Category: Blog

Grief — by Fr. Gerry

27, June, 2019Posted by :mmccready

That Saturday evening, we received the news as I was preparing for bed and thinking about Sunday services. Then we got the call. I knew it was true, but I was hoping I misunderstoo [...]

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Donations Needed for McAllen Humanitarian Respite Center — by Alyssa Stebbing

19, June, 2019Posted by :mmccready

To the Parish Communities in the Episcopal Diocese of Texas, Many of you have expressed interest in participating or continuing in the ministry work of Episcopal Migration Ministri [...]

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Entering Sacred Space and Time — by Fr. Gerry

13, June, 2019Posted by :mmccready

The days after the Feast of Pentecost are often called “Ordinary time” or the “Green Season.”  Every Sunday the clergy wear green vestments, with the exception of Trin [...]

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A Special Message from Fr. Gerry

06, June, 2019Posted by :mmccready

Dear Trinitarians, Over the past two weeks Kay and I have felt so loved and supported by you and so many others. I have received so many cards, emails, texts, and other forms of co [...]

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Vestry Elections: Time for Discernment, by Scott Frnka

05, June, 2019Posted by :mmccready

Have You Ever Considered Serving on the Vestry? One of the great traditions of the Episcopal Church is the body of lay persons responsible for the stewardship of the finances and f [...]

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Entering Sacred Space and Time — by Fr. Gerry

31, May, 2019Posted by :mmccready

God told Moses to remove his shoes at the sight of the burning bush because he was standing on sacred ground. Another – Moses, coming down from the mountain with his face lit [...]

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Entering Sacred Space and Time — by Fr. Gerry

16, May, 2019Posted by :mmccready

We believe in sacred space, be that Moses and the burning bush; the place of Jacob’s dream; the location of the crucifixion of Jesus; or the “worship space” of our Sunday mor [...]

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Entering Sacred Space and Time — by Fr. Gerry

16, May, 2019Posted by :mmccready

What is sacred Space? What does it mean to enter sacred space? How is it different from ordinary space? Sacred space is not created by human beings. Sacred (holy) space is due to G [...]

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Entering Sacred Space and Time — by Fr. Gerry

03, May, 2019Posted by :mmccready

I want to begin at the ending. My parents taught me to say “thank you” after attending a birthday party, a sleep over, or anytime I had been in another person’s home. I learn [...]

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Entering Sacred Space IV

17, April, 2019Posted by :mmccready

“I love you.”  This is what we say when we attend worship on Sunday. We may enter worship with concerns, fears, pains, and confusions. We may enter with great joy and full [...]

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