Announcements

Flowers are given to the glory of God by Gretchen Munsey
in honor of her son Jake’s 5oth birthday.

Sunday Outreach Basket Offerings: Today’s basket offering goes to Domestic Violence Services  (DVS), the recipient of our 2nd quarter 2019 outreach donations.  DVS is a non-profit organization providing free and confidential services — emergency shelter, legal advocacy support groups and domestic violence education. Thank you for your gifts!

Soup & Salad Supper Wednesday, June 19Please join us on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, for our final Soup & Salad Supper before the summer break. Eric Hanson will lead our discussion. Please note on the sign up sheet in the Parish Hall.  Our warmer weather menu is salads, bread and dessert. Your contributions to dinner are welcome, but not necessary for attendance.

St. Alban’s Legacy Wine and Appetizer Party June 22 & St. Alban’s Day June 23: On June 22, we’ll celebrate our St. Alban’s family and participate in some fun fundraising.  On Sunday, June 23, we will have our annual strawberry shortcake coffee hour in celebration of our patron saint, St. Alban, and in recognition of our Legacy Society members.  Come join us for these fun events!  See insert for details.

Faith Action Network Puget Sound Spring Summit June 23, 2-4 PM St. Mark’s Episcopal Cathedral:  Join people in your area to share opportunities for advocacy and strategize for the upcoming year. Areas of focus include economic justice, housing and homelessness, healthcare, immigration, criminal justice, the environment, and more.  The event is free but requires RSVP.  Please call FAN with questions at 206-625-9790 email at fan@fanwa.org.  For a ride to the event, contact Jim Gilman at (425) 409-1374 or namlig74@gmail.com.

Table Talk – June 26th at 6pm:  Join us for our next Table Talk discussion on June 26th at 6pm.  Our topics will focus on Christian social ethics and contemporary issues based on TheSermon on the Mount(Matthew 5-7).  We meet in the Parish Hall on 2nd & 4th Wednesdays each month.  As some are leaving work around that time, we invite you to bring your dinner if you would like. Contact Jim Gilman (namlig74@gmail.com) with any questions. Come join the conversation!

ECW Coffee, June 29th at 10am:  Come join us for coffee and light refreshments on June 29th at 10am. Steve and Maureen Forsythe will share a special presentation with us, 16 Moves & 50 Years.  You don’t want to miss this fun and interesting event!  Everyone is welcome to come share the fun and fellowship. Please call Connie at (425) 774-4571 with any questions.

Bottomless Backpack Contributions for Chase Lake:  Chase Lake Community School continues to provide food to those students participating in the Bottomless Backpacking program.  The need is especially critical during the summer when the kids no longer have access to free breakfasts and lunch at school.  We will be collecting items to support this cause from now through July 15th. Please look for a container in the Parish Hall through June.  Money can also be donated—mark donations “Chase Lake.” Please see list of requested items on form in Parish Hall. Any questions, contact Maryellen Young at maryelleny@comcast.net , 425-776-2461.

St. Alban’s Instagram: St. Alban’s has a new Instagram account – stalbansepiscopalchurchedmonds.  Check it out!                         

 Church Office Hours:   Father Greg is in the office on Mondays and Wednesdays 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and his email address is gwpeters.stalbansedmonds@gmail.com    Jeannie Wells, our Parish Administrator, is available on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 2-4pm.  You can reach her any day via email at   jeannie.stalbansedmonds@gmail.com     Volunteers Susie Nichols and Sheilah Reidburn take care of office Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10-12.  For immediate assistance, please call Dan Mullene, Parish Care Minister (425) 412-3661 or hondaguy@aol.com

Bulletin Notices:  Please send notices for the Sunday bulletin by Tuesday morning at 9am to Jeannie’s email address jeannie.stalbansedmonds@gmail.com or the church email address stalbansedmonds@gmail.com                                                                                                                                                                                         


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                                                                                                                                                                                          June 16 – Pentecost 2

  • Isaiah 65:1-9
  • Psalm 22:18-27
  • Galatians 3:23-29
  • Luke 8:26-39

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