Padre’s Ponderings

Rector’s Reflection Jan 2017

January 2017 Rector’s Reflections The Rev. Eric L. Miller With the birth of the new year we are still planted firmly in the middle of Christmastide. Christmas gives many of us a great sense of joy and wonder as we celebrate the ultimate gift, the gift of God’s love made …

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The Fog Is Lifting

It’s been quite a stretch since my last blog entry. One of my goals for 2016 is to post a blog on a weekly basis. I certainly haven’t had a perfect attempt at that goal, but a Sunday afternoon accident several weeks ago didn’t help any, either. Another of my …

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Part 3: Thank You

  “Thank you.” That concise statement is the third “thing” from author Ira Byock’s, The Four Things That Matter Most: A Book About Living.” For those who may be unaware, this is the third of my four part blog post series reflecting on Byock’s writing. You can find my first two reflections, …

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Part 2/4 : I Forgive You

The second of four words suggested by Ira Byock in his book, “The Four Things That Matter Most:  A Book About Living” are the words, “I forgive you.”  What powerful words! I find that the longer I hold onto a hurt, anger, or resentment, the longer I find my peace …

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Increased Engagement In Outreach

Good morning, all!  Hope this post finds you doing great and enjoying this Wyoming winter wonderland.  I’m enjoying the warmth of a fire and a mug of hot coffee by my side. Here’s the thing, many of us have all sorts of resolutions or goals for 2016, right?  I want …

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Gospel Abundance

John 2:1-11 On the third day there was a wedding in Cana of Galilee, and the mother of Jesus was there. Jesus and his disciples had also been invited to the wedding. When the wine gave out, the mother of Jesus said to him, “They have no wine.” And Jesus …

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