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Need for Teachers

Our Sunday school is growing! We are enjoying a wide variety of children in our Sunday school however most of our teachers have asked to be off the rotation. This makes Sunday school a bit tricky and not as beneficial as it should be. If you are available to help any upcoming Sunday please contact Heather or Antonio.

STEDY, April 26, 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 Jesus was in jail awaiting his death sentence and Peter knew he was next. As he tried to warm bones that rattled from deep within his chest, Peter denied having any connection to Jesus. He had…

THE THIRD SUNDAY IN EASTER | Liturgy & Music

April 30th, 2017 Preacher & Celebrant: Canon Smythe+ Prelude: “Andante Con Moto ” – Alexandre Guilmant Processional: # 210: “The Day of Resurrection” Song of Praise: #397 “Now Thank We All Our God” -verse one only Gradual Hymn #662: “Abide With Me” – verses 1-2 before the Gospel, verses 3-4 after. Offertory: “Grace” – Mark Hayes Communion Music: “Dear Emmanuel, Lord of…

Verger’s Lunch

Pictured: Cynthia & Larry Schulte, Ron & Michelle Harrington, Andy & Angela Mar, George & Carolyn Seitz, Father Colville Smythe, Rev. Heather Blackstone Not pictured: Antonio and Alipio Bartolome Sunday after worship several gathered for another sucessful Verger’s Lunch, hosted by Tony Faught. Twelve gathered for burgers, waffles, bottomless champagne and conversation. Please keep watch in Edmund’s Notes for the next Verger’s…

TRUE NORTH

This article was originally published in the San Marino Tribune on for April 21, 2017. When I lived in Santa Barbara, I had a friend with a handsome sailboat. The boat required an inordinate amount of his time to maintain…it seemed to me more obsession than pleasure craft. Though, when I was aboard for one of his sails out to the Channel…

STEDY, April 19, 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 Sarah was a girl who grew up in Washington State. As a young child she noticed that she couldn’t play like the other kids; simple childhood games would leave her exhausted and gasping for breath. When…

THE SECOND SUNDAY IN EASTER | Liturgy & Music

April 23rd, 2017 Preacher & Celebrant: Canon Smythe+ Prelude: “Dialogue on the Vox Humaine” – Francois Couperin Processional: #182: “Christ Is Alive” Song of Praise: #174 “At The Lamb’s High Feast” -verse one only Gradual Hymn #206: “O Sons and Daughters, Let Us Sing” Offertory: “Chorale at The Lamb’s High Feast” – Samuel Scheindt Communion Music: “Recit de Cromorone” – Francois Couperin…