The people of St. Catherine's seek to share in the love that Jesus Christ has for us and the world by welcoming, accepting, nurturing, and serving all people through the power of the Holy Spirit.
We Welcome You!
The Newsletter of
By Amma Susan+
I served for a time as a volunteer at the Corrymeela Community in Northern Ireland, hoping to learn about building bridges of peace between people of different faith traditions. What I didn’t expect to learn there was how to build a bridge to inner peace.
Working as a volunteer at Corrymeela meant that I shared with all the other volunteers the daily tasks of that place, which included everything from leading worship, scrubbing toilets, hosting groups on retreat, preparing meals, to cleaning guests rooms. Now, I loved leading worship and hosting groups who came to Corrymeela on retreat but, for me, there is probably no other job that I really enjoy less than housecleaning and scrubbing toilets. At first I approached these tasks with a sense of resignation. You know, “It’s a dirty job but someone has to do it.” However, one morning as I emerged from morning prayer, it suddenly dawned on me that the dirty work which was my task for the day had spiritual potential. If all of life is sacred then every action of every day can be sacred work, even scrubbing the toilets.
Cleaning rooms and scrubbing toilets transformed the way I approach life. I realized this work was a service I could perform for the people who came on retreat to Corrymeela so that they could feel welcome and have a clean place in which to do their work of learning about paths to reconciliation. It was a gift of hospitality that I could give them. Greater still was the understanding that in these humble acts of service I was also serving Christ, for Jesus said that when we give of ourselves to help others, whether we realize it or not, we are doing that task for him. (Matthew 25)
Cleaning bathrooms transformed the way I approach life. Now I find that no task is too menial, in fact it can become an act of worship and a bridge to inner peace. All of life is sacred and every action of every day is sacred work.
Saturday, October 4 at 10 am
Bring your pet for a blessing at 10 AM under the Big Oak Tree. We expect our usual delightful morning celebrating our animal friends and companions. Jubilate music team will lead us in some fun and favorite songs. Our observance commemorates St. Francis of Assisi, who dedicated his life to peace, caring for the poor, and teaching respect for all God's creatures. This year we are celebrating on his official feast day, October 4.
Remember to bring your pet leashed or caged as appropriate. A few treats for dogs and cats will be provided. Our collection this day will benefit PetSmart Charities, which works to find a lifelong, loving home for every pet through adoption events and centers, pet rescue programs and support for spay/neuter efforts. You can get information about this organization at www.petsmartcharities.org.
Photo by Bill Ivey
Menís Retreat October 10-12
Wondering what these four diverse topics have to do with each other? Then join us for our Men’s Retreat, October 10-12 at Montara Farm, a beautiful and peaceful setting in the north Georgia mountains, www.montarafarm.com.
The Particulars —The cost of the weekend is $316.25 which includes your room and 6 meals. Feel free to bring any adult beverages you wish, Montara Farm provides a selection of water and sodas. We begin with supper on Friday evening and end with worship followed by brunch on Sunday. Space is limited so secure your place now with a $100 deposit (make checks to St. Catherine’s and designate it on the memo line for Men’s Retreat). We have scholarships available and are eager to use them – just contact Fr. Jim or Daniel Mikkelsen. For further information contact Daniel Mikkelsen at danielalumni.vanderbilt.edu or 770.310.3393.
WNL (Wednesday Night Live), our Wednesday night dinner and programs continues each week. We have food, fellowship and learning for children, youth and adults. Dinner is 6:00-7:00 pm, followed by programs 7:00-8:00 pm. You are welcome to come for either or both. Dinner prices are $7/adult, $3/child (maximum $25/family) — be sure to make your dinner reservation each week on the Opportunities For Ministry form in your bulletin, or contact the church office by Tuesday.
Thursday, September 25
A Ladies Night "Favorite Things" evening out! Come to the Parish Hall on September 25 at 7:00 pm for a "Favorite Things" party. Bring a new item, maximum cost $15, that you love to have/use in your home, to be put into a drawing for someone to "win."
Please also bring a dish to share. A Bellini bar and other beverages will be provided. No RSVP is needed! This evening is hosted for everyone by the Fellowship Committee. Anyone who would like to help, please contact Maureen Donoghue, georgiadonoghuescomcast.net. Hope to see you there!
