Weekly Update | 15 September 2022


Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you.  I do not give to you as the world gives.  
Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.

john 14:27

September 18, The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Proper 20

Chandler’s Square Morning Prayer
9:30 am
Chandler’s Square Retirement Community
1300 O Avenue, Anacortes
Presider: Ms. June Cook

Christ Church Holy Eucharist
10:30 am
Christ Church Sanctuary

1216 Seventh Street, Anacortes
The service is also available on YouTube.

Presider: The Reverend Diane Ramerman
Deacon: The Reverend Deacon Eric Johnson
Homilist: Maggie Collinge
Eucharistic Minister: Shirley Barrett
Readers: Gary Anderson, Maegan Barrett
Ushers: Diane Guinn, John Guinn
Altar Guild: Mary Gronholt, Val Long
Bread Ministry: Tina Smiley
Organist: Lynne Berg
Coffee Hour Host: Sandy Mathis

Bulletin Link: Sunday, 18 September 2022

You Tube Sunday Service Link

Coffee Hour

Coffee Hour follows the 10:30 am service
All are welcome!


A Joyful Noise September 2022

The September news is available at A Joyful Noise September 2022.

Church Email

As many of you may have noticed, the church email is not currently working. We hope to have it up and running very soon!!

Reverend Canon
Carla Robinson

Guest Homilist

On Sunday, October 2, Christ Church will welcome The Reverend Canon Carla Robinson as our guest homilist. Reverend Robinson is the Canon for Multicultural Ministries & Community Transformation at the Diocese of Olympia.

All are welcome.

Blessing of the Animals

Sunday, October 9
Following the 10:30 am service
Christ Church Lawn

Treats & Certificates!

John Okerman

Men’s Group

The Men’s Group meets weekly on Fridays.
8:00 am
Parish Hall Gathering Room & Zoom.
Please contact John Okerman, johnokerman@comcast.net, for the Zoom link.

Christ Church’s Red Door Thrift Shop

The Red Door Thrift Shop is seeking candidates for the position of Shop Manager. If you are interested, please submit your resume and a letter of interest in person or at reddoorthriftanacortes@gmail.com. For a job description and more information, please contact Diane Guinn at dapguinn@gmail.com or Val Long at valtine@comcast.net.

Red Door Shopping Hours:
Tuesdays, 10am-3pm
Thursdays, 10am-5pm

Red Door Donation Hours:
Mondays & Wednesdays, 10am-1pm
Thursdays, 10am-2pm

The Red Door Thrift Shop is located at 1019 Seventh Street in Anacortes.
360-293-8027, https://reddoorthriftshop.com/

Volunteers are always needed and welcome!

Day by Day

Day by Day daily meditations may be accessed at the following link: Day by Day Daily Meditation

Prayer List

  • Margo
  • John
  • David, Lita, Colleen, & Jenny, friends of Mary
  • Mimi
  • Sally, friend of Sandy
  • Amy, niece of Janice
  • Janice
  • Fr. Dale
  • Paul, Susan, & Leslie, friends of Diane C.
  • Ed & Shirley
  • Diana
  • Mark
  • Pamela, Tom, & Jim, brother of Tom
  • David & Sharone
  • Geraldine, Avery, Dylan, Bill, Tony, Igor, Sergei, Yaraslov, Paige, Jenna, Ed, & Don, friends of Jean

Pledges & Offerings

Thank you for your pledges and offerings to Christ Episcopal Church.
Your gifts may be placed in the Sunday offering, mailed to Christ Church, 1216 Seventh Street, Anacortes WA 98221, or placed in the mail drop, next to the front door of the parish hall.

Weekly Update | 15 September 2022