Posts by Barbara Hutchinson

Posts by Barbara Hutchinson

Church at Home Worship Service for 9/13

We invite you to engage in a quiet, meditative, and relaxing service which will draw your heart closer to the presence of God through glorious music, sacred scripture, healing prayers, and the Holy Eucharist. We will pray together and open that space within us for the grace we need to be restored. The images have been chosen to reflect the truth of God found in the scripture and sacrament and expressed through the music. To engage with the service, click…

St. Andrew’s Virtual Choir

St. Andrew’s Virtual Choir – September 2020 This month we will be singing the beautiful “Bless the Lord My Soul”, by Jacques Berthier, which is song #9 in the Taize books. As before, we will provide a conductor track for you to sing along with according to the instructions which immediately follow. You will hear an introduction by Mr. Gorman, and you can begin your part on the downbeat.  Please sing two verses with the piano and then sing one…

Church at Home Worship Service August 16th

To engage with the Worship Video for this weekend, please click below. To access the Church Bulletin so you can sing along with the hymns and say the responses, please click below. To engage with Mother Barbara’s homily only, please click below.

Worship Services for July 12th

To access our bulletin for our “Church in-person” Worship Service for 8 a.m., please click below. To access our bulletin for our “Church in-person” Worship Service for 10 a.m., please click below. To access our bulletin for our “Church at home” Worship Service, which you can watch anytime throughout the weekend, please click below. To watch the “Church at Home” Worship Service, please click below. To access Mother Barbara’s homily only, please click below.

Worship Services for July 5th

To access the bulletin for our 8 am “Church in-person” worship service, please click below. To access our “Church at Home” worship video, please click below. To access our “Church at Home” worship bulletin, please click below.

Paul’s 2nd Letter to the Corinthians

We gathered this past Wednesday to explore Paul’s 2nd Letter to the Corinthians as part of our exploration of the Early Church Writings. We explored such topics as 1) affliction and consolation, 2) power in weakness, 3) the gospel being the treasure in clay pots (we’re the clay pots), 4) the development of the notion of a judgment day and the role of the resurrected Christ at that time, and 5) Paul’s emphasis on mercy and compassion. We always study…

Worshipping together

We are an incarnational people. Our faith tradition believes that God came within the human person of Jesus, to reconcile humankind and all of creation to God. That’s what the incarnation means — “in carnate” or in the body. Our faith also believes that it is within and with our body that we worship God. This is why the beauty of the church, the “smells and bells” (incense of sanctus bells), the flowers, the bread and wine — all these…