The Tenth Sunday After Pentecost

August 1, 2021

John 6:24-35


• El, Cody, Steve, Aaron, Matthew, AJ, John, Dan, José, April, Roger, Tom, Anne, Rich, Doug, Annie, Trevor, S.C., Y.Y., Anna-Helga (Repose of Soul)


• Sun., Aug. 1 – Joseph of Arimathea
• Mon., Aug. 2 – George Bragg Jr., priest
• Fri., Aug. 6 – The Transfiguration of the Lord
• Sat., Aug. 7 – John Mason Neale, priest

Coming Up

Sun., Aug. 1, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Tenth Sunday After Pentecost. Spirituality Series: Ignatian Spirituality
Sun., Aug. 1, 9:15 a.m. – First-Sunday Potluck
Wed., Aug. 4, 7 p.m. – Feast of the Transfiguration. Blessing of Fruit
Sun., Aug. 8, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Healing Eucharist. Guest preacher, the Rev. Cathy Kerr
Sun., Aug. 15, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Feast of Mary the Virgin. Wear some blue and bring some flowers to be blessed as we honor the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Sun., Aug. 15, 9:15 a.m. – Spirituality Series: Forum on Marian Spirituality
Sun., Aug. 22, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost
Sun., Aug. 22, 9:15 a.m. – Vestry Town Hall
Sun., Aug. 29, 8:15 and 10:15 a.m. – Fourteenth Sunday After Pentecost. Spirituality Series: Augustinian Spirituality. Guest preacher, Augustinian priest Joseph Menna


Folder Collection for The Simple Way – Once again we’re collecting two-pocket folders for The Simple Way community to give to schoolchildren in Kensington. Bring some folders to church between now and August 15.


Ongoing Activities and Reminders

Adult Forum – Sundays at 9:15 a.m. An 0ld-fashioned Bible study of the Sunday gospel.
100for100 Fund – Celebrating our 100th anniversary also requires preparing for the future. Our new “100for100 Fund” will help strengthen our endowment. 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
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, 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