Contents
Sermons Available
Bible Study on Audio Now!
Church Directory
Hot Breakfast
Shrove Tuesday Mardi Gras
Ash Wednesday Services
2019 Contribution Envelopes
Annual Silver Tea
St. Luke's Book Club
Lay Pastoral Care Ministry
Mar. 2 & 3 / Guest Minister
2019 Concert Season
Vestry Person of the Day
February Calendar of Events
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Upcoming Events

VALENTINE'S DAY DINNER
[RSVP Required]
February 9 at 7:00pm

FINANCE COMMITTEE MEETING
February 11 at 10am

DAUGHTERS OF THE KING MEETING
February 12 at 6:30pm

ANNUAL SILVER TEA EVENT
February 17 at 11am

YPAS CONCERT CHOIR WITH CHORAL EVENSONG
February 17 at 5:00pm

VESTRY MEETING
February 18 at 6:00pm

ST. LUKE'S BOOK CLUB
February 19 at 6:00pm

CENTERING PRAYER
February 26 at 6pm

BROTHERHOOD OF ST ANDREW MEETING
March 2 at 8:30am


Church Directories
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Ministry Links
Lay Pastoral Care Committee

St. Luke's Men's Group
{Brotherhood of St Andrew}

St. Luke's Women's Group
{Daughters of the King}

Clergy

Staff
St. Luke's Episcopal Church 
1206 Maple Lane, Anchorage, KY 40223
February 7, 2019
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Hot Breakfast
Breakfast this coming Sunday, February 10, will be provided by guest chef, Priscilla Bond.  
 
Please plan on joining everyone in Board Hall between 8:30am and 9:45 where you will not only enjoy great food but a time for fellowship.   
   
Shrove Tuesday Mardi Gras 
On Tuesday, March 5th, we will be holding our annual youth-sponsored Shrove Tuesday Mardi Gras event.   
 
Starting at 6pm in Board Hall, we'll honor the traditional eating of breakfast for dinner.  There'll be plenty of live music on the stage, and a King & Queen cake, complete with a hidden baby Jesus, so that we can crown our new Shrove Tuesday royalty.   
Contributions will be taken at the door, and all profits will be used for youth outreach efforts.  The youth of Anchorage Presbyterian will be working with ours for this event.  We know that will make it even more crowded than usual, but don't let that dampen your enthusiasm.   
 
Let's make a good showing to welcome our guests and support the youth of both congregations.
 
Ash Wednesday Services 
On Wednesday, March 6th, we will begin a holy observance of Lent with Ash Wednesday.  Imposition of Ashes and Holy Communion will be offered at 7am, 12noon, and 7pm.   
 
We encourage everyone to participate in this act of penitence and perspective-building, as we are all reminded that each of us "is dust, and to dust shall return."
 
2019 Contribution Envelopes
are available at both main entrances to the church.  
 
Please be sure to sign your name (legibly) AND the envelope box number on the sheets provided. If you don't, we have no way of identifying your cash donations.  
 
This is the last weekend the offering envelopes will be available at the church. As always, they are available at the church office.
 
St. Luke's Annual Silver Tea Event 
St. Luke's Annual Silver Tea will be Sunday, February 17, in Board Hall following the 10:00am service.   St. Luke's has hosted the Silver Tea for over 45 years. Donations support Home of the Innocents which provides shelter and care for children who are without support when their families are in trouble. A representative for the Home will speak at the Tea.
 
This year's Tea reception will feature tea, coffee, wine, etc. and finger foods. Anyone who can donate, please bring finger foods to Board Hall. If you need child care, please contact the church office in advance and we will gladly provide it. Come enjoy the fellowship and participate in outreach.
 
In 2011, St. Luke's received the Childfriend of the Year award from Home of the Innocents for all the support we have given them over these many years. Let's generously support the Home again this year!

St. Luke's Silver Tea Committee: Caroline Eddleman, Jamiee Goodman, Dot Hood, Ann Phillips, Calvin Riley Pinney, Nancy Rath and Brenda Stettenbenz
 
St. Luke's Book Club 
YOU ARE INVITED to St Luke's Book Club on February 19 at 6:00.  
 
Our book selection for February is The Story of Edgar Sawtelle written by David Wroblewski.
This book is, all at once, a mystery, a thriller, a ghost story, and a literary tour de force.  It is an authentic epic, long and lush, full of backstory and observed detail which mimics life.  Edgar was born mute, led an angelic life on a remote Wisconsin farm with some wonderful, unique Sawtelle dogs until his Father mysteriously died.  He and his mother attempted to continue the kennel operations and administration.  His Uncle started to help them and then...!   
 
MEETING INFO : Lyman House, February 19, THIRD (3rd) Tuesday monthly at 6:00 PM for 2+- hours of rousing conversations and introductions to books of almost every genre. At the end of each meeting, we discuss books for the next month's selection, so bring your suggestions with you. We invite you to join us!

