Good Morning and Welcome to St. Mary’s Church

Welcome to our guests from the Canterbury Club of the University of New Hampshire, Durham and their advisor the Rev. Michael Bradley and welcome back to the students of the Episcopal Campus Ministry at Framingham State University in Massachusetts and their chaplain the Rev. Valerie Bailey-Fischer. These young people helped with the Homeless Street Outreach project yesterday and will volunteer with the Food Pantry tomorrow. God bess you in your time here with us at St. Mary’s Church.

Music for Peace, March 19 at 7:30 pm, Music at St. Mary’s presents a concert of works by Rebecca Clarke, Joyvce Hope Suskind and Igor Stravinsky on the sixth anniversary of the start of the war and occupation of Iraq. Suggested donation of $10.00. Please let your friends, family and neighbors know about this moving event. Please call (212) 866-1492 for more information. Music at St. Mary’s is under the direction of Liz Player & Charles Dalton.

What a Neighborhood! Concert on March 22 at 1:30 pm, “Love Songs by composers from West Harlem, Morningside Heights and Manhattan Valley”  Suggested donation $10.00. Come to hear our talented neighbors and their works including a short opera based on an apocalyptic comic book. Call (212) 222-2101 for more information.

Mariam, Mark and Marx: Thursday, March 26th at 7:00 pm. A monthly bible study and current events study group. Call Jim White at (201) 956-5356 for more information.

The Property Committee will meet on Friday, March 27th at 5:00 pm. All are welcome!

Men’s Monthly Prayer Group: Saturday, March 28th at 8:00 am. All men are welcome!

Pre-Holy Week Clean-up Day: Saturday, March 28, 9:00 am until 12 noon. Come and help us spruce up St. Mary’s before Holy Week. All help is greatly appreciated!!

Manhattan North Interparish Council: Lenten Services: Evening Prayer followed by fellowship hour. All services: 7:00 pm

March 18    St. Martin’s Church
230 Lenox Ave. at 122nd Street
March 25    Cathedral of St. John the Divine
1047 Amsterdam Ave. at 112th St.
April 1    Church of the Crucifixion
459 West 149th Street at Convent Ave.

2009 Pledges Cards and Pledge Envelopes are available on the back table in the Church. Thank you for your past support of St. Mary’s Church. Please consider making a pledge to support the mission of St. Mary’s in 2009. Our Stewardship is an important past of
our spiritual lives and our lives as a Christ centered community. Join in with us in this important work!

Benefit for the Prisoners Revolutionary Literature Fund, This afternoon, 2:00 – 5:00 pm at the Shabbazz Memorial and Educational Center, 3940 Broadway (the former Audubon Ballroom). A $35 ticket buys a one year subscription of Revolution for a prisoner.

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