Saint Luke’s Church Program Calendar
2017

EPIPHANY SEASON

January
6 Friday: Epiphany Day Sung Eucharist and Three Kings Cake Reception, 7:30pm
15 Sunday: Wings of Song, 3:00pm
18 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
20 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
22 Sunday: Saint Luke’s Parish Annual Meeting, 10:30am

February
15 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
17 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
26 Sunday: Annual Choral Evensong and Afternoon Tea, 4:00pm
28 Shrove Tuesday: Mardi Gras Party and Supper, Benefits Outreach Grant Recipient

LENT

March
1 Ash Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Liturgies at 7:30am, 10:00am and 7:30pm
5 Lent Sunday: Great Litany in Procession
Lenten Project Presentation, 10:30am
8 Wednesday: Lenten Series #1, 7:00pm
15 Wednesday: Lenten Series #2, 7:00pm
16 Thursday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
17 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
19 Sunday: Lenten Project Fundraiser (Bake Sale or other)
23 Thursday: Lenten Series #3, 7:00pm
25-26/Sat-Sun: Gingerbread Players Spring Musical
30 Thursday: Lenten Series #4, 7:00pm
31 Friday: Gingerbread Players Spring Musical

April
1-2/Sat-Sun Gingerbread Players Spring Musical
2 Sunday: No Committee or Project Meetings until after Easter
5 Wednesday: Lenten Series #5, 7:00pm

HOLY WEEK
April 9 Sunday of the Passion, 8:30 and 10:30am
April 10 Holy Monday Eucharist, 10:00am
April 11 Holy Tuesday Eucharist, 10:00am
April 12 Holy Wednesday Eucharist, 10:00am
April 13 Maundy Thursday, 6:45pm Quiet Supper 8:00pm Eucharist
April 14 Good Friday Ecumenical Service at First Presbyterian Church, 12 Noon
Good Friday Way of the Cross at Saint Luke’s, 8:00pm


EASTER
April 15 Easter Eve: The Great Vigil of Easter, 8:00pm
April 16 Easter Day: The Day of Resurrection, 8:30am and Choral Celebration, 10:30am


21 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
26 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm

May
5-6/Fri-Sat: Annual Vestry Retreat
17 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
19 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
20-21 Saturday-Sunday: WWI Commemorative Cabaret
25 Thursday: Ascension Day Holy Eucharist and Strawberry Shortcake Social, 7:30pm
31 Wednesday: Screening Mystery – Film Study, 7:30pm


PENTECOST

June
4 Sunday: The Day of Pentecost
Parish Community Meeting
7 Wednesday: Last mid-week 10am liturgy until September 13
Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
10 Saturday: 15th Annual Imaginauction, 5:30pm
11 Sunday: Celebrating Ministry with Children and Youth, 10:30am

Rector’s Sabbatical Leave
Father Tom Reese will be on leave from Monday, June 12 until his return on Sunday, August 27. During Father Reese’s sabbatical, The Reverend David Gable will be our visiting priest.

16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm

PENTECOST (Summer) SEASON
24 Saturday: Forest Hills Community Food Drive

July

15 Saturday: Annual Barbecue, 5:30pm

August
5-6/Sat-Sun: Gingerbread Players’ Summer Theater
30 Wednesday: Vestry Dinner at Rectory, 7:00pm
31 Thursday: Annual Youth/Acolyte Outing

PENTECOST (Fall) SEASON
September
9 Saturday: Choir Workshop followed by Dinner at the Rectory, 6:00pm
10 Sunday: Church School and Choir resume at 10:30am Liturgy
Community Meeting follows
13 Wednesday: Mid-week Holy Eucharist with Healing Prayers resumes at 10am
15 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm (Every third Friday of month, Sept-June)
20 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
23 Saturday: Upper Hall set up for Rummage Sale
29 Friday: Michaelmas Celebration
Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 7:30pm
Dinner follows

October
1 Sunday: Blessing of Animals on church lawn, 11:30am
6 Friday: Lower Hall set up for Rummage Sale
7-8/Sat-Sun: Rummage Sale
15 Sunday: Saint Luke’s Day Festal Choral Eucharist, 10:30am
Pot Luck Luncheon follows
18 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting with Evening Prayer at 7:30pm for Saint Luke’s Day
20 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
21 Saturday: Annual Youth Group Music Fest
22 Sunday: Wings of Song Concert, 3:00pm

November
1 Wednesday: All Saints/All Souls Meditative Eucharist, 7:30pm
5 Sunday: All Saints Day Festal Choral Eucharist at 10:30am
2018 Pledge Campaign begins
4-5, 11-12/Sat-Sun: Fall Gingerbread Players Production
15 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
17 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
18 Saturday: Saint Luke’s Kids Bake, 10am-12Noon
Morning of Reflection for Adults, 10am-12Noon
19 Sunday: Stewardship Sunday
Thanksgiving Outreach Bake Sale
Forest Hills Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, 4:00pm
23 Thursday: Thanksgiving Day Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 10:00am
26 Sunday: Feast of Christ the King

December
3 Sunday: Holy Eucharist with Advent Lessons and Carols, 10:30am

6 Wednesday: Advent Series, 7:30pm
12 Tuesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
13 Wednesday: Advent Series, 7:30pm
15 Friday: Youth Night, 6-9:30pm
17 Sunday: Caroling Party and Supper, 5:00pm
20 Wednesday: Advent Series, 7:30pm
24 Sunday: Advent IV Holy Eucharist at 8:30 and 10:30am
Christmas Eve Candlelight Choral Eucharist, 10:00pm
25 Monday: Christmas Day Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 10:00am


