Don’t miss St. Martin’s Annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper! Great fellowship with a delicious pancake and sausage supper, all while supporting our Youth Group. It will be held in Park Hall, 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
The season of Lent begins with Ash Wednesday. On this day, Christians gather to begin the journey towards the Cross and the Resurrection with the Ash Wednesday service. St. Martin’s Ash Wednesday services will be held at 12:00 noon and 7:00 p.m.
I thought it might be a good idea to let the folks at St. Martin’s know about a ministry that we little mention – if at all. And that of course is our ministry to feed the homeless at the Cathedral four times a year.
Due to the Absalom Jones event during our regularly scheduled meeting time, we will hold our February meeting on Thursday, February 8, starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Packwood Library.
We had a wonderful sermon last Sunday as we shared one combined worship service on our Annual Meeting Sunday. In case you missed it (ICYMI) or even if you just want to read it again — here is Rev. Emily’s sermon. Enjoy!
There were a few ministry reports that were inadvertently missing from the Annual Report distributed at the Annual Meeting this past Sunday. Sincere apologies go to the members and leaders of the Garden Committee, Prayer Chain, Monday and Saturday Bible Study Groups and Lunch Bunch. You can read these reports below. They are also included in the Amended Annual Report linked above.
All St. Martin’s Youth (grades 6-12) and their friends are invited to the Annual Diocesan Cathedral Lock-In. One of the largest diocesan youth events, it features tours of the Cathedral, bell-ringing, food, games and prayer on the roof (weather permitting).
Due to the Absalom Jones event during our regularly scheduled meeting time, we will hold our February meeting on Thursday, February 8, starting at 7:00 p.m.
Gun Violence: Caring for victims, the community and ourselves. The seminar will include presentations on: the church’s response to gun violence; psychological first aid for gun violence victims and the survivors of suicide; the impact of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and anticipatory mourning in “at risk” communities; and forgiveness and reconciliation in the context of traumatic loss.
Many Episcopalians denomination-wide are committing to focus on the Holy Scriptures and read the Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts (written as a sequel by the same author) during Lent and Easter Season 2018. Forward Movement Day by Day is calling it “The Good Book Club.”
We will have one combined worship service on Sunday, January 28 in order for everyone to participate in the Annual Meeting. Worship will begin at 9:00am. We will then move to Park Hall for the Annual Meeting.
The Annual Diocesan Absalom Jones event will be held at St. Martin’s this year on Saturday, February 10. The event runs from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. with lunch included (11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.).
All St. Martin’s Youth (grades 6-12) and their friends are invited to the Annual Diocesan Cathedral Lock-In.
Don’t miss St. Martin’s Annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper! Great fellowship with a delicious pancake and sausage supper, all while supporting our Youth Group.
The Wildwood Area Lions Club is renting Park Hall for a Trivia night on February 24th and they NEED TEAMS! This is a great way for St. Martin’s church and friends to enjoy a fun night of trivia and prizes.
St. Martin's Episcopal Church
15764 Clayton Road
Ellisville, MO 63011
(636) 227-1484, office