St. Mary’s Announcements for June 22! w/ PRIDE details

X Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church! X

521West 126th Street X New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

HAPPY PRIDE!!!!

pride flags sunset

Saturday, June 23, 4- 7 pm: Beyond Gun Control- Youth, Race, & the New Movement to End Gun Violence
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is hosting a Bronx Community Teach-in & Gun Violence Panel with Youth. Justice-themed performance by Peace by Piece Productions (MS 128 students). Refreshments provided. 146 W 228th St., Bronx, NY 10463. For more: https://bit.ly/2xXMuH4

Sunday, June 24: LGBTQA Pride
The first Pride March was held in 1970, and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration; the purpose has broadened to include the battle against AIDS, and to remember all who have died from violence and disease. This year, St. Mary’s will march with the Diocese of New York following the 10:30 am service.

Details: Check in for Episcopalians: 3 p.m.
Formation Block: 17th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue

Other details:
Section Number 7
Order Number within the Section 39
Confirmed Group Size 200

Tips for the day:
Wear comfortable shoes. Stay hydrated. If you don’t need to bring a bag/backpack, don’t. NYPD will be searching bags.

Sunday, June 24, 4:00 pm: Pride Evensong
This celebrated service, which culminates Pride Week, features St. Luke’s Choir with The Rev. Dr. Mary Foulke preaching! A reception will follow the Choral Evensong Service. At the Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street (between Christopher & Grove St).

Saturday, July 7, 10 am-6 pm: St. Mary’s Yard Sale
St. Mary’s and Unity Fellowship are hosting a yard sale in the garden. To rent a table call: Pat (347) 583-4262 or the parish office (212) 864-4013.

Sunday, July 15, 10:30 am: St. Mary’s Parish Picnic & Eucharist in Morningside Park
Save the date for the annual parish picnic!
10:30 am Outdoor Worship
11:15 am Community Sharing Meal
In Morningside Park at 121st Street. For those with difficulty walking, enter at 123rd Street and Morningside, follow path to the left, just past 120th St entrance, we will be on the left. All Are Welcome! Rain/weather alternate date 7/29.

Sunday, July 22, Wisdom Circle coffee hour
The Wisdom Circle will be hosting coffee hour and engaging us in questions that inspire self-reflection and sharing. Due to our busy schedules and many ministries throughout the week, we don’t always get a chance to cultivate our relationships—sometimes old, sometimes new—with our St. Mary’s family. Come for the opportunity to connect heart-to-heart and bless someone else with the wisdom of your life.

Pray for:

The missions of…

The Black Lives Matter Movement (https://policy.m4bl.org/platform/)

Jubilee USA (http://www.jubileeusa.org/)

The New Sanctuary Movement (http://www.newsanctuarynyc.org/)

Our Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.

Our Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force, Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
  Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

 X Prayer Requests for Health & Healing X

Atkins, Vanessa Austin, Alma Albeniz, Inez Alexander, Bennie Mae, Diana Balsdom, Carlee Azania Buens, Andre Burns, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Carmen Cabrera & family, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz Family, Devante, Tyrone & Shirrell Felder, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Celeste Garcia, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Patrick Harding, Elnora Harewood, Rick Harris, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Chanell Johnson, Ivory Johnson, the Kovel-Halleck family, Joseph Lorde, Margaret Mautner, Glenn Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Luis Penabarrero, Philindia Smith, the Pfeffer & Phelps Family, Wilfrido Peralta Rodrigues & family, Erma and Salydine, the Slocum family, Marion Smith, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Rosa Velez, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta

 

X  Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church! X

 Ecclesia
Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Evening Prayer returns to the Harlem pier (Hudson River & 125th St)! Every week at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.
(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support.  New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, 2nd  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: July 22.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:30PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: June 28.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… St. Mary’s Movies! June 29: Justice League (2017) pg-13, action-adventure, 2h. Bruce Wayne enlists the help of Diana Prince to face a great foe. w/ Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa.  Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome.

