Parish Life

Even in this time of physical distancing, our parish life is more vibrant than ever.
12
Jul

Communications and Technology Committee Report – July 2020

The situation surrounding COVID-19 continues to unfold in our city of Jacksonville. However, through technology, we have managed to stay focused on God, our church, and each other. The Communications and Technology Committee has worked to bring church services to your homes through our websites, and the pandemic has forced St. Philip’s members to also...
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07
Jun

Trinity Sunday Readings

First Sunday after Pentecost Occasion: Trinity Sunday Sunday, June 07, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  Almighty and everlasting God, you have given to us your servants grace, by the confession of a true faith, to acknowledge the glory of the eternal Trinity, and in the power of your divine Majesty to worship the Unity: Keep us...
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31
May

A Letter from Mother JoAnn – Food for Thought

REOPENING THE CHURCH Now that talk has begun to surface about how churches should reopen and services take place, I want to offer some observations for us to consider as we think about regathering.  First of all, while we may call it “the church”, the church is NOT the building that sits on the corner...
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31
May

Pentecost Readings

Day of Pentecost Occasion: Whitsunday Sunday, May 31, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  Almighty God, on this day you opened the way of eternal life to every race and nation by the promised gift of your Holy Spirit: Shed abroad this gift throughout the world by the preaching of the Gospel, that it may reach to...
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24
May

Seventh Sunday of Easter Readings

Sunday, May 24, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  O God, the King of glory, you have exalted your only Son Jesus Christ with great triumph to your kingdom in heaven: Do not leave us comfortless, but send us your Holy Spirit to strengthen us, and exalt us to that place where our Savior Christ has...
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17
May

Your weekly Readings for the Sixth Sunday of Easter

Sunday, May 17, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  O God, you have prepared for those who love you such good things as surpass our understanding: Pour into our hearts such love towards you, that we, loving you in all things and above all things, may obtain your promises, which exceed all that we can desire;...
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10
May

Readings for the Fifth Sunday of Easter

Sunday, May 10, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  Almighty God, whom truly to know is everlasting life: Grant us so perfectly to know your Son Jesus Christ to be the way, the truth, and the life, that we may steadfastly follow his steps in the way that leads to eternal life; through Jesus Christ your...
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03
May

Fourth Sunday of Easter Readings

Sunday, May 03, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  O God, whose Son Jesus is the good shepherd of your people: Grant that when we hear his voice we may know him who calls us each by name, and follow where he leads; who, with you and the Holy Spirit, lives and reigns, one God, for...
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26
Apr

WATCH NOW: Sunday Morning Prayer Service for April 26, 2020

Video provided courtesy of the St. Philip’s Communications and Technology Committee.
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26
Apr

Third Sunday of Easter

Sunday, April 26, 2020 Year (cycle): A The Collect:  O God, whose blessed Son made himself known to his disciples in the breaking of bread: Open the eyes of our faith, that we may behold him in all his redeeming work; who lives and reigns with you, in the unity of the Holy Spirit, one God,...
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25
Apr

10 Tips for Safe Browsing Online

During these unprecedented times, we are all forced to follow CDC guidelines. This means most of us have adopted social distancing and online worship as a part of our everyday lives. When doing so, now more than ever, it is important to implement safe online practices to prevent ourselves from those who prey on the...
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