In your daily devotions this week pray for the Church of the United States; St. Michael's Church in Trenton; St. Raphael the Archangel Church in Brick; the Church of St. Uriel the Archangel in Sea Girt; the Church of St. Michael the Archangel in Wall; St. Francis Church in Dunellen; the members and ministry of the companion Diocese Committee; and Frank Crumbaugh, Neil Turton, John Bird, Peter Cooke, Robert Critelli, Henry Englund, Kenneth Gluckow, Kenneth Gorman, Otto Immel, Charles Sakin, Thomas Sink Geoffrey West and Kathleen Murray, priests of our diocese.
The Flowers on the Altar are given to the greater glory of God and in loving memory of Kenneth and Esther Buzby, in-laws of Derry Buzby; Ruth Bailey, mother of Derry Buzby, Witherbee Black, Jr., father of Derry Buzby; Barbara Funk, sister of Derry Buzby; Stephen Flagler, nephew of Derry Buzby; and Howard Denn, father of Brad Denn.
September food drive – Suggested donations for September include pancake mix, syrup, oatmeal, cereal, and canned fruit. As always, other items are also welcome. Thank you very much for your continued support of our food drive for the people served by the Christian Caring Center.
Please bring in new 2015 calendars, unused Christmas cards and unused Greeting cards for us to package for the Evergreens Nursing Home in Moorestown. Please package cards in separate rubberbands. A box in the narthex is available. Deadline is Nov. 21.
It's not too late to register for the 3rd Annual Soles for the Harvest Race/Walk being held on Saturday, October 25 at Cream Ridge Winery in Allentown. Please check out the narthex table for more information and registration forms. All funds raised will benefit the work of the Seamen's Church Institute and St. James', Yardville's new ministry to area migrant workers. Questions? Need a ride? Deacon Helen would be happy to help you.
Youth Group BBQ -- Sunday, 5 October, 5:00 to 7:30 pm at Dave and Pat Lusk's home. We'll have a camp fire, games, prayer and discuss plans for the year. Friends are welcome. The youth group is for the Rite 13, J2A and YAC classes (7th to 12th grade) to join together in worship, service and fellowship. RSVP with Dave.
Acolytes New and Old - There will be Acolyte training on Sunday November 9, 2014 after the 10:15AM service. Questions, contact Jack Hobson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 609-504-0432.
ChildFund Christmas for Jobs and Rubino: Summer is barely over, and it's already time for our ChildFund Christmas gift collection. Child Fund needs our monetary donation by October to provide gifts for Rubino in Bolivia and Jobs in Brazil. In the past three years, our donations funded Rubino's first bed, a small wardrobe, and a two-burner gas stove. Jobs received books, clothing and shoes. Cash, coin, and checks (payable to St. Peter's Church) are appreciated. A donation box is in the narthex. Thank you!