From this point forward . . .

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No matter who you voted for yesterday, no matter how you feel about the outcome of the presidential election, please remember to be kind to those who do not agree with you. It seems that campaigns rely on divisiveness to get us to make a choice and to show up at the polls to vote. Now that it is over, …

Fall Back – change those clocks this weekend!

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Hooray!  Another hour this weekend! This is the weekend for the fall time change, so set your clock BACK an hour when you go to bed on Saturday night! And enjoy the extra hour!  Do something fun and good for you with it! PS – This photo was taken at the ELCA Youth Gathering in New Orleans this past July. …

Thanksgiving Potluck – Sunday, November 11th

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Get a little taste of Thanksgiving before break! Students will gather for dinner in the Fireside Room as usual after 6 pm worship on November 11th, and we’ll be sharing turkey (thanks to Bill Wolfe!) and whatever fixings people bring! Show off your cooking skills on the classics (sweet potatoes, salad, cranberries),  try something innovative (creamed turnips, soy stuffing, swiss …

Re-forming

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Happy Halloween!  And Happy Reformation Day!  Yep.  Today as adults dress up and enjoy the opportunity to pretend to be someone else, and kids go door to door asking for candy, we also remember that in 1517 Martin Luther posted a list of issues he wanted to debate in religious and academic circles.  He raised questions about how the people …

Election Poll Workers Needed in the HUB

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Election Poll Workers Needed in the HUB on November 6th Are you interested in being a part of this year’s election process? You have the opportunity to do so by working at the election polls. The Centre County Commissioners are looking for students to help staff the polls in the HUB on election day. If you are interested, you will …

Post-Tropical Cyclone Sandy

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I’m guessing it really doesn’t matter what they are calling it – PSU cancelled classes this afternoon!!  Stay safe and enjoy the evening with your friends. Please pray for those who are in danger in this storm, and for those who are working to keep us all safe.      

Irritations

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I am getting irritated at the radio in my house. I know, most of you don’t bother to listen to radio, but use instead your itunes, Pandora, Grooveshark, Jango or some other online resource.  I use those sometimes, too, but in my kitchen, I turn on the radio to hear news and music while I try and get things done. …

Imagine yourself in the world!

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Have you ever thought about living and working in another part of the world? Hear more about a program that places young adults in communities across the globe for a year and supports them as they serve the needs of the people with whom they work and live.  Sarah Delap just finished a year with Young Adults in Global Mission …

Teach for America

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Teach For America is the national corps of outstanding recent college graduates from all academic backgrounds, who commit to teach for two years in urban and rural public schools and become lifelong leaders in expanding educational opportunity. Although 16 million American children face the extra challenges of poverty, an increasing body of evidence shows they can achieve at the highest …

Reading the Gospels – Thursdays 8:15 pm

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Resumes Thursday, November 15st Interested in a Bible Study, but never been in a Bible study before?  Have questions about the Bible, Jesus and God?  Wondering just how to make sense of what is in the Bible for your actual life? We’ll be gathering on Thursdays from 8:15 – 9:15 pm in Room 216 at Pasquerilla Spiritual Center to explore the stories about …