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Who do you trust?

Deacon’s Corner   There used to be a television game show called, “Who Do You Trust?”  Today’s Old Testament reading from Jeremiah begins, “Cursed is the man who trusts in human beings, who seeks his strength in flesh, whose heart turns away from the Lord.”  Our world is filled with distractions of money, sex, power, […]

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Love endures all

Pastor’s Pen       FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME   Dear Church Family, The reading from St. Paul’s letter to the Corinthians, where love is described, is a passage often used at marriages.  As you read that, especially the part that says, “Love is patient, love is kind, etc.”, say your own name, saying you are patient, […]

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Receive the word of God

Pastor’s Pen THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME A WORD FROM FR. BOB   Dear Church Family, I need help!  I need you to help me to be built up in the body of Christ.  Just the other night when I heard all the beautiful music at the Cathedral led by Simeon and Danny, I knew […]

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THE BAPTISM OF THE LORD

Deacon’s Corner   THE BAPTISM OF THE LORD We, as fully human beings, are often at a complete loss for understanding God.  He has given us the gift of faith because we are incapable of fully understanding.  God sent His only begotten Son to not only redeem us but to become one with us.  In […]

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THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD

THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD   A WORD FROM FR. BOB   Dear Church Family, A joyous and spirit-filled New Year! Today is the great Feast of the Epiphany. You wise men and women, so often I do proclaim to different people as I see them and say, “You, wonderful woman, man or person of […]

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