Current and Upcoming Events

On Sunday, September 23, we returned to our regular schedule of Said Eucharist at 8AM and Sung Eucharist at 10AM.

Also Sunday School will resume meeting in the undercroft at 10AM on that date.


Can't find the event you are looking for on this page? Please check the Calendar which covers every day of the month.

Save the Date:  Upcoming Events for Richmond Episcopal Ministry:

Wednesday Evening November 14:  The last meeting of the Dinner and Book Study hosted by St Mary’s Episcopal/Castleton and Church of the Ascension:  Come share with us in a celebration of the Eucharist led by Father Bill followed by a completely free home cooked dinner provided by St. Mary’s. Book study will be lead by Deacon Geri and Hunter Jordan.  Godly Play will be offered for children ages 3-11.  6:30 pm at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church Parish Hall, (347 Davis Avenue). Summaries of the chapters of the book to be
discussed will be distributed at each meeting.

Sunday, November 18:  Stewardship Sunday at Ascension.  On that day there will be a guest speaker to talk about stewardship and we will have a special breakfast and other activities during the coffee hour.  There will be only one church service on November 18th —at 10AM.

Also Sunday, November 18: The St Martha's Bake Sale.  

Sunday, December 2:  This first Sunday of Advent will be “Invite a Friend to Church Sunday” at Ascension. This is a culmination of the forums on Episcopal Evangelism--What it is and What it isn't, held on November 4th and November 11th.
The forums discussed how each of us can spread the Good News to our friends, neighbors and family members. 

December 2, 9 and 16:  Advent Book Study Group:  “Following the Way of Jesus”,  written by The Presiding Bishop, Michael Curry and other authors and published by the Episcopal Church.  This forum will take place after coffee hour.

Our Chinese New Year Dinner is planned for February 9th.



  A Few Reminders of Past Events:

Left: Fr Bill at the ordination on September 15. Below: Fr Bill at the picnic celebrating his ordination.

24-Hour Gospel Marathon, held Monday, November 5, 8PM until Tuesday, November 6, 8PM. To read about this event, go to the Home Page and select the Ascension Newsletter that featured an article reporting on it.