Holy Eucharist -
Weds., Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. in the Church.
Sun., Oct 26, 8:30 a.m.
There will be no service at 11 a.m.
Celebration of a New
Ministry - Sun., Oct. 26, 2014, 4 p.m.
are cordially invited to participate in this special service at 4:00
p.m. as we officially welcome our new Rector, Fr. Andrew
G. Butler III. Our Bishop, The Rt. Rev. Andrew
Dietsche will preside at this service of Holy Eucharist.
There will be an 8:30 a.m. service that morning but no 11:00 a.m.
service so that we can all come together to affirm the calling of Fr.
Andrew and our ministry together. A festive reception will
follow in the Parish Hall.
Rest in Peace and Rise in Glory
Memorial Service for Eladia Bing,
a long time member of
Church Riverdale, will be held on Nov. 22 at 11 a.m.
Mon., Oct. 20, 7:15 p.m.
Great Music at
Christ Church Riverdale- THE AERIS TRIO- Sat., Oct 25, 7:30
Church Riverdale and the 5
Boroughs Music Festival 2014-2015 present the
exciting baroque ensemble AERIS,
performing their new program, Capriccio. Comprised of
harpsichordist Avi Stein, violinist Zachary
Carrettin, and cellist William Skeen, AERIS is quickly
gathering acclaim for its virtuosic interpretations of works from the
17th and 18th centuries. Capriccio features
works by 17th century giants such as J. S. Bach and Antonio Vivaldi, as
well as less well-known composers including Veracini, Valentini,
Stradella, Matteis and Locatelli. Tickets:
General Admission $25, Bronx Residents $20, Students $10
can be purchased online at 5bmf.org
or at the church.
go to Manhattan for good music, food, and mimosas when you can stay
here in Riverdale? All ladies of the parish and friends are
invited to this special event, to be held at the rectory on Sun.,
Nov., 9 following the 11 a.m. service.
be welcomed by event chair and hostess Annie Greenup
and greeted by the music of local
jazz pianist Lee Feldman and bassist Ben Gallina.
This is a great opportunity to invite your non church
suggested donation of $10 will be
collected at the event to cover expenses, but please let us know you're
coming as soon as possible at firstname.lastname@example.org
musicians in the parish are invited to add their talents to our weekly
worship. Singers are invited to join the Adult Choir or
Choristers. String, wind or brass players who would like to
perform a favorite selection should speak directly to our Director of
Music, Nick Martellacci, or email him at email@example.com.
Keyboard players are welcome to play solo literature or help
out with accompaniments.
FINANCIAL PICTURE- JAN.-SEPT. 2014
Pledges for a total of $ 237,107
Pledge Receipts as of September 31,
2014 (75 % of the year)
$ 162,490 on a pledge of $
represents a shortfall in pledge collection of $ 15,340 or 6%
pledges have been paid in full
pledges are up-to-date (This does not include those paid in full.)
pledgers have made no payments on their pledges ($ 7,215 in arrears)
pledges are in arrears
5 over $ 500; 5 over $ 1,000; 1 over $ 4,000
PARISH PRAYER LIST
Church is a community of worship and prayer - seeking relationship with
God in thought, word and deed. Please add these prayers to your own
continue to pray for the repose of the souls of
Bing, Floyd Brattin, Maria Efantes, Hester Flood, Frederick A.
Negron, Elsie Schmidt.
We remember those celebrating
birthdays and anniversaries:
Buckelew, Andrew Dennison, Anita Dutt, Maurine Holmgren, Dania
altar flowers is a special way to remember a loved one who has died,
celebrate a birthday, anniversary or special occasion. Please visit
the Flower Calendar on the bulletin board at the
entrance to the Parish Hall, sign up on the calendar for
the Sunday/s of your choice, fill in the form and follow the
you are unable to serve, please call the office or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org so that we can arrange for an
are asked to arrange for their own replacements.
October 26, 2014, The Twentieth
Sunday after Pentecost
The Rt. Rev. Andrew Dietsche
The Rev. Carol Gadsden
The Rev. Robert Chambers
Ministers Bernard Appia, Clotilde
Malcolm Callender, Beverly Sheppard
Damaso Parets, Robert Abbott, Jeremy Greenfield,
8:30 a.m.- Florence Maduro
p.m.- Lorraine Baker,
- James Onyango
Lesson: Deuteronomy 34: 1-12
90: 1-6, 13-17
Lesson: 1 Thessalonians 2: 1-8
Mathew 22: 34-46
19 Margo Tyler
Aija Sears, Edie Monteagudo
All Members of
Christ Church Riverdale, Ministers
The Rev. Andrew G.
Butler III, Rector
of Music and Organist
Ms. Jean Godden, Office Manager
Mr. John Mueser and Dr. Geoffrey
Kolu Baysah, Marcia Callender, Anita Dutt,
Gunther Kilsch, John Leuenhagen, Verona
Pinion, Lauren Scott,
Gary Solomon, Sarah Stevenson, David Talbird
and Katherine Valyi,