you are no longer aliens in a foreign land, but fellow-citizens
with God's people, members of God's household. You are built
upon the foundation laid by the apostles and prophets, and
Christ Jesus himself is the foundation-stone. In Him the whole
building is bonded together and grows into the holy temple
in the Lord. In Him you too are being built with all the rest
into a spiritual dwelling for God.
Many hands make
light work: St. Mary’s IHN
host week begins Sunday, June 14th.
Please consider volunteering for: Mattress
set up (by 4:30 PM Sunday); preparing dinner
and/or providing fellowship (6-8 PM); overnight
host (8 PM-7 AM); mattress breakdown and
cleanup; laundering linens. A list of food
and supply donations will be made available
as we get closer to our week. The signup
sheet is posted in Farnsworth Hall with
only a few more volunteer opportunities
left to be filled or you can email Mike
or Jessie at email@example.com
or Lynn at firstname.lastname@example.org
with any questions. more...
St. Mary's Annual Picnic
will be held on Sunday, June 14
from 11 am - 2 pm at Camp Zehnder,
3911 Herbertsville Rd, Wall. The suggested
donation is $10/person, maximum $25/family.
PLEASE SIGN UP SOON so
that we know how many people to expect.
We will be presenting the
first in a series of concerts at St. Mary’s
on Sunday June 7 at 6 pm, with refreshments
and fellowship to follow. Please plan to
join us! Click here
for the flyer!
FELLOWSHIP will meet Monday June
8 at 7 pm in the Jones Room.
HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS are available
to qualified applicants. Call the church
office for an application, which must
be submitted no later than this Sunday,
The watering and maintenance
of the Memorial Garden has been scheduled
for the Season. If anything is seen
that may require maintenance, before
attempting to take care of it, please
let the Memorial Garden Committee know,
it may be something that is already
scheduled. In order to keep the garden
well maintained, it is requested that
if you are planning to place flowers
in the garden for a loved one, that
you use planters that have been acquired
for this purpose. The pots will hold
a 4 1/2 " potted plant and are
available in the Church Administrator's
Office. Once the flowers are no longer
blooming, kindly return the pot to the
office. Thank you for helping us keep
the gardens beautiful in memory of our
friends and family.
is in need of creamy Caesar salad dressing,
iced tea mix, butter, cans of gravy
(any kind) and fresh fruit (apples,
bananas, or oranges).
Mary's Table is the
recipient of a grant to
support our feeding ministry from the
Sandy New Jersey Relief Foundation
YOGA MAY 26 There will be no
yoga class on Tuesday, May 26; class will
resume on June 2.
When the day of Pentecost
had come, the disciples were all together in one place.
And suddenly from heaven there came a sound like the
rush of a violent wind, and it filled the entire house
where they were sitting. Divided tongues, as of fire,
appeared among them, and a tongue rested on each of
them. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit and
began to speak in other languages, as the Spirit gave
them ability... More
The hand of the Lord came
upon me, and he brought me out by the spirit of the
Lord and set me down in the middle of a valley; it was
full of bones. He led me all around them; there were
very many lying in the valley, and they were very dry.
He said to me, "Mortal, can these bones live?"
I answered, "O Lord GOD, you know." Then he
said to me, "Prophesy to these bones, and say to
them: O dry bones, hear the word of the Lord. Thus says
the Lord GOD to these bones: I will cause breath to
enter you, and you shall live. I will lay sinews on
you, and will cause flesh to come upon you, and cover
you with skin, and put breath in you, and you shall
live; and you shall know that I am the Lord."...
Jesus said to his disciples,
"When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you
from the Father, the Spirit of truth who comes from
the Father, he will testify on my behalf. You also are
to testify because you have been with me from the beginning...