“FOR ALL THE SAINTS” — APRIL 2013
Special Liturgies and Events
EASTER GROUNDWORK SERIES
“Followers of the Way”: Faith as a Way of Life
A continuation of the Lenten series Wednesday evenings from 10 April to 15 May, 7 – 8:15 p.m.
– Discussions based on the Gospel reading for the coming Sunday, led by parish clergy and laity.
– If you can come early: Mass at 6 p.m. followed by bag supper at 6:30.
FAREWELL TO THE REV. ELIZABETH J. WELCH
Sunday, 21 April with Elizabeth presiding and preaching
Elizabeth is retiring as the Spiritual Care Coordinator of the Sojourn Chaplaincy at San Francisco General Hospital in order to begin graduate studies in biomedical ethics at McGill University in Montréal. A member of All Saints’ since 2003, Elizabeth became a volunteer Pastoral Associate in 2008 when she was ordained a Deacon and then a Priest.
Come celebrate Elizabeth’s ministry with us and wish her Godspeed on her new ministry in Montréal!
Holy Baptism of Joseph Omar St. Martin Sunday, 28 April
Born on Sunday, 24 March to Seth and Susan St. Martin, Joseph will be baptized at the 10 a.m. Mass, with the Rector presiding and preaching.
FEAST DAYS IN MAY
- ASCENSION DAY Thursday, 9 May, Mass at 6 p.m.
- DAY OF PENTECOST Sunday, 19 May, Mass at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
- TRINITY SUNDAY Sunday, 26 May, Mass 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
THE VISITATION Friday, 31 May, Mass at 6 p.m.
- SUNDAY MASSES at 8 a.m. and 10 a.m.
- CHOIR REHEARSAL Sundays at 9 a.m. and Thursdays at 7 p.m.
- “GODLY PLAY” CHILDREN’S PROGRAM As announced
- OFFICE HOURS Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday, 1 p.m.—5 p.m.
- WEEKDAY MASSES Monday through Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Lady Chapel; Evening Prayer on Fridays.
- RECTOR’S DAY OFF Friday
- SATURDAY NEIGHBORHOOD BRUNCH PROGRAM 10:30 a.m. in the Parish Hall, Sponsored by the Haight Community Services Committee
- VESTRY MEETING Monday, 8 April at 7 p.m.
- ELDER CARE MINISTRY Sunday, 28 April at 2 p.m. at the Grove Street Extended Care & Living Home.
- BUILDING AND GROUNDS COMMITTEE As announced
ALL SAINTS’ EPISCOPAL CHURCH
1350 Waller Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
ALL SAINTS’ MISSION STATEMENT
All Saints’ is a progressive Episcopal church in the Anglo-Catholic tradition. In the name of Jesus, we strive to build a spiritual home rich in worship, parish life, and community service in gratitude for the fullness of God’s love. Please join us in our prayer and work:
Sustain us, O God, in your Holy Spirit. Give us an inquiring and discerning heart, the courage to will and persevere, a spirit to know and to love you, and the gift of joy and wonder in all your works. Amen.