This Week in Spiritual Life

This Week in Spiritual Life

Everyone is welcome at all Spiritual Life activities wherever you are on your spiritual journey.


Week of September 29, 2014

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Chapel Music Rehearsal – Tuesday, 3:00 PM in the chapel
If you are interesting in singing and/or playing an instrument for the weekly Chapel Services, email alexandra.estes@unionky.edu or just show up for rehearsal.

Eat Pray Fun -- Tuesday, 5:30-7:30 PM
Sandwiches and discussion of a healthy spirituality. Trivia to follow.
Location: Spiritual Life House, which is the green house on Manchester Street near the Stop and Go.

Spiritual Life Book Club -- Wednesdays, 4:30-6:00 PM, Spiritual Life House
The Spiritual Life Book Club will be reading Karen Armstrong's The Spiral Staircase. Sandwiches and drinks will be provided.

Chapel Service -- Thursday, 9:30 AM
Theme: It's Bigger than Me Alone

Newsboys concert—Corbin Arena, Friday, Oct. 3, 7:30 PM
We will be taking one 15-passenger van, so spots on this trip are very limited. We will leave the Student Center at 6:45. We will cover all costs, so there will be no cost to you. A $30 deposit will be required. You will receive the $30 back when we leave for the concert. In order to sign up, take your $30 and fill out a form in Gina Witt’s office, room 1202C, upstairs in Speed Hall.


Upcoming Events

Alternative Fall Break Service Trip to Cincinnati—Oct. 9-12
We will be traveling to Cincinnati, engaging in two days of service, and visiting the Cincinnati Zoo and Union Terminal Museum. There will be no cost to you. A $20 deposit will be required. You will receive the $20 back when we leave for the service trip. In order to sign up, take your $20 and fill out a packet of forms in Gina Witt’s office, room 1202C, upstairs in Speed Hall.

Homecoming Chapel Service—Sunday, Oct. 19, 11:00 AM
Each year Union College and First United Methodist Church come together for a joint worship service in our chapel. Choirs from the church and the college will sing, and the church pastor and college minister takes turns preaching. Join us for the last Homecoming activity of the year.

Homecoming Open House—Sunday, Oct. 19, 12:00 noon
Join us in the Spiritual Life House after the Homecoming Chapel Service. Refreshments will be served. (Note that we had previously identified the time incorrectly as 10:00 AM.)

UMCOR Early Responder Training, all day Nov. 14 (specific times forthcoming)
Look for more information about training for response teams after local disasters. We hope to field several teams for this training by the United Methodist Committee on Relief. We are hoping this will be a campus-wide event.

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God bless!