A Plentiful Harvest

A Plentiful Harvest

I grew up in a Christian denomination called the Church of the Brethren. It was about as nonliturgical a church as one could find. Holy Communion was offered just twice a year. When I was 16, I discovered the Episcopal Church because I was offered a part time job as...
A Plentiful Harvest

Children’s Services Begin!

This past Sunday members of St. Paul’s Children’s Ministry held its first Children and Family Eucharist. The service was held in our parking lot and each family unit was invited and required (I grant that sounds less hospitable) to sit together in their own circle. We...
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The Road Ahead

We devoted our Vestry meeting last Monday night to working on St. Paul’s Strategic Plan. It is an exciting and ambitious plan. In many ways, its foci are self evident and interconnected. The plan is not just some good ideas we ought to try, it addresses urgent needs,...

Easy Yummy Yellow Squash

Slice yellow squash thinLayer in baking dishSprinkle with Hidden Valley Ranch SeasoningSprinkle with parmesan cheeseLayer more squash — repeat above ingredients until you are out of squashAdd several tsps of butterBake at 350 for 45...
A Plentiful Harvest

Transfiguration

The Transfiguration: Luke 9:26-3   Today, August 6th, is the day the Church observes the Transfiguration.  Did you know that all 3 of the Synoptic Gospels (Matthew, Mark, and Luke) include a version of this event?  John’s Gospel does not include this event...