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Kaleo, from the Greek for "to call, invite, summon" is about connecting authentic lives for the common good. Take a look at our video to learn more.
Traveler on the Way
Life is a journey—so they say. Sometimes we have a definite path ahead. Sometimes we feel that we are meandering all over the map. And sometimes we come to a fork in the road and have to decide. Which road is the right road for us? How do we know?
Join Martha Macgill as she wrestles with her own fork in the road—a decision about whether to leave her American homeland and go to South Africa as a young mother, wife, and Episcopal priest. Will she or won’t she say yes to South Africa? What stands in the way? What other travelers does she meet on her way? What does her choice tell her about the journey ahead? What insight does her struggling, her choices, and her life tell you about your own path and choices in life?
This meditation is the homily from last Sunday’s 1662 Morning Prayer service which was part of the Mountainside Baroque Summer Music festival. The Scholars of St Cecelia sang canticles from William Bryd’s Great Service and we chanted to the tunes composed by Thomas Morley. It… Read More >
Eastertide Meditation—Dying to Self May 2018 This is my commandment that you love one another as I have loved you. No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends. John 15 When Christ calls a man, he bids him… Read More >
A NEW YEAR’S MEDITATION FROM EMMANUEL 2018 And the Word became flesh and lived among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of a father’s only son, full of grace and truth. John 1:16 The great poet Alfred Lord Tennyson gave us… Read More >
- Jul 22, 2018 10:30 am — A Sabbath Hike to Swallow Falls Meet in Emmanuel Parking Lot at 10:30 am Join Emmanuel's Poet-in-Residence and Nature Guide Jack Slocombe as we go on a hike to Swallow Falls. We will meet at Emmanuel's Parking Lot at 10:30 am after the 9 am service and carpool to the Falls. Wear sturdy hiking books or shoes and a hat. Please bring sunscreen as well as plenty of water and a pack lunch.
- Jun 29, 2018 2:00 pm — Youth Trip to Dans Mountain Nan and Ray Bordeau's Farm For middle school youth and older and their families. Meet up at Dans Mountain State Park for an afternoon of swimming following by a cookout, stargazing and fireworks at the Bordeaux's farm. Option to camp out overnight.