PARABLES SUNDAY WORSHIP
10:15 a.m. Parables Worship in the Chapel
Starting September 10!
Parables is uniquely crafted for people with disabilities and their families. Services are designed to welcome everyone just as they are with music, an inspiring message, and connections in community. Join us in the Chapel at 10:15 a.m.! (Also available on our website for livestream, on Facebook, and on-demand.)
POW — Parables on Wednesdays
4:00-5:00 p.m. in the Gym and Graceland
Wednesday afternoons we invite youth from Kindergarten to High School to come together as we explore the Bible. We start with open gym from 4:00 to 4:15 p.m., then dive into our Bible story and finish with a craft.
AWE Adult on Wednesday Evenings
6:15-7:30 p.m. in the Corner
AWE is Bible study geared towards those who have finished High School and up. This class is devoted to growing our faith and relationship with God. The night starts with a couple songs and then we dive into scripture and encourage lots of conversations. A very interactive class.
Wednesdays, 5:45-6:15 p.m. in the Chapel
All ages and stages are invited to join voices in the Parables Choir. The Choir will be performing in The Chapel and Sanctuary, solo and with the other choirs! Come be a part of a truly magical ensemble.
PARABLES SPECIAL EVENTS:
PARABLES MOMS SPRING RETREAT – APRIL 19 & 20
Click here to register
Episcopal House of Prayer, Collegeville, MN
Friday, April 19th, arrival 3:00 p.m. – Saturday, April 20th, departure 2:00 p.m.
Cost includes retreat program, lodging, 3 meals and lots of snacks.
Individual Room $175 • Shared Room $125
Please join us for the Parables Women’s Retreat at the serene and spiritual Episcopal House of Prayer. This retreat is designed for women that are parents/caregivers of a loved one that has a disability. The retreat will focus on the highs and lows and everything in between of being a parent/caregiver. We will explore some spiritual practices as we spend time together. It is a short drive from the Twin Cities. Hope you can join us!
PARABLES FRIENDSHIP AND RESPITE GROUP
Saturday, February 10, 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
High School Collaboration — Friday, March 15, 5:00-8:00 p.m.
In the Gym
Mark your calendar for our monthly Friendship Group! There is something for everyone, open gym, music, dancing, crafts and sharing a meal together. Fridays are Movie Night with pizza and popcorn!! Open to ALL ages.
PARENT/CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
2nd Thursday of the month
6:00-7:30 p.m. in the Corner (on 1/12 we will meet in Care-of-You room)
Led by Rev. Lindy Purdy
Parables Support Group offers parents/caregivers a safe space where they can share in similar journeys. A community that supports one another from seeking referrals to lending an empathetic ear. Rev. Lindy Purdy facilities the group the 2nd Thursday of the month. Please contact Michele Ramert email@example.com for childcare.
DADs + DUDES NIGHT OUT
Birches on the Lake, Long Lake
Friday, February 23rd at 6 PM
A night for the Dad’s to connect/reconnect! Dan Stark will be joining you for an evening of pizza and conversation.
Please RSVP HERE
August 5 – 9
Monday – Friday
9:00 AM to Noon Daily
$125 per person
All ages welcome!
It won’t be a party without YOU! Join us for Parables Summer VBS. We will be teaming up Ms Jodie to create a unique, fun and inclusive worship experience! The theme is Start the Party and you have an exclusive, lifetime invitation from Jesus. He gives us the most amazing reason to celebrate, the unconditional love of God. During the week we will explore friendship, belonging, forgiveness, and purpose through hands on, engaging experiences.