Ministry Information

In Search Of Nursery Caregivers

St. Martin’s is looking for Sunday morning Nursery Caregivers for infant to age 4 toddlers from 8:45 until 11:30 for $30 per session.

Food Pantry Sunday

Please consider helping our friends and neighbors in need by donating non-perishable food and toiletry items. Our donations support the Circle of Concern’s Food Pantry, where items are distributed throughout the West County community.

Register Now for Vacation Bible School!

At VBS Hero Central, students will… discover their strength in God; explore God’s mission for their lives; encounter epic adventures alongside biblical heroes; realize qualities that make them truly heroes in God!

Circle of Concern Golf Tournament

Enjoy premier golf while supporting a great cause on Monday, May 21 in the 14th Annual Circle of Concern Charity Golf Tournament. Click here to register for golf, breakfast, lunch, an amazing live auction and great fun. The links await at beautiful Aberdeen!

In Search of Artists…

The Bishop’s Task Force on Baptism is exploring ways to elevate and energize our understanding of the Sacrament of Baptism and what it means for each of us in our daily lives.

Thankful Thursday

Come enjoy brunch by Julia’s Catering this Sunday, May 6 and  pick up a “Blue Box” to count your blessings.  Jeanne King, Diocese of Missouri UTO Coordinator, will be  available for Q & A.

Lift Every Voice and Sing!

The choir has been enjoying their copies of the hymnal supplement: Lift Every Voice and SIng! and we want to share a new Gospel hymn from it at the 10:15 worship service this Sunday.

Vestry Vibes

The Vestry met for its regular meeting on April 22. Here’s a brief recap of what we covered.

“Everybody’s Story” Children’s Library – Off to a Great Start

A great big thank you to all who have donated to the new children’s library. Monetary donations and gifts of books off the “wish list” have totaled 40 new books. 

A Letter from Bishop Smith

Bishop Smith sent a letter to the clergy and wardens within the Diocese of Missouri announcing his resignation. You can read his letter here.

Camp Phoenix filling up, don’t get left out this year

Camper registration is still open, but spaces are filling up fast. Camp dates are: Sunday, July 29 through Saturday, August 4. Campers must be 8 to 15 years old. If you have a love for the outdoors and would love to celebrate God’s Love with us, JOIN US! Registration ends May 31.

May is Hunger Month

The diocesan Task Force on Hunger has designated the month of May for parishes to focus on hunger ministry.

Worship

Taize Evening of Trust

Brother Emile is coming back to St. Louis and invites us to join him at an Evening of Trust on Thursday, May 3, 2018, from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at St. Francis Xavier College Church, 3628 Lindell Blvd in St. Louis. Come out for an ecumenical experience of prayer, song, listening, and learning to trust and connect with neighbors.

When the Church’s welcome extends to the river

On the Mississippi, the last few years have seen the return of the riverboats. As they cruise up and down the river, the American Queen and the American Duchess offer passengers from around the world a day trip to explore America’s Hometown, Hannibal.

Ripples of opinion and discourse follow press conference

The press conference of Missouri faith leaders united against conceal carry laws in houses of worship currently in the Missouri Legislature produced an immediate blast of local news, a thoughtful round of national and religious news attention, and continues being cited in opinions across Missouri and in personal communications with legislators.