On January 29, 2023 at 12:00 pm, the Right Reverend Jonathan Folts will offer a keynote address at Heavenly Rest’s Annual Parish Meeting. Bishop Folts is the bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of South Dakota, where he works closely with the indigenous communities of that region. He also grew up at the Church of the Heavenly Rest!
Bishop Folts’s keynote address is entitled “We Come As Foreigners: Life In An Lakota/Dakota/Nakota Reservation”. His talk will focus on the experience of welcoming the stranger and being welcomed as a stranger in his ministry context. It promises to be a fruitful and fascinating discussion.
Please plan to join us for our Annual Parish Meeting at noon on January 29, when we will review the parish budget, elect Vestry members and delegates to Diocesan Convention, and hear about the important work of a Bishop who spent his formative years at
Activities will be provided for children. Lunch will be provided after the meeting.