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Growing leaders with deep, bold, consequential faith.
My trips to Peru have been life-giving and heart-lifting for me in countless ways, but the chief blessing for me is that in stepping outside my parish, outside my socio-economic bubble, I am meeting Christ and Christ’s church again for the first time, to quote a Marcus Borg phrase.
From gathering in Galveston to begin a spiritual journey, to walking in the footsteps of Paul through Turkey and Greece, to honing in on one’s skills through 10 minute toolbox webinars in focused learning on various topics…LEAD gives us all an opportunity to study and spend time in devotions as we learn to Live every day as disciples….
Holy Comforter’s Council invited the congregation to participate in the LEAD Congregational Assessment. Our results affirmed that our prayer, study and work is working. We know we must listen into the community and we are beginning to do it. The assessment also reminded us of our growth areas and gave some insight in how to move forward and where to focus.
Camp Hope is a leadership pipeline for High School youth and young adults. It is one of the few ministries in the church that has a concrete system in place to make disciples who have the ability to make disciples. Oh, and it’s a really fun Bible based day camp for kids too.