St. Alban's Episcopal Church
The Weekly Red Door
Sunday, August 1, 2021
Our vision for St. Alban's is to be a spiritual home
to share God's grace through worship, service, faith, and love. We welcome all and strive to promote justice, peace, and love in our communities
by following Jesus.
Worship, Learn, Care, Connect 
with us
Sunday Worship
10th Sunday after Pentecost
August 1, 2021

9:30 a.m.
Holy Eucharist
In Person & On Line Worship

3:33 p.m.
The 3:33 Service
This service will be held in person in
the Memorial Garden or Education Building

See Summer Worship schedule below
Altar Flowers
We are blessed to have beautiful flowers on our altar each Sunday. These are given by parishioners to the glory of God and in memory of loved ones and/or in thanksgiving for blessings received.

Currently we have 4 dates open. If you would like to provide the altar flowers please email Dani Rosler.
The open dates are:
8/22, 8/29, 9/05 and 9/19
Our Ministry Scheduler system is up and running again. Click on the "view Current Schedule" to check your schedule.
Studying the Scriptures
Our Lessons this week are:
(Note: this is Track 1)
Connect & Care

Coffee Hour

We can use another host for August 1st.
Scroll down on the sign up list to find these dates.
Connect and Learn
St Alban's Book Club is meeting each month.
Contact Laura Piazza or Rachel Barnes for meeting venue information. Most are at the church;
all dates and books are listed below.

August 9
"A Good Man is Hard to Find" (short story)
by Flannery O'Connor
September 13
The Trial of Lizzie Borden: A True Story
by Cara Robertson
October 11
I'll Be Gone in the Dark: One Woman's
Obsessive Search for the Golden State Killer
by Michelle McNamara
November 8
Silent Spring
by Rachel Carson
December 13
Snow Flower and the Secret Fan
by Lisa See
Connect and Care
The Social Concerns Committee is helping collect school supplies for The Dowd Education Center of the Homeless Families Foundation (HFF). HFF has been assisting the children throughout the pandemic, serving over 700 families and over 1,000 children, and supplies are needed. 

      This collection will be
through September 12. 
A list of requested items is noted below
will also be available on the Living Room table.

A collection box will be in the Living Room.

   Backpacks (character bags for children K-5)          
 Fine black Sharpie markers
   Plastic pocket folders (w/without prongs)                     Composition notebooks (college rule)
Markers      Crayons   Colored Pencils                                                                    
               Scissors (blunt)     Rulers
               3 ring 1-inch notebooks  Graph paper    
               3 hole notebook paper, both college and wide rule                
Tissues Index Cards Pencil Boxes/pouches             
             Calculators basic and scientific (can be used)                        Clorox/Lysol wipes
               Art Smocks    Gallon and sandwich zip-loc baggies
               Hand sanitizer

               If you wish to mail or drop off a check, make it payable to St. Alban’s and write HFF School Supplies in the memo line.

            Thank you for your participation with this ministry.
The children need the help provided by the HFF Education Center.
These supplies are needed to help them and are greatly appreciated.
Caring and Sharing
July's partner is

LifeCare Alliance
Donations are gratefully accepted for LifeCare Alliance through July.
You may make a donation on line by following this link: On-Line Donation Form-Check and/or Credit Cards accepted

Weekly Services
Summer Sunday Worship Schedule  
Now through September 5th
August 1st: 9:30 am service--
ONE service Sunday morning 
3:33 pm service
Sunday afternoon
Equipping the Saints gathering
On vacation until the fall
Every Monday e-Compline 8:00 pm 
live-stream Facebook page HERE
Healing Service 
We will resume this service on
Wednesday, September 22 at 10:30 AM.
If you would like the Anointing of the Sick,
please let Father Devin, Eileen or Ernestine know.

Every Wednesday, Morning Prayer
8:00 a.m. Facebook Page HERE
Other Opportunities for Worship

Pastoral Care 
Contact Information
Fr. Devin can be reached via email
by calling/texting his cell phone (330 831-4815)

You may also contact Eileen Becknell or Ernestine Ujah
(click on their names to send an email)
or call the church office at 614-253-8549.

Email the Pastoral Care team: CLICK HERE

Anyone in the parish may use this email if they or someone they know has a pastoral care concern. All calls and emails are confidential. 

PLEASE NOTE: Unless you notify the church or one of the Pastoral Care leaders, we do not know if a parishioner is ill or in the hospital and needs/wants prayers, visits or assistance of any kind.  We want to help. Hospitals do not notify the church.

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