We give thanks for the birthdays of Shawn McGowan and Veronica Wojtas.
Coffee Hour Fellowship on Sunday, July 10, 2022
It's that time again! Olathe School District Underwear Drive!
Olathe School District Outreach Event is July 28th. St. Aidan's will be collecting new underwear for kids pre-school through High School. Donations can be made with a check. Please specify underwear drive on your Check. All donations need to be turned in by July 24th.
Dinner and a Movie: ("The Way") at St. Aidan’s - Wed., July, 27, 6:30 pm
Bring a snack or popcorn to share
BYO drinks and wine
Movies will be shown in Sifers Hall; bring a lawn chair.
Dinner and a movie starts at 6:30 pm.
Next Dinner and a Movie ("The Mission"): Wed,. August 17, 6:30 pm
St. Aidan's Food Ministry
Our Food Ministry collects the following items for food bags for those in need. Our current supply is low.
Items may be dropped off during office hours or on Sunday on the tables in the nursery area. These items are from Harvesters Most Wanted List. Your donation makes a difference! (No glass please!)
Food and Toiletries
Canned vegetables (low sodium)
Canned fruits in 100% juice
Dried fruit (no added sugar preferred)
Canned chicken, tuna, salmon (packed in water)
Whole grain pasta
Dried beans or canned low sodium beans
Peanut, almond, or sun butter
Canned soup (chicken, tomato or vegetable)
Cereal – hot and cold (whole grain, low sugar preferred)
"The Creation Keepers"
In helping envision and planning new ways to use our grounds to benefit pollinators and our community. See Clarice Ewing or Fr. Tom for information regarding this committee.
Come BEE with us!!
Episcopal Cursillo 2-Day Weekend Sept. 23-25
The Heartland Episcopal Cursillo of the Dioceses of West Missouri and Kansas, including the Metropolitan Kansas City area, is pleased to present an Episcopal Cursillo Two-Day Weekend on September 23‐25, 2022. The weekend will take place at the Heartland Retreat Center in Parkville Missouri, in north-western KC metro area.
School is out for the summer!
St. Aidan’s is in our second decade of working with five Olathe Elementary Schools in this important ministry.
Our Drivers pick up BackSnacks and deliver them to these five schools, so the students get healthy weekend snacks all school year.
...See St. Aidan's Facebook and Web page for more information about BackSnacks.
JCFM at Center of Grace
St. Aidan's helps prepare and hand out meals at Center of Grace in Olathe, on the fourth Thursday of the month. July 28is our next dinner service.
Dinner prep is at 3:00 pm and at 5:00 pm we distribute food at Center of Grace.
*** Also, we need and would appreciate your help by bringing individually wrapped desserts for the Center of Grace to St. Aidan's by 1 pm on that Thursday.
For online giving, for those using technology, please go to our website:
Or if you would like to donate through other means, Please contact Tim Tatlock at 913-764-3050
Pastoral Concerns and Prayer Requests
In case of pastoral emergencies, please contact Fr. Tom Baker at
785-670-0158 (call or text)oremail him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please email any prayer requests to Karon Wintrode, and she will post them on Unison. email@example.com.
Our 2022 Vestry Members are: Paul Reed, Sr. Warden, Clarice Ewing, Jr. Warden, Sarah Smith, Kathy Mencer, Bonnie Eckel, Barb Belt and Tom Wojtas. Our Vestry Clerk is Janet Seifert; and our Treasurer is Tim Tatlock. Thank you all for your faithful service.
The parish email system is accessible through our website – www.staidansolathe.org See Julie Wojtas (630 865-3931) for information or any questions.
Be sure to check Unison for all updated information regarding St. Aidan's.