Prayer is like a gentle breeze,
Whispering through stately trees,
Making words, chants and songs
Echoing the whole day long
Like wishes made on bended knees.
Prayer is like a summer sun,
Beating down, while children run
To laugh and play, to run and chase
Each other all around this place,
Secure in warmth of love from One.
Prayer is like a winter snow,
Floating down with glistening glow.
Each flake different than the other
Will give chances to discover
Worth in things we did not know.
Prayer is like springtime rain,
Washing over growing pains,
Cleansing off and making clear
What needs are met by facing fear,
To see the Truth while minds are sane.
Prayer is like the whispy smoke
Flying high to give a poke
To God and all His mighty power.
Guide us through this troubled hour
Seeing humor in life’s joke.
Broadway-style entertainments with dinner, wine and auctions will benefit Illinois South Conference's DuBois Center on Friday, May 12, 2017 from 5 pm until 10 pm at the Four Points by Sheraton in Fairview Heights.
You can help through sponsorships, donations for the silent auction, purchasing tickets, and bidding on silent auction items.
Click here to find out more about sponsorships.
To order tickets by mail, click here.
To volunteer time or donate to the silent auction, click here.
For more information, contact Norma Borgmann at 618-533-1658 or 618-292-4617. Register online.
The Church & Ministry Team requires Boundary Awareness Training for all authorized ministers every three years. A schedule of boundary awareness training will be established soon. If you think that you are due for Boundary Awareness Training, contact the Illinois South Conference office at 618-654-2125. We are planning a Boundary Training on October 20, 2017, the day prior to the Annual Meeting.