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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
The Parable of the Good Samaritan: Luke 10:29-37
O Lord, we beseech thee mercifully to receive the prayers of thy people who call upon thee,
and grant that they may both perceive and know what things they ought to do, and also may have grace and power faithfully to fulfill the same; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who liveth and reigneth with thee
and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for eve
r. BCP 179

Ten Prayer Books, given by Steve and Sue Hiscoe, will be dedicated and set apart for the service of Christ's holy Church this Sunday, July 10th
They are given in memory of:
Dolores V. Aley, Herbert T. Aley, Donald O. Driggs, Texas L. Driggs,
Elizabeth A. Herr, Benjamin L. Hiscoe, Olive F. Hiscoe,
William C. Hiscoe, Sr., Captain Henry A. Lee, and G. Irma Lee
"We bless your Name, O Lord, because it has pleased you to enable your servants, Steve and Sue, to offer these gifts for your worship.
Remember them for good, and grant that all who benefit from these gifts may show their thankfulness to you by using them in accordance with your will; through Jesus Christ our Lord.  Amen."
Clergy & Staff Vacations
Mother Laura will be on vacation from Monday, July 11 through July 22nd, returning for Sunday, July 24. Jim Denman will also be on vacation from July 10 through July 24 and will be back on the bench on July 31st.

Next Sunday, July 17
Celebrant: Rev. John Scannell
Preacher: The Rt. Rev. Bob Ladehoff, Retired Bishop of Oregon
Organist: Jerry Meter

 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.
The position of Clerk of the Vestry is open.
If you are interested in exploring that position
please speak to Mother Laura or to Laurie McDowell.

Items needed for Yard Sale

Saturday, July 16 at All Saints

The Mustard Seed is having a Lawn Sale on Saturday, July 16th from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This is a good opportunity to bring unused items from your homes and to help our church. This sale takes the place of our participation in the Eastmoreland Garage Sale. Please bring items to the Mustard Seed on Fridays and Saturdays or leave them in the Mustard Seed library.

Thank you!
Kathy Martin
Coffee Hour Help Needed
Donna Woodruff is the new coffee hour coordinator!
She needs someone for the 5th Sundays to work with Laurie McDowell.
Being a coffee hour helper is easy and not just for ladies!
Call Donna at 503-655-2009 if you are able to help.
We continue to meet on Wednesdays at 10:00 a.m. You are welcome to join us in learning one of the most versatile, basic techniques of basket-making. If you are not on Susan's email list, please contact her at She will be sending out notices in the event that a class has to be canceled.
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
Beverly Jackson; Nancy Janecek; Jann Jasperse, Bella; Darek Jenkins; Matthew Johnston & Dawn Odell, Alex, William; Ron & Shirley Jones.

Special needs, immediate concerns: 
Darek Jenkins; Bill Stewart, Don McClave, Randy Perkins; Jim Titherington; Sue Hiscoe; Mary Meyers & Family; Miriam Lain; Micky Keiter; Chris & Andrew McClave.

Repose of the Soul
Paul Meyers; Don McClave.
Friday, July 8
11:00 a.m. Mustard Seed Thrift Shop
6:00 p.m. NA

8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookes

Saturday, July 9

11:30 a.m. Hot Meals
7:00 p.m. NA
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookes

Sunday, July 10
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite I

Monday, July 11
Music Director at NPM Convention
Rector on Vacation
10:00 a.m. Tai Chi Instruction
11:00 a.m. Tai Chi Practice

Tuesday, July 12
Rector on Vacation

Music Director at NPM Convention
5:00 p.m. Banners
6:30 p.m. AA

Wednesday, July 13
Music Director at NPM Convention
Rector on Vacation
10:00 a.m. Basket-Weaving
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies

Thursday, July 14
Music Director at NPM Convention

Rector on Vacation
8:00 p.m. After Dark Cookies

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C

Ministry Schedule
Ministry Schedule for Sunday, July 10th:
8:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite I
Worship Leader:  Nancy Janecek

Lectors: Esther Muiruri, Jan Schafer

Intercessor:  Nancy Janecek
Usher:  Peter Muiruri
Greeters: Peter & Esther Muiruri 

10:15 a.m. Holy Eucharist, Rite II
Worship Leader: Larry Chalew-Fuller
Lectors: Larry Chalew-Fuller, Susan Hanks
Intercessor: Rev. Dn. Kathleen Borsch
Eucharistic Ministers; Larry Chalew-Fuller, Sara Zito

Acolytes: Elijah Kilian, Noah Kilian 
Ushers: Bill & Jocelyn Cox
Greeters: Christine McClave??
Coffee Hour: Amelia Brooks, Patricia Kugler
Lessons Appointed for the  Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, Year C, Proper 10
Deuteronomy 30:9-14
Psalm 25:1-9
Colossians 1:1-14
Luke 10:25-37

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:

Core Training Retreat

August 5 @ 4:30 pm - August 7 @ 6:00 pm at Trinity Cathedral
"The most comprehensive training on Godly Play practices and theology,
Core Training is the recommended training for every adult leading Godly Play sessions,
for administrators, and for clergy. Over the course of three days,
participants experience all aspects of the Godly Play method and begin to
become fluent in the Godly Play core stories and fundamental practices."

Learn more 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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