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Bible Challenge Group ~ Weekly on Tuesdays
Join us in our challenge to read the Bible in a year. Tuesdays from 7:00-9:00 p.m. in St. Martin’s House. For questions and more details contact Cindy Neseth.
Contemporary Christian Writers Book Study~ Biweekly on Wednesdays
Come discuss our book study pick “Chasing Francis” by Ian Morgan Cron. Meetings are held every other Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. Meetings held off campus. For details and location contact Sylvia Marston, (410) 647-7493.
The Shepherd’s Group ~ Weekly on Thursdays
For opportunities at Paul’s Place take a look at the volunteer calendar.
Cursillo Ultreya ~ May 18
Monthly get together of the St. Martin’s and St. Andrew’s Cursillo community and supporters. Usually includes music and refreshments. Join us in the church at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome. Questions? Contact Wamahdri Williams.
Annual Meeting Sunday, The Feast of Pentecost, and Baptisms ~ May 20
If there wasn’t enough happening in May already…Join us for one of the major feast days of the church as we celebrate the gift of God’s Holy Spirit on Pentecost. Red is the color of the day and we will baptize several new Christians at the 10:00 a.m. service. Also during the service, we will have our Annual Meeting of the Parish, electing the slate of vestry candidates, and reviewing our annual budget. A full morning of celebrating the many ways the Holy Spirit is alive and active here at St. Martin’s. For more information about Pentecost or the Annual Meeting, please contact The Rev. Matthew Hanisian.
EYC (Episcopal Youth Community) ~ May 20
Youth in grades 6-12 are invited to celebrate the end-of-the year with a pool party . We will gather from 5:00-7:00 p.m. for dinner and fun. For location and details contact Anna Rinick and Cindy Rott.
Parish Picnic ~ June 3
Save the date for our annual Parish Picnic after the 10:00 a.m. service on June 3. This is a fantastic Sunday to invite friends, neighbors, co-workers to St. Martin’s. All are welcome for food and fun. Please bring something to share, parishioners with last names A-P should bring a side dish, those with last names from Q-Z a dessert. Hot dogs, hamburgers, and beverages provided by the church. We encourage folks to wear picnic attire to church on that Sunday, as we will have fun games in which everyone can participate. Many hands make light work—and we need 20 sets of hands to help set up and ESPECIALLY clean up. If YOUR hands can help please contact Ann Bacot Edwards or John Theune.
Lemonade on the Lawn ~ Starting June 10
Join your St. Martin’s parish family after the 10:00 a.m. services during the summer for a time of simple refreshment and fellowship. Weather permitting, we will gather outside for lemonade and cookies. We need volunteers to help make this fellowship possible please sign up here.
Responding to the Opioid Crisis ~ June 10
Join with others from across the Episcopal Diocese of Maryland, from 4:00-6:00 p.m., Cathedral of the Incarnation, Baltimore, to organize for learning, action and prayer in response to the Opioid crisis in Maryland. For more information contact the Diocese office at (410) 467-1399.
Summer Cookouts ~ Starting June 20
Please join us Wednesday evenings from June 20 – August 22 at 6:00 p.m. for fellowship and delicious food. Suggested donations of $5.00 per head or a max $20.00 per family. Side dishes or desserts are greatly appreciated.
Severna Park Independence Day Parade ~ July 4
Based on the overwhelming success of last year, St. Martin’s will once again march in the Severna Park Independence Day Parade. We are looking for energetic, enthusiastic, friendly parishioners, aged 10 and up, to represent us to the community on Wednesday, July 4. We’ll have special St. Martin’s t-shirts to wear and items to give away during the parade. Volunteers are needed for before parade prep at 8:00 a.m. and on the parade route at 10:00 a.m. Information on how to sign up will be available soon in the E-Pistle and website.