Browsing the June 2017 archive of Pastor's Reflections

Community

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 6/22/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Today we will be enjoying our annual picnic. I hope you are planning to join us. It is always a great event, and a wonderful opportunity to fellowship and build community. As you know, this year we celebrate 150 years. While it is ... Read More »

The Body and Blood of Christ

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 6/17/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Today we celebrate the Feast of Corpus Christi, or the Body and Blood of Christ. I want to congratulate the seven young men and women who will be making their first Holy Communion today. I know they are excited! I am overjoyed to ... Read More »

Open Your Heart and Your Mind Will Follow

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 6/12/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

I think everyone has a few Scripture verses that they resonate with or connect with in some way. I have a number of them. Two that we have recently heard: "Why do you search for the Living One amongst the dead?" & "Men ... Read More »

The Gift of The Spirit

Posted by Patricia Garnett on 6/01/17

Dear Sisters & Brothers in Christ,

Happy Pentecost!!!  It is hard to believe that we are already at Pentecost. This year has been flying by. Today, we celebrate the birthday of The Church, and the great birthday present that we have received from our God. We normally think about ... Read More »