St. Barnabas Episcopal Church

2201 SW Vermont St., Portland, OR 97219 – (503) 246-1949

Month: June 2016 (page 1 of 2)

Stump the Priest

Question: What is this CREDO Conference you’re going to?
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Painting and Repair Update

The Work on repairing the siding and painting the church continues. As expected, we have found some areas that that are badly rotted and require repairs beyond the scope of the original bid.
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Pentecost Tongues of Fire Chili Cook-Off Burns Hot in the Hearts of St. Barnabas!

Thanks to the joyful participation of many people, this year’s chili cook-off was a great success. We had five chili contestants with Carols Bridges’ white bean chili and Shannon Reel’s traditional chili taking top honors. Carol received a chili pepper scarf knitted by Sandy Hunnicut (thank you Sandy) and other goodies. chili02Shannon won the right to pick the hymns on Sunday, June 5, and she did a great job!

Thank you to everyone who helped with planning, set-up, clean up, cooking and eating. Well Done!

Mmmm, Bacon!

Don’t forget the Father’s Day Breakfast Between the Services on June 19 at 9:00. Join us for breakfast, hosted by the Women of St. Barnabas, there is a sign-up sheet in Grafe Hall. Please, sign up, if you would like to help.

Women of St. Barnabas Meeting

Women of St. Barnabas Meeting, June 26 following the 10:00 AM service.

CHRISTIAN FORMATION

AN EXCITING CHRISTIAN FORMATION CLASS BEGINS WEDNESDAY, JUNE 22
Eight-Week Study of Mere Christianity by C.S. Lewis

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RUMMAGE SALE 2016…the Sequel

By Leslie Coefield

After five days of carrying, stacking and unpacking endless boxes as well as lifting and hauling furniture, we realized there were many treasures to sell. A bonus was the Narthex being transformed into a “Holiday Wonderland” including a very special collection of lighted “Village” Christmas decorations from our beloved MaryLou McClenaghan.

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