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Verona Interfaith Thanksgiving Service 2015 Photos

The clergy leaders of six of Verona's houses of worship revived a long-standing tradition in town on Sunday, November 22 at 3pm by hosting an Interfaith Thanksgiving Service.  The interdenominational event was held at Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic Church and featured choristers from OLL, First Presbyterian Church of Verona and the Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit. View
Celebration of New Ministry

Celebration of New Ministry Photos

On October 22, 2015, we "officially" celebrated Fr. Jerry's installation as the seventh rector of the Church of the Holy Spirit. The Right Rev. Mark Beckwith presided, the Rev. Anne Bolles-Beaven preached, and other ministers who have played important roles in the life of Holy Spirit participated. View
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Blessing of the Backpacks 2015 Photos

On Sunday, September 13, 2015 we officially kicked off our Sunday School programing year with a Blessing of the Backpacks.   View
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Blessing of the Animals 2015 Photos

On Sunday, October 4, 2015 we celebrated the Feast of St. Francis and blessing of the animals.  At our 9:30am worship service we were joined by six dogs, three cats, two stuffed animals, one beloved dog cremains and several photos of pets.  It was a blessing to all in attendance! View
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Prayer Vigil for the Pope, the Planet and to end Poverty

In support of Pope Francis' messages on environmental concerns and caring for the world's poor, a candlelight vigil was held on Thursday, September 24 at 7:30pm on the Church's front lawn.  Crossing denominational lines, the prayer vigil was held on the evening that the Pope's was in New York City.  View
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New Members Ceremony

On Sunday, September 27, 2015 we formally welcomed six new members into our faith community, celebrating with ice cream cake at coffee hour. This ceremony is something we'll do several times a year. View

Our Fellowship Hall is Now Air Conditioned!

On August 1 the Pensieros helped install the brand new air conditioner in our Fellowship Hall View
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Worship Without Walls 2015

Worship Without Walls is a community worship effort that offers a casual, open-air service during the summer on Sundays at 5:00 p.m. The location for each service is announced on our website. View

Photos: Father Jerry's First Eucharist

Jerry celebrated the Eucharist for the first time at our 9:30 a.m. service on Sunday, June 7, 2015 - the day after his ordination to the priesthood. View

Kitchen Renovation Underway!

As if the excitement of having a new rector isn't enough, there was another interesting turn of events on Sunday, May 17. Cardie Mortimer, the Outreach Committee, and the Wardens announced that plans are underway for a renovation of the downstairs kitchen. The new kitchen will have state-of-the-art appliances for our own events, plus it will be outfitted to serve as a food pantry for the community -- a long-held desire of the Outreach Committee. View

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