Love+Peace

Love+Peace The Second Sunday of Easter April 19th, 2020 Maria Hoecker, scribe In this season of Eastertide, so many of us around the world and around the corner find ourselves confined to our homes. We’re all stunned and wondering how life can change so suddenly as a lethal new virus spreads like wildfire. These days…

The Great Pause

Dear ones, These are days unlike any we have ever known. All around the world we are deep in the midst of an unprecedented “Great Pause.” All around us, a way is being made clear for all of Creation to focus on our breathing. The air we breathe is clearing. God’s creatures great and small…

O Sacred Head, Sore Wounded…

O sacred head, sore wounded, Defiled and put to scorn: O kingly head, surrounded With mocking crown of thorn; What sorrow mars thy grandeur? Can death thy bloom deflow’r? O countenance whose splendor The hosts of heav’n adore! Thy beauty, long desired, Hath vanished from our sight: Thy pow’r is all expired, And quenched the…

🌿Wave your Palms 👋

In this time of the Pandemic, we have our good days and our bad days. Our minds, bodies, and souls are navigating a surreal amount of societal and personal challenges each and every day. It’s important and healthy to name our joys and gratitude, but it is also important that we name our down days…

@St.C’s

Hi dear ones, It took awhile to get it up and running, but @StCs now has the capability to do studio-quality audio podcasts from my home with Guy Scott doing music, sound-mixing, and posting onto our website from his top-of-the-line sound studio. Guy is our long-time volunteer professional musician at St. C’s , he runs…

You go: Blossom

Every day we grow. Almost imperceptibly, we transform…blossom. -mjh With profound thanks to Bob and Gloria Walter for this gift of an amaryllis on its third blooming cycle with a fourth emerging…