Brownbag Recital Series: African-American Composers

Tuesday, February 12

Join musicians from the Holy Comforter community, as well as guest performers, in celebrating music composed by African-Americans.  Included in the program are works by Florence Price, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor, Julia Perry, india.arie and more! Concert begins at 12 noon-bring your own lunch to enjoy in Maglaras Hall at 11:30am. 
Free and Open to the Public.

ABCD Workshop @ Holy Comforter

Wednesday, February 20, 6-8:30pm

All are invited to continue our community engagement discernment through the diocesan Asset-Based Community Development program. This workshop will give attendees the basic building blocks of Asset-Based Community Development, hands-on experience with community organizing tools, and opportunities for engaging in meaningful conversation with other attendees. Dinner provided.

Child care available upon request.

Contact Jackson Dreiling to learn more/RSVP.

tour of italy: annual fundraiser for mission + ministry

Saturday, March 2 @ 5pm

Have fun, bid on unique items, enjoy delicious cuisine - all for a great cause.

Join in a fun evening of entertainment for a good cause. A silent auction, live auction, talent show and bottomless spaghetti combine to provide funds for youth and adult mission trips, Broomfield Children’s Choir Tour and outreach.  

Get your tickets now!

Ash Wednesday Services

Wednesday, March 6

2pm @ Sunrise Senior Living, Flatirons

7pm @ Holy Comforter

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. Check out the upcoming music calendar.


Ongoing activities

 

for children

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)

for youth

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

 

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. 

Contact Chuck Mead for more information.

 

She Matters

She Matters is a fellowship group for women of all ages. The name, "She Matters" reminds us of the importance of every woman, and meetings provide a place to connect and explore topics and ideas that are important to women. 

Contact Marlene Stroud for more information. 

 

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 for upcoming gatherings. 

For more information please contact Wendy Bangs at  630.309.1174.


save the date

Growing Home Host Weeks: April 7-14, May 19-26, September 15-22

Holy Week: April 14-21

Rainbow Trail Day Camp: June 10-13

Broadway/Choir Camp: June 24-28

Music Camp: July 22-25

Annual Parish Retreat at Cathedral Ridge: July 26-28