Voice in the Wilderness
for March is out! Fr John reflects on
self-knowledge and authenticity, both nurtured through prayer. Karen
Flynn writes a warm portrait of Edee Hedrick,
our organist, celebrating 30 years of service! Lucy Eldridge
waits for Spring Blooms and Bob Dodd recaps the
Our Bishop, Rt Rev William Love, will visit St John
in the Wilderness on Sunday, 21 June, an occasion for baptism,
confirmation, or reception into the Episcopal Church. If you are
interested, contact Fr John regarding preparation.
Change Crisis Forum is now available for viewing.
Days of Action leads up to Earth Day.
Fr John reflects on Rev Martin Luther King, Jr
and his dream of
justice, justice too often denied to the poor, the Black, the
powerless. Read John's sermon
of January 18.
of St John in the
Wilderness is located in a park-like setting, Taconic
State Park! We're on the Harlem
Valley Rail Trail and Bash-Bish
Falls is just up the road. Come, enjoy!
Peace, and Integrity of Creation
(JPIC) is a worldwide movement to promote social and economic
justice and respect for the environment. Diocese of Central NY is
as an organizing principle for social justice.
We made a list of the many Good
Causes supported by St John in the Wilderness. Can
you add to
Wednesdays at 3 pm on your calendar and gather with us in the rectory
for the Divine Reading/Centering Prayer Group. This
approach to scripture will bring peace to your soul.
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you checked the St John's Photobook? Several new faces have been
A week later his disciples were again in the house, and Thomas was with them. Although the doors were shut, Jesus came and stood among them
and said, "Peace be with you." Then he said to Thomas, "Put your finger
here and see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it in my side. Do
not doubt but believe." Thomas answered him, "My Lord and my God!" Jesus
said to him, "Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are
those who have not seen and yet have come to believe."