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May 17, 2015

We celebrate today and the theme word is “GO”.  The Lord sends us forth with His message of love and victory into our daily world.  I have told you often through the last twenty- three years here at St. Augustine that my favorite window is the big Ascension window on the east.  It is like […]

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Dear Church Family, I pray for all our Mothers, living and deceased. We thank the Lord for all the ways they have mothered us. As a result of receiving love we give love, especially Mothers giving love to their children. Alleluia! Some of my favorite passages of Scriptures are in these Sacred Readings today. I […]

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Dear Church Family, Last Sunday afternoon your pastor had a wonderful experience riding his bike on the Kathy Trail in Defiance, Missouri outside of Saint Charles. We ended at a vineyard and we sat in a wine garden and sipped a little of the vintage. You can look out at the hills and see a […]

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Easter Sunday 2015 Father Bob's Outreach


Dear Family of God here at St. Augustine and guests, Alleluia! Alleluia! You probably know your pastor is an Alleluia person. When he can’t say Alleluia during Lent, it is hard for him. He has a hard time catching himself. The emotions of joy, bright colors, candles, Easter lilies, daffodils, tulips and anything that symbolizes […]

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Fifth Sunday of Lent

Dear Church Family, I write this pastor pen on last Wednesday, reflecting and very much and praying in an intense way for everybody that received the Sacrament of Anointing to be strengthened and healed in many, many ways. Thank you for being open to celebrating this Sacrament of Anointing for your physical, emotional, psychological, and […]

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Fourth Sunday of Lent

John 3:16 says, “For God so loved the World, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should not perish, but have everlasting life.” The Lord loves each one of us and we go on our life’s journey trying to be aware that we are specially chosen. By freewill we accept […]

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