From Fr. Dave’s Desk for May 20, 2022

The devastating news from Buffalo, NY we received this past week has become all too common. However, to the family, friends and the community where these children of God lost their lives this past Saturday, to those of us left behind, we will live forever with this horrible senseless loss of life. Our lives will never be the same  SinceContinue reading “From Fr. Dave’s Desk for May 20, 2022”

From Fr. Dave’s Desk for May 7, 2022

Greetings in the name of the risen Christ! Happy Easter! Alleluia! Alleluia! Here’s a few odds and ends to share: Canon Alan James from the Episcopal Diocese of Western Michigan will be with us on Sunday, May 15. He will be preaching and talking about the discernment process.The monthly Sunday breakfasts will return. They will be held on the third SundayContinue reading “From Fr. Dave’s Desk for May 7, 2022”

From Fr. Dave’s Desk for April 22, 2022

Greetings in the name of the risen Christ! Happy Easter! Alleluia! Alleluia! Easter???? Wasn’t that LAST Sunday? We celebrated the “Queen of Feasts” on the day of Easter last Sunday but we continue in the Easter season. We have a week of Easter weeks, that is seven weeks in the Easter season, starting on Easter Day and ending Pentecost. Throughout this season, weContinue reading “From Fr. Dave’s Desk for April 22, 2022”

From Fr. Dave’s Desk for April 15, 2022

Dear Friends in Christ, Grace and peace to you from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ! I really like this picture. Two Episcopal priests, a Lutheran pastor and the Provisional Bishop of both Western and Easter Michigan Dioceses together. You wouldn’t know the difference from the picture. Well, maybe the Bishop’s purple shirt gives him away. ButContinue reading “From Fr. Dave’s Desk for April 15, 2022”

From Fr. Dave’s Desk for April 1, 2022

Many years ago, I had chanced upon a notice regarding a seminar on Celtic spirituality. I knew virtually nothing about the topic. So, I put my request in for time off and in short order found myself on the way to Santa Fe, New Mexico. It was an event that would change my life. I encountered new friends and was introduced to J.Continue reading “From Fr. Dave’s Desk for April 1, 2022”