Even though our building is closed, we give thanks that our Open Arms Preschool continues to serve our community by offering an online summer camp and playgroup. Each week has a different theme and children will sing, dance, read stories, and get art project ideas to do at home.
Read more: Summer Camp and Playgroup - 2020
On Sunday, August 2, we will lift up the ministry of Lutheran Ministries in Higher Education of NYC, in the Vine’s first Digital Campus Ministry Sunday. They will present the sermon and a “Mission Minute” as they share the good news about local campus ministry. We will also collect a special offering to support this important mission partner of GA.
Read more: Lifting up the ministry of Lutheran Ministries in Higher Education of NYC -7/26
Rite of Healing in this Sunday's liturgy: with so many ill, so many suffering, the rite of healing offers us a time to pause, to pray for healing for our members and the world in need. The theological basis for this rite will be provided, as will descriptions for doing this digitally. You will be invited to name individuals in need of healing in the chat window during the worship service.
Read more: Pentecost 8 - 7/26