At Faith, we recognize the blessings that pets and animals bring to our lives. Our appreciation for animals is the cornerstone of our annual Blessing of the Animals event on the feast day of St. Francis of Assisi in early October. This year’s blessing included a pet adoption event supporting The Ark of San Juan, […]
Our annual Beach Worship was held in July. As usual, we gathered at Capo Beach for a Eucharist celebration followed by a potluck picnic and barbeque. This is a fun day for everyone and every age! Join us at the beach in summer 2018.
Growing up, I was not the stereotypical rebellious preacher’s kid. I never stole my parents’ car. I never had a fake I.D. I never smoked or did drugs or partied. I was actually a pretty boring teenager. Even so, I committed my fair share of infractions against my parents’ rulebook. No matter the infraction, big […]
In the Gospel today Jesus spoke of leaving his peace with his disciples, so today is a good day to talk about the sharing of the peace during our worship. Let me begin by saying what it is not. The sharing of the peace is not intermission. It is not half time. It is not […]
What a glorious morning, a glorious time to celebrate resurrection, a glorious time to acknowledge that through Christ’s resurrection each and every one of us has been resurrected, made new, lifted up, healed. Alleluia, Christ is risen! One time I was at the grocery store about to buy some potatoe chips. Next to me […]
Once upon a time there was a young lamb named Sophia. Sophia loved to play and explore. She was not content to just stay in the midst of the flock, she wanted to know if there was something interesting behind the big rock, or what was on the other side of the stream, or where […]
Faith offers a wonderful way of forming our children in the Christian faith: Godly Play. Godly Play is rooted in a belief that children have an intrinsic yearning for and sense of divine, and need the language of sacred story to help them articulate it, share it, and understand it. Godly Play is built upon […]