Blessed Absalom Jones

Blessed Absalom Jones

“So I say to you, Ask, and it will be given you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches finds, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened. Is there anyone among you... read more
Rejoicing in Lost Sheep Found

Rejoicing in Lost Sheep Found

Our Advent observances are well underway, and I am sure that you thoroughly enjoyed this year’s Christmas Market. Of particular interest to me was “The Bethlehem Petting Zoo.” I so enjoyed watching my young friends from St. David’s Episcopal Day School delight in the animals. It all reminded me of the wonderful book my friend The Rev. Geneva Butz wrote in 1988 about her experiences with the Christmas Crèche at Old First Reformed Church at Fourth and Race Streets in Philadelphia. The book is called Christmas Comes Alive! and is full of stories of Geneva’s experiences with the live animals, from the time the farmer dropped them off until Christmas Eve.

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Letter from the Clergy – March 11th

Letter from the Clergy – March 11th

Epiphany Sermon Video Click below to hear The Rev. Elizabeth Colton’s Sunday sermon preview for the Fourth Sunday in Lent, March 14th, 2021. “Rejoice with Jerusalem, and be glad for her, all you who love her.” Isaiah 66:10 Dear People of St. David’s, I hope... read more
Letter from the Clergy – January 21st

Letter from the Clergy – January 21st

Epiphany Sermon Video Click below to hear The Rev. Maurice Dyer’s Sunday sermon preview for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany, January 24th, 2021. Definition of epiphany 1 capitalized: January 6 observed as a church festival in commemoration of the coming of... read more
Pastoral Care: Ministry Update

Pastoral Care: Ministry Update

Pastoral Care, like all of our ministries, has had to reimagine some of its work and put some of its work on hold. A vibrant phone ministry began very strongly at the beginning of our sheltering in place. Over time, close to eighty parishioners have called other... read more
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