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Please consider becoming involved in a Foyer group.  It is a way to strengthen bonds of community and make our large parish feel smaller and warmer.  If you cannot attend and would like to participate in a group, please contact Lucy Covington (lucyc@allsoulsokc.com).

ASYM Hosts Annual Spaghetti Dinner

February 16, 5:30-7:00 p.m.

All Souls’ Youth Ministry (ASYM) will host the annual Spaghetti Dinner as a fundraiser for Youth Group activites.   Teens and their parents prepare and serve a delicious meal with a restaurant feel.  You don’t even need to make a reservation!

Botherhood of St. Andrew Fundraiser

Tuesday, February 25, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Stop by the Parish Hall this Sunday morning between services and pick up your tickets to the Shrove Tuesday supper.  Sales will continue through February 24. The Brotherhood of St. Andrew will be serving delicious pancakes and ham and red beans and rice with cornbread muffins. 
Ash Wednesday Services
7:00 a.m. Holy Communion with 
Imposition of Ashes
10 a.m. Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes*
12 p.m. Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes*
6:00 p.m. Holy Communion with Imposition of Ashes*
*Nursery available on the lower level

Lenten Speakers

March 4: Fr. Mac Stewart, God and Disability

March 11: Tricia Everest, Topic TBD

March 18: Fr. Andy Johnson, Associate Rector

March 25: Deirdre Franklin, Pastor of Women’s Ministry, Crossings Community Church, Spiritual disciplines

April 1: Interview with Deacon Easter

Episcopal Church Women

Episcopal Church Women (ECW) serves as the primary women’s ministry branch in the Episcopal Church. This means all women of All Souls’ are ECW members! We fellowship, serve within the church, and fund raise throughout the year which enables us to host various church-related events.  Are you looking for ways to be involved in the ministry of All Souls’?  There are many opportunities to serve our parish through ECW.

Adult Inquirers’ Class

Sundays, 11:30 a.m. 
The group meets in the Chapel of St. Mary following the 10:00 a.m. service. This course is for those who desire to become a member of All Souls’, or who wish to learn more about the Anglican tradition. Those who complete the course will have the option to be confirmed (or received) by the Bishop of Oklahoma on May 10.  Contact Father Yoder (cyoder@allsoulsokc.com) if you have any questions.  Childcare will be available.  

Parenting with Joy and Purpose

Thursdays, January 9  – February 13, 7:00 p.m. 

It’s not too late to join us!  We will be learning in the next session how to teach kids responsibility and respectful behavior.  Don’t miss it.  All classes will be conducted by Kaye Wilson.  Register here or call the church office (405) 842-1461.  Nursery is available with registration.

Other news and events:

iPhone Class – Parishioner Pam Troup  will talk about some of the latest features of the iphone and answer your questions. Charge your iphone!  Tuesday, February 11, 1:00 p.m. (South Lounge)

Grief Group – Initial meeting will be Wednesday, February 12, noon (South Lounge). Brown bag lunches welcome.
February concert cancelled – Virginia Campbell Piano Artist Series – Sunday, February 16, 2:30 p.m. 
Parenting Toolbox – February 23, 11:30 a.m. (CFLC)  Lunch provided for teens and adults.

Diocesan News

Bishop Ed and Debbie Retirement Dinner

Friday, February 28, 6:30 p.m.
You are invited to attend an evening at the Civic Center Meinders Hall of Mirrors to celebrate Bishop Ed’s retirement.  Tickets are available online.

Consecration of New Bishop of Oklahoma 

Saturday, April 18

The Rev. Reed will be Ordained and Consecrated on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at the Henry J. Wellness Freede Center at Oklahoma City University by  The Most Reverend Michael Curry, Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal Church.  The Rev. Reed will serve as Bishop Coadjutor of the Diocese of Oklahoma through the end of the year.

The Rev. Reed most recently was the Rector of All Saints’ Episcopal Church and Day School in Phoenix, AZ. He served as the spiritual and managerial leader of both the church and school staffs.  He is married to Megan Reed and they have three sons.

All Souls’ to Host

The Living Church Institute Conference

Thursday, June 4 and Friday, June 5

What is Anglican Christianity? Where did Anglicanism come from, and what should we hope for its future?  This conference will take up these questions in order to inspire a new generation of Anglican Christians seeking faithfulness and holiness within the wider Church Catholic. Find registration details and schedule of events here.

Children

Sunday School Registration – Forms for Godly Play and Children’s Sunday School are located at the reception desk on the lower level.
M&M  Mission and Ministry – 9:15 a.m. (Purple Room, lower level)   
Children 3 years through 5th grade participate in fun and meaningful mission projects or learn a new skill during Adult Sunday School.
Ages 3-Kindergarten – Children gather in the back of the church and process behind the crucifer to receive a blessing at the altar.  They attend Children’s Chapel and Sunday school on the lower level during the 10:00 a.m. service.

Grades 1st-5th – Children sit with their families at the beginning of the service.  During the sermon hymn they follow the crucifer to the Chapel of St. Mary.  Sunday School follows on the lower level during the remainder of the service. 

Infant and Toddler Childcare – (Purple and Yellow Rooms, lower level)    Childcare is available for both Sunday morning services. Pagers are available for parents.
Youth
Confirmation Class – 9:15 a.m. (Yellow Room, lower level)
Youth Sunday School – 9:15 a.m. Grades 7th-12th  (Kennedy Parlor)
“THE WAY” – 11:31 a.m. (Christian Family Life Center) 

Adults

All Classes Meet at 9:15 a.m. 
Rector’s Forum – (Parish Hall) “Anglican Lives: An overview of Anglican history through the lives of Anglican Christians”
Gospel of Grace at Home  – (South Lounge)  
All young adults and parents are invited to join in discussion and prayer on the book of Mark.
Coffee Break – (Red Room, lower level)  

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