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.

D-L Casson

Diane-Louise (D-L) Casson let Danny Schweers photograph her in early October, 2016. D-L is in the church office every weekday in her role as executive assistant to the rector. You will also see her most Sunday mornings at SsAM’s 10:30 a.m. worship service, near the altar serving as a Liturgical Assistant — helping the service more »

Barbara Henry and Danny Schweers

After volunteering to be a Sunday morning lay reader and an acolyte at our church, it was easy for Barbara Henry to agree to serve as a lay eucharistic minister as well.  Some Sundays she does all three tasks. Her husband, Danny Schweers, has maintained this website since 2004, and has worked with the bishop’s more »

25th Anniversary of Fr. David Andrews’ Ordination

The 25th anniversary of the ordination of the Rev. David T. Andrews, Jr., was celebrated on September 10, 2016 with a service of choral evensong. The SsAM Choir turned out in force, with Kimberly Doucette, Cantor; David Christopher, Organist and Director of Music; and Jacqueline Roberts, Pianist. Here is a recording of the homily by more »

Bob Richmond, Organ Committee

Here is a photo of Bob Richmond standing on the roof. In the background, circled in red, is the new loft for the organ pipes. When Bob was on the Organ Renovation Committee, the plan was to put most of the new pipes in the back of the church, above the balcony. The better, more more »

Roberts Family

The Roberts Family — Les, Jacqueline, and Les, Jr. — are worshiping together regularly for the first time. Until recently, they were serving at different churches. Jacqueline had been working at Bethel A.M.E. Church since 1954, most recently as the director of church music. At the same time, Les served as an acolyte in the more »

Sandy Holt, Usher

On Sunday morning, August 14, 2016, I took this photo of Sandy Holt with morning light coming from behind her left shoulder. Sandy is an usher at SsAM’s 10:30 a.m. Sunday worship service. Someone asked her to do this task for a few weeks. That was years ago! Ushers do not serve every Sunday, but more »

Katie Soukup, Trumpet

“Lovely” is not often a word used to describe music performed on the trumpet, but that’s our word for Catherine Soukup’s playing at the 10:30 a.m. service on Sunday, July 24, 2016. Other words we could use are “inspiring” and “stirring”. Katie played with organist David Christopher throughout the service and, when it came time more »

Mission Trip to Jamaica 2015

SsAM YYF took a mission trip to Montego Bay, Jamaica in the summer of 2015. We visited the Blossom Gardens Orphanage, St. James Parish, and a Senior Home. Youth and Young Families was blessed on Sunday, June 7, before many went off for a mission trip to Jamaica. Click here or the panorama photo above more »

Annual Parish Picnic Photos

It was a sunny Sunday in Bellevue State Park in Delaware for SsAM’s annual picnic on Sunday, July 6, 2014. Lots of food and conversation, and a bit of exercise. Click here to see 22 photos by Danny N. Schweers. SsAM provided the hotdogs, burgers and water while church members brought delicious dishes and desserts more »