Movie Night: Wednesday 15 July at 7 pm.
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.
in the Wilderness will perform Wednesday 22
July at 5:30. Their music ranges from 17th Century Baroque to Berkshire
June issue of Voice in the
features a moving essay on Archbishop Oscar Romero,
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
RIP, pillar of our church. Louise
asks for auction
support and Lucy
Country Fair & Auction was a
great success! We had fun (and profit!) under sunny skies. Fr John
thanked all the volunteers for their dedication and hard work, starting
with the chairs, Elen & Louise, and their
minions, large and small. Photos.
We were honored by the
visit of our Bishop, Rt
Rev William Love on 21 June. Under his hands, Jaclynn Olivia Boyd
Marie Carter were confirmed, and Madeleine Louise
was received into the Episcopal Church. We have photos!
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