NATIONAL ACOLYTE FESTIVAL VIDEO: In case you missed watching on the live stream, during the festival, here is the link to the video is: https://cathedral.org/event/
The procession of our fabulous All Saints' acolytes is from 33:36 min to 34:43 min. Check it out! If you look closely you can just catch a little bit of Caileigh Dowell doing the Holy Lasso. Then it cuts to the priests and the choir cracking up with joy! Way to go All Saints'!
MONDAY, OCTOBER 14th - SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20th:
DAY SCHOOL BOOK FAIR at BookPeople. You can also order online at www.bookpeople.com. Please add “All Saints’ Episcopal Day School Book Fair” in the comments section at checkout and a donation is made to the school.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 15th:
Cynthia Day Off.
MORNING PRAYER - 7:30 a.m. in the Church.
DEADLINE for articles and events to be in the November Saints Alive! Email Jerry LaPorte at [email protected]
LOAVES & FISHES assistance program in Kinsolving Parish Hall. Come visit us any Tuesday at 7:00 a.m. To volunteer contact Amy Pro at [email protected]
BOOK GROUP - 7:30 p.m. in the Crichlow-Ball home. FMI: Contact Nancy Crichlow at [email protected]
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 16th:
Marvin Day Off. Anita Out.
MORNING PRAYER - 7:05 a.m. in the Church.
CURSILLO REUNION GROUP - 6:00 p.m. in the ofﬁce.
OMEGA & DINNER - 6:00 p.m. in Episcopal Student Center.
CHOIR REHEARSAL - 7:00 p.m. in the Church.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 17th:
YOUNG ADULTS - 7:00 p.m. Location varies. If interested in this group contact Robert Wells at 512-426-3304 or [email protected]
GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP - 7:00 p.m. at The Cottage. If interested in this group contact Madre Cynthia at 512-476-3589, x110 or [email protected]
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 18th:
Lane, Don, Mona & Anita Off. Jerry telecommutes.
HOME-COOKED FRIDAYS: Noon-6:30 p.m. Prep time Kitchen & KPH. 4-5:30 p.m. Serving in Kinsolving Parish Hall.
CURSILLO REUNION GROUP - 7:00 p.m. at the Cottage. If interested in this group, contact Madre Cynthia at 512-476-3589, ext 110 or [email protected]
SPECIAL CONCERT at 7:30pm. in the Church we will have a concert in honor of the Feast Day of St. Luke the Physician. The free-will offering at this event will be designated for medical expense needs through our clergy discretionary fund. The concert will feature choral and solo music, as well as several organ works. In keeping with the theme of healing, the music will be both reflective and joyous. I hope you can join us at that time.
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 19th:
Mona & Marvin Off.
ONE HUMAN RACE - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. at Wells Branch Community Church, 2113 Wells Branch Parkway #500. Workshops are FREE, registration is required. Register at onehumanraceaustin.org
ST. CLARE’S & ST. MONICA’S GUILDS - 9 a.m.- Noon in Masterson Library. (Needlework and sewing) Contacts: Carroll Patterson at [email protected] or Wini Wood at [email protected]
CENTERING PRAYER GROUP at All Saints’, led by Bert Meisenbach 10:45 a.m. in the Chapel of the Holy Spirit.
UT HOME GAME - Acolyte Parking at All Saints’ starts at 2:00 p.m. for 6:00 p.m. kickoff. Freewill donations go to help fund the Acolyte Ministry. (UT vs. Kansas)
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20th:
ADULT ED - "PLAY" Dr. Vivien Geneser will discuss how important "play" is in early childhood development. (9:30 a.m. Kinsolving Parish Hall).
EYC (Episcopal Youth Community) Episcopal Youth Community (6th-12th Grades) - We will meet at 12-2 pm for PUMPKIN CARVING! Stay tuned for more details. Questions, see Don Carlson, or email him at [email protected]
1st & 3rd SUNDAY TRANSFORMATIVE COMMUNITY MEETINGS with the Rev. Jimi Calhoun, the Rev. Julaine Calhoun and Madre Cynthia. 5:00 p.m Kinsolving Parish Hall.
UNPLUGGED on the FRONT PORCH - An evening with Carrie Newcomer and pianist Gary Walters. 5:30-7:30 in the All Saints' sanctuary. Tickets available at www.frontporch.org or www.eventbrite.com/
The UT Episcopal Student Center will not have their regular 6:30 p.m. service. Everyone is encouraged to attend the Carrie Newcomer concert and then immediately following go to the Chapel of the Holy Spirit for Compline.
ALL SAINTS" SUNDAY:
If you wish to submit names to be on the List of the Departed for All Saints' Day service November 3rd, please email them to Jerry LaPorte at [email protected] now, but no later than Tuesday, October 29th.
