My family and I are having a great summer together. We had the opportunity to relax at the beach for a week. While traveling we love going to church together as a family, and this year we enjoyed attending an Episcopal Church in Savannah, Georgia where a friend of mine from West Virginia days now serves as rector. It was simply delightful to sit in the pews with my family, to listen to a sermon, to help the boys understand the liturgy, and to just be together, all four of us, for worship... more>
At 5:00 on Friday morning August 28th Mrs. Sue Gorman, wife of Mr. Bob Gorman and mother of Mrs. Katie Munnekie, left this earthly realm to be nearer her Creator's loving presence. How fitting that Katie saw this glorious image of the moon casting beams of light during the time of her mother's passing. May Sue's family be comforted as they remember that Sue is in God's nearer presence. May we all reflect on the light of the sun reflected off the moon's surface and pray that we reflect the light of God's Son.
And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away.