Looking toward Lent

The words of the prophet Joel are ones that summarize Lent for many of us: Return to the Lord your God, for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and abounding in steadfast love, and relents from punishing (Joel 2:13). We hear them read on Ash Wednesday; we sing them; we meditate on them.  …

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Epiphany 3, 2012

Andy Willis Epiphany 3 / 22 January 2012 Mark 1:14-20   Once again, it’s good to see all of you here after this week of truly challenging weather.  As newbies here in Western Washington, Grete and I were not sure what to expect when the forecast called for 14 inches of snow, followed by ice …

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Welcome to Rev. Patti Sells, our new deacon!

St. Christopher’s is very pleased to be welcoming Patti Sells as our new deacon!  Patti’s first Sunday with us was January 8, 2012.  Here are a few words of introduction from Patti: I was ordained in 2001 at the Cathedral in Salt Lake City and served there until moving to WA in 2003.  My ministry …

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Annual meeting – Jan 29

Save the date–the annual meeting is approaching!  This year’s meeting will be on Sunday, January 29, immediately following the 10:30 worship service.  As the name would have you believe, this is a once-a-year gathering for the congregation to assess the year that’s passed and plan for the year that’s to come.  We’ll hear reports from …

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