Volume 68 | Week of June 10, 2019
This Week at Incarnate Word
“The church is God saying: 'I'm throwing a banquet, and all these mismatched, messed-up people are invited.
Here, have some wine.”  
~ Rachel Held Evans
Celebration of the Life of Marge Young
We will be giving thanks to God for the life of Marge Young with a Service of Resurrection here at Incarnate Word on Monday, June 10th at 11 am .

If you cannot join us here that day, please lift the family up in prayer that they may continued to be assured of the resurrection promised by God for all God's children.
Word in Action
Monday, June 10th
Our Word in Action Core Group will be meeting  Monday, June 10th at 7 pm  here at the church. Please keep our Core Group leaders in your prayers as they continue to lead us in being "in the city for good." Any and all are welcomed to join us!
Roc ACTS Public Meeting
Tuesday, June 11th
Come meet the candidates running for public office in Rochester and Monroe County on Tuesday, June 11th from 6-8 pm at Baber AME Zion Church, 550 Meigs St. Contact Margret Roberts for more information.
Coffee Shop Hours
Wednesday, June 12th
Join Pastor Doug any time between 10 - 12 on Wednesday, June 12th at Boulder Coffee, 100 Alexander St., for a cup of coffee and conversation.
Candidate Forum
Rochester City Council
East District
Thursday, June 13th
You are invited to come and hear from candidates for the June 25th primary election here at Incarnate Word on Thursday, June 13th from 7 - 8:30 pm. The forum will focus on issues important to residents of the East District and the city as a whole.

This event is being sponsored by the League of Women Voters as well as the Browncroft, North Winton Village, and Park-Meigs Neighborhood Associations.
Worship Leaders
June 16, 2019
Pentecost
Will Our Church Survive?
"Breath, Fire, Wind, Womb: A Reflection on
the Holy Spirit"
Author and theologian, Rachel Held Evans, recently passed away at the age of 37 after a brief illness. For her profound reflection on the Holy Spirit, click on the button below. This is an excerpt from her New York Times Best-selling book, Searching for Sunday; Loving, Leaving, and Finding the Church.
Pastor's Ponderings

A Letter to my
College Chaplain