Monthly Archive: December 2012

Advent meditation hits home

Here is an excerpt from a little book of meditations from Richard Rohr I read this morning and posted on the News from the Pews Meditation — “How do we give birth, as Mary...

Breaking open

Last Sunday I preached about Advent as the season of anticipating God’s breaking in to a broken world. How it is often through things being broken open that new life can emerge. I talked...

Sermon for November 11 2012

(To print out this sermon, click here for a .pdf file.) St. Margaret’s Church Sermon for November 11, 2012 24th Sunday after Pentecost The Rev. Martha Kirkpatrick Ruth 3:1-5, 4:13-17; Ps. 127; Hebrews 9:24-28; Mark 12:38-44...

St. Margaret’s Cards for sale

WOMEN OF ST. MARGARET’S NEWS: Beautiful St. Margaret’s Christmas Cards are for sale! $5 for 6 blank cards featuring Sara Shute’s great winter photo of the church.  Use as winter note cards as well. Find them at...

Fundraising Ideas and Update for 2013

he five-member Ad-hoc Fundraising Committee recently identified four possible projects for next year. They welcome comments and offers of help. First would be a raffle of a Stand Up Paddleboard generously donated by Jon...

Moroccan dinner Saturday

If you are still considering what to prepare for the Moroccan dinner Saturday, below are a few ideas from Paula Wolfert, author of “The Food of Morocco.” Wolfert first got Americans excited about Moroccan...

An Annual Meeting to remember

A friend of mine, after seeing the movie “The Piano,” said to me, “Martha, not only did I not know what was “going on,” I didn’t even know what was happening!” I have often...