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Sermon for Easter Day, 2015

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And the angel said to the women, “He has been raised; he is not here. He is going ahead of you to Galilee. There you will see him, just as he told you.” After this stunning proclamation, Mark tells us that the women fled in fear, and told no one. At one time, this account […]

Easter: 2015

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Stop swimming upstream against the Spirit’s flow & move downstream on the current of God’s love. Take the leap of faith & turn gently toward our loving God.

Sermon on the Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday (March 29, 2015)

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Dear John: I am sorry for the death of your good friend. He was way too young to die, and I know your heart is broken. You probably feel like screaming at the universe that life isn’t fair. It isn’t. Such tragedy makes all of us protest that life isn’t fair, and pushes us to […]

Easter Services (April 4 & 5, 2015)

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Easter, the “Queen of Feasts,” is honored with glorious music, beautiful flowers, and our finest liturgies as we hear the story of the Resurrection, proclaim our hope in God, and share Holy Communion.  Descriptions of each service and event are given below. April 4, 2015 The Great Vigil of Easter (8:00pm) The first celebration of […]

Holy Week: Preparing for Easter (March 29 to April 3, 2015)

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The powerful liturgies of Holy Week invite us to make a spiritual journey. Day by day, we follow Jesus’ footsteps: his triumphal entry into Jerusalem; his washing of the disciples’ feet at the Last Supper; his vigil in the Garden of Gethsemane; and his arrest, trial, and crucifixion. Sunday of the Passion: Palm Sunday: March […]

Lent: 2015

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Christian life is an adventure in faith. May your Lenten observance open up to you new horizons of adventure, as God inspires and guides us at All Saints’.

Sermon for Ash Wednesday, February 18, 2015

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Guilt has been used for so long as a whipping stick to scare people into faith that the blessing of guilt has been lost. Guilt has been considered to be a psychological dark hole used as a way of avoiding treatment for depression for so long that its blessedness has been lost. Can anything good […]

Lent 2015: An Adventure in Faith

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Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper February 17 at 5:30 p.m. Ash Wednesday February 18 at noon and 7:00 p.m. Private Confession February 20, 10:00 a.m. to noon Wednesdays in Lent February 25 to March 25, 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. Soup Supper Reframing life through the lens of faith Homework room and childcare upon request Pysanky: Ukrainian […]