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Community Church for June 20

By Community Church

The Community Church Newsletter for June 20, 2021,is now available.

Elle Dowd wrote an article about the Emmanuel 9, who will be commemorated on June 17. It is reprinted in today’s newsletter. Here is some information about Elle Dowd that I found on her website:


Elle Dowd (she/her/hers) is a bi-furious recent graduate of the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago and a candidate for ordained ministry in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

She was formerly a co-conspirator with the movement to #decolonizeLutheranism and currently works as a community organizer with the Faith and Justice Collective and SOUL, writes regularly for the Disrupt Worship Project, and facilitates workshops on gender and sexuality and the Church in both secular conferences and Christian spaces. She is currently working on a book with Broadleaf to be released summer of 2021.

Community Church for June 13, 2021

By Community Church

The Community Church Newsletter for June 13, 2021, is now available.

Andrea Mwalilino has an office at Holy Trinity and feels like HT staff. In today’s newsletter, you can “get to know” Pastor Mwalilino of the Minnesota Swahili Christian Congregation.

Mollie Varpness, a seminary student at Luther, has been hired to work at Holy Trinity this summer. She describes her job duties.

There are a few opportunities for you: a local protest for Enbridge’s Line 3 and a summer bible study.

Community Church for June 6, 2021

By Community Church

The Community Church Newsletter for June 6, 2021, is now available.

In it, David Sims shares a hymn from the new publication All Creation Sings. Learn more about this supplement to the ELW here.

MNIPL is hosting a Zoom event TONIGHT at 7:00 p.m. Read more and register here (but do it quickly!)

Also, Dennis Ormseth has written a thoughtful poem. He has given us permission to share.