Category: News and Events

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...

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...

Poinsettias and wreaths for Christmas

Wreaths and poinsettias are a part of our Christmas celebration at St. Margaret’s; they will decorate our church at this very Holy time of year. If you would like to participate in the purchasing...

Great article about Belfast

For those who missed it, here is a link to an interesting article  about Belfast thanks to Down East magazine, December 2012 issue. http://downeast.com/magazine/2012/december/moonbat-kingdom

Read Martha’s Sermon from November 4, 2012

(To print out this sermon, click here for a .pdf file.) St. Margaret’s Church Sermon for November 4, 2012 All Saints’ Day The Rev. Martha Kirkpatrick Wisdom of Solomon 3:1-9; Ps. 24; Rev. 21:1-6a;...

Please remove leftovers

Please be sure that all leftover food from the coffee hour and various events gets taken home or placed in the freezer with a date on it.  The refrigerator consistently gets filled with leftover...