Sunday Worship Cancelled, August 29, 2021

Sunday Worship Cancelled
August 29, 2021

St. Michael’s Parishioners,

As Hurricane Ida continues to strengthens, it seems wise to cancel Sunday service.

Below is a Zoom link for a 9:00 a.m. Morning Prayer service. We will also stream to our Facebook Page. If you are not able to join or call in to the service on Sunday, I encourage each of us to hold one another and all in the affected areas in our hearts and prayers at 9:00 a.m. It is good to know we are praying for one another.

If you know anyone who does not get these emails, please notify them of the link below and the phone number to call in.

Liz, Liam, and I are evacuating to Tallahassee as we do not want to be without power (air conditioning). Please take care of yourselves, your family and friends, and neighbors.  As we hold the events that began on August 29th sixteen years ago in our everlasting memory, please take extra care of one anothers’ stress and anxiety, and know that God is with us with great love and presence in all things.

Please remember if you run a generator, DO NOT keep it in your garage or under your roof’s awning! A few of the casualties from Hurricane Laura in Lake Charles were due to carbon monoxide poisoning from generators.

The Zoom link for Sunday Morning Prayer is below.

God’s Peace and Blessings,
Fr. Robert

A prayer from the Rev. James Martin, S.J.

Creator God, we ask you to calm the wind and the waves of Hurricane Ida, and to spare those in its path from harm.  Help those who are in its way to reach safety.  Open our hearts in generosity to all who need help in the coming days, in the Gulf Coast region and beyond.  Lead us as a nation and as a church to take climate action that may help to mitigate future storms.

In all things, and in all times, help us to remember that even when life seems dark and stormy, you are in the boat with us, guiding us to safety.  Amen.

Topic: August 29, Sunday Worship
Time: Aug 29, 2021 09:00 AM Central Time (US and Canada)

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