Saint Alban's Episcopal Church

The Messenger/June 2, 2017

The Messenger/June 2, 2017

In Our Prayers

Please pray for:

Blane; Phil Brassie; Trevor Harris; Bob Lindsey; Bobby Thomas; Robbie Thomas; Savannah Benton; John Cannon; Anne Carter; Taylor McGarity; Edwina Johnson; Corby Brendle; Judy Terry; Bill Pardue; Jan Abernathy; Nick; Jeanne Aycock

Please pray for our Vestry:

Marty Atkinson; Carole Bond; Libby Martin; Melissa Young; Marvin Gray; Judy Terry; Matthew Hardy.

St. Alban’s Intercessory Prayer Group – Every Tuesday morning at 11:00 a.m. you are invited to come and pray for the needs of our church, our people, our community and nation.

If you would like for us to pray for someone or something special, please fill out a prayer card, which is found on back of the pews. You can place the card in the offering plate or give it to an usher.

Bible Readings

Readings for This Week:

Acts 2:1-21
Psalm 104:25-35, 37
I Corinthians 12:3b-13
John 20:19-23

Readings for Next Week:

Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Psalm 8
II Corinthians 13:11-13
Matthew 28:16-20

Bishop’s Message


Real spirituality is being a real human being. Jesus taught open-arms living not spiritual contortions. Jesus and Spirit guide us to true volition-an invitation to choose God. Really. The positive consequence of choosing God is fear gets overcome with trust, and crippling passivity is replaced with active partnership with God and others. God put the potential for this spirituality in each of us. This life is open to all people. We don’t rely on magic from the sky or incantations once a week. God’s desire is for all of us to have this. All of us. Numbers 11:29



Happy Birthday!

June 2 – Nancy Manley
June 4 – Lilly Hoglen
June 4 – Sue Meredith



Appointments with Pat – Rev. Pat will be at St. Alban’s every Tuesday, Wednesday, and Sunday. If you would like to meet with her, call the church office or contact here at 1-513-259-5117 or

Please note: Pat will not be here from June 20 through June 23.

Bible Study-Every Wednesday, at 12 noon, Rev. Pat conducts a Bible Study. (The study is on the lessons for the coming Sunday.) We also enjoy lunch together (self-provided bag lunches). Please come and enjoy fellowship, study and worship.

Remember the Poor-Our Alms Box is located on the right side on the wall when you walk out of the sanctuary. Please remember the poor and give your spare change. Checks and bills are accepted also. Thank you!

Choir Practice is every Wednesday evening at 5:30 p.m. Please Join us!

May-June Calendars 2017

Lay Liturgical Schedule 2nd Quarter 2017

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