Sanctuary Night Training
Nov
18
2:30 PM14:30

Sanctuary Night Training

Our next training for Sanctuary Night on Sunday, November 18th from 2:30-4:00 at the church. Reach out to Hannah Estabrook with question. Sanctuary Night is sort of like a drop-in center that we host on Monday nights in Sullivant Ave for women still caught up in prostitution. We provide food, coffee, clothing, hygiene items, and a consistent safe space for them to just BE

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New Membership Cohort
Dec
1
9:00 AM09:00

New Membership Cohort

This will be a one day event for us to discuss membership in Franklinton Abbey. This conversation is for you if you are discerning how God is inviting you to build with us. We will focus our conversation on our 6 commitments - Spiritual Direction, Contemplative/Active Prayer, Generosity, Hospitality, Having a discerning community, Restorative Peacemaking. This is a required group for anyone who wants to be a member at the Abbey. Please RSVP on the slack channel #newmemberscohort

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Advent conversations with St. John's
Dec
2
6:00 PM18:00

Advent conversations with St. John's

We will be hosting a series of conversations with the community of St. Johns following our services in December. At 6p we will gather in the meeting room for a short meal (St. John’s will provide soup and bread we will provide drinks (healthy) and fruit for dessert) and then small group discussion. Each week will have a different focus - This week’s focus will be around issues of Racism.

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Advent conversations with St. John's
Dec
9
6:00 PM18:00

Advent conversations with St. John's

We will be hosting a series of conversations with the community of St. Johns following our services in December. At 6p we will gather in the meeting room for a short potluck meal and then small group discussion. Each week will have a different focus - This week’s focus will be loving our neighbors in Franklinton.

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Carolling!!!!
Dec
16
4:00 PM16:00

Carolling!!!!

We will walk around Franklinton and carol together and then have hot chocolate before our Advent conversation with St. John’s that begins at 6p. Dinner will be provided during our conversation with St. Johns. St. John’s will provide soup and bread. We will provide drinks and fruit for dessert

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Advent Conversations with St. John's
Dec
16
6:00 PM18:00

Advent Conversations with St. John's

We will be hosting a series of conversations with the community of St. Johns following our services in December. At 6p we will gather in the meeting room for a short meal and then small group discussion. Each week will have a different focus - This week’s focus will be a contemplative practice focusing on the content from our discussion the previous two weeks understanding Racism and understanding Franklinton. The Abbey community will be leading this conversation.

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Christmas Eve plan.  Please READ!
Dec
23
4:00 PM16:00

Christmas Eve plan. Please READ!

Community, St. John’s has a Christmas Eve Liturgy planned on Christmas Eve at 5:30p. This will include Eucharist and Carols. Because they are using the space during this time we will do our own Christmas Eve during worship and prayer on Dec 23rd. Join us during that time and if you would like participate in St. John’s worship on Christmas Eve.

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Ladies Night (Crafts & Snack
Nov
9
6:30 PM18:30

Ladies Night (Crafts & Snack

Ladies Night is coming up....

Friday, November 9. 7-10pm

Message Melissa on slack for her address

Bring a snack to share, if you are able....and/or...

Bring a beverage to share.

Melissa will have supplies set out if you would like to make a prayer card for yourself or someone else. Feel free to also bring whatever you might already be working on. (Art journals, knitting, whatever) OR, simply hang out!

If the weather is reasonable, I can also have the fire pit going for roasting marshmallows, etc.

It’ll be a relaxed, cozy evening for us all!

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