Category Archives: Country Life

Morning Prayer 3.19.17, Third Sunday of Lent

From the least to the greatest of them, everyone is greedy for unjust gain; and from prophet to priest, everyone deals falsely. Jesus said, “If anyone would come after me, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 2.28.17, Anna Julia Haywood Cooper & Elizabeth Evelyn Wright, Educators, 1964, 1904

Ready for streaming now! Our cantors were in good voice at 7 a.m. and our spiritual unity was noticeable; to play it back, click here. Robin’s birthday & heartfelt prayers at 9 a.m., you can’t miss that; go here. __ … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 2.9.17, Thursday of Epiphany 5

Go, sell what you own, and give the money to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; then come, follow me. I will bless the Lord who gives me counsel; my heart teaches me, night after night. I … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.9.17, Julia Chester Emery, Lay Missioner & Encourager, 1922

John proclaimed, “The one who is more powerful than I is coming after me; I am not worthy to stoop down and untie the thong of his sandals.” From the rising of the sun to its setting my Name shall … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 1.7.16, Eve of Epiphany 1: Baptism of Our Lord

All who see them shall acknowledge that they are a people whom the LORD has blessed. From the rising of the sun to its setting my Name shall be great among the nations, and in every place incense shall be … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 1.5.17, Thursday of Christmas 1

Ready for Streaming Now At 7 a.m. we had good chanting, great reading, and an accidental case of God smiting someone that turned into God smiling, which we rather enjoyed; click here. Just a minimum of smiting, and more smiling, … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 12.1.16, Nicholas Ferrar, Deacon of Little Gidding, 1637

He is God not of the dead, but of the living; for to him all of them are alive. Watch, for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or … Continue reading

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