Author Archives: mattr1

Lent – The Jesus Creed

It was great to gather with the Blvd Abbey community last Sunday night, the first Sunday of Lent.  We heard everyone share their stories and perspectives; as well as just listening in silence, singing, and speaking words of prayer and … Continue reading

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Giving Up and Taking Up

Ash Wednesday, 2013 “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. 29 Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find … Continue reading

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Advent/Christmas Gatherings!

This Sun., Dec. 16 @ 6pm- We continue to celebrate Advent through readings, stories, music, teaching and communion. Sun., Dec. 23 @ 6pm… Christmas Eve’s Eve Gathering– Join us as we celebrate Christmas (a little early) with readings, music, teaching… … Continue reading

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Sept./Oct. Events

Join us at one or all of these… as we embrace an everyday spirituality, with others, for our neighborhood! Adams Ave. Street Fair- Sat., Sept. 29:  A few of us will be going in the afternoon.  Comment or contact Matt … Continue reading

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July/Aug 2012 Schedule

Saturday, July 21 – Pride.  Join us for Mimosas @ 9:30am, and then we’ll walk down to the parade together.  A time to be WITH, standing in solidarity with our friends… as well as just have fun!  Meeting at Sarah’s … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday

Today is Ash Wednesday, which marks the beginning of the Season of Lent.  Lent is a time for reflection and repentance; turning from things that hinder in order to turn towards God.  Really, it’s about making space in our life … Continue reading

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February Schedule

February 2012 Schedule Saturday, Feb. 11 – H.A.T. Training, 9am-12:30pm.  http://pumsd.org/Seminar.html Sunday, Feb. 19 – 7pm, Sunday night Gathering @ Matt’s Wednesday, Feb. 22 – Ash Wednesday   Questions or info: matt@blvdabbey.com http://www.blvdabbey.com

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Jan 2012 Schedule

We’ve been meeting on the 1st and 3rd Sun nights.  Due to the 1st Sun in Jan being, well new years day, we are not meeting.  Instead, hope everyone can join us on the 2nd and 4th Sun. in January!  … Continue reading

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Advent 2011

This Sunday is the beginning of the Season of Advent.  The word advent comes from a Latin word meaning ‘coming.’ So in this season leading up to Christmas, we celebrate the coming of God into the world- Word becoming flesh- … Continue reading

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New Schedule

Gathering every 1st & 3rd Sunday.  6pm @ Matt’s place.  See more about the rhythm of our gatherings here:   http://www.blvdabbey.com/rhythm.html Community Dinners.  Once a month.  Stay tuned for details each month about when and where.  Again, learn more about our … Continue reading

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