Lay Pastoral Care Ministry 
Pastoral care is a ministry provided by volunteer parishioners to individuals needing home, hospital, nursing home or rehabilitation facility visitations. Arrangements can be made for communion and meals as requested. All information is confidential unless you give permission to share with others.

CALL THE CHURCH OFFICE TO LET US KNOW YOUR NEEDS.

Reminder, if you do go to the hospital, let the hospital know your church affiliation or try to have your caregiver do so.

Our ministry is here for you in time of need so remember to call the church office at 245-8827 or e-mail at admin@stlukesanchorage.org
 
March 2 & 3 / Guest Minister 
On the weekend of March 2 and 3, we will welcome the Reverend Holly Ostlund as our preacher at all 3 of our Eucharist.   
 
She will also offer a presentation at 9:00 on Sunday in Board Hall and give us an opportunity to ask questions.  An Episcopal priest, she speaks for the Third World destitute served by Food For The Poor, an interdenominational ministry providing food, clothing, medical care, housing, school supplies and economic development programs in the Caribbean and Latin America.   
 
Rev. Holly travels most weekends for Food For The Poor introducing people of The First World to the people of The Third World.  Holly lives in Palm Beach Gardens, FL with her adult son, Grant and canine 'rescue,' Sahara.  Weekdays Holly is a Palm Beach County hospice chaplain

Please mark your calendars for our 6 th concert season 2019
These events will begin at 5:00 pm:
 
February 17
- YPAS Concert Choir, with Choral Evensong  
 
March 18 at 7:00pm - Derby City Brass Band (NOTE: Different start time)
 
March 31 - Glenna Metcalf, organist, with Lenten Meditations and Carols sung by the choir
   
Vestry Person of the Day for February 10

Bob Towler


The Vestry Person on Duty (VPOD) is responsible for assisting the Rector with welcoming newcomers and closing the church after worship has been conducted.


February 2019 Calendar     
 
Feb 7 at 6pm : Reflections Rehearsal (church)
 
Feb 9 at 5:30pm : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
at 7:00pm : Valentine's Day Dinner (RSVP - Board Hall)
 
Feb 10 at 8am : Holy Eucharist Rite I service
at 8:45am : Weekly Breakfast (Board Hall)
at 9:10am : Adult & Children's Sunday School
at 10am : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
 
Feb 11 at 10am : Finance Committee meeting (Lyman House)
at 4:50pm : Community Youth Service Band (church)
 
Feb 12 at 4:50pm : Community Youth Service Band (church)
at 6:30pm : Daughters of the King meeting (Board Hall)
 
Feb 13 at 9:45am : Wednesday morning bible study (Board Hall)
at 7:15pm : Adult (Chancel) Choir Rehearsal (church)
 
Feb 14 at 6pm : Reflections rehearsal (church)
 
Feb 16 at 10:30am : Silver Tea set up (Board Hall)
at 5:30 pm : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
 
Feb. 17 at 8am : Holy Eucharist Rite I service
at 8:45am : Weekly Breakfast (Board Hall)
at 9:10am : Adult & Children's Sunday School
at 10am : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
at 11am : Annual Silver Tea Event
at 5:00pm : YPAS Concert Choir, with Choral Evensong (church)
 
Feb. 18 at 4:50pm : Community Youth Service Band (church)
at 6pm : Vestry meeting (Lyman House)
 
Feb 19 at 4:50pm : Community Youth Service Band (church)
at 6:00pm : St. Luke's Book Club (Lyman House)
 
Feb 20 at 9:45am : Wednesday morning bible study (Board Hall)
at 6:30pm : Inter Ministry Group (Lyman House)
at 7:15pm : Adult (Chancel) Choir Rehearsal (church)
 
Feb 21 at 6pm : Reflections rehearsal (church)
 
Feb 23 at 5:30 pm : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
 
Feb 24 at 8am : Holy Eucharist Rite I service
at 9:10am : Adult & Children's Sunday School
at 10am : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
 
Feb 25 at 4:50pm : Community Youth Service Band (church)
 
Feb 26 at 4:50pm : Community Youth Service Band (church)
at 6pm : Centering Prayer (Lyman House)
 
Feb 27 at 9:45am : Wednesday morning bible study (Board Hall)
at 7:15pm : Adult (Chancel) Choir Rehearsal (church)
 
Feb 28 at 6pm : Reflections rehearsal (church)
 
Mar 2 at 8:30am : Brotherhood of St. Andrew meeting (Board Hall)
at 1pm : Private Party (Board Hall)
at 5:30 pm : Holy Eucharist Rite II service
 
Contact Information
St. Luke's Office : Hours : Mon.-Thur. 9AM - 3PM & Fri. 9AM - 1PM
502-245-8827 // admin@stlukesanchorage.org