(most of) Team III Returns

Team III july 5, 2015



Annie and Mark Hunter are on holiday in the Dominican Republic. Photo above was taken when the Team flew out of Florida more than a week ago.








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Letter from Bishop Smith in Salt Lake City

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Bishop Michael Curry Elected Presiding Bishop >

Episcopal Church Elects 27th Presiding Bishop >

VIDEO – Bishop Curry Speaks to Convention >



A Look Ahead At Sunday Scripture >

Beginning in mid-July, Fr. Lee will offer Wednesday evening sessions so you can learn about the scripture lessons scheduled for the following Sunday.  For details, click on the headline above.


To view Fr. Kevin’s sermon, “Charleston,” from 6/21/15, click on headline link below



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SJD BOOKCLUB“The Man In The Rockefeller Suit,” will be discussed Sunday, July 5 at 6:30 p.m., at the home of Linda Jean Waring.  Interested? Call 813-200-3898.



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BLOOD PRESSURE SUNDAY — Visit our SJD Nurses in the Parish Hall after the 8:00 a.m. service and after the 9:15 a.m. service for a free blood pressure check.

The Mustard Weed

See Video of Fr. Kevin’s 6-14-15 sermon, “The Mustard Weed.”  Click on link below.

“The Mustard Weed”

Words You Should Never Say

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News & Notes

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“Be Odd” — Fr. Lee’s sermon of Sunday, June 7, 2015.  Click on link below


Make Online Donation To Our Dominican Republic Mission >

Fr. Kevin, Bob Stevens, Mark Hunter and Annie Hunter will be in the Dominican Republic between June 27 and July 4 as part of the Tampa Deanery mission project, continuing work on the Santa Cruz Episcopal Church and School.  Your help is needed through contributions that will help finance interior plastering, plumbing, painting and other finishing projects.  For more details and a direct link to make an online contribution, click on the headline above.



Rays vs. Astros July 11 >

A baseball event at Tropicana Field: The Rays vs. The Houston Astros, arranged with St. John the Divine by Thrivent Financial. Part of the proceeds will go to Eckerd, a national non-profit organization that helps children in troubled families. For details, click on the headline above.

“Three Sermons Sermon”

Fr. Kevin on Trinity Sunday, May 31,2015. Click on link below.

Remember The Word June 17 >

bible_characters1Next Session: Wed. June 17 st 7:00 p.m.  A fun way  to learn Bible Skills to help you quickly find in the Bible, exactly what you’re looking for — and improve your memory for other purposes.  Offered by The Rev. Lee Miller.



Dominican Republic MIssion > 


“Abide and Bear Fruit” >

Click on headline above to see The Rev Kevin Warner sermon of May 3, 2015, “Abide and Bear Fuit.”



To see the Sunday, April 19 sermon, “Living,” by the Rev. Lee Miller, click on image below.



“The Empty Tomb”

To see the Sunday, April 5 sermon, “The Empty Tomb” by the Rev. Kevin Warner, click on image below.


 “The Three Most Important Questions God Will Ever Ask You” >

To hear Fr. Lee Miller’s sermon  click on headline or on his photo icon at right.

 “What Does The Cross Mean To You?” >

To hear Fr. Kevin Warner’s sermon of Sun. 3-15-15, click on headline or on his photo icon at upper right.

“Meet the Priest” – Fr. Kevin Warner >

Interview with Fr. Kevin Warner appears in the current (Lent/Easter) issue of the Diocesan publication, “Southern Cross.” (To read in full, click on headline)

A Few Feb Photos


 From the “Revelations” March issue

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