Author: Dawn Star Sarahs-Borchelt

MLUC Seder

Passover has been celebrated in Jewish homes for thousands of years as a way of commemorating the story of Moses leading the Jews out of slavery in Egypt to freedom. It is a holiday that is meant to shed light on oppression in our time, … read more.

Meaning Making Circle

As the events of this week have unfolded we may have felt angry, sad, scared, and confused.  The media, pundits, and our friends and family have explored what happened and why.  But what does it mean to us?  Making meaning is a core human activity … read more.

Vigil January 6, 2021

Dear friends –

It has been an overwhelming day in the news cycle.  I am not surprised by the events in and around the US Capitol but I am angry, sad, and scared.  You may be feeling some of these things too.  Rich Fritzson, our Executive … read more.

Care, Connect, Commit

What will faith development programming for children and youth look like this fall at MLUC?

I’ve been asking myself that with varying degrees of curiosity, despair, and determination for months.  Luckily, I do not have to figure out the answers all by myself!  In August we … read more.

May Packet – Teacher Appreciation Packets

Starting in May, each family registered for Faith Development will receive a monthly activity packet.  This month’s packet includes stamped, addressed thank-you cards for each teacher who taught each child in the family!

Here’s the instructions:


I Spy … Principles With My Little Eye

Although we encourage everyone to participate via Zoom because personal connection is important, we are also making the materials from each week’s family faith development meeting available to families for home use!

This week’s class was geared to be mostly check-in and a game.  We did … read more.