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July 11 Outdoor Worship & Coffee Hour

July 11 Outdoor Worship & Coffee Hour

On July 11, we held our first in-person coffee hour since March 2020. Enjoy these pictures from the service and the coffee hour. photos by John Little

Return to the Sanctuary

Return to the Sanctuary

On August 22, we return to the Sanctuary! We will worship indoors at 10 a.m. on August 22, August 29, and September 5. On September 12, we will resume our two-service schedule, with services at 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. indoors in our Sanctuary. You will find our complete...

Virtual Coffee Hour

Virtual Coffee Hour

For over a year now, we have been enjoying each other's company following worship service with a virtual coffee hour via Zoom. We would like to continue offering this for anyone who wants to participate, but we need a host! The host would start the Zoom coffee hour at...

Backpack Drive

Backpack Drive

Through the end of this summer, we will collect backpacks, kid-sized face masks, hand sanitizer, pencils, pens, paper, erasers, glue sticks, kids scissors, crayons, etc. to distribute to public school children in need. If you prefer to donate money, it needs to be...

More Than 919 Days

More Than 919 Days

Paul Whelan. Name sound familiar? His name was mentioned in separate press conferences by both President Biden and Russian President Putin after their historic meeting a few weeks ago. Paul was arrested in Moscow on false espionage charges at Christmastime, 2018,...

Children’s Summer Gatherings

We need to know when children and families are available for two summer gatherings. By this Sunday (July 11), please fill out this poll with your available dates - we will pick one in July and one in August. Details will be coming soon about where to meet and what we...

Genesis Board Updates

Genesis Board Updates

At its organizational meeting on June 13, the Genesis Board elected the following officers for the 2022 fiscal year: Christine Modey (STC), President Lisa Perschke (TBE), Vice President Mary Lu Barth (STC), Treasurer Murray Rosenthal (TBE), Secretary Wendy Hatem (STC)...

Chautauqua Institution

Chautauqua Institution

The Chautauqua Institution (chq.org) is a pedestrian friendly, ecumenical enclave of Victorian “cottages” and historic structures that buzzes with culture, religion, entertainment, and thought-provoking lectures every summer. Built on the four pillars of Education,...

Update From Our Rector Search Committee

Update From Our Rector Search Committee

Greetings Fellow St Clarians,Your Rector Search Committee would like to give you all a progress report and timeline regarding the search process. We have had three meetings so far. At the first meeting, we met with Canon Ellen Ekevag from the diocese to review the...

Health & Wellness

Health & Wellness

Consumption of alcohol has gone way up in the pandemic. If you feel that you are drinking more than you would like, University of Michigan is offering a free, confidential program designed to support participants in their desire to reduce or eliminate drinking from...

Eucharistic Visitors

Eucharistic Visitors

St. Clare's has 8 members trained as Eucharistic Visitors: lay people who can bring communion to congregants who cannot or choose not to attend the in-person Eucharists that the church is holding on Sundays.  If you wish to have someone bring the Eucharist to your...

Wear a Mask in the Building

Wear a Mask in the Building

We have a blend of vaccinated and unvaccinated people in our building. If you need to be in the building, Genesis and the Episcopal Diocese of Michigan require masking and distancing while inside, whether or not you are vaccinated. Thanks in advance for adhering to...