Picnic & Concert Saturday, Sept. 27
EVERYONE is invited to St. Catherine’s third annual "Evening Under the Oak," starting at 6:00 pm. This will be an outdoor picnic concert featuring acoustic guitar musician and local favorite Jay Memory. Bring your chairs, drinks and picnic dinners and gather outside in front of the church. Bring your friends and neighbors, too! This event is sponsored by Fellowship Ministry, and is a great night for all ages.
No admission or tickets needed, but donations will be accepted for this and future "Evening Under the Oak" events. Rain date TBA if needed. For questions please contact Molly Banko, mdbankocomcast.net
Sue Davy from The Cathedral Book Store is returning to St. Catherine’s on Sunday, September 28. She will have lots of books and special items to purchase for yourself and for gifts (maybe thinking ahead to Christmas?). She will be set up in the Parish Hall for you to shop beginning at 8 am, between the 8:45 & 11:15 services, and after 11:15 service until around 1:30 pm. Cash, checks and credit cards will be accepted.
Best of all is that the Book Store will donate 10% of the cost of our purchases to an outreach program of our choice and we have selected Family Promise. You can start taking a look through the Book Store's catalog now, online at www.cathedralbookstore.org
First concert Sunday, October 12
Join us for these concerts in our 2014-2015 series. This year all concerts will be free with no tickets needed, held in our beautiful sanctuary distinguished for its acoustics. Please invite family and friends!
Be a Friend of Music at St. Catherine’s
This concert series and our future concerts are made possible and kept affordable by the generous contributions of music lovers. We invite you to become a “Friend Of Music At St. Catherine’s” this year and help enhance the musical and spiritual life of our community. All contributors will be acknowledged in the concert programs and invited to a reception in the spring. Gifts in any amount are welcome. Please make checks to St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church and designate it on the memo line for “Friends of Music.” Mail to the church office at St. Catherine’s Episcopal Church, 571 Holt Road, Marietta, Georgia 30068. Donations are tax deductible.
Mark your calendar for October 26
Congregations that approach financial stewardship from a biblical perspective do not view the money Christians give to their church merely as a way to pay its bills. Rather, such congregations see financial contributions as a way to help people grow spiritually in their relationship with God by supporting their church’s mission and ministry with a percentage of their incomes.
St. Catherine’s finance committee has again selected the New Consecration Sunday Stewardship Program as a way to teach the biblical and spiritual principles of generous giving in our stewardship education emphasis this year.
New Consecration Sunday (NCS) is based on the biblical philosophy of the need of the giver to give for his or her own spiritual development, rather than on the need of the church to receive. Instead of treating people like members of a social club who should pay dues, we will treat people like followers of Jesus Christ who want to give unselfishly as an act of discipleship. New Consecration Sunday encourages people toward proportionate and systematic giving in response to the question, “What percentage of my income is God calling me to give?”
During morning worship services on New Consecration Sunday, October 26, we are asking our attendees and members to make their financial commitments to our church’s missionary, benevolent, and educational ministries in this community and around the world. After each service, please plan to attend a celebratory brunch.
Every attendee and member who completes an Estimate of Giving Card does so voluntarily by attending morning worship on New Consecration Sunday. We urge people to attend even if you are opposed to completing a card. The procedure is done in such a way that no one feels personal embarrassment if he or she chooses not to fill out a card.
We will do no home solicitation to ask people to complete cards. During morning worship our guest leader will conduct a brief period of instruction and inspiration, climaxed by members making their commitments as a confidential act of worship.
We will encourage participation in NCS events through the NCS team and your vestry. Since we will make no follow-up visits to ask people to complete their cards, we will make every effort to inform, inspire, and commit everyone to attend New Consecration Sunday worship.
Thanks in advance for your enthusiastic participation in New Consecration Sunday events.
Yours in Christ,
Stewardship Committee: Rachel Bagby, Therese Braman, Jerry Scott, Tom Snead
St. Catherine's will present its 2014 collection of reflections, “This I Believe… about Stewardship”, four weeks of meditations on stewardship written by our own St. Catherine's members. This year we have three ways to get your Reflection of the Day:
Expand our Memorial Garden!?! What expansion? Why would we do that?
WHY? Our current Memorial Garden is almost full. We estimate we have space for a maximum of 6 to 8 future interments.
We need your thoughts and opinions. Please take about 15 minutes to complete our online survey. Simply click the link below. The survey will be available for 60 days.
