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One of the shooting victims in Thousand Oaks sang at Trinity last year…

Tragedy most often feels distant. Bad things happen:  Perhaps a hurricane, or a tornado, or an accident, or a mass shooting, and we feel sympathy, and we wish it hadn’t … Continue reading One of the shooting victims in Thousand Oaks sang at Trinity last year…

10th Grade Faith Questions Part IV

At our sophomore day away about a month ago, we spent time talking about our faith questions.  We had great questions from our 10th graders!  But we couldn’t get to … Continue reading 10th Grade Faith Questions Part IV

Not The Way It Will Be For You

There are days when the world seems pretty upside-down and unexpected. Did Nancy Williams from Owatonna High School, (who is, by the way, one of my heroes) really talk about … Continue reading Not The Way It Will Be For You

10th Grade Faith Questions Part III

At their confirmation retreat a couple of weeks ago, our 10th graders had the opportunity to ask faith questions about things they were still wondering about.  We discussed as many … Continue reading 10th Grade Faith Questions Part III

10th Grade Faith Questions Part II

At their confirmation retreat a couple of weeks ago, our 10th graders had the opportunity to ask faith questions about things they were still wondering about.  We discussed as many … Continue reading 10th Grade Faith Questions Part II

10th Grade Faith Questions Part I

This past Sunday, our 10th graders did a mini-retreat as they prepared for their Affirmation of Baptism (confirmation) that will take place on October 28th. In one of our activities, … Continue reading 10th Grade Faith Questions Part I

God’s Love Changes Everything

About 6 months ago I was looking around on YouTube and found a video from a channel called Yes Theory. In this video there were 4 guys in their mid … Continue reading God’s Love Changes Everything