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Lent Begins tomorrow

Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday. Go to church and receive the prayers, ashes and receive the Holy Sacrament, starting the 40 days. With Lent beginning tomorrow, I am looking at the service, the Imposition of Ashes and Mass, and see a deep … Continue reading

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The Sower and the Seed

  The Parable of the Sower and the Seed is very familiar to us.  We have heard it many times during the cycle of the Lectionary of the Church, the listing of reading assigned for a given Sunday to be … Continue reading

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Rest in Christ Jesus our Lord!

Life and the world don’t get any better just because we call ourselves Christian! We still have to experience strife, challenge and stress in this world. There are many obstacles both within and outside of our control that will exhaust … Continue reading

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God is good, all the time!

Today I have felt the prayers of the faithful. Once again I am lifted by you all. A few years ago, when the family was going through the time from heck, I first felt the upswelling of prayer, care and … Continue reading

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What if…

  What if a person could use one word to describe Traditional, Anglican, 1928 BCP worship?  Will you help me with a task? Which one word would you use? And why?  If someone else has posted the word you would use, please say so and … Continue reading

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I ponder today…

What is it that makes our worship rich? We gather each Sunday in smallish churches to worship God. What is it about the how we worship, the part that makes us unique as a body, that lifts us to higher … Continue reading

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What do you think?

As a pastor, I sometimes come across a good preacher and although I don’t always agree with the tone of her voice, Ann Coulter tells the truth on this one! Some say “invective” but the truth is in what she … Continue reading

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The New Year

As we bring in the new year, I’ve been thinking on the New Year ahead and wondering what is in store for us. Today is a great day to give thanks to God for the past year and, if it … Continue reading

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New Life

I received this meditation from a ministry I support. I thought it was especially good for today, so I send it on to you. I had coffee with a friend last week and he commented that the history of addiction … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

Fr Jim wishes you all a Merry Christmas.  May the heart be touched by the Baby Jesus this Christmas, that you will seek to learn more in the days to come of His love.  St Mark’s Church was beautiful last … Continue reading

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