Camino: Path/Way or Pathway/Course/Journey/"I walk"

Grace and peace to you all. I’ve been thinking a lot about journey lately. We are, each of us, on a spiritual, physical, emotional, psychological journey in this wonderful and sacred mystery of life – a journey that, “if we’re doing it right,” ought to connect us ever more deeply with God and with the others of God’s creation who inhabit this fragile earth, our island home, with us. We are on this journey, and the landscape around us is changing rapidly. We no longer recognize the landmarks th…

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A Meditation

The fire of God is inside each of us.  Placed there long ago by the Holy Spirit.  As you breathe in and out, that fire contains God given life alive with new possibilities along with a still calm voice of God leading us in paths where love, faith, hope, and a giving heart direct our words and actions. A question to consider is how is that fire inside each of us? It is a bold blue flame – focused, potent and concentrated on what we do and say.  Is there a good red glow that comforts and warms u…

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Ministry Changes and Opportunities

Changes in Holy Cross Personnel Interim Financial Manager: Ellen Wells Office Day: Irregular. Email finance@hcew.org with financial requests. Primary Responsibilities: Check writing, bookkeeping, crafting realistic job description and payscale for future hire. Membership Coordinator: Mary Johnson Office Day: Tuesday, 9:00-12:00 Primary Responsibilities: Membership Records, Directory updates, Monthly Newsletter Scheduling Coordinator: Brooke Lamson Office Day: Wednesday, 9:00-12:00 Primary Res…

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June & July Parish Life Events

Spaghetti Supper Friday,  June 22 at 6pm Please join us at the church for the Ro and Pat's wonderful sauce and meatballs on June 22! This is an event we all look forward to every year. If you would like to help with set up/clean up or serving, please call or email Becky Wall at beckywall2014@gmail.com or 832-289-4027.  Bring your appetite and see you on the 22nd.  4th of July The 4th is fast approaching and our holiday celebration at the church needs some volunteers to make the event happen…

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Ultreya (1)

The next Wilmington Ultreya will be held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church located at 16 N. 16th Street, corner of Market at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, June 26.  Please arrive a bit early to catch up with friends.  There is a Pot Luck dinner to follow so bring something to share.  Highlights will include Holy Eucharist by Mother Dena Whelan, a Lay Action Talk by Robin Hamilton of All Souls and a Church of the Month presentation by Doug Fry of Holy Cross. Music, refreshments and good cheer will be abundant…

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Federal Point Update and Needs

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen The utilization of the Help Center of Federal Point as follows in April 2018: Households.....104. Individuals.......237. Males..............118 Females............119. Slightly lower numbers The needs of the Help Center of Federal Point for June 2018 Include: 3 June.....Macaroni and Cheese. 10 June....Canned fish. 17 June....Canned Meat. 24 June.....Mayonnaise or Miracle Whip. Any other canned or packaged food items are gratefully accepted.

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