Notes From Patmos

View this email in your browser Ministry Schedule This Sunday’s Readings Add/remove to prayerlist Signup for Text Messages Add/edit Contact Info       Hello all!  We had awesome Back to Church weekend!!!!  Evensong was magnificent, The Ice Cream social was loads of fun, the lector training was enlightening and very well done, Sunday’s Brunch was…

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Notes From Patmos

  Hello all: We have gotten off to a very good start this academic year.  Sunday school is going very well, and our first few offerings and events have been well attended and people seemed to have a very good time.  And we’ve got a lot more to come!  Read below to see what is…

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Liturgical Exploration Workshop

Sign up for the Liturgical Workshop!! Greetings people of Saint John’s!  Our Liturgical Exploration Workshop is fast approaching and NOW is the time to sign up.  Please read through the description of what is offered that weekend, sign up for those that interest you, and make your plans to attend now! The weekend will kick…

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Notes From Patmos

Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! A very happy Wednesday to one and all! In the blink of an eye, summer is over, and the parish is ramping back up for a new academic year.  Last Sunday, the choir returned, and we were joined by special guest and friend of the parish, Mr. James Carr,…

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Notes From Patmos

Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! Attitude is everything… We all have chores and responsibilities in our lives.  One of my weekly choirs is mowing my lawn. My lawn is not a large palatial greensward that takes hours of maintenance, in fact, I can mow, blow and weed eat in about an hour.  I say…

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Notes From Patmos

Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! Happy Wednesday all.  In my weekly reading, I ran across an interesting piece of research.  There was an article reporting its findings in The Telegraph- which can be accessed here- http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/06/17/one-six-young-people-christian-visits-church-buildings-inspire/ The meat of the research is summed up in this quote: “Around 13 per cent of teenagers said…

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Notes From Patmos

Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! “Our way of life in this world resembles a document that is still in draft form: things can be added or taken out, and alterations can be made, wherever one wants. But life in the world to come resembles the case of completed documents that have the King’s seal…

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Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! Grace and peace to my parish family.  I hope and pray this finds you all well.  This Sunday the youth of our parish will be taking over for our annual youth Sunday.  They will be leading our Sunday School classes, and serving in the liturgy at the 10:30 mass…

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Notes From Patmos

Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! Good morning to the faithful: Yesterday was an awesome day at the parish!  Special thanks to EVERYONE who helped make Empty Bowls the most successful event yet.  It was a really wonderful day.  The money will go a long way to help feed the hungry in our local community. …

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Notes From Patmos

Notes from Patmos…Hot off the press! Blessings and grace to one and all one this first day of Lent… on this Ash Wednesday.  Thanks to all who made last night a memorable and fun evening, and cheers to Jr. Warden Rand McLaughlin for taking home the Warden’s cup. We have two services today to aide…

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