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Fellow Runners: Stop and Be.

There are many wonderful aspects of being on the parish retreat at Kanuga. But what sets this apart from any other experience we might have at our favorite destination or from staying back here is the simple invitation to stop and be. Please join us.

Make an Impact – Give a Gift for Life

Episcopal Relief & Development is The Episcopal Church’s compassionate response to human suffering in the world with a focus on three priorities: Women, Children, and Climate. Each of us can participate in this life-changing work by shopping! Choose a gift that will resonate with someone you want to honor by making a real difference.

The Life that is Truly Life

The first letter to Timothy tells us to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and generous and willing to share. In this way, we lay up treasure for ourselves as a firm foundation for the coming age, so that we may take hold of “the life that is truly life”—and I think that our life together at St. Peter’s is certainly that.

Crisis on the Border: An Episcopal Perspective

Jesus was a refugee when his parents fled to Egypt in the wake of the “slaughter of the innocents” ordered by King Herod (Matthew 2:13-15). We hear today about people coming through the Mexican Border seeking asylum, escaping violence, and about what happens to them: children in cages; deportation of undocumented immigrants living in Charlotte; new limits on who may even apply for refugee status. These are just some of the troubling issues that lead us to ask: What are we as followers of Jesus called to do?