This week, Sunday, Nov. 15th, Lisa Paul will be our Stewardship Speaker. Lisa is a member of the Vestry - and as you can see from the picture, the Paul family are big fans of Family Camp!
Next week, Steve Gutierrez will be our Stewardship Speaker. Steve is also a member of the Vestry and a Family Camp fan!
Both Lisa and Steve in addition to being on the Vestry are part of our Strategic Planning group that has been meeting since September.
On November 22nd - Phil Roberson, (second from the left in the group photo) and Heather Thornton will be speaking about a wonderful Literacy Initiative in Laredo that we can help with.
Serving this Sunday
Eucharistic Minister - Frances Almaguer
Lector - Paulina Luan
Acolytes - Julia Glass, Olivia Glass, Diego Rubio
Acolyte Parent - Michele Gonzalez
Eucharistic Ministers - Cathey Moore, Mark Pease
Lector - Patricia Keck
Ushers - Rich Gillard, Jerry Robinson
Nursery - Mallory Miles, Sydney Miles
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This weekend - Its not too late to hear Dr. Bob Prichard, Church History professor at Virginia Seminariy at Christ Church SAN ANTONIO on Friday evening, and Saturday Morning. The title of his presentation is “Conversion, Sex and Money in the Episcopal Church” Register at: The Bishop Elliott Society page
Our Vestry will meet this coming Monday at 7:30 p.m. in the Sunday School Room off of the Parish Hall. Vestry meetings are public in case you want to sit in.
Also our Christian Ed Committee will be meeting on Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m in the Sunday School Room off of the Parish Hall.
Congratulations to John Richard Gentry and Elizabeth Hopson who will be united in Holy Matrimony on November 29th at Christ Church.
Finally, we will be having a local version of Camp Capers in June of 2016! This innovative program is a way to introduce Camp Capers in a local setting. Stay tuned for more details.
Christmas Ministry Opportunities
There are many ways to help the less fortunate in our community. Two opportunities thru Casa Misericordia Domestic Violence Shelter are the Sponsor Christmas for a Shelter Family (making sure the children get gifts) and helping the mothers and fathers wrap gifts on the 21, 22, and 23rd. Call Cristele at Casa to sponsor, and Dora to help with the gift preparation. Phone number is: 721-7408
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From our Pastor and Church Secretary