Parish Life

Leadership: Chair of Parish Life, Senior Warden, Rector, Committee Members.

Liaison to the Vestry:  Senior Warden

Purpose: To welcome all & provide opportunities for fellowship within the All Saints Community.

Description: To brainstorm and make recommendations about possible Parish Events to the Vestry and Rector in relation to Parish Goals.  To plan and implement Parish Events.  To check-in with fellowship groups (see Sub-Committees).  To brainstorm, plan and implement newcomer integration materials and events with Rector and Senior Warden.

SUB-GROUPS

Sunday Morning Coffee Hour & Greeters, Supper Clubs, Parish-wide Events (Parish Picnic, Shrove Tuesday Pancakes), Over-the-Hill Gang, Daughters of the King, Episcopal Church Women, New Member Welcome.

Daughters of the King

The Daughters of the King is a lay women’s order founded in 1885 and brought to All Saints in February of 2012.  Our chapter is the St. Clare Chapter. Members are women dedicated to serving our Lord and building up HIs church.  We are ordinary human beings enabled by God’s grace to do his work. …

Episcopal Church Women (ECW)

All women at All Saints are considered members of Episcopal Church Women or ECW and we look to welcome you to our every other month meetings in the Parish Hall.  We meet typically the 4th Wednesday at 7:00 PM in September, November, January, March and May.  If a special program arises, we may change the time …

New Member Welcome

The New Member Committee welcomes not only newcomers at the door but also hosts a Newcomers Dinner.  New and potential new members are invited to attend “New Comers” classes that introduces the life of All Saints and the Episcopal Church. Classes are scheduled a few times a year.  To be part of this Welcoming Ministry, …

Over the Hill Gang

The Over the Hill Gang us a unique opportunity for Parishioners (male and female) to get together, break bread, and share their experiences.  The Gang meets at Beez Holgate Station Restaurant (4507 S.E. 27th at the corner of Holgate and 27th) at 9:00 AM every 3rd Thursday of the month for breakfast and fellowship.  The Over …

Shrove Tuesday Pancakes

On Shrove Tuesday, the day before Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent, All Saints has its traditional Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper.  All-you-can eat pancakes along with the trimmings and sausage are served at this annual supper.  If you would like more information or would like to volunteer to help with this all Parish event, please …

Sunday Morning Coffee Hour & Greeters

The Coffee Hour Crew is a happy ministry, on Sundays, we get to meet and greet children and grown-ups, offering baked goods along with juice, tea or coffee, in our Parish Hall.  We work in teams of two each Sunday – one team working following the 8:00 AM Service and the 2nd team working following …

Supper Clubs

All Saints Parishioners gather together in small groups at fellow parishioners homes or a favorite restaurant as members of Supper Club for a time of fellowship, good conversation, and meeting new members. For more information please call Laurie McDowell through the Church Office at 503-777-3829.