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Please review The Church of St. Michael & St. George's weekly e-newsletter to keep abreast of our events. Visit our online calendar for event
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Hospital Stay?  
Please let us know if you or a loved one is in the hospital. We want to be sure you are on the prayer list and if you would like to have a priest visit you. Please contact Debbie Fenner at communications@csmsg.org
or 314.721.1502.

"In the Loop!" 
A hearing loop for hearing aid and cochlear implant users has been installed in the main sanctuary. Loop listeners are available for those without a compatible hearing device. more  

Altar Flowers            
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Around Town
"Healing a House Divided"
Presiding Bishop, the Most Rev. Michael B. Curry, will speak at Washington University. more info

St. Louis University's Theological Department presents the 20th Annual
De Lubac lecture: "Christ, Creator, and Creature: Reflections on Christology and the Nature of Created Being"  featuring Dr. Rowan Williams, former Archbishop of Canterbury; on  March 7, at 7 PM at the Center for Global Citizenship Auditorium.
 
Let us know! 
If you or someone close to you has had a change in circumstances [in the hospital, moved to a nursing home, etc.], please call the Church at 314.721.1502, so we can help keep CSMSG in your life.
 
 
  

Questions?

Call CSMSG at 314.721.1502
or e-mail 

Laurie@csmsg.org
 
 
The Church of
St. Michael &  St. George
6345 Wydown Blvd. 
PO Box 11887 
Clayton, MO 63105 
314.721.1502 (p) 
314.721.4670 (f)
 
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Living Christ in This World
March 3-9, 2017
THE BANNER
Ms. Gretel Wakeham will be our Lenten Quiet Morning speaker. Quiet Morning will begin at 8 AM with a continental breakfast, and will end at 12 Noon with prayer in St. George's Chapel. Ms. Wakeham will also preach in church this Sunday.
 
THIS SUNDAY'S PREACHER
 
 
      March  5    Ms. Gretel Wakeham
     March 12    The Rev. Andrew J. Archie
     March 19    The Rev. Andrew J. Archie
     March 26    The Rev. Blake A. Sawicky     

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STEWARDSHIP 2017  
Truly a church for all seasons of your life; weddings, baptisms, crisis, holidays, death, CSMSG depends on pledge income for over 90% of the operating budget. In order to continue to be a sacred and powerful place for worship and service we need everyone's help. Pledge cards are in the pews or narthex at Church or contact us at the Stewardship office to send you one at Laurie@csmsg.org or 314.721.1502. 
 
3-Minute Daily Retreats 
Episcopal City Mission Benefits from Lenten Book Sales!  more 
THIS SATURDAY
March 4
Lenten Quiet Morning
"Finding Our Feet-- A Lenten Journey in the Celtic Christian Tradition."  Gretel Wakeham will be our speaker. Quiet Morning will begin at 8 AM with a continental breakfast, and will end at 12 Noon with prayer in St. George's Chapel. Ms. Wakeham will also preach in church on Sunday, March 5. 

THIS SUNDAY
Ms. Wakeham will preach in Church.

Rector's Forum Join the Rector in the Taylor Room following the 9:15 AM liturgy. Everyone is welcome.
   
The Spiritual Family Class meets Sunday in the Wydown Meeting Room from 10:30-11:10 AM. 

Sundays, March 5, 12, 19, 26 and April 2.
Confirmation Classes
10:30 AM   Sverdrup Room
A new adult confirmation class begins this Sunday. Contact Laurie if you are interested in being confirmed on Sunday, April 30. The Rev. Blake Sawicky will lead classes in the Sverdrup Room on Sunday mornings, 10:30 AM-11 AM. Contact Fr. Blake with questions.

Evensong
The Benedictine Abbey of Saint Mary and Saint Louis
500 South Mason Road in Creve Coeur
5 PM, 
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The Choir of CSMSG will mark the first Sunday of Lent by singing a service of Choral Evensong. Please plan to join us and be a part of this beautiful, contemplative liturgy to mark the closing of the day and our relationship with the Saint Louis Abbey.

Parent Focus Groups 
Parents of all ages and stages are asked to please sign up for one Parent Focus Group on Sunday, March 5, or Monday, March 6. Sign up for a one hour slot here. 

Sunday is the last chance to register for the Women's Retreat March 10-11, 2017  more
THIS WEEK
Friday, March 3
Friday Morning Women's Bible Study
7 AM Holy Eucharist  (St. Mary's Chapel) 7:30-8:30 AM (Library)
 
Monday, March 6
Monday Morning Women's Bible Study
9 AM in the Armstrong Room

Parent Focus Groups 
Parents of all ages and stages are asked to please sign up for one Parent Focus Group on Sunday, March 5, or Monday, March 6.   Sign up for a one-hour slot here

Tuesday, March 7
Church Service League 
Mother Ezgi begins the Annual Lenten Series  more 
 
Wednesday, March 8
Wonderful Wednesday: New classes in Lent!
5:30 PM Holy Eucharist; 6:15 PM Dinner; 6:45 PM Class; 8 PM Compline   more 

Thursday, March 9 and 16, April 6 and 20
CSMSG Book Club
7:30 PM    Sverdrup Room   more  
  
Friday, March 10    Saturday, March 11, 2017
Women's Retreat    The Mercy Center
Commuter Options Available!
more 
 
Sunday, March 12
Healing Eucharist
5:30 PM, 2nd Sunday of the month  Service includes prayers for healing along with Anointing with holy oil.

Tuesday, March 14
Steak & Stories: Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey P. Bonner, Dana Brown President and CEO of the St. Louis Zoo. more 
YOUTH MINISTRY

Thank you to all who cooked egg casseroles, volunteered, or came to eat pancakes for our SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE SUPPER!
 
Parent Focus Groups: Parents are encouraged to participate in a one-hour Parent Assessment on either Sunday, March 5, or Monday, March 6.  Please sign up here 

Middle School Mission Week   June 5-9 , in St. Louis  
 
High School Mission Trip  July 8-15 Rushville, IN,

YM Leadership Team Meeting
Sunday, March 5, 11:30 AM-12:30 PM, Armstrong Room

The Spiritual Family Class
Sundays, in the Wydown Meeting Room, 10:30-11:10 AM 
CHURCH SCHOOL  THIS SUNDAY
First Grade Parents are invited to their children's 9:15 AM service to watch the class act out the story of Jesus Calms the Storm. Please have your children meet in the Chapel to get ready for the skit.

Fourth and Fifth Graders Outreach Project is decorating backpacks for the children in Managua, Nicaragua (in their classrooms after their Chapel service)