Entries by Brigitte Parenteau

Justice Choir

There’s a new choir in town. Anyone can join. Led by Tesfa Wondemagegnehu, the Justice Choir Twin Cities will sing about peace, freedom, courage, love, resilience, human rights and taking a stand.

Westminster Day Camp

Westminster Day Camp offers the chance for children to learn, play and grow, while exploring our city. 2017 Westminster Day Camp will return to Lake Nokomis Presbyterian Church in south Minneapolis. Our theme for the week is “Discover.”

Blessed Ramadan Project

Now, more than ever, it is time to speak up. Join the Minnesota Council of Churches in showing respect for our Muslim neighbors as we wish them a Blessed Ramadan. Ramadan begins this year at sunset on Friday, May 26 and lasts until Sunday, June 24.

Dr. Carmel Tinnes Chosen for Director of Educational Ministries

Westminster is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Carmel Tinnes as the new Director of Educational Ministries. “Carmel is uniquely qualified for this new position,” said Rev. Meghan Gage-Finn. “She has shown a strong commitment to telling God’s story to all God’s people, children and adults, and will help us share the story with one another in new ways.”

Meisel Scholar Reflections: Phillip Engh

How did your time in Cuba this summer inform your college coursework and other learning experiences?  As a Spanish minor at Colorado College, the experience I’ve gained from the multiple trips abroad to Cuba has been unparalleled. I’ve often heard comments referring to the importance of out-of-the-classroom learning experiences with respect to foreign languages. Never […]

Meisel Scholar Reflections: Tyler Larson

How did your time in Cuba this summer inform your understanding college coursework, study abroad semester, and other learning experiences?  Throughout my time in Cuba I was able to apply all that I have learned from my professors here at winona and apply a new lense and gain more in depth and personal understaning of […]