This Week's Announcements

Meditating For Success 

Mark 10:14b
Let the children come to me; do not hinder them, for to such belongs the kingdom of God. 
 
Bible Translation: English Standard Version (ESV)

This week:

Friday 9/13               7:00 PM Prayer Service
Saturday 9/14          10-5 Outside Group reserved Dwyer Hall


This Coming Sunday,  September 15th, the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Liturgical Calendar for Sunday Readings
click here:   Sunday  readings 

Sun 9/15

  9:00 AM    Worship and Holy Communion - with Baptism
  4:00 PM     Dwyer Hall Reserved (outside group/every Sunday)                    
                   
 Mon 9/16
  6:00 PM     Dwyer Hall Reserved (outside group/every Monday)

Tue 9/17  
  6:00 PM     Dwyer Hall Reserved (outside group/every Tuesday)

Wed 9/18
  5:00 PM     Dwyer Hall Reserved (outside group)

Fri 9/20
  7:00 PM     Prayer Meeting

Sat 9/21
  9:30           Help prepare and serve lunch, 11:00 Prayer Table ~ St. Francis Mission
  10 - 5        Dwyer Hall Reserved

NOTE:
Beginning the first Sunday in October, the 6th, St. Michael's will return to two services: 8:00 and 10:00

DIOCESAN PRAYER LIST 

In the Anglican Cycle of Prayer Pray for the Anglican Church of Tanzania The Most Revd Dr Maimbo Mndolwa - Archbishop of Tanzania & Bishop of Tanga. In our Diocesan cycle of prayer, we pray daily for for vitality in every parish; Bill our bishop; Dan our retired bishop; Dan our rector; Karen, our deacon:

SEPTEMBER  

Daily: For our Bishop and for everyone to read the Scriptures  

11 Commemoration of those killed eighteen years ago

12 The Rev’d Nancy Goff on her birthday

13 For Transitions Ministers

14 HOLY CROSS DAY-For everyone to find the Way of the Cross, the Way of Life:

    Church of The Cross, Ticonderoga  - The Rev’d Richard Roessler

    Church of the Holy Cross, Warrensburg – The Rev’d Thomas Pettigrew

    The Rev’d John Bartle, The Rev’d Frederick Dennis, & The Rev’d Ludwig Wallner on their birthday

15 The Rev’d Robert Witt & The Rev’d Joseph Famulare on their birthday

16 For Bishop William Love on the 13th Anniversary of his Consecration

17 For the Episcopal Business Administrators Conference (September 30 - October 3)

18 Diocesan Mission Conference (October 5)

St. Michael’s ‘Praise & Prayerline’ 

Whenever you would like prayer either for yourself or someone else, send an email to us at:  stmichaelsprayerline@gmail.com .  Simply state your request, and we will send it - just as you word it - to others on our Praise & Prayerline.  This will add you as a future recipient of prayer requests made by others. You are invited to join us in intercessory prayer for others.

Members of St. Michael's

Ruth Smith                       Donald Smith                    Ace Anderson
Peg Barkley                     Clearice Harris                  Mark Pasko                     
Estelle Carson                 Leona Tripp                       Josh Unverhau                 
Annette Peer                   Doris Caulfield                   Walter Unverhau 
Ben Unverhau                 Sarge Groncki                   John Wolcott
Janet Lindemann             Marie Matsen                    Beryl Scrafford
Kim Holland                     Mary Pasko                       Carol Ridolfo

Anne B.                            Susan                                Fred Buse                               

