All Things St. Philip's 
June 16, 2022
Soul Fire Saturday
June 18, 5-7 pm

Thanks to all who participated in our Youth Sunday service, and congratulations to the youth of St. Philip’s as they move "Onward and Upward!"
Juneteenth: A Celebration of Freedom
Sunday, June 19, 5 pm
St. James's Episcopal Church
1205 West Franklin Street, Richmond

This will be a concert of organ music and spirituals by Dr. Carl Haywood, pre-eminent organist, conductor, composer, and creative force behind St. James's annual MLK evensong. All are welcome!
St. James's is looking for any St. Philip's members who may be interested in being greeters. If you are, please reach out to Larry Clark.
All women in the Episcopal Church are members of the ECW (Episcopal Church Women) and are invited to attend this years Women's Retreat.
Barack Obama Field Day
Wednesday, June 22

Volunteers are needed with set-up and passing out water and freeze-pops. A tent will be provided for passing out water. Please reach out to Cynthia Dyson or the church office, if interested in volunteering. Two shifts are available:
First Shift
Set-up: 8-8:30 am
Field Day activities: 8:30-10:30 am
Second Shift
Set-up: 10:30-11 am
Field Day activities: 11 am-1 pm
Sunday Services are held weekly at 8 and 10:30 am

The 10:30 service will continue to be livestreamed on Zoom, Facebook, and YouTube.

A few guidelines:
  • Masks are required to be worn by all.
  • Although registration is not required, sign-in and temperatures will be taken upon arrival to the service.
  • Coffee hour will not resume at this time.
  • Bible study takes place at 9 am, immediately following the 8 am service, and will continue to serve those that call in.

If you have any further questions, please reach out to the office at (804) 321-1266 or We look forward to seeing you at St. Philip’s!
By Phone:
Dial: (301) 715-8592
Meeting ID: 842 9248 5996
By Computer:
Click Virtual Prayer Services on Facebook:
Sunday Morning Bible Study

Dial-in: (978) 990-5000
Access Code: 656298#

Please note: Church School/Bible Study will be held at 9 am following the 8 am service, and we will continue to serve those who dial-in at 9.  
Tuesday Night Prayer
8 pm

Join us online from our website or Facebook profile.

For the other nights of the week, we encourage you to create
your own practice and end your day in conversation with God.
Wednesday Noon Prayer

Dial-in number: (978) 990-5000
Access code: 870051 #

All are welcome!
Prayer List for This Week

Diocesan Cycle of Prayer: Pohick Church in Lorton, St. Peter's Church in Port Royal, and Wicomico Parish in Wicomico

Anglican Communion Cycle of Prayer: Province of the Episcopal Church
of South Sudan

Metropolitan Richmond Cycle of Prayer: We pray for the churches and religious institutions of Metropolitan Richmond: For seminaries, Bible colleges, and schools training persons for vocations in ministry and for the students, faculty, and staff of these institutions

Members of Our Sister Church: St. John the Baptist Anglican Church in Boipatong, South Africa

All in Need of Healing: Errol Allick, Mary Carter, Alexander Corbett, Amaya Gavins, Eva Hicks, Alaina LaVonne, Robinette Miller, Edmund Moore, Romaine Morgan, Pam Southall, Clementine Washington, Ed West, Cynthia Smith Williams, John Williams, and Beverly Woody

Members of Our Armed Forces: Satchel Bacon, Brian Beatty, Reginald Coleman, Talon Cowgill, Tanya Cowgill, Deja Freeney, Deneisha Freeney, Vernon Harmon, Chauncey Hodge, Sa’ad McNeil, Franklin Morton Jr., Joseph Murray III, Benjamin Neely, Kevin B. Stallings, Vernon Threatt, and Travis Tuck
WARNING About Emails Spoofing Clergy

Please be aware that Rev. Marlene will NEVER reach out to you individually asking for any type of gift card or financial contribution. Our clergy will ONLY email you from their church addresses with the domain of If you receive an email that claims to be from Rev. Marlene with an urgent request, please check the email address, do not respond and report the email to your ISP. If you have questions or concerns call the church office at (804) 321-1266.
Ways to Donate to St. Philip's

Check - Send to PO Box 27492, Richmond VA 23261
Credit Card or Bank Account - Click here
Online Banking & Electronic checks - Set up payment with your bank
PayPal - Click here to donate or go to our website and click GIVE
Text - Text GIVE to (833) 959-2287
Rev. Marlene works remotely on Mondays and Wednesdays and can be reached by phone (804) 356-8216 or email

Tuesday and Thursday, 10 am - 2 pm
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

If you have a pastoral care need or an emergency and cannot reach Rev. Marlene directly, contact the Senior Warden, Thomas Beatty 
(804) 310-4742
To schedule a meeting with Rev. Marlene, please call, email, or use this link:
Vestry Members, Staff, and Ministry Areas
Rev. Marlene E. Forrest, Rector
SENIOR WARDEN: Thomas Beatty

TREASURER: Vickie Seymour

REGISTER: Carolyn Lanier

Ernie Armstrong
Carol Arrington-Sims
Tim Brown
Alan Foster, Sr.
Melissa Greene
Nathaniel Lewis
Sarah McDermott
To learn about a specific ministry or associated programs, please contact the vestry liaison for more information.

Community Engagement:
Ernie Armstrong

In the near term, vestry liaisons will be assigned to:
WORSHIP (All things Sunday morning)


MINISTER OF MUSIC: Dr. Willis L. Barnett
VERGER: Nathaniel Lewis
SEXTON: Richard LeTang
St. Philip's Episcopal Church
(804) 321-1266