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Sunday, November 13 was the Twenty-fifth Sunday after Trinity. This was also our annual Harvest Festival at which time we collect supplies for the Ozarks Food Harvest and Rita and the altar guild have the church beautifully decorated with an ...

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St. Francis Church

Sunday, November 6 was the Twenty-fourth Sunday after Trinity. Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Gospel for the day, Colossians 1:3 “We give thanks to God and the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ…for the hope which is laid ...

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Sunday, October 30 was the Twenty-third Sunday after Trinity, but since Tuesday, November 1 is All Saints’ Day our scripture lessons and hymns were those designated for All Saints, also known as Allhallows (to hallow is to make holy or ...

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Sunday, October 23 was the Twenty-second Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the gospel for the day, St. Matthew 28:21, in which Peter asks Jesus how many times he should forgive someone who sins against him, and ...

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Sunday, October 16 was the Twenty-first Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Epistle for the day, Ephesians 6:10:  “Put on the whole armour of God that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of ...

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Sunday October 9 was the Twentieth Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley began his sermon by noting that in spite of  the advanced technology & physical well-being we enjoy we are not really better off if we look to earthly experts ...

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St. Francis Church

Sunday, August 7 was the Eleventh Sunday after Trinity. Bishop Hartley based his sermon on the Epistle for the day, 1st Corinthians 15:1,  “Brethren, I declare unto you the gospel which I preached unto you, which also ye have received ...

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Sunday morning service was opened with Randy Brummet on the banjo, Venita Brummet on the bass, Linda Stillings on the fiddle and Margaret Rosseau on the guitar. The little ones brought a couple of songs they had learned in Vacation ...

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St. Francis Church

Sunday July 24 was the Ninth Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop & Mrs. Hartley were away in Kentucky this weekend where he was conducting services at our fellow Anglican Church Christ Chapel.  In place of our usual communion service we had ...

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St. Francis Church

Sunday, July 17 was the eighth Sunday after Trinity.  Bishop Hartley began his sermon with a quote attributed to St. Francis of Assisi, our patron saint:  “There was a time when I believed in words.”  He then continued, based on ...

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