Padre’s Ponderings

Stations of the Resurrection

Ascension & Holy Trinity has faithfully practiced praying the Stations of the Cross Friday evenings throughout Lent for the last few years now. We get anywhere from two to twelve people on a Friday evening to pray the fourteen stations in our church nave. New within the last couple of …

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Thoughts on Restoring Conversations

Blog Restoring Conversations March 7, 2017 The Rev. Eric L. Miller Saturday March 4th, I stepped a bit out of my comfort zone, and therefore, I experienced a bit of spiritual growth, too. Isn’t that something! I attended the first of six workshops titled, “Restoring Conversations: A Six-Week Workshop On …

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The First Sunday of Lent

Matthew 4:1-11 Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. He fasted forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished. The tempter came and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command these stones to become loaves …

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Lent Is Nearly Upon Us

It’s Shrove Tuesday.  My ukulele is tuned up, ready for me to play and sing “Stand By Me” for our annual Ascension & Holy Trinity Shrove Tuesday Variety Show.  Wow, that was a mouthful.  I have stretched a bit and remembered the kata I’ll be offering this evening with three …

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A Great Sunday

I’m supposed to be blogging more often.  To be quite honest, I’m not entirely certain who reads my blogs or what they might like to read about from my pen, or keyboard.  I will write with certainty, though, that this morning was a marvelous Sunday at Ascension & Holy Trinity …

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Rector’s Reflections February 2017 The Rev. Eric L. Miller It was a Wednesday afternoon. That morning I had read over upcoming bulletins, looked over the Annual Meeting packet, had a meaningful Holy Eucharist with several in our Memorial Chapel, and met with a few different parishioners. I grew hungry. So, …

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Testing My Blog

Greetings, all!  Thanks to Nikki DeWitt for coming in this morning and teaching me how to access my blog again after updates to our website have been made.  My goal is to post to the blog on a weekly basis.  Wish me luck! In God’s Grace, Eric+

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