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2016 Synod of the Diocese of the West

Posted by Administrator on Feb 10 2016
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Welcome to the 2016 Synod of the Diocese of the West! 

St John’s Anglican Church in Boerne, Texas, is honored to host the 2016 Synod, which begins Tuesday, April 5, at 5:00 pm at the church, and runs through Thursday, April 7, at 11 am.  Information on registration, lodging, and transportation follows.

Registration:  Registration fee for this event is $50.00 per person. Please fill out and mail the attached registration form with your check to St John’s Anglican by March 19. The mailing address and other details can be found on the form.

Meals:   Snacks, meals, and beverages will be provided at the church Tuesday evening through Thursday mid-day.  Breakfast is served daily for those staying at the Comfort Inn. On Thursday, following the closing of the Synod, we will gather at a local restaurant for lunch on your own expense. 

 

Lodging: A block of rooms has been set aside at the  Comfort Inn & Suites Texas Hill Country35000 IH 10 W, Boerne, TX, 78006. The room rate is $75.00 per night. As mentioned earlier, breakfast is served daily. Reservations must be made by Friday, March 4th. Please make your reservations using the Special Offer Code – Synod 2016 Convention. The telephone number to Comfort Inn is (830) 249-6800.

 

Airport:  The closest airport to Boerne is the San Antonio International Airport. Their website is  www.sanantonio.gov/sat. The airport is serviced by Southwest, American, United, Delta, Alaska,  and others.

 

Travel:  If you are flying, and choose not to rent your own transportation, we can make arrangements to transport you to Boerne.  If you rent transportation, please allow at least 45 minutes driving time to Boerne due to traffic.  Someone will be at the church before 4 pm for those arriving early.  

Please contact me with any questions or concerns, and I will be happy to address them.  We at St John’s Anglican look forward to hosting you. 

With God’s blessings,

Marjorie Williams
St Johns Anglican Church Boerne ( link to St John's Synod information)

 

 

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The Earth is the Lord's

The Writings of +Winfield Mott
last updated: Wed 17 2019 - 06:07 PM
  • Having Jesus As My Neighbor
    NOTE: I am trying to ascertain if people have found the blog with the new address. If you have not already done so, please do me the favor of letting me know. Just a short note, such as “yes, reading the blog,” to my email will suffice: bpwinmott@gmail.com. Thank you for your help! Reference: Luke […]
  • The Patriotic Word
    PLEASE NOTE: I am trying to find out if people have found the new address for this blog. Could you help me by letting me know you have seen this? Just two or three words will suffice: “Found new address” or something similar. You can leave the comment on the site or send it to […]
  • Priorities
    Reference: Luke 9:57-62 One of the exercises in management training workshops is to give the trainee a task, then bombard him or her with a blizzard of memos to deal with, some of utmost importance, some minor and almost irrelevant, but usually simple to achieve. The point is for the student to learn how to […]
  • The Latest Polls
    Reference: Luke 9:18-24, Galatians 3:23-29 Once again, we are now entering the long period of shared national suffering known as the presidential campaign. The media portrays this as a horse race, with a focus on who is ahead, who has stumbled and is falling behind, and who is the “frontrunner.” Polls will be eagerly anticipated […]
  • Finding True Love in the Dogmatics Section
    Reference: 1 John 4:7-21 “God is love,” says John, in the referenced passage above. For some reason, we often seem uncomfortable with such simple statements. Think only of the example of Jesus’ words on Maundy Thursday: “This is my Body.” Jesus so often speaks in analogies and parables, as is the custom of the time. […]
  • The Call
    Reference: 1 Corinthians 12:4-13 The intense excitement of that first Pentecost (see Acts 2:1-11) seems to have faded a bit over the years. Pentecost today ranks as a clear third place in terms of both excitement and importance after Christmas and Easter. Most Western Christians tend to be “Jesus people,” failing to grasp the power […]
  • Got It!
    Reference: Acts 1:1-11 He tried all the educational tools he knew: lecture, analogy, example, visual aids, drama, discussions, leading questions and more. They grasped some of it, but the crucial heart of it still escaped them. This was after four years of intensive study. He was usually very patient, although the frustration he felt became […]
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