The Twenty-first Sunday After Pentecost

October 17, 2021

Mark 10:35-45


• Terri, Demetri, Marilyn, Matthew, AJ, John, José, April, Roger, Tom, Anne, Rich, Doug, Annie, Trevor, Anna, Andrew, Ryan, Lou, Jean, Grace, Debbie (Repose of Soul)


• Mon., Oct. 18 – Luke, Evangelist
• Tue., Oct. 19 – Henry Martyn, missionary
• Sat., Oct. 23 – James of Jerusalem, brother of Jesus

Coming Up

Sun., Oct. 17, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Feast of St. Luke Healing Eucharist. Prayers for those in the healthcare profession
Sun., Oct. 17, 11:30 a.m. – Vestry
Sun., Oct. 24, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Twenty-second Sunday After Pentecost
Sun., Oct. 24, 3 p.m. – Fall Concert Series: Folk music by David Brahinsky and Band
Sun., Oct. 31, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – All Hallows Eve
Sun., Nov. 7, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – All Saints Sunday
Wed., Nov. 3, 7 p.m. – All Souls Day Eucharist
Sat., Nov. 6, 9 a.m. – Highway cleanup. Meet in the church parking lot.
Sun., Nov. 7, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – All Saints Sunday


Ongoing Activities and Reminders

Adult Forum – Sundays at 9:15 a.m.  Starting Sep. 12, we’ll look at life through a more sustainable, Christian lens with the help of St. Francis of Assisi. We’ll use the book “Seeing Differently: Franciscans and Creation.”
100for100 Fund – Celebrating our 100th anniversary also requires preparing for the future. Our new “100for100 Fund” will help strengthen our endowment fund. Consider giving this year in some form of 100: $1.00, $10.00, $100, $1,000. Every gift has value, and no gift is too small. We are all called to prepare St. Philip’s for the future.
Church support – Thank you for your continual prayer and financial support during these times. You can send donations by mail or online on our Facebook page at or our website at Your continual generosity is amazing and humbling.
Church housekeeping – We need help cleaning the church and doing yard work. A signup sheet is on the bulletin board.
Altar flowers – Donations of altar flowers are welcome.
Liturgy – Become a reader.
Evangelism – Be an evangelist. Invite friends to view our services on Facebook.
Blessing Box – Our Blessing Box micro-larder is always open to take donations and help those in need. Suggested food items: Canned tuna, tomato sauce, rice, beans, instant potatoes, pasta, boxed raisins, protein and breakfast bars
Amazon Smile – When you buy from Amazon, log in to and benefit “St Philip’s Episcopal Church.”
McCaffrey’s receipts – Bring in receipts from any McCaffrey’s market in Pennsylvania or New Jersey. St. Philip’s will receive a donation of 1% of the receipt amount.
Online – Visit St. Philip’s on our website, Facebook and Instagram

In-Person Services

We hold Sunday Eucharist at 8:15 and 10:15 a.m., and Wednesday Eucharist at 7 p.m. Services take place outdoors with masks and social distancing, weather permitting, or indoors with a limit of 19 people per service. We live stream the following services on our Facebook page:

• Holy Eucharist — Sunday at 8:15 and 10:15 a.m., Wednesday at 7 p.m.
• Morning Prayer — Daily except Sunday at 8:30 a.m.
• Evening Prayer — Daily except Wednesday at 7 p.m.

You can view video recordings of the Sunday Eucharist on our Sermons page.

Worship Schedule

Holy Eucharist
• Sunday at 8:15 and 10:15 a.m.
• Wednesday at 7 p.m.

Morning Prayer
• Daily at 8:30 a.m. except Sunday

Evening Prayer
• Daily at 7 p.m. except Wednesday