The Epiphany of Our Lord

“Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage.” [Matthew 2:2] Epiphany is one of my favorite church festivals.  It evokes an assorted set of memories. The first one goes all the way back to infancy.  AsContinue reading “The Epiphany of Our Lord”

Welcome Into the Body of Christ

But you are a chosen race, a royal priesthood, a holy nation, God’s own people, in order that you may proclaim the mighty acts of him who called you out of darkness into his marvelous light. 1 Peter 2:9 I can’t think of a better time to resume blogging than the first week of theContinue reading “Welcome Into the Body of Christ”

The Close of Summer

Summer officially came to a close with our church picnic on Sunday, August 28th.  We packed a lot into the day as it was “Bring a friend to church” Sunday as well as “Favorite Hymn Sing” Sunday.  It was pleasing to see new and different faces in the sanctuary.  Parishioners invited family members, neighbors, andContinue reading “The Close of Summer”