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Posts from March 2020

Bread for All During COVID-19

Last week our recent TLLC donations (145 lbs. of food and supplies) were delivered to the Bread for All food pantry. Over 80 South Austin neighbors were served at the pantry last Monday. This week that number increased to over 100. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Bread for All distributed pre-filled bags of groceries outside their host…

From the Pastor

In the fourth century, Lent was understood as the time for catechumens to prepare for baptism at Easter, and baptismal preparation included meditation on John’s stories about the meaning of Christ for the baptized community (Nicodemus, The Woman at the Well, The Healing of the Blind Man, & The Raising of Lazarus). Our lectionary revives…

The Red Bench: 2020

Triumphant Love hosted about 70 attendees for February’s The Red Bench. Sponsored by Interfaith Action of Central Texas (iACT), The Red Bench is an ongoing dialogue program designed to improve interfaith understanding and civil discourse in our society.  The evening began with fellowship and a delicious vegetarian supper. Our Visitation Pastor Armin Steege presented the discussion topic: Who Counts…

Austin CROP Hunger Walk: 2020

Thank you to all walkers and sponsors of this year’s Austin CROP Hunger Walk! We walked in memory of TLLC member and long-time CROP walker, Kris Carlson, while raising over $2000 to help end hunger in Austin and around the world. Donations are still accepted at: crophungerwalk.org/austin/tllc .