Weekly ePistle 1/13/16

Weekly ePistle 1-13-16

Weekly ePistle 1/6/16

Weekly ePistle 1-6-16

Weekly ePistle 9/24/14

Service for Donald Mergler

Saturday, September 27th
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, McHenry, Illinois
The Burial Office and Holy Eucharist at 12 noon

Informal Fall Parish Meeting Sunday, September 28th following the service!

Please bring a covered dish to pass:

Last Names beginning A-G  —  Salads, Appetizers
Last Names beginning H-O  —  Casseroles
Last Names beginning P-Z  —  Desserts

Or your favorite specialty!

Thoughts from Lori +

On Lesser Feasts and Saints

One of the feast days this week was for Philander Chase, Bishop of Ohio, and of Illinois, 1852. He was born into a large family in New Hampshire in 1775. While in college at Dartmouth preparing for ministry as a Congregationalist, he discovered the Book of Common Prayer and thought is second only to the Bible in its excellence. At the age of 19, he was confirmed, ordained a deacon in 1798 and a priest in ’99. [Read more…]

Weekly ePistle 8/27/14

Thoughts from Lori +

This past Sunday at Coffee & Conversation, those of us who gathered had a very open and honest discussion about racism. It grew out of the subject of the recent death of Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO. Whatever you think about that tragedy, it seemed clear to us that the blight of racism still plagues us. [Read more…]