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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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May Message from the Rector

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Sometimes all of the weight of the not so joyous moments suppress the joyful ones - or at least shorten them. The vacation, the wonderful night out, time spent with loved ones, surprises that put smiles on our faces.

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April Message from the Rector

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What is it about being Eastered that changes us? How are we changed? What are we doing about it? What, as a community of Christ’s followers—Resurrection believers—are we doing about it in our community? How does that change the world?

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March Message from the Rector

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We are called to be the beloved community. We are called, especially during this season of Lent, to reconcile with God and with each other.

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February Message from the Rector

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On Sunday, January 28th we held our 38th Annual Parish Meeting. The parish hall was full of St. Theodorians and as always there was plenty of food to go around. We began with a presentation of our budget for 2018 and had discussion about trends and realities we were facing financially as a...

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2018 Annual Meeting: Rector's Report

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 He said to him, "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind.” This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.” On these two commandments hang all...

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