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Register now: Aug 26-28 Women’s Retreat with Heidi Kinner

Register now: Aug 26-28 Women’s Retreat with Heidi Kinner

All women of the Advent are invited to register for the annual Women’s Retreat, Friday-Sunday, August 26-28, at Children’s Harbor. Our speaker this year will be the Very Rev. Heidi Kinner, former Advent Vice Dean and current Dean of Montana; and she will be coming home to the Advent to teach us how to Feast on … Read More

Law-Gospel Colloquium and ATLS

Law-Gospel Colloquium and ATLS

As a part of the Law-Gospel Colloquium the Advent is hosting (see below), we hope you will come to our next event in the Advent Theological Lecture Series: Dying to Live: What Do the Law and the Gospel Have to Do with Me? Drs. Mark Mattes, Michael Allen and Jonathan Linebaugh will each and all … Read More

Dean’s Bulletin Board 6.11.2016

Dean’s Bulletin Board 6.11.2016

Santosh Marray Elected Diocesan Bishop of Easton     Our Assistant Bishop, the Rt. Rev. Santosh Marray has been elected to be the next diocesan bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Easton. Please keep Santosh and Lynn in your prayers as they prepare to make this next transition in their lives.  – Andrew [Ed. note] The … Read More

Do We Have Time for This?

Do We Have Time for This?

“Do we have time for this?” As new parents with new careers, we weren’t sure. After the busy work week, it seemed a herculean task just to make it to church on time(ish) most weeks with a smocked-baby in tow. However, we knew we needed the help of God and fellow Christians to navigate life’s … Read More

Mary Beth Cunningham Called as Senior High Youth Director

Mary Beth Cunningham Called as Senior High Youth Director

Mary Beth Cunningham has accepted the church’s call to serve as Senior High Youth Director, working predominantly with senior high girls and their parents. Mary Beth is a native of Monroe, Louisiana. She attended the University of Alabama where she studied Marketing and Management and graduated summa cum laude. Mary Beth served as the interim … Read More

Cathedral Choir’s 2016 New York City Tour

Cathedral Choir’s 2016 New York City Tour

Please pray for the choir and for the congregations with whom they will be worshipping:   FRIDAY, JUNE 24 12:30 p.m. Concert, Saint Bartholomew’s Church 6:00 p.m. Evensong, Saint George’s Church SUNDAY, JUNE 26 11:00 a.m. Choral Eucharist, Saint Thomas Church Fifth Avenue 4:00 p.m. Evensong, Cathedral of Saint John the Divine   And if … Read More

Welcome Zac and Abby Hicks and family!

Welcome Zac and Abby Hicks and family!

It gives me great joy to welcome the Rev. Zac Hicks to our staff at the Advent. Zac is married to Abby and they have four children. Zac most recently served as Pastor of Worship at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. A native of Hawaii, he received his bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in classical vocal performance … Read More

2016 Summer Youth Interns

2016 Summer Youth Interns

                The youth ministry at the Advent is glad to welcome Helen Cumbee Corey and Russell Galloway as our eighth class of summer college interns. Helen Cumbee was baptized and confirmed at the Advent. She just graduated from the University of Mississippi where she participated in the Cru … Read More

Women’s Summer Bible Study

Women’s Summer Bible Study

The Armor of God All day, every day, an invisible war rages around you – unseen, unheard, yet felt throughout every aspect of your life. A devoted, devilish enemy seeks to wreak havoc on everything that matters to you: your heart, your mind, your marriage, your children, your relationships, your resilience, your dreams, your destiny. … Read More

Dean’s Bulletin Board 5.02.2016

Dean’s Bulletin Board 5.02.2016

View the short video above – OR – read how Tim Keller echoes some of Phillip Jensen’s recent Birmingham talking points in “Three Biggest Idols in Western Churches Today“…  – Andrew… Read More