Posts By: Donna Olendorf

God acts when I slow down…

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By The Very Rev. Daniel Richards Rector Since the Reformation, Christianity has been mired in major debates about faith. That isn’t news; it is history. We often talk about how the Anglican tradition is poised to be revolutionary and, in fact, the Episcopal church has been in the forefront of several controversial issues that are… Read more »

Why I Take My Daughter to Church

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By Abbey Nielsen Getting to church in one piece is difficult some mornings. My daughter typically naps during church time, and as some of you may know, she gets a little tired, noisy and grouchy. But I take my daughter to church so that she can grow up a woman of God. I take my… Read more »

New Sunday school program starts Sept. 8

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By Catherine Turnbull Director of Children and Youth Formation Under the aegis of Welcome, Worship, Study, Serve, we’ve been asking ourselves over the years how we can best embody our mission to impart the great stories of the Christian faith and guide children into Episcopal traditions of worship—in a comfortable bracket of time. This year,… Read more »

We rely on each other…

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By  The Very Rev. Daniel P. Richards Rector When I was about eight years old, my family moved to a new school, and I remember being both nervous and excited. I had not liked our previous move and had decided that this one would be better. Now, I stood in front a new brick elementary… Read more »

Serving those in need – Hygiene Pantry ministry (7/21/13)

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Located in the basement of Jubilee House, the Hygiene Pantry serves the homeless community and the under employed. We offer personal hygiene items such as shampoo, bath soap, shave creme, tooth brushes and toothpaste, deodorant, cleaning supplies and other necessary items that can not be purchased using bridge cards. Without the help of everyone at… Read more »