News from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church — Aug 31st

 

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Weekly News from

St. Paul’s
Episcopal Church

 

“I AM WHO I AM!”  Exodus 3:14

 

In This Issue

Sunday School

sunday school

 Corner
Team Leaders:
Dawn Hopper
Sharing the good news of God, will make a difference in the lives of the children.  Please consider donating your time to teach.  We are asking for a minimum commitment of 3 Sundays.  Please see the Sunday school team or Ed Hasse to help out.

Calendar
Sunday
September 3
9 AM – Holy Eucharist
Welcome Back Sunday
September 10
8 AM – Holy Eucharist
10 AM – Holy Eucharist
10 AM Sunday school breakfast
Wednesday
September 13
12 PM – Holy Eucharist
Friday
September 15
7 PM – YG Movie Night
Saturday
September 16
5 PM – Family Holy Eucharist
Sunday
September 17
8 AM – Holy Eucharist
10 AM – Holy Eucharist
11:30 AM – Acolyte Meeting
Wednesday
September 20
12 PM – Holy Eucharist
Sunday
September 24
8 AM – Holy Eucharist
10 AM – Holy Eucharist
11:30 AM – Layreader Meeting

CONTACT US!

E-mail

 

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Phone
Church Office
Flexible Summer Hours 
Tue – Thu
7:00am – 12:00pm

 

Please call or e-mail
before your visit.

 

ONGOING

ST. PAUL’S

FUNDRAISERS

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Amazon Fundraiser

Connect to Amazon through their link on the church website and do your regular shopping. Amazon will make a donation to St. Paul’s Church for each purchase done this way.

Click on the link below to go directly to the church shopping page.

St. Paul’s Shopping Page

Or go directly to Amazon through this link

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Gift Cards!

 

Scrip Program

 

includes gift cards for over 400 retailers.  Purchase your gift cards through this program and St. Paul’s church receives a rebate.  Please keep this in mind for all of your gift giving needs.  You may speak with Gene Malaterra or Beth Abrahamson to place your order.

 

 

Click here for the
on-line sign-up instructions.  Make sure you use enrollment code:  68927L8342L45.

 

 

Grocery Gift Cards can be purchased from Dell Ludwig.  These businesses make a 5% per dollar donation to St. Paul’s Church.  Thank You!

 

ACME
Kings
ShopRite
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Reminder
Vestry Notes and Financial report are posted each month on the bulletin board outside of the church office. 

Membership Information Form

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Attention Everyone!
When any of your contact or family information changes, please complete the Membership Information Form and submit it to the church office.  This will keep our parishioner database up to date.  Thank you.
 

Sunday, September 3rd
Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

 

9 AM Holy Eucharist
Celebrant:  The Rev. Edward M. Hasse, III
Sermon Title:  “I AM WHO I AM!”

Welcome Back Sunday!

welcome back
September 10th
8 am & 10 am Holy Eucharist
10 am Sunday School Registration
& Children’s Breakfast
Choir Returns
11:15 am Special Coffee Hour hosted by the Vestry, on the Rectory Deck!
Please join us as we begin the new year.

Tri-Boro Food Pantry

This month’s requests are:

 

snacks for lunch boxes
juice boxes
meals in a can

 

(Spagetti 0’s, Chef Boyardee ravioli)

 

tuna
sponges

 

 

 

Please leave your donations in the basket found in the narthex.  Thank you.

 

Check donations may be made payable to:  Tri-Boro Food Pantry, and mailed to 65 Pascack Road, Park Ridge.  They are open on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am-11am, phone #201-573-9083.

St. Paul’s Knitters & Crocheters

knitting
Season opener on Tuesday, September 12th at 7 p.m. in Ed’s office in the Education Building.
Newcomers always welcome. Come join us!

Youth Group Movie Night

movie night
Friday
September 15th
7pm
On the back lawn of the church.

Worship Committee Meetings

Sundays at 11:30am
9/17-Acolytes
9/24-Lay Readers/Chalice Bearers
10/8-Ushers
10/15-Altar Guild/Flower Committee

servers

Come learn about various ways to engage in worship in these ministries.  No obligation.  All meetings will be held in the Rector’s office.
All parishioners in 3rd grade and above, including adults, are welcome and encouraged to serve as an acolyte!

Diocese Listening Meetings

You are invited to attend the Listening Meetings to share your hopes and dreams for our Diocese and for the XI Bishop of Newark.
Meetings will be held in Bloomfield/Glen Ridge on 9/9 and in Maplewood on 9/13.

Vestry Meeting

megaphone
Wednesday
September 13th
7:30pm
In the Education building.

