Sunday, February 9, is the Fifth Sunday After The Epiphany
St. Aidan's Special Guests on Sunday, February 9
We are pleased to have Bishop Cathleen Bascomsitting in our congregationon Sunday, Feb. 9. Also, we welcome the Rev. Tom Baker, our guest Eucharistic minister who will be preaching the sermon. Please take a minute to say hello after the service during coffee hour.
Lay Ministers Serving Sunday, February 9, 2020
Holy Eucharist, Rite II - Rev. Tom Baker
Chalice Bearers: Carolyn Sturgeon-G, Ben Strain-E
Acolyte: Mercedes J.
Lectionary 1: Clarice Ewing
Lectionary 2: Paul Reed
Intercessor: Chris Burbach
Ushers: Mark and Norma Sappenfield
Counters: Don Seifert, Jim Bush
Altar Guild: Julie Wojtas
Eucharistic Visitor: Carolyn Sturgeon
BOG Ministry: Janet Seifert
March will be here soon! I will be working on theMarch-April 2020 ROTAin the next two weeks. If you know you will be absent any of the March or April Sundays, please let me know by 10 am onThursday, Feb. 20.
Jesus said, "In the same way, let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven." Matthew 5:16
The work of a steward should sometimes be done in private...but sometimes it should shine before others. The work of a steward is effective not only in the work itself, but also in the witness it gives.
Adult Forum - February 9 at 9 am
Join us for a discussion on the Way of Love Adult Forum Series.
The St. Bridgets Chapter of the Daughters of the King meet after the February 9 Sunday morning service.
St. Patrick’s Day Dinner - March 14
Watch the bulletins and newsletters for further info. Tickets will go on sale Feb 23rd. If interested in helping, please contact either Don or Janet Seifert.
Give the Gift of Episcopal MegaCamp to the Parish Youth
As a parish we look to the future of the Church and give the gift of Summer Episcopal MegaCamp to our campers by raising the money to cover all of their costs – please give generously to our young people! Please write “Mega Camp” on the memo line of your check.
BackSnack Packing - NO PACK February 12
Wednesdays at 5 pm at St. Aidan's
During the school year we pack healthy weekend “BackSnacks” for the students at five area elementary schools. Don Seifert is our BackSnack Coordinator.
Center of Grace - February 29
Fourth Thursday of The Month
Please pitch in and help serve the Community Meal at the Center of Grace, 520 S Harrison, Olathe. Cooks at 1 pm, servers at 5 pm, and clean-up crew at 6 pm. See Barb Belt (913 515-9001) for more information.
Desserts can be dropped off at St. Aidan's by Noon on that Thursday.
Toiletry Items for Homeless Shelters
Please bring personal-size toiletry items and put them in the basket in the entryway. Blessings.
In cases of pastoral emergencies, please contact Senior Warden Julie Wojtas at 630 865-3931. If she is not available, please contact Vestry Member Jane Bush at 913 226-3565.
Prayer Requests and Lay Eucharistic Visits
Please email any prayer requests to Karon Wintrode, and she will post them on Unison. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Also, If you know of any parishioners who are unable to come to church and would like Holy Eucharist brought to them, please email requests to Karon Wintrode at email@example.com, or to Carolyn Sturgeon at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The parish email system is accessible through our website – www.staidansolathe.org! See Julie Wojtas (630 865-3931) for information or any questions.