Advent Retreat for Children, Youth and Families

Welcome the season with joyful anticipation! For most of us – especially children – the month of December is full of joyful expectation. We are people in search of hope and joy throughout the season of Advent. The season can be full of surprises and wonder. The story of Christmas is one full of anticipation;Continue reading “Advent Retreat for Children, Youth and Families”

Bi-Diocesan Convention Recap

Our bi-diocesan convention team has returned home after a long weekend in Saginaw. Among the topics covered were the church’s response to gun violence in our communities, Christian responsibilities towards care of the Earth, the future of clergy education, and the question of a possible juncture between the dioceses of Eastern and Western Michigan followingContinue reading “Bi-Diocesan Convention Recap”

From Fr. Joe’s Desk for Nov. 10, 2023

This coming week we will welcome the Rev. Donna McNeil to our pulpit. Rev. Donna is a dear friend, and the director of Canterbury MSU.  Canterbury is the Episcopal church’s national campus ministry movement, with missions planted all over the United States. Rev. Donna will be joining us to speak very briefly on how weContinue reading “From Fr. Joe’s Desk for Nov. 10, 2023”