Posts from December 2015

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Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—December 23, 2015

by St Thomas Episcopal
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“It’s the most wonderful time of the year…” So the song goes. But it can also be a difficult time of year for many, what with memories, losses, and the often very high expectations of ‘comfort and joy’ through decorations, presents and food. It’s enough to make anyone lose their “fa,la,la,la,la…:, at least for a […]

Good News: A Weekly Update from St Thomas Church—December 3, 2015

by St Thomas Episcopal
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On the Second Sunday of Advent we light two purple candles on the advent wreath to mark our journey through this season of hopeful waiting and preparation. We hear the words of the Prophet Baruch: “Take off the garment of your sorrow and affliction, O Jerusalem, and put on forever the beauty of the glory from God.” We also […]