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When God is Not Fair-Gather Magazine Bible Study
For fall 2016, Meghan Johnston Aelabouni helps us explore biblical images of a God who acts beyond our conceptions of what's "fair." From Jonah’s prayer to God from the belly of a big fish to school-age siblings and squabbling nations, this fall we'll delve into what it means to worship a God who forgives the guilty, chooses the unlikely and gives to those who haven't "earned" it.

Session 1: Jonah and the terrible, horrible, no good, very bad day: when God forgives the guilty
Session 2: Jesus and the evil eye: when God blesses the undeserving
Session 3: Paul and the power of failure: when God chooses the unlikely


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Cherish All Children, Amy Hartman (email), Diaconal Minister, National Director. Available to speak to adults about how to get involved in addressing and preventing child sexual exploitation. Fees: honoraium requested and travel cost reimbursement.

For the next year, congregations are invited to "Mobilize Prayer - End Demand". On the second Sunday of the month (during the Prayers of the People) and the third Thursday at 2:00 pm, please pray the following prayer - download here.

Be sure you are looking at and reading our Synod Women’s newsletter, The Northwester. It comes out quarterly. Your unit should be receiving at least one free copy. Encourage women to order their own copies for only $8.00 a year. It’s a good bargain! Our editor, Eleanor Johnson, does a wonderful job of publishing our newsletter and she’d welcome any news from local units so feel free to share some of the wonderful things you are doing in your units.  Email your articles or ideas to Eleanor by September 1, December 1, March 1, or June 1. If you want to know what’s happening with the women of our Synod, the Northwester is the place to find out! 

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