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Collecting Supplies for 5th Graders

Roots is collecting gloves, school supplies, and snacks for a 5th grade class at Urban Academy Charter School (12 girls and 7 boys). We are collecting the following items during our Sunday worship gathering on 1/24 (last day!): Gloves Pencils & markers BOB books, books with a lot of pictures, books for ESL students Healthy snacks (granola bars,…

Emotionally Healthy Spirituality

Have you ever met a person who has gone to church their entire life, can quote the bible better than most, and yet still can be one of the most difficult people to be around because of their attitude, lack of self awareness, and emotional instability? This Sunday (1/3), we are kicking off a new sermon…

Yearning for Deliverance: An Advent Reflection

As we gear up for Christmas, let’s take time to think about Advent, its significance, and its relationship to our world today. Here, Roots community member Tim Krueger reflects on just that. I didn’t grow up particularly in tune with the church calendar, so Advent has never really been top of mind for me. Our…