Back Door Food Pantry News

Back Door Food Pantry News

Our annual Food Gatherers’ Carrot Credit award letter arrived, and it is hard news: we received $10,000 less than last year, bringing our 2019 award to $18,000. To put this in perspective, over the past 5 years, our grant has decreased by a total of $20,000.  The...
Backpack Drive

Backpack Drive

Through Thursday, August 22, we will collect backpacks, pencils, pens, paper, erasers, glue sticks, kid scissors, crayons, etc. to distribute to children in need. Drop your donations in the boxes outside the sanctuary on Sundays or in the church office during the...
Mitzvah Day 2019 Highlights

Mitzvah Day 2019 Highlights

Check out the great photos from our joint interfaith Mitzvah Day with Temple Beth Emeth, Blue Ocean Faith, and Saint Clare’s. Contributions toward the luncheon in excess of expenses ($172) and the joint service plate offering ($933) resulted in a donation to...
St. Francis Chapel

St. Francis Chapel

Did you know that the first service of St. Clare of Assisi was held in the St. Francis Chapel? Read more about the chapel on our History page. From September through May, a noon Eucharist is held in the chapel. We’d love to see you there! On Thursdays from 10...
Blessing of new Mission Banners

Blessing of new Mission Banners

On Sunday, June 9th Rev. Maryjane blessed our new Mission Banners during both Sunday services. The idea to create mission banners arose a couple of years ago during a focus group when our laity observed that we do not often visibly engage with our mission. For...
Who are you? an update about our name tags

Who are you? an update about our name tags

This Sunday, please remember to bring your name tag to church and wear it. This will help our new Interim Rector get to know us. Name tags will be ordered in June. We just need a few more people to request one to get a better deal on our order price. Please sign up or...