All Messages

January 26th, 2014 – Rector’s Report to Vestry: Our Core Business

Mary Oliver, Pulitzer Prize-winning poet, and Anglican Christian, writes: Praying. It doesn’t have to be the blue iris, it could be weeds in a vacant lot, or a few small stones; just pay attention, then patch a few words together and don’t try to make them elaborate, this isn’t a contest but the doorway into


January 19th, 2014 – Epiphany 2

When I think about why I do the work I do – which is a question that comes up often for me – it takes me on a bit of a journey through my life. Somewhere early on, I was fascinated by the world – I dreamed of travelling to far off lands.  This was


January 12th, 2014 – Baptism of the Lord

We had a Baptism planned for today, but plans changed.  Had it gone ahead, I would have had the children involved. Then I thought, let’s have them present anyway and focus on Baptism. Then, I thought, no, perhaps we have come to think Baptism is just for children … so, rather than perpetuate this error,