Blessing of the Tools of Our Labor – Sunday, September 7th
During the 10:30 AM service on Sunday, September 7, we will be blessing the tools that help us with our work – our “labor” – as we celebrate our return to work and school schedules after a relaxing summer. Bring your backpack, briefcase, lunchbox, toolbox, calendar, laptop, trowels, spatulas, stethoscopes, paint brushes, keys... anything that represents your work in the world, to receive a blessing to carry forward into your endeavors in the next year.
Programming Year Begins – Sunday, September 14th
Adult Forum begins on September 14th at 9:15AM in the Okie Library, with the Transition Team offering a “listening session” and discussion opportunity with the congregation. Children's Formation programming and childcare in the Nursery begin that day, as well.
Ministry Fair – Sunday, September 14th
We invite you to stop by the Parish Hall after service on Sunday, September 14th, to learn about some of the groups active at St. Clement's – from Faith in Action to Pastoral Care – to see how you and/or your family might get involved! (N.B.: if you are in charge of a ministry area, including groups, gatherings or other programs, please have any & all materials ready by September 14th!)
Wednesday Evening Programing Starts – Wednesday, September 17th
Evening programming will kick-off on Wednesday, September 17 with a simple pizza dinner. Kinderchoir, for children ages 3-7, will meet from 5:00-5:30PM. Choristers (grades 2-8) will meet from 5:30-6:15PM. Youth Singers (grades 9-12) will meet on an occasional basis during the year. Watch for updates.
Rector Search Update
In this month’s Chimes, you can read an update on the hard work the St. Clement’s Transition Team is doing to prepare for a Rector Search. At the same time, we remain grateful and continue to be inspired by Joy’s leadership and support during this transition. Read more.
Regular Service Times:
Sunday – 8:15 AM and 10:30 AM
Wednesday – 7:30 AM and Noon
Begin again on September 17