​May & June Calendars with rota




 The Episcopal Church of St. Anne ​​


May & June 2024 Highlights


We continue to collect personal hygiene and cleaning supplies for the Morrison Charitable Food Pantry to supplement their mission to feed the hungry.  Fr. Janes will deliver the collected items to the Food Pantry on the first Wednesday of every month.  A donation box for such items is in the back of the church.  Please be generous and help these people in great need.  Food items are not needed, but appreciated.


AA meetings are held in the Undercroft at St. Anne's according to the following schedule:

Sunday 6:00pm closed, Monday 5:30pm 12-Steps and 7:00pm closed, Thursday 7:00pm closed, Friday 7:00pm open, Saturday 8:00am closed.


Every Tuesday (but subject to change): Becky West offers Chair Yoga at 9:00am and Mindfulness Meditation at 6:15pm in the Undercroft at St. Anne's and is open to anyone interested in light exercise and/or centering.  Text Becky for details or more information at 815-718-3699. 


Sunday May 26th - Trinity Sunday (the First Sunday after Pentecost) will be celebrated with Low Mass at 8:00am, and Sung Mass at 9:30am. 

Monday May 27th - Memorial Day will be celebrated in our usual fashion with a Requiem Mass at 9:00am.  We will be honoring men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military and if you wish to have someone cited at the commemoration, please pass their names along to Fr. James as soon as they are available.


Wednesday May 29th - We will celebrate the Eve of Corpus Christi with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm, and Low Mass at 5:30pm.  A dine-out after Mass is anticipated for those who wish to participate.


Sunday June 2nd - The Second Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with Low Mass at 8:00am, and Sung Mass at 9:30am. Today is also the first Sunday of the month and time for coffee hour and fellowship at 10:30am in the Undercroft following the morning services.  Please join us to share treats and good conversation.  Your help in providing treats or clean-up are very much appreciated.​

Wednesday June 5th - We will celebrate the Feast of the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (transferred from May 31st) with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm, and Low Mass at 5:30pm.  A dine-out after Mass is anticipated for those who wish to participate.


Sunday June 9th - The Third Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with Low Mass at 8:00am, and Sung Mass at 9:30am.  

Wednesday June 12th - The Feast of St. Barnabas the Apostle (transferred from June 11) will be celebrated with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm and Low Mass at 5:30pm followed by an all-parish dine-out.  

Sunday June 16th -  The Fourth Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with Low Mass  at 8:00am and Mass with music at 9:30am.    

Wednesday June 19th -  The Nativity of St. John the Baptist (transferred June 24) will be celebrated with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm and Low Mass at 5:30pm followed by our monthly Vestry meeting which will convene in the Undercroft at 6:30pm.  All members are welcome to watch church business in action.

Sunday June 23rd - The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with Low Mass at 8:00am, and Sung Mass at 9:30am. Also today, St. Barnabas Guild is called into service at Resthave at 3:00pm and Homestead at 4:00pm to offer worship services to the residents.  Volunteers to help Fr. James and the residents are most welcome and appreciated

Wednesday June 26th - The Feast of St. Peter & St. Paul, Apostles (transferred from June 29) will be celebrated with Evening Prayer at 5:00pm and Low Mass at 5:30pm followed by an all-parish dine-out.


Thursday June 27th - St. Barnabas Guild is again called into service at Pleasant View at 10:15am to offer worship (Morning Prayer) to the residents.  Volunteers to help Fr. James and the residents are always welcome and reward far exceeds effort.


Sunday June 30th -  The Sixth Sunday after Pentecost will be celebrated with Low Mass  at 8:00am and Mass with music at 9:30am.