Blog Archive: May 2007

Pardon Our Dust

We’re gradually importing posts from our old website. Roughly ⅓ of the blog is here so far.

Monday, May 14

Bishop Associate's Luncheon

This past Thursday, Stacy, Nina and Mary attended the Bishop’s Associates luncheon with Brent House board member Cathe McEnerney and Liz Stedman, our Episcopal chaplain at Northwestern. It was a lovely event, with a focus on campus ministry--a ministry that has received great support from Bishop Persell. Cathe did a wonderful overview of the campus ministries in the Diocese, including the new projects in the South Loop and St. Augustine College and Nina rocked with her words about why campus ministry is important--and why folks should make generous donations to support it. Thanks, Bishop’s Associates, and special thanks to Cathe for all her work (despite being deathly ill) to make it happen. (We offered special prayers for Bishop Persell who had been in the hospital that morning.)

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Wednesday, May 23


Ben Varnum, a first year student at the Div School, preached this (his first sermon!) at our Ascension Day Eucharist at Bond Chapel:

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