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Category: Father Matt

Gifts Given and Received

      by the Rev. Matt Addington   When St. Francis learned refugees were coming to Greensboro, it just made sense that we would get involved. The words of Teresa of Avila’s “Christ has no body but yours” repeated over and over in my head, combined with a calling to love God and love neighbor as self, saying yes was the easy part. Our yes, became a way to bring St. Francis together after so many had been away for so long because of... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Apr 12

Who Is Jesus?- Part 4

With The Rev. Matthew Addington     February 27th, 2022     Your browser doesn't support audio. Please download the file: audio/mp3   Accompanying PDF #1   Accompanying PDF #2   Who is Jesus?   This is a timeless question. Together, we explore the Jesus found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, comparing specific stories of what Jesus taught and... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Mar 4

Who Is Jesus?- Part 3

With The Rev. Matthew Addington     February 20th, 2022     Your browser doesn't support audio. Please download the file: audio/mp3     Accompanying PDF     Who is Jesus?   This is a timeless question. Together, we explore the Jesus found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, comparing specific stories of what Jesus taught and how... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Feb 24

Who Is Jesus?- Part 2

With The Rev. Matthew Addington     February 6th, 2022   Your browser doesn't support audio. Please download the file: audio/mp3     Who is Jesus?   This is a timeless question. Together, we explore the Jesus found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, comparing specific stories of what Jesus taught and how he ministered to people in his day.   Join Father Matt in... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Feb 9

Who Is Jesus?- Part 1

With The Rev. Matthew Addington     January 30th, 2022     Your browser doesn't support audio. Please download the file: audio/mp3   Who is Jesus? This is a timeless question. Together, we explore the Jesus found in the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, comparing specific stories of what Jesus taught and how he ministered to people in his day.   Join Father Matt in "Who... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Feb 2

Advent Reflection: Week Three "Love and the Husk"

With The Rev. Matthew Addington   December 17th, 2021     Advent III Reflection     Welcome to this the third Friday in the season of Advent. The Friday in which we remember God's love. Our scripture for today comes from Luke chapter one. It's one of my favorite passages in all of scripture. We find Mary rejoicing at the news that she will be the mother of Jesus.    Mary said: “My soul magnifies... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Dec 18

Advent Reflection: Week Two “Becoming Pure”

With The Rev. Matthew Addington   December 10th, 2021       Advent II Reflection   Hello, and welcome to the second Friday of Advent, you might say the Friday of peace. Our reading for today comes from Malachi. It is the same reading that we heard this past Sunday. The prophet Malachi writes “See, I am sending my messenger to prepare the way before me, and the Lord whom you seek will suddenly come to his temple. The... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Dec 10

Advent Reflection: Week One “There will be Signs”

With The Rev. Matthew Addington   December 3rd, 2021     Advent I Reflection   Hello, I am Father Matt Addington.  I am one of the priests here at Saint Francis Episcopal Church and I want to welcome you to the first Friday in Advent.  Each Friday in Advent we will be offering a very brief reflection for you.  We hope that you take this time to sit and be present during this Advent season.  Our first... Read More
Posted by Mark Hamby at Dec 3

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