Upcoming E.C.W. luncheon

St. John’s Episcopal Church Women, UNITE! Bloom where you are planted Join us for FUN, FELLOWSHIP, a complimentary lunch and other SURPRISES~ When: Monday, September 26, 2011 at 12:00 noon Where:  The Parish Hall A nursery will be provided for the convenience of our young mothers.

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Notes from Patmos 8/10/2011

A blessed feast of Saint Laurence to you all!   I pray you are all well and those with children are getting back into the routine of school.  Around the parish, we have a few more weeks before things really get going, but I am always amazed at how fast life seems to move.  …

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Sermon on the Eighth Sunday after Pentecost 2011

[audio:http://stjohnslaurel.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Sermon-on-the-Eighth-Sunday-in-Pentecost-2011.mp3|titles=Sermon on the Eighth Sunday in Pentecost 2011]   but when he saw the wind, he was afraid, and beginning to sink he cried out, “Lord, save me.” (Mt 14.30 RSV) This past Thursday the Dow Jones Industrial Average…the stock market…took a tumble of record proportions…tumbled to the point that many are now saying we…

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Notes from Patmos 8/3/2011

A blessed feast of Saint Nicodemus to all: It has been a hot few days in Laurel, but that hasn’t slowed us down around the parish.  We have been cleaning all the nooks & crannies, waxing the floors, and getting the parish ship-shape for Fall. We buried Calvin Holifield on Monday, beloved husband of Gene. …

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Choral Evensong and Leavetaking for Paul Lee

Join us for a Choral Evensong on Sunday evening August 14th at 5:00 pm to celebrate Paul Lee’s leave taking.  Friends of the parish from all over are coming to help send Paul Lee off in style.  There will be fantastic voices and a stellar organist coming together one last time.  If you enjoy sacred…

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