Please provide your input now at: www.surveymonkey.com/s/StCatsSurvey
Thursday, November 6 – sign up soon
By Scott Lummus
“The Bishop’s Trophy” Diocesan Pre-Council Golf Tournament will be Thursday, November 6 at the City Club of Marietta (adjacent to the Marietta Conference Center) as part of the 108th Annual Council of the Atlanta Diocese being held in Marietta this year. The Council team expects the tournament to raise $6,000-$8,000 for diocesan ministries as well as providing great fun and fellowship! The field will be limited to just 36 teams (144 golfers). Teams will be flighted by scores and prizes will be available at all levels of ability.
St. Catherine’s would like to field a couple of teams for this event, so please reply soon on the Opportunities For Ministry form in your bulletin or contact Scott Lummus for more details, scott.lummusgmail.com, 770.649.5391.
Save the date: November 21-23
By Pierce Hale
This past July, 20 of your fellow St. Catherin-ites embarked on the spiritually uplifting and intellectually stimulating journey known as the Interfaith Immersion Weekend. If you missed that opportunity, you are in luck! Still in conjunction with Amma Susan's sabbatical (and still subsidized by it), there will be a second Interfaith Immersion Weekend held Friday through Sunday, November 21 - 23.
Please look for further details coming in the Sunday bulletin and in future Wheel editions. If you know you are already interested in participating, please contact Pierce Hale now, pierce.d.halegmail.com.
By Alan Certain
From time to time, members of St Catherine’s would like to worship with us, but they have no transportation. Maybe the member is elderly and no longer able to drive. Maybe the member’s car is in the shop for a major repair. Maybe the member has a health issue that prevents driving for a while. Use your imagination to see possible needs.
The Calling and Caring Ministry is proposing a service to meet the transportation needs of members. “Driving members” will bring needful members to services and take them home after.
Here is how we envision this will work: About Wednesday or Thursday each week, every “Driving member” will receive an email describing any transportation needs for the upcoming week. (Service, person, address, special considerations) If you are able to meet a need, you will sign in to our “Care Calendar” web site and select the needs you can fill. On Saturday, if any needs are unfiled, every “Driving member” will receive one more email describing any unmet transportation needs for the Sunday ahead. All emails will be sent to every “Driving member;” no individual emails will be sent.
If you believe you might provide a ride as a "Driving member" when the conditions are right, send an email to St.Cats.Ridesgmail.com. You are only agreeing to receive emailed opportunities to serve. You will decide when and if you can fill a specific need. Detailed instructions will be available for volunteers who are not familiar with Care Calendar. It is very easy to use.
Yours in Christ,
By Joan Nixon
Reality U is a financial simulation opportunity offered to 9-10th grade youth in Cobb County Schools via Community in Schools (CIS). This is a fun way for these young people to "experience" what it's like to live in a world pulling at their purse strings—housing, transportation, child care, etc. and still have a few dollars in their wallet at the end of the month.
We need you to volunteer for one of these opportunities held periodically throughout the school year at various middle and high schools for a few hours, or all day if you can. It's really a simple job to learn (takes about 5 minutes) and it's really a lot of fun. The kids are hilarious!
Sessions coming soon are Pebblebrook High School 9/30, Cobb Performance Learning Center on Joyner Rd 10/15, Campbell High School 10/15, Marietta Performance Learning Center 10/31, Osborne High School 11/7, South Cobb High School 11/14, McCleskey Middle School 11/21, and Pine Mountain Middle School 1/23. Register to volunteer at www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0445a4ab23a0fd0-reality or look for a flyer posted around the church, or see Joan Nixon or Carol Fey. Thanks!
Thank you to everyone who worked so hard on this year's Habitat home, and to all who attended the dedication of the new Ogunbode House on September 7. The ceremony was a wonderful turnout and a true demonstration of what a community can do.
Photos by Bettye Harris and Tom Hunter
Eleanore Pearson and Diane Sanders, Co-Volunteer Coordinators for St. Catherine’s Family Promise, want to thank all of the wonderful volunteers who made our hosting week, September 7-14 such a success. We couldn’t have done it without the help of the many selfless individuals who gave of themselves to make a positive difference for others. We want to share this thank you note that was written by a 9 year old guest who was with us:
"One Family, One Promise, One Song" Concert success!
