Vanilla Meeting Notes

Vanilla Meeting Notes 9 AM February 19, 2017 Conversation Starter Tips and Suggestions: 1. Be open about who you are. 2. What did you enjoy most this week? 3. Questions about any common experience. 4. Don’t correct simple mistakes. 5. Share your vulnerabilities. 6. Seek to find out what other is expert in. 7. Share […]

Fudge Ripple Meeting Notes

Ephesians 2:10-18 Pastor – taught when growing up to not answer white questions. If they wanted to learn about him and his family, they had to do things along with his family. Now he sees that they just wanted to get to know him. His best friend is white. Chocolate Meeting Summary Discussed Trump’s election—how […]

Fudge Ripple Overview

The Scriptural foundation that must be kept in mind when participating are the following (click on the Scripture reference to see the passage from “The Message” then close the new tab to return to this page):   Ephesians 2:14-18 Christ broke down the walls of separation between human beings. 1 Corinthians 12:13-27 We are all […]

Historical Overview

Before the Civil War After 1808, slaves could no longer be imported. If the number of slaves was to increase, children had to be born. Female slaves who hit puberty early and easily had children were often given preferential treatment. Male slaves who were willing to have sex but did not want to have relationships […]

Fudge Ripple Happened February 19

Focus on Interpersonal Relationships Original Schedule on February 19 9:00 – 10:00 AM Chocolate meeting (Multipurpose Room) and Vanilla meeting (room 101) 10:30 – 12:30 AM Church as Usual 12:30 – 1:00 PM Light Lunch provided by the church 1:00 – 2:30 PM Fudge Ripple Meeting Link to Overview Link to Fudge Ripple Meeting Write-up […]

Fudge Ripple Photographs

(Click on pictures below to enlarge) The cakes below were commissioned by Jonathan Kelly and baked by his daughter Lynnette. They were to serve as examples about the futility of judging from the outside. The Chocolate Frosted Cake was a checkerboard cake with vanilla and chocolate sections. The Orange Cake (far left) had four layers […]

Kids Across America Camp This Summer

KAA Camp discussion for 2017 has started! Rock will be sending a contingent leaving July 22 for Session 8 of camp 7/23 – 7/29. Individuals between the ages of 9 and 18 are eligible to attend. Cost of the camp is $165. $50 must be turned in with the application. Fund-raisers will be scheduled to […]