Acts of the Apostles – 05/30/2021

Week of May 30, 2021

This Sunday

Trinity Sunday
10AM Holy Eucharist, Rite II
Limited to 50 in-person attendees
Social distancing and masks required – Sign Up
Watch the broadcast on our YouTube channel
Service Material can be found on our website

Scripture readings
Isaiah 6:1-8
Psalm 29
Romans 8:12-17
John 3:1-17

A Note from the Rector

…will return next week


You can view our live-stream on our YouTube channel.  
A link to this video will be posted to Facebook.
To attend in person, please sign up to reserve your spot.

Sunday, May 30, 2021 – Trinity Sunday
Holy Eucharist, Rite II with Prayers of Spiritual Communion 10AM
Live-streamed, In-person attendance limited to 50
The Rev. James Stambaugh, celebrant & preacher

Sunday, June 6, 2021 – 2nd Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 5 
Holy Eucharist, Rite II with Prayers of Spiritual Communion 10AM
Live-streamed, No in-person attendance limits
The Rev. James Stambaugh, celebrant & preacher

Weekday Meetings

Zoom Compline is held every night at 7:30PM
A brief time of prayer and checking in with other members of CHA
“Zoom Compline has been really helped me through this difficult time.  It’s such a great way to close the day.” – CHA Member
Follow this link to join:
or call into the meeting toll-free 1-888-475-4499 
Callers will be promoted to enter this meeting ID: 233 415 613
and passcode: love

Zoom Bible Study is held every Thursday at 11AM
We are doing a combined study of the Books of Daniel and Revelation. Please join us as we discover a new view on the never-changing promises of God. No previous experience required.
Follow this link to join:
or call 1-888-475-4499 US Toll-free
You will be prompted to enter this meeting ID: 788 355 291
and passcode: love

*note: the passcode for all CHA Zoom meetings is “love”


Painting with Goats:

The Philly Goat Project is holding a fundraiser at Holy Apostles on
Saturday, May 29, from 2-4pm

Come and paint a picture with the goats, buy some Philly Goat Project stuff (t-shirts, hats, etc.), and consider giving to the people that brought a lot of fun to our church this month. 

+ Picnic Prep –  Please contact Suzanne Lees at or via cell 610-220-7120 if you would be willing to help set up tables and chairs prior to the 10am service on the day of the picnic, June 6. Thank you!

+ Altar Flowers Cost Increase – For several years, we have been paying a very low price for our altar flowers. Our florist will triple the price on June 1st, bringing them in line with other florists in the area, citing increased costs. Therefore, the price of the weekly memorial flowers will be raised to $45.00 (covering half the cost) starting June 1st.  Thank you for your understanding in this matter. 

+ Flower Guild Leader – We are looking for someone to head up the Flower Guild. If you are interested in taking on this role, please contact Patty Wertz – – (610) 909-2826

+ Parish Prayer Guild – You can learn about this group in the May 16 Note from the Rector and you are encouraged to consider making a commitment to this group. To join or if you have questions, please contact Nancy Haas (610-220-8792) or James.

+ Have a Prayer Request? There is now a form on our website that you can use

+ Flag disposal – Between now and June 27th, you may bring your old flags and leave them in the designated container in front of the church to be included in a flag burning ceremony held by Jim Jervis on Monday, June 28. This ceremony will include the flag that flew over St. Faith’s for many years.

+ The Sensory Garden in Wynnewood Valley Park is looking for help watering during the summer months.  All equipment is on site.  Anyone interested in helping can reach out to Deb Stambaugh  (505) 980-4300 

+ Church Service Attendance – Masks and appropriate distancing will continue to be observed. We look forward to seeing you back at church if you feel comfortable there. Services will also continue to be livestreamed. 
+ Bible Study: Every Thursday at 11AM (currently on Zoom). We are doing a combined study of the Books of Daniel and Revelation. Now is a great time to join us as we discover a new view on the never-changing promises of God. No previous experience required. Join us anytime using this link:

+ One Love: Our diocese has created an online platform where you can find inspirational videos, sermons by the bishop and other clergy, and online services.  Visit DioPA One Love Online:

+Eucharistic Visits: During this time, the rector and trained Eucharistic ministers may visit others to bring them the Eucharist. Meeting in outdoor spaces of homes will be preferred.  Contact the rector if you would like to schedule a visit. 

+Giving: You can still mail pledge contributions to the church at this time.  The mail is checked regularly.  You can also securely give online.  Go to and click on the “Give” button on the top right hand corner of the webpage.  

+ Online Worship: Online worship is here to stay!  We will be live-streaming each Sunday at 10AM. It’s all happening on our YouTube Channel. Be sure to hit the SUBSCRIBE button!

+ Happy Birthday! The following folks have birthdays in the month of June.
13th    Olivia Neff
19th    Abby Henderson
21st    Al Brokes
26th    Bob Monk
27th    Dave Smith
30th    Peter Mustered and JT Wertz
If your birthday, or the birthday of another parishioner in your family is missing, please notify the Parish Office at

Our mailing address is:
1020 Remington Road, Wynnewood, PA 19096

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