Staying Connected as a Faith Community
Thursday, May 25, 2023

CLICK HERE to head to St. Mary's YouTube channel for service on Sunday.
***In-Person & Livestreamed***

Holy Eucharist
St. Mary's ~ 9AM

Celebrant: Fr. Shaw Mudge
Coffee Hour Hosts: Loretta Symons, Rod Jenson, and Beth Bickley,

CLICK HERE for the bulletin
Altar Flowers for May 28th

In memory of Lloyd A. Davidson
It’s Time to Vote!
**Ballots are due TODAY**

If you haven't already handed in your ballot, you may still hand deliver it today by placing it in the mailbox on the office porch.

Ballots will be counted and logged by a team from both parishes on Friday, May 26, and the chosen name will be announced on Pentecost Sunday, May 28 at both churches.

Thanks for taking part in this important effort!
St. John's Worship Opportunities
Sundays 8am & 10am
523 Hartford Turnpike
Vernon, CT
*NOTE: Memorial Day weekend there will be one service at 9AM for St. John's
Click the picture link above to view this past Sunday's service from St. John's
Sunday Livestream at 10am (*9am)

You do not need to be a Facebook member to view the livestream on Sunday morning at 10am

If you would like to view live, CLICK HERE to head to the page to the Facebook page on Sunday morning.
Garden Work Day

All are invited to join in planting the garden at St. John's this Saturday, May 27th at 9am. Bring gloves and a trowel!
Monthly Joint Worship Reminder

Next Joint Worship: June 18th @ St. John's

Going forward the 3rd Sunday of every month will be joint worship at St John's as we build our relationship and strengthen our life in Christ together.
CLICK HERE to register for RHJR Gathering
Weeknight Compline on Zoom
@ 7:30pm

Monday: Carol
Wednesday: Andrea

This short service from The Book of Common Prayer can be found in the BCP on page 127 or you may access the prayer book online at

Join Zoom Meeting:
1 929 205 6099 

Meeting ID: 856 0827 5573
Passcode: 41Park

If you would like to make a 2023 pledge to support God’s work through St. Mary's Church CLICK HERE
NOTE: Next week the prayer list will be refreshed please contact Andrea Burr if you would like a name to remain on the prayer list going forward.
Prayers of the People

Please take a moment to lift these names up in your prayers. Send any prayer requests to Andrea Burr at Andrea will relay the prayer need to the prayer team and will update the Prayers of the People list weekly.

Italicized names are newly added this week
All those suffering in mind, body, or spirit
Geoff Olivier
Jane Bensche
Carol Mallett
Jennifer and Jerry Hrycyszyn
Hrycyszyn Family in Ukraine
Cliff Dubiel
Joseph Longo
Betty Keehner
Ellen Schmedding
Amber Mallett
Edna Hennessey
John Jr.
Shirley McGarry
Wayne Keith
Lois Johnson
Lynette Wilson
Mikie Cook
Joyce Banks
Andy Zeidler
Sylvia, Carlson, and Carlson Rogers, Jr.
Caleb, Meriah, and Tom
Miriam Gustow
Pat Bourret
Denise Donze
Zeke Lane and his parents, Kari and Troy
Joyce Porter
Elliott (Nick) Georgeady
Beth Lavalette
Nancy Mann
Dale Breault
Richard Bohadik
Joan Bohadik
Mechelle Olórtegui
Kris Armogida
Lanie Turner
Those who have died
Desmond O’Neill
Joan Stauch
Lawrence Cassells
Marv Thon
Rev. Joseph Bourret
Allen Piper, Jr.
Christopher Marvin
Veronica Feragne
The Rev. Beth Hoffmann
Robert “Bob” Taylor
Joan Sheffield
Don Sineti
Bruce Green
Elaine Gillotte
Lea Dubiel
Stephanie Kwasnicki
Dot Garrison
R J Wiles
Bob Newton
Pat Hetu
Sonia Grosvenor
Bryan Teti
Rev. Deacon Dianne Worley 

Comfort for their families and for all who mourn

Thanksgiving for

Our Priest in Charge, Fr. Shaw Mudge

Our Wardens, Officers & Vestry leadership

For our partner school, Bennet Academy

For the work of the Greater Hartford Interfaith Action Alliance (GHIAA)

For our friends at Concordia, Emanuel and Saint John’s, Vernon
Sunday Altar Flower Donations 

Altar flower donations may be made as a memorial or a thank offering for a family member, friend or event. Please send donations to Sandy in the office marked with the desired month and name of the loved one. All floral arrangements are purchased from Brown's Flowers.