Sermon- Christ the King 2010

This morning, my brothers and sisters in Jesus Christ, let us consider the Feast of Christ the King…what we celebrate today. Today is the last feast of the Church’s year.  Next Sunday, we begin Advent…a brand new year for the Church…a season of penance and waiting…a season of preparing ourselves for the Second coming of…

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“Blessed are you when men hate you, and when they exclude you and revile you, and cast out your name as evil, on account of the Son of man! Rejoice in that day, and leap for joy, for behold, your reward is great in heaven; for so their fathers did to the prophets.  (Luke 6.22-23…

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Update on the building and grounds

Several weeks ago we noticed a small rotten area in the wooden joint that supports the overhang outside of the parish office building.  When we probed the rotten area it was discovered that both wooden support joints we almost completely rotted out and the overhang was ‘hanging’ on by a small thread of solid wood. …

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Sermon for Proper XXVI Year C 10/31/2010

This morning Saint John’s begins what we Episcopalians call ‘Stewardship Season.’  It is the time of year when we begin thinking about and planning the vision and budgets for the coming year…and seeing if we can expand our offerings and ministries…or if we must make cuts in our operations and ministries. Many are the times…

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