SERVICE SCHEDULE THIS WEEK
THURSDAY 11:30 Holy Eucharist and Bible Study will not meet May 19 or 26
8:15 HOLY EUCHARIST
9:30 CHRISTIAN FORMATION FOR ALL AGES
10:30 HOLY EUCHARIST
REACH MISSION TRIP FUNDRAISER A BIG SUCCESS
Thank you for all who participated in our fundraiser to send 7 youth and 3 adults to the REACH Workcamp in Hurricane WV this July. We raised over $3000. Final total will be announced once all the bills are paid. To see pictures go to the EYC page.
SUPPORT ST. AIDAN'S WHEN YOU SHOP
There are 3 ways you can help support St. Aidan's when you shop. AMAZON SMILE: St. Aidan's in now part of the Amazon Smile program. By linking your Amazon purchases to our church we get .5% of every purchase you make. KROGER CARES: Link your Kroger card to St. Aidan's and every time you shop at Kroger including gasoline and pharmacy purchases we get a percentage. BRENT AND BECKY'S BULBS: This site has a selection of bulbs for planting and like the others gives us a percentage of every sale. Click here for more information on how to set up these accounts.
PRESERVING OUR HERITAGE
Work began March 28 on Phase 1 of our restoration of our building. Click here to go to our new Property and Grounds Page to learn more.
ARE YOU A LOOKING FOR A CHURCH?
We look forward to welcoming you to St. Aidan's. If you are new to our parish and especially if you are new to the Episcopal Church, click here to learn more about our parish and our services.
SAVE THE DATE
Click here to see important upcoming events.
VESTRY APPROVES USE OF NEW MARRIAGE LITURGIES
On December 15 the vestry approved use of the new marriage liturgies approved by General Convention this summer at St. Aidan's. This means that same sex couples may now be married in our parish. Click here to read a statement from the Rector.
REACH MISSION TRIP
Our EYC (youth group) is headed back to Hurricane West Virginia for another mission trip this summer. For more informatin click here to go to our EYC page.
ST. AIDAN'S HAS ON LINE GIVING
We have now set up with a company called Faith Street to provide you with the convenience of on-line giving. You can make a donation with your credit card, debit card or a direct transfer from you checking account. You can set up a one time gift or choose to make a recurring monthly or quarterly gift. It is safe, easy and secure. Better yet, you don't have to write a check. Just click on the Find us on Faith Street link on any page of our website and click on the GIVE button. You can use your computer, tablet or smartphone.
OUR LABYRINTH AND PRAYER GARDEN
Our Community Prayer Garden has taken a major step forward. Mark Meadows completed construction of a Stations of the Cross pathway that goes around the outside or our labyrinth. The final construction of the connecting paths and additional benches has been completed! Both the Labyrinth and the Stations are open during daylight hours to anyone who would like to walk them. For more information on the Labyrinth, click here.
SUPPORT ST. AIDAN'S THROUGH THE KROGER CARES PROGRAM
Thanks to the 15 people who have linked their Kroger Cares Card to St. Aidan's. We just got a check for almost $600 from the last quarter of 2014. Imagine how much we would get if more of you linked your cards to St. Aidan's. It is not hard just follow these directions. If you would like help, just let us know.
Click here to download a PDF with instructions
The Rector is working on a new program where we will set up an on line shopping site with links to various companies that will make a contribution to us if you visit their on line site through our website. Watch for details in the next few weeks.