Lent 1

Then God opened the eyes and she saw a well of water… and she gave the boy, Ishmael, a drink. (Genesis 21:19) Twice Hagar is cast into the wilderness; once by her own volition (fleeing Sarai’s anger, 16:6), and once when Abraham sends her away (21:14). One feels sorry for Hagar; young Egyptian slave-girl drawn […]

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Lenten Study – Water In The Desert

For this year’s Lenten Study we have chosen the book “Water in the Desert” by Canadian Sherri Stahl, a Bible college graduate and former youth pastor. It is a devotional written to hydrate our spirit.  Her blog is We will start on Saturday March 1, 8:30 – 10:30 am at St. James with the author […]

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