Acts of the Apostles – 04/17/2022

Week of April 17, 2022


THIS SUNDAY
The Feast of the Resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ

8:30AM Family Eucharist on the Lawn
Join us on the lawn under the tent with heaters or
Listen on 92.3fm on your car radio in our parking lot

10AM Holy Eucharist, Rite II in the Church
As of Friday, 4/15/22, Montgomery County’s
positive test rate for COVID is 5.2% therefore
masks are optional in the church building
Join us in person or watch the broadcast on our YouTube channel
Service material can be found on our website

Scripture readings for Easter Sunday
Acts 10:34-431
Psalm 118:1-2, 14-24
1st Corinthians 15:19-26
John 20:1-18

Sunday, April 17, 2022 – Easter Day

  • 8:30 AM – SPECIAL START TIME – Family Service on the Lawn, Easter Family Eucharist – Rev. James Stambaugh, Celebrant & Preacher
  • 9:30 AM – Egg Hunt & Coffee Hour on the lawn
  • 10:00 AM – Choral Service in the Church, Holy Eucharist Rite II with Prayers of Spiritual Communion in person & livestreamRev. James Stambaugh, Celebrant & Preacher
  • 11:15 AM – Easter Reception in the Parish Hall
  • 7:30 PM – Compline via Zoom Click here to join

Monday, April 18, 2022

Tuesday, April 19, 2022

  • 9:15 AM – Morning Prayer in the Church
  • 6:35 PM – Confirmation & Dragons on the lawn
  • 7:30 PM – Compline via Zoom Click here to join

Wednesday, April 20, 2022

  • 9:15 AM – Morning Prayer in the Church
  • 7:00 PM – Havertown Village – meets in Memorial Room
  • 7:30 PM – Compline via Zoom Click here to join

Thursday, April 21, 2022

  • 9:15 AM – Morning Prayer in the Church
  • 11:00 AM – Bible Study via Zoom. We are studying the Gospel of John.New folks are always welcome. No previous experience required.
    Click here to join
  • 7:00 PM – Property Committee Meeting Annette Smith, Chair – meets in Memorial Room
  • 7:30 PM – Compline via Zoom Click here to join

Friday, April 22, 2022

Saturday, April 23, 2022

Sunday, April 24, 2022 – 2nd Sunday of Easter

  • 9:00 AM – Family Service on the Lawn, Holy Eucharist – Rev. James Stambaugh, Celebrant & Preacher
  • 10:00 AM – Choral Service in the Church, Holy Eucharist Rite II with Prayers of Spiritual Communion – in person & livestreamRev. James Stambaugh, Celebrant & Preacher
  • 11:30 AM – Vestry Meeting – Memorial Room
  • 7:30 PM – Compline via Zoom Click here to join

DARBY MISSION

Summer Camp Supplies

We are collecting Gimp! You know, that plastic material also known as lanyard string that you used at camp to make bracelets. It comes in all sorts of bright colors and we’re collecting it for summer camp projects.

PROJECT SHARE

Pat D, Pat S and Patty W preparing bags of Easter candy
for pre- and post-Easter lunches at Project Share!

Ponchos now that we’re into Spring and heading for April showers and summer rains, we’re looking for 20-25 adult-sized ponchos for the clients of Project Share.

Introducing the CHA coffee mug!

Now you can enjoy your delicious Apostle’s Cup coffee in your very own Church of the Holy Apostles coffee mug! Get your own for just $6! Bags of coffee and mugs available at coffee hour. Click here to order Apostles Cup online from House Cup Coffee

+ SUNDAY SCHOOL DISCUSSION
Please plan to join us on Sunday, May1st at 9:30am for a discussion about the future of Sunday School at Church of the Holy Apostles. We want to hear from you about the ways in which we can best serve you and your children with our Children’s Education Ministry. Options include: Sunday School held after the 9am Family Service; a return to Sunday School during the 10am service; or staying with the current 9am Family service under the tent. We’d love to hear any other ideas you might have.

+ VOLUNTEER SIGN UPS
We want to make volunteering at Church of the Holy Apostles as easy as possible. We have created a place to find all our volunteer openings in one place: https://tinyurl.com/chasignupgenius

There you can sign up for service areas such as Chalice Bearer/Acolyte, Coffee Hour, Fellowship Events, Greeters, Livestream, Outreach Events, and Readers/Intercessors, or special volunteer opportunities such as the Altar of Repose. Just choose the tab for the ministry of your choice. Click on over and check it out! Some pages are still being set up with all their slots, so check back often. Questions? Click on the email link at the top of any signup page to contact the coordinator for that area of service.

We are especially in need of folks to assist with Coffee Hour and to be Greeters! If you have questions about these positions, contact Judy Jervis (coffee hour) or Linda Day (greeters).

+ MAY WE PRAY FOR YOU?
Intercession brings before God the needs of others (BCP p.857)
The Parish Prayer list is included in the monthly newsletter that is sent through the mail. Additional copies are also available on the table in the Narthex. To add your prayer needs to the list, you can contact Fr. JamesNancy Haas, or use the form on our website.

+ 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 Fr. James 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 holyapostlespa.org and click on the “Give” button on the top right hand corner of the webpage.

WHERE IN THE WORLD?
John & Linda Day invite you to guess where they are in their travels!
Remember to pick up your own Holy Apostles magnet from the narthex or coffee hour table and take it wherever you find yourself.
Be sure to share your photos with us!

+ CHURCH OFFICE HOURS
Office hours for the week of April 17:
Monday – 4/18 – Office Closed
Tuesday – 4/19 – 10:00am – 3:00pm
Wednesday – 4/20 – 10:00am – 3:00pm
Friday – 4/22 – 9:00am – 12:00pm
Email is monitored daily

+ BISHOP DANIEL’S TRIP TO THE HOLYLAND
If you follow DioPA on Facebook or Instagram, you saw some videos and photos from the bishop’s trip to Jerusalem. At the invitation of the Archbishop of the Diocese of Jerusalem, he was there to solidify our diocesan covenantal relationship, and also as a representative of the Compass Rose Society.

+ ZOOM EVENING PRAYER FOR LGBTQIA+ INDIVIDUALS, ALLIES AND FAMILIES
On Monday, 4/18
, join online Evening Prayer for LGBTQIA+ individuals. LGBTQIA+ individuals who feel isolated or alienated and are looking for queer community outside of their parish community, parents and relatives of LGBTQIA+ children, and Episcopalians who love someone LGBTQIA+ are all encouraged to join. Details.

Come alive with Jesus! The diocese is organizing a series of revivals this year. The first one is at Church of the Good Samaritan – 6-8 p.m. on both 5/20 and 5/21. Come and see!

+ STAY UP TO DATE WITH ALL DIOCESAN NEWS
Click here to receive the weekly newsletter from the diocese in your inbox.

The following folks have birthdays in April:

6 – Robbie Zorc
9 – Emma Gallagher
16 – Lisa Ferreri
17 – Drew Meiers
19 – Pat Dyer
26 – Judi Kraft
28 – James Stambaugh, Bryan Houck, Shawn Houck
29 – Jim Jervis

If your birthday, or the birthday of another parishioner is missing, please notify the Parish Office at holyapostlespa@gmail.com

Our mailing address is:
1020 Remington Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096-2326

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