April & May Calendars with rota



 The Episcopal Church of St. Anne ​​


Health protocols for in person worship at the church of St. Anne during COVID-19 Pandemic 7/5/20:
1.Please stay home if you are in an “at risk” people group – attend virtual services.
2.If you do not feel well or are sick, please stay home – attend virtual services.
3.If you have been tested for or have COVID-19, please inform Fr. James in full pastoral confidentiality so that you can receive prayer. Quarantine yourself appropriately and help others avoid contracting the virus.
4.Utilize Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) which makes you feel safe and more especially makes others feel safe and comfortable.
       Wear a face mask or other face covering.
       Avoid physical contact and touching others.
5.Maintain 6-foot minimum physical distancing.
6.Wash hands frequently and utilize hand sanitizer.
7.Be hopeful and positive. We are getting closer to wining the battle against this virus every day.
8.Our help comes from the Lord the maker of heaven and earth.

Please don't forget:
  We are in a situation with the Coronavirus that is unprecedented to any other time in our life and it is so important that we keep St. Anne’s in our thoughts and  you remain vigilant to continue to give your pledge and donations that are so vital to keep up with our Church operating budget.
  Please send your donation to the Church of Saint Anne Attn: Treasurer.
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April & May 2021 Highlights


*  In-person worship with restrictions has resumed at St. Anne's.  Please stay tuned for further announcements as they become available.  COVID 19 restrictions may apply without much notice.  Calendar corrections appear listed below, but not on the calendar itself.


* If you are interested in attending St. Anne's virtual services "live" please contact Fr. James at: revjamesbski@gmail.com and he will add you to the email invite from GoToMeeting.  Youtube video recordings are available soon after the "live" sessions and can be viewed at any time - see link on schedule page. 

* You should also contact Fr. James prior to attending in-person worship at St. Anne's which is currently limited to 8 households/18 people.  Seating is available by reservation only to comply with pandemic response health restrictions.  Please see the health protocol below.

Sunday  April 25th - The 4th Sunday of Easter will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and Virtual Mass  from the rectory at 10:30am.    

Wednesday April 28th - We will celebrate the Feast of St. Mark the Evangelist (transferred from the 25th) with in-person Mass at 5:30pm and virtual Mass from the Rectory at 6:30pm.  This is a major feast in the church calendar where we commemorate the writer of our oldest Gospel, and the great work of Evangelism which it relates.


Sunday May 2nd - The 5th Sunday of Easter will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.  

Wednesday May 5th - We will celebrate the Feast of Saint Philip and St. James, Apostles with in-person Mass at 5:30pm and virtual Mass from the rectory at 6:30pm.  

Sunday May 9th - The 6th Sunday of Easter, Rogation Sunday, and Mother's Day will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.


Wednesday May 12th - We will celebrate the Eve of Ascension Day with in-person Evening Prayer at 5:00pm.  There will be no in-person or virtual Mass this Evening.


Thursday May 13th - We will celebrate Ascension Day, the 40th day of Easter and the return of our Lord to his heavenly home, with in-person Mass at 5:30pm.  There will be no virtual service this evening.

Sunday May 16th - The 7th Sunday of Easter, Sunday in Ascenciontide, will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.


Tuesday May 18th - Friday May 21st - Fr. James will be out of office and attending graduation ceremonies at Nashotah House Seminary on these days.  There will be no daily offices during this time period and no evening Masses on Wednesday May 19th.  

Sunday May 23rd - The Day of Pentecost, Whitsunday, will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.

Wednesday May 26th - We will honor Augustine, the 1st Archbishop of Canterbury with virtual Mass from the Rectory at 5:30pm (there will be no in-person Mass) followed by our monthly virtual Vestry Meeting which will start at 6:45pm. Please note the change to the 4th Wednesday of the month.  All members are welcome to listen in and should request a link from Fr. James to join


Sunday May 30th - The 1st Sunday after Pentecost, Trinity Sunday, will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am and virtual Mass from the rectory at 10:30am.


Monday May 31st - As is our custom, Memorial Day will be celebrated with in-person Mass at 9:00am.  This is our opportunity to honor the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military.  If you wish to have someone cited at the commemoration please let Fr. James know in good time.  Fr. James will also be in the Morrison Memorial Day parade and offer benediction at the service that follows at Grove Hill cemetary. 

Wednesday June 2nd - We will celebrate the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (transferred from May 31st) with in-person Mass at 5:30pm and virtual Mass from the Rectory at 6:30pm.