Harrowing Of Hell

WOMEN’S RETREAT GROUP: JUNE 2024 WRAP UP NOTES

We had a lively discussion for our last Saturday morning retreat until September. After a delicious breakfast and introductions, we had a brief liturgical calendar update and learned that we are in Ordinary time, theme color Green, and this lasts until Advent! Our theme was from 1 Timothy 6:6 “Of course, there is great gain

Special Announcement: The Reverend Kate Wesch

Dear Epiphany, The Holy Spirit works in mysterious ways, and by her hand, I am pleased to announce that the Rev. Kate Wesch will be returning to Epiphany as Parochial Vicar! She starts August 1, and her first Sunday is August 4. MARK YOUR CALENDARS… WE ARE HAVING A PARTY! When Kate arrived in 2009,

SERVICE & OUTREACH NEWS – PARISHIONER GRANT APPLICATION DUE JULY 28

Parishioner Grant Applications Due July 28 This parish’s generous giving at the Have a Heart outreach fundraiser in February once again can provide small grants to selected charitable organizations nominated by parishioners. A funding pool of $10,000 is available for a limited number of grants of up to $2,500. Applicants must be pledging members of Epiphany Parish

WOMEN’S RETREAT GROUP: MAY 2024 WRAP UP NOTES

Many thanks for joining us at the March WRG gathering.  We have one more gathering before transitioning to our summer Meet & Tag On series and welcome the new WRG co-chairs, Karen Forbes and Valerie Conn.  Please see more details below WRG Lead Ann Beck’s wrap up notes. We had a wonderful gathering this morning…

WOMEN’S RETREAT GROUP: April 2024 Wrap Up NOTES

Thank you for joining us in Union, WA, for a rousing deep dive into our retreat on purpose at St. Andrew’s House Retreat Center led by Shannon Polson. She used the outline and details found in chapters one and two of The Grit Factor to help us drill down on purpose.   Despite Shannon needing to depart early to

WOMEN’S RETREAT GROUP: MARCH 2ND MEETING NOTES

 Many thanks for joining us in March and please sign up to join us at our away retreat in April.  You can find details and RSVP here: LINK. We were blessed to have Lorelle Shearer, our first non-committee member, lead us in March. When we first asked Lorelle, we had no idea that we would be

WOMEN’S RETREAT GROUP: February 3RD MEETING NOTES

Many thanks for joining our February Women’s Retreat Group this past Saturday. We were blessed to have a full house and arrive on a book group date. This detail leads to two important logistical announcements. Tuesday, February 20th at 6:30 pm in the Fireside Room Book Group, The Grit Factor. Saturday, March 3rd, our WRG meeting

Lenten Practice of Silence

Discover the transformative power of silence this Lenten season. We invite you to participate in a practice of 20 minutes of daily silence. Why silence? In the quiet, we uncover a space for reflection and introspection. This Lenten practice offers an opportunity to disconnect from the noise of daily life, fostering a deeper connection with

WOMEN’S RETREAT GROUP: JANUARY 6TH MEETING NOTES

  Dear Women of Epiphany, We were thrilled to have twenty eight women join us for the Epiphany day Women’s Retreat Group the morning of January 6 at Christie House. After an opening prayer by Karen Forbes, and the daily Hour by Hour, we commenced our discussion about the Day By Day readings. Our meeting