An invitation to the 2013 Episcopal Diocese of West Texas Acolyte Festival, hosted by the Episcopal Church of the Good Shepherd, Corpus Christi, Texas, April 19-20, 2013. All youth acolytes, acolyte masters/directors are invited.
Day: February 24, 2013
“I meet a lot of stressed-out ministers. They’re weary. They’re working as hard as they can. They’re trying to juggle a bunch of new stuff to reach out to a new generation, while taking care of an increasingly older congregation that needs more pastoral care. They are taking on more student loan debt, while they watch their salaries freeze.” ~Carol Howard Merritt
If I am to foster genuine relationships marked by love with the people I serve, I’m going to do it best as a friend.
Psalm 24, 29 (Morning) Psalm 8, 84 (Evening) Jeremiah 1:1-10 1 Corinthians 3:11-23 Mark 3:31-4:9 Jeremiah 1:1-10 NRSV: The words of Jeremiah son of Hilkiah, of the priests who were in Anathoth in the land of Benjamin, to whom the word of the Lord came in the days of King Josiah son of Amon of …