Rector’s Reflections

Our Thanks and Appreciation!

Sunday August 21st was a day filled with great joy and thanksgiving for me and for my family.  You, the gracious and welcoming of Ascension and Holy Trinity, gave us such a gift.  Actually, you gave us several gifts!  Rosemary loves the flowers, and Nathaniel and Lucas are enjoying their …

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Reclaiming the Great Commission

What Happened to “Reclaiming the Great Commission” book study? Well, to be quite honest, we had a great summer of traveling.  Our book study participants’ travel schedule took a bit of a hit on the group, but we sure had some great adventures with our families this summer.  Now, we’re …

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Youth Confirmation Classes

The following is an excerpt from an email sent from Christina Brandewie to all students eligible for confirmation: “Friends:  The following email from Rev. Eric has made clear the Confirmation date for those wishing to be Confirmed will be Sun., Jan. 8, 2012.   We have decided to continue the …

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What about a Wednesday noon Eucharist?

Ascension and Holy Trinity has offered weekday Eucharist for many many years.  We worship God through Holy Eucharist every Wednesday morning at 10:00 in our Memorial Chapel, and folks thoroughly enjoy our quiet time together with God. I typically choose one of the saints for readings and have the congregation …

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The Weather Has Been Fantastic!

And so have the Simple Supper Dinners together with our A&HT family.  Don’t want to cook a full meal for your family Thursday night?  Hey, I understand!  Whip up a hearty appetizer, and join your parish family for a picnic on the Gathering Place.  We haven’t had a guitarist in …

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Youth Cookout Sunday 21st at 6:00 pm!

Calling ALL 7th through 12th graders!  Ascension and Holy Trinity is having its annual fall youth cookout this Sunday August 21st at 6:00.  Please join Bonnie and Allan Mellish along with Fr. Eric and Rosemary out on the Gathering Place for hotdogs, hamburgers, and whatever side dishes you decide to …

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It's My Birthday!

Today I turned 34 years young and am absolutely loving life!  My wife is working today, and so we celebrated my birthday yesterday.  Yes, Millers consider birthdays to be transferrable feast days! My family and I did the usual birthday stuff.  We went out for dinner; ate at Bucca de …

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