Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Church!!
The flowers on the Altar this morning are to the glory of God and the first flowers harvested this year by the St. Mary’s Garden Group. Thanks to Camilo Lopez, Stephen Thake, David George, Liz Mellen, Dorothy Ross and all for raising wonderful plants and helping to “Green” St. Mary’s Church.
The Episcopal Church Women’s Prayer Committee will meet today following the 10:00 am service. All women are invited.
St. Mary’s Summer Camp: For children 6 to 12 years old, a great summer of recreation and education. Come join in the fun! Summer Camp got off to a great start last week. Please see Ms. Pearl Harris or call the church office for registration information. Please keep the children and the staff of the summer Camp in your prayers for a safe, enjoyable and educational summer for all.
Eccelsia: Marcus Garvey Park: Sundays at 2:00 pm. St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the first and third Sunday each month. Today we need some volunteers following the service to help us put together the meals, and getting the food to the Park through the bike race. Also: St. Mary’s Homeless Street Outreach: Saturdays, 12 noon preparation and 2:00 pm street outreach. Please let us know if you can help and please keep the Homeless Street Outreach in your prayers. We need more volunteers for this important outreach ministry of the parish. Thank you!! We are especially in need of people to help this coming Saturday, July 17th. If you can volunteer this week, please let us know. Thank you!!
Movies at St. Mary’s: St. Mary’s and Ecclesia Ministries will show movies at 6:00 pm on Fridays, and once a month host and open mic cabaret. Come for the fellowship, the popcorn and the FUN!!
During the Summer, please do not forget to bring your pledge to the Church if you are going to be out of town. St. Mary’s Church depends on the generous contributions of our members to keep our programs operating. Thank you in advance and please have a safe and relaxing summer.
The Vestry will meet on July 17th at 1:00 pm during the upcoming Vestry Retreat. The meeting will take place at the Church of the Intercession, 550 West 155th Street at Broadway.
The Episcopal Church Women meet on the fourth Sunday of the month following the 10:00 am service. The nest meeting is July 25th. All women are invited.
Peace of Pizza, a monthly discussion with members of the New York Intern Program, will take place Wednesday, July 28th at 7:00 pm. All are invited.
Mariam, Mark and Marx, a monthly Bible Study and Current Events discussion will take place on Thursday, July 29th at 7:00 pm. All are ivited. Please see Jim White for more information.
Men’s Monthly Prayer Group: Next meeting, Saturday, July 31 at 8:00 am. All men are welcome!