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Important Updates to St. Clare’s Website and St. Clarian Newsletter

We have made significant changes to our communications platform including the St. Clarian newsletter and our website. To keep up with our vibrant church, the monthly St. Clarian online newsletter has been incorporated into the weekly Parish email. Our website was updated with an improved layout and new offerings such as News, Events, and a Vestry Corner. You can also find the Preaching Rota under Resources (a top bar pull down menu). Other improvements are ongoing so check back often! Read more about these updates in this post.

In Gratitude for the Rev. Gene Curry

With the call to our interim rector, the Rev. Maryjane Peck, our extended time with the Rev. Gene Curry as supply clergy comes to an end. We will honor Gene on Sunday, May 26, for his extreme pastoral generosity, serving wherever and whenever needed with grace and...

Summer Worship

We begin our summer worship schedule on Memorial Day weekend: Sunday, May 26. Services will be held at 8:30 and 10 a.m. Please note the exception on Sunday, June 2, when we will hold a single worship service, at 10 a.m., we’ll welcome the Rev. Maryjane Peck as our...

Safe Church

Church leaders, staff and supervisors of children are required by the Diocese of Michigan to be trained in a program called Safe Church to recognize and prevent abuse of children and vulnerable adults. The latest version of Safe Church has three levels or tracks of...

Donations from Kroger

Kroger Community Rewards is a program that helps support St. Clare’s whenever you shop at Kroger, just by registering (and using) your KrogerPlus card. You no longer need to re-register each year in the spring. Follow the steps below to direct the donations to St....

Announcing: Rev. Maryjane Peck, Interim Rector

The Vestry is pleased to announce that the Reverend Maryjane Peck has been called to serve as Interim Rector for Saint Clare of Assisi Episcopal Church of Ann Arbor. She will begin June 1, 2019. During her time at St. Clare’s she will lead us in Intentional Interim Ministry and assist us in our preparation to call a full-time rector. In addition, she will provide pastoral care, lead liturgical services and manage church administration.

This Sunday

This Sunday, May 19, we welcome the Rev. George Davinich for the day. We will recognize and give thanks for our volunteer teachers/youth leaders, our acolytes, and our staff. Worship services at 8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Children's Faith Formation for children 3 years to...

Back Door Food Pantry Shopping “Minute for Mission” March 2019

by Linda Klimach    3/31/19 Most of St. Clarians know about the Back Door Food Pantry, located in the Anderson-Wisdom House on the church grounds. Each week members of 80-120 families without reliable access to a sufficient quantity of nutritious food get to select...

Haiti Outreach “Minute for Mission” March 2019

by Mark Davis-Craig    3/24/19 An important Outreach effort at St. Clare's is support of the Haiti Outreach Mission (HOM). HOM was founded in 1999 by Dr. Dominique Matthews, a pediatrician currently living in Southfield, MI, and her husband Roger to build and support...

Congratulations Food Pantry Leaders Kathy Daly & Janet Lebson

Janet Lebson was commissioned by the Rev. Susan Bock as Saint Clare's new co-chair for the Back Door Food Pantry on Mar 31, 2019. Janet is taking over from Kathy Daly, who passed on a ceremonial "post it note" with the code for the back door. Kathy is now the Food...