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Reclaiming Jesus

Dear friends, Recently our Presiding Bishop, the Most Rev. Michael Curry, joined with other faith leaders to publish a statement of faith in a time of religious and political turmoil. It follows here in its entirety for your prayerful consideration. … Continue reading

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Sunday, December 9, 2018 Sermon and Full Service*

The Second Sunday of Advent 10 am Sermon by the Rev. Steve Hayward: The Second Sunday of Advent 10 am Full Service celebrated by the Rev. Steve Hayward: *Just a quick note: We attempt to post the sermon and service … Continue reading

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Sunday, December 2, 2018 Sermon and Full Service*

The First Sunday of Advent 10 am Sermon by the Rev. Steve Hayward: * Because of a microphone issue several parts of the full service were not recorded. We do apologize. The First Sunday of Advent 10 am Full Service … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 25, 2018 Sermon*

The Last Sunday after Pentecost, 10:00 am Sermon by the Rev. Carlton Russell: The 10:00 am Full Service for The Last Sunday after Pentecost, celebrated by the Rev. Carlton Russell: *Just a quick note: We attempt to post the sermon … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 18, 2018 Sermon and Full Service*

The 26th Sunday after Pentecost 10 am full service celebrated by the Rev. Steve Hayward:   The 26th Sunday after Pentecost, 10:00 am Sermon by the Rev. Steve Hayward: *Just a quick note: We attempt to post the sermon and … Continue reading

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A gift that WILL keep on giving!!

A reminder from the Planned Giving Committee. Do you have a traditional IRA. If so, and you are 701/2, you might want to make a distribution from that IRA to St. Francis to complete your 2018 pledge (or as an … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 11, 2018 Sermon and Full Service*

The 25th Sunday after Pentecost 10 am Sermon by the Rev. Steve Hayward: The 25th Sunday after Pentecost 10 am full service celebrated by the Rev. Steve Hayward: *Just a quick note: We attempt to post the sermon and service … Continue reading

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Sunday, November 4, 2018 Bishop Steve’s Sermon and Full Service*

The 24th Sunday after Pentecost 10 am Sermon by The Right Rev. Stephen Lane, 9th Bishop of Maine during what was most likely his final visit to St. Francis before retiring next spring: The 24th Sunday after Pentecost 10 am … Continue reading

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All Creatures Great and Small

The 2018 St. Francis by the Sea Blessing of the Animals was a big hit for both the two and four-legged among us. Click here to check it out!

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Sunday, October 28, 2018 Sermon

The 23rd Sunday after Pentecost 10 am Sermon by St. Francis by the Sea Rector, The Rev.Claudia Wyatt Smith including the words of The Right Reverend Steve Lane from his Homily delivered during this weekend’s 199th Diocesan Convention:

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