Fall Calendar of Special Services & Events


There are many new events this fall including special Sunday services, forums, films, a Harvest Dinner on November 2 and more. A flyer with all of these can be found with this link to Ascension Fall Events Calendar 2017. We call your attention to the upcoming Ascension Forums on October 22, November 12 & 19 …  [ More → ]

News

Forum with Seminarian Allison Burns

On Sunday, October 22, 2017, our new Seminarian Allison Burns will speak at the Forum in the Parish Hall after the 11 o’clock service. This will be an opportunity to get to know Allison and hear about her spiritual journey, special interests and what drew her to Ascension.

Fall Forums at Ascension

There are five new forums planned this fall. On October 8, parishioner Chrys Fairchild will present Walking the Camino de Santiago. The following Sunday, October 15, we will have a special guest and discussion about current immigration issues in the U.S. Marco Saavedra is a 27 year old undocumented writer, painter and activist. Here is …  [ More → ]

Fall Special Events Calendar 2017

There are many new events this fall including special Sunday services, forums, films, a Harvest Dinner and more.  A flyer with all of these can be found with this link to Ascension Fall Events Calendar 2017. We call your attention to the upcoming Blessing of the Animals this Sunday, October 1st, and forums on the …  [ More → ]

Events

Resistance Cinema presents a special screening of The Lost Village

Ascension Outreach and Resistance Cinema present The Lost Village on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at 7:30pm in the Church on Fifth Avenue at 10th Street. Everyone is invited to attend. The filmmaker Roger Paradiso will be on hand to guide our post-screening discussion. The following is an article about the film in Westview News for …  [ More → ]

Newcomers Brunch: December 3, 2017

Parishioners are invited to brunch this Sunday following the 11am service. Whether this is your first time visiting with us, or you’ve been coming for years, you’re invited to the Newcomers’ Brunch in the Rectory. This is a great opportunity to welcome and be welcomed and also have a chance to answer questions about the …  [ More → ]

Forum on Sanctuary & Immigration October 15, 2017

Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 12:45pm in the Parish Hall: the Ascension Forum welcomes Marco Saavedra, a 27 year old undocumented writer and painter requesting political asylum in the United States. Marco came to the U.S. with his parents at the age of 3. He currently works at his parents’ well-reviewed Mexican restaurant, La Morada, …  [ More → ]

Thoughts

Sermon – October 1, 2017
by The Rev. Posey Krakowsky

O God, you declare your almighty power chiefly in showing mercy and pity: Grant us the fullness of your grace, that we, running to obtain your promises, may become partakers of your heavenly treasure; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. [ More → ]

Sermon – September 24, 2017
by The Rev. Elizabeth G. Maxwell

Grant us, Lord, not to be anxious about earthly things, but to love things heavenly; and even now, while we are placed among things that are passing away, to hold fast to those that shall endure; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen. [ More → ]

Sermon – September 17, 2017
by The Rev. Posey Krakowsky

Lessons You can read the scripture for September 17, 2017 here. Audio Proper 19 Year A Matthew 18:21-35 21Then Peter came and said to him, “Lord, if another member of the church[a] sins against me, how often should I forgive? As many as seven times?” 22 Jesus said to him, “Not seven times, but, I …  [ More → ]