Pastor Jean's Weekly Faith News

Weekly Faith News





Again this year we will gather with our collaborative partners, New Hope Baptist Church, St. Hilary Catholic Church and Temple Israel for a four-week-long Interfaith Justice Series. Because a meal is being provided, it is important to RSVP by signing up at the Welcome Desk in the Kinship Café, calling the church office (330-836-8811) or registering on-line at Please do so by March 7.



A Journey of Conversion


How Shame Leads to Hate

 March 13 at St. Hilary Catholic Church

 Tony McAleer, co-founder of “Life After Hate”


  How Fear Grows Hate

March 20 at Temple Israel

Dr. Michael Levin, University of Akron 


  How Compassion Changes Hate

March 27 at New Hope Baptist Church

 Panel including Dr. Geraldine Nelson, NAACP


  How Forgiveness Heals Hate

 April 3 at Faith Lutheran Church

 Video:  Homeboy Industries Gang Ministry  


6:00 p.m.  Gathering/Sign in

6:15 p.m.  Meal

 7:00 p.m. Worship

7:30 p.m. Presentation & discussion



Monday, Feb. 18: 6:30 p.m., Yoga; 7 p.m., Church Council; 8 p.m., AA

Tuesday, Feb. 19: 9:30 a.m., Busy Fingers; 11:45 a.m., Pastor Rick’s Bible Study; 2 and 7 p.m., Book Club; 7 p.m., Boy Scouts, CRC Rehearsal; 7:30 p.m., Al-Anon

Wednesday, Feb. 20: 5:30 p.m., “The Well”, grades 9-12; Girl Scouts

Thursday, Feb. 21: 9:15 a.m., Yoga; 10 a.m., Prayer Shawl Team

Friday, Feb. 22:  

Saturday, Feb. 23: 10 a.m., Serving at DLM, Trinity Lutheran Church

Sunday, Feb. 24: 9 a.m., Traditional Worship; 10 a.m., Kinship Café; 10:10 a.m., FaithKids, Youth, grades 6-12, Choir Rehearsal, Adult Discussion Group; 11 a.m., Contemporary Worship; 7:30 p.m., AA