From the Desk of the Lay Director – Oct. 2019

It is often a good lesson to look at a word.  It is also a beautiful treasure to your heart to be in the Word daily.  I was looking at the word October.  Octo means eight in Latin.  When I looked it up it dates back to more than 2,000 years ago in the ancient Roman calendar. Why do we abbreviate it 10/1?  The eight became the 10 way back then! The season begins to change in October. It turns a bit cooler, some leaves begin to fall, the days get shorter, and what was growing in our flower beds … [Read More...]

Chrysalis May 2019

What a way to start the summer!  The Young Men's Emmaus Chrysalis is hosting a retreat for young men between the ages of 18-25.  It will be a very blessed weekend; full of worship, fellowship, food (lots of food), fun and experiencing God's Love.  The retreat dates are May 2-May 5, 2019 to be held at the luxurious Mercy Center in Slaton. AND, … [Read More...]

Kairos Outside Needs You

Kairos Outside ministers to women who are at least twenty years old and have been impacted by incarceration.  Through the dedication of volunteers and support of the community, we have two Weekends every year for our Guests.  Kairos Outside provides a safe weekend to share life experiences, struggles, and to learn more about the unconditional love of God. After the weekend we still enjoy fellowship and support from our sisters, creating a family bonded by acceptance and understanding.  If you … [Read More...]