Sales at KOA
Campground. First of the season is this Saturday, 23 May
from 10 am to
Please contribute yummy baked goods for sale. Proceeds benefit St
you to our hosts Gary and Cathy Reinard.
This Sunday, Christians all over the world will celebrate Pentecost.
Learn why this holy day is called the "birthday of the church."
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 Edie 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
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
So I prophesied as I had been commanded; and as I prophesied, suddenly
there was a noise, a rattling, and the bones came together, bone to its
bone. I looked, and there were sinews on them, and flesh had come upon
them, and skin had covered them; but there was no breath in them. Then
he said to me, "Prophesy to the breath, prophesy, mortal, and say to
the breath: Thus says the Lord GOD: Come from the four winds, O breath,
and breathe upon these slain, that they may live." I prophesied as he
commanded me, and the breath came into them, and they lived, and stood
on their feet, a vast multitude.