All Souls women: join us for a 6-week study on II Timothy starting April 13th!
Join us at 10 a.m. for a Pentecost service in Harlow Platts park, then stay for lunch!
Join Pastor Will Forsythe and others for a lively discussion of the week’s upcoming Scripture passage every Tuesday morning at 8:30am at our Pine Street office.
Join us Thursdays mornings at 6 a.m. for Coffee with Bob and a study of the Gospel of Mark at our Pine Street Offices.
At All Souls, we love community and providing space to spool out longer conversations with new and old friends alike. Starting March 5th, we’ll be gathering for a potluck lunch after the service on the first Sunday of each month. We look forward to sharing these meals with you!
As part of our Lent series, “Through My Neighbor’s Eyes,” we’re engaging in a series of conversations with our marginalized neighbors. These conversations are an invitation to take the first step in loving our neighbors by seeing through their eyes. Through hearing their stories, lamenting Christianity’s role in their marginalization, and praying for a just future together, we are becoming more of ourselves and more of who God made us to be. These are those prayers:CONTINUE READING →
Embedded within their Lent services the church decided to look at the people and groups that the Christian church has historically mistreated or marginalized in some way. The purpose for these services are for public confession of past and present sins and to learn how to love our neighbors that are different than us from this point forward.CONTINUE READING →
Shalom has its own significant meaning; a complete rest, one without wanting, emptiness, a peace with nothing left undone. Shalom gives wholeness – it’s as if to say to the passerby, “I wish the peace of God upon you that makes you whole.” It is an extraordinary thing that the peace of God, found in Sabbath rest, can be so renewing and restoring to our weariness and brokenness. Even more, Sabbath Shalom gives us the kind of peace that allows God to meet us and do the kind of work in and through us that He so desires.CONTINUE READING →
Gabe was a nine year old long-limbed boy fond of telling stories about his dangerous and brave exploits often accompanied by proud scrapes and bruises. I was privileged to serve as his mentor for two years through Royal Family KIDS. I don’t know all the details of Gabe’s early story. Nor do I know how or where his story will lead or end. What I do know is that there is a little boy, a brave young man, a big brother, and precious soul uniquely wrapped up in a black-haired, brown-eyed, tan-skinned package named Gabe!CONTINUE READING →
I love giving gifts. It’s my love language, for sure (also, food). But sometimes I tune in to this deep-down uncomfy feeling with what we’ve turned the season into, this disconnect between our spirit of giving and the taking we’re often unaware of that pays for it.CONTINUE READING →