A post from Family Promise of Cobb County's Facebook page... "We heard choirs, pianists, organists, violinists, quartets, soloists, music ensembles; we heard kids and adults, we heard from our first two graduates, we heard from our Director, Camilla, and our President, Frederick. We laughed, we cried, we clapped our hands, we sang and we prayed!! We learned, and we loved (and then we ate !!) A huge THANK YOU goes out to Jennie Scott and her vision and her team of hard workers responsible for an amazing, inspiring evening that brought us all together as "One Family". Below - (l) President Frederick Massey (center) listens to Director Camilla Worden; (r) St. Catherine's Jubilate & friends rock the house!
Saturday, November 15
Our Outreach Ministry has scheduled a Day of Service for our parish on Saturday, November 15. We'll have a variety of opportunities to serve our community including "Books for Africa" in Smyrna, "Save it Forward" with Alive Ministries in Marietta, and more. Options will be available for adults and children, so watch for details and sign up coming soon.
Please welcome Peggy and Oscar Price to our Saint Catherine’s family! Oscar was born in New Orleans but he and his parents were from Covington, Louisiana. Peggy was born in Baltimore, Maryland and lived in Arkansas as well. Her family moved to Louisiana (for which Oscar says “Thank God”) where they met and married while attending Southeastern Louisiana University where Oscar received a Bachelor of Arts degree in social science and physics. He went on to earn a Master of Arts in personnel management from George Washington University in Washington D.C. and later a Master of Military Arts and Science from the U.S. Army’s Command and General Staff College at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
Peggy and Oscar enjoyed 29 years of military service in the Army and while in Germany Peggy continued her education at the branch of the University of Maryland there and later back in the USA at DeKalb Community College and Georgia State University.
Retiring from the Army, Oscar worked for 10 1/2 years in hospital personnel management and another 20 years as a tax practitioner, recognized as an IRS special enrolled agent. Peggy worked in custom draperies, was a real estate office manager, and also as the manager of a cemetery.
Peggy and Oscar had two sons, now deceased, and a daughter and moved to the Marietta area to be close to and to enjoy their large family. They have been blessed with seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren (soon to be seven)! They live close by at the Parc at Piedmont and enjoy the late service. They asked for name tags in February and have moved their membership to Saint Catherine’s. As always, make them welcome.
Photo by Bill Ivey
(Photos by Bill Ivey)
On September 7 we celebrated Amma Susan's return from her four-month sabbatical, at worship and then a celebratory brunch. We look forward to hearing even more about your experiences!
Church School year begins
Church School began for everyone on September 7. We commissioned all our Christian formation teachers, and our classrooms are filled! God has richly blessed us with many who are hungry for more knowledge about Him.
In our Parish Cycle of Ministries, we celebrate the life and work of these ministries in the upcoming weeks. Please read on to find out about each and consider if you’d like to become involved:
Dear St. Catherine’s Family,
I would like to thank everyone for their love, prayers, hugs, phone calls, kind words as well as the flowers from the altar when my brother Hoyt died. They all mean so much and help with the healing process.
Love & Blessings,
Dear St. Cat’s,
Thank you so much for all the support you have given me! I would not be the person I am today without you! I will miss St. Catherine’s, and hope I can find a new church just as wonderful!
On behalf of our family I would like to express my sincere appreciation for all of your prayers, get well wishes and hugs. Whether delivered in person, via e-mail, greeting cards or vicariously through me, they have all meant so much and really helped to lift Althea’s spirits during a difficult time.
Althea is slowly but surely returning to health. As you can imagine some days are better than others. There is still much healing that needs to take place but, I think that she can now see the light at the end of the tunnel.
Many of you have asked about meals, unfortunately Althea is still unable to eat solid foods. Once her throat has healed sufficiently, I will gladly pass along her status. Trust me apple sauce is starting to lose its appeal!
Again thank you so very much for your prayers!
If you have a name to be added to the Prayers please fill out the Opportunities For Ministry form in your bulletin, or contact the church office, 770-971-2839, stcatsstcatherines.org. Names will remain on the Prayer Chain list for one month unless indicated for a longer period.
FOR ALL MEMBERS OF THE ARMED SERVICES: Tom Blackstock; Josh England, Jennifer Buckalew’s cousin; Lucas Elgie, Emma Markette’s brother
FOR OUR NATION AND ITS LEADERS: Barack, our president, Nathan, our Governor, and members of Congress.
