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Enneagram class: Communication Styles (Zoom)

Wednesday, April 247-8:30pmOnline on Zoom Whether you know your number or not, come learn how the 9 Enneagram types communicate differently – gain a new appreciation for your boss, your spouse/partner, your kids, your parents, and come away with some tools about how to improve your relationships through better communication. We’ll post a link to the Zoom a day or two beforehand, and we’ll email the link to everyone who’s signed up. We invite contributions in any amount toward the…
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Youth Suicide Awareness & Prevention: Adult Learning Event

Youth Suicide Awareness & Prevention Wednesday, May 16:30-8pmHybrid: In person or on Zoom Are you a parent or grandparent, aunt or uncle, with a teen in your life who struggles with their mental health? A middle or high school teacher or administrator working with kids all week? Join us for an important conversation around mental health, specifically suicide awareness & prevention. And while the presentation will be focused on youth suicide prevention, the principles are mostly the same for adults…

What’s Happening in Gaza? (with Peter Hahn)

Dialogue Sermon in Worship with Pastor April and Jon Esala, all 3 services 6:30pm Follow-up Teaching & ConversationSanctuary buildingRoom 306/308(also hoping to offer on Zoom) Join Peter Hahn, Ph.D., Professor of History at The Ohio State University, for more in-depth teaching and conversation around what’s happening in Gaza, some history about the region, and how we understand our faithful Christian response. “An accomplished research scholar, Professor Hahn has published seven books on the history of American diplomacy in the Middle…
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Enneagram class: Stress (Zoom)

Stress Reactions & Coping Strategies Thursday, May 97-8:30pmOnline on Zoom Stressed much? Life is hard, and our stress can leak out sideways in all sorts of unhealthy ways! In this class we’ll talk about how each of the nine Enneagram types tends to respond in stress, each type’s Wake-Up Call, and strategies for developing healthier responses. We’ll post a link to the Zoom a day or two beforehand, and we’ll email the link to everyone who’s signed up. We invite…
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Centering Prayer Reboot

2nd Mondays6:30-7:30pmSanctuary buildingRoom 206 (parlor) Ginny Fisher will facilitate a monthly group for Centering Prayer practice. Expect an opening grounding/centering activity, an abbreviated Centering Prayer practice (10-15 minutes), and then some conversation around what you’ve been noticing and experiencing in your practice, what fruits have you seen, what has been going well or not, etc., for 30-40 minutes. She may provide a topic or experience based on previous conversations and questions. If you’re interested in practicing Centering Prayer in community,…
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Intro to the Enneagram (Zoom)

Sunday, June 231-3pmOnline on Zoom Want a quick refresher on the 9 Types? Or are you new to the Enneagram and want a brief introduction? Here’s your chance! We’ll describe the 9 Types and give you a chance to ask questions and discuss. (We also offer a more in-depth 4-session intro class, which tends to be more effective at helping you land on your core type, but this brief intro will be a great starter! We’ll probably offer the 4-session…