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From the Minister, September 2018

by Rev. Dr. Stephen H. Furrer, Developmental Minister

Developmental ministry is a program intentionally structured to help a congregation strengthen its human systems and institutional infrastructure; i.e., to tighten up unclear lines of responsibility and accountability and to help the various activities and programs become … read more.

Board Buzz: President’s Report

by Tom Doe, Board President

One cannot help being depressed about the decline of civility in our society.  It is dominating our politics and seeping into our lives at many levels.  In our church we are addressing this through our Right Relations work (many thanks … read more.

Where Has the Right Relations Task Force Been?

by Mary Anderson

Right relations at East Shore is alive and kicking!  Despite keeping a seemingly low profile during the summer, here’s what’s been happening under the calm surface:

The Right Relations Task Force has become the Right Relations Committee, a standing committee of the Board. We … read more.

Greeting Visitors with a Smile!

by Nicole Duff, Membership Development Manager

This is the time of year when we see lots of visitors… finding a new church home before the start of school and other fall activities.
For many, approaching a visitor can be intimidating. If you find yourself tongue tied… … read more.