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Two Questions: Olivia Updegrove

One Great Idea! October LOGOS - More Than Just Tricks and Treats!

Runner! A Role for All Ages in Serving

Is it Wednesday yet?

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Two Questions: Olivia Updegrove

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Rev. Dr. Olivia Bryan UpdegroveMinister for Ministries Across Generations Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)     In each edition of GenOn Connect, we ask someone the same two questions about intergenerational ministry: “What keeps you up at night?” and “What gets you up in the morning?” What keeps you up at night? The interplay between “keeping it real” and “making it real” keeps me up at night. As I get older, time seems to pass faster and faster. I can feel the changes and aging process more at night, and thus I realize that my “youthful relevance” has left and it...

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One Great Idea! October LOGOS - More Than Just Tricks and Treats!

Posted by Tracey Daniels at

Beth Pool Christian Education Director First Presbyterian Church Eaton, Ohio Families have enjoyed Wednesday Night LOGOS since 2002 at small town First Presbyterian Church in Eaton, Ohio. Generations of families have spent Wednesday nights participating in the four parts of LOGOS: 1) playing games at recreation 2) learning about God and His plan for their lives at Bible Stories & Study 3) planning and practicing worship activities in Worship Skills/Arts class 4) most importantly, shared LOGOS meals filled with good food, lots of fun, games, and limitless fellowship linking generations within our church family. Since about 2012, the month of...

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Runner! A Role for All Ages in Serving

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        Liz PerraudExecutive DirectorGenOn Ministries                                                                                                                 Imagine the best mission project ever that makes a huge impact, addresses hunger and malnutrition, takes a few hours, is a ton of fun, and engages nearly every age and stage of life. That would be a...

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Is it Wednesday yet?

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We say that the purpose of Recreation at LOGOS is to have great fun at the expense of no one else. But that describes the whole evening.

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Creating a Contagious Community

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“We long for intergenerational relationships,” Perraud said, noting that the earliest church attendees met in homes to pray, worship, break bread, learn and fellowship alongside believers of all ages.

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