Volume 9, Issue #34 - August 29, 2019 

In the name of Christ, we embrace all people to be nourished and empowered by the Holy Spirit to love and serve the world.
REMINDER: The parish office will be closed on Monday, September 2.
Choir Rehearsals Resume

Sunday, September 8

Meet at 9:30 a.m.
in the choir stalls

More singers are needed –
come join us!
Sunday School / Christian Formation Classes with
resume
Sunday, September 8,
led by Laura Buffenmyer.
All school-age youth are invited;
gather in the parish hall at 9:15 a.m.
Sunday Offerings

  • August 4: $4,231
  • August 11: $7,520
  • August 18: $5,954
  • August 25: $4,823
THE BROTHERHOOD OF ST. ANDREW will meet next on September 7, 2019 (every other Saturday), in the parish library at 10:00 a.m. This group endeavors to bring men and youth to Christ through the three-fold disciplines of Prayer, Study and Service. Contact William Legg ( wleggwork@msn.com ) for details.
CENTERING PRAYER group meets every Saturday morning, 10:00 - 10:30. All are invited and welcome to come and explore this ancient technique, meeting in the main church. For more information, contact Scott Kimbel, kskimbel@yahoo.com
THE DAUGHTERS OF THE KING will meet on Sunday, September 1 (FIRST Sunday of each month), in the parish library after the 10:30 service. Contact Judith Spencer for details ( jspencer254@yahoo.com )
Check out public service and activity schedules on the online church calendar at www.ascensionfrankfort.org/calendar

Find the Diocese of Lexington online at www.diolex.org 
Schedules & Teams
* UPDATED: September 1 - January 26 as of 8/29/19 *

September 1, 2019
Daily Office Lectionary
Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
Week of Proper 17, Year One – BCP 982
OR go to www.lectionarypage.net and choose by calendar date
  • BREAKFAST begins at 8:50 a.m. - free of charge to those in need; others may pay a small amount as able.

  • ADULTS gather at 9:15 a.m. in the library for "The Preacher's Forum." 

  • CHILDREN & YOUTH: Christian Formation/Sunday School - All ages please gather in the parish hall to go upstairs together as a group. Latecomers must be escorted by a parent to the upstairs classroom. Children of all ages are welcome and encouraged to attend all church services; a nursery is available for younger children starting at 9:15 a.m.
8:00 a.m. - Rite I
  • Chalice Bearer, Lector & PoP: Julia Tyson
  • Acolyte: Angela Goetter
10:30 a.m. - Rite II   
  • Chalice Bearer: Bob Bullock
  • Lector: Ron Gruzesky
  • Acolytes:  
  • C: Geoff Pinkerton
  • T: Ian Pinkerton & Sam Agne
  • Jubilee Streamers as available
  • Ushers: Jim King & Joyce Taylor
  • Altar Guild: T3 -  Michal Smith-Mello, Scott & Kathy Kimbel
  • Men's Club: T4 - Tim & Misty Agne, Charlie Caudill

COUNTERS:   TWO needed

VESTRY LOCKUP DUTY & Coffee Hour Coordinator this week: David Hurt

  • Vestry member responsible for lockup will also coordinate or supply snacks for Coffee Hour (reimbursable expense) and ensure kitchen cleanup is complete.

  • Jan Stevens is our Hospitality Coordinator - contact her by email at jstevens5@aol.com to discuss Coffee Hour questions, needs and procedures. If you can bring treats but need a helper, or vice versa, Jan can help you team up!
Intercessions for the Church: St. Michael’s, Lexington – The Rev. Laurie Brock, Rector, The Rev. Dcn. Emily Cardwell.

Recently in need of prayers: Adriane; Angela; Arlene; Bill; Dan; Debbie; the Duncan Family; Faye & Steve; Fred; Geoff & Heidi; Janice; John; Josh; June; Lara; Mary Jane; Tom.

Continuing concern: Betty; Collin; Darlene; David; Dillard; Doris & Charlie; Harry; Holly; Isaiah; James; Janet; Jean; Jim & Debbie; Jinks; John; Julia; Lee; Mac; Marilyn; Mary; Melissa; Natalie; Polly; Scott & Kathy; and Sherri. We also pray for those on active duty in the military: Daniel, Houston, Mary Jo, Nick, Seth, and Tanner.

Birthdays: 9/1 – Hal Grant; 9/5 – Milly Stewart. 

NOTICE:
Part of the strength of this congregation is our care and concern for each other. Please help us to do this by letting the church office know when you are ill, hospitalized, or otherwise in need of prayer and/or visitation. We especially want to serve you during these times.  Also, if we don’t have your birthday or anniversary on file, or if it appears incorrectly, please let us know!  Call the office at 502-223-0557 (messages are checked Tuesday thru Friday), or email curate@ascensionfrankfort.org
10:30 AM RITE II - John Martin, Organist

  • Prelude: I’ve got peace like a river - Paul Johnston
  • Opening Hymn: LEVAS 201 - I’ve got peace like a river
  • Gradual Psalm 81:1, 10-16 Exultate Deo
  • Gospel Acclamation
  • Offertory: Simple gifts - Paul Johnston
  • Sanctus: S 124  
  • Fraction Anthem: S 161
  • Communion Meditation: Abide with me - Paul Johnston
  • Closing Hymn: Hymnal 554 - ’Tis the gift to be simple - Simple Gifts
  • Postlude: Oh happy day - Paul Johnston

  Ritesong Online Music Library
Clergy and Staff

  • The Rev. Dr. William G. Brown, Associate Priest Emeritus 
  • The Rev. Deacon Rebecca A. Saager, Curate
  • The Rev. Deacon Susan E. Kurtz, Deacon
  • Mr. John B. Martin, Director of Music & Organist
  • Ms. Mona Landrum Proctor, Parish & Financial Administrator 
  • Mr. David Gierlach, Sexton



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