2018 Program Calendar
Saint Luke’s Church, Forest Hills NY



EPIPHANY SEASON

January
6 Saturday: Epiphany Day Eucharist and Three Kings Party, Time to be announced
14 Sunday: Wings of Song, 3:00pm
17 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
19 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
28 Sunday: Saint Luke’s Parish Annual Meeting, 10:30am

February
2 Friday: Candlemas Celebration 7:30pm
11 Sunday: Annual Choral Evensong 4:00pm
13 Shrove Tuesday: Mardi Gras Party and Supper, Benefits Outreach Grant Recipient

LENT
14 Wednesday: Ash Wednesday Liturgies at 7:30am, 10:00am and 7:30pm
16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
18 Sunday: Great Litany in Procession
Lenten Project Presentation, 10:30am
21 Wednesday: Lenten Series #1, 7:00pm
22 Thursday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
28 Wednesday: Lenten Series #2, 7:00pm

March
7 Wednesday: Lenten Series #3, 7:00pm
11 Sunday: Refreshment Sunday Lenten Project Fundraiser
14 Wednesday: Lenten Series #4, 7:00pm
15 Thursday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
18 Sunday: No Committee or Project Meetings until after Easter
21 Wednesday: Lenten Series #5, 7:00pm
24 Saturday: Final Gingerbread Show rehearsal until post-Easter

HOLY WEEK
March 25 Sunday of the Passion, 8:30 and 10:30am
March 26 Holy Monday Eucharist, 10:00am
March 27 Holy Tuesday Eucharist, 10:00am
March 28 Holy Wednesday Eucharist, 10:00am
March 29 Maundy Thursday, 6:45pm Quiet Supper 8:00pm Eucharist
March 30 Good Friday Ecumenical Service at Saint Luke’s Church, 12 Noon
Good Friday Way of the Cross at Saint Luke’s, 8:00pm

EASTER
March 31 Easter Eve: The Great Vigil of Easter, 8:00pm
April
April 1 Easter Day: The Day of Resurrection, 8:30am and Choral Celebration, 10:30am
20 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
21/Saturday-22/Sunday: Gingerbread Players Spring Musical
24 Tuesday : Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
27/Fri, 28/Sat, 29/Sun: Gingerbread Players Spring Musical

May
4-5/Fri-Sat: Annual Vestry Retreat
10 Thursday: Ascension Day Holy Eucharist and Strawberry Shortcake Social, 7:30pm
16 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
18 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
PENTECOST
20 Sunday: The Day of Pentecost
Wings of Song, 3:00pm
25 Thursday:
31 Wednesday:

June
6 Wednesday: “Screening Mystery” – Film Study, 7:30pm
10 Sunday: Celebrating Ministry with Children and Youth, 10:30am
Pot Luck Lunch and Parish Community Meeting
16 Saturday: 16th Annual Imaginauction, 5:30pm
20 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm

22 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm

PENTECOST (Summer) SEASON
23 Saturday: Forest Hills Community Food Drive
30 Saturday: “Shakespearaoke” Time to be announced

July
14 Saturday: Annual Barbecue, 5:30pm

August
9 Thursday: Annual Youth/Acolyte Outing
11-12/Sat-Sun: Gingerbread Players’ Summer Theater
13-16/Mon-Thurs: Annual Spirituality Series, 7:30pm
15 Wednesday: Saint Mary the Virgin Outdoor Eucharist and Picnic Supper, 7:30pm
22 Wednesday: Vestry Dinner at Rectory, 7:00pm

PENTECOST (Fall) SEASON
September
8 Saturday: Choir Workshop followed by Dinner at the Rectory, 6:00pm
9 Sunday: Church School and Choir resume at 10:30am Liturgy
Pot Luck Lunch and Community Meeting
19 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
21 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm (3rd Fri of month, Sept-May; June, 4th Fri)
22 Saturday: Upper Hall set up for Rummage Sale
29 Saturday: Michaelmas Celebration
Holy Eucharist with Hymns, Time to be announced
Order-In Dinner follow
30 Sunday: Blessing of Animals on the church lawn, 11:30am

October
5 Friday: Lower Hall set up for Rummage Sale
6-7/Sat-Sun: Rummage Sale
17 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting at 7:30pm
19 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
21 Sunday: Saint Luke’s Day Celebration
28 Sunday: Wings of Song Concert, 3:00pm

November
3-4, Sat-Sun: Fall Gingerbread Players Production (1st weekend)
4 Sunday: All Saints Day Festal Choral Eucharist at 10:30am
2019 Pledge Campaign begins
9-10/Fri-Sat: Diocesan Convention
10-11/Sat-Sun: Fall Gingerbread Players Production (2nd weekend)
14 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
16 Friday: Youth Night, 7-9:30pm
17 Saturday: Saint Luke’s Kids Bake, 10am-12Noon
Morning of Reflection for Adults, 10am-12Noon
18 Sunday: Stewardship Sunday
Thanksgiving Outreach Bake Sale
Forest Hills Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, 4:00pm
22 Thursday: Thanksgiving Day Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 10:00am
25 Sunday: Feast of Christ the King

December
2 Sunday: Holy Eucharist with Advent Lessons and Carols, 10:30am
8 Saturday: Parish Advent Retreat Day
19 Wednesday: Vestry Meeting, 7:30pm
21 Friday: Youth Night, 6-9:30pm
23 Sunday: Caroling Party and Supper, 5:00pm
24 Monday: Christmas Eve Nativity Story for Young Children, 4:00pm
Christmas Eve Candlelight Choral Eucharist, 10:00pm
25 Tuesday: Christmas Day Holy Eucharist with Hymns, 10:00am