St. Luke's Episcopal Church

Ypsilanti, Michigan

Author: Mary (page 1 of 6)

April 19 Weekly Updates

Thank you to all who donated plastic eggs and candy to the Easter Egg Hunt. It was a great success

Save the Date!

THIS Sunday, April 23
Wear your graduation garb to Church in celebration & thanksgiving
Sunday, April 30
Game Night 6:00pm
Sunday, May 14 – Mothers’ Day
Bring a geranium – red for all our living mothers/grandmothers and
white for those who have departed
Saturday, May 20
Ypsi Proud clean-up day
Sunday, June 4
Pentecost. Wear red!

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
 April  27, May 4 & 18, June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  April.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

April 12 Weekly Updates

Easter Bell Ringing

Join the celebration!!!
Bring a bell from home and ring it during the opening hymn.

Easter Sunday Egg Hunt

We will have St. Luke’s traditional Easter egg hunt Easter Sunday during Coffee Hour. Invite friends and family to join in the fun.

Holy week Services

Holy Thursday, April 13
7:00pm service
Good Friday, April 14
12:00 noon service
1:30pm Stations of the Cross
Easter Sunday, April 16
10:00am Eucharist

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
 April  27, May 4 & 18, June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  April.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

April 5 Weekly Updates

Palm Cross Folding

The Altar Guild will be folding palm crosses this Saturday, April 8 at 9:00am. Anyone wishing to learn is invited to join them.

Easter Bell Ringers Needed

We need volunteers to ring hand bells on Easter Sunday. If you would like to ring a hand bell, please see Marijim after church. Only requirement is that you must wear cotton gloves when ringing.  Need 10 volunteers!!!

Easter Sunday Egg Hunt

We want to maintain the St. Luke’s tradition of an Easter egg hunt for the children. This year we even hope that guests can join in the fun. We need donations of plastic eggs and candy to fill the eggs. Please help us to make this a successful event by bringing your donations to church this Sunday,  April 9  and give them to a member of Vestry.

Holy week Services

Palm Sunday, April 9
10:00am Eucharist
Holy Thursday, April 13
7:00pm service
Good Friday, April 14
12:00 noon service
1:30pm Stations of the Cross
Easter Sunday, April 16
10:00am Eucharist

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
 April 6 & 27, May 4 & 18, June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  April.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

March 29 Update

Save the Date in Lent!

Sunday, April 2 – Vestry Dinner 5:00pm
The Vestry will give a short presentation on the results of the surveys and ask for your input about how to move forward.

Easter Sunday Egg Hunt

We want to maintain the St. Luke’s tradition of an Easter egg hunt for the children. This year we even hope that guests can join in the fun. We need donations of plastic eggs and candy to fill the eggs. Please help us to make this a successful event by bringing your donations to church this Sunday, April 2nd  or Sunday, April 9th and give them to a member of Vestry.

Holy week Services

Palm Sunday, April 9
10:00am Eucharist
Holy Thursday, April 13
7:00pm service
Good Friday, April 14
12:00 noon service; 1:30pm Stations of the Cross
Easter Sunday, April 16
10:00am Eucharist

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
 April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18, June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  April.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

 

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

March 22 Updates

Lenten email series from
Episcopal Relief & Development

During this season of reflection on our Christian faith, you will receive a daily reflection to enhance your spiritual journey with writings to both inspire and challenge you. Each daily meditation is presented in both English and Spanish.
Sign up to receive Daily Lenten Meditations by Email
These Daily Lenten Meditations are also available in book form at the back of the Church.

Save the Date in Lent!

Sunday, April 2 – Vestry Dinner 5:00pm
The Vestry will give a short presentation on the results of the surveys and ask for your input about how to move forward.

Easter Sunday Egg Hunt

We want to maintain the St. Luke’s tradition of an Easter egg hunt for the children. This year we even hope that guests can join in the fun. We need donations of plastic eggs and candy to fill the eggs. Please help us to make this a successful event by bringing your donations to church on either Sunday, March 26th or Sunday, April 2nd and give them to a member of Vestry.

 

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
March  23,  April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18,
June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  March.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

March 9 Updates

Daylight Savings starts this weekend.
Please set your clocks ahead Saturday night.

THIS SUNDAY!
March 12 Parish Potluck at 5:00pm

Join us for good food and fellowship. The following have signed up:
Nick & Shirley Schneider- Casserole
Fred & Jan Schneider- Green beans
Team Douglas- Side Dish
The Kulwickis- Side dish
The Epskamps- Sausage & kraut
Janet Symonette- Cake/cookies
Diane & Charles Jacobs- Main dish
Please sign-up at Coffee Hour!

Lenten email series from
Episcopal Relief & Development

During this season of reflection on our Christian faith, you will receive a daily reflection to enhance your spiritual journey with writings to both inspire and challenge you. Each daily meditation is presented in both English and Spanish.
Sign up to receive Daily Lenten Meditations by Email
These Daily Lenten Meditations are also available in book form at the back of the Church.

Save the Dates in Lent!

Sunday, March 12 – Potluck 5:00pm
Sunday, March 19 – Game Night 6:00pm
Sunday, March 26 – Special Coffee Hour
Sunday, April 2 – Vestry Dinner 5:00pm

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
March 9 & 23,  April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18,
June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  March.

