Dwelling in the Chapel - Peace be with You

Today we gathered in our Chapel for our 9am Morning Prayer Service. We have recently “updated” our space with new carpeting and an air conditioning unit. The cozy space seats 12 and the past two weeks we have filled every seat. Sitting there…

The Gift of Time and Wonder: Hail, Mary

June 8, 2017.  The final week I spent on retreat at Holy Cross Monastery in the Hudson River Valley was filled with the wonder of how God knows, and provides for, our needs. In my reading, writing and prayer I found myself yearning for images…

Sabbatical: A Time of Renewal

Here at St. Peter’s we are in our 5th week of Rector Elizabeth’s Sabbatical — and all is well. In an attempt to stay connected to each other during this time, we have developed a blog on our website to share our stories and keep in touch. So…

The Gift of Time and Wonder.

May 30, 2017 Wonder. noun. A feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable. Wonder. verb. Desire or be curious to know something. Time of Wonder is a 1957 book by Robert…

Amazing Connection Found Between Acquaintances

How 'Going Local' helped me discover an amazing connection between acquaintances. — Ruth Portela

Going Local: Part II & Chapter 5 Book Summary

Part II & Chapter 5: Practicing the Journey.

Going Local: Chapter 4 Book Summary

Chapter 4 Summary - God at the Center (or Who is Really in Control?).

Going Local: Chapter 3 Book Summary

Chapter 3 Summary - Four Misdirecting Narratives (or, “Why Have We Done It?).

Our “Going Local” Initiative

Recently the diocese invited us to participate in an initiative called “Going Local” which asked us to come up with an experiment to find out what the Spirit of God is up to in our neighborhoods.
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"Ashes to Go" for Ash Wednesday

Rev. Elizabeth and members Ginger McArthur and Tara Gieger offered ashes to commuters at a local bus stop on Ash Wednesday.