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All Saints Episcopal Church

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

The Rev. Laura C. Truby, Rector
The Rev. Kathleen Borsch, Deacon
Dr. James Denman, Director of Music
Grant, we beseech thee, merciful God, that thy Church, being gathered together in unity by thy Holy Spirit, may manifest thy power among all peoples, to the glory of thy Name; through Jesus Christ our Lord,
who liveth and reigneth with thee and the same Spirit, one God, world without end. Amen.
BCP 181
Memorial service for Don McClave
Saturday, August 27 at 4:00 p.m.
All Saints Episcopal Church
May his soul and all the souls of the departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. 
Rev. Laura Truby+

All Saints Annual Parish Picnic
Sunday, August 28, 2016
One service at 10:15 a.m.
Picnic from 12 – 3:30

Free Burgers and Hot Dogs with the fixin’s

Games for all ages


Class will not meet again until October 5th.
We welcome you to join us join then
as we learn a new kind of weaving.
If you are interested, please contact
Susan Hanks at
Attention all ladies! Daughter's of the King invites you to a short "Quiet Day" on September 1, 2016. This will start with communion in the Chapel, followed by the installation of DOK's new Chaplain and Officers. We will then begin our quiet time focusing on Forgiveness. A lunch will be provided at Noon. This event starts at 10 a.m. and ends at 1:00 pm. A sign-up sheet is posted on the DOK bulletin board in the parish hall. Looking forward to sharing this wonderful event with you.
Thanks for keeping your pledges
current during the summer months.
Bills do not take a vacation.
 Five Key Vestry Norms for Working Together
We stay focused on the issue at hand.
We are willing to negotiate and compromise.
We are able to take action without reaching full agreement.
We respect and invite differences of opinion.
We practice humility and charity.
Calendar Updates?
Please remember to give any changes
or postponements of scheduled meetings
or events to Irene in the Church Office
( so that she can update
the calendar on a weekly basis.
Thank you!
Parish Cycle of Prayer
Joanne Osborn; Tami Perkins; Mildred Petersen; Lucille Pierce; Liz Powers & Sam Robertson; Mark & Reta Price; Pat Roach.

Special needs, immediate concerns: 
Darek Jenkins; Bill Stewart, Randy Perkins; Jim Titherington; Sue Hiscoe; Miriam Lain; Chris & Andrew McClave; Warren Schafer; Lynette Teel.

Repose of the Soul
Don McClave.
Friday, August 19
11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed Thrift Sho
3:00 p.m. NW Oboe Seminar

8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies

Saturday, August 20

9:00 a.m. NW Oboe Seminar
11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed Thrift Shop
11:30 a.m. Hot Meals

7:00 p.m. NA
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookes

Sunday, August 21
8:00 a.m. Morning Prayer, Rite I
10:15 a.m. Morning Prayer, Rite Ii
11:45 a.m. Parish Life Comm.

Monday, August 22
11:00 a.m. Tai Chi Practice

Tuesday, August 23

5:00 p.m. Banners
6:30 p.m. AA

Wednesday, August 24
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies

Thursday, August 25

8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies



Ministry Schedule
Ministry Schedule for Sunday, August 21st:
8:00 a.m. Morning Prayer, Rite I

LECTORS: Jen Schafer, Mary Camman
USHER: Peter Muiruri
GREETERS: Peter & Esther Muiruri
COFFEE HOUR: Mikki Wooldridge 

10:15 a.m. Morning Prayer, Rite II
LECTORS: Nancy Patrick, Miriam Kilian
INTERCESSOR: Johanna Burgess
Warren Schafer

USHERS: Mary Earl, Laurie McDowell
Greeter: Barbara White
COFFEE HOUR: Jude Leahy, Nancy Patrick
Lessons Appointed for Proper 16, Year C
Isaiah 58:9b-14
Psalm 103:1-8
Hebrews 12:18-29
Luke 13:10-17

You can find the readings here (alternate version):
News from the Diocese of Oregon
The Bridge: a groundbreaking international exhibit at Trinity Cathedral

This summer Trinity Episcopal Cathedral is hosting a ground-breaking exhibition of 47 premier Arab, Persian and Jewish contemporary artists from 15 countries of Muslim, Christian and Jewish traditions. The Bridge, exploring the theme of what “bridges” us to each other, as well as what they hold in common across their religions and cultures, will be on view July 10 through August 21 at the Cathedral. Admission to the exhibit is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

For more info click here:
Province VIII ECW Meeting & Retreat
August 26 @ 4 pm - August 28 @ 12 Noon

The diocesan ECW Board members invite you to join women from throughout Province VIII to their Annual Meeting, this year held at Menucha Conference Center, Corbett OR from August 26th to 28th. All women of the diocese are welcome: those who are interested in the various women’s ministries of the Episcopal Church, and those who would like a weekend retreat with a dynamic program. Our retreat leader is the Rev. Mary Janda, Diocese of Utah, who served as chaplain to the 2016 ECW Triennial Meeting in Salt Lake City. Mary+ will speak on Women of Three Faiths: Christianity, Judaism, and Islam.

For more info or to register, click here:

Men’s and Women’s Cursillo Weekend

September 15 @ 6:00 pm - September 18 @ 4:00 pm

A Cursillo Weekend for both women and men will be held Thursday evening,
Sept. 15 through Sunday afternoon, Sept. 18, 2016, at the beautiful Molalla Retreat site outside Molalla. A Cursillo Weekend is a time of experiencing God’s love and a deep sense of community, with much prayer, laughter, singing, talking, sharing, and eating.
Equipping the Preachers
September 23, 3 p.m. - September 24, 2 p.m.

"Join us for this fall leadership event in which we will consider excellence in preaching in the Diocese of Oregon.  Topics include the challenges of preaching Lectionary Year A and the Gospel of Matthew as well as investigating Multi-Generational preaching and the use of props for the most effective proclamation of God’s Word.  Clergy are expected to attend and Lay Preachers are invited and welcome to attend."

For more info click here:
Conflict Transformation Skills for Churches
October 1 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

"The Conflict Resolution Skills for Churches workshop teaches some basic skills that will help participants manage conflicts within their congregations in a healthier manner.
The goal of the workshop is prevention. We want participants to gain the understanding and the skills needed to prevent destructive conflicts. We also want participants to see how church conflict can be transformed into an opportunity to learn something new about God’s will for their church."

For more info click 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, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m.
Tuesday - Thursday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
The purpose of All Saints is to celebrate God's love,
to seek and serve Christ in all persons,
and to go forth into the world,
rejoicing in the power of the Spirit.
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