LIFE AT SAINT ANNE’S BLOG

02
Oct

Mourning once again

As we are forced once again to face violence in our lives, a few prayers my offer a little solace For a Sudden Death: O God our strength in need, […]

06
Sep

The Stories of St. Anne’s

From the pew on Sundays, I have looked around the congregation and thought, ”There must be many stories in the heads of my fellow parishioners.” Indeed there are. This summer […]

05
Sep

How your ER-D donation is being used

PRESS RELEASE FROM NEW YORK Episcopal Relief & Development is supporting emergency relief efforts of affected dioceses in Texas following Hurricane Harvey, which hit the Texas coast as a category […]

01
Sep

Brighten your corner where you are

Today is the World Day of Prayer for Care of Creation.  Below is a prayer from Interfaith Power & Light which reminded me of a friend who championed sustainability.  His […]

24
Aug

the Eclipse and the music of the spheres

Last Monday, like most people in the country, I donned my really dark glasses (courtesy of Ms. Annie Dimon) and looked at the sky. What a beautiful spectacle God’s creation […]

17
Aug

Chaos or Community?

August 17, 2017 In his message for those gathering to worship this Sunday, occasioned by recent events in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the readings of Scripture Episcopalians will hear this weekend, […]

15
Aug

Words to live by

Elie Wiesel’s Acceptance Speech, on the occasion of the award of the Nobel Peace Prize in Oslo, December 10, 1986 It is with a profound sense of humility that I […]

03
Aug

Each Day

At the beginning of each day, after we open our eyes to receive the light of that day, As we listen to the voices and sounds that surround us, We […]

01
Aug

New beginnings

Hard to believe so many of our students are back in school today; it seems that they go back into the classrooms a little bit earlier every year. With this […]

28
Apr

Episcopal Identity

What is the Episcopal Church about? What do we value the most? What is our “elevator speech” if we have to describe who we are to someone who doesn’t know? […]