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Message from the Rector: February 2019

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This past Sunday, January 27th, we held our 39th Annual Parish Meeting. An estimated 120 of you were in attendance. During the meeting we heard from our Junior and Senior Wardens about the past year’s activities and successes. We were also able to ratify our updated bylaws bringing us in...

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Message from the Rector: January 2019

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As I sat down to write to you on the eve of the New Year, a friend's message on social media reminded me of this beautiful poem. The words proclaim as well as any and better than most how to approach the coming year. My hope and prayer is that each of us will have the courage to reach out and...

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December Message From The Rector

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The season of busyness is upon us. The cold air always seems to usher in a sense of urgency, hectic schedules, and sometimes downright chaos. Some of you have commented to me when asking about my schedule, “I know you are so busy at this time of year”. While it may be true of my...

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November Message from the Rector

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The season of giving thanks is upon us or at least that is what our culture tells us. While this time of year is special and should be enjoyed, we should also be continually giving thanks to God for all things in our lives. The General Thanksgiving from Morning Prayer says, We bless you for...

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October Message from the Rector

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As the hints of fall begin to appear and the beauty of God’s creation springs forth with color and cooler weather, I hope that you will take time to notice.

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September Message from the Rector

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We are people meant to live in community, meant to share our lives. In ages past, to offer the stranger, the traveler who showed up at your door a place to stay and to keep them safe was the norm. It was expected.

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Come and See!

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We are a church that believes that God created each of us out of love and that we are to share that same love with everyone. That is the mission of the church as a whole - to welcome each other with the radical grace, love and compassion that Jesus did.

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August Message from the Rector

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Caring is so much a part of what makes us human. When we stop caring, we lose a big chunk of our humanness.

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July Message from the Rector

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It is imperative that, as Christians, we remember that we have each taken vows to “Strive for justice and peace among all people, and respect the dignity of every human being.”

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June Message from the Rector

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Sojourner’s magazine and daily online publication posted an article titled 8 Sayings Christians Use to Let Ourselves Off the Hook, by Natalie Patton. Patton wrote the article in August of 2017, and either I have been out of touch for a bit, or the article has just recently trickled down to...

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