Confirmation April 2018

Confirmation
All parishioners in the 8th grade and above may be confirmed.
Please speak with Ed Hasse if you are interested.  Names need to be submitted by September 26th.  Confirmation classes will start soon.

Summer Worship Schedule

sunshine
There will be one Sunday service at 9am on September 3rd.
Wednesday Holy Eucharist will resume on 9/13.

Summer Acolytes

altar server girl
Acolytes will not be scheduled on 9/3 at the 9am service.  If you are present during this time it would be most greatly appreciated if you would assist in the service.  Thank you.

Pledge to St. Paul’s

fundraising
Please remember to keep your pledge current during the summer months.  The expenses of the Parish are on-going!  Thank you!

St. Paul’s has a Facebook page

We are trying to increase visits to our Facebook page by encouraging visits and posts.

 

Please look for “St. Paul’s Episcopal Church” in Facebook and share or like our events and posts.

 

If you are organizing a church or community event, please share to the St. Paul’s Facebook page.
Thank you.

 

Assistance Needed Please

Do you have an hour or 2 to spare?  From time-to-time fellow parishioners are in need of transportation to/from medical appointments, a meal, or just plain ol’ errand running.
If we can add you to our pastoral care volunteer list, please contact Shannon Iannotta at 201-925-2594 or siannotta@syncsort.com.

Memorial Garden
Information about the Memorial Garden can be found in the links below.  Paper copies are in the narthex.

 

November 2016:  Memorial Garden Letter

Sunday Altar Flowers

The cost of two vases for altar flowers has increased to $50 per Sunday.  Please sign-up on the sheet in the rear of the church.  Designate which Sunday you would like to have flowers offered and what occasion you are commemorating.  Please also consider splitting the cost for a particular Sunday with another parishioner.  Then you can designate the dedication or memorial for each family listed in the bulletin that week.

Amazon & Gift Cards Fundraisers

 

 

Please support the Amazon and Great Lakes Gift Card fundraisers.  Both can be used year round for all your shopping needs.  Speak with Gene Malaterra or Beth Abrahamson with any questions or to place a gift card order.  See links below for more info.

Amazon for St. Paul’s

 

 

 

Sign-up & Pay                        Order Form

 

Enrollment code:  68927L8342L45

Grocery Gift Cards

 

Please purchase grocery gift cards for ACME, Kings & ShopRite.  They can be purchased from Dell Ludwig.  These businesses make a 5% per dollar donation to St. Paul’s Church.  Thank You! 

 

 

Assisting in our Worship
Sunday, September 3rd
9am Lay Readers

 

Ginny Bartlett
Tweeter Moran
Elaine Hinsch
Ushers
Jim Rahal
Henry Henninger
Paul Saraceni
Nigel Simpson
Altar Guild
Bob Brennan
Ann Hirsch
Shannon Iannotta
Flowers
Clyna Shaw
Coffee Hour

 

The Hopper family
Memorials
Flowers:
Bread:
Wine:  The Piatt family

 

Hymns for Sunday, September 3rd

 

Opening Hymn
#401:  “The God of Abraham Praise

 

Gradual Hymn
#707:  “Take my life”
 
Offertory Hymn
#513:  “Like the murmur of the dove’s song”
 
Closing Hymn

#450:  “All hail the power of Jesus”

 

 Assisting in our Worship
Sunday, September 10th
 
8am Lay Reader

 

Gene Muller
10 Lay Readers
Ree Hopper
Bob Bogert
Rick Farraj
Acolytes
Charlie Looes
Mary Looes
Ushers
Bruce Hackett
Joe Solis
Altar Guild
Adelaide Bortey
Claudia Gibbs
Laura Gasnick
Flowers
Beth Abrahamson
 
Coffee Hour

 

Vestry
 
Memorials
Flowers:  The Nicolosi family, The Waldt family
     
Bread:  
 
Wine:  The Piatt family

 

PLEASE BE CAREFUL THAT YOU ARE LOOKING AT THE CORRECT DATE OF SERVICE.  THIS LIST IS FOR NEXT SUNDAY, OVER A WEEK AWAY.

 

 

 

St. Paul’s Nursery School

 

Registration for September 2017
has begun

 

3 Day Morning Sessions

(9 am – 12 noon ~ 3 Years Old)

Children must be 3 by 2/1/18

 

5 Day Morning Sessions

(9 am – 12 noon ~ 4 Years Old)

Children must be 4 by 10/1/17

 

Extended hours are available

before and after school.

 

For a personal tour or for more information,

 

please call 201-391-3860.

If you are interested in working as a

Substitute Assistant Teacher,

please speak with Melissa Hasse.

 

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