Wednesday, October 9, 2019

St. Martin's - St. Francis Feast Day

October 6, 2019

The Feast Day of St. Francis of Assisi

Saint Francis of Assisi abandoned a life of luxury for a life devoted to Christianity after reportedly hearing the voice of God, who commanded him to rebuild the Christian church and live in poverty. He is the patron saint of animals and the environment.

The Following Activities Happened this Morning:

Adult Forum - With Monica and Rick Callaway

Making Sandwiches for Emmaus House - Sunday School  Class

Blessing of the Pets - 10:30AM Eucharist

Welcoming The Rev. Canon Rick Callaway as the new Interim Associate Rector

Adult Forum

Our new Interim Associate Rector, the Rev. Canon Richard (Rick) H. Callaway, will serve as celebrant at all three services on Sunday, Oct. 6, as he begins his part-time (three days/week) tenure.

Welcome him as also shares alongside our rector during a clergy forum in Gable Hall at 9:30 a.m. Sunday morning.

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Making Sandwiches for Emmaus House

Members from St. Martin's Sunday School spent the hour before the 10:30 AM service making sandwiches for Emmaus House to be used for events and lunches, and other activities

For more information about Emmaus House, please visit their website:

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and of course...

The Blessing of the Pets

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Photos from 10:30 Eucharist

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Click here to see all the photos of members of the Congregation greeting Rick Callaway as they are leaving the church.


Video Slideshow

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