From Father Tom …

Last week Deacon George and I decided to alternate weeks with our weekly messages and since he wrote last weeks, this weeks is my turn. Here is the Gospel for this Sunday, Proper 20. The GospelMatthew 20:1-16 Jesus said, “The kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out…

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From Deacon Tom …

6/18/2020 This will be my last message as a deacon. Next week on Wednesday the 24th of June at 3:00 PM at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Minneapolis, Bishop Craig Loya will ordain me a priest in the Episcopal church, the Lord willing and the people and the bishop consenting. The…

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From Deacon George …

6/11/2020 Who Was that Masked Man? My college roommate, Bruce, used to tell a story about Clayton Moore, who played the Lone Ranger on TV when I was so young that I would sit cross-legged in front of the screen until my grandmother would pick me up by the ear…

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From Deacon Tom …

6/11/2020 WE DID IT! We said good bye to Bishop IX and consecrated Bishop X . The Rt. Rev. Craig Loya. The sermon was delivered by the Rt. Rev. J. Scott Barker, Bishop of Nebraska. I highly recommend that you go and watch or listen to it.  It can be…

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From Deacon Tom …

5/21/2020 Yesterday I attended my first ECMN Tuesday meeting with the Bishop and the Bishop Elect via Zoom. I and about 79 other ECMNers spent about 20 minutes in the main Zoom room listening first to Bishop Prior and then Bishop Elect Loya talk a little about the phase we…

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