From Deacon George …

4/30/2020 Clergy Conference Musings A highlight for me of this week’s ECMN online Clergy Conference, attended by almost 150 ECMN priests and deacons, was the two-part breakout I had with six of my clergy colleagues as we discussed the state of our congregations, our pastoral challenges and ourselves.  There is…

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From Deacon George …

4/23/2020 Seven New Psalms for the ‘New Normal’ In his book Reflections on the Psalms, “beloved Anglican author C. S. Lewis brings sophistication, wisdom, and reverence to his discussion of the Old Testament Book of Psalms, as he explores the relevance of these ancient prayers, poems and songs to our…

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From Deacon George …

4/16/2020 Some of these days, I feel like I am doing fine, handling things, making the best out of a situation that is beyond my control. I read, I write, I host or participate in our church gatherings and events via Zoom meetings -lots of Zoom meetings. My garage model…

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From Deacon Tom …

4.16.2020 Wow was that really Easter! It must be because everyone is saying;  He is Risen! If you are like me and our Bishop Primate/Presiding Bishop Michael Curry, It didn’t look like Easter, It didn’t feel like Easter, and it didn’t smell like Easter. I hope you got the chance…

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From Deacon George …

4/9/2020The New Normal? There are some folks who can tell us how many days and weeks it has been since they have been sequestered at home. I am not able do that – perhaps I just don’t care to think about it -but from what I understand, this is just…

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