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Fri 3-5 pm Sat & Sun 12-5 pm All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com.
by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.
To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email:
mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

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St. Mary’s Announcements for June 22!

X Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church! X

521West 126th Street X New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

HAPPY PRIDE!!!!

pride flags sunset

Saturday, June 23, 4- 7 pm: Beyond Gun Control- Youth, Race, & the New Movement to End Gun Violence
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is hosting a Bronx Community Teach-in & Gun Violence Panel with Youth. Justice-themed performance by Peace by Piece Productions (MS 128 students). Refreshments provided. 146 W 228th St., Bronx, NY 10463. For more: https://bit.ly/2xXMuH4

Sunday, June 24: LGBTQA Pride
The first Pride March was held in 1970, and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration; the purpose has broadened to include the battle against AIDS, and to remember all who have died from violence and disease. This year, St. Mary’s will march with the Diocese of New York following the 10:30 am service.

Details: Check in for Episcopalians: 3 p.m.
Formation Block: 17th Street between 7th and 8th Avenue

Other details:
Section Number 7
Order Number within the Section 39
Confirmed Group Size 200

Tips for the day:
Wear comfortable shoes. Stay hydrated. If you don’t need to bring a bag/backpack, don’t. NYPD will be searching bags.

Sunday, June 24, 4:00 pm: Pride Evensong
This celebrated service, which culminates Pride Week, features St. Luke’s Choir with The Rev. Dr. Mary Foulke preaching! A reception will follow the Choral Evensong Service. At the Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street (between Christopher & Grove St).

Saturday, July 7, 10 am-6 pm: St. Mary’s Yard Sale
St. Mary’s and Unity Fellowship are hosting a yard sale in the garden. To rent a table call: Pat (347) 583-4262 or the parish office (212) 864-4013.

Sunday, July 15, 10:30 am: St. Mary’s Parish Picnic & Eucharist in Morningside Park
Save the date for the annual parish picnic!
10:30 am Outdoor Worship
11:15 am Community Sharing Meal
In Morningside Park at 121st Street. For those with difficulty walking, enter at 123rd Street and Morningside, follow path to the left, just past 120th St entrance, we will be on the left. All Are Welcome! Rain/weather alternate date 7/29.

Sunday, July 22, Wisdom Circle coffee hour
The Wisdom Circle will be hosting coffee hour and engaging us in questions that inspire self-reflection and sharing. Due to our busy schedules and many ministries throughout the week, we don’t always get a chance to cultivate our relationships—sometimes old, sometimes new—with our St. Mary’s family. Come for the opportunity to connect heart-to-heart and bless someone else with the wisdom of your life.

Pray for:

The missions of…

The Black Lives Matter Movement (https://policy.m4bl.org/platform/)

Jubilee USA (http://www.jubileeusa.org/)

The New Sanctuary Movement (http://www.newsanctuarynyc.org/)

Our Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.

Our Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force, Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
  Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

 X Prayer Requests for Health & Healing X

Atkins, Vanessa Austin, Alma Albeniz, Inez Alexander, Bennie Mae, Diana Balsdom, Carlee Azania Buens, Andre Burns, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Carmen Cabrera & family, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz Family, Devante, Tyrone & Shirrell Felder, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Celeste Garcia, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Patrick Harding, Elnora Harewood, Rick Harris, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Chanell Johnson, Ivory Johnson, the Kovel-Halleck family, Joseph Lorde, Margaret Mautner, Glenn Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Luis Penabarrero, Philindia Smith, the Pfeffer & Phelps Family, Wilfrido Peralta Rodrigues & family, Erma and Salydine, the Slocum family, Marion Smith, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Rosa Velez, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta

 

X  Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church! X

 Ecclesia
Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Evening Prayer returns to the Harlem pier (Hudson River & 125th St)! Every week at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.
(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support.  New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, 2nd  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: July 22.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:30PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: June 28.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… St. Mary’s Movies! June 29: Justice League (2017) pg-13, action-adventure, 2h. Bruce Wayne enlists the help of Diana Prince to face a great foe. w/ Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jason Momoa.  Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome.

