Thanksgiving

Articles

October 29, 2018

By: The Rev. Canon Heather L. Melton, Staff Officer for the United Thank Offering

“Every day (is) a day of thanksgiving to the Wampanoag. … (We) give thanks to the dawn of the new day, at the end of the day, to the sun, to the moon, for rain for helping crops grow. … There (is) always something to be thankful for. ... Giving thanks comes naturally for the Wampanoag. With...

November 21, 2012

By: Wendy Johnson

Heavenly Father, Spirit of Life, thank you for granting us the opportunity to grow our comfort zones larger, and speaking to our hearts to bond with the universal world.

You have granted us the ability to understand and support the lives of the unfortunate, and by your grace...

November 21, 2011

As Thanksgiving comes around once again, I find myself thinking of a visit I made this past summer to Plimoth Plantation, a living history museum in Massachusetts that recreates the seventeenth-century world of the Pilgrims and the people of the Wampanoag nation who were their neighbors....

November 23, 2010

"Giving thanks always for all things unto God and the Father in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ." -- Ephesians 5:20

Over the years each of our holidays has assumed its own distinct color scheme in our memories and in our expectations -- both graphically and emotionally. Christmas is a...

Bulletin Inserts

Today, many parishes within the Episcopal Church celebrate the Feast of Christ the King.