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Centering Space @ SsAM

Our Pastoral Care team launched the new Centering Space at SsAM on April 22, 2018. Read more about it here: SsAM Centering Space launch docx

Remembering Martin Luther King, Jr.

MLK Jr Epistles and Prophets 2018

Canon Casson Scholarship Application for SsAM students


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 »

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 »

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 »