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Fri 3-5 pm Sat & Sun 12-5 pm All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com.
by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.
To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email:
mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

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St. Mary’s Announcements for June 15!

X Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church! X

521West 126th Street X New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

Today, June 16, 8:45 am-3 pm: Prayer Changes Things—A March to End Violent Loss
Harlem March and Interfaith Prayer Service to end violent loss in our community. To march, please join at 8:45 am, leaving at 9 am from Church of St. Joseph of the Holy Family (405 W 125th St & Morningside Ave) or gather at Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Center (34 W 134th St ) at 9:30 am, leaving at 9:45 am. Indoor prayer: 11 am-3 pm at St. Charles Borromeo/Resurrection Chapel/All Saints (211 W 141st St). Light refreshments. Please RSVP by June 9th. Call 1-888-902-3011 x 5469 or www.sendrsvp.com/5469 End Violent Loss Harlem on Facebook.

Wednesday, June 20: World Refugee Day
Have you seen this poster at the entrance to the sanctuary? How much do you know about the work of St. Mary’s Robert D. Jones Refugee Shelter? Say a prayer for our shelter, and all refugees on June 20.

Saturday, June 23, 4- 7 pm: Beyond Gun Control- Youth, Race, & the New Movement to End Gun Violence
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is hosting a Bronx Community Teach-in & Gun Violence Panel with Youth. Justice-themed performance by Peace by Piece Productions (MS 128 students). Refreshments provided. 146 W 228th St., Bronx, NY 10463. For more: https://bit.ly/2xXMuH4

Sunday, June 24: LGBTQA Pride
The first Pride March was held in 1970, and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration; the purpose has broadened to include the battle against AIDS, and to remember all who have died from violence and disease. This year, St. Mary’s will march with the Diocese of New York following the 10:30 am service. Details forthcoming.

Sunday, June 24, 4:00 pm: Pride Evensong
This celebrated service, which culminates Pride Week, features St. Luke’s Choir with The Rev. Dr. Mary Foulke preaching! A reception will follow the Choral Evensong Service. At the Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street (between Christopher & Grove St).

Pray for:

The missions of…
The Black Lives Matter Movement (https://policy.m4bl.org/platform/)
Jubilee USA (http://www.jubileeusa.org/)
The New Sanctuary Movement (http://www.newsanctuarynyc.org/)

Our Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.

Our Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force,
Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
  Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

 X Prayer Requests for Health & Healing X
Atkins, Vanessa Austin, Alma Albeniz, Inez Alexander, Bennie Mae, Diana Balsdom, Carlee Azania Buens, Andre Burns, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Carmen Cabrera & family, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz Family, Devante, Tyrone & Shirrell Felder, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Celeste Garcia, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Patrick Harding, Elnora Harewood, Rick Harris, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Chanell Johnson, Ivory Johnson, the Kovel-Halleck family, Joseph Lorde, Glenn Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Luis Penabarrero, Philindia Smith, the Pfeffer & Phelps Family, Wilfrido Peralta Rodrigues & family, Erma and Salydine, the Slocum family, Marion Smith, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Rosa Velez, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta

 
X  Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church! X

Ecclesia
Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Evening Prayer returns to the Harlem pier (Hudson River & 125th St) starting Wednesday, June 6. Every week at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.
(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support.  New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, 2nd  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: June 17.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:30PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: June 28.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… St. Mary’s Movies! June 22: Finding Forrester (2000) pg-13, drama, 2h16min. A young writeing prodigy finds a mentor in a reclusive author. w/ Sean Connery. Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome.

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Fri 3-5 pm Sat & Sun 12-5 pm All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com.
by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.
To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email:
mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

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St. Mary’s Announcements for June 8!

 Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church! 

521West 126th Street X New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

Saturday, June 9, 10 am-2 pm: Parish Hall Basement Painting Party
The repairs to the Parish Hall basement are complete! The finishing touch will be painting it before we can rent it out. Help prepare the space for a new tenant! Come for the whole time or any chunk of time you can offer. Refreshments provided.

Saturday, June 16, 8:45 am-3 pm: Prayer Changes Things—A March to End Violent Loss
Harlem March and Interfaith Prayer Service to end violent loss in our community. To march, please join at 8:45 am, leaving at 9 am from Church of St. Joseph of the Holy Family (405 W 125th St & Morningside Ave) or gather at Lt. Joseph P. Kennedy Center (34 W 134th St ) at 9:30 am, leaving at 9:45 am. Indoor prayer: 11 am-3 pm at St. Charles Borromeo/Resurrection Chapel/All Saints (211 W 141st St). Light refreshments. Please RSVP by June 9th. Call 1-888-902-3011 x 5469 or www.sendrsvp.com/5469 End Violent Loss Harlem on Facebook.

 Wednesday, June 20: World Refugee Day
Have you seen this poster at the entrance to the sanctuary? How much do you know about the work of St. Mary’s Robert D. Jones Refugee Shelter? Say a prayer for our shelter, and all refugees on June 20.

Saturday, June 23, 4- 7 pm: Beyond Gun Control- Youth, Race, & the New Movement to End Gun Violence
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is hosting a Bronx Community Teach-in & Gun Violence Panel with Youth. Justice-themed performance by Peace by Piece Productions (MS 128 students). Refreshments provided. 146 W 228th St., Bronx, NY 10463. For more: https://bit.ly/2xXMuH4

Sunday, June 24: LGBTQA Pride
The first Pride March was held in 1970, and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration; the purpose has broadened to include the battle against AIDS, and to remember all who have died from violence and disease. This year, St. Mary’s will march with the Diocese of New York following the 10:30 am service. Details forthcoming.

Sunday, June 24, 4:00 pm: Pride Evensong
This celebrated service, which culminates Pride Week, features St. Luke’s Choir with The Rev. Dr. Mary Foulke preaching! A reception will follow the Choral Evensong Service. At the Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street (between Christopher & Grove St).

Upcoming coffee hour conversations
Sunday, June 10, Conflict as Opportunity

                                                Pray for:

Please pray for the repose of the souls of Sharon McKnight, Rodney Simmons, and Pete Quinones, and  for the comfort of their families.

 

The missions of…

The Black Lives Matter Movement (https://policy.m4bl.org/platform/)

Jubilee USA (http://www.jubileeusa.org/)

The New Sanctuary Movement (http://www.newsanctuarynyc.org/)

Our Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.

Our Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force,
Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
  Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

 X Prayer Requests for Health & Healing X

Atkins, Vanessa Austin, Bennie Mae, Inez Alexander, Diana Balsdom, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Dorothy Boxley, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz Family, Devante, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Rick Harris, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Ivory Johnson, Chanell Johnson, the Kovel-Halleck family, Joseph Lorde, Glenn Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Philindia Smith, the Pfeffer & Phelps Family, Erma and Salydine, the Slocum family, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta

 

 X  Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church! X

Ecclesia
Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Evening Prayer returns to the Harlem pier (Hudson River & 125th St) starting Wednesday, June 6. Every week at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.
(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support.  New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, 2nd  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: June 17.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:30PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: June 28.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… St. Mary’s Movies! Porgy and Bess (1959) unrated, musical rom-dram, 2h18min. A woman with a dark past is wooed by a man who loves her regardless. w/ Dorothy Dandridge, Sidney Poitier, Sammy Davis, Jr. Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome.

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Fri 3-5 pm Sat & Sun 12-5 pm All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com.
by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.
To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email:
mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

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St. Mary’s Announcements for June 1!

Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church!

