Pastor’s commitment to inter-faith diversity leads her to Riderwood

By Almeda Girod Resident Writer Lisa Holloway’s relationship with Erickson Retirement Communities dates back to 1998 when she arrived at Greenspring as the Pastoral Ministries Manager. She and Dennis Jones, Riderwood’s Pastoral Ministries Manager at that time, “waved” as they passed on the Beltway. After five years, Lisa and Dennis switched campuses to facilitate an…

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity scheduled for January 18 through 25

By Bob Merikangas Resident Writer As in previous years, Christian residents of Riderwood can celebrate the annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, January 18 to 25, with people all over the world. The theme, “Justice, Only Justice, You Shall Pursue,” is taken from Deuteronomy 16:20. Some information from the website of the Graymoor Ecumenical…

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins January 18

By Bob Merikangas Resident Writer As in previous years, Christian residents of Riderwood can celebrate the annual Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, January 18 – 25. Information about the theme for 2018 is provided on the website of Graymoor Ecumenical & Interreligious Institute, but here are some selected points. The theme, “Your Right Hand,…