General Announcements & Events

Disability Task Force Meeting

The Disability Task Force will meet on Wednesday, July 19 at 6-8 PM in the Parish Staff Room. Contact Kathy O’Connell at for more information.

Tuesday July 11, 2017

Refugee Resettlement Committee

The Refugee Resettlement Committee will meet on Wednesday, July 19 at 7-9 PM in the BHC Community Room. There will be breakout meetings for the various subcommittees. Contact Cherie Cogan at for more information.

Tuesday July 11, 2017

Eastside Food Pantry Collection

Collection for the Eastside Food Pantry will be the weekend of July 15/16.  Every month, the pantry serves over 35 households nearly 1200 meals with the food and cash collected. God bless the All Saints Community for their generosity to our neighbors in need.  This month the pantry needs:

Saturday July 8, 2017

Summer Book Study

What Everyone Needs to Know about ISLAM – a 6-week summer book study will be held Wednesdays 10-11:30am and Sundays 10:20-11:20am. The author: John L. Esposito is University Professor, Professor of Religion and International Affairs, Professor of Islamic Studies, and Founding Director of the Prince Alwaleed bin Talal Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding at the Walsh School of Foreign Service, Georgetown University. We will begin on Wednesday, July 12 and Sunday July 16. Sign-up sheets are available in the back of Church. The retail price for the book is $21.95, we’ll try to get a discount but would ask participants to pay $20. or whatever they can toward the cost of the book.

Friday June 30, 2017

Parish Picnic Planning Meeting

The first planning meeting for the Parish Picnic will be Tuesday July 18th at 7:00 pm in the staff room in the Harrison Center.

Monday July 3, 2017

Furniture Needed

Through our Refugee Resettlement Team , our parish has signed up to sponsor a new refugee family who will come to Syracuse sometime in the future. To get ready for them, we wish to line up furniture and household items because we will only have a two week notice of when they are coming. We need beds, blankets, rugs, lamps, tables, chairs, kitchen utensils, etc.

If you have items to donate, please notify: John Stopher – email: or 315-446-5395. At this time, we would just like to get a list of available items (you need to store them for now). Thank you!

Friday June 30, 2017

Sanctuary Vote Total

The Pastoral Council’s Resolution proposing to declare All Saints a Sanctuary Church, was approved. 425 voted Yes, 16 voted No, and 6 abstentions. 29 visitors voted YES, with 1 abstention. We continue to pray for the guidance of the Holy Spirit us as we move forward. We sincerely appreciate those who voted, including