Connection Newsletter OCTOBER 2014
- To inspire & inform local pastors & church leaders -
Call to Prayer
With more and more headlines of Islamic extremism and Christian persecution filling our news feeds, I am continuously reminded of the brokenness of our world. I would submit, however, that the terrorism of our day does not merely center on the difference of religious ideology or attacks against our physical safety. What has troubled my spirit even more these last few weeks is the....
Community Ambassadors is a Christ-centered, compassion-driven nonprofit organization committed to promoting and facilitating greater collaboration in order to effectively empower lives, strengthen families, and build better communities.
Lets Play! It’s a phrase that’s spoken in my house, multiple times a day. Whether it is hide and seek, a board game or capture the flag, playing is what kids do best! Our family is blessed to live within walking distance of three amazing parks. It’s one of the benefits of living in the great city of Parma.
At our previous Parma Area Ministerial Forum on September 22, Robert Gibbons, Mentoring Coordinator at Adoption Network Cleveland, shared an initiative called the Permanency Champions Mentoring Program. Among the information Gibbons provided, he indicated a high need for mentors (aka. Permanency Champions) in the Parma area.
Wednesday // 11:30 AM - Mayor DeGeeter's Ministerial Luncheon
@ Stancato's - 7380 State Rd., Parma
Thursday // 8:15 AM - Parma Area Family Collaborative Meeting
@ Parma Baptist Church - 12193 W. Pleasant Valley Rd., Parma
Thursday // 5:30 PM - Adoption Network Cleveland - Mentoring Training
@ Adoption Network Cleveland - 4614 Prospect Ave., Ste. 550, Cleveland
Friday // 8:00 AM - Community/Business/Schools Partnership Meeting
@ Tri-C Western Campus - 11000 Pleasant Valley Rd., Parma