Angie Stryker

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Angie Stryker



Photo credit: Maureen Porto. 

My Sacred Place


Sarah’s Garden at SIFAT Campus

Sarah’s Garden beckons the public to come, sit, unwind, think, pray, and meditate. It is an ideal place for those with mental health issues, as it sets up a therapeutic space. But overall, it is a communal setting for all to simply relax and reflect.

Meet Another Firesoul


Melissa Burdick

Melissa Burdeck is a story-teller who brings to life the plants that surround us, both common and rare. A self-described “plant nerd,” Melissa’s passion for growing both plants and communities shines through as the executive director of The Brenton Arboretum in Dallas Center, IA. In her responsibility as a Firesoul, Melissa works to inspire visitors...

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