- Weds., Oct. 8 and 15 at 7 p.m.
in the Church.
He Rest in Peace and Rise in Glory
Funeral Service for Frederick A.
Hammonds Jr., a long time member of Christ Church Riverdale,
will be held on
viewing will take place in the church at 10 a.m., followed by the
Service at 10:30 a.m.
She Rest in Peace and Rise in Glory
Memorial Service for Eladia Bing, a
long time member of Christ
Church Riverdale, will be held on Nov.
22 at 11 a.m.
Wed. Oct 8, 6:30 p.m.
the second Wednesday of each month, at 6:30 p.m., the Needlework Group
make shawls for hospice patients and baby items for NICUs. Beginners
welcome!For more information
contact Posey Krakowsky at firstname.lastname@example.org.
for Our Church Property
- Sat., Oct 11, 10 a.m.
both men and women, are needed to assist in a Clean-Up of the
Kitchen, Parish Hall and
Sacristy. Much has accumulated over the year and this is an
show how much we care about this special place.
for the Sharing Community-
Thurs., Oct 16, 4 p.m.
the third Thursday of each month, a group of volunteers meets in the
and prepares a meal for the Sharing Community of Yonkers.If you would like to assist, please
speak with Ryland Clarke.
7 p.m.- Executive
8 p.m.- Finance
7:15 p.m.- Vestry
Concert at CCR-
AERIS, a Baroque
Ensemble- Sat., Oct 25,
The 5 Boroughs Music
Festival 2014-2015 presents 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
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
Tickets: General Admission $25, Bronx Residents $20, Students
Tickets can be
purchased online at 5bmf.org or at the
of a New Ministry –
Sun., Oct. 26, 2014, 4 p.m.You are
cordially invited to
participate in this special service at 4:00 p.m. as we officially
new Rector, Fr. Andrew G. Butler III. Our Bishop, The Rt.
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
together to affirm the calling of Fr. Andrew and our ministry
festive reception will follow in the Parish Hall.
helping to form the next generation of disciples by becoming a Sunday
Teacher at Christ Church.We have a
dedicated group of volunteers who need your help to continue to grow
program.Pray about how God is
calling you to share your faith with our children.Contact Marcia Callender at
email@example.com or Sarah
Stevenson at firstname.lastname@example.org to find
Coordinator-Are you good at communicating the
importance of hospitality here at Christ Church and willing to remind
us of the
importance of our after-service food and fellowship?Can you carry a clipboard around during
coffee hour and ask people to sign up to host the coffee hour after one
morning services?Please contact
Father Andrew at email@example.com for more
The current members of the Altar Guild are inviting
Christ Church men and
women to find out about their ministry and perhaps become a member of
important group.If you are
interested or just a bit curious, about what they do to prepare the
sanctuary for each service, please speak to Florence Maduro.
call the Rector at 718-514-1652,
if you know of anyone who would like a visit or
who wishes to receive communion at home.
Prayer List Has Begun Anew
would like to add someone to the Prayer List, please call the office
Sponsoring 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
your choice, fill in the form and follow the directions.
Feeding the Hungry
you go grocery shopping this week, pick up canned
or boxed food for
the Kingsbridge, Riverdale, Marble Hill Food Bank.There are a number of very needy
families in these neighboring communities who are dependent on this
Food Bank to
feed their families.There are
boxes for collection in the Parish Hall and at the entrance to the
church.Monetary Donations may also
made.People with cars are also
needed to deliver the groceries to the Church of the Mediator.See Anita Dutt for additional
the next two
are unable to serve, please call the office or email us at