Church Calendar

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Office Hours
Tuesday – Friday: 9am – 2pm


718-268-6021
stlukesoffice@verizon.net

Worship Schedule

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Special Events

Gospel Reading
Sundays

8:30am Eucharist

10:30am Choral Holy Eucharist
Child care is provided.

Church School
Classes for children K through Grade 8
on Sundays at 10:15am.

Wednesdays
10am Holy Eucharist with Prayers for Healing


SATURDAY, 11/18
Saint Luke's Kids Bake!
At 10am, Louise Guinther will be meeting with our boys and girls to bake for the Sunday November 19 bake sale

Morning of Thanksgiving Reflection
cancelled.

Week of Novevember 19

SUNDAY
Your 2018 pledge will be gathered during the Offertory. Blank pledge cards are on the narthex table if you need one. If you have already submitted your pledge, thank you. They are placed on the altar with all others today.

The Annual Thanksgiving Outreach Bake Sale takes place during Hospitality Hour. All proceeds benefit our 2017 grant recipient, Fountain House.

The Annual Forest Hills Interfaith Thanksgiving Service takes place at 4:00pm at the Reform Temple of Forest Hills on 71-11 112th Street (between 71st Avenue and 71st Road).

WEDNESDAY
The Holy Eucharist with Special Intentions for Healing is celebrated in the chapel at 10am. Thanksgiving dessert orders can be picked up in the church narthex from 12noon until 4pm.

THURSDAY/THANKSGIVING
The Holy Eucharist with Hymns is celebrated at 10am.

The parish office is closed Thanksgiving Day and FRIDAY.

SUNDAY, 11/26 — CHRIST THE KING
The Pentecost Season come to a close with a sung Holy Eucharist at 10:30am.


Annual Thanksgiving Bake Sale & Pie Order Program

Sunday, November 19 is our Outreach Bake Sale following both liturgies. We ask our bakers to contribute tasty treats. All proceeds benefit our 2017 Outreach Grant to Fountain House.

St. Luke’s Homemade Thanksgiving Desserts

Proceeds benefit our Outreach Grant Recipient,
Fountain House

Fresh-baked Apple, Pumpkin, Pecan or Mince pie, or Succes au Café (dacquoise layer cake with velvery coffee buttercream)

Early Bird Price: $17 each; orders after Nov. 12: $20 each
(gluten-free and vegan options available)

Baked fresh for pick-up at the church on Wednesday, November 22, noon to 4 p.m., or Thursday, November 23, following the Thanksgiving Service at St. Luke’s (10:45 to 11:30 a.m.). Forms can be delivered (with your check) to St. Luke’s office, 85 Greenway South, Forest Hills, or place order by phone (718-268-6021) or e-mail (sltukesoffice@verizon.net).

***Order by Nov. 12 for early-bird price of $17; late orders: $20 (final deadline Nov. 19).***

Orders for pickup at church on Nov. 22 or 23; no delivery.

Thanksgiving Pie Order Form

Pie Order orm

Name: ________________________________________________

Tel. (required):_____________E-mail (required):______________

Preferred pickup day/ time______________________________________________

Order: ____ Apple Pies (vegan); ____ Pumpkin Pies; ____ Gluten-Free Pumpkin Pies; ____ Mince Pies;

____ Pecan Pies; ____ Succès au CaféTotal due:___________

Please make check payable to St. Luke’s Church with
Thanksgiving Pie Sale on the memo line.

100% of proceeds from the pie orders benefit Fountain House, dedicated to helping people recover from mental illness.

Celebrating Ministry
with Children and Youth


GAME NIGHT



Not Your Grandma's Board Games

Third Friday of each month 7-10pm

Young people of the parish and their friends
are warmly invited to supper in the parish hall, followed by an evening of clever, challenging board games.
If you have a really awesome board game you'd like to share, bring it along. If you don't, come anyway, you're sure to enjoy playing the games others bring!

All Saints' Baptism


Every Child a Sacred Trust

At Saint Luke’s, Every Child is a Sacred Trust. This is true whether we are thinking of our babies and toddlers at home and here in the Nursery, the children of our Sunday Church School or the members of our Teen/Young Adult Group. Our care and joy also extends to others through the parish hosting the Angels in the Garden Childcare Center, our welcoming area youth into the Gingerbread Players, and other ongoing commitments to the wellbeing of young people—such as support for Camp DeWolfe, volunteer efforts with Saint Andrew’s Teen Shelter, and our relationship with Notre Dame de l’Annonciation School in Haiti.


•Our Nursery for infants and toddlers on the lower level of the parish hall is staffed during the 10:30 am liturgy.

• Church School, Sundays at 10:30am

• Saint Luke’s Youth Group

• Saint Luke’s Acolytes

Youth Choir

• Saint Luke’s Festival Youth Choir

• Gingerbread Players Ministry
with Community Youth

• Hosting Angels in the Garden
Childcare Center

• Prayer, Support and Pen pals for Notre Dame de l‘Annonciation School, Port-au-Prince, Haiti

• Queens Community House Children served by Food Pantry and Jesse Tree Project

• Camp De Wolfe support

Church School

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Saint Luke's and Greater Forest Hills

The missional activity of Saint Luke’s Church, in support of children and families throughout the Forest Hills Community, is demonstrated through our partnership with two important programs: Angels in the Gardens Childcare Center and Thinking Cap After- School Program. The fall term for both programs begins on Tuesday, September 6th. This is the sixth year of our relationship with the childcare center and Year Two of our partnership with Thinking Cap. Through these two programs, Saint Luke’s offers families with pre-school and elementary school-aged children needed care and support services. Please keep the children, teachers, staffs and families in your prayers.

Outdoor Eucharist

 

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