Dewayne James Messenger

09/02/2017

Around the Parish, February 9, 2017

Sisters and brothers, Recently, I’ve had some folks ask me about how I’m dealing with being a pastor in light of the current political situation.  We […]
07/02/2017

Around the Parish, February 2, 2017

Dear Friends, I’m out of the office this week, but I want to remind you that we have two guest preachers coming to be with us […]
07/02/2017

Around the Parish, January 26, 2017

Dear Friends, This week I participated in a two-day seminar at Phillips Theological Seminary.  We heard reflections from several of the faculty members.  One thing that continues […]
20/01/2017

Around the Parish, January 19, 2017

Dear Friends, I want to urge each one of us to participate in the 3-Parish Potluck and Discussion this Saturday.  Our gathering is at the Church […]
13/01/2017

Around the Parish, January 12, 2017

Dear Friends, As you know, I’ve begun my Doctoral (D Min) coursework through Phillips Theological Seminary.  In this first course, we studied the topic of Leadership […]
07/01/2017

Around the Parish, January 5, 2017

As you may know, I’m out of the office this week and next week as I begin my D. Min. (Doctor of Ministry) studies at Phillips […]
30/12/2016

Old Catholics Sign Intercommunion Agreement with Church of Sweden

    The communion between the Old Catholic Churches of the Union of Utrecht and the Church of Sweden was officially sealed at a special service […]
29/12/2016

Around the Parish, December 29, 2016

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! New Year’s resolutions?  Does anyone really do that anymore?  I suspect that is something of a by-gone era.  In fact, […]