February 2018 Report from the Steering Committee

February 2018 Report from the Steering Committee

By now you have probably noticed that the entire organ has been removed and transported to Foley Baker’s shop in Connecticut for renovation. You may have noticed the empty spaces in the organ chambers above the altar. We have a replacement organ that we are using now,...

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Organ Removal Time Lapse

Organ Removal Time Lapse

Please enjoy this three minute video that shows all 14 days of the organ removal process, shot with a time lapse video from the back of the nave. Although much of the packing took place in the side Chapel, you can still get a sense of the magnitude of the project,...

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Organ Removal Time Lapse

What is Shrove Tuesday?

Shrove Tuesday is the day immediately preceding Ash Wednesday (the first day of Lent), which is celebrated in some countries by consuming pancakes. In other countries, especially those where it is called Mardi Gras, this is a carnival day, and also the last day of...

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Organ Renovation Begins January 22, 2018

Organ Renovation Begins January 22, 2018

On Monday, January 22, the crew from Foley-Baker, Inc. will arrive at Christ & St. Luke’s to start the dismantling of our pipe organ. This is the culmination of four years of planning and hard work and the beginning of the renovation of our church interior. The crew...

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Organ Removal Time Lapse

Why don’t we sing Christmas carols in Advent?

Every year, I hear this question raised from parishioners and colleagues alike. Christmas seems to start earlier and earlier each year. This year, I was shocked to see Christmas trees for sale the day after Halloween. In a world where we hear Christmas music in...

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Organ Removal Time Lapse

Christ & St. Luke’s Gift of Love for Kenya 2017

The Gift of Love for Kenya project has a special place in our hearts. Kate and I have spent over 1000 days in Kenya over the past ten years. Our goal was to provide oversight and encouragement to our Kenyan co-workers in life changing ministries involving HIV/AIDS and...

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Organ Removal Time Lapse

NEST Volunteers Needed

Christ & St. Luke's participate in the Norfolk Emergency Shelter Team (NEST) together with neighboring churches.  Our homeless neighbors receive dinner, shelter for the evening, and breakfast in Lloyd Hall.  This year, we will be hosting NEST from December...

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