Posts from February 2017

Fervent in Prayer and in Works of Mercy by the Rev. Amy Slaughter Myers

Ash Wednesday – March 1 – begins the season of Lent in the church. (What’s Lent, you may ask? http://www.episcopalchurch.org/page/calendar-church-year What’s Ash Wednesday? http://www.episcopalchurch.org/library/glossary/ash-wednesday ) The Book of Common Prayer invites us to be “fervent in prayer and in works of mercy” during the Lenten season. This Lent, the Epiphany community will offer at least one […]

Rebellious love: Bringing our whole selves

How are you feeling? What are you afraid of? What gives you hope? These three questions created our frame last week. Sitting in an uneven circle in a cinder-block-walled room on a chilly afternoon, we committed to be with one another, to listen to one another. We listened without comment, without defensiveness, without response. We […]