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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 »

Mother’s Day Garden

Support Friendship House and its Housing Ministry! Instead of (or in addition to) buying flowers for that special someone, Friendship House offers “virtual flowers” through plantings at Women’s Housing. A card/email will be sent to the honoree, if requested. This special project runs from Easter (April 1, 2018) to Mother’s Day (May 13, 2018).  Watch 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 »

Listen to Recent Sermons

Here are links to the most recent sermon by each of the preachers at SsAM, usually one sermon from each. Click here to see all the sermons of 2018 and earlier years. You can find videos of entire Sunday services on the Friends of SsAM Facebook page. Sermons 2018 and 2017 02/18/2018 THE 1st SUNDAY 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 »

Advent @ SsAM

At SsAM, we are preparing to be a Beloved Community. This document also includes a Jewish Advent Reflection by Robert Cohen.  ADVENT 1 2017 WV insert

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 »

Delaware Choral Arts – Elijah – Nov. 18th

Join Delaware Choral Arts for a performance of Mendelssohn’s Elijah on Saturday, November 18, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. DCA-Flier-Elijah-2017

Labyrinth @ SsAM November 19th

Join Clive Johnson, who inspired Labyrinth Around America, on Sunday, November 19th between 9 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.  Walk the labyrinth, reflect on creation, world peace and all that matters to you. All are welcome.  The event will be in the Parish Hall (Crypt Room). Labyrintharoundamerica.2017