"Are any among you sick? They should call for the elders of the church and have them pray over them, anointing them with oil in the name of the Lord."- James 5:14
Both Fr. Greg and I are ready to respond to the pastoral needs of the St. Luke's congregation... Read More
Our Gospel readings throughout the Season after Pentecost (this year, June 11 through November 26) inspire us to carry on the work of Jesus in the world, through powerful stories about his life and provocative parables from his ministry. We reflect on our own lives and how God is calling each of us to respond in faith to support people in need in our parish and in the wider Fort Collins community. Read More
The mission of St. Luke’s Preschool is to provide a high quality early childhood education in a safe, nurturing, and stimulating environment that will well prepare children for kindergarten and later learning. We foster joy for learning while respecting each child's social, emotional, physical, and cognitive growth and development. Read More
Pilgrimage is the ancient spiritual practice of preparing and making an intentional journey with God, which may or may not include an element of travel. Read More
On June 25, I gave a presentation on the essence of Christian marriage. For this, I invited participants to read aloud the wedding liturgies from the Book of Common Prayer and the recent liturgy composed for same-sex couples (which many opposite-sex couples now request as well), titled "The Witnessing and Blessing of a Marriage." Read More
Just as a single person with a candle can light up a room, a hundred people can light up a community, and thousands upon thousands of candles can light up the world. What if we were that candle, that light that shines? Can we bring love, light and peace to a dark and chaotic world? Read More
This summer at St. Luke’s we will draw inspiration from Celtic tradition and the Iona Community in Scotland as a way to enliven our worship at our 10:00 a.m. Sunday liturgy beginning this Sunday (7/2) through Labor Day. Read More
What is Christian love?
This crucial question is raised every time two people commit themselves to each other in the covenant of marriage. Read More
This summer St. Luke's and St. Paul's are teaming up once again to co-host a Vacation Bible School (VBS). The theme is Experience God's Gift of Water.
In the Bible, Jesus recognizes water as a metaphor for spiritual replenishment and vitality: "Let anyone who is thirsty come to me, and let one who believes in me drink. Read More
This week our combined youth group from St. Luke’s and St. Paul’s will join together on our annual summer mission trip.
Mission Trip 2017, our second, is a culmination of a year of fellowship, service and worship. Read More
The Day of Pentecost is upon us, and so is the Holy Spirit. Read More
Last year St. Luke’s began a tradition of Bike to Church Day, and we introduced a new ritual: the Blessing of the Bicycles at the summer 9:00am Grace in the Garden service. Read More
This week we ask your prayers as our group of 20 pilgrims (from St. Luke’s and beyond) begins a pilgrimage walking along the Camino from the south of France to the Cathedral at Santiago, Spain. Read More
St. Luke's is engaged in a process of discernment regarding God's call for us to openly welcome, respect, and support people of LGBT orientation. Our sense of call is summed up by St. Paul in his Letter to the Galatians: "In Christ there is no longer Jew or Greek, slave nor free, male nor female, for all are one" (3:28). Read More
We will next celebrate baptisms at St. Luke’s on the Feast of Pentecost, Sunday, June 4. People of all ages are welcome to be baptized. Read More
Many LGBTQIA* people in Fort Collins are spiritually searching. They long for a welcoming community in which they are affirmed as fellow children of God. Just like all of us, they want to deepen their experience of God and discover God's divine purpose for their life. Read More
At Easter, we proclaim God’s power revealed in the Risen Christ and our own faith is made new. Read More
In 1994 the prolific writer Reynolds Price published a memoir detailing his journey through a paralyzing illness of spinal cancer. In the course of his agonizing disease, Price has a mystical vision of Jesus Christ on the Sea of Galilee, which not only sustains--and challenges--but eventually bring him into, as he puts it, "a whole new life" centered in nothing less than gratitude. Read More
God's ways are not our ways. This is a profound -- and sometimes disturbing -- truth. Read More
Easter is often seen as the most important day in the Christian year. But for Easter to really make a difference in our spiritual life, it must be approached via Holy Week. Read More