521West 126th Street  New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

Friday, June 1, 6:30 pm: Manhattan North Inter-Parish Council Annual Celebration
Save the date! To benefit summer programs for children in Harlem. 6:30 pm Eucharist 7:30-10 pm Dinner & Dancing. Tickets: $40 for adults, $20 for children under 12. Financial aid available for those who would like to go but do not have funds for the full price. At Church of the Intercession, 550 West 155th Street.

Saturday, June 9, 10 am-2 pm: Parish Hall Basement Painting Party
The repairs to the Parish Hall basement are complete! The finishing touch will be painting it before we can rent it out. Help prepare the space for a new tenant! Come for the whole time or any chunk of time you can offer. Refreshments provided.

Wednesday, June 20: World Refugee Day
Have you seen this poster at the entrance to the sanctuary? How much do you know about the work of St. Mary’s Robert D. Jones Refugee Shelter? Say a prayer for our shelter, and all refugees on June 20.

Saturday, June 23, 4- 7 pm: Beyond Gun Control- Youth, Race, & the New Movement to End Gun Violence
St. Stephen’s United Methodist Church is hosting a Bronx Community Teach-in & Gun Violence Panel with Youth. Justice-themed performance by Peace by Piece Productions (MS 128 students). Refreshments provided. 146 W 228th St., Bronx, NY 10463. For more: https://bit.ly/2xXMuH4  

Sunday, June 24: LGBTQA Pride
The first Pride March was held in 1970, and has since become an annual civil rights demonstration; the purpose has broadened to include the battle against AIDS, and to remember all who have died from violence and disease. This year, St. Mary’s will march with the Diocese of New York following the 10:30 am service. Details forthcoming.

Sunday, June 24, 4:00 pm: Pride Evensong
This celebrated service, which culminates Pride Week, features St. Luke’s Choir with The Rev. Dr. Mary Foulke preaching! A reception will follow the Choral Evensong Service. At the Church of St. Luke in the Fields, 487 Hudson Street (between Christopher & Grove St).

Upcoming coffee hour conversations:
Sunday, June 10, Conflict as Opportunity

Pray for:

Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.
Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force,
Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
 Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

Prayer Requests for Health & Healing
Atkins, Bennie Mae, Inez Alexander, Diana Balsdom, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Dorothy Boxley, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz Family, Devante, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Ivory Johnson, the Kovel-Halleck family, Joseph Lorde, Glenn Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Philindia Smith, the Pfeffer & Phelps Family, Erma and Salydine, the Slocum family, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta

 Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church!

Ecclesia
Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Evening Prayer returns to the Harlem pier (Hudson River & 125th St) starting Wednesday, June 6. Every week at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York  
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.

(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support. New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, 2nd  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: June 17.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:30PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: June 28.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… St. Mary’s Movies! Star Wars: The Last Jedi. (2017) pg-13, action-adventure, 2h32min. While the resistance prepares for battle, Rey develops her abilities with the guidance of an increasingly unsettled Luke Skywalker. Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome.

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Fri 3-5 pm Sat-Sun 12-5 pm All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.

To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email: mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

 

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St. Mary’s Announcements for May 25!

X Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church! X

521West 126th Street X New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

Sunday, May 27, Coffee Hour: RDJ Shelter hosting & Congregational Potluck
RDJ Shelter is hosting coffee hour. Come learn about the Shelter, meet the new Shelter Director Edafe Okporo and enjoy the Congregational Potluck!

Friday, June 1, 6:30 pm: Manhattan North Inter-Parish Council Annual Celebration
Save the date! Benefiting the MNIPC Summer Educational Project.  6:30 pm Eucharist; 7:30 pm Dinner & Dancing. At Church of the Intercession, 550 West 155th Street. For more information or to purchase a ticket, contact Armando Howard or Mother Mary.

