No More Stolen Lives Induction Ceremony, Saturday, October 22 at 5 pm
A solemn and empowering event at which recent and past victims of police killing are formally inducted into the roster of the Stolen Lives Project. The ceremony is an affirmation of life and a call to action. It brings together family members to affirm the humanity of their loved ones who have often been demonized. Family members and organizers will speak about those who have been killed and the continuing struggle for justice. For more information: http://stolenlives.org/
From Harlem with Love: A Mural for Yuri & Malcolm Mural Dedication, Sunday, October 23 at 2 pm
Celebrate the mural’s completion with the artists and organizers at 125th Street & Old Broadway
Diocese of New York – Pre-Convention Caucus, Saturday, October 29 10-2
The Strategic Plan for the Diocese of New York is for reading on the website (https://www.dioceseny.org/) – and even better, find out what is really going on by attending the Pre-Convention Caucus at the Church of the Intercession from 10 am to 2 pm, light lunch provided IF YOU RSVP! Topics include: how money is spent, what makes a congregation “imperiled” and what new ideas might be coming about how to be a diocese.
Dances for Seniors, Monday, November 7th at 2:30PM! in the church
A program by Dances For A Variable Population, is part performance and part participatory workshop promoting strong and creative movement to seniors of all ages and abilities. A great introduction to dance for everyone, the program emphasizes fun and friendship while inspiring seniors towards more mobility and expression. We are truly looking forward to this program to St. Mary’s on Monday November 7th at 2:30pm
Partners: Unity Fellowship Church, NYC; NYC Adventist Forum; Pamsula Zen;
Alanon; Alcoholics Anonymous; Columbia Harlem Homeless Medical Partnership (CHHMP); Narcotics Anonymous; Network Support; Queer Detainees Empowerment Project (QDEP); 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
For everyone who comes to St. Mary’s throughout the week, and for anyone who is not able to be with us.
Special Prayer requests and blessings
Prayers for health and healing: Dorothy Boxley, Sarah and Wyatt Lane, Effie Scott, Gloria Ellis Smith, Shirrell & Tyrone Felder, the Crawford family, Ian Harding, Patrick Harding & family, April & Barbara Jackson, Marion Smith, Jacqueline & Anthony Rackley family, Doris Rodriquez, Gwen Walker & family, Bonnie Phelps and family, Lois Coe, Mary Kelly Brown, Grace Tesita, Marvin Jones, Michelle & Devante Atkins, Betty Littlefield, Heather Jean Balsdom, Eva Greene & family, Raivlston Walters, Maura Hammer, Sheila, Syida & Jamie Patterson, Shirley Hilliard, Matthew Jones, Stephanie Miranda, Patricia Pinnick, Teiggy, Andrew Polk, David Wreck, Liya Pagani, Camilo Lopez, Tonya Yates, Wilfredo Perata, Pearl Harris, Lisa Slocum, Inez Alexander, Carmen Antoniella Torre, James Allen, Anthony Howell, Latasha Wilson, Asha Taylor, Harriet Wyatt, Zachary and Arin Mazza, Carmen Cabrera, Manuel Furer and family (Vivian, Rachel, Jessica, Becky), Raheem Harris, Ruth Jervis
Regular Happenings at St. Mary’s Church!
Ecclesia, every First Sunday at 2:00 p.m. in Marcus Garvey Park: St. Mary’s is the lead congregation on the 1st Sunday of each month. We always need some volunteers to help prepare and serve the “Second Meal” following the service.
Unity Fellowship Church of New York Led by Sr. Bishop Zachary Jones. Unity shares office space on the lower level, worship on Sundays at 2: pm
Metro New York Adventist Forum Led by Ms. Janet Schultz Adventist Forum shares space with us in our Sanctuary every first & third Saturday at 11: am
Pamsula Zen Meditation
Teacher Daiken Nelson
Every Monday evening at 5:30 pm in the Rectory
(5:30 Beginning Instruction, 6-6:25 Meditation, 6:35-7 Meditation, 7-7:30 Talk, Discussion Q&A)
Birthdays and Baptismal Blessings first Sunday of each month
Bible Study – Sundays at 9 am, exploring the Book of Exodus!
“CRAFT CHURCH,” 3-7pm (the second saturday of every month) in the st. mary’s rectory common rooms. bring your craft project (any kind!) and make progress in excellent company. we also take a few moments out for prayer and reflection about the gift of creativity and how artistic pursuits can bring us closer to god. questions? email lisa at email@example.com.
Dorcas Arts Second and fourth Sundays Hemming pants, skirts and dresses. Sew on buttons and small repairs. To assist in this project Concact: Sandra-Mae Flowers 646-856-2912 or send e-mail to Sandra.Flowers90@myhunter.cuny.edu
Healing Prayer third Sunday of each month
Men’s Prayer Group last Saturday of the month at 9:00 a.m.
Women’s Prayer Group second Sundays following the 10:00 a.m. service. all women are welcome to join us!
4th Sunday Potluck: Bring a dish to share following 10am worship
The Vestry meets on the fourth Sunday of every month at 12 noon. All are invited. Next meeting October 23.
Miriam, Mark and Marx Gospel/Social Activism Group convenes on the last Thursday of every month at 6:00 p.m. Comrades from far and wide welcomed. Meet, eat, & defeat! For information on M,M&M. and Pastoral Care; please contact Mr. Jim White at (646)672-6186. Next meeting October 27.
Saturday Mobile Soup Kitchen: help prepare sandwiches, lunch bags, and take them to our neighbors on the street. Every Saturday at 12 noon, going out at (approximately) 2 pm.
Spirit and Strife Peer Support Group the first Sunday of each month – Come share your burdens and joys in this prayerful circle of support. New members always welcome.
Free! Movies Every Friday Night at St. Mary’s Church at 6:00 pm. the replacements (pg-13, 2000 sports comedy, 1h58 mins.) substitutes are hired in a football strike. Come for the fellowship, the movie, the popcorn, and the fun… as always volunteers are needed.
Urban Qi (free Tai Chi and Qi Gong classes) every Wednesday and Saturday at 10:30 am
Thrift.StMarys@Gmail.com • 212-864-4013•Fri 3-7, 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
To all, 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: firstname.lastname@example.org.