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STEDY, June 21, 2017

Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 Somewhere in her late 90’s my grandmother began losing her memory. While sad to see her struggle with names of her children and grandchildren it was fascinating that she could rattle off all 14 siblings in…


Summer Socials are fun, opportunities for parish members to make new friends and nurture continuing relationships. Interested in Hosting? You may create your own social event anytime between June 15th and August 31st. It’s your choice what type of affair you’d like to have. Previous socials have been: Afternoon Tea Cocktail Reception Sunday Brunch after Church BBQ and/or pool party for families…


Mike and Karen Harrigian hosted a recent summer social at their home. In attendance were Darcy & Danny Jones, Robert & Anne Herold, Michelle & Ron Harrington, Tori & Al Mordecai.


On May 19th SENS parents Mary and Phil Bruno welcomed newborn twins Dorothy and Chapman. Prayers were requested for Chapman whose lungs collapsed shortly after being born. We are happy to report Chapman is home! He is doing well and on a totally opposite sleep schedule than his sister! Please keep very happy but exhausted family in your thoughts.


Celebrating Baby Boy Keaney

You may have noticed when Josh, Mel and daughters visited a few months back that they are expecting baby #3! Baby boy Keaney will not be arriving until July however Mel’s sisters are inviting members of St. Edmund’s to send cards of encouragement and well wishes as they prepare for their first boy. Mel and…


June 25th, 2017 Celebrant and Preacher: Canon Judith Heffron+ Prelude: “Allegro” (English Suite #3) – Johann Sebastian Bach Processional Hymn # 296: “We Know That Christ is Raised” Gradual Hymn # 592: “Teach Me, My God and King” (verses 1-2 before the Gospel, verses 3-4 after) Offertory: “Prelude and Fugue in B Major BWV 868” – Johann Sebastian Bach Sanctus: S-125 –…


This past Sunday we celebrated Father George’s birthday. Having seen the photos Father George sent this response: “You made my heart glad! Take care of one another in my absence, and know my prayers for you each day. Padre Jorge+ ” Thank you to Julie Quinn for the cupcakes, and to Tony Faught and Amy Hulick for the decorations.

The Third Sunday After Pentecost, June 25th, 2017

Every Sunday we are blessed with beautiful music and this Sunday we are in for an extra special treat. During our 10 am liturgy organist and choir master Rob Hovencamp will debut the St. Edmund’s Harpsichord featuring keyboard music of J. S. Bach and Domenico Scarlatti. St. Edmund’s parishioners Tom and Jane Glover have made a most gracious gift of their Harpsichord…

STEDY, June 14, 2017

Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go.” Joshua 1:9 Leviticus is one of those books in the Bible that really doesn’t help us Old Testaments nerds. Yes, it’s boring and yes, it is a lot of laws, in fact it’s all laws, many of which…


Saturday night Kimberly Schugart hosted a Summer Social in her beautiful home. Pictured left to right: Cynthia and Larry Schulte, Gwendolyn Hicks, Natalia Huryn, John and Julie Quinn, Fernando Guzman. Standing: Patricia and Gretchen Laybourn, Kimberly Schugart Taking the photo: Sterling Trenberth