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809, 2017

Harvey Response, Fall Formation, and Outreach Grants

September 8th, 2017|From the Rector|

From the Rector First, our response to Hurricane Harvey is underway. Today (Friday), Colin Hills and Bracken Reece drove to the Gulf Coast to deliver a trailer-full of supplies and resources to local agencies, and

109, 2017

Hurricane Harvey Relief – Proper 17A

September 1st, 2017|From the Rector|

From the Rector In barely over a week, we've witnessed from afar one of the most catastrophic natural disasters in our nation's history. The death toll will likely continue to rise, and the amount of

2508, 2017

Michael Farewell and Meaningful Life – Proper 16A

August 25th, 2017|From the Rector|

Several months ago, two different parishioners each gave me a copy of The Book of Joy, and then a third, unrelated person, asked me whether I’d read it. Their enthusiasm is well placed! It’s a

1808, 2017

Solar Eclipse – Proper 15A

August 18th, 2017|From the Rector|

From the Rector: Solar Eclipse - Proper 15A As you no doubt know already, there will be a total solar eclipse in North America on Monday. In preparation for it, I reread a classic essay by Annie

1108, 2017

Moral Erosion

August 11th, 2017|From the Rector|

The world can be a fearsome place, and it can be tempting to selectively choose the parts of Scripture or the Christian tradition that help us feel stronger and more capable of resisting the things

408, 2017

Feast of the Transfiguration of Our Lord

August 4th, 2017|From the Rector|

This weekend we'll once again celebrate our namesake feast, the Transfiguration of our Lord, and thanks to an amazing blog post I read this week, I have come to realize that I've been preaching the Transfiguration

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