At All Saints we know everyone has different needs and talents. We invite you to sample our activities and organizations. Join one if you wish or help us create something new. Here is a small selection of what we have to offer.
Book Chat - Join the upcoming fall book discussion of Honest to God by John A. T. Robinson. More than a million copies sold, popularizing Bonhoeffer, Bultmann, and Tillich's view on God, the Bible, Jesus Christ, and the Christian Life in fresh perspective. An approachable mere 150 pages. Met at the Gumina home Thursday, october 3, 7:00p.m.
Let's Do Dinner! - Tuesday, September 24 at Buck's Pit Stop, 6501 Kane Avenue, Hodgkins. The owner is a former NASCAR driver. The menu is American variety from sandwiches to burgers, salards, or fish. Sign up in the Cloiser or email the parish office. (Take East Ave south past Joliet Rd and "The Quarry" to Kane Ave. East on Kane to Buck's. Park on the corner where you turned in. Pass the library, Ideal School, and town offices. Parking on south side of the building (6501 Kane Ave). Enter from the parking lot.
Wednesday evening Bible Study - Deacon Dolan hosts an evening Bible Study at his home. Details in the bulletin. Current Study of St. Paul's Letter to the Romans. Call or email Deacon Dolan or signup in the Cloister. Upcoming dates are June 12, July 10, July 24, and August 7.
Please consider joining one of the following categories: Ushers, Acolytes, Lay Eucharistic Ministers, Lectors, Coffee Hour Hosts. If you are interested please let Chaplin Vickly know and for discussion.
New Social Group Needs You:
Interested in a new group for social cards or games? The idea would be to meet at the church for easy access. Is your preference once/month, once/week, or every 2 weeks? Mornings or afternoons? What are you interested in - Bridge, Poker, Canasta, Cribbage, pinochle, Scrabble, Rummy, something not listed? What would you like to learn? Interest in any or all, contact C.Stables or M.C. Torgler for details or with questions.
SAVE THE DATES! :
September 22 - Fisher House BBQ
October 6 - Pet Blessing Sunday
November 1 - All Saints Day; Bishop's Ball at the Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel
November 3 - All Saint's Sunday
November 22-23 - Diocesan Convention
December 8 - Lessons and Carols and All Saints Parish Christmas Party
December 15 - Fisher House Christmas Party
All Saints Depression Support Group
A spiritually based support group to provide a safe place for those suffering from or who have family or friends who suffer from anxiety or depression. The group will be initally led by Deacon Dolan and meet the 3rd Thursday of each month. Contact Deacon Dolan for more information. The first meeting is March 21 from 7-9:00p.m. at the church.
All Saints has its own Facebook page-Check it out. Once you set up your own page sign up on our page as a "fan" with just a click. That's all there is too it! You'll see all kinds of announcements for events, photos, messages, etc.
All Saints Episcopal Church Parish Hall is available for use by individuals and groups. Contact the Parish Office for information on availability, requirements, occupancy, and rates. 708-246-0300.