August 2017 archive

Week of September 3, 2017

Here are some of the you need to be aware of  this week at Christ the Redeemer: KITCHEN DE-CLUTTERING – A number of containers, serving plates and pans have been left behind from various pot-lucks/hospitality functions. In an effort to de-clutter our small kitchen, those items have been placed on a table in the Fellowship …

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A Reflection From The Daily Office

  “If the foundations are destroyed, what can the righteous do?” Psalm 11:3 It is disappointing at times not to know the historical context of many of David’s psalms.  Take Psalm 11, last evening’s set psalm, for example: from the superscription we know that it is a psalm of David handed over to the choirmaster—set …

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Sermon for Sunday, August 27, 2017

Brian Campbell, speaker

Week of August 27, 2017

This Week at Christ the Redeemer Heading into the last week of August, here is what you need to know about the important dates and events around Christ the Redeemer: Saturday, August 26 beginning at 9:30 a.m.  The Training for ALL Volunteers in our Children’s Ministry program (Sunday School teachers, Discipleship Hour helpers, Nursery workers) …

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A Reflection for the Daily Office Lectionary

“I have gone astray like a lost sheep; seek your servant, for I do not forget your commandments.” Psalm 119:176 I have always been fascinated by the Psalmist of the Long Psalm (119). Early in my Christian life I was appalled by his love for God’s law (caught up as I still was in the …

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Sermon for Sunday, August 20, 2017

the Reverend Dr. Brian Campbell speaker

Update for Week of August 13, 2017

Gearing Up for the Fall at Christ the Redeemer: The Christian life is a multi-faceted one: it centers itself in WORSHIP, it focuses itself in ongoing DISCIPLESHIP, it exists and is nurtured in COMMUNITY, it seeks to make a difference in MINISTRY/SERVICE, all of which informs and shapes our personal and communal contribution to God’s …

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A Reflection from the Daily Office August 16, 2017

  The Rev. Dr. Brian G. Campbell “Who rises up for me against the wicked? Who stands up for me against evildoers?’ Psalm 94:16 The contrast could not be sharper: At the end of June, Janis and I attended the Anglican Church in North America’s Assembly in Wheaton, Ill., where the reality and beauty of …

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Sermon for Sunday, August 13, 2017

Update on Rwanda Trip, August 8, 2017

Dear Friends, Here are a few highlights from our Rwanda Team thus far: After spending time in Kigali with Bp. Louis and Winnie, the team headed off for Mybo on Saturday.  Once in Mybo, they had a tour of the new school building and spent time with the staff.  They also spent time with the …

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