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Chores and Chow

Please help us spruce up our campus on April 16th. The Property Committee is hosting a "Chores & Chow Day" from 9 a.m. to noon. Food will be served after the work is done!

Believing Thomas

musings on the church calendar from one who seldom doubts Earlier Believing Thomas columns on Edward Pusey (Believing Thomas, September, 2011) and John Henry Newman (Believing Thomas, February, 2016) have been written about those involved in what has been known as the Oxford (sometimes called the Tractarian) Movement. On March 29th, our liturgical calendar honors the memory of the important English poet who is often credited with the start of that movement. John Keble is best known for a sermon he preached entitled “National Apostasy” on the occasion of the opening day of British Courts in 1833, discussed more fully below. The son of an Anglican priest also named John Keble, our subject w

Sign Up for Women's Retreat

Our Women’s Retreat will be Friday, April 8th to Sunday, April 10th at the Wellspring Retreat Center near Blanco, Texas. The Rev. Rose Ann Felty will be our spiritual guide in a program based on scripture from 1 Peter 3:15 entitled “Account for the hope that is in you: Telling our stories. Estimated cost of the retreat is $25.00 which includes all meals (2 breakfasts, 2 lunches, 2 dinners). Scholarships are available. Please reserve your retreat place on the sign-up sheet in the narthex. More information will be forthcoming. Hope to see you there.

Happening was awesome!

Happening, a high school weekend retreat sponsored by the Diocese of West Texas, occurred in Dripping Springs on Mar 4-6, 2016. Our own Fr. Cristopher Robinson was the Spiritual Director for the weekend, which included over 60 high school kids and a dozen adults. The leader of the weekend was Andrew Owens, a high school senior that Fr. Cristopher has known for 10 years, ever since his days as a deacon of the church! A huge surprise for everyone, one of the original founders of the Happening Movement, Del Mages, dropped in to say hello. The spiritual director for the Happening Movement in West Texas has asked St. Francis to host a His Love retreat weekend in August 2016, which is a follow