Good morning and welcome to St. Mary’s Church
Vestry meeting after today’s service at 12: noon all are welcome to attend
PARISH PICNIC and SUNDAY EUCHARIST – Sunday August 4, we will have our usual 8am service in the church but then will travel to Marcus Garvy Park for a simple Eucharist and picnic at10am. Please bring blankets to sit on and food enough for yourself and to share as this will be a potluck picnic. We will be set up at the entrance to the park at Madison Ave and 122nd Street. Come and join the summer fun!
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 8, 2013, the Rt. Rev. Chilton Knudsen, assisting Bishop in the Diocese of New York, will be making an Episcopal visit to St. Mary’s. This will be a time for Confirmation, “time to renew our committal to St. Mary’s and its mission. If you are interested in being Confirmed, being received from another denomination or in re-newal of your Baptismal vows please see Fr. Tom.
Sunday August 11 we will be saying good by to this year’s class of Interns, Kelley, Micaela, Shontae and Faith. In place of the sermon they will be sharing some of their most memorable events of their year here in New York. Please join us in celebrating this year together.
Endless thanks to all for an incredible Appreciative Inquiry! United in spirit and ideal we shall move forward. Please feel free to continue to send responses to the following inquiry questions or other comments to StMarysHarlem.Search@Gmail.com or 646-580-6798.
*What attracted you to St. Mary’s Church and what keeps you coming back?
*What are the social concerns closest to your heart that you feel our new pastor should engage? *What are the most important characteristics you seek or value in a pastor?
Fundraising Thank you thank you thank you to everyone for our fabulously fun Ginormous Flea Market and Carnival this year! Next up, gather up your wares and practice your sale pitch!
The People’s Market and Sundae Social is coming up the fourth weekend of August. Rent a table and make some bucks or donate your goods to the St. Mary’s table to help the church earn some more funds! And there’ll be ice cream! Next Fundraising Committee meeting: Tuesday, July 30, noon. Please join us!” Help St. Mary’s rent the Undercroft for parties and social Please take a flyer and post it in your building