ST. MARY’S FUNDRAISING CONTINUES – how you can help:
Thanks to all who have participated in this extraordinary effort for an extraordinary time! We continue to raise funds for our difficult cash flow situation. You can help by giving (clicking “donations” on the website http://stmarysharlem.org/ or our GoFundMe page https://www.gofundme.com/stmarysharlem), by asking friends/family to give, by helping us find our next space sharing partner! For more information, please contact the Rector mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com

The Parish Office will be closed on Monday for Memorial Day. No Pantry.

Please continue to pray for all on our parish prayer list, especially prayers for Inez Alexander at home; the Slocum family, in mourning; Kimberly Snyder in Nursing/Rehab facility; Harriet Wyatt in Connecticut in nursing/rehab. Please pray for St. Mary’s financial situation.

Pray for:

Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.

Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force,
Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
  Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

X Prayer Requests for Health & Healing X

Alma Albeniz, Inez Alexander, James Allen, Atkins, Diana Balsdom, Bennie Mae, Carlee Azania Bulens, Andrea Burns, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Dorothy Boxley, Camen Cabrera & family, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz family, Devante, Erma & Salydine, Tyrone & Shirrell Felder, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Celeste Garcia, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Elnora Harewood, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Ivory Johnson, Kovel-Halleck family, Joseph Lorde, Glenn Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Luis Penaberrero, Pfeffer & Phelps family, Slocum family, Philindia Smith, Wilfrido Peralta Rodriguez, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Rosa Velez, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta.

X  Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church! X

Ecclesia
Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Meet every Wednesday at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.
(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support.  New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, second  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: May 27.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:00PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: May 31.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… Movie Night! June 1: Coco (2017, pg, animated musical adventure, 1h45min. A Mexican family’s ban on music sends an aspiring young musician to the land of the dead to seek his ancestors’ blessing. w/ Anthony Gonzalez, Gael Garcia Bernal, Benjamin Bratt. An instant classic. Bring your tissues! Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome. 

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013• Donations accepted Wednesday, Friday, Saturday. All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com.
by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.
To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email: mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

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St. Mary’s Announcements for May 11!

X Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Episcopal Church! X

521West 126th Street X New York, NY 10027 (212) 864-4013 www.StMarysHarlem.org             www.facebook.com/st.marys.harlem

Sunday, May 13th, Coffee hour: Miriam, Mark and Marx hosting
Hear about the events, updates and ministries of Miriam, Mark and Marx, our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community, during coffee hour.

Thursday, May 17, 7-10 pm: A Liturgy of Lamentation- Commemorating the presence of Dr Martin Luther King Jr.
Part of the Year of Lamentation of the Diocese of New York. This three-year period was declared at the 2017 Diocesan Convention as a means of understanding and addressing the diocese’s past role in the slavery era and the ongoing injustice associated with it today.
With the Very Rev. Dr. Kelly Brown Douglas, the Rt. Rev. Andrew S. Dietsche, artists and performers.

Sunday, May 20, 10:30 am: Pentecost Celebration w/  The Rev. Canon Stephanie Spellers
Canon to the Presiding Bishop for Evangelism & Reconciliation, Rev. Spellers will speak about “Revolutionary Listening for Healing and Transforming Racial Injustice.”

Sunday, May 20, Coffee hour: Wisdom Circle
(Rescheduled) For self-identified seniors, elders and wisepeople. This Circle is a space for you to be yourself, connect to other elders, reflect together on the blessings and hardships of life, and share your rich spiritual insight and wonderful gifts. Topic: Who am I becoming?

Friday, June 1, 6:30 pm: Manhattan North Inter-Parish Council Annual Celebration
Save the date! Benefiting the MNIPC Summer Educational Project.  Church of the Intercession, 550 West 155th Street.

Register now for City Parks Foundation’s Free Seniors Tennis in Central Park
– Free, open to all New Yorkers ages 60+
– Central Park (93rd Street near West Drive)
– Programs run April 24 – June 16
– Fridays from 1pm – 3pm
– Register online: http://www.cityparksfoundation.org/seniors-fitness
– For information, call 718-760-6999. Pending attendance, registration may be available on-site.