FOR THE SICK: Sarah Wayne Rice, Gail Everett, Alan, Kimberly Meyer & her grandfather, David Mace, Sr., Dave Banko, Lenny Campbell, Trish Stump, Carol Eskew, Paige Schlenker, David Gooder, Sue Jones, Kenneth Hartzfeld, Kathleen Aaron, Erwin Jung, Kerri Huitt, Melva & Billy Kittsell, Marc Krouse, Frank Durden, Mitch Mcbrayer, Talmadge Ayers, Amanda Braman, Dinah Harmon, Olivia Glenn, Payton Szpindor, Jeff Martin, Martha Bowden, Althea Dillard, Kevin Dickson, Lelli Rocha, Bill Lane, Andrew, Andrea & Aidan Preather, Elizabeth Darden, Susan Jenkins, Susie Ivey, Beverly Fambrough, Charlie Zimmerman, Angela, Valerie, Seth, Tony, Carol Leavell, Pat Negron, Julianne Steiner, Julie Brannock, Holly Griffin, Rosemary Wolfe, Pat Hazlin, Rick Venable, Marti Graham, Tara Nesbit, Nancy Burnaugh, Raymond Higgins, Kris Graper, Allen Jablonski, Reed, Catherine Ransdell, Carol Bowser, Bob Geer, Kristen Rayfield, Julie Johnson, Gail Cook, Melissa, Laurie Edwards & family, Bill Hutton
DECEASED: Pam Mullen, friend of Paul & Karen Manno; Elizabeth Stolen, John Brook’s niece; Brooke Edwards, daughter of Ellen Adams’ friend.
FOR THOSE CELEBRATING BIRTHDAYS: (9/20) Barbara Kallas, Eric DeLaBarre, Victoria Frank, Arrevia Pierce, (9/21) Jeffrey Tindall, Jay Hendricks, Logan Powell, (9/22) Kevin Thomas, (9/23) Jim Greene, Marshall Jones, Oscar Price, (9/24) Libby Rouleau, Lauren Tear, Matt Hutton, Rebeccah Devault, (9/25) Sonny Gillespie, Bette Hamilton, Vic Phillpotts, Charles Mace, (9/26) Mel Paris, (9/27) Susan Martin, Elizabeth Lee, Brenda Parker, (9/28) Maddock Jones, Justin Alexander, Eric Ragan, Art Gardner, (9/29) Peter Morich, Trenholm Fahy, James Owen, (9/30) Robbie Selby, Henry Gary, Bryce Pyburn, (10/1) Julia Denton, Nathan Tomchik, Nancy Perkins, Cole Nabinger, Richard Pearson, Sarah Clark, (10/2) Ansley Bayless, Sue Jones, David Yucius, (10/3) Andrew Benton, Isaac Hale
ANNIVERSARIES: (9/20) Ken & Linda Minzenberger; (9/21) David & Emilie McLaughlin; (9/25) Susan & Art Bayless; Ron & Connie Bergeron; Gary & Brenda Parker; Cam & Marti Graham; (9/30) Ed & Tracey Pitts; (10/2) Jim & Laurie Dirksen
FOR OUR PARISH CYCLE OF PRAYER: (9/21) Jim & Nancy Mattox; Al, Karen, Katherine & Paul Maxwell; Teri Mcevily, Connor & McCall Kimball; Will, Suzanne, Jacob & Bradley McGhee; Emilie & David McLaughlin; (9/28) Christina, Josh & Liana McLean; Martin & Katja Michael, Karoline & Michael Fendley; Daniel, Amy, Luke & Jett Mikkelsen; Bruce, Julie, Caroline, Eric & Rachel Miner; Kenneth, Linda & Dana Minzenberger
We love to recognize birthdays and wedding anniversaries for everyone in our parish! We have a year-round calendar to pray for these special dates, send birthday cards, and publish in our bulletin and newsletter. Would you like your birthday or anniversary included in our remembrances? Please send names and dates to us using the Opportunities For Ministry form in your bulletin, or contact the church office.
HELP US HELP YOU
Please let the church know when you or a loved one has a medical procedure, an illness, a life transition, or other special need. We are here to serve you. Please allow us the opportunity to share your experience and offer our support. Simply contact the church office at 770-971-2839. Thank you.
