St. Luke's Episcopal Church

Ypsilanti, Michigan

Category: Newsletter (page 1 of 8)

August 16 Weekly Update

Save the Date! 

Saturday, August 26
11:00-3:00

Organ Recital and Quilt Show
Quilters/collectors – contact Diane Jacobs or Mary Weed

Sunday School Registration is Sunday, September 10

Parish Life members and Church School Teachers/Helpers Needed!

Help make this fall fun and exciting. Sign-up in the Narthex. For more information, see Janet Symonette.


Student Shopping List!

Special request for August:
Deodorant, protein bars and cat food.

Organ Concerts

Thursday, August 31 at 7:00pm
Polish organist Jozef Kotowicz
First Presbyterian Church, Ypsilanti
Sunday, September 10 at 4:00pm
Organist David Wagner
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Ypsilanti
Both are free and open to the public.

Mark Your Calendars!
Saturday, October 14
“Safe Guarding our Children” Training!

This training is required of all parish leaders, Vestry, Church School teachers/helpers and Lay Eucharistic Visitors.
9:00-3:00 pm
Safeguarding Our Children 9:00 am
Safeguarding God’s People 1:00 pm
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ann Arbor.
Other opportunities are available and will be posted.
Go to www.edomi.org/safeguarding  for more information and to register.

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! August

Copies of the new Forward Day by Day are in the back of the Chapel.

 

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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

August 9 Weekly Update

Save the Date! 

Saturday, August 26
11:00-3:00

Organ Recital and Quilt Show
Quilters/collectors – contact Diane Jacobs or Mary Weed

Sunday School Registration is Sunday, September 10

 

Organ Concerts

Thursday, August 31 at 7:00pm
Polish organist Jozef Kotowicz
First Presbyterian Church, Ypsilanti
Sunday, September 10 at 4:00pm
Organist David Wagner
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Ypsilanti
Both are free and open to the public.

Parish Life members and Church School Teachers/Helpers Needed!

Help make this fall fun and exciting. Sign-up in the Narthex. For more information, see Janet Symonette.

Mark Your Calendars!
Saturday, October 14
“Safe Guarding our Children” Training!

This training is required of all parish leaders, Vestry, Church School teachers/helpers and Lay Eucharistic Visitors.
9:00-3:00 pm
Safeguarding Our Children 9:00 am
Safeguarding God’s People 1:00 pm
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ann Arbor.
Other opportunities are available and will be posted.
Go to www.edomi.org/safeguarding  for more information and to register.

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! August

Copies of the new Forward Day by Day are in the back of the Chapel.


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.
Toiletries.

Camp Shine Day Camp

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

August 2 Update

Save the Date!
Saturday, October 14
“Safe Guarding our Children” Training!

This training is required of all parish leaders, Vestry, Church School teachers/helpers and Lay Eucharistic Visitors.
9:00-3:00 pm
Safeguarding Our Children 9:00 am
Safeguarding God’s People 1:00 pm
St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ann Arbor.
Other opportunities are available and will be posted.
Go to www.edomi.org/safeguarding  for more information and to register.

Parish Life members and Church School Teachers/Helpers Needed!

Help make this fall fun and exciting. Sign-up in the Narthex. For more information, see Janet Symonette.

 

Painting the Church School Rooms!

We need rollers, rolling pans, paint brushes, painter’s tape and drop clothes. New and used “donations” welcome. Leave them in the basket at the back of the Church

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! August

Copies of the new Forward Day by Day are in the back of the Chapel.


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.
Toiletries.

Camp Shine Day Camp

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

July 26 Weekly Update

Save the Date!
Saturday, October 14
“Safe Guarding our Children” Training!

This training is required of all parish leaders, Vestry, Church School teachers and Lay Eucharistic Visitors.
9:30-3:00pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ann Arbor.
Other opportunities are available and will be posted.
Go to www.edomi.org/safeguarding  for more information and to register.

Painting the Church School Rooms!

We need rollers, rolling pans, paint brushes, painter’s tape and drop clothes. New and used “donations” welcome. Leave them in the basket at the back of the Church

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!
July Schedule.

Copies of the new Forward Day by Day are in the back of the Chapel.


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.
Toiletries.

Camp Shine Day Camp

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

July 19 Updates

Parking Volunteers Needed!
THIS Friday and Saturday July 21-22

for the Michigan Brewers Fest
Help raise funds for St. Luke’s.

We would like at least 2 people – 4 would be better- to cover both lots. Please email Andy  at browless@comcast.net
with your availability and your phone number.
The final schedule will be sent out at the end of the week.

Save the Date!
Saturday, October 14
“Safe Guarding our Children” Training!

This training is required of all parish leaders, Vestry, Church School teachers and Lay Eucharistic Visitors.
9:30-3:00pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ann Arbor.
Other opportunities are available and will be posted.
Go to www.edomi.org/safeguarding  for more information and to register.

Painting the Church School Rooms!

We need rollers, rolling pans, paint brushes, painter’s tape and drop clothes. New and used “donations” welcome. Leave them in the basket at the back of the Church

 

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!
July Schedule.

Copies of the new Forward Day by Day are in the back of the Chapel.


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.
Toiletries.

Camp Shine Day Camp

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
Scholarships available.  See JoAnn.

Annual Diocesan Picnic

Saturday, July 22, 11:00-4:00pm
at the Emrich Retreat Center
Info at: www.edomi.org/diocesan-picnic-2017/


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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

July 12 Updates

This Sunday July 16 11:00-11:30am

Sunday School Teachers & Helpers Meeting
with our new Church School Director
Janet Symonette!

All Teachers and Assistants are invited to join Janet for a short meeting in the Lounge to discuss this year’s Church School plans and upgrades to “Weaving God’s Promises”.

Save the Date!

Saturday, October 14
“Safe Guarding our Children” Training!

This training is required of all parish leaders, Vestry, Church School teachers and Lay Eucharistic Visitors.
9:30-3:00pm at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Ann Arbor.
Other opportunities are available and will be posted.
Go to www.edomi.org/safeguarding  for more information and to register.

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!
July Schedule.

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.
Toiletries.

Camp Shine Day Camp

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
Scholarships available.  See JoAnn.

Annual Diocesan Picnic

Saturday, July 22, 11:00-4:00pm
at the Emrich Retreat Center
Info at: www.edomi.org/diocesan-picnic-2017/


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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

July 5 Updates

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!
July Schedule.

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.

Camp Shine Day Camp
June 26-30

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
Scholarships available.  See JoAnn.

Annual Diocesan Picnic

Saturday, July 22, 11:00-4:00pm
at the Emrich Retreat Center
Info at: www.edomi.org/diocesan-picnic-2017/


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 : http://stlukesypsi.org/give/

June 29 Update

Summer Office Hours

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!
July Schedule.

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.

Camp Shine Day Camp
June 26-30

August 14-18, 9:00am-4:00pm
St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Brighton
Register at: www.saintpaulsbrighton.org
Scholarships available.  See JoAnn.

Annual Diocesan Picnic

Saturday, July 22, 11:00-4:00pm
at the Emrich Retreat Center
Info at: www.edomi.org/diocesan-picnic-2017/


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 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/

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