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Assuming Positive Intent

“Assuming Positive Intent”   While away on sabbatical I had the opportunity to read several quality books, as well as several relaxing, easy reads.  One of the quality books I read was Stephen Covey’s, The Speed of Trust:  The One Thing That Changes Everything.  Our 2018 Vestry team practices increasing …

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Sabatical

  Sabbath.  My three months of intense sabbath has come and gone, and while I have let go of the travel and am physically present in Cincinnati, my hope is that I don’t forget my sacred gift of time, space, and leisurely strolling any time soon.   I left my …

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Explore the way of love

At General Convention 79 (#GC79) this year, Presiding Bishop Michael Curry invited us to consider creating a new way to live in following Jesus, the #wayoflove. Here are some resources for you to explore on your own and learn how to create a Rule of Life for yourself. If you are …

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What’s next for our resident?

Hello all, The time has come for me to say goodbye to Ascension & Holy Trinity after completing my two years of residency. This goodbye is very bittersweet for me because while I am excited to begin my next chapter, I will miss the A&HT community as well! These last …

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The Power of Love – June Connections

Great Commandment

Did you catch it, the fever of Gospel love that Presiding Bishop Michael Curry proclaimed at the royal wedding on Saturday, May 19? If you slept through it, you can watch/read the Presiding Bishop’s sermon here. The newest social media meme floating about the interwebs is from a piece of …

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Coffee Hour for One Year

What’s your favorite part of church? Not just the service, but being part of a church? For my family, being part of a community that welcomes strangers is a favorite. Coffee hour is the time when we welcome the stranger. After communion, it’s a quick three steps and down the …

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