St. Francis Building Dedication

The members of St. Francis Episcopal Church and the Diocese of Missouri invite you to share in the dedication of their new church building on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at two o’clock in the afternoon.

Worship

Christmas Worship Schedule

Our Christmas worship schedule is set! Lessons & Carols, the children’s pageant, and a traditional candlelight service.

Church Event

Advent Event next two Sundays!

Preparing our hearts for the birth of Jesus! Join us on November 26 and December 3 from 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. in Park Hall for a wide variety of activities and crafts for those aged 2 to 99! 

Advent Lessons & Carols

We will celebrate Advent with our annual Lessons & Carols service during the 10:15 am worship service on Sunday, December 17th.

Ministry

Advent Quiet Morning

Give yourself the gift of some quiet reflection time as you prepare for the coming of the Infant God. Join us at Mercy Center, away from the crowded malls and the hustle and bustle of cooking, shopping and wrapping, for an Advent Quiet Morning.

Updated interactive anti-racism training debuts in January

In January, the Dismantling Racism Commission will present its revised training program and manual, designed to be move interactive and incorporate more active participation and sharing from participants.

Episcopal Evangelism Grants

The Episcopal Evangelism Grants program is coordinated by the Local Mission and Ministry Committee in collaboration with the Episcopal Church’s Evangelism Initiatives Team.

Hunger in Missouri

More than 1 in 8 persons in Missouri is struggling to put food on their tables. The face of hunger is not clear. It could be your neighbor or ours. One in five children in Missouri lives in a household without adequate food.

Youth Group Meeting Time Changed

We will have our Fall Camp Fire this Sunday night for our monthly Youth Group meeting. Please note the time change — we will start at 6:30 p.m.

Worship

Combined Thanksgiving Service this Tuesday

St. Martin’s choir will participate in a special Thanksgiving Eucharist at St. Francis Episcopal Church in Eureka, MO on Tuesday, November 21 at 7:00 p.m.

Church Event

Social Justice Event at St. Martin’s

Want to know more about efforts to build social justice ministries in parishes around the diocese? More about how you can get involved?

Christmas Gift Drives

St. Martin’s is supporting two Christmas gift drives this year: Episcopal City Mission (ECM) and Salvation Army.

Peace Meal

The Peace Meal Project is a free fellowship meal for all, served every Saturday evening at St. John’s in Tower Grove. St. Martin’s is the sponsor on December 9 and we are currently looking for volunteers.

Dismantling Workshop

Workshop on racial justice ministry in our churches

We talk about the sin of racism and the complicity of our church in this history, as well as about racial reconciliation, in our church and in the world. But how do we get there, how do we start this work as a parish in Missouri?

New Episcopal News website launches

The communications team has been working hard to create a site that belongs to all of us in the church, a place to tell our story, to inform Episcopalians and others about how the Episcopal Church lives into the Jesus Movement and lives out the gospel in the world.