Category Archives: Brazil

Evening Prayer 3.25.17, Annunciation of Our Lord

But to all who received him, who believed in his name, he gave power to become children of God, who were born, not of blood or of the will of the flesh or of the will of man, but of … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 3.18.17, Cyril, Bishop of Jerusalem, 386

There was considerable complaining about Jesus among the crowds. While some were saying, “He is a good man,” others were saying, “No, he is deceiving the crowd.” Yet no one would speak openly about him for fear of the Jews. … Continue reading

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Evangelism ’17 Update: Reporting Improves, Fundraising Shoots Up, & the Vicar Confesses His Sins

Gentle ones in the faith of Christ, Our fundraising has hit 56% of goal, or $20,000 of the $36,000 we need to be able to continue our ministry this year. Thank you! Most of this week’s financial surge is accounting … Continue reading

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Evangelism ’17 Update 2.6.17: Great Start!

(UPDATED February 6, 7, 8 and 11) We kicked off our 2017 fundraising last Wednesday and already have received $9,225 of our $36,000 budget for Evangelism & Mission. That’s a great start and we’re grateful to our early donors. Note … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.26.16, St. Stephen, Deacon & Martyr

That day a severe persecution began against the church in Jerusalem, and all except the apostles were scattered throughout the countryside of Judea and Samaria. Behold, I bring you good news of a great joy which will come to all … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.20.16, Tuesday in the 4th Week of Advent

“If I tell you, you will not believe; and if I question you, you will not answer. But from now on the Son of Man will be seated at the right hand of the power of God.” The glory of … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.17.16, William Lloyd Garrison & Maria Stewart, Prophetic Witnesses, 1879; Ember Day

Every valley shall be filled, and every mountain and hill shall be made low, and the crooked shall be made straight, and the rough ways made smooth; and all flesh shall see the salvation of God. In the wilderness prepare … Continue reading

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