Church Events

November

St. Andrew's Outreach Yard Sale
November 16, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
St. Andrew's, Seguin (201 E Nolte St)
We'll be selling kitchen goods, sleeping bags, furniture, decor, and collectibles in the St. Andrew's Courtyard! Bring your friends and family! All of the proceeds go to fund our many wonderful Outreach programs so come find some fun items to spruce up the house for the holidays--and as a bonus, you’ll know you’re supporting a worthy cause.

Schubert's Messe in G Major (D167) Performed by the Highland Lakes Classical Chorus
November 17, 3:00 p.m.
First United Methodist Church, Burnet
Join members of Grace, Llano and surrounding community for a very special, free, performance of Franz Schubert's Mass in G Major. The Highland Lakes Classical Chorus will feature solos by members of Grace, Llano and Holy Spirit, Dripping Springs; the chorus is made up of local singers from Buchanan Dam, Burnet, Castell, Horseshoe Bay, Kingsland, Llano, and Marble Falls. Click here to view the flyer; contact Deidre Glober, at ddg711@gmail.com for more details.

7th Annual Tamalada (Tamale-Making Party!)
November 22 (6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.) - St. Thomas, San Antonio
November 23 (9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.) - Santa Fe, San Antonio
Join the St. Thomas and Santa Fe congregations for their 7th Annual Tamalada (Tamale-Making Party)! Whether you're new to this Christmas tradition or a semi-pro masa mixer, all are invited to bring your apron, cutting board, a good knife and a good friend to this festive holiday gathering. Friday night, at St. Thomas, there will be a light dinner, and then Saturday, at Santa Fe, the tamale-making party will wrap up with a tamale lunch! RSVP to Pam Currier, at pamcurrier2@msn.com

Thanksgiving Service and Holy Eucharist
November 28, 10:00 a.m.
St. David's, San Antonio (1300 Wiltshire Ave) St. David’s will hold their annual Thanksgiving Service & Holy Eucharist on Thursday, Nov. 28 at 10:00 a.m. All are welcome. 

December

The Inaugural St. Paul's Episcopal Montessori School Golf Tournament
December 3, 8:00 a.m.
The Quarry Golf Course, San Antonio (444 E Basse Rd)
The Inaugural St. Paul's Episcopal Montessori School Golf Tournament, presented by FCB Bank, will take place December 3 at the Quarry Golf Course. All proceeds will benefit the school's tuition assistance program and provide scholarships for students who could not otherwise afford a faith-based, Montessori education. Click here to download the flyer. Check-In/Breakfast will begin at 7:00 a.m. with the Shotgun Start at 8:00 a.m. Click here for more information and to register your team.

Annual Cocoa Sip-N-Stroll
City of Seguin and St. Andrew's, Seguin
December 6, 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
It’s the most wonderful time of the year–and one of our favorite Seguin Christmas events is the annual Sip-n-Stroll. St. Andrew’s, of course, serves up the best hot cocoa in town–and this year, we’re adding s’mores! We’ll be in the St. Andrew's Courtyard with a nice, toasty fire and s’mores for the whole community. Bring your family and friends. The whole downtown will be lit up, the shops will be open, and there will be lots of fun family activities! It’s sure to be a night to remember. Come share the holiday spirit with St. Andrew's!

Alternative Gift Market
Church of Reconciliation
December 8, 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.; 12:00 p.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Celebrate the true spirit of Christmas at the Alternative Gift Market, where you can find gifts that inspire change through humanitarian and environmental causes or honor your loved ones with donations to carefully selected, non-profit agencies, both local and global. Gift options include support for safe drinking water, care for the earth, providing education, job training, and loans to start small businesses, medical care, and contemplative care for the dying. Representatives will offer information about some of these organizations. Your gifts can have a global impact. Gift cards and inserts for friends and family describing the wonderful projects you have supported in their honor will be available. Everyone is welcome. 

Good Sam Holiday Drive
Good Samaritan Community Services (1600 Saltillo St)
December 9 to December 13
The Good Sam Holiday Drive invites congregations and families to donate a Holiday Bag containing the items our neighbors need to celebrate and gather together this Christmas Season. Good Samaritan Community Services will accept completed Holiday Bags in San Antonio Monday, December 9 through Friday, December 13. Together, we will share the blessings of the Christmas Season with over 500 families in our community. Click here to view the Holiday Bag items list and instructions, and contact Rebecca Earle, at rebecca.earle@goodsamtx.org with questions.

Bishop Elliott Society's Fall Series
Resurrection, Windcrest (5909 Walzem Rd)
December 13, 5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., and December 14, 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Join the Bishop Elliott Society and hear their Fall Series speaker the Rt. Rev. George Sumner, Bishop of Dallas, discuss "Three Rooms - Christianity in the Modern Age: Accommodation, Destruction, and Hearing Again". Over three presentations, Friday evening and Saturday morning, Bishop Sumner will address what is needed to carry out the mission of the Church in our generation, how to recognize what happened to Christianity in the modern era, how to be the Church, and how to understand in Christ the question of community and individualism. Cost for nonmembers is $40. Click here for more information and to sign up.

Christmas Pops Concert
St. Mark's, San Antonio (315 E Pecan St)
December 22, 5:00 p.m.
A joint Christmas Pop Concert that will feature the St. Paul's Junior Choristers, the St. Cecilia Choristers of St. Paul's Episcopal Montessori School, and the St. Mark's Episcopal Treble Choristers. The music begins at 5:00 p.m. in St. Mark's, San Antonio's sanctuary.

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.