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Ministry at the Border – news from the Columban Mission Center

Ann Horgan spoke during the services on 9/15. She is an associate of the Sisters on Divine Providence in Covington; they took a trip to Columban Mission Center in El Paso to observe, reflect, and pray about what’s happening at the border facilities there and in Juarez, Mexico. Ann also attends …

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Walk to Bethlehem

This is a parish wide, inter-generational activity called WALK TO BETHLEHEM. The program is for all ages, from preschooler to older than you. Together as a congregation, we will plan to log enough exercise miles to get from Cincinnati to Bethlehem for Christmas. The program will kick off on Sunday, …

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Psalm of the Day

In the Library – Join us as we discuss the Psalm appointed for the morning’s worship and learn more about the psalms in general.  Each week’s discussion is independent of previous discussions, so feel free to drop in and out as you are able. October 6 – Psalm 37:1-10 This wisdom psalm reflects …

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Bell to toll

Presiding Bishop Michael Curry and Episcopal Diocese of Southern Virginia Bishop James B. Magness invite Episcopal churches to take part in a national action to remember and honor the first enslaved Africans who landed in English North America in 1619 by tolling their bells for one minute on Sunday, August …

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Spiritual Journey Workshop

YES! You are invited!!!! Join US on YOUR Spiritual Journey! Wait, what did you say? “Join US on YOUR spiritual journey!”? What exactly does THAT mean? As a result of the parish-wide survey we conducted last fall (just prior to Eric’s return from sabbatical), the A&HT RenewalWorks Team (more than …

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Sabbatical, a year on.

A year ago today the minivan was loaded up with camping gear, and I began my trip out west for the August portion of my sabbatical. It is hard to believe that sabbatical was one year ago already. In a way, sabbatical saved my spirit. Before sabbatical I had served …

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Mission Trip at Home – 2019

The Outreach Committees of Ascension and Holy Trinity and Christ Church Glendale are teaming up to offer three evening field trips to meet and learn about our near neighbors through ministries at Tikkun Farms on June 24 at 6 pm, La Iglesia Episcopal del Espiritu Santo on June 25 at 6 pm, …

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Afghan Feast

Our Mission field experience culminates with a delicious Afghan dinner and slide show presented by the family of Amin Jan. The family was granted political asylum here because of the peril they faced through his work as an interpreter for the U.S. military in Afghanistan. Brandon and Judy Cordes befriended …

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Jazz Concert Series

The Simple Summer Supper Jazz Concert Series returns for 5th year Ascension and Holy Trinity will once again celebrate the summer with two Thursday Evening outdoor concerts on our Gathering Space. Come grab a hamburger or hotdog from the big grill and sip some cool water or a soda. Bring …

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A&HT HONORED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP

On May 20, Wyoming City Council honored A&HT with one of the city’s inaugural Green Business awards. We were commended for a wide array of conservation steps over the past several years, including Energy Star equipment and AC units, programmable thermostats, LED lighting, high-efficiency boilers, and a water-conserving sprinkler system, …

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Espirtu Santo – How we can help in the next 6 months

Espíritu Santo is the emerging Spanish-language congregation in Forest Park, led by the Rev. Maggie Foote. This is a joyful family-centered spiritual community which is moving towards the goal of holding weekly services by Día de los Muertos (end of October). It serves the multinational cities of Forest Park (9% …

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Easter Greetings 2019

My hope and prayer for all is that we had a transformative Lent growing in our relationship with Christ. A&HT has been blessed to have two different Lenten offerings: first, we had an all encompassing study of the Book of Job, and second, we prayerfully considered our body, mind, and …

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Holy Week and Easter Services

Ah…March is behind us, and hopefully the chilly Cincinnati winter, too.  This year Holy Week begins on Sunday April 14th, and I am so excited for Holy Week and Easter in 2019.  Yes, I realize it sounds peculiar for me to write that I am “excited” about Holy Week, but …

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The Man from Uz

In the Library – Adult Formation at 9am during Lent. The Book of Job:  Reading Schedule for Class Discussion March 10th​ Job 1—2 March 17th​ Job 3—27 (discussion will focus on Job 3—14) March 24th ​Job 28—37 (discussion will focus on Job 32—37) March 31st  Job 38–42     Outline of …

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Lenten Book Study

Book Study Group: At the Scent of Water: The Ground of Hope in the Book of Job, by our guest theologian J. Gerald Janzen. Group Leader, Robyn Gibboney. Time: 10am Saturday March 9, 16, 23, and 30.

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