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We welcome articles from our congregation – perhaps your Inquiring and Discerning Heart wants to tell stories, give a reviews,
share an announcements or life changing events in the faith.

 

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BLOG

We welcome articles from our congregation – perhaps your Inquiring and Discerning Heart wants to tell stories, give a reviews,
share an announcements or life changing events in the faith.

 

Fishing In a New Way

We all remember the story from Luke 1-11 when Jesus takes the disciples fishing in a new way. One thing to learn from that story is why some people don't catch fish. Some people don't catch fish because they refuse to go into deep water.  Jesus told Simon his disciple, "Let's leave the shallows and…
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Our Vestry Cultivating a Culture of Discernment

Vital Practices for Leading Congregations      BY Blair Pogue     blog post 2010 The leadership and oversight of faith communities is critically important. Yet churches too often have vestry members functioning as operations managers, or advocates for a particular committee or project, rather than as spiritual leaders cultivating a culture of discernment. We need guides…
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ALL IN A DAY’S WORK

ALL IN A DAY’S WORK Eight high-level members of the American Embassy in Mexico City held a Town Hall meeting at St. Paul’s today. The Parish Hall was over-flowing. We probably ought to have had our sound-system on alert. Our local Consulate Representatives, Mr. Ed Clancy and Mr. Greg Moore, were extremely articulate, as were…
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