The Rev. Lisa Larges will preach. She is the Outreach Coordinator at State Services for the Blind, and the Associate Pastor for Congregational Care at Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church in Minneapolis. Lisa grew up in Minneapolis and is a graduate of San Francisco Theological Seminary. Her ordination to the position at Lake Nokomis Church in October of 2016 was the culmination of a 30-year journey toward ministry.
From 2002 through 2012 she worked with That All May Freely Serve, advocating for full and fair participation of all members in the life of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), including gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender members. In her work with That All May Freely Serve, she traveled across the country, meeting with large and small churches, and Presbyterians with diverse and divergent views.
This Sunday the One Great Hour of Sharing special offering will be received during today’s worship service. The children of Central has set a group goal of collecting $300 for this offering.