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All Saints Episcopal Church

4033 SE Woodstock Blvd.
Portland, OR 97202
(503) 777-3829

www.allsaintspdx.org

The Rev. Dr. Robert Williams, Interim Rector
Laurie McDowell, Senior Warden
The Rev. Kathleen Borsch, Deacon
Dr. James Denman, Director of Music
Cristina Breshears, Administrative Assistant

 
Almighty God, the fountain of all wisdom, you know our necessities before we ask and our ignorance in asking: Have compassion on our weakness, and mercifully give us those things which for our unworthiness we dare not, and for our blindness we cannot ask; through the worthiness of your Son Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.
Summer Adult Forum
 
Please join us for an informal Gospel-based conversation in the Guild Room continuing this Sunday July 22, from 9:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m.
Thanks to these great helpers! 
 
David Miller
- grass mowing 
Nancy Carr - watering & weeding beds
Matt Johnston - replacing light bulbs in sanctuary 
Steve McDowell - cutting back & removing all spouts from trees on right of way
Ejy Agum - fixing the service bell
Jim Soland - repairing a down spout
William Johnston - weeding, mulching, & putting edging on the fern bed
Nancy Carr - donating a much needed edger  

Thanks!   
Judy Clark, Junior Warden
                                       
Our new tenants have completed their move to our upstairs space!

The Johnson Creek Watershed Council was established in 1995 by community members committed to restoring Johnson Creek, a vibrant creek with many challenges. Their mission is to promote restoration and stewardship of a healthy Johnson Creek Watershed through sound science and community engagement. 

If you see the folks from Johnson Creek Watershed Council, please welcome them to All Saints!

Woodstock Farmer's Market SNAP Matching Program 

The Market is in full swing! Help everyone enjoy fresh foods by supporting the SNAP matching program. The Woodstock Farmers Market has set a goal to raise $7,500 to fund their SNAP Matching Program during the 2018 season. Without donations, the program cannot continue to provide assistance to ensure everyone has access to fresh and local produce from local farms right here in Oregon. The Market has been offering SNAP matching since 2012, helping an average of 40 low income households every week! You can donate at the market, onlineThe Woodstock Farmer's Market is open every Sunday now through October 28th from 10AM-2PM

A word from your deacon ...

We are gratefully accepting small hygiene products and other useful items year-round. Please drop these off with Dn. Kathleen.  Feel free to ask me about current needs!

Thank you.
~ Dn. Kathleen
A Prayer for Special Guidance
Almighty Lord, source of all knowledge and loving kindness, bring your grace upon the  All Saint’s Search Committee as we discern the needs of our parish in finding a new priest to serve as our Spiritual guide. Give us ears to hear, open hearts to feel, and clarity of vision so we might see your light. Shine your light upon us and grant us courage to move forward for your Honor and Glory. Let us all work together in your spirit of love for all who make up our All Saints’ community. We ask this For His Sake, our Lord and Saviour, Jesus Christ. Amen
 
Written By Nancy Patrick & Miriam Lain,
Daughters of the King
Thursday, July 19
9:00 a.m. Over the Hill Gang
7:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies


Friday, July 20
11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed Ministry & Book Nook
6:30 p.m. After Dark Cookies


Saturday, July 21
11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed & Book Nook
11:30 a.m. Hot Meals Ministry

6:45 p.m. After Dark Cookies
7:00 p.m. Anonymous Group


Sunday, July 22
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite I 
9:30 a.m. Adult Forum
10:15 a.m. Holy  Eucharist, Rite II ~ Youth

5:30 p.m. After Dark Cookies 


Monday,  July 23
10:00 a.m. Beginning Tai Chi
11:00 a.m. Tai Chi
7:30 p.m. I Chuan


Tuesday, July 24
5:00 p.m. Banners
6:30 p.m. AA


Wednesday, July 25
7:00 p.m. I Chuan

Thursday, July 26
9:00 a.m. Over the Hill Gang
7:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies
Parish Cycle of Prayer
Becky & Felix Sanchez, Cassandra, Alexandra; Warren & Jen Schafer; David Shochat; Jim & Sara Soland, Grady, Ainsley; Bill Stewart; Pat Ten Broeke; Francine Titherington.

Special needs, immediate concerns
Lisa Alan;  Laura Axon, Henry and Charlie; Marjorie Ashcraft; Steve Heleba; Hobe Kytr (John Keiter's brother); Laurie McDowell; Guy Van Ortwick; Willie & Echo Wayman (friends of Susan Hanks); Kip (Mikki Wooldridge's grandson-in-law).

Repose of the soul
Daniel Lee Cook (Laura Axon's father).
Ministry Schedule July 22, 2018
The Ninth Sunday after Pentecost —Year B

 
Rev. Dr. Robert Williams Celebrant & Preacher Rev. Dr. Robert Williams
Rev. Dn. Kathleen Borsch Deacon Rev. Dn. Kathleen Borsch
  Music Director & Organist Dr. James Denman
Nancy Janecek Worship Leader Noah Kilian
Bettie Meeker; Larry Chalew-Fuller Lectors Noah Kilian; Laurie McDowell
Nancy Janecek Intercessor Rev. Dn. Kathleen Borsch
Nancy Janecek Eucharistic Ministers Noah Kilian; Elijah Kilian
Peter & Esther Muiruri Ushers Pat Roach; Barbara White
Peter & Esther Muiruri Greeters Youth
Mikki Wooldridge Coffee Hour Hosts Steve Heleba; Nancy Patrick
 
Lessons Appointed for The Ninth Sunday after Pentecost:

Jeremiah 23:1-6
Psalm 23 
Ephesians 2:11-22
Mark 6:30-34, 53-56

You can find all the readings here:
 
View the Church Calendar here

Printed calendars are updated weekly and available
in the narthex - please take one - thank you!

Printed copies of sermons are available for use during the Sunday service.  Please find them on the table in the narthex.


Office Hours:
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

 
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