Creative Beauty

Hello Young at Heart Friends and Family:

While we mourn with all those who are suffering from the latest hurricanes, Fiona and Ian, let us rejoice with the beautiful Fall weather we are experiencing here in West Michigan. Mother Nature sure has a way to show both her power and beauty.

This morning, during our Embracing the Beauty of Creation Series, we listened with awe and wonder at the beauty and mastermind behind God’s creation. Segment II “The Human Person,” will meet Monday, October 17th at 10:30.

After a tasty lunch of Jambalaya, Gina Bivens took us on a tour of downtown Grand Rapids embracing the creative architecture and public art that graces many of the old buildings, sculptures and murals… beauty of another sort. Gina’s next presentation will be Monday, October 31st at  12:30, featuring the stories behind Mugshots taken from the Archives of Grand Rapids. 


🍁 Technology Drop-in Session is scheduled for Monday, October 10th 1:00-2:00.  All are welcome to drop in. Bring your questions regarding any of your electronic devices- phones, computers, tablets, smart watches…. for Nate to answer.  If you have a specific question and would like a 15 minute time slot, RSVP by Thursday, October 6th. 

🍁 Cooking Class on Monday, October 10th 11:30-1:00 features cooking with Spaghetti Squash. Menu: Spaghetti Squash Chicken Alfredo with Broccoli, Spaghetti Squash Pad Thai (with chicken), Southwest Taco stuffed Spaghetti Squash. Cost: $5.00. RSVP by Friday, October 7th.

Meeting Our Neighbors: Sunday, October 9th @ 10:30-11:00, join Jean Silbar, from Temple Emanuel as she meets with the St. Alphonsus’ Religious Education families to describe what Jesus may have encountered in his Religious Education and today’s faith formation program. Embrace the opportunity to make Jesus even more relatable as we glimpse into his early years. Light refreshments will be available at 10:15. Please RSVP.  See attachment.

Embracing all things beautiful,


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