February 2, 2018 RSS feed / Worship

FAITH NOTES :

A map or a guide?

Lately I’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to be led by the Spirit. More...

Community raffle to benefit new All Saints Parish facility

From the Diocese

BRUNSWICK   With construction underway on the new All Saints Parish multi-purpose facility in Brunswick, excitement continues to grow as a dream draws closer to becoming a reality.  More...

St. John’s students celebrate Catholic Schools Week

BRUNSWICK   Kicking off last Sunday, students from St. More...

Living the Word

“Lord now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace, according to thy word.” Luke 2:29 Walk in the Light More...

All Saints youth taking part in “Souper” Bowl of Caring

BRUNSWICK — This weekend youth from All Saints Parish will be collecting donations to benefit the “Souper” Bowl of Caring.  The annual event — taking place Saturday and Sunday — is a weekend of giving and serving, d More...

FAITH NOTES :

Discerning the Truth

Among the antiques I inherited from my mother was an Early American candle stand — or so I thought. I remembered it from my grandparents’ home on the coast of Maine. My grandparents were both avid collectors. More...

St. John’s focused on giving back during Catholic Schools Week

From the Diocese

BRUNSWICK   Teachers and staff at St. More...

Living the Word

The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and the knowledge of the Holy One is insight.” Proverbs 9:10  Pearls of Wisdom   More...

Prejudice, Thorns from Hunting and Stones from Katahdin

COMMENTARY

With regard to racism in our country, the Baha’i writings say that we in America have a long and stony road ahead with many thorns in our way.  More...

Book Review: ‘A Voice Becoming’

When my 18-year-old son recently had his wisdom teeth removed, I joked that this was his rite of passage.  More...

On the Radio!

ST. JOHN’S CATHOLIC SCHOOL first-grader Riley Shean gets ready to speak on the radio for the first time! More...

Second Congregational Church commissions Breckenridge as UCC missionary to Zambia

NEWCASTLE   Robert Breckenridge, a member of the Second Congregational Church UCC in Newcastle, is heading out on a mission trip.  More...

Living the Word

“For surely I know the plans I have for you says the Lord, plans for your welfare and not for harm, to give you a future with hope.” Jeremiah 29:11  Living with Uncertainty   More...

Mormon church appoints 93-year-old ex-surgeon as president

SALT LAKE CITY The 93-year-old former heart surgeon named Tuesday as the new president of the Mormon Church signaled his intention to make few changes in policy regarding the role of women and LGBT issues — two topics that the faith has grappl More...

FAITH NOTES :

Laying a Solid Foundation

January has not started out easy. First came cleaning up after Christmas. Then came the bitter cold. On top of that, my husband, Dana, has been struggling to move a 4-ton, 24- foot shed. More...

Edgecomb Community Church set for Super Bowl sub sandwich sale

EDGECOMB   The Super Bowl is presenting a fundraising opportunity for the Edgecomb Community Church, which will conduct a sub sale on Sunday, Feb. More...

How California’s megachurches changed Christian culture

The Conversation The popular view of California is of a liberal, godless region, a land of possibilities that is open to experimentation in all things. As novelist Wallace Stegner wrote in 1967, the California motto is: “Why not? More...

Living the Word

“For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am among them.” Matthew 18:20  Sharing the Love   More...

FAITH NOTES :

Preparing for Life’s Storms

Living in Maine, we know that storms will come. Some of us fly south for the winter, hoping to avoid them. But as last year’s devastating hurricane season demonstrated, no place is exempt from the potentially destructive forces of nature.  More...

Local Red Kettle campaign reaches 82 percent of goal

BATH   The Salvation Army Bath- Brunswick ended its 2017 Red Kettle campaign two days before Christmas, raising 82 percent of its goal.  Local Salvation Army officials thanks those who volunteered their time to staff the kettles and those w More...