St. Barnabas' Episcopal Church

We are called by God to see Christ in all persons,

grow in faith and live in joyful fellowship with all persons.

Please join us for worship on Sunday, March 19, 2023

  • 8 a.m. — Worship Service
  • 10:30 a.m. — Children's Sunday School
  • 10:30 a.m. — Worship Service, followed by coffee hour
  • Worship led by The Rev. David Lovelace

Click here for Sunday Worship information

Parish Potluck Brunch

  • March 19 after 10:30 a.m. worship 
  • Bring a breakfast/brunch dish to share
  • Breakfast casseroles, savory or sweet rolls
  • Fruits or salads
  • Beverages will be provided
  • Brought to you by the EPL team
  • For more information contact Betsy Flanagan

Please join us in welcoming The Reverend Deacon Cecily Sawyer Harmon to St. Barnabas. Rev. Deacon Cecily has been part of our worship team for several months now and is serving as our Deacon. If you would like to contact her, she can be reached at (302) 530-3493 or

Rogation Day

  • April 29 from 9 - 11 a.m.
  • Rain date May 7 from 1-3 p.m.
  • Annual Church and Rectory garden clean up.  
  • Bring your gardening tools, gloves, rakes, wheelbarrows, and shovels.
  • Weeding, edging and mulching the garden beds. 
  • Come join the fun of sprucing up our Church yard! 


Contact Dave Walker 302-239-9795.

Did you know that you can subscribe to St. Barnabas' events calendar? Check it out below:

St. B Events

Holy Week Worship Information

  • Maundy Thursday April 6 Worship at 7 p.m.
  • Good Friday Stations of the Cross 3 p.m.
  • Good Friday Worship at 7 p.m.
  • Holy Saturday Easter Vigil at 7 p.m.
  • Easter Sunday worship at 10:30 a.m. with champagne reception and Easter Egg hunt to follow

Table of Plenty Outreach:

The Community Church on Milltown Road

St. Barnabas is partnering with other churches in the area to provide assistance to those in need. We could use your help with this important ministry. Here is a list of items that we could use. Please contact Amy Quillen for more information. Thank you!

Safety Notice from our Wardens

There have been several cars broken into recently in the Brandywine Springs School parking lot. Please do not leave valuables in your car.

Simplified Bulletin coming Sunday!

We will begin using the Book of Common Prayer and the Hymnal 1982 (“Blue Book”) for most worship service content. Our goal is to start on March 19. Please help each other as we make this change. The Book of Common Prayer and Hymnals are in the pews and available online. Books can also be borrowed for use at home upon request.

Prayer Requests

  • Submit prayer requests to the Office by 9 p.m. on Tuesdays for inclusion in Sunday's bulletin
  • Prayer requests will remain in the bulletin for one month
  • Prayer and Praise Chain offers the opportunity for parishioners to pray four the needs of our parish family
  • Contact Leslie Walker to submit a name to the Prayer and Praise chain

Brief Survey from the Music & Communications

Search Team


Who Then is This?

Father David Beresford will lead a Lenten Course at St. Barnabas

  • Wednesday evenings in March, from 7 to 8 p.m. in the lounge/conference room
  • Weekly Bible reading, reflection, and discussion
  • Compline prayer
  • Exploring the Old Testament
  • Sharpening your awareness of Jesus' death and resurrection at Easter
  • Offered also on Zoom
  • For information contact Fr. David Beresford
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St. Barnabas Office Information

  • Phones are covered during office hours and after hours messages are checked daily. (302) 994-6607
  • Office hours: Tues. - Thurs. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • For pastoral care, contact Fr. David Beresford (302) 468-9062 or Fr. Ben Rockwell - (302) 994-1584  
  • Please call Greg Taylor for Pastoral Emergency (302) 766-4180

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Please submit announcement information for The St. Barnabas eNews to Beth Engler 

no later than Wednesday 9 p.m.