MIDWEEK SERVICES- Wednesday, March 4, 2015
a.m.- Holy Eucharist in the Church
p.m.- Holy Eucharist in the Church
a.m. and 11 a.m.-
SAVINGS TIME BEGINS MARCH 8 -
DON'T FORGET TO "SPRING AHEAD" !
Sacrament of Holy
Baptism will next be offered at the Great Vigil of Easter on Saturday,
April 4. If you are interested in baptism on that day,
please complete this FORM and return to Fr.
Andrew as soon as possible.
NEW TO CHRIST
you start attending
CCR after January 2014? Plans are being made to recognize and
formally welcome all our newcomers. Please help us update our records
to include you in future communication. Email Fr.
ADULT MINISTRY STARTING
are hoping to begin reaching out to young adults starting from H.S.
graduates and include those in their 20s through 30s. Even if
you doubt they might be interested, please provide their contact
12:30 p.m. in the Church
Our 2015 Lenten
Study is based on the video series, Who Is This Man?
Join us each Sunday in Lent for this provocative series and
STEWARDSHIP COMMITTEE MEETING- Sunday, March 8,
12:30 p.m. in the Library
recognize that global warming is not an economic or technical problem,
but rather at its' core is a moral spiritual and cultural one."
CARPENTER'S KIDS COMMITMENTS- Due Now
year marks the third
year of our five year commitment to support the
education of the AIDS
orphans of Idifu, Tanzania. This is a very
meaningful relationship which has made a positive change in the lives
of the children of one village.
you have made a
pledge, to support a child's education, please write your check for $
70 and mark it "Carpenter's Kids" and put it in the plate.
church must make a payment for
the coming school year in March to cover the uniform and book expenses
for the coming school year.
you for your support of this
very worthwhile project.
you have any questions please
contact John Mueser.
Wednesday, March 4, 6:30 p.m.
of Christ: The Son of God and the Saga of Race in America
Edward J. Blum and Paul Harvey. Click HERE for more
TO THE TRANSITIONAL DIACONATE OF POSEY KRAKOWSKY-
Saturday, March 7, 10:30 a.m.
The members of
Christ Church Riverdale are invited to join with Posey and her family
on this very special occasion at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine.
more details click HERE
SCHOOL BAKE SALE- Sunday, March 8
Your purchase of
baked goods during coffee hour will help the children of the Sunday
School support the Carpenter's Kids of Idifu, Tanzania.
Climate Change: "We
recognize that climate change is not merely an economic or technical
problem, but rather at its core is a moral, spiritual and cultural
do we make real change in our lives, as individuals and as a
Tip--This Lent, consider a "carbon fast". You can sign up for daily email
suggestions at the website below. Each message has a short
reflection and an action to take as an individual or
April 11, 11 a.m.- 2p.m.
MAGIC AT BERKSHIRE FARM CENTER & SERVICES FOR YOUTH-
and Social Justice Committee invite you to join them for
a day "on the farm" in Canaan, NY learning about maple
syrup production. The young men and boys on
the farm are city kids who have made bad choices in the past and are
learning a new way of life. Our visit could
lead to an ongoing partnership with Burnham Brotherhood, one
of Berkshire's programs.
contact Kathy Valyi
or Marcia Callender by March 17 if you have questions or are interested
Kingsbridge, Riverdale, Marble Hill Food Bank is in need of donations. Please
bring canned or boxed foods which have not expired and are not
perishable on any Sunday. They may be left
in the basket at the back of the church or in the basket in the parish
are many unemployed and underemployed families depending on this Food
Pantry. Contact coordinator, Anita Dutt for additional ways you
SHOPPING ON AMAZON.COM
Season of Sales"
continues on the Internet and you
probably want to take advantage of the great prices. If you
go to christchurchriverdale.org
and click on the Links, you will be able to access
Amazon will give
a percentage of your purchase to our church. Many thanks to all whose
shopping has benefitted this church!
PARISH PRAYER LIST
We pray for the repose of the souls
We remember those celebrating
birthdays and anniversaries-
March 1 - March 7
Price, Rosa Smith, Madeleine Upston
Visits and Prayers
Please call Father Andrew at (718) 514-1652, if you or someone
you know would like a visit or wishes to receive communion at home. If
you would like to add someone to the Prayer List, please call (718) 543-1011 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are unable to serve, please
call the office or email us at email@example.com
so that we can arrange for an alternate; Assistants
are asked to arrange for their own replacements.
March 8, 2015- The Third Sunday
Robin Newmman, Posey Krakowsky
Linda Smith, Clotilde Stenson, Posey Krakowsky
Pamela Smith, Lolita Crumpley
Damaso Parets, Karen Selsey, Vivian
Alice Dupree, Robert Dupree, Henry Hubner
a.m.- Florence Maduro
Scriptures for Sunday
Lesson: Exodus 20: 1-17
Second Lesson: 1 Corinthians 1:
Gospel: John 2: 13-22
for the week
Members of Christ Church Riverdale,
The Rev. Andrew G.
Butler III, Rector
Martellacci, Director of Music and Organist
Onyango, Verger and Sexton
Godden, Office Manager
Mueser, Nursery Caregiver
Doughlin, Ms. Susan Hinkson-Carling
Marcia Callender, Anita Dutt, Maggie Scott
Gunther Kilsch, Jo Anne Kraus, John
Leuenhagen, Verona Pinion, Lauren Scott, Aija Sears, Sarah Stevenson, David
M. Klein, Editor- This
Week at CCR
5030 Henry Hudson Parkway East