Fair and Auction
is coming 11 July, 10 - 2 pm. We have some exceptionally fine
can use more! Please check your attic and garage and bring nice pieces
to Burke Hall. Auction
Catalog Online. Famous Pork Barbecue follows Sunday 12 July.
Delicious details to come.
Family Movie Night: Wednesday 15 July at 7 pm.
June issue of Voice in the Wilderness
features a moving essay on Archbishop Oscar Romero, martyr
of El Salvador, who was just beatified by the Roman Catholic Church. Fr John regards him a hero and a
saint. Walt Zelley pens a warm
portrait of Ginny Boughton,
RIP, pillar of our church. Louise
asks for auction
support and Lucy reports on
We were honored by the visit of our Bishop, Rt
Rev William Love on 21 June. Under his hands, Jaclynn Olivia Boyd and Tonya
Marie Carter were confirmed, and Madeleine Louise Racine Tramm
was received into the Episcopal Church.
We had so much fun last year! So here's Summer
Sparkling Soirée 2015,
on Saturday 18 July at 6 pm. Concert by Jim Wann,
wines and delicacies, and our community in conversation on a sweet,
soft summer night - what could be better? Here
all the details.
Winds in the Wilderness will perform Wednesday 22
July at 5:30. Their music ranges from 17th Century Baroque to Berkshire
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
He called the twelve
and began to send them out two by two, and gave them authority over the
unclean spirits. He ordered them to take nothing for their journey
except a staff; no bread, no bag, no money in their belts; but to wear
sandals and not to put on two tunics. He said to them, "Wherever you
enter a house, stay there until you leave the place. If any place will
not welcome you and they refuse to hear you, as you leave, shake off the
dust that is on your feet as a testimony against them." So they went out
and proclaimed that all should repent. They cast out many demons, and
anointed with oil many who were sick and cured them.