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Events/Retreats

Centering Prayer

Wed Sep 6, 2017: 1:00 pm - Wed May 23, 2018: 2:30 pm

"The Way, The Truth, The Life" (John 14:6): A Workshop for All Who Preach

Tue Sep 26, 2017: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Centering Prayer

Wed Sep 6, 2017: 1:00 pm - Wed May 23, 2018: 2:30 pm

Prayer and Service for High School Students

Sat Sep 30, 2017: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Centering Prayer

Wed Sep 6, 2017: 1:00 pm - Wed May 23, 2018: 2:30 pm

Friday Night in Color

Fri Oct 6, 2017: 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm