Posts from October 2023
In the sermon on Sunday, I focused on the reading from Exodus. In it, Moses is asking God to be present with them (the Children of Israel).
This email is to let you know that our friend, John Azevedo, a beloved part of Holy Trinity community, has passed. We offer prayers for Sandy and his family. Into your hands, O merciful Savior, We commend your servant John. Acknowledge, we humbly beseech you, A sheep of your own fold, A lamb of your own flock, A sinner of your own redeeming. Receive him into the arms of your mercy, Into the blessed rest of everlasting peace, And into the glorious company of…
In my sermon on Sunday, I spoke of peace: peace in the middle of suffering, doubt, anger, injustice and turmoil. We have all been in these places and will continue to be.
Good Monday morning to you all. As you may have heard me share yesterday morning during services, The Archbishop of Jerusalem and the Middle East, The Most Reverend Hosam E. Naoum has called for a day of Fasting and Prayer for peace, reconciliation and an end to the war. So tomorrow, October 17th, I am inviting you to join me in a day of prayer and fasting in communion with our brothers and sisters in Christ around the world. If…
On Sunday, I shared from the Exodus reading and the giving of the 10 commandments. Much has been said about the Ten Commandments. They have been used in many different ways.
Asking for things is hard.