ASCENSION and PENTECOST

Today we celebrated the Feast of the Ascension of Jesus Christ - 40 days after Easter Day - marking the conclusion of Jesus' post-resurrection appearances and his ascension into heaven.

In another 10 days it will be Pentecost, which will bring to conclusion the Great 50 Days of Easter. To learn more about Pentecost, you are invited to check out this video from Acts8Movement.org:


 

News & Announcements
   
 
CHRISTIAN FORMATION:

CHILDREN - "Godly Play 1" and "Godly Play 2" - Every Sunday,  9:15 a.m. - contact Frances Kirchhoff (francesck@bellsouth.net).

ADULTS - "The Preacher's Forum" - Every Sunday, 9:15 a.m. - contact Father Neat ( rector@ ascensionfrankfort.org ).

CAYA teens and youth are on summer break; meetings will resume with the new school year. For more information, contact Kristi Buffenmyer ( kbuffenmyer@yahoo.com).
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HELP!  SUMMER SCHEDULES FOR MINISTRIES - 
With summer activities come changes to Sunday availabilities. Every week, please check the "Ministries Schedule" that is posted on the office window to review your upcoming assignments over the next few weeks. If you know you will not be available on a particular date(s), or if you need to be on a different team rotation, please mark that schedule as far in advance as possible -OR- tell or email Deacon Rebecca ( curate@ascensionfrankfort.org ). 

The same schedule is always included in the eWeekly newsletter as a PDF file - see below.  

LAST CALL FOR 2017 GRADUATES! The deadline is May 31 to us know who "our" church graduates are this year, whether from high school, college, or other significant program. We are compiling a list, and need your help to let us know if you, your friends or family members are graduating in 2017. Call Mona at 502-223-0057, or email info@ascensionfrankfort.org

HEAVENLY HILLTOP RAILROAD TRAIN RUN - Saturday, June 3
Please join Deacon Rebecca and Don Saager for family fun and fellowship. All are welcome! Pot-luck dinner will start around noon; trains will run from 10-4. Check out the trains online at http://tinyurl.com/heavenlyhilltop  - and pick up a flyer if you need directions. 

FRANKFORT READING CAMP - June 19-23, 2017 
Deacon Rebecca Saager will again serve as Director. Please contact her to offer your support ( curate@ascensionfrankfort.org or 502.223.0557).

Treasurer's Corner

May -  Weekly Income:   
  • 5/7/17 -   $ 3,708
  • 5/14/17 - $ 5,156
  • 5/21/17 - $ 5,149

MINSMinistries Schedule

  May 28 - July 16, PDF FORMAT
Seventh Sunday of Easter
Sunday, May 28, 2017

Daily Lectionary: Year One 
Week of 7 Easter, Year One (5/28/17) - BCP 964

Click here for READINGS
www.lectionarypage.net

8:00 a.m. - Rite I
  • Subdeacon: Susan Kurtz
  • Chalice Bearer: Pauline Van Horn
  • Lector &  Prayers of the People: Mac Elliott  
  • Acolyte: S tuart Brown
10:30 a.m. - Rite II     
  • Subdeacon: Susan Kurtz
  • Chalice Bearer: Mac Elliott
  • Lector: Lara Heady
  • Acolytes: 
  • C : Jordan Masters & Jillian Word
  • T:   Dylan & Mia Kinnett
  • JS: Peyton Heady, Hannah Lee
  • Ushers: Kristi & Laura Buffenmyer
     
  • Altar Guild:  T4 - Rick & Sue Kurtz, Debbie & Jim Kimbrough, Jim King 
  • Men's Club: T2 - Jim Kimbrough, Jim King, Starla Yount
COFFEE HOUR:   (Reimbursable Vestry Pickup - Kristi Buffenmyer)  
  • Jan Stevens is our Hospitality Coordinator - contact her by email at jstevens5@aol.com. If you would like to host Coffee Hour, please sign up on the printed sheet on the office window.  
COUNTERS:  TWO  n eeded
VESTRY LOCKUP DUTY:  Kristi Buffenmyer
Prayers

Intercessions for the Church: St. Alban's Church, Morehead - The Rev. Keila Thomas, Priest in Charge. 

Recently in need of prayers: Alice; Ann; Avadot & Amy; Bob; Collin; Darlene; David; Debbie; Dillard; Donna; Duncan & Jo; Elena; Faye & Steve; Gail; Jamie & family; Jan; Jenny; Jim & Debbie; Judy; Keila; Lara; Linda; Luke; Natalie; Nancy Jo; Natasha, Mickey & Camron; Polly; Ruth; Scott; Shelia; Sherri; Walt & Betsy; Will & Trish. 

Continuing concern: Alfred; Bettie; Bill C.; Bill N.; Billy B.; Bob; Caleb; Doris & Charlie; Harrison; Hope; Jean; Jinks; John; Julia; Leigh G.; Maggie; Marilyn; Mike E.; Ruth; Sarah; Scott & Kathy; Twister, Barkley & Fran; and Willie. We also pray for those on active duty in the military: Daniel, Houston, Nick, and Seth. 

Birthdays:  5/30 -Rebecca Saager; 6/2 - Jeff Laird; 6/3 - Donald Saager. 

Anniversaries:  5/30 - Craig & Cindy Aossey. 
Music
  • Prelude:   L'Ascension: IV. Prière du Christ montant vers son Pére (Prayer of Christ mounting toward his Father)Oliver Messiaen
  • Opening Hymn:  Hymn 214 - Hail the day that sees him rise - Llanfair 
  • Gloria:  S 280 - Glory to God in the highest
  • Offertory: Hymn 217 - A hymn of glory let us sing 
     
  •  Sanctus:  S 129 - Holy, holy, holy Lord
  • Fraction Anthem  
     
  • Communion Hymn:  LEVAS 183 - Be not dismayed whate'er betide 
     
  • Closing Hymn:  Hymn 495 - Hail, thou once despised Jesus! - In Babilone
     
  • Postlude: Suite médiévale: Prélude Jean Langlais
Clergy and Staff
  • The Rev. William Jessee Neat, Rector
  • The Rev. Dr. William G. Brown, Assisting Priest (Retired) 
  • The Rev. Nancy S. Farley, Assisting Priest (Retired) 
  • The Rev. Linda McCloud, Assisting Priest (Retired)
  • The Rev. Deacon Rebecca A. Saager, Curate
  • Mr. John B. Martin, Director of Music & Organist
  • Ms. Mona Landrum Proctor, Parish & Financial Administrator 
  • Mr. David Gierlach, Sexton
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