you’re invited

trunk or treat

October 27, 12-2pm

Holy Comforter is hosting its annual Trunk or Treat on the west parking lot. All are invited and welcome for this fun afternoon of Halloween fun-decor, costumes, candy and games! Contact Linda Gutmann to learn more or sign up to decorate a trunk.

all saints’ evensong

Friday, November 1, 7pm

Join us for a special evening service to remember all the saints in our lives.

Upcoming Concerts

Happy birthday to the Hook! Holy Comforter’s 1869 E. & G.G. Hook organ (“The Hook”) turns 150 this year! To celebrate, we have a wonderful slate of music planned throughout 2019.

Music for All Souls

Saturday, October 26 @ 7 pm. Free and open to the public – a reception will follow in Maglaras Hall

Benjamin Ehrlich and John Murgel - organ

Tina Lynn - Craig - soprano

Meg Castleberry - violin

Carol Tillman - flute

Zofia Tillman - oboe


LEARN TOGETHER

SUNDAY Faith Formation for all ages

8:15 am-12:15 pm  Nursery Care for ages 0-2  & "God's Play Place" for ages 3-5

9:45-10:30 am "Godly Play" Sunday School for grades Pre-K-2 (School Year)

9:45-10:30 am "God's Explorers" Sunday School for grades 3-5 (School Year)

9:45-10:30 am Middle School & High School Youth Group for grades 6-12 (School Year)

9:45 - 10:30 am Adult Faith Formation in the Chapel (School Year)

 

adult bible study

Tuesdays in Maglaras Hall, 9:30 - 11:00 am, September-May

Join together to study the word. All are welcome and no prior Bible Study knowledge experience is necessary. Recommended Bible: "The New Oxford Annotated Bible," NRSV by Oxford Press, 4th edition (not required).
Contact The Rev. Sandy Grundy for more information.

centering prayer

Tuesdays in the Library @ 1:30 pm

Join others in this prayer method designed to facilitate the development of contemplative prayer by preparing our faculties to receive this gift.   Centering prayer is at the same time a relationship with God and a discipline to foster that relationship. This method of prayer is a movement beyond conversation with Christ to communion with him.

Contact The Rev. Sandy Grundy for more information.


Grow Together

Dining Out Group

This fun group  of active older adults gathers monthly at a local restaurant  for  food and fellowship. Restaurants and dates vary, so please keep an eye on the e-news or contact Wendy Bangs at 630.309.1174 for upcoming gatherings. 

WOMEN’S GATHERING

The Women's Gathering meets on Thursdays from 1-3 pm in Maglaras Hall to knit and crochet hats, scarves, mittens, afghans and more for newborns, those who are ill, and those in need of warmth. All are welcome to join us! Please contact Dotti Moyer for more information.

Men's Group

Every other Thursday in Maglaras Hall @ 6:00 am, September-May

Join us for coffee, breakfast, and an abbreviated Morning Prayer service followed by discussion of the day's reading. This time of prayer, reflection and fellowship helps us grow and deepen our journey with Christ and with each other. We also plan a variety of service projects and the annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper.

Contact David Smith for more information.


SERVE TOGETHER

October Community Engagement: Food Insecurity/Hunger

We will be working on food insecurity/hunger, as our community engagement focus this October. Together, with our partner agency, Broomfield FISH, we are hosting a drive for kids’ snack bags, learning about the work of FISH and volunteering at the food pantry. Contact Jackson Dreiling to learn more/to get involved.

Put Together Snack Bags

RSVP for the FISH Volunteer Day/Tour, October 20, 9:30-11:30am