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Events: Week of February 11, 2018


Memorial Service for Joyce Tibble Downes – will be held on Sat. Feb. 10th at 2:30 p.m. All are welcome.

Outreach Sunday – is this Sun., Feb. 11th. Please help fill EChO’s shelves by bringing in non-perishable food items.

Youth Group/Parent Meeting – will be this Sunday, Feb. 11th at 11:30 a.m. in St. Mark’s. Come meet the new Youth Director, Emma Connors and to discuss youth events for 2018.

Emergency Shelter Program Training Dates – Next volunteer training date is Feb. 11th at Congregation Beth Evergreen from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. New volunteers must be trained before becoming eligible to volunteer. Contract Sara Gadeken at for more information.

Colorado Haiti Project - Moringa Lager Launch Party – will be Sun. Feb. 11th at 3:30 p.m. at Wynkoop Brewery, 1634 18th St. in Denver. This is a free event and for every pint of Moringa Lager sold, Wynkoop will donate $1 for projects in Haiti.

Shrove Tuesday Dinner – will be February 13th at 6:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary sponsored by the Youth Group. Please sign up in the back of the church. Please contact Youth Minister Emma Connors at and Stephanie Park at All are welcome!

Ash Wednesday Services – join us for distribution of Ashes on Wed. Feb. 14th from either 9:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. or 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Father Greg Foraker and I will be giving out Ashes-To-Go at the Muddy Buck from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Evensong Prayer Service – Please join us every Wed. at 6:30 p.m. starting Feb. 21st for a prayer service during the Lenten Season.

Bible Study – There is no Bible Study for the next couple of weeks. The next Bible Study will be Wed. Feb. 28th  following the Evening Prayer Service in the Sanctuary at 7:00 p.m. Bible Study will then meet every other Wednesday in the Sanctuary through the Lenten Season. Contact Robin at

ECW Events Denver Museum of Art – Degas: A Passion for Perfection on Sat. Feb. 24th. Ticket prices to be announced. Please RSVP to Janice Theobald at or 281-380-6343.
Simply Sacred Living – a one day Mini-Retreat on Sat. Apr. 28th  at St. John Chrysostom Episcopal Church in Golden. Guest speaker will be Jerusalem Jackson Greer. Contact Lynne Goerold at

Journey Into Faith: Welcoming New Members and Renewing Your Faith Community Workshop – on Fri. March 2nd through Sun. March 4th at Christ the King Episcopal Church in Arvada. Registration forms are available in the office and in the back of the Sanctuary. Registration deadline is Feb. 28th.

Google Calendar – To see what’s happening at church day-to-day, you can view the events calendar on the COT website. Click Events, then campus calendar.

Labyrinth – Please contact Denise Onyskiw at  to form a group to care for the Labyrinth.

Monthly Newsletter – The deadline for submission of announcements into the newsletter is the 22nd of each month. Please email your information to Cathleen McManus at

Nursery Care Volunteers – Please contact Jeni Warnken at or the office if you are available to sit in the nursery and provide care during Sunday Service if needed.

Stephen Ministers – Stephen Ministry is a one-on-one lay caring ministry. Stephen Ministers provide confidential Christ-centered care to people who are hurting. Contact Father Michael at or Karen Coriden at

Ushers Needed for the 10:15 a.m. Service – If interested, please contact Bob Barker at

Sunday School – takes place every Sunday during the 10:15 am service. Contact Jeni Warnken at

Daughters of the King Evening Prayer – is every 2nd and 4th Mondays at 5:30 p.m. in the Sanctuary.

Centering Prayer Group – Please join us for Centering Prayer every Tuesday morning from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. in the Chapel. Any questions, please contact Mary Haave at or Maria Rosa Galter at

Camino Divina – meets every Thursday to practice “Walking the Divine Way” from 8:30 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. at Alderfer Ranch (by the barn).  Maria Rosa Galter ( facilitates this meditation/walking/discussion hike.

Hike-a-Palians – meets every Friday, weather permitting, to experience God’s cathedral of nature. Hikes usually last 2-4 hours and are never too difficult. Contact Tom Marker at

Lectio Divina – meets the first Saturday of each month at the home of Carolyn Seymour, 31719 Rocky Village Dr., Apt. 401 (code-1776#) in Evergreen. Contact her at 303-679-6271 with questions


ANOINTING AND HEALING PRAYERS:  Last Sunday each month during 10:15 service in the church. All are welcome. Contact: Church Office at

BOOK CLUB:  The 3rd Wednesday each month at 6:30pm. in the church. However, Book Club will not take place in December due to everyone’s busy schedule. All welcome. Contacts:  Shelley Black at or Kit Snyder at

EChO SOUP MINISTRY:  The 3rd Sunday each month at church kitchen. All are welcome and needed to help. Contacts: Sara Gadeken at or Stephanie Park at

EPISCOPAL CHURCH WOMEN (ECW): The 2nd Saturday each month at 9:00am at St. Raphael’s (the Rectory). All women are welcome. Contact: Sarah Gadeken at

EVENING PRAYER:  The 2nd and 4th Monday each month at 5:30pm. in The Chapel of St. Mary and Saint Joseph. All are welcome. Contact: Kit Snyder at

HIKE-A-PALIANS: This informal group hikes once a week, usually on Fridays in the local area.  The hikes range from 2-7 miles and are usually 3-4 hrs.  If you would like to be added to the hike notification list, send your email address to  Enjoy God's outdoor cathedral with some really nice people.

JESUS AND ME (J.A.M):  The 2nd and 4th Sunday each month at 10:15am. in St. Mark’s. The children gathers in church before the 10:15 service. All Pre-teens and teens are welcome. Contacts: Clay Sumner at or Stephanie Park at

LECTIO DIVINA:  The 1st Saturday each month at 9:30am. in the church. All are welcome.
Contact: Church office at

MEN’S FELLOWSHIP:  Every Wednesday for breakfast at 8:00am. at Lakeshore Café. All men are welcome.  Contact: Fr. Michael at

MORNING PRAYER:  Every Friday at 9:30am. in the church. All are welcome. Contact: Shelley Black at

PRAYER SHAWL MINISTRY:  The 1st Wednesday each month at 1:00pm. in Stewart Lounge. All welcome. Contact: Liz Jones at 303/679-1301 or Georgine McCarthy at 303/670-0887

SUNDAY SCHOOL:  Every Sunday at 10:15am. in Wilderness Cabin. The children gather in church before the 10:15 service. Ages 4 to 10 are welcome. Contact: Church Office at

VESTRY: The 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm in Stewart Lounge. Meetings are open to parishioners.

YOUTH GROUP:  The 1st and 3rd Sunday each month at 5:00pm. in St. Mark’s. All Pre-teens and teens are welcome. Contact: Stephanie Park at

EVERGREEN CHRISTIAN OUTREACH DONATIONS: Please bring nonperishable food and/or toiletries you would like to donate to EChO to the church and place them in the basket near the Bell Tower. Check their web page for their many needs: