give up 2 years of their life to serve people in another culture? Then, how does that affect the way you manage others and do your business dealings?
Kevin Kneafsey, Entrepreneur and President of Mulberry's Cleaners
September 24, 2017
Jesus is our model and the human embodiment of the Divine. What things did He do to discern God's guidance in His life?
October 1, 2017
Working collaboratively, we'll look into what our unique strengths are based on the personalities we are blessed with.
Polly Chandler - Leadership Development Coach & Facilitator - Gallup Certified
October 8, 2017
Let's go outside and understand our place and role in the bigger story of what God is doing in the world today. After all, this world isn't just about "me".
Rev. Bethany Nelson, Associate Pastor, WPC
October 15, 2017
As part of God's creation... As seeing yourself as part of God's bigger story... By changing our environment and surroundings help us to better discern where the the Spirit is leading?
Rev. Ted Scott, Parish Associate, WPC
October 22, 2017
A baseball player practices the same catch and throw thousands of times a year because when the ball comes off the bat you can't think about it. You have to react. What is the spiritual equivalent?
October 29, 2017
You've got a good job, you're involved in the community, your family is thriving, then you look at the computer screen at work and realize, "I'll never be fulfilled doing this." Now what?
Vince Felix - Capernaum Director, Young Life
November 5, 2017
The idea of discernment as a Christian practice can sound overwhelming for many. Let's break it down into its most basic parts.
Rev. Ineda Adesanya - Spiritual Director, Allen Temple Baptist Church
November 12, 2017
Sharing time with each other about the tools we've learned and which seem most helpful for different life stages.
All dads are invited to share in the monthly meeting of the Council of Dads. Come, share a meal and discussion topic with other dads. Check-out our Events/Calendar for our next gathering.
By now we’re sure you’ve all heard about the Netflix Series “13 Reasons Why” and it's already got you thinking, talking, and possibly worrying about your teens and their friends. While many parts of the series were extreme worst-case scenarios of teen culture it nevertheless has created an incredible opportunity to have frank and thoughtful conversations with teens about depression, cutting, suicide and more. After chatting with many area parents about the show we knew we had to do something to not only give you hope and uplift your souls as parents but also give you some really practical information about how to talk about these things with your kids. Also, you’re probably noticing that your kids might not be so apt to discuss the show or its topics with you… they’re frankly tired of hearing about. But, we all know as adults that these are important topics that should be discussed. If you feel like you or someone you know needs to talk, please contact us anytime. That’s what we’re here for.
Coming in June 2018, our high school mission trip for 9th through 12th graders.Throughout the year, high schoolers will be planning and participating in fundraising activities for this annual trip. Please check back for details on the trip later this fall. For more information, please contact Jeff Shankle at .
Several times throughout the school year, we participate as a group in community service projects. This spring we hosted a Parents Night Out and spent a Saturday working together finishing one of the Habitat for Humanity homes in Marin. Working together in service to others is one of the most surefire ways to help spur those kinds of deeper fellowship we all long for and so badly we need. Check back frequently for upcoming Service Projects or contact Jeff at .
Coming in June 2018, this trip is for 9th through 12th graders. For more information, please contact Jeff Shankle.
Hiking in the desert