Grace Church, Brunswick welcomes you to worship with us during this Easter season. Holy Eucharist at 8 am & 10 am, Youth Group & Adult forum 8:45 am, Children's Church on 1st and 3rd Sundays at 9:45 am.
Six months in, new Episcopal church leader reflects on church challenges
Last November, the Most Reverend Michael Curry became presiding bishop of the Episcopal Church, one of the oldest Christian denominations in the U.S. Curry’s ascension comes at a time of crisis and change, and the church, like most mainline Protestant congregations, is facing declining membership. Judy Woodruff talks to Curry about how he plans to tackle these challenges.
Your weekly update is here from Saint Bartholomew's November 8, 2018
PRESENTED BY THE REV. MIA McDOWELL Mtr. Mia, current Assistant at St. Matthew’s, Spartanburg, will awaken our imaginations to the art of creating sacred and prayerful spaces within our homes and workplaces. Mtr. Mia serves as Diocesan and Chapter Chaplain of the DOK and presented this workshop at the 2018 DOK Triennial in Austin, Texas This event is free. Please RSVP by Dec. 5th at DOK@saintbart.org REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST: 8:30am Saint Bartholomew's Episcopal Church *Prayer requests may be emailed to: email@example.com and will be held in the strictest of confidence
Vincent: Deacon of Saragossa, and Martyr, 304
Monday, January 22, 2018 Tuesday, January 22, 2019 Wednesday, January 22, 2020 The Collect Rite I: Almighty God, whose deacon Vincent, upheld by thee, was not terrified by threats nor overcome by torments: Strengthen us, we beseech thee, to endure all adversity with invincible and steadfast faith; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. Rite II: Almighty God, your deacon Vincent, upheld by you, was not terrified by threats nor overcome by torments: Strengthen us to endure all adversity with invincible and steadfast faith; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. First Lesson: Revelation 7:13-17 13 Then one of the elders addressed me,…
Top Ten Ways Churches Drive Away First-time Guests
If you attend a church regularly, you’ve probably noticed the phenomenon. A guest shows up for a worship service, but he or she never returns.
A Trinity Church, Easton, Guide to General Convention
Same-Sex Marriage: The Task Force on the Study of Marriage , commissioned in 2012, released this report , calling for amendments to the canons to allow clergy to bless same-sex marriages. They also released Dearly Beloved , a guide for hosting conversations about the nature and theology of marriage Restructuring the Episcopal Church: In 2012, The Task Force to Re-Imagine the Episcopal Church (TREC) was commissioned to think broadly about how our Church might order its life to best serve its members, parishes, our communities, and the world. How does our structure serve our mission as Christ's people. A group called " Episcopal Resurrection " also submitted a Memorial to the Church along with resolutions both…
River Views: Trinity Church still helping immigrants after 100 years
When my research uncovers firsthand stories and descriptions of Lewiston and Auburn in “the old days,” it’s like stepping back in time. Even more exciting is when observations of 100 or more years …
Finding your way around Trinity Lime Rock
Not been here before? Here is a short video to help you find your way around. We hope this video makes the process a little easier for you when you come see ...
What to Expect When You Visit an Episcopal Church
Going to an Episcopal Church or any church at all for the first time may feel a little strange and intimidating. We want you to be able to relax and feel w
Religious understanding of transgender issues
The Boy Scouts of America announced on Jan. 30, 2017, that, “Starting today, we will accept and register youth in the Cub and Boy Scout programs based on the…
Commissioned: Contextualizing the Gospel
Feel free to contribute! 8:30am – Traditional Service (Nave) 9:30am – Worship