Book Study: Black Hearts, White Minds

Mitch Margo is a local author, and will be joining us for the book study discussion Wednesday, July 11.  We will offer a light supper in Park Hall at 6:00 p.m. followed by break-out discussion groups. We will reconvene for a reading by Mitch from his book.

Youth Summer Service Day

This summer the Diocese is hosting a Summer Service Day for all youth who have completed grades 6-12. It will be held on Monday, June 25 at St. Paul’s, St. Louis from 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Big Provincial Gathering!

Province V presents the Big Provincial Gathering to learn about ministries around the Province, share knowledge with others and support each other in new initiatives.

In Search Of Nursery Workers

St. Martin’s is hiring nursery workers to help staff our nursery on Sunday mornings. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with children (infant to age 4) and can work most Sunday mornings.

Thankful Thursday

For every creature of God is good and nothing is to be rejected that is accepted with Thanksgiving.

Ministry Information

Our Garden is Growing!

Our Garden Committee has been working hard and it is paying off!! Through the month of May we have delivered approximately 93 lbs. of fresh vegetables to Circle of Concern.

Farewell!

On Saturday, June 23, the Rev. Dr. Emily Hillquist Davis will celebrate her last 5o5 Mellow Worship at St. Martin’s Church. We will celebrate Emily’s time with our congregation with a reception following the 5o5 worship on June 23. All are invited!

Food Pantry Sunday

Food Pantry Sunday is this Sunday, June 10. Please consider helping our friends and neighbors in need by donating non-perishable food and toiletry items.

VBS Cancelled

Regrettably, VBS is canceled at St. Martin’s for this summer. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.

Raffle for Special Quilt

The St. Martin’s Quilters have completed a very special quilt for raffle. Pieced and quilted all by hand, it is red, white and blue and measures about the size of a twin bed or a cozy, large couch throw. The proceeds of this raffle will go to The Wounded Warriors Organization.

ECW Retreat and Nominations

All women of St. Martin’s are invited to attend the annual Diocese of Missouri Episcopal Church Women (ECW) retreat on Saturday, August 25, 2018. The Diocesan ECW is also seeking nominations for next year.

Social Justice Book Study

The Social Justice Ministry will be hosting a book study this summer. The book by Mitch Margo is titled Black Hearts White Minds. It is a legal thriller set in 1964 in Stockville, Alabama.

Episcopal City Mission Summer Celebration

The Episcopal City Mission’s summer fun event is scheduled for Friday, June 22 from 5:30-8:30 PM. This year is a birthday-party themed night to benefit Episcopal City Mission’s work with youth in the juvenile justice system.

West County Church Collaborative

St. Martin’s recently joined the West County Collaboration of Churches (a social justice education network) in order to further reach out and speak out for social justice. 

Church Events

Sunday Brunch and Rainforest Presentation

Our monthly brunch will be this Sunday, June 3 immediately following the 10:15 a.m. service. The brunch is complimentary and all are welcome. During the brunch we will have a special presentation by parishioner Chelsea Raiche. She will discuss her work with Friends of the Rainforest.