News/Events

TED Talk - September 30/October 1

Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks believes we're at a fateful moment in history. The West, including the United States, is divided, and extremism is growing. How do we face the future without fear? Rabbi Sacks discusses the "us" of relationship, identity, and responsibility, and gives a powerful way in which we CAN face the future without fear, together. Join us as we discuss this powerful Ted Talk after the 5:00 pm service on September 30th, and at 9:00 am on October 1. You can view the Talk by clicking on the video.

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Conversations That Matter - October 5

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On October 5 at 7 pm, join us for a new Conversations That Matter event on the topic of Personal Finance with Christine Benz of Morningstar. Christine will discuss successful retirement portfolio planning for both accumulators and retirees alike. She will present practical strategies for retirement portfolio plans in the current era of ultra-low yields, and share model portfolios based on Morningstar's bottom-up research.

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Breakfast With The Bishop - October 14

Join Bishop Jeff Lee for breakfast and conversation about the ministry of the diocese and the work to which God is calling us on Saturday, October 14, 8:30-10:00 am, at St. Andrew’s, Downers Grove. To RSVP, please contact Associate for Resource Development Shay Craig, (email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 312.751.3576). Before attending a breakfast, you are encouraged to view a video: http://tinyurl.com/y9np29du from Bishop Lee in which he shares his thoughts on "what a diocese is for."