Music at Westminster September 2017

Of course, the music ministry at Westminster includes a fantastic two adult handbell choir – Westminster Ringers & Celtic Cross Ringers. The Westminster Ringers is fully staffed with ringers, however we always love to add names to our substitute list. Due to insufficient numbers, the Celtic Cross Ringers is taking a break. We are using this time to recruit some …

The Bird Feeder

This past summer in our home, we “planted” a bird feeder in our yard, bought seed, and attracted birds—but then also squirrels into the attic. So we shut the feeder down, had the squirrels removed, fixed the damage to the attic, and then “went on strike,” refusing to refill the bird feeder for over a month, punishing the poor birds …

Campfire and Chili Cook-Off

We’re back for more! Show off your best chili skills at our Chili Cook-Off or just come to taste! Enjoy friends and fellowship around the campfire, designed for all ages. Chairs and tables on the pavement will be available as well as space for blankets on the lawn and hay bales. Bring old clothes to make your own scarecrow! Dinner: …

Dessert and Dialogue: Faith and Public Service

Fred Upton, U.S. Representative, joined Congress in 1987, and became friends with John through their joint work on the Faith & Politics Institute. John and Fred have known one another over thirty years and have been able to respect their differences and yet learn from each other through humility and respect. How have these two public servants tried to understand …

Blessing of the Animals

Bring your beloved friends for a short service of blessing as we give thanks for the gift of Creation and renew our commitment to be stewards of that gift. All manner of pets welcome; please be mindful of your pet’s ability to be in a crowd with other animals.

Scholarships for Spirit Lake 2017

As part of our ongoing support of the people of the Spirit Lake Reservation in North Dakota, we fund Bdecan Presbyterian Scholarships for students enrolled at Cankdeska Cikana (Littlehoop) Community College. Below is an article about the genesis of this program, as well as information about four students who received scholarships in 2017 thanks to your support of National Mission. …