Visit All Saints at 151 N. Main, Brooklyn, MI 49230 (517) 592-2244. See map below.

 Welcome to All Saints Episcopal Church


Sunday service starts at 10:30 a.m. followed by coffee and snacks in Foster Hall




Sandy's Advent Sermon

John's Homily from Sunday

Bishop Gibbs from Sunday






Church Happenings

Next Bishop’s Committee meets: Jan.28th. Pot Luck after with plenty of food for everybody.

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Notice:
Christmas Eve we will have Advent 4 Morning Prayer at 10:30am.

Christmas Eve Mass will start at 7:30pm with Sandy and Cole.

There will be no Christmas Day Mass.

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Dec. 17: Blue Christmas: at St. Aiden’s, 361 E. Grove Ave., Michigan Center. 3:30 p.m. If you know of anyone who might like to attend this service and needs a ride contact the Rev. Dcn. Linda Shafer at lshafer@umich.edu.


January  6: Grief Recovery is an 8 week course with Rev. Dr. Stephen Murphy. Cost is $25 and includes handbook. Check the bulletin board for details or talk to Anne.


There are many worthy causes to which you may donate time, food, money, and clothing: Warm the Children, InterFaith Shelter, Food Pantries, Toys for Tots, Adopt a Family. Check with the Community Action Agency for more information on these and many other organizations that work with people in need.


Community Dinner - Dec 20th:(Third Wed. of every month.) Scalloped potatoes and Ham by Chef Anne.
(If you would like to Chef a community dinner please let one of the B.C. members know so we can put you on the schedule.)





Upcoming Servers:

Dec. 17: Holy Eucharist with Rev. Deb and  John.

Dec. 24: Morning Prayers at 10:30am, then Christmas Eve Mass with Rev Sandy and Cole.

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Al-Anon will be holding weekly meetings here on Thursdays starting at 7:30 pm. This is an open group and anyone is welcome to attend.

We have several lay Eucharistic Visitors who are ready and willing to deliver Communion to anyone who requests it. If you know someone please contact Cole to set an appointment.
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Youth for Understanding is looking for host families to house foreign exchange students. If you are interested please call 989-777-4420 ext. 4247.


If you need a pledge card or number please see Cole or Harry.
Have a Cool Idea for church-related activities? Contact any BC member or come to one of our meetings.

If you would like to contribute to the alter guild for flowers or candles, please contact Holly or Anne. The guild does not have fundraisers or special monies and so they are dependent on the generosity of individuals like you.

We are using the favorite hymns suggested by several parishioners. If you would like to see one of yours incorporated into the service write down the name and put it on the secretaries desk.

There are several Sundays still available for memorial flowers. Please see Holly or check out the chart in the Guild Hall for details and dates.






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All Saints Episcopal Church
151 N. Main Street, Brooklyn, MI 49230
www.BrooklynAllSaints.org

The Right Rev. Wendell N. Gibbs Jr., Bishop
The Rev. Linda Shafer, Deacon

Cole Seeler, Warden
104 Camelot, Brooklyn, MI 49230
734-231-8903

John Messimer, Secretary & Treasurer
517-592-2244 (church) or 517-937-7774 (cell)

Bishop's Committee Members
Sandy Clark   Wanda Muncy
Holly Cogan   Jim Muncy   Anne Schepeler
(Bishop's Committee Meeting is the 4th Sunday of every month)



Worship Leaders
Cole Seeler   John Messimer
Anne Schepeler

Lectors
Anne Schepeler   John Messimer   Cole Seeler
Wanda Muncy   Paul Newsom


Eucharistic Ministers
Cole Seeler   Anne Schepeler
John Messimer   Paul Newsom

Eucharistic Visitors
Sandy Benes     Cole Seeler
Anne Schepeler   John Messimer

Ushers
Cole Seeler   Harry Cogan   Jim Muncy