west missouri

Get Registered for VBS – now!

Just a reminder that the official deadline for VBS is this Sunday, June 28.  As of right now, I do not have very many registration forms, but I have heard that a number of folks are planning to attend.  I have to get the tshirt order in and have a head count for supplies. Please […]
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Anchored in Jesus VBS

Alyssa and I are excited about VBS this year.  The theme is “Anchored in Jesus”.  Our key verse is “We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure.  Hebrews 6:19”.  VBS will be held July 16-19. Youth grades 4-12 will meet at 2:00 on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.  They will
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And the Pendulum Swings….

Change,   acckkk,   no one likes it and yet everyone wants it at some point. Sometimes it comes fast and furious, sometimes it drops like a bomb, and sometimes it sneaks up on you gradually. Youth ministry can be like that. Youth ministry at St. Anne’s is definitely like that right now. In our beginnings, […]
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Teens helping Teens

In just over two weeks our Diocese will be conducting our Annual General Convention and celebrating our 125th anniversary in Springfield, MO.  As a parallel to this event our teens will be gathering for the Diocesan Youth Gathering (DYG).  Youth from all over the diocese will be coming together to help celebrate
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Oktoberfest Preview

Why is it that having fun is so much work?  The youth spent 6 hours working this evening getting things ready for our best Oktoberfest yet.  Here is a preview for the pumpkin Auction.  I realize this seems to be coming out late in the evening, but what the heck you are all still up […]
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The St. Anne’s 3rd annual Oktoberfest event is looking to be our best yet!  Completely planned by the youth, it promises to be a very enjoyable afternoon.  Please plan to attend, bring something for our pot-luck lunch and stay to enjoy the many activities the youth have planned for the afternoon.  One more
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Ride for Haiti

From the West Missouri Episcopal Website July 23, two cyclists will begin the 75-mile ride between Grace and Holy Trinity Cathedral in Kansas City and Grace Cathedral in Topeka. The Ride for Haiti is the creation of the Rev. Jason Lewis, Rector of St. Mary Magdalene ,who will make the trip between the two
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