Hold These Future Dates:
Holy Baptism next scheduled dates
Sunday, November 2 (All Saints)
Two-Week Look Ahead
Below are the next two weeks of events and activities, correct as of publication date. For the entire up-to-the-minute parish calendar, go to Calendar.
By Youth Director Mike Peterson, 770-971-2839, Mikestcatherines.org
We will once again be participating in the annual “Walk the Road” event at Emmaus House this year on the afternoon of Sunday, September 28. Emmaus House is a mission of the Diocese of Atlanta that serves the residents of the Peoplestown neighborhood in an amazing variety of ways. This event is a fun chance to learn about the work that Emmaus House does, understand what life can be like for the residents of Peoplestown and the challenges they face, help out with a bit of service, connect with other groups from around the Diocese of Atlanta, and enjoy a delicious cook out. Cost for the event is $5 or 5 canned goods for Emmaus House’s food pantry and includes a t-shirt and cook-out dinner. We will meet at St. Catherine’s at 2:20 PM, head down to Emmaus House, enjoy the event, and return by 6:00 PM. Please email Mike no later than Wednesday, September 24 if you would like to come. You can find more information about Emmaus House and Walk the Road at www.emmaushouse.org.
Join the youth of St. Catherine’s for a great weekend of fun, fellowship, music, worship, ropes course, zip-lining, and other exciting activities at Earthshine Mountain Lodge in the beautiful mountains of North Carolina! Ask anyone who has been on either of our last two youth retreats to Earthshine and they will tell you it is an experience that you don’t want to miss! The registration deadline is Sunday, October 5. Space is limited, so sign up today!
What: St. Catherine’s Fall Youth Retreat
On Saturday, October 4 from 7-11:30 PM, we will be gathering at St. Catherine’s, heading to Cagle’s Family Farm Corn Maze in Canton, GA, hitting up the Marietta Diner for some late night dessert, then returning to St. Cat’s to call it a night. This event has been a LOT of fun the last few year and promises to be just as great this time around! ! Here are the details:
What: Evening trip to the Cagle’s Farm Corn Maze and Marietta Diner
If you plan on joining us for any of our various events, trips, or outings this year, then you will need to complete and turn in a 2014-2015 St. Catherine’s Youth Event Permission Form. This form will be kept on file for one year and must be completed and signed (a few times) by both the youth and their guardian. The form can be picked up in the Youth House, and can also be downloaded from our website at www.stcatherines.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Permission-Form-2014.docx.
If you are currently in 6th - 9th grade, then you can attend the next New Beginnings conference at Camp Mikell over the weekend of October 10-12. New Beginnings is a wonderful opportunity to have fun, grow in many ways, and make friends from all over the Diocese of Atlanta (which includes churches from all over northern Georgia) during a weekend that is filled with wonderful talks, skits, sharing, praying, singing, games, and lots of great food! A large portion of the weekend is led by teenagers like you! Ask any of us who have been before, and we’ll tell you that it’s an experience you won’t regret! Confidential scholarship is readily available by request to help with the cost of the weekend. For more information about New Beginnings, contact Mike or visit the Diocese of Atlanta’s New Beginnings website here. If you can’t make it this time, the good news is that New Beginnings takes place twice a year, so there will be another New Beginnings weekend Feb. 6-8, 2015.
If you are planning to attend New Beginnings, please let Mike know as soon as possible so that transportation to/from the weekend can be arranged for you!
-> New Beginnings Team Applications Available
If you would like to serve on team (the crew that runs the weekend) for the upcoming New Beginnings weekend, applications are due by midnight on September 28 and can be found here: https://public.serviceu.com/RegistrationForm/7603647-297039978/?OrgKey=7d7ed618-26bb-48b6-b8da-5273f3545433
Church School began September 7!
The Wheel is published two times per month on Fridays. All editions are in electronic form (HTML) posted on our newsletter page and distributed by email to all members subscribed to the "Parish Announcements" email list. Printed copies of each newsletter are available for pickup at church in the foyer, in the wall rack near the welcome table. We welcome contributions of articles and photos of interest to the parish. Articles are due Wednesday 2 days before the publication date, by midnight. Please submit articles via email (below) or to Editor Karen Manno's mailbox at church.
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Editor: Karen Manno
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