THANKSGIVING DAY EVENT AT ALL SAINTS':
If you would like to help plan and volunteer for the Thanksgiving Day event here at All Saints' please contact Fr. Lane Hensley at [email protected]
PARENTS’ DAY OUT at ALL SAINTS’: Childcare for children two months - three years is open on Mondays & Thursdays, 9:00-2:00. Enrollment on a rolling basis for the 2019-2020 session. Tuition $175/month for one day/week, $350/month for two days/week. For more information contact: Wini Wood at [email protected]
ALL SAINTS’ EPISCOPAL DAY SCHOOL:
Student spaces available in the Orange Room (Transitional Kindergarten and Kindergarten) for the 2019-2020 school year. If someone you know is looking for an great school for their child contact: Cindy LaPorte at [email protected] or 512-472-8866. Website: www.allsainteds.org
ST. LUCY’S CARD COLORING GUILD: We need Christmas cards colored by mid-November. There are also cards with many designs for all skill levels. You may pick up and drop off cards at the welcome area on Sundays and in the office in the bag on top of the mail boxes during the week. We need volunteers to write messages and mail cards. Donations of $5 - 10 are requested for program costs. These may be placed in the collection plate or Anita's mailbox marked for St. Lucy’s Guild. Tracy Gossard at [email protected] or 512.350.3193.
NEW ONLINE GIVING PLATFORM FOR ALL SAINTS’! We are now using a new automatic payment called ACS Abundant, which is easy to use, works well on our new website and through mobile devices, and will even lower our monthly processing costs! Through Abundant you can set up an account that allows you to manage recurring gifts and review your giving history, or even give anonymously. To maintain the security and privacy of your giving, we need you to set up your recurring gift on the new system. Please go to: https://allsaints-austin.org/give and click on the Give Now button to set up your new account and your recurring gifts. Once you’ve done so, just let Anita Barrick know so she can delete your account from the old system. If you missed changing your old account before it was shut down, please call Anita Barrick, All Saints’ Bookkeeper, at (512)476-3589, ext. 103, or [email protected]
Our community is built from your faith and generosity. Thank you for supporting All Saints'!
STREET YOUTH MINISTRY: — Harriett Choffel at [email protected]
BELTS NEEDED! Street Youth Ministry is in desperate need of used or new belts. Parish help would be greatly appreciated. A donation box will be in the church ofﬁce.
UT EPISCOPAL STUDENT CENTER NEEDS SUNDAY EVENING COOKS Each Sunday, the Episcopal Student Center offers college students a free, home-cooked meal after our 6:30 PM Eucharist. This is largely made possible by the people of All Saints' generosity of time and talent. They are now putting together our calendar for the fall semester, so if you'd like to sign up or if you just have questions please email Caleb Parker at [email protected]
MICAH 6 FOOD PANTRY: Contact Kelly Barnhill at [email protected]
PANTRY CHALLENGE ITEMS - ANY CANNED & SHELF STABLE GOODS (Place donations in the Micah 6 drawer in Gregg House Foyer) Donations can be dropped off at All Saints’ in the cabinet marked Micah 6 in the front hallway. See website for more information. Send financial donations to Micah 6 Austin, 2203 San Antonio St., 78705 or on line at www.Micah6Austin.org
HOME COOKED FRIDAYS: We can always use extra help and support. Please join us!!! We are in the kitchen beginning at noon and in Kinsolving Parish Hall beginning at noon every Friday! Meal time 4-5:30p.m. You can learn more about Home Cooked Fridays and sign up to volunteer, too, by visiting this link https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0f49afaf2ea6fc1-afriday4
FOOD PANTRY VOLUNTEERS: Weekly, monthly or quarterly! See the website: www.Micah6Austin.org for more details.
MICAH 6 WOMEN’S RESOURCE GROUP: Join us! Mentor women who are homeless or transitioning out of homelessness. Each Tuesday from 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. at University Methodist Church. Or, provide a meal for 12 people to support the good work of this group! Learn more and sign up to help here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/60b0f49afaf2ea6fc1-tuesday1
EL BUEN FOOD PANTRY WISH LIST:
CANNED VEGETABLES (corn, green beans), CANNED FRUIT, PASTA/SPAGHETTI/NOODLES, CANNED BEANS (white, black, refried), OATMEAL/CEREAL, BOXES OF ZIPLOCK BAGS (Quart Size), GROCERY BAGS (HEB, etc...) Please place donations in the El Buen drawer in the Foyer of Gregg House. Note: Please, no clothes! To find out more about volunteer opportunities use this link: https://elbuen.org/volunteer-application/
GODWORDS SCHOOL OF SPIRITUALITY & MYSTICISM
We are pleased to inform you that the online registration for the JDOK Girls of Grace Retreat is open. The retreat will be a fun weekend of training at the Godwards School of Mysticism and Spirituality, located on the grounds of Camp Allen and will be held on the weekend of January 10th-12th of 2020. Your training schedule will include sorting, potions, defense against the dark arts and quidditch. We very much look forward to receiving you as part of the Godwords community. To register your young woman for this retreat, please follow this link: JDOK YOUTH REGISTRATION.
If you are an adult and wish to volunteer, please follow this link: JDOK VOLUNTEER REGISTRATION
$45 per girl through October 31, 2019. No registration accepted after October 31, 2019. Adult volunteer donations appreciated. Partial scholarships available. If you have any questions regarding registration, please feel free to contact the registrar Allison Roberts at [email protected]