March 24, 2019: The Third Sunday in Lent

Happening this Sunday: March 24, 2019

8 a.m.  Holy Eucharist Rite Two
10 a.m. Holy Eucharist Rite Two
10 a.m. Godly Play Sunday School
11:15 a.m. Coffee Hour
The Nursery is available from 7:45 to 11:15 a.m.

Fourth Sunday Updates from the Rector

from the Rector begin at Coffee Hour today. Beginning today, Rector Weezie Blanchard will give an update on happenings in and around Church of the Ascension during Coffee Hour on the fourth Sunday of every month. Today, Weezie will give an update on the Vestry Retreat that took place last Saturday, including priorities for the coming year.

Colorado Haiti Project 

Executive Director here next Sunday. Wynn Walent, Executive Director of our mission partner Colorado Haiti Project, will be our guest next Sunday, March 31. Wynn will preach at our 8 and 10 a.m. services and be available for conversation following both services. Learn more about Colorado Haiti Project and hear about exciting plans for an Ascension fall mission trip to Haiti.

Lenten Learning & Simple Suppers

We're taking a break this week, but please join us this on Wednesdays, April 3 and 10 at 6 p.m. for a delicious soup and salad supper as we continue to explore the essentials of being Christian. Based on Rowan Williams's book Being Christian: Baptism, Bible, Eucharist, and Prayer,Rector Weezie Blanchard will lead the discussion for adults, and Coordinator of Children's Ministries Sue Richardson will lead children ages 4-12. Child care will be available in the Nursery.                   

Donate Easter Lilies! 

Easter Lily envelopes are located in the back of the church on the usher table and in the parish hall. Feel free to drop an envelope into Sunday's offering in loving memory of someone special, to celebrate a life event, or simply to give thanks. You may also make your lily donation online

Meals for the Montagues. 

Mary and Eli Montague welcomed baby Reid in February 17, 2019. Eli will be traveling for work through April, and Mary would appreciate the extra support from our meal ministry. Sign up for a meal here. Please contact Joanna Dukes at joanna.l.dukes@gmail.com or 708-828-5884 if you have any questions.