St. Luke's Episcopal Church

Ypsilanti, Michigan

Category: Newsletter (page 1 of 7)

June 21 Update

This Sunday!

Sunday, June 25 – Become a Lay Visitor
Bring communion and the Sunday scriptures to our home bound parishioners. Training right after the service. See JoAnn for more information.

Monthly Parish Game Night
Sunday, June 25 – 6:00pm
Bring your friends and favorite games.

Summer Office Hours

Starting Tuesday, June 27 office hours will be
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 9:00am – 1:00pm

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 June.

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 help fill up 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 (ground), tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir practice is on summer hiatus.
Thank you for the season of beautiful music!

 

Annual Diocesan Picnic
Saturday, July 22, 11:00-4:00pm
at the Emrich Retreat Center

Info at: www.edomi.org/diocesan-picnic-2017/

 

Living Waters Ministry Day Camp
June 26-30

St. Clare’s Episcopal Church
For 5-12 year olds. Register at: www.saintclareschurch.org/daycamp 
Scholarships available. See JoAnn.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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/

June 7 Update

THIS Sunday is Ice Cream “Sunday”
Bring your ice cream & toppings.
Celebrate our Sunday school teachers
and the beginning of summer!
Guests are welcome.

Upcoming Events!

Sunday, June 25 – Become a Lay Visitor
Bring communion and the Sunday scriptures to our home bound parishioners
Training right after the service. See JoAnn for more information.

Monthly Parish Game Night
Sunday, June 25 – 6:00pm
Bring your friends and favorite games.

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 June.

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 help fill up 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 (ground), tea bags, Gatorade etc.

Choir practice is on summer hiatus.
No Choir practice June 8.
Thank you for the season of beautiful music!

 

Annual Diocesan Picnic
Saturday, July 22, 11:00-4:00pm
at the Emrich Retreat Center
(See EDOMI website)


Free Vacation Bible School:

Marketplace 49 AD

June 20, 21 & 22
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor.
Join us for a great Bible time experience! There will be crafts, games, synagogue school, visits to the storyteller, Bible-times foods and animals. VBS is open to all children who have completed Kindergarten through fifth grade. Openings available on a first come, first serve basis.
Please register by June 4 at https://firstpresbyterian.org

Living Waters Ministry Day Camp
June 26-30

St. Clare’s Episcopal Church
For 5-12 year olds. Register at: www.saintclareschurch.org/daycamp 
Scholarships available. See JoAnn.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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/

May 31 Update

This Sunday is Pentecost – wear RED!

 

Save the Date!

Sunday, June 11 – Ice Cream “Sunday”! Bring your ice cream & toppings!
Sunday, June 25 – Lay Visitor Training. See JoAnn after the service.

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 June.

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 help fill up 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 (ground), tea bags, Gatorade etc.

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


Free Vacation Bible School:

Marketplace 49 AD

June 20, 21 & 22
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor.
Join us for a great Bible time experience! There will be crafts, games, synagogue school, visits to the storyteller, Bible-times foods and animals. VBS is open to all children who have completed Kindergarten through fifth grade. Openings available on a first come, first serve basis.
Please register by June 4 at https://firstpresbyterian.org

Living Waters Ministry Day Camp
June 26-30

St. Clare’s Episcopal Church
For 5-12 year olds. Register at: www.saintclareschurch.org/daycamp 
Scholarships available. See JoAnn.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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/

May 24 Update

Save the Date!

Sunday, June 4 – Pentecost. Wear red!
Sunday, June 11 – Ice Cream “Sunday”!

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 May.

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 help fill up 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 (ground), tea bags, Gatorade etc.

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


Free Vacation Bible School:

Marketplace 49 AD

June 20, 21 & 22
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor.
Join us for a great Bible time experience! There will be crafts, games, synagogue school, visits to the storyteller, Bible-times foods and animals. VBS is open to all children who have completed Kindergarten through fifth grade. Openings available on a first come, first serve basis.
Please register by June 4 at https://firstpresbyterian.org

Living Waters Ministry Day Camp
June 26-30

St. Clare’s Episcopal Church
For 5-12 year olds. Register at: www.saintclareschurch.org/daycamp 
Scholarships available. See JoAnn.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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/

May 17 Updates

THIS SATURDAY @ 9:00am!

– Ypsi Proud Parish clean-up.
Bring your gardening tools and your energy for planting the new geraniums and sprucing up the flowerbeds.

Save the Date!

Saturday, May 20 – Ypsi Proud (formerly Ypsi P.R.I.D.E.)
Sunday, June 4 – Pentecost. Wear red!
Sunday, June 11 – Ice Cream Social.

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 May.

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 help fill up 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 (ground), tea bags, Gatorade etc.

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

 


Free Vacation Bible School:

Marketplace 49 AD

June 20, 21 & 22
First Presbyterian Church of Ann Arbor.
Join us for a great Bible time experience! There will be crafts, games, synagogue school, visits to the storyteller, Bible-times foods and animals. VBS is open to all children who have completed Kindergarten through fifth grade. Openings available on a first come, first serve basis.
Please register by June 4 at https://firstpresbyterian.org

Living Waters Ministry Day Camp
June 26-30

St. Clare’s Episcopal Church
For 5-12 year olds. Register at: www.saintclareschurch.org/daycamp 
Scholarships available. See JoAnn.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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/

May 3 Update

The boiler is fixed and the heat is back on!

Back-flow safety valve replaced and all is well.
A warm welcome for All …Really!

 

Pick-up your pledge Statement on Sunday in the white basket at the back of the Church.

 

Save the Date!

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 (formerly Ypsi P.R.I.D.E.)
Church yard clean-up day. Bring gardening tools.
Sunday, June 4 – Pentecost. Wear red!
Sunday, June 11 – Ice Cream Social.

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 May.

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 help fill up 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.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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 26 Update

Pick-up your pledge Statement on Sunday in the white basket at the back of the Church.

Save the Date!

THIS 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!

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 help fill up 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.

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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 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!

 

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 help fill up 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.

 

Line Dance Classes –
Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm

Cost is $6 for the entire evening.
All are welcome! No experience necessary!
For more information, see Lori Manary.

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/

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