An Amazing Weekend

Our concert and FaceToFace event went off without a hitch, and was a great success.

Here’s a link to a Facebook video Holli’s sister shot at the concert (we were opening for a few minutes at the start): Video

Many musicians and worship leaders were served during the day, and the concert in the Gothic Arches was just a blast. More later, as the Intensive is still on through this week.

I’ll get some of our current participants commenting on the experience in a post. Then, yesterday, hammered dulcimer artist and Intensive participant Garrett Viggers led worship – a rich a beautiful time surrounding ideas from St. Brendan’s journey by Joel Mason.

We’d still appreciate your prayers – more earth-shattering discussions, worship and creativity going on this week.


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