Archives for June 2016

SsAM Sermons 2015

12/20/2015 sermon by the Rev. Canon Lloyd S. Casson. The light is almost here. Our world is dark. Fear, anger, anxiety everywhere. Something is going on. It’s been going on for thousands of years. Light has come into the world. Magnify the Lord! Rejoice! Let every heart prepare a place!   12/13/2015 sermon by the more »

SsAM Sermons 2014

Christmas Eve sermon, 12/24/2014 by the Rev. David Andrews. The Lord became flesh and blood and moved into the neighborhood. We do not boast of ourselves, but witness to God’s glory, that glad tidings went to shepherds, who brought them into Bethlehem. 12/21/2014 Fourth Sunday of Advent sermon by the Rev. David Andrews. Even though more »

SsAM Sermons 2013

Sermon, Christmas Eve, 12/24/2013 by the Rev. David Andrews. Christmas can be a time of joy and sorrow, but always a time for celebration. Sermon, Fourth Sunday of Advent: 12/22/2013 by the Rev. David Andrews. Like Joseph, let us listen for God’s word, hear its meaning, and act faithfully. Sermon, Third Sunday of Advent: 12/15/2013 more »

SsAM Sermons 2012

12/23/2012 by the Rev. David Andrews. Those who tell the Christmas story do not try to explain everything. 12/16/2012 by the Rev. Peter Huiner. In the weeks before Christmas, Episcopalians celebrate Advent. We study John the Baptist, that party pooper who wants us to turn around, who wants us to repent. Is that any way more »

SsAM Sermons 2011

12/24/2011 by the Rev. David Andrews. The old story of the first Christmas and today’s challenges. 12/18/2011 by the Rev. David Andrews. “Here am I, the servant of the Lord; let it be with me according to God’s word.” On the occasion of a baptism. 12/11/2011 by the Rev. David Andrews. This is the day more »

Baptism Photos

Here are a photos of recent baptisms at SsAM. To get a high-resolution image, suitable for printing, please contact Danny Schweers. Click on any thumbnail image below to see it larger in a slide show. To return here, click on the “x” in the upper right of the slide show, or press the ESC key more »

NEW VESTRY MEMBERS

We welcome the newly elected vestry members – class of 2019: Laura Eisenman, Queon Jackson, Steven Jones, and Sharon Leyhow. Also, we welcome Jenna Christi, who has agreed to serve out the June, 2014 to June, 2017 term of Andres DeCos, who needed to step down. Thanks to all our candidates. We truly appreciate your more »

SsAM Annual Report 2015-2016

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Baptisms, Confirmations, June 5, 2016

Our church was nearly full on Sunday morning, June 5, 2016 when Bishop Wayne Wright visited. Two people were baptized, fourteen were confirmed in their baptism, one was received from a fellow denomination, and one person reaffirmed their baptismal vows. Click here to learn more about these theological distinctions. Click any image below to see more »

Fundraising Walk, June 4, 2016

Walk for a Healthy Community Saturday, June 4, 2016 Bellevue State Park Many folks from SsAM walked five kilometers (about an hour’s walk) to benefit Friendship House. In all, some 1,500 people showed up at Bellevue State Park in Delaware, and Friendship House succeeded in attracting more walkers than any of the other many charities. more »