Feasts, Fasts, Celebrations & Seasons


August 15, 2017

By: The Rev. Canon Heather L. Melton, Staff Officer for the United Thank Offering

When my daughters were about to turn one, I was so relieved that we’d made it through their first year that I decided that we deserved a big birthday party to celebrate our surviving infanthood and to welcome the toddler years. I planned the party for months after choosing The Lorax as the...

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Eucharistic and animal blessing litugies, and other resources for St. Francis' Day.