Irving, Texas

Heard in the Pews – March 17th

This is Canon Victoria’s letter in our weekly Parish News email.  To sign up for our newsletter, please visit: Constant Contact. To see the full weekly Parish News email from Mar 17th, please visit: http://conta.cc/2mEb1Hl Ellen Bachelor’s Lent Madness with its intentional archness of matching off saints to “compete for the Golden Halo”  made me go…

“To repent of your sins…”

This is Canon Victoria’s letter in our weekly Parish News email.  To sign up for our newsletter, please visit: Constant Contact. To see the full weekly Parish News email from Feb 24th, please visit: http://conta.cc/2msZdIK This week I reread sections of a little book I was once given by an older priest. It is called St.…

The Seduction of Secrecy

This is Canon Victoria’s letter in our weekly Parish News email.  To sign up for our newsletter, please visit: Constant Contact. To see the full weekly Parish News email from Feb 24th, please visit: http://conta.cc/2mtLa4E In my twenties, I was invited to join a secret society.  It sounded mystical and then, when I read more about…

Come and eat

This is Canon Victoria’s letter in our weekly Parish News email.  To sign up for our newsletter, please visit: Constant Contact. To see the full weekly Parish News email from Feb 17th, please visit: http://conta.cc/2kGNyDC In most cultures, to eat with someone is to have a relationship with him. By eating together underscores a commonality of…

Heard in the Pews – Feb 10th

This is Canon Victoria’s letter in our weekly Parish News email.  To sign up for our newsletter, please visit: Constant Contact. To see the full weekly Parish News email from Feb 10th, please visit: http://conta.cc/2kR74ir   Is cooking a craft that if perfected, has spiritual implications?  Does a good meal summon up our deep calling to…

Sticks and Stones and Words

This is Canon Victoria’s letter in our weekly Parish News email.  To sign up for our newsletter, please visit: Constant Contact. To see the full weekly Parish News email from Jan 27th, please visit: http://conta.cc/2kbr6pH   My mother had a series of saying when I was a child, most of which I have found apt and…

Rescheduled Twelfth Night Party & Weekly Parish News

Epiphany      Three Kings     12th Night Celebration Friday, January 13, 2017 7:00 p.m. You are invited to share your church with your neighbors.  Short service followed by a celebration with great food, Champagne, sparkling cider, King’s Cakes and wonderful fellowship.  Come and kick off 2017 and celebrate!  Bring a friend/friends.   To see…