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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
Lord of all power and might, who art the author and giver of all good things: Graft in our hearts the love of thy Name; 
increase in us true religion; nourish us with all goodness; and bring forth in us the fruit of good works; through Jesus 
Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.
BCP 181
Memorial Service for Don McClave

Saturday, August 27 at 4:00 p.m. at All Saints Episcopal Church
Reception will follow in the Parish Hall.
May his soul and all the souls of the departed, through the mercy of God, rest in peace. 
Rev. Laura Truby+
Good evening, friends,
This Saturday, August 27th, is the youth's time to serve Hot Meals. We will need help from about 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. If youth are available during any of that time their help would be greatly appreciated.
Best wishes,
Noah Kilian

All Saints Annual Parish Picnic
This Sunday, August 28, 2016
One service only at 10:15 a.m.
Picnic from 12 Noon – 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
Daughter's of the King "Quiet Day" 
September 1, 2016, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m
Communion in the Chapel.
Installation of DOK's new Chaplain and Officers. 
Quiet time focusing on Forgiveness. 
Lunch provided at Noon.

There is a sign-up sheet posted on the DOK bulletin board in the parish hall. 


Sunday School Begins & Ice Cream Social

All Saints Chancel Choir Sings

Youth Group Start UP - 4 p.m.

The Non Event Fundraiser will close this Sunday. Please make your gift to help us reach our goal of $3700. Remember if each person gave $37, we would easily reach our goal, though we are happy to accept a gift of any size. Gratefully, your Finance Committee.
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
Elaine Rowzee; Warren & Jen Schafer; Diane Scott, Colin: Jim & Sara Soland, Grady, Ainsley; Arron & Molly Starr, Grace, Wyatt, Jett, Skeet.

Special needs, immediate concerns: 
Darek Jenkins; Jim Titherington; Miriam Lain; Chris & Andrew McClave; Lynette Teel; Timothy Patrick; Langston Banfield.

Repose of the Soul
Don McClave.
Friday, August 26
11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed Thrift Shop
6:00 p.m. NA
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies

Saturday, August 27

11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed Thrift Shop
11:30 a.m. Hot Meals

4:00 p.m. Don McClave Memorial
7:00 p.m. NA
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies

Sunday, August 28
10:15 a.m. Outdoor Service - Holy Eucharist, Rite II
(One Service Only)
11:45 a.m. Shawl Ministry
12:00 p.m. Parish Picnic

Monday, August 29
11:00 a.m. Tai Chi Practice

Tuesday, August 30

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

Thursday, September 1
10:00 a.m. DOK Quiet Day

7:00 p.m. Portland Wheelman



Ministry Schedule
Ministry Schedule for Sunday, August 28th:
10:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite II

LECTORS: Ben Lain, William Johnston
INTERCESSOR: Miriam Kilian
EUCHARISTIC MINISTERS: Noah Kilian, Kathy Martin
ACOLYTES: Simon Lain, Noah Kilian
USHERS: Nancy Patrick, Steve Heleba
Greeters: Youth
COFFEE HOUR: Pat Roach, Barbara White
Lessons Appointed for Proper 17, Year C
Proverbs 25:6-7
Psalm 112
Hebrews 13:1-8, 15-16
Luke 14:1, 7-14

You can find the readings here (alternate version):
News from the Diocese of Oregon
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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