Springtime is Coming

“ For this is the Passover of the Lord, in which, by hearing His Word and celebrating his Sacraments, we share in his victory over death.” “Look around and behold the newness of life that is now springing forth. Trees are blossoming; green grass overtaking the dead and a new fragrance rests upon the earth.” … Read more

it's like in the great stories, mr. frodo

Romans 5, verses 3 through 5: And not only this, but we also exult in our tribulations, knowing that tribulation brings about perseverance; and perseverance, proven character; and proven character, hope; and hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out within our hearts… You know those verses that just follow … Read more

Internship '08

CEC for Life is considering hosting an internship at the CEC for Life world head quarter’s here in the heart of the south, Birmingham, AL. The internship will be post convocation (dates TBA). Winners of the CEC for Life youth contest are eligible to participate if interested. Please indicate that you are interested in the … Read more

Orphans…(Pt. 2)

So last week I began chewing on the definition of “orphan.” How do we minister to these to them? This past weekend my church went to Planned Parenthood and prayed the Liturgy at Time of Death for the Pre-born. During this service there is a time of releasing the murdered children into the arms of … Read more

the books, montag!

I took a little road trip this weekend. Up to Virginia for a few days to visit the Stand True Crew and, on Friday, up to Pennsylvania to see even more Stand True people (Bryan the Kemper, his lovely assistant Rachel, Emma the hobbit, and of course Jodie, one of many hippies who call Stand … Read more

CONTEST

ATTENTION YOUTH AGES 12-20! The CEC for Life 2008 contest is now officially underway! This year’s contest purpose is aimed to tap into the creativity of youth today to release the gifts of the Holy Spirit each one is given through their ideas. We are asking that each participant submit an original idea to protest … Read more

Orphans…

James 1:27 – “Religion that God our Father accepts as pure and faultless is this: to look after orphans…” We read this passage last night at youth group and it hit me like a ton of bricks…these babies that are dying on a daily basis due to the holocaust of abortion are, in the truest … Read more

Momma's House

Last week at Intercessor’s weekly youth group meeting, which we call Grounded & Settled, we had Pat Shea come in and speak to them about her organization called Mommas House that provides ministry to single young mothers. This organization works with Birthright International here on Long Island to provide housing, education, and help with receiving … Read more

You to the Tube

This is a slideshow of the March for Life put together by high school student Jessa Connolly from Church of the Intercessor. (Song by Kelly Tanza): [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCiNNXEDdlQ&rel=0&color1=0x006699&color2=0x54abd6&border=1] There will be more pictures, at some point. In the near future. Just as soon as I get them out of my laptop and into my internet, a … Read more