PARISH ANNOUNCEMENTS September 18, 5 p.m., in the All Saints parking lot. If you play a guitar please
bring it and help us celebrate the beginning of Fall Term. Cost is $5/adults, PARISH CALENDAR FOR THE WEEK OF AUGUST 7, 2011
SMALL CHILDREN UP TO AGE 6 ARE WELCOME
TO SIT UP FRONT IN THE SOFT SPACE. $15/families and FREE with your student I.D. Please invite your friends and Sunday 08/7 8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite I, Chapel
neighbors and we’ll see you there! 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite II, Sanctuary
PLEASE WEAR YOUR NAME TAG! It is an act of love and hospitality to 2:00 p.m. EL Writers, Library
others. If you need a name tag, please sign up on the clipboard under the SAVE THE DATE! CMSU FALL FEAST! Begins Friday, October 14, at 6 p.m., Monday 08/08 1:30 p.m. Staff Meeting, Library
name tags. Please wear your name tag to coffee hour too. in the undercroft. Tickets are $30/person. We are looking for desirable 3:00 p.m. String Group, Chapel
auction items for the silent auction as well so please consider donating fine 7:00 p.m. Prayer & Study, Library
collectables, cottage weekends/vacation rentals and other goods and services 7:30 p.m. AA, Lower level classroom
OUR NEW CURATE, ANDREW SHIROTA IS HERE! To celebrate the occasion,
for our special night. Great food, fun entertainment and all for a good cause. Tuesday 08/09 12:00 p.m. Debtors Anonymous, Lounge
the altar frontal is a traditional quilting pattern called “Around the World”,
Contact Chaplain Sarah at 517-648-3378 for info and buy your tickets. 12:15 p.m. Bible Study, Library
welcoming Andrew from Japan. 7:00 p.m. Cancer Support, Library
SUNDAY BIBLE STUDY will meet again in the Fall. 7:30 p.m. AA, Lower level classroom
DO YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS ABOUT ALL SAINTS? Want to ask 7:30 p.m. Ad Hominem, Sanctuary
a question? Look for your Vestry Coffee Hour Host each week at our Wednesday 08/10 7:30 p.m. Debtors Anonymous,
fellowship time after the 10 a.m. service. Each week a member of the vestry EAST LANSING WRITERS will meet today, at 2 p.m., in the library.
Lower level classroom
is present at coffee hour to meet new people, and answer any questions from Thursday 08/11 7:30 a.m. Morning Prayer, Chapel
parishioners about the life and work of the church. MOMS’ GROUP: We have a great group for expectant moms and moms with
6:00 p.m. Outreach, Library
children under the age of 4. Come and support each other on our journey
7:00 p.m. Stewardship Meeting, Lounge
HAVEN HOUSE: Please volunteer to take today's food donations to Haven through motherhood. We meet the 1st and 3rd Mondays from 6 - 7 p.m., in 7:30 p.m. ACOA, Library
House (two blocks from All Saints). Today's collection will be in the coat the Library. Child care is provided in the nursery. Everyone is welcome, so 8:00 p.m. AlAnon, Lower level classroom
closet at the rear of the church. Written directions are provided. invite your friends and family. Friday 08/12 3:00 p.m. String Group, Chapel
HOT? PICK UP A FAN! The ushers have paper fans that you can pick up and MONDAY NIGHT PRAYER AND STUDY GROUP: Join us to discuss "Amish
use during service if you are hot. Please return them to the ushers at the end Peace" by Suzanne Woods Fisher, on Mondays, at 7 p.m., in the Library. We
of the service. will be discussing Part 4 of the book on Aug 8 and Part 5 on Aug 15. The
group will not meet Aug 22 & 29, and Sept 5. Questions - call Barb Backus,
UNION MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH Invites you to join in a community- 351-0170.
wide discussion on health equity and social justice. Over the course of four
weeks, Wednesdays – August 3, 10, 17, 24, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m., we will view TUESDAY BIBLE STUDY GROUP meets at 12:15 in the library. This week's
episodes of a PBS award-winning series called UNNATURAL CAUSES that discussion will focus on Genesis 45:1-15. All are welcome!
explores causes and seeks solutions to America’s health crisis. We have
selected four stories as the focus for our discussions: In Sickness and In HAVEN HOUSE FOOD BANK FOR AUGUST: Canned tuna, mac & cheese, cold
Wealth – How does the distribution of power, wealth and resources shape cereal, hamburger/tuna helper and biscuit mix.
opportunities for health? When the Bough Breaks – Can racism become
embedded in the body and affect birth outcomes? Becoming American – PLEASE CONSIDER PLANTING MARIGOLDS in your gardens for the Day of the
Latino immigrants arrive healthy, so why don’t they stay that way? Not Just Dead altar. As long as there is not a hard frost beforehand, you just need to
a Paycheck – Why do layoffs take such a huge toll in Michigan but cause cut the flower heads off and bring them to decorate the altar. Otherwise, store
hardly a ripple in Sweden? Union Missionary Baptist Church, 500 S. MLK Jr the heads in your freezer until the day and bring them with you.
Blvd, Lansing. Call to register (485-7705) or send email to
email@example.com SHARE YOUR JOY WITH A GIFT OF ALTAR FLOWERS. If you would like to
give flowers in celebration, remembrance, or to enhance our worship, please
LIVING WITH CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: Meets Tuesday, August 9, at 7 write your name on the Flower Board at the back of the Narthex, fill-in a
p.m., in the Library. For anyone who has cancer, or who has had cancer in the Flower Fund envelope and enclose a check. Altar flowers are entirely funded
past, or who loves and cares for someone with cancer. through Flower Fund donations. The suggested donation of $55 covers the
cost of the flowers.
ALL SAINTS 3RD TUESDAY BREAKFAST: All are invited to the monthly
breakfast Tuesday, August 15, at 8 a.m., at Coral Gables Restaurant. CUSHIONS are available for those who need a soft buffer on the wood pews.
The seat cushions are stored over the piano in the cloak closet at the back of
RECTOR'S BIBLE STUDY: Join Pastor Kit on Tuesday, August 15, in the the sanctuary. Or come up front and try out cushioned chairs!
lounge, for a deep reading of a portion of Scripture. The August reading is on
Isaiah chapters 1-10, 38-39, and 40-49. CAN YOU HELP AT COFFEE HOUR? Please see one of the cheerful helpers
and let them know.
MESSENGER DEADLINE: The deadline for the September 2011 edition is
August 20. Send submissions to AllSaintsMessenger@gmail.com. BULLETIN ANNOUNCEMENTS - 75 words or less - are due to the Office by 4
p.m. on Tuesday. Office hours are Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
SAVE THE DATE! WELCOME BACK PIG ROAST: You are invited to the Third
Annual All Saints and Canterbury MSU Welcome Back Pig Roast! Sunday,