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Search Committee for New Rector Appointed

Dear Calvary Community, For those of you fortunate enough to be in church last Sunday, you were witness to the joyful welcome of the Rev. Buddy Stallings as Calvary’s priest-in-charge. It is evident that Calvary is in excellent hands with Buddy, and we are very fortunate that someone with his experience, skill set and demeanor is available and willing to lead us during our transition.  To quickly begin the search process for a new rector, the vestry has... Read More
Posted by Robyn Banks at Wednesday, July 20, 2016
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The Rev. Buddy Stallings named as Priest in Charge

The Rev. F. M. “Buddy” Stallings has been appointed by Bishop Johnson and enthusiastically approved by the vestry as Calvary’s priest in charge during our time of transition. As priest in charge, Buddy will do the work needed to help prepare Calvary to call her next rector. A native of Mississippi, Buddy is the recently retired rector of St. Bartholomew’s Church in midtown Manhattan. At St. Bart’s, he was a beloved leader and prolific fundraiser, and... Read More
Posted by Robyn Banks at Monday, July 11, 2016
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Finding Hope

Dear friends, In just the past few days, we have seen the deaths of Alton Sterling, Philando Castile, and last night, five police officers in Dallas. Whenever tragedy strikes, fear grips us all. Fear is a natural response, and so is anger. But it is essential to remember to ground ourselves in prayer because praying is so important. However, prayer is not enough on its own. Now, more than ever, we are challenged to hold on to one of the most difficult and profound messages... Read More
Posted by Robyn Banks at Friday, July 8, 2016
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