SsAM Member Photos

Danny Schweers photographs members of SsAM many Sunday mornings. Click on any headline below, or any photo, to see the full post.

Photos: Community Fun Fest 2018

SsAM, the Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew & Matthew, hosted a Community Fun Fest on Saturday, September 29, 2018. Many local organizations contributed to the success of the day, which saw hundreds of people turn out. Photos by Danny N. Schweers. Click on any thumbnail image below to see it larger in a slide show. more »

Pat Saunders, Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer 2018

Pat Saunders will be the recipient of a 2018 Governor’s Outstanding Volunteer Award from the State of Delaware. Pat is aware she has been selected and is very pleased. Feel free to congratulate her! The award event will take place on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at Dover Downs Hotel Ballrooms, 1131 North Dupont Highway, Dover. more »

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 »

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.

Open House 2017

Here are photos and a thank-you to our volunteers. Volunteers: A warm thank you from the Open House Planning to Committee to the Open House volunteers! Click the link to see the names of all the volunteers. Thank you for giving your time, volunteers! Photographs by Ken Francis Click on any thumbnail image to see more »

Sandy Johnson appointed to Governor’s Cabinet

On Thursday, July 13, 2017, Governor Carney announced the appointment of Sandy Johnson as Acting Human Resources Secretary. Sandy is a long-time member of the Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew & Matthew and was especially active when the two churches consolidated in 1996. Click here or the photo to see the official State of Delaware more »