Tag: letlightshine

Sanctuary Windows Final Update!

Wes Llewellyn, immediate past moderator, came by our church on Wednesday, December 9th to bid farewell to the technicians from Bovard Stained Glass after they installed the last two refurbished panels of windows on either side of the chancel.  “These are great guys from a great company,” said Wes, “but I hope we don’t see …

Windows Update

Technicians arrived from Bovard Stained Glass Studios on a rainy Tuesday afterLabor Day to begin completion of the last phase of the “Let Light Shine” windowsproject here at First Church. Fortunately, most of the work was inside. They areremoving the narrow stained glass windows from either side of the chancel totake them to their studio …

Let Light Shine! Window Restoration Update

Window Restoration Update Completion of our window restoration project will be delayed until January.  In the process of cutting the glass to cover our windows, the work crew discovered the remaining glass was defective when each sheet of glass broke in exactly the same place.  New glass has been ordered and will be installed January …

Were You There?

When in Southern California in 2005 our family visited the Getty Museum and saw a travelling exhibit, “Painted Prayers,” which was a collection of Books of Hours from the Pierpont Morgan Library in New York.  Books of Hours were hand painted manuscripts to guide prayers of devotion to the Virgin Mary. These books were for …