Mindfulness and dirty dishes

Thich Nhat Hanh writes: “Even a humble task like dish-washing can be therapeutic”, and “…each minute, each second of life, is a miracle…the dishes themselves and the fact that I am here washing them… are miracles!” – Quoted from Speakingtree.in   Christianity can learn a lot from the mindfulness practices of other traditions; when our minds…

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Pentecost and Ladybugs

Sunday, May 15, at both the 8am and 10am services, we will celebrate Holy Eucharist on Pentecost Sunday.  It is the day of the church year when we recall the coming of the Holy Spirit to empower and lead us as God’s people.  St. Mark’s will be releasing thousands of lady bugs into our gardens to celebrate, that we too are sent out into the wild world to make it a better place.

 

In addition to the ladybugs, St. Marks will be blessing bicycles (of any shape and size) in preparation for the summer.  Ride or bring your bikes to have them blessed after both services.

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