Good morning and welcome to St. Mary’s Church
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ms. Lillian Spann and Ms. Enita Hinkson both long time member’s of St Mary’s Church. The service for Lillian Spann will take place Tuesday April 23, at 12 noon; preceded by a viewing in the Church from 10:am to 12 noon. The service for Enita Hinkson will be held on Wednesday April 24, at 11:am, preceded by a viewing in the church at 10:am. May the souls of the faithful departed rest in peace. The Rev. Earl Kooperkamp will participate in both services.
Leadership Seminar: Vestry members and any others interested are invited to a leadership Seminar at the Cathedral, Saturday April 27, 9: am-1:pm If you are interested in attending , see Father Tom or the Wardens of the Church.
It’s time for the CROP Walk! Walk or raise funds to stamp out hunger! NYC Walk Day: Sunday, 5/19/2013; 2pm. Starting Location: 86th Street and West End Avenue A portion of the funds raised through the NYC CROP Walk will come right back to the St. Mary’s pantry! Donations received before May 1st will be counted towards the Feinstein Challenge, each bit bringing back more of a million dollar pot! Get started right away! Contact 646-499-3908,firstname.lastname@example.org”
Current exhibit at General Seminary shows St. Mary’s role in 1970’s struggle for ordination of women as priests in the Episcopal Church, Next week, Sunday April 28 Special trip–with tour of Seminary & exhibit. Leaving from St. Mary’s at 2:00 p.m. We can be proud. Join in the fun. Transportation covered, Check out: kellerlibrary.wordpress.com
Harlem Chamber Players & Opus 118 Harlem School of Music. Concert at St. Mary’s Sunday April 28 3:00 p.m. Hear acclaimed students from Opus 118, meet founder and master teacher Roberta Guaspari, the inspiration behind the award-winning documentary “Small Wonders” and inspiration behind Miramax’s film, “Music of the Heart.”
BIBLE STUDY will take place on April 30th at 7pm at the home of Fr. Pellaton, 2186Fifth Ave., Apt. 7D (135th St. and Fifth Ave.) As in the past Fr. Tom will make diner including a Vegans alternative, and the class can bring soft drinks and dessert. We are well into our study of the Gospel of Mark and will continue our journey with the Evangelist.
The next Baptisms will take place on Pentecost Sunday, May 19th. If you or your child or grandchild would like to be baptized please see Fr. Pellaton. In addition, Bp. Chilton Knutson, an assisting Bishop in the Diocese and long time friend of Fr. Pellaton’s will be here for Confirmation Sep. 8, 2013. Confirmation classes have already begun. If you would like to join the class or begin an adult class please see Fr. Tom