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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 2017 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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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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April 2017 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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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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Tags: music, organ

March 2017 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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In Their Own Words: Diane Landmesser

Posted by Diane Landmesser on

Our recent stewardship campaign offered several opportunities for members of St. Theodore’s to share heartfelt testimonials about the role that both giving and our church community play in their lives. Following are some thoughts from one of the youth at St. Theodore’s: Diane Landmesser.

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Tags: prayer, stewardship

Welcome New Vestry Members

Posted by Barbara Taylor on

Our Annual Meeting of the Parish was held this Sunday, January 22nd. In addition to an abundance of food and fellowship, we voted in three new vestry members: Sue Scott, Randy Brown, and Wayne Whitney.  In case you missed their biographies in the January issue of "The Messenger," here is a...

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Tags: vestry

January 2017 Message from the Rector

Posted by Will Lowry on

The new calendar year is here and our culture suggests that this is the time to right some wrongs, to make new goals, to change the way we do things if we aren't happy with them.

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