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Music & Stories

Music & Stories

Adult Choir begins this Sunday, September 8, at 10 a.m. Rehearsals begin on Thursday, September 12, at 7 p.m. No auditions: all are welcome! Story & Song begins on Tuesday, September 10, at 5 p.m. Story & Song is for children (preschoolers and younger) and a...

Intern Starts September 8

Intern Starts September 8

I am pleased to share the news that the bishop has given us an intern, Kelly Scheu, who is in the ordination process to become a vocational deacon. She will begin September 8. Her call is to outreach ministry and taking the Good News of the gospel out into...

Reiki

Reiki

Janie Little recently completed training as a Reiki practitioner. She has had an interest in Eastern medicine for awhile, and one of her flying partners really got her more interested before retirement. Reiki is an old Japanese technique for stress reduction and...

Backpack Drive

Backpack Drive

Our backpack drive to benefit children through the Neighborhood Peace Center was very successful! We collected 70 backpacks filled with supplies. Thank you all for your generosity.  Katie Oppenheim has been an early and  big supporter of this outreach...

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 highlights and photos from our 2019 Mitzvah Day (Sunday of Service) with Temple Beth Emeth and Blue Ocean Faith.

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 a.m. to...

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. Read more about this collaboration led by our master quilter Barb Kilbourn.

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...

Volunteer at Alpha House

Volunteer at Alpha House

June 3--9, 2019St. Clare's and Temple Beth Emeth Volunteer Week at Interfaith Hospitality Network's Alpha House, 4290 Jackson Rd, Ann Arbor June 3-9 is our next week to volunteer with Temple Beth Emeth at Alpha House. Alpha House’s mission is to end...

Special Convention to Elect a Bishop

Special Convention to Elect a Bishop

Saturday, June 1, 9:30amThe Cathedral Church of St. Paul/Diocesan Center, 4800 Woodward Ave, Detroit Registration:The registration area will open at 8:00am. Voting clergy and lay delegates will register on site and receive their voting credentials. Please...