Monthly Archives: April 2012

Hope and a Salamander

April 29th, 2012, Rev. Doyt Conn preaching

We have a salamander in the basement. There is some debate as to his name. I call him Slinky. My son calls him Sandy. My daughter, the driving force for our possessing a salamander in the first place, has yet to commit to a name. Read more

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From Tragedy

April 22nd, 2012, The Rev. Kate Wesch preaching

Acts 3:12-19, Luke 24:26b-48
In the name of God: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Seven years ago, I was on the way to the funeral of someone
who had served as a mentor and spiritual guide for me over the years.
His death was sudden, tragic, and inexplicable.
In my close community of friends, we were in total shock.
For several days, we had been sitting in stunned silence,
tears rolling down our cheeks, and wondering why. Read more

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The Liturgical Year: Pentecost

Presenter: The Reverend Doyt Conn
Date: Sunday, 5/27
Time: 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Location: Great Hall

Pentecost is the last day of the season of Easter. It directly follows the Feast of the Ascension which mark’s Christ’s ascension into heaven after His fifty days walking on earth as a resurrected being. The Pentecost marks the descent of the Holy Spirit unto the Apostles and unto us. This is the season in which we celebrate our intimate personal relationship with God and our perpetual opportunity for the forgiveness of sins. Read more

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Epiphany’s Social Action Committee hosts CRAIG RENNEBOHM

Presenters: Craig Rennebohm
Date: Sunday 5/20
Time: 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.
Location: Great Hall

“Since 1987, Craig Rennebohm has ministered to people on the streets of Seattle who are homeless and struggling with mental illness. In Souls in the Hands of a Tender God, he tells the evocative stories of persons who desperately need psychiatric, psychological, and spiritual support–like Mary, who surrounds herself with huge trash bags for protection from a threatening world; Jerry, whose fits of rage get him barred from every shelter and meal program in Seattle; and others, abandoned and marginalized by their community, who need care and treatment to find their way back to a life of stability and meaning.” Read more

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Foundations of Christianity

The Bible Presenter:        The Reverend Doyt Conn Dates:              Sundays, 5/6 and 5/13 Time:              9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Location:           Great Hall The Word of God, but not the only Word of God: The Bible is not the sole record of … Read more

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The Hymns We Sing

Presenters:      Thomas Foster Date:               Sunday, 4/29 Time:              9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Location:          Great Hall The Hymnal 1982 is noted as one of the finest books of Christian poetry in print. Tom Foster, Epiphany’s Director of Music, share thoughts … Read more

Know Thyself!

Presenter:        Carmen Hoffman, MS, LMFT Date:               Sundays, 4/22, 5/13 and 5/20 Time:              9:15 – 10:15 a.m. Location:          Christie House Library Know Thyself! Emotional Intelligence (EI) includes the ability to motivate oneself, persistence, self-control, empathy, hope, the ability to shake off … Read more

Teaching the Essence of Christianity

C. S. LEWIS: A Master Story Teller Introduces Us To A Personal Christ Presenter:        Jonathan Roberts Date:               Sunday, 4/22 Time:              9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. Location:          Great Hall As any reader of The Chronicles of Narnia knows, C. S. … Read more

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