Jay Smar, Music of the Mining Community
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Jay Smar, Music of the Mining Community

You are cordially invited to our ‘Second Sunday at Six’ program: Date:  March 12, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm Place: All Saints Episcopal Church            129 North Market Street            Selinsgrove, PA 17870   Services will conclude with communion  Musical Selections will include: 1.  Thirty Inch Coal 2.  Amazing…

Living the Love
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Living the Love

Living the Love is the human challenge of Faith.  In fact, it is Living the Love that makes us human – makes us more like the fully human Jesus. Living the Love for the recent immigrants who built, maintained, and ran the Pennsylvania Railroad meant funding the Young Men’s Christian Association (Y.M.C.A.) throughout our region…

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Jessica Portzline, Luke Duceman, & Galen Deibler

You are cordially invited to our ‘Second Sunday at Six’ program on Sunday: Date:  February 12, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm Place: All Saints Episcopal Church 129 North Market Street Selinsgrove, PA 17870 Services will conclude with communion   Musical Selections will include: Light of Sothis by Amy Quate The Venetian Regatta by Rossini/Liszt Romances, Op. 94…

Celebration of Candlemas-The Presentation of Jesus & the Purification of Mary
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Celebration of Candlemas-The Presentation of Jesus & the Purification of Mary

On Sunday, we celebrated the Presentation of Jesus in the temple in Jerusalem.  In the ancient tradition, forty days after a child’s birth, he is presented to God & if he is the first born, the family ceremonially “buys him back” from God for 5 shekels, because by tradition, all first born males as God’s…

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How do we build lasting, deep community?

Some communities are formed around complaining, sharing gripes, “ain’t it awful”.  In my experience, community formed around negativity is shallow, poorly rooted.  Community formed around light, around building rather than tearing down, has the opportunity to last with deep roots that endure even in dry times.  The church, at our best, is built to last….

The Light
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The Light

The collect for Sunday contains the following: Grant that your people illumined by your word and sacrament, may shine with the radiance of Christ’s glory, that he may be known, worshiped, and obeyed… Just as a washed car, free of grime, road salt, and mud is more reflective of the sun’s rays, so we more…