Browsing the November 2020 archive of NOTES FROM THE DESK OF....

December 6, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 11/30/20

Each morning when we read the newspaper or each evening when we watch the news we hear that the COVID 19 virus is surging, spreading almost exponentially. In the coming weeks, it is more important than ever that we do all that we can to protect ourselves and one ... Read More »

November 29, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 11/30/20

The word “Advent” comes from Latin and means "coming;" its purpose is to look forward to the coming of Christ to Earth; it was a season that focused on waiting. So, "Advent means something new is coming. The dawn of a new and better era. This is really what ... Read More »

November 22, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 11/17/20

The text of Lincoln's 1863 Thanksgiving proclamation: October 3, 1863 By the President of the United States A Proclamation The year that is drawing toward its close has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we ... Read More »

November 15, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 11/09/20

God of all nations, Father of the human family, we give you thanks for the freedom we exercise and the many blessings of democracy we enjoy in these United States of America. We ask for your protection and guidance for all who devote themselves to the common good, working ... Read More »

November 8, 2020

Posted by Sharon Myers on 11/04/20

Here at Transfiguration, we are very grateful for the spirit of cooperation we have experienced in keeping everyone safe. However, all the indica-tions are that COVID 19 and the consequent restrictions (masks and social distancing) needed to protect ourselves will be with us for a while. It might be ... Read More »