July 2019

Tuesday Nights in July Join Sarah Iverson for weekly conversations focused on "Tattoo's on the Heart - The Power of Boundless Compassion" starting July 9. Over coffee and ice tea we'll share in conversation about this accessible and thought provoking book. No RSVP needed! All adults...

We are ambassadors for Christ. In our Gospel, Jesus sent 70 ambassadors ahead of him, in pairs, to every town and place where he himself intended to go. Among the many instructions Jesus told them, “Whoever listens you, listens to me.” July moves us into the...

Friday, June 27, South Dakota Blog by Sherri Swartz traveling with her daughter Heather for the 2nd time We left the motel at 6:30 AM and had a quiet bus ride, with many people back asleep, until sometime after we crossed the Missouri River back to...

Thursday, June 27, Pine Ridge, Kirstin Poppen traveling with her mother Kari Poppen Today was a mix of emotions, happy and sad, as it was the day that we left the Dream Center and began our journey back home to Madison. The morning started off with...

Wednesday, June 26 Heather Swartz traveling for the 2nd time with her mom Sherri Swartz Happy 17th birthday Ella! This third day on the Rez was a lot to process, so it's hard to know where to begin. The kids were dropped off at the Dream...

Tuesday, June 25 Pine Ridge Blog by Grace Nemeth traveling with her confirmation leader Diane Cali Today was full of new adventures and challenges. Waking up this morning was more difficult than Monday. The tiredness and ache, inside and out, made for a more quiet and...

Monday, June 24 Pine Ridge Blog – Karen Burkhartzmeyer traveling with her twin daughters Megan and Elise As I write this, the sky west of Wings as Eagles has gone from layers of spectacular pinks and orange to dark purples as the sun sets on another...

Take God on the Journey This summer we would like to offer you an opportunity for prayer, reflection, and awareness of God's presence with you on your journeys both near and far. A cut out of a foot with a verse, a prayer, and reflections will...

Wild vs. Domesticated Did you know wild almonds are naturally poisonous? Their amygdalin makes them not only very bitter, and it breaks down into cyanide. And that chemical is released when there is an injury to the seed itself...

Board of Directors Minutes April 22, 2019, 6:30 p.m. Madison Campus Present: Stephanie Barth, Bob Beggs, Rick Blum, Gerry Born (President), Pr. Chris Enstad, Ellen Franzone, Tom Golden, Wade Huseth, Kimberly King, Sara McCormack, Andrew Seaborg Guests: Rachel Breitbach & Greg Meyer – Shared Vision Task Force The meeting...