Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Church!!
Stewardship Drive: Stewardship Campaign for 2011. Pledge cards are available to en-able giving by our members to support St. Mary’s mission, to carry out the work God has for us to do. Many thanks to all who have already pledged! Over $50,000 has already been pledged to Stewardship and over $20,000 for Restoration. There is still time left to pledge! Pledge cards are available on the back table. Please consider prayerfully supporting St. Mary’s as we undertake the mission God has given us.
The NYC Redeemers’ Coalition will meet Thursday, Oct. 28th at 11:30 am at “the Other Place” St. Ignatius Church, 87th St, and West End Avenue (Basement). Please see Charles Kelly for more information
Sports and Spirit JAMBOREE! Calling all kids ages 8-14 for a sports and Spirit extravaganza at Church of the Intercession, 550 West 155th Street, Saturday November 6, 12 noon to 3:00 pm. Come for fun and play and bring your friends, all are invited.
The Episcopal Church Women will meet today following the 10:00 am service. The ECW will plan the Annual Halloween Party for the children of St. Mary’s Church and the neighborhood to be held on Sunday, Oct. 31st. All women are invited. The ECW regularly meets the fourth Sunday.
The Episcopal Church Women’s Prayer Committee meets on the second Sunday of the month. The session on Nov. 14th will be lead by Janet Dorman. All women are invited!
The Men’s Monthly prayer group will now meet twice at month! The next meetings are Saturday, October 30th and Saturday November 13th at 8:00 am. All men are invited!!
Property Committee News: The Property Committee will meet on Thursday, Nov. 4th at 5:00 pm. Also, on Nov. 21st following the 10:00 am service, Ms. Nikki Coddington of NY Interfaith Power and Light will lead a forum on, “Environmental Justice and the Greening of St. Mary’s.”
Nov. 13: March against Racism in New York City: Join Congregations for Justice and Peace as we resist racist attacks on immigrants in New York City. Please note the change in date from the original announcement. We will go to Staten Island to protest. Please see Jim White for more information.
Music at St. Mary’s: Mozart’s “Gran Partita” with the Harlem Chamber Players, Sunday, Nov. 14th at 3:00 pm, an All-Winds concert with guest conductor Michael Spierman. Bring your friends, family and neighbors for this extraordinary program.
Movies at St. Mary’s: St. Mary’s and Ecclesia Ministries will show movies at 6:00 pm on Fridays. Come for the fellowship, the popcorn and the FUN!! Also, we need volunteers to help. Please let Lisa Slocum know if you can help out. Thanks!! Oct. 29: Halloween “Dead” Movie Marathon! “Shaun of the Dead,” “Night of the Living Dead,” “The Evil Dead.” Please tell Lysander Puccio your favorite movie so we can show it!
Preaching schedule: Oct. 31, The Rev. Earl Kooperkamp.