Posts by Gray Lesesne (Page 3)

Have you seen our sign?

Have you seen our new billboard on I-74 in Brownsburg? Good Samaritan is starting the Love Your Neighbor idea in Hendricks County as a way of simply encouraging our communities and neighborhoods and people to get to know, understand, and care for the people who live around us. Not just the people we like or…

Welcome, Erica Ridderman!

Erica Ridderman joined Good Samaritan’s staff as our Intern for Discipleship and Spiritual Formation, on June 24​. Erica’s main job will be to build on the great foundation we’ve got in our Going Deeper 1 and 2 small groups to create a whole network of small groups and learning and spiritual formation opportunities for both our members and…

A Poem for River Sunday

Good Samaritan Norm Minnick authored the poem below for River Sunday, the final of our four Creation Season Sundays in June. Thanks for sharing your gifts with us, Norm! THE POET SPEAKS OF RIVERS after Langston Hughes I, too, have known rivers. I’ve known rivers ancient as the world and older than the flow of…

Register now for Good Sam’s Retreat in August!

Good Samaritan’s Annual Retreat Weekend is Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19 at Waycross in Brown County. Come away and relax, enjoying Waycross’ beautiful views, winding trails, ziplining, conversations, game night, campfire and lots of fun for families of all kinds (couples, singles, and families with kids are welcome). Online registration is available now with full…

Love is the Way! Discuss Bishop Curry’s sermon this Sunday!

“Think and imagine a world where love – sacrificial, redemptive love – is the way.” Presiding Bishop Curry electrified listeners around the world with his message at the Royal Wedding. Come to the Explorer’s Forum this Sunday, June 3 from 9:00-9:45 a.m. in the library at Harris.  We’ll watch Bishop Curry’s message together and then…

Prep the Food Pantry on June 6!

#ChurchThatServes: Next Wednesday, June 6 at 7:00 p.m., we’ll be back at Brownsburg Community School Corporation Food Pantry here at Harris Academy. Meet at Door 7A! We’ll sort through the delivery from Gleaners Food Bank to make it all ready for clients who are coming on Thursday. Afterwards, we’ll turn the table of service into…

Come Away to Brown County!

Good Samaritan’s Annual Retreat Weekend is Saturday, August 18 and Sunday, August 19 at Waycross in Brown County. Come away and relax, enjoying Waycross’ beautiful views, winding trails, ziplining, conversations, game night, campfire and lots of fun for families of all kinds (couples, singles, and families with kids are welcome). Online registration is available now with full…

Presiding Bishop to preach at Royal Wedding!

So, if news about the wedding preacher, our Presiding Bishop, has awakened your curiosity, we invite you to visit Good Samaritan or any Episcopal Church soon. We are open-minded followers of Jesus Christ who focus on loving, serving, and including all people, without exception. And we will try to treat you like royalty, too. [Anglican…

Walk with us in Indy Pride on June 9!

Walk With Good Samaritan in the Circle City Pride Parade! We’ll join with our friends from Brownsburg High School Equality Club and lots of other religious organizations and faith communities as we march in the Circle City Pride Parade on Saturday, June 9. We’re planning on getting a bus that will leave from Harris Academy…

Pub Theology on May 9–Moms Demand Action

Looking for the intersection between faith, good food, and good conversation? We invite you to Pub Theology on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Green Street Pub (911 N. Green Street, Brownsburg) from 6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m. Melanie Sokhey, a member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Indianapolis,  Moms Demand Action will be joining us to talk about how…