Brighton Kaoma, Environmental Activist

Brighton Kaoma is a 24-year-old Zambian Environmental Activist, Community Organizer and Social Entrepreneur. He’s passionate about inspiring people to live in harmony with nature. He’s the co-founder of Agents of Change – a youth radio and leadership organization. He began his community based environmental protection and conservation advocacy at the age of 14 after being more »

Lay Pastoral Care Team

SsAM’s Lay Pastoral Care Team members were commissioned by Bishop Brown on Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the 10:30 p.m. worship service. Below are three excerpts of the above image with members identified. Photo by Danny N. Schweers. L-R: Debbie Layton , Rob Gurnee, Peggy Shane, Tracy Lea Dorsey, and Lu Soukup. The Rt. Rev. more »

Sabbatical Send-Off

The Rev. David Andrews was given a celebratory send-off on Sunday, March 11, 2018 by the members of the Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew in downtown Wilmington, Delaware. There was a scrapbook of photos and kind words, brief spoken words of affection, and lots of food and conversation! Fr. David will have four more »

Vestry Recap, 21 Feb. 2018

“Behold, I make all things new” Revelation 21:5. This was the tag line for the 233rd Diocesan Convention held on January 26-27, 2018. As the clerk of the vestry, I am using it to introduce a new (perhaps a resurrected) practice of informing the congregation of what is happening with the vestry and what decisions more »

Eagles Fans at SsAM

On Super Bowl Sunday, 2018, several people attended the 10:30 a.m. worship service at SsAM in their Eagles football team clothes. Fr. David joked that the robes he was wearing were green to show his support of the Eagles. (Actually, every church season has its preferred colors; Epiphany, the season after Christmas, just happens to more »

Carnival Sunday

Here are links to Carnival Sunday photos and videos. At the 10:30 a.m. service on the Sunday before Ash Wednesday, we celebrate Eucharist in the tradition of Carnival and Mardi Gras with colorful beads, scarves, and boas, with silly and outlandish hats, with masks and more. It is a time to be joyous before the more »

Treble Choir Lights Advent Candles

Members of the Treble Choir light the Advent wreath on Sunday, December 17, 2018. Click here or the image to see it larger. You can then right-click [command-click] on the large image to save it to your computer. Click here to see many recent photos of the people who attend the Episcopal Church of Saints more »

Photo: Advent Candle Lighting, 12/3/2017

Left to right are Peter and Cecilia and their children with Father David. Click here to see many recent photos of the people who attend the Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew in downtown Wilmington, Delaware.

American Organist Cover Article

The Katherine Esterly pipe organ was the featured article in the November, 2017 issue of American Organist magazine. Click here or the cover image to see the article in PDF format. As is too often the case, the photographers are not credited. Danny Schweers has the cover image. Other images are by him, Ken Francis, more »

ArtSlam at SsAM: October 27, 2017

Please join us at SsAM on Friday, October 27, 2017 for “Needles Crafts Arts Show” starting at 7:00 p.m.