Posts by Karen Kennedy Hall

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June Ministry of the Month

by Karen Kennedy Hall

Flower Ministry Leader Kim Velazquez  (above) stood with the flowers she and Sandy Torres created for the Memorial Day weekend services. By  Kimberly Velazquez Flower Guild Ministry Leader Flower Guild is a ministry that provides the beautiful flowers for the Altar and Narthex each week. It is comprised of five women who found God’s calling […]

Ministry of the Month

by Karen Kennedy Hall

By Lurayn Haines Prayer Shawl Ministry Leader This Ministry’s story began in Hartford, Conn., with two women who, after they graduated from the Women’s Leadership Institute at the Hartford Seminary, responded to a classmate’s request for prayers for her extremely-ill husband. This woman was wearing a shawl, which others touched as they were praying and […]

Music and Hymn-Singing Integral to our Faith as Christians

by Karen Kennedy Hall

  By The Very Rev. George Conger, SOTH Rector We like to make a joyful noise at Shepherd of the Hills. Music is one of the glories of our church. We are blessed by talented music ministers: Bill Kinley, Sol Asekun and David Blain and the choir enrich our worship and strengthen our faith through their […]

Become a Person Who Encourages Others

by Karen Kennedy Hall

A Message From the Rector By The Very Rev. George Conger SOTH Rector “Encourage one another daily, as long as it is called ‘Today,’ so that none of you may be hardened by sin’s deceitfulness.” Hebrews 3:13 Shortly after I arrived in Lecanto, I received an e-mail from a good friend of mine in Connecticut. […]