Staff Blogger: Ellen Venema, Rhein Center Assistant Coordinator Each person passing through the gates experiences Lakeside in their own unique way. Wide-ranging programming across all four Chautauqua pillars engages the diverse...

Lakeside Chautauqua welcomes the Rev. Steven Court as guest preacher on Sunday, Sept. 4. The Rev. Court is a pastor who received his call to ministry while serving as a volunteer...

Lakeside Chau­tauqua welcomes The Rev. Dr. Valerie Stul­tz on Sunday, Aug. 28. Having spent much of her life in education, the Rev. Dr. Valerie Stul­tz believes she is called to guide...

Religion, in Christian tradition, is both personal and social holiness. There are many expressions of religion, and one’s faith journey is not the same as another’s faith journey. Each summer, Lakeside...

“I don’t remember a time when I did not know the love of God,” says the Rev. Dr. Peggy Streiff about the blessings in her life. “I love the church, and...

Many of us long for a sense of community – a place where people know and welcome us. Is Lakeside just a place to vacation? Or is Lakeside a community where...

Bringing his expertise on the history and contemporary relevance of Christian theology and ethics, religion and the arts, inter-religious dialogue and homiletics, the Rev. Dr. Stephen Butler Murray will serve as...

There are several catego­ries of clergy in The United Methodist Church. One is the licensed pastor. A person called to minis­try becomes a licensed local pastor by attending a five-year Course...

Along our spiritual journey, we need to experience new thoughts and perspectives that challenge us to engage with God, join a dialogue about the Holy and learn new thoughts about worship...

Better known as a chief dreamer and spiritual entrepreneur of ministry marketplace innovation, the Rev. Dr. Michael Slaughter took a 90-member congregation to more than 4,000 members. His call to afflict...