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From Fr. Mark Scott…

This year, as we enter the Lenten season, we will be reflecting on our past and considering our future together. Throughout the Lenten season, we will experience this recurring theme in several ways as we consider what God means for us to be as the people of God. 1) On the Wednesday evenings of Lent, […]

From Fr. Mark Scott…

Last weekend, our Vestry concluded a very meaningful annual retreat. We discussed many issues relating to St. Francis and our ministry together, and the spirit of the event was really quite wonderful. One of the issues we considered was our financial results for the year. Janice Fergusson, our chair of the Finance Committee, reported that […]

From Fr. Mark Scott…

Every year, when we come to this time, we are always in a position of both looking forward and looking back. In ancient times, the Romans used the image of their god, Janus, to reflect this situation. With heads looking in two directions, Janus was a great image for what happens at the beginning of […]

From Fr. Mark Scott…

Thanksgivings: I am able to worship, praise and be a part of God’s family and Christ’s presence…We at St. Francis acknowledge God’s benevolent grace and forgiveness which gives us great hope and gratitude to our loving Lord and savior…Because it provides a strong sense of community, its mission is alive and making a difference in […]

From Fr. Mark Scott…

This year has truly been an extraordinary one with God’s abundant blessings everywhere! For these blessings and your dedication to our ministries and generous spirit, I am extremely grateful.  Over the next six weeks, we will have an opportunity to deepen our faith and commitment to the ministries of St. Francis of Assisi. Each Sunday, […]