Friends & Family

Ray and family (Mary P)                                      Egan, Karen, Jenny (LA)
Christine (Louise C.)                                            Mike C. (JK)
Jude Lasher & Chris (StM)                                   Hanna B. & Kyle (NM)
Louise Franks (Susan B.)                                     René Lass, John Wrenn & Bill Paradowski (Dave U)
Brittany & Bob (StM)                                             Cheryl (BM)
John & Jan (Alice H)                                             Ann C. (Susan)
MaryAnne, Regina, Carol G., Kathy (DB)             Barb, Ray, Gail Harris (Diane B.)
Megan, Theresa, Jane, Paul & Bruce (Keimer’s) Mona C., Leslie E. (Trant’s)
Jane Gottwald, Jake, Lexi (Malcolms)                  Arlene J. & Debbie M. (Connie D.)
Kyle, Carol, Jim, Markel, Nick & Families (KD)    Elizabeth Fitzgerald (Carol R.)
Liz Condon, Courtney Austin (Tim & April)           Diane Fredette (Mindy & Jim Jubert)
Janet Morales (Peg & Wes Barkley)                     Hailey, Jacob, & Emily B. (StM)
Jen, Jimmy & Matt's Friend (Linda B)                   Sara Stein's mother (Trudy TS)
John Bruschi, Patricia Matthews, John Rock        Bonnie Hall (Sue S.)

(Jim K.)


‚ÄčCollege Students
Carrie, Patrick, Kate, Elle, Josh, Jenette, Corynn, Caitlin, Jonathan

 
Relatives & Friends Serving Our Country
PFC Michael Benjamin, USMC & 2nd LT. Will Doynow, US Army
   ~
 Unverhau family friend
Maj. Mike Lasher, USAF & Maj. Amy Lasher USAF
  ~ April Austin’s Nephew & Niece
1st Lt. Andrew Bettinger, USAF
  ~ Lenore Bettinger
2nd LT. Zanette Gibson, USAF & PO 1st Class ET1. Gregory Seiler
  ~ Clearice Harris & Louise Ford's Niece & Nephew
Spc. Alex Gagnon - In Iraq
  ~ Malcolm family friend
SSgt Ortega
  ~ The Malcolm Family
Dylan Mell, in Army bootcamp ~ nephew of Linda Becker & Jon Wolcott
 
Our Supported Ministries
The People of Brookdale
Our Daughters Of The King
The Sisters of St. Mary
St. Francis’ Mission Volunteers needed 
Christ the King Spiritual Life Center 
 
(please contact the office about any of these people listed above so we may accurately keep their needs before the Lord with our intercessions)

OUTREACH MINISTRIES
Your demonstration of God’s love is immeasurable!

THE VILLAGE OF COLONIE OUTREACH PANTRY
In September we will collect Fruit.

In August, St. Michael's donated 35 boxes of cereal, 1 box oatmeal pockets, 2 boxes hot cocoa mix, 1 box granola bars, 1 box crackers, 2 boxes dry pasta and 1 box of 152-count of diapers. Diapers are still needed more than socks. (Although socks are still accepted.)


ST. FRANCIS MISSION - 498 CLINTON AVE, ALBANY
MEET US HERE!
1st, 3rd & 5th Saturdays of each month 
9:30 meet and help prepare & serve lunch
11:00 gather at the Prayer Table and Greet Visitors
Inquire if they would like prayer for someone or something 

HOMELESS OUTREACH MINISTRY
There is always a need for socks. It is a joy to give a new pair of socks to someone who is without. Thank you for donating socks to this ministry. Socks may be placed in the bin in the church narthex.
 
KNITTING MINISTRY 
Albany County Nursing Home residents love small blankets & prayer shawls. St. Peter’s NICU newborns need small, soft, warm caps. Hand-made items, knitting & crochet supplies donated to this ministry are appreciated. Thank you for leaving them in the 'Knitting Bin' in the church narthex. 
 
CAPITAL CITY RESCUE MISSION  - 259 S. Pearl St, Albany
MEET US HERE!
On the 1st Sunday each month at 3:45 & help with serving dinner.
Travel size toiletries are perfect for Mission Guests.
 

A word about Church Office Hours...Father Dan Jones is also available during times that the office is not staffed. You may reach him by email, Father.danjones@outlook.com or phone the rectory 518-456-4850, and leave a message for him including your call back number. 

St. Michael's Episcopal Church
49 Killean Park, Albany, NY 12205
Telephone: 518-869-6417

Email: stmichaels.colonie@gmail.com
Prayerline: stmichaelsprayerline@gmail.com

Office Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 9-2