Services in the Church this Sunday


With cooler weather this weekend, this Sunday, August 18, 2019, all three services – 9am, 11am and 7pm – will take place in the church rather than the Parish Hall. Please join us as we give thanks and praise together in resplendent beauty.

News

Feast of St. Mary Magdalene

Join us at 6:00 p.m. this Monday, July 22, for the evening Eucharist and to celebrate the Feast of St. Mary Magdalene. We are delighted to welcome Meredith Ward as our guest preacher at that service.

Summer Book Group in July

The Ascension Summer Book Group will meet on Monday, July 15, and Tuesday July 23. All are invited to read and discuss Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again, by Rachel Held Evans. This is a book about telling and inhabiting stories – bible stories, our own stories of faith, doubt, …  [ More → ]

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Events

Help Send a Kid to Camp

As in years past, Ascension will again help send a kid to camp, giving $1400 from the Lapsley Fund, which is designated to give urban children a summer experience in the country at Incarnation Camp. But this year… We are challenging the congregation to match this amount for the Summer Overnight Leadership Camp of Rural …  [ More → ]

Get Inspired by Rachel Held Evans

Throughout July, the Summer Book Group will be reading and discussing Inspired: Slaying Giants, Walking on Water, and Loving the Bible Again, by Rachel Held Evans. This is a book about telling and inhabiting stories — bible stories, our own stories of faith, doubt, and wrestling for a blessing. RHE, as she is affectionately known, …  [ More → ]

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Thoughts

Sermon – July 28, 2019
by The Rev. Elizabeth G. Maxwell

Here is a link to listen to the sermon by The Rev. Liz Maxwell on the seventhSunday after Pentecost. There is also a link to the scripture for this Sunday. Lessons You can read the scripture for July 28th here.

Sermon – July 21, 2019
by Stacey Carpenter

Lessons You can read the scripture for July 21, 2019, the Sixth Sunday after Pentecost, here. Audio We welcomed Stacey Carpenter as our preacher this Sunday. Stacey is preparing to leave for her first year at the Seminary of the Southwest in Austin, Texas at the end of this month.

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