Committee for Wednesday Night Dinners

The Adult Nurture Team has decided to form a Food Committee to help coordinate the Wednesday night dinners that will precede the Wellspings of Wisdom classes that will start September 10. There will be five Wednesday night meals. We are suggesting one meal of soup (provided by Mary Lett and...

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Wisdom and Love: The Face of Awakening with Howie Cohn

Meditation and Public Talk Friday, August 1, 7:00pm – 9:00pm No pre-registration required Donation requested Trinity United Methodist Church, 4001 Speedway Non-Residential Retreat Sat August 2, 9am – 5pm Sun August 3, 9am- 3pm Still Waters Retreat Center, 9409 Granada Hills Drive, Austin, TX 78737 Sliding Scale $10-$50 Registration Fee...

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Children’s Program Update 7/20/14

Last Sunday we read the parable of the sower. We talked about all the seeds the farmer sowed and why none thrived except for the seeds that were thrown in the healthy soil. We talked about what goes into making healthy soil. Apparently everyone does some gardening at TUMC, because...

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School Supplies for Children of Border Workers

From Janet Cook: This January, I was part of an Austin Tan Cerca de La Frontera (ATCF) delegation that visited our neighbors on the Mexican side of the border. We saw first-hand their difficult working conditions in multi-national factories as well as their indomitable spirit in facing them. We are...

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Hildegard’s Sisters – 7/20 & 8/17

Hildegard’s Sisters will meet in the summer as usual, July 20th and August 17. In July, we’ll tell about a poem, play, movie, book or song that speaks to us about women’s spirituality. In August, Kathleen Strong will provide a topic. Both meetings will be brown bag lunches, but feel...

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Pastors for Peace Need Hosts – 7/18

Pastors for Peace is a special ministry created in 1988 to pioneer the delivery of humanitarian aid to Latin America and the Caribbean. It’s a huge project linking people, vehicles, and humanitarian aid. Caravans travel on different routes throughout Canada and the USA, ending up together at the Texas border...

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