Friday, August 24, 2012

Announcements for Week ending September 1st

√ St. Michael’s Sunday School of Theology continues Sundays at 9 AM in the Womble Library. Right now we are watching Jesus and the Gospels, a series of lectures of DVD by Prof. Luke Timothy Johnson a former Benedictine monk and former teacher at Yale Divinity School. The course places the writing of the Gospels in the literary, religious, cultural and historical context of first century Palestine and the Greco-Roman world. All are welcome to watch these videos and join in the lively discussions that follow.

 √ WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY We will be starting up again on Wednesday, September 5th at 6:30 pm in the Parish Center. All ladies are welcome. We will begin with a review and video before moving on. Space is still available for any interested ladies.

 √ Save the date ~ September 14 at 6:30 pm for Bowling at Lucky Strike Lanes ~ 4015 E. Speedway. Join us for an evening of fun, fellowship and good friends.

 √ Would you be interested in traveling by van to Phoenix for a baseball game: Diamond Backs vs Chicago Cubs on Saturday, September 29th ~ It’s Episcopal Night. Bishop Kirk Smith will be attending. The van is a 28 – person van provided by Arizona Shuttle service. The cost would be $25 person, plus the cost of your game tickets. There is a sign-up sheet in the back of church for “interest only”. We need to know if anyone would like to participate in this fun evening. Stay tuned.(car pooling is also an option!)

 √ “Do you like to sing? Can you read music? If so, you have just passed your audition to sing with the choir! Rehearsals will starting up on Thursday, September 6 from 7:00 to 8:30 pm in the church sanctuary. All are welcome. We will be singing Misa brevis in F minor, by Jane Haman for Michaelmas, which will be celebrated on Sunday, September 30, at 9:30 am. We look forward to your participation.”√