Drive past the cemetery and find new life!
St. Stephens Episcopal Church is an Episcopal parish in Blytheville, Arkansas and one of fifty-seven congregations in the Episcopal Diocese of Arkansas. For a history of the Diocese, watch this video.
The Rev. John Scott Trotter
1512 Willow Drive
Blytheville, AR 72315
DECEMBER 8, 2013
St John the Baptist
Oil on canvas, 102,5 x 83 cm
A much debated painting. St John seems to draw the bouquet of flower in his right hand away from the lamb to keep him from nibbling on it.
(b. 1571, Caravaggio, d. 1610, Porto Ercole)
Source: Web Gallery of Art
Merciful God, who sent your messengers the prophets to preach repentance and prepare the way for our salvation: Give us grace to heed their warnings and forsake our sins, that we may greet with joy the coming of Jesus Christ our Redeemer; who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
RECYCLING IN BLYTHEVILLE
Ft. Scott Trotter mentioned in a recent sermon that God giving us dominion over creation does not mean do with as we please (domination) but rather creation is given into our care. Recycling is one way to care for creation. Here is information about recycling in Blytheville:
In towns and cities across Arkansas, a
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