Pray for:
Partners: Harlem Insight, Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP);
Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Urban Qi.

Neighbors: 26th Precinct, Eglise de Dieu, Emergency Services, Manhattan North Task Force,
Manhattanville Health Center, Old Broadway Family Residence, Old Broadway Synagogue, Templo Biblico.
  Everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week,
and anyone who is not able to be with us.

 X Prayer Requests for Health & Healing X

Pray for the repose of the soul of Alfred Slocum, and for the comfort of the Slocum family.

Atkins, Bennie Mae, Inez Alexander, Diana Balsdom, Diana Butler, Ivan Bannister, Tyrone Benjamin, Dorothy Boxley, Lois Coe, Delancey & De la Cruz Family, Devante, Candace Fraser, Rachel Furer, Vivian Furer, Jessica Furer, Rebecca Furer, Janet Gibson, Aisa Giles, Patrick Hancock, Shirley Hillard, Geraldine Ivins, Ivory Johnson, Ruth Joyner and family, the Kovel family, Joseph Lorde, Gleen Maynard, Henry McFarlane, Jerry McMillan & Julissa Santos-McMillan, Michelle, Frank Munzer, Philindia Smith, The Pfeffer Family & Phelps, Erma and Salydine, the Slocum family, James & Kimberly Snyder, Francisco Tejeda, Arthur Williams & family, David Wreck, Marsha Wright, Harriet Wyatt, Suzy Zavaletta

 X  Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church! X

Ecclesia

Every 1st Sunday 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.

Evening Prayer at St. Mary’s
Wednesdays at 7 pm.

Unity Fellowship Church of New York
Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity worships on Sundays at 2:00pm.

Metro New York Adventist Forum
Led by Ms. Janet Schultz. Adventist Forum gathers on the second Saturday of the month (please check for specific dates).

Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson. Every Monday evening at 6:00 pm in the rectory.
(6:00 Beginning Instruction, 6:30 Meditation, 7:00 Meditation, 7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)

Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month.

Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month at 12:30 pm in the rectory – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support.  New members always welcome.

Dorcas Arts Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. Contact: Sandra-May Flowers 646-856-2912 or Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu.

Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month.

Women’s Prayer Group All women are invited to this discussion and prayer time, second  Sunday of the month.

4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10:30am worship.

The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 1 pm.  All are invited. Next meeting: May 27.

Miriam, Mark and Marx: Our interfaith Justice and Peace Activism Community meets the last Thursday of each month. We gather at 6:30PM to share food, experiences, and feelings. We then plan how to advance in the struggle against racism, sexism, and expanding war in these very troubling times.  For information or Pastoral Care call Jim White at 201-956-5356, or leave him a message in the parish office.  Next meeting: May 24.

Free Movie! Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm… St. Mary’s Movies! May18: Claudine (1974, pg) romantic dramedy, 1h32m. A Harlem garbage collector is smitten by a troubled single mom with kids. A gritty New York love story! w/ Diahann Caroll and James Earl Jones. Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, dinner and the fun…  volunteers always needed and welcome.

Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: Help prepare sandwiches and lunch bags and then distribute them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon.

Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes for St. Mary’s members) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am at St. Nicholas Park @135th Street. Inclement weather–meet in the Undercroft.

Thrift.StMarys@gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Open as of April 6!  All proceeds support St. Mary’s Episcopal Church and its mission to serve homeless and hungry people. Los ingress apoyan la Iglesia Episcopal de Santa Maria y su misión de servir a las personas sin hogar  y hambrientos de Harlem.     

If you have any information to share with St. Mary’s church, please send it to stmarysharlem@gmail.com.
by Wednesday at 5 pm of each week to be placed in the weekly bulletin.
To reach the Rector: please call 929-266-6279 or email:
mlf.stmarysharlem@gmail.com.

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