Morning Worship: 10 am, Holy Eucharist RITE II - Canon Patrick Funston
Serving on Sunday
Acolyte: Ben Strain
Lector 1: Joe Fossati
Lector 2: Sarah Smith
Intercessor: Paul Reed
Ushers: David Kahn
Counter: Paul Reed
Altar Guild: Karon Wintrode
Be Our Guest: Jill Reed
It's that time again!!!I have prepared the November-December Preliminary ROTA! If you know you will be gone on your assigned Sunday in November or December, please let me know as soon as possible,or by Tuesday, October 25 at the latest!That way I can adjust the schedule before November 1st. See ROTA Below.
Thank you all for your faithful service to St. Aidan's!
Surprise Belated Birthday Party for Fr. Tom Baker on Sunday, Oct. 9
Stewardship Pledge Drive 2023 Began October 9, 2022
This year the theme of our Stewardship Pledge Drive is “New Wine”.
"New wine must be put into new wineskins." Luke 5:38
The initial Stewardship letter from Fr. Tom, with your pledge card, will be sent out this coming week. Be sure to check your mail! Thank you all for your faithful generosity serving St. Aidan's and this community.
Fall Fun! October 19. 6-7 pm
Join your fellow parishioners for a chamber music concert by the KC Symphony.
Heritage Park 16050 S Pflumm Rd, Olathe, KS - Shelter #1.
Wednesday, October 19, 6-7 pm, weather permitting.
Bring a lawn chair and see you there! Free.
KC Symphony in the Park at Heritage Park
Event by Johnson County KS Arts and Heritage Center
In November we will remember those who have gone before us with a “Table of Remembrance” that will be in the Narthex of the church beginning Sunday, November 6
All are welcome to bring a picture or memento of a deceased love one to place on the table. The table will remain up throughout the month of November.
Thanksgiving In Action!
This is the 2nd year St. Aidan’s will be collecting food to assist Olathe's First Christian Church Thanksgiving in Action program. This program provides a complete Thanksgiving meal to Olathe families in need. Last year St. Aidan's supplied 22 of the almost 700 boxes that were distributed. This year, can we do more?
Below is a list of items that you will need to purchase for each box. You can buy a few items a week, if you want, but the complete list needs to be at the churchno later than November 13th. The First Christian Church Olathe will add a turkey, a container of whipped topping, a package of rolls, a bottle of oil, a bag of flour and a bag of sugar when they distribute these groceries the week before Thanksgiving.
1 Jar Turkey Gravy
1 Can of Sweet Potatoes
1 Pkg of Small Marshmallows
3 Cans of Green Beans
1 Can of Cream of Mushroom Soup
1 Pkg or Can of French-Fried Onion Rings
1 Graham Cracker Pie Crust
1 Pkg of Instant Pudding
1 Pkg of Cake Mix
1 Can of Frosting
1 Can Cranberry Sauce
1 Can Creamed Corn
1 Can Whole Kernel Corn
1 Box of Jiffy Corn Muffin Mix
1 Can of Fruit
1 Pkg of Stuffing Mix
1 Pkg of Instant Mashed Potatoes
1 Bag of Chips or Pretzels
Thank you for your participation in this important ministry. Lists are available to pick up at church on Sunday if you’d like a hard copy.
If you have any questions, please contact Janet Seifert at (913) 449-8960.
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 email@example.com.
Please email any prayer requests to Karon Wintrode, and she will post them on Unison. firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Aidan’s is partnering again with Harvesters in the Backsnack program. This year we will be partnering with four Olathe Elementary Schools.
The next Pack (a single pack) is to be picked up on October19 and delivered on October 20.
Thanks to all our faithful volunteers that make this ministry possible. For more information on the BackSnack program, please contact Don Seifert at
Johnson County Food Ministry 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. Dinner prep is at 3:00 pm and at 5:00 pm we distribute food at Center of Grace.October 27 is our next dinner service.
*** Also, we need 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
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.