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Why Go To Church?

Posted by Rt. Rev. Larry R. Benfield on

It is an important gift that Christianity gives to the world: see the risen Christ in others so that they become our equals as we love them as we love ourselves. It brings peace. It is a message that the world needs now more than it has in ages.

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New Ministry: Comfort Food

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Last Saturday, six happy cooks left jars of soup in the freezer in the church kitchen. We enjoyed cooking together and started with vegetable soup. When we meet again, we'll add other menu choices. The soup is free to anyone. Just take what you want for "rainy day insurance" for yourself, or...

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June Message from the Rector

Posted by Will Lowry on

We cannot construe our own agendas with the truth of the Gospel. To quote St. Paul, “There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Jesus Christ” (Gal. 3:28). Each time we drink from the cup and eat the bread, we are reminded that...

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Parish Library Update: Spring 2017

Posted by Bill Myers on

Didn't know we had one? Our parish library is just inside the front door, off the narthex, to the left. There are special sections: Old and New Testament, Reference, Biblical Commentary, Devotions, and Music. Books in the general section are in alphabetical order according to author. The card...

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May Message from the Rector

Posted by Will Lowry on

This season is considered to be a season of mystagogy, where the meaning of the sacraments and the new life in Christ we received at His Resurrection on Easter morn are to be celebrated and remembered.

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New Adult Sunday School Classes Begin 4/23

Posted by Barbara Taylor on

Two new Adult Sunday School classes will begin on April 23rd. Parenting in the Pew A 6-week discussion for parents of kids ages 0-17 led by Fr. Will & Ivee Lowry. A kick-off event will be held on Saturday, April 22nd, at 4:30 at the Lowry's home. Please come by the office to get a copy of...

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April Message from the Rector

Posted by Will Lowry on

We are quickly approaching the end of our Lenten journey towards the cross. Yet we still have a bit more time to focus on our repentance as we head towards Palm Sunday, Holy Week and the celebration of Easter morning.

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Join Us For Holy Week & Easter Services!

Posted by Barbara Taylor on

From early times Christians have observed the week before Easter as a time of special devotion. St. Theodore’s marks this sacred week with prayerful liturgies and traditions as we remember Christ’s Passion and celebrate his Resurrection. Join us. All are welcome! Palm Sunday, April...

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What Organists Do In Their Spare Time

Posted by Annette Zehring on

On January 28th, I attended an organ workshop in Wichita, Kansas. Getting a chance to attend a nationally sponsored event so close to home was too good to pass up. Called "A January Jubilee," this workshop was one of three held across the nation. The event was co-sponsored by the Wichita Guild...

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March Message from the Rector

Posted by Will Lowry on

The tradition of Lent is a time for deep reflection, preparation, and reconnecting with our God. Participation in the paschal mystery of Jesus Christ is paramount in the life of people who believe in the Gospel, and follow the way of the Risen Lord.

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