Archive for August, 2011

Rest in Peace–Father Morgan Speer

Monday, August 29th, 2011

With deepest regret, Bishop Simpson announced this morning that Fr. Morgan Speer departed this life around eleven o’clock Sunday night.  Father Morgan was a member of the Bishop’s Council, the Diocesan Chancellor, a long-time friend of Church of the Messiah, a husband and father of two young sons.  No further arrangements have been made public […]

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Dead-Lines Approaching for Women’s Retreat

Sunday, August 28th, 2011

Time is growing short to reserve your spot at the 2011 Church of the Messiah Women’s Retreat.  The deadline to sign up is THIS SUNDAY, September 4 (Labor Day weekend), and payment is due in full by the following Sunday, September 11.  There will be sign up in the back of church each Sunday.  Click […]

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New Bible Study (and coffee) Begins Tomorrow!

Saturday, August 27th, 2011

After wrapping up our Summer hiatus, we will start our Sunday morning Bible Studies again.  This series will be “The Lives of the Saints in the New Testament.”  We will discuss each of the Apostles, St. Paul and his missionary companions, and those men and women in the Bible who became pillars of the earliest Church.  Join […]

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Don’t Forget the Founders’ Day Celebration

Friday, August 26th, 2011

Come together with the people of Church of the Messiah this Saturday, August 27, from 11am to 4pm, as we celebrate the anniversary of the founding of our parish.  The Church will provide barbeque so you just need to bring a side dish and a dessert to share.  The party will be in the Woods […]

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September Newsletter and Prayer Calendar Available

Thursday, August 25th, 2011

The September Newsletter The September Prayer Calendar

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Pray for Our Founding Bishop

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Late Monday night, the founding bishop of the ICCEC, Archbishop Randolph Adler was admitted to a hospital in Selma, AL, for congestive heart failure.  Since his retirement in 2007, Archbishop Adler and his wife, Betty, have left San Clemente, CA, and settled in Selma.  When news of Archbishop Adler’s hospitalization reached the Provincial Council meeting […]

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COM Founders’ Day Celebration

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

Saturday August 27th, from 11am –4pm at the Woods Community Club house. The church will provide the BBQ, drinks, paper products. Please bring side dishes or dessert to share. The Woods Community is located near Atlantic Blvd and Hodges Blvd. From Atlantic: Turn onto The Woods Dr. stop at the gate and give your name, […]

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2012 International Convocation Website Launched

Monday, August 22nd, 2011

2012 International Convocation Webpage Launched

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End of Summer Party and Ministry Opportunity

Monday, August 8th, 2011

Thursday, August 18, Church of the Messiah will sponsor an End of Summer/Back to School Bash.  Rather than doing “yet another” pool party, we will be having two hours of fun at Pump It Up, Jacksonville’s “Inflatable Party Zone.”  The party runs from 7pm til 9pm and refreshments will be provided.  Please contact Lizz Looker […]

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Monday, August 1st, 2011


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