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Holyrood Episcopal Church
715 West 179th Street
New York, NY 10033
The Fort Washington Collegiate Church Consistory will meet tomorrow, Monday, May 20 at 6:00 PM at Holyrood Church. Food will be available at 5:30 PM for those arriving directly from work or other commitments.
GOD TALK BIBLE STUDY
God Talk, our conversation-based Bible Study led by Reverend Morris, will meet Tuesday, May 21 at 7:00 PM in Conference Room 1. God Talk takes place on the first and third Tuesday of every month. Food will be available at 6:30 PM.
ADULT EDUCATION: TELLING OUR STORIES: THE SHACK (By William P. Young)
Join us next Sunday, May 26, for our last Adult Education seminar of this program year as we end with the exploration of an incredible piece of fiction that can help us delve into how our personal journey shapes our vision for the reign of God in the here and now. The class meets at 9:30-10:30 AM in Conference Room 1, and is led by Reverend Dr. Parrish.
THE YOUTH SAY THANK YOU!
Thank you to all those who donated so that every youth that was able can attend our end of the Year Retreat in Los Angeles, California scheduled for July 1-5. It is said that there are some angels that walk among us in human form – to all who donated and wanted to donate – we just want you to know that we can see your wings. Thanks so much!
REQUEST FOR FOOD PANTRY DONATIONS
The Food Pantry of the Fort Washington Church is extremely important to the Fort Washington Community and provides much needed food to individuals and families who otherwise would go without. At the current moment our food pantry is extremely low. Throughout the month of June we will have baskets located at the exits. We are requesting donations to restock our pantry. Please see the contact the office for details.
CONGREGATIONAL CARE PHONE-A-THON
The Congregational Care Ministry Team will have it last meeting on June 9th, 12:15-1:30PM. During this time we will also have our "Congregational Ministry Team Phone-A-Thon" to reach out to members of the congregation who for various reasons have not been able to attend service. For more information please see Devora Jones, Chair of Congregational Ministry Team, or Reverend Miller.
ORGAN DONOR DRIVE
We are launching an organ registration drive to support our beloved and longtime church family member, Margarita Allen, who is in need of a kidney donation. If you would like more information please see Reverend Miller.
¡SIGUE EL ESTUDIO DE LA BIBLIA EN ESPAÑOL!
El grupo de Estudio de la Biblia en español comienza a las 9:30 de la mañana cada Domingo. El grupo se reúne cada semana en el primer salón del segundo piso, leyendo y compartiendo la Palabra de Dios en el idioma español. Los recién llegados son siempre bienvenidos/as. Favor de hablar con la líder de la discusión, Violeta Proano, para más información.
Under the direction of Chris Whittaker, our Assistant Director of Music, our children gather together each Sunday morning from 10:00 – 10: 30 in the gym and work on learning music they love to sing. Newcomers welcome!