Monthly Archives: June, 2012

Military stoles project

Sgt. Apollo Stoewer, who has been the contact person in getting these stoles sent out to the military chaplains who need them, sent these photographs (Sgt. Stoewer is the priest celebrating the Eucharist in the last photo) : Susan Newman, who did the embroidery on the stoles for us, writes: “Presently we have six stoles …

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June 24, 2012 “Do You Trust Me?”

Probably most of you have seen the Disney movie “Aladdin”. I haven’t watched it in a long time, so forgive me if I don’t get the details quite right, but there is a scene in which Aladdin and Princess Jasmine are running from some very bad bad guys. The princess has run away from the …

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June 17, 2012 “Growing the Kingdom”

It’s June, and because we are blessed to live in a rural community, almost everywhere you go around here you see fields and gardens growing up. The corn has to get busy if it’s going to be knee-high by the fourth of July in the North Country – I hear this year it’s well on …

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144th Annual Convention of the Diocese of Albany – photos!

View of the Lake at Camp of the Woods, Speculator NY      

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Apr. 22 Easter 3 John’s Second Big Idea: Light

There is an alternative version of the story I have already told you of the apostle John that Fr. Peay mentioned to me at the clergy retreat I attended this past week. In this version, each week John’s disciples would carry the very, very old apostle into the church gathering and he would always say …

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Youth Group Picnic, June 3, 2012 – food, fellowship, and a little craziness!

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