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 Advent and Christmas meetings, services, and resources Rector’s Blog (Kristine) St. Mary's YouTube channel (Subscribe today!) St. Mary’s Facebook page St. Mary’s Zoom services and Bulletin Church Publishing offers Book of ...
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On Saturday, November 7th, lay delegates, clergy, and guests from all over the Diocese of El Camino Real participated in a virtual version of the annual diocesan convention. The lay ...
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by Rosemarie Axton Covid-19 has changed many things in our lives and in the life of St. Mary’s. However, it seems it has only increased our desire to bring the ...
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by Rev. Scott Taylor “No room at the inn” elicits imagery of Mary and Joseph having nowhere for her to give birth, not even a guest room, followed by the ...
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The formal pledge season wraps up on November 1 with an ingathering at our 10:00 Zoom service, but it’s not too late to pledge if you haven’t done so already.  ...
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Christian Social Concerns is serving food insecure clients in new ways by organizing social distancing on the patio to interview clients, by putting together food bags from donations, and by ...
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We are pleased to announce that Kathryn Ryan-Thaanum has agreed to serve as St. Mary’s Treasurer, effective immediately. She will be working with the Vestry and our accountant, Jo Ann ...
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Monthly meetings for On Purpose continued in October, with a discussion of the parable of the lifesaving station.  The next meeting is planned for Sunday, November 8 at 2:00 pm. ...
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By Jackie Pierce It has been many years since I have written about “what I did on my summer vacation.” I never thought I would be writing about “what I ...
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In celebration of the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, on Sunday, October 4th, clergy from St. Angela Merici Catholic Church, the Christian Church of Pacific Grove, and the First ...
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by Elizabeth McCorkle, Senior Warden On Sunday, September 29, 2019, Kristine celebrated her first Sunday as rector of St. Mary's. Talk about a trial by fire! Please join me in ...
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A Spiritual Practice Group met Sundays from August 16th through September 7th, led by Pastor Kristine. Sometimes it’s easier to develop a habit when you join with others who have ...
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By Rev. Scott Taylor Rev. Scott Taylor visiting Avenal prison, August 2018 “I can’t wait to go back to jail.” Yes, that usually gets a laugh from people, even those ...
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