Schedule of Services:
8:00 a.m. Sunday, Holy Eucharist, Rite I
9:00 a.m. Sunday, The Rite Place Liturgy (Contemporary Eucharist in the Chapel)
10:30 a.m. Sunday, Holy Eucharist, Rite II
5:00 p.m. Sundays in Lent, "Dinner Church" Eucharist in Parish Hall
5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Holy Eucharist and Healing

Small Groups & Studies

Sundays, 9:15 a.m. Adult Forum
Tuesdays 8:30 a.m. Bible Study
Second Tuesdays 7:00 p.m. Theology on Tap
First Wednesdays 6:15 p.m. Calvary Dreams dinner discussion
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Archive for November, 2019

Devotionals and Formation Resources for Individuals and Families

 

FOR WORSHIP:

The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church, together with the Psalter.

1982 Hymnal – Episcopal (membership is free).

Praying the Daily Offices of Morning Prayer, Noonday Prayer, Evening Prayer, and Compline.

Lectionary Readings for the Daily Offices, Sunday Eucharist and feast days of saints.

Online NRSV Bible with study tools. This is the version of the Bible used in our worship.

 

PERSONAL – FAMILY DEVOTIONS:

Forward Day by Day daily meditations, seasonal articles, and prayers.

Bible Reading with Lectio Divina, a method of encountering Scripture which is great for families, individuals, and small groups meeting virtually.

D365 daily devotional: “the devotional experience, written especially for youth and young adults, seeks to provide reflections on themes that impact our faith journey.”

 

CHRISTIAN FORMATION FOR FAMILIES, YOUTH, & CHILDREN:

Faith @ Home, a weekly formation resource, is offering daily lectionary-based reflections and activities for families, delivered via email. Each day’s Scripture reading is accompanied by activities to lead us in the practices of watch, listen, read, do, and pray.

Illustrated Ministry is offering free weekly faith formation and coloring pages for all ages.

Grow Christians is a group blog with reflections, stories, images, and recipes that “inspires generations to come together as they celebrate the presence of God through the Christian year.”

 

EPISCOPAL SITES:

The Episcopal Church (TEC)

An Episcopal Dictionary of the Church

Annual Harvest Brunch November 24

Join us for our Annual Harvest Breakfast on Sunday, November 24, from 9:15 to 10:15 am in the Parish Hall. Please take this opportunity to gather with our parish family and return thanks to God for all our many blessings. Guests are welcome!

Please bring a dish to share. We encourage but do not insist that families with the LAST NAMES: A through M – bring breakfast casseroles; N through R – bring fruit (salads, etc.); and S through Z – bring sweet breads, (scones, muffins, bagels, doughnuts, coffee cakes). If you plan to bring food, please have your dish in the kitchen by 9:00 am. Thanks! Coffee and juice will be provided.

Note: There will be no Rite Place Service or Sunday School on November 24 so everyone can participate in the breakfast.

Bishop Candidate Meet and Greet

The Rev. Stacey Fussell, the Rev. Deon Johnson and the Rev. George Smith visited our diocese Nov. 4-7, and Calvary hosted them on Wednesday, November 6.  Keep the diocese and candidates in your prayers, please.  The Bishop election is this Saturday, November 23.
Get more information including dates, times, locations, maps, parking info, and sign up online at https://www.diocesemo.org/bishop-search/walkabouts.