Happy Easter season!
Join the Rev. Mary Cat Young, Chaplain to the Episcopal Campus Ministry at New York University (Canterbury Downtown) and young adult ministries in the Diocese of New York for a discussion about young adults and faith. ADD The Rev. Mary Cat Young has spent 6 years in New York on the bishop's staff as the liaison for Campus and Young Adult Ministry. She is the chaplain to Canterbury Downtown campus ministry and coordinator of the Young Adult Network in Manhattan. Learn more about these ministries at CanterburyNYC.org and YoungAdults.dioceseNY.org
Memorial Day: The Church offices will be closed Monday in observance of Memorial Day.
John’s Having a Baby! Our security & support staff member, John Matthews, is expecting a baby boy this summer. We welcome the congregation to join us as we celebrate the anticipation of A.J. at the Fried Chicken Picnic on June 11th. If you would like support John and his wife, Sarah, with a gift, diapers and wipes are much appreciated. Contact Chelsea at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
A Heartfelt Thank-You to all Volunteers and Supporters of our Laundry Love Event! You helped us wash 27 loads of laundry, feed 50 servings of breakfast, and make connections with our neighbors in a truly unique way. This simple yet profound service exceeded our expectations. We look forward to the next one with you!
Fried Chicken Picnic, June 11th -- A throwback to the origins of the Community Meal, we’re kicking off summer with fried chicken! Our 5pm Parish Picnic will be in Riverside Park immediately following service. We’ll walk over together to enjoy fried chicken, games, and motown moves. Bring blankets, bring music, bring games, bring cheer! Maps to location provided on Sunday the 11th.
January-April 2017 Giving Update: Giving: $277,000 // Giving Target: $338,300 // Expenses: $405,400 (For more information or questions about the budget, please email email@example.com)
Traveling soon? Toiletries Needed: Collect your hotel toiletries (soap, shampoo, lotion, razors, etc) and drop them off at Security for our Community Ministries shower program. You’ll be providing for up to 80 showers per week! Comfortable shoes and men’s clothing are also needed! Email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
Outside of All Angels:
Support our Artist Parishioners! Fred Dixon, Colin Dixon, and Arnaud Ghillebaert are part of an amazing ensemble, The Elsewhere Ensemble. They are performing Thursday, June 1st at 8PM at the Theater at Blessed Sacrament, 152 West 71st Street, NYC. All proceeds will be given to Karam Foundation (helping with the crisis in Syria).
Children's Ministry: For more information, contact Director of Children’s Ministry: email@example.com
Greeters Needed! Do you love welcoming people, handing out bulletins and making newcomers feel comfortable? We need you! We're looking for new volunteers to help greet people for Sunday morning and evening services. Interested? Have questions? Contact Maggie at firstname.lastname@example.org to volunteer.
Readers Needed! Do you love reading the Word of God? We are looking for new volunteers to be readers at the 10am and 5pm services. Contact Anne Marie at email@example.com to volunteer.
House Churches are geographically based small groups where relationships are built and we connect around Scripture, prayer and worship. They start up again this month, so much sure to check out the House Church page under "Ministries" for dates and times. For more information about house churches, contact Christine Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Contemplative Prayer Group: Sundays 9-9:40am in the 3rd Floor Gallery. All are welcome as we pray using Lectio Dinva, Ignatian Gospel contemplations, or Centering prayer/Christian meditation to listen to God's voice and rest in God's presence. Contact Jen Knight (732-648-7297).