The Lord has acted. Christ is risen and the Holy Spirit is present and active in our midst. With the coming of spring, our campus has been blessed with an abundance of beautiful and fragrant flowering shrubs, trees and bulbs. Children are frolicking and scampering around the grounds throughout the week and after the 10:00 am service on Sundays and the choir has burst into song. We are also being blessed with many opportunities to collaborate and join in ministry with other groups in our community. On Good Friday we welcomed over 130 members from the community to St.
I send you greetings and peace from the lovely Bishop's Ranch in Healdsburg, CA where I am gathered with the Bishop and my colleagues from around the diocese for our annual clergy conference. Our keynote presenter this year is Miraslov Volf. Miraslov is a Croatian born theologian and the Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology, and Founding Director, Yale Center for Faith & Culture. He is considered one of the most celebrated theologians of our day. He has recently published Flourishing: Why We Need Religion in a Globalized World. I ask for your prayers during this time of retreat as