This is the blog of the Church of the Holy Spirit in Orleans, Cape Cod, Massachusetts. Welcome!

Friday, February 17, 2012

Quiet Day of Prayer with Bishop Tom

Please join us for 
A Quiet Day of Prayer
the Rt. Rev.
M. Thomas Shaw,
"The Inner Life and the Mission of God."

March 10, 2012
10:00 to 3:00 
in the CHS Parish Hall  

Bring a bag lunch; beverages provided.
Registrations requested by March 5.
To register, please call the Parish Office at 508-255-0433,
or send us an email message to:
 Bishop Shaw was consecrated a bishop in 1994, and became the 15th bishop of Massachusetts in 1995. A life-professed member of the Society of St. John the Evangelist, a religious order or priests and lay brothers in the Episcopal Church, he is in demand nationwide as a preacher and retreat leader.  His writings include the recent book, "Conversations with Scripture and With Each Other."     

Please note: Registration for Via Media has closed.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       


Thursday, January 19, 2012

Via Media -- A Safe Place to Ask Questions

You are Invited!
Join us for supper and conversations about Christian Faith

Friday evenings  6 – 8 pm
starting February 17

Come and discover more about "via media", which means "the middle way," an essential quality of the practice of faith in the Episcopal Church. To find out more ask someone with an “Ask me about via media!” label.

The gatherings run  Fridays from February 17 through April 13 with the exception of Good Friday, April 6.

To register, please call or e-mail Jane Nixon (508-896-7662) or by February 12. We are arranging transportation for anyone who needs it, and child care will be provided. Let us know how we can help to make it possible for you to attend.:  

Learn more about Via Media at the link below:

Tuesday, December 13, 2011

Christmas Services

 The Church of the Holy Spirit  
welcomes you to Christmas Services
and we wish you a blessed Christmas season. 
Service times:
Saturday, December 24, at 4:30 p.m., 
Children's Nativity Pageant
Saturday, December 24, at 10:00 p.m.,
Christmas Eve Service
Sunday, December 25, at 10:00 a.m., 
Christmas Day Service

New Year's Weekend services 
will follow the regular schedule.

Thursday, November 24, 2011

Advent Day of Quiet Reflection

AN Advent Day
of Quiet Reflection
Saturday, December 3
Meditations led by the Reverend Adam S. Linton, Rector,
The Church of the Holy Spirit
Sponsored by
the Society of the Companions of the Holy Cross (SCHC)
Saturday, December 3
10:00  to 2:30
At the Church of the Holy Spirit
204 Monument Road, Orleans
All are invited; To register, call 508-255-0433; walk-ins welcome.
is a community of women,
Christ's disciples,
called by God
to a life of prayer,
transformation and reconciliation
within ourselves,
within our Companionship,
within our faith  communities,
and within the whole creation.

Wednesday, November 23, 2011