Category Archives: Parish Life

Evening Prayer 8.2.15, Tenth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 13

Do you believe because I told you that I saw you under the fig tree? You will see greater things than these. Thus says the high and lofty One who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy, “I dwell in the … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.2.15, Tenth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 13

We do not live to ourselves, and we do not die to ourselves. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER Lord, open our lips. And our mouth shall … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.26.15, Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 12

Rejoice in hope, be patient in suffering, persevere in prayer. Contribute to the needs of the saints; extend hospitality to strangers. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.21.15, Albert John Luthuli, Nobel Laureate against Apartheid, 1967

Pay attention to what you hear; the measure you give will be the measure you get, and still more will be given you. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ. Philippians 1:2 … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.21.15, Albert John Luthuli, Prophetic Witness in South Africa, 1967

Our audio wasn’t as good today as we’d like, but the intercessions seemed to make up for that somehow. Play back here: https://dailyoffice.adobeconnect.com/p2ew71hsgvf/ — “Friends, why are you doing this? We are mortals just like you, and we bring you … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.15.15. Wednesday in the 7th Week after Pentecost

Today one of our members had a situation develop during our webcast, and we were able to stay with her and see that she got medical attention. We didn’t need further proof that we are a real congregation, but now … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.12.15, Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 10

If you confess with your lips that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. … Continue reading

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