Category: Fr. Birch

  • June 29, 2023

     In my sermon a couple weeks ago I reminded us that in our collect we had prayed the dangerous prayer that we would “proclaim [God’s] truth with boldness.” Bold truth […]

  • June 8, 2023

      The pew bibles are due to be delivered soon!  If you offered to donate one or more, the final cost came in lower than anticipated at $14 each. We […]

  • June 1, 2023

    Thank you!Thanks to all for a wonderful Celebration of New Ministries this week!  The service was wonderful, the reception joyous, and the company second to none! Congratulations to our Confirmands Emilia, Harrison, […]

  • May 18, 2023

      Resurrection is an amazing church, full of life, love, and hope. It seems to me that Eugene should be beating a path to our door. Obviously that isn’t happening. […]

  • May 11, 2023

    It’s a little early, but it seems summer is here.    The Sunday after Easter is often called “low Sunday” because of a predictable decline in attendance. The pews usually […]

  • May 4, 2023

    “Hail the day that sees him rise!”   On Thursday May 18 the Church will celebrate the Feast of the Ascension, one of the seven Principal Feasts. (The others are […]

  • April 27, 2023

      We are well into the Easter Season, which means that summer is right around the corner. Soon our Christian formation classes will wind down, the choir will begin its […]

  • April 20, 2023

    Safeguarding Training   The church must be a safe place for vulnerable people. To ensure that, the canons of the national church and Diocese of Oregon mandate background checks and […]

  • April 6, 2023

    Triduum   Today we begin the Triduum, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday, and the Great Vigil, one of the oldest recorded traditions of our faith. This series of gatherings that comprise […]