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Organ Events 2017-2018

Schedule of events featuring The Katherine Esterly Organ CLICK HERE to become a Friend of the Katherine Esterly Organ (FOKEO) Saturday, September 30, 2017 – 1:30 p.m. CHILDREN’S ORGAN CONCERT & DEMO David Christopher, Organ       Toccata in D Minor … Bach       Fantasy on Nursery Tunes … Robert Elmore      The Cuckoo … Powell more »

Season of Creation – Environmental Justice Adult Education

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Environmental Justice Ministry

A lesser known ministry at SsAM is focused on Environmental Justice (EJ) work which grew out of Michele Roberts’ preaching at SsAM during the Season of Creation several years ago. An official description of Delaware Concerned Residents for Environmental Justice appears below. The portion of the group which includes SsAM members is co-chaired by Paulyne more »

Experience SsAM For Yourself

Open House, Open Arms, Open To All, Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017, 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and CCAC Block Party 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. We will be showcasing our vibrant church community, our welcoming spirit, and community-outreach ministries. SsAM has a wonderful story to share and it will be told through tours, music, games, more »

2017-2018 Special Musical and Liturgical Events

CLICK HERE for the information above in a downloadable PDF. SEE BELOW FOR MORE DETAILED INFORMATION Saturday, September 30, 2017 – 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. OPEN HOUSE Experience SsAM for Yourself: Open House, Open Arms, Open to All Click here to learn more. Saturday, October 7, 2017 – 12 noon BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS more »

The Katherine Esterly Organ

The new pipe organ for the Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew & Matthew (SsAM) in Wilmington, Delaware is Quimby Pipe Organs’ Opus 72, and is comprised of 45 ranks divided into four manual divisions and pedal, playable from a new three manual and pedal console. The new organ replaces a two-manual Möller, Opus 7114, which more »

Friends of the Katherine Esterly Organ

Katherine Esterly had a dream! She envisioned a great pipe organ at The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew (SsAM) that would not only enhance the worship life of the parish, but would also be a great concert instrument, enriching the musical landscape of downtown Wilmington. That dream has come to fruition, but we 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 »

Love Thy Neighbor YYF Project

A Youth & Young Families (YYF) Project We distributed items on July 8, 2017 at Rodney Square. SsAM’s Youth & Young Families group plans to do this every month. — Bottles of water — Granola Bars — Foot Powder (travel size) — WetOnes/Baby Wipes (travel size) — Chapstick — Toothpaste and Toothbrushes (travel size) — more »

Eudel Drain, Liturgical Assistant

The Episcopal Church of Saints Andrew and Matthew (SsAM) wants to be known as a place where diverse people unite in their praise of God and in their service to those God loves, our neighbors. One sign of that was evident to photographer Danny Schweers when he received communion on the third Sunday of Easter more »