What is your favorite hymn?  Let us know!

Write it on the board in the Narthex, or on Questionnaire 2.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

March 1 Updates

Lenten email series from Episcopal Relief & Development!

Each day during Lent you will receive a daily reflection, co-authored by a group of Anglican Communion and other faith leaders. During this season of reflection on our Christian faith, their writings will enhance your spiritual journey as they both inspire and challenge you. Each daily meditation is presented in both English and Spanish.
Sign up to receive Daily Lenten Meditations by Email
These Daily Lenten Meditations are also available in book form at the back of the Church.

Save the Dates in Lent!

Sunday, March 5 –  Special Coffee Hour
Sunday, March 12 – Potluck 5:00pm
Sunday, March 19 – Game Night 6:00pm
Sunday, March 26 – Special Coffee Hour
Sunday, April 2 – Vestry Dinner 5:00pm

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
March 9 & 23,  April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18,
June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  March.

What is your favorite hymn?  Let us know!

Write it on the board in the Narthex.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

February 23 Updates

Lenten email series from Episcopal Relief & Development!

Each day during Lent you will receive a daily reflection, co-authored by a group of Anglican Communion and other faith leaders. During this season of reflection on our Christian faith, their writings will enhance your spiritual journey as they both inspire and challenge you. Each daily meditation is presented in both English and Spanish.
Sign up to receive Daily Lenten Meditations by Email
These Daily Lenten Meditations are also available in book form at the back of the Church.

Save the Dates in Lent!

Tuesday, February 28 – Men’s Pancake Supper
Wednesday, March 1 – Ash Wednesday/Lent Begins
Sunday, March 5 –  Coffee Hour
Sunday, March 12 – Potluck
Sunday, March 19 – Game Night
Sunday, March 26 – Coffee Hour
Sunday, April 2 – Vestry Dinner

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
February  23, March 9 & 23,  April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18,
June 8 & 22.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday Teams schedules for  February and March.

What is your favorite hymn?  Let us know!

Write it on the board in the Narthex.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

 

 

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

February 16 Newsletter

Lenten email series from Episcopal Relief & Development!

Each day during Lent you will receive a daily reflection, co-authored by a group of Anglican Communion and other faith leaders. During this season of reflection on our Christian faith, their writings will enhance your spiritual journey as they both inspire and challenge you. Each daily meditation is presented in both English and Spanish.
Sign up to receive Daily Lenten Meditations by Email
These Daily Lenten Meditations are also available in book form at the back of the Church.

Save the Dates!

Tuesday, February 28 – Men’s Pancake Supper
Wednesday, March 1 – Ash Wednesday/Lent Begins
Sunday, March 5 – Special Coffee Hour
Sunday, March 12 – Potluck
Sunday, March 19 – Game Night

What is your favorite hymn?  Let us know!

Write it on the board in the Narthex.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
February  23, March 9 & 23,  April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18,
June 8 & 22.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
A schedule of Sunday Teams can be found here!

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

February 9 Newsletter

Lenten email series from Episcopal Relief & Development!

Each day during Lent you will receive a daily reflection, co-authored by a group of Anglican Communion and other faith leaders. During this season of reflection on our Christian faith, their writings will enhance your spiritual journey as they both inspire and challenge you. Each daily meditation is presented in both English and Spanish.
Sign up to receive Daily Lenten Meditations by Email

Save the Dates!

Tuesday, February 28 – Men’s Pancake Supper
Wednesday, March 1 – Ash Wednesday/Lent Begins

What is your favorite hymn?  Let us know!

Write it on the board in the Narthex.

Student Shopping List!

For 2017 we will be working with EMU to provide food for students in need!  These are the favorites needed for the EMU pantry.
Please bring on Sundays and put in front of the SOS box:
Ramen noodles
Granola bars
Snacks – crackers, cookies, pretzels, trail mix, pop tarts etc.
Cereal
Condiments – ketchup, mustard, salad dressing, BBQ sauce, salsa etc.
Canned fruit
Pasta and pasta sauce
Mac n cheese
Rice
Beverages – juice boxes, coffee, tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Family Bible Study  2017

Every other Thursday  at 6:00 pm in the Lounge.
February 9 & 23, March 9 & 23,  April 6 & 30, May 4 & 18,
June 8 & 22.

Choir Practice is Thursdays 7:00-8:30pm.
All voices are welcome.

What wearing the safety pin means

If you are Muslim, a woman, LGBQ, a person of color,
Latinx, Trans, an immigrant, disabled or afraid –
I am safe. I am here. I will listen.
I will stand by you. I love you.

Safety Pins are available in the basket
in the back of the Church and at Coffee Hour.

Liturgy Service  Sign-up

All Are Necessary – REALLY!

We need readers, LEMS, ushers and crucifers for Sundays.
The Liturgy Servers are an integral part of the service. Without your participation, the liturgy is no longer “the work of the people”.
Be an active part of St. Luke’s. please sign-up!
Sunday trainings after service are always available – ask JoAnn.

Pledge payments can be made on-line with PayPal!

Just go to our website at: http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

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