“Matters of the Heart” (August 17, 2014: The Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 15A)–The Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Lafayette, Louisiana)

“…Great is your faith!”—Matthew 15.28[i] In the Name of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. Amen!  In reference to today’s Gospel lesson, a classmate of mine from seminary had this to say in a Facebook status update: “I have a theory that people are so uncomfortable with this upcoming Sunday’sContinue reading ““Matters of the Heart” (August 17, 2014: The Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 15A)–The Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Lafayette, Louisiana)”

“Ascension Episcopal School–A Christian Institution” (August 12, 2014: Opening Eucharist of the 2014-2015 Academic Year of Ascension Episcopal School–Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Lafayette, Louisiana)

“For no one can lay any foundation other than the one that has been laid; that foundation is Jesus Christ.”–I Corinthians 3.11 In the Name of God the Father, God the Son, and God the Holy Spirit. Amen! In 1997, at the age of 12, I enrolled as a 7th grade student at Saint Peter’sContinue reading ““Ascension Episcopal School–A Christian Institution” (August 12, 2014: Opening Eucharist of the 2014-2015 Academic Year of Ascension Episcopal School–Episcopal Church of the Ascension, Lafayette, Louisiana)”