Diocesan Synod of the Northeast, Oct. 26th-28th

Diocesan Synod of the Northeast, Oct. 26th-28th

St. Luke’s Church will have the honor of hosting the Northeast Diocesan Synod on October 26th – 28th. The people of St. Luke’s are welcome and encouraged to attend the general synod business meetings as well as a Thursday night dinner and the banquet with...
Blessing of the Animals

Blessing of the Animals

On October 8th, St. Luke’s Anglican Church of Amherst hosted a petting zoo and ice cream social followed by a ceremonial blessing of the animals. Despite less than ideal weather, we were delighted to share in the blessings that the Lord of all Creation has given...
Historic Concordat of Full Communion

Historic Concordat of Full Communion

ATLANTA, GA–Following a week-long joint synod, four continuing churches signed a concordat of full communion. On Friday, October 6, 2017, the primates of the Anglican Province of America, the Anglican Catholic Church, the Anglican Church in America, and the Diocese of...

St. Luke’s News September 2017

St. Luke’s News September 2017 From Father James Long St. Luke’s Associate Priest in Indonesia A tiny group of Christians gather at the home of a local patron to await the arrival of a special guest.  The table is laden with a simple but ample banquet, the...

Visit from Father James Long, Missionary to Jakarta

Today, we were blessed to have Father James Long and his family return to St. Luke’s Parish and give a report on his ministry to Jakarta, Indonesia. He preached during our worship services from Romans 8:18-23, reminding us that this world is not our ultimate...

July 3rd Newsletter

4th of July Celebration on the Green   St. Luke’s Church will once again be a presence on the village green in Amherst as the town, along with the rest of the country,  celebrates Independence Day. It looks like the weather will cooperate, and there will...