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You Better Be Ready, with +Maggie Foote

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I hope that your new year has gotten off to a great start! For me, the new year is always a time of reflection and also looking forward.  One of the most meaningful times of reflection that I’ve ever had was during seminary when I took a class called “Ministry …

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Triduum

As we enter into the Triduum, please know that the reserved sacrament will be in our Memorial Chapel Thursday after the Maundy Thursday liturgy through Good Friday evening.  All are welcome to pray in the Memorial Chapel throughout that time, and really, anytime. The church will be open from noon …

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Second Sunday In Lent Gospel Ponderings

John 3:1-17 There was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a leader of the Jews. He came to Jesus by night and said to him, “Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God; for no one can do these signs that you do apart from the presence …

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Community Dinner March 14, 2017

Community Dinner, March 14, 2017 The Community Dinner for March is on Tuesday, March 14, 2017. The menu for the dinner is Larosa’s pizza, green salad, fruit, chips and desserts. Pizza is an expensive meal, so if people can help with tax deductable cash or check donations, that would be …

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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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Where do the Ashes for Ash Wednesday come from?

Actually someone did ask me what I was going to do with that huge bag of dried up palms?  The short quick answer was I’m going to burn them for use on Ash Wednesday.  They had no idea that’s where the ashes came from. Your Altar Guild of Ascension & …

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Stations of the Cross

Have you ever wondered what it was like for Jesus to walk the way of the cross?  Well, one way to enter more fully into a holy Lent is to remember what Jesus endured during his last days on earth before the resurrection.  The Via Delarosa, the Way of the …

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