Church Events

September

Threads of Blessing Exhibit & Reception
Cappy's Restaurant (5011 Broadway Ave; San Antonio)
August 19 - September 30
A Threads of Blessing Exhibit will be featured at Cappy's Restaurant in San Antonio from August 19 - September 30. Threads of Blessings enables women in Uganda to produce unique textile art celebrating their culture and surroundings. Through the sale of their work, these women are able to provide medical care, education, food, and shelter for their families. Contact threadsofblessing@gmail.com for more information about the exhibit and their ministry.

Celtic Spirituality in Everyday Life Workshop
Holy Spirit, San Antonio
September 21, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Led by the Rev. Mary Earle Together, the group will explore prayers from the Celtic Christian tradition and try writing some of their own. Light snacks will be provided, and a $10 donation is suggested to attend. Click here to view event flyer. For more information and to register, contact joanellis48@sbcglobal.net.

Good Sam's Birthday Bash
Good Samaritan Community Services (1600 Saltillo St; San Antonio)
September 26, 5:30 p.m.
Good Samaritan Community Services is celebrating 69 years of empowering our neighbors this September! We invite you to join us at Good Sam's Birthday Bash on September 26th at 5:30 pm for games, dinner, and fellowship. Click here to RSVP and contact Rebecca Earle, at rebecca.earle@goodsamtx.org, for more information.

Myers-Briggs Test and Interpretation Workshop
Bishop Jones Center, Mission Room (111 Torcido Dr; San Antonio)
September 28, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
The Bookstore at St. Mark's, San Antonio presents a day-long seminar exploring the history behind the Myers-Briggs Typer Indicator and the eight patterns of human mental activity that comprise the famous Myers-Briggs letter pairings: Introvert (I) - Extrovert (E), Sensing (S) - Intuitive (N), Feeling (F) - Thinking (T), and Judging (J) - Perceiving (P). Led by Gordon Atkinson, a Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator certified practitioner, participants will take the latest version of the MBTI assessment tool and receive materials with detailed analysis information for their particular personality type. The registration cost is $70 and includes workshop, materials, and test fee, with option to order a boxed lunch for $10 more. To register, send payment to St. Mark's Bookstore before September 19 (St. Mark's Episcopal Church; Attn: St. Mark's Bookstore; 315 E. Pecan St.; San Antonio, TX 78205). For card payment option, contact the Bookstore at St. Mark's, by phone at 210-508-5553. Click here for printable flyer. Questions? Contact Elizabeth Cauthorn at materialmedia.smallpress@gmail.com, or Gordon Atkinson, at gordonatkinson@gmail.com.

October

Valley Convocation Beach Sunday
October 13, 11:00 a.m.
Isla Blanca Park, South Padre Island (33174 State Park Road 100)
All members, friends, and clergy of the RGV Episcopal Churches are invited to meet in front of the first pavilion at 11:00 a.m. for worship and fellowship on the beach! Bring a picnic, and enjoy the day with fellow Episcopalians from around the Valley. Click here to download a postcard invitation. For more information, contact the Rev. Rod Clark, at rod@peterpaul.org.

Order of Naucratius' 4th Annual "Fishing and Fellowship Retreat"
October 18 - 20
Paige's Place Fishing Lodge, Port Mansfield, TX
Gather with the Order of Naucratius for its fourth annual retreat. Enjoy nighttime pier fishing from our waterfront cabins and guided bay fishing for Redfish, Trouth, and Flounder on Saturday. Come for the fish and stay for the great food, innovative worship, and teaching on the "Christian Outdoor Experience." The retreat cost is $225 per person (space is limited!), and anglers of any age are welcome. Click here to download the weekend flyer. For more information or to sign up, contact Fr. Rod Clark, at rod@peterpaul.org.

 

Nar-Anon on Belknap
Christ Church, San Antonio (510 Belknap Pl)
Sundays at 4:30 p.m.
Nar-Anon on Belknap is a group for families dealing with addiction, that meets each Sunday in the Capers Room of Christ Church, San Antonio. As a twelve step program, they offer help by sharing experiences, strength, and hope.