Posts from January 2017

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Bible discussion on Jan. 15, 2017 – The Servant’s Mission

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Jan 15 – 2 Epiphany Isaiah 49:1-7 The Servant’s Mission Background: This section falls in the portion of Isaiah called Second Isaiah (Chapters 40-55). The focus of Second Isaiah is foreshadowing the return and restoration after the exile from Babylon and the foretelling of the Messiah, who will come and bring new life through His […]

Sermon for January 8, 2017 – The Baptism of Our Lord

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St. John’s Episcopal Church Suffolk, Virginia The First Sunday after the Epiphany – The Baptism of Our Lord The Rev. Leslie Ferguson, Rector Isaiah 42:1-9; Psalm 29; Acts 10:34-43; Matthew 3:13-17             A friend of a friend, call him Tim, spent most of his adult life associated with the church, he dutifully attended services, did […]

Cancellation notification – January 8, 2017

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I regret to inform you, but after consulting with the Senior Warden and other members of the Vestry and in consideration of the conditions in our area, worship will be cancelled in the morning. I plan on completing my sermon for posting. I also invite you to read Morning Prayer in the morning and using […]

Annual Meeting is rescheduled

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Due to the impending storm and the possibility of 4-6″ of snow and slippery roads, or worse sleet, we are postponing our Annual meeting and potluck until January 15. Please be safe during the storm.

St. John’s e-News for Jan. 8, 2017

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Inclement Weather Policy – Safety is first and foremost at St. John’s. We will follow the Suffolk School District with respect to closures. If we have an event planned expect it to continue as scheduled BUT if you do NOT feel safe getting to the Church please stay home. Your safety is more important to […]