On August 3, 2022, Session reviewed recent events and plans for the future. In addition to approving the consent agenda, Session approved the Sunday September 4, 2022 baptisms of Astrid Stripes—daughter of Julia Swanson and Caleb Stripes—and Caleb. Session reviewed gifts to the community, ongoing volunteerism at the VA, the Food Bank, Habitat for Humanity, among the many ways we express God’s love. Session approved Pastors Ryan and Lindsay’s plan for worship and faith formation over the next 12 months, called “Now. Here. This.” Session has canceled its stated meeting on Wednesday, September 3 and will instead meet for a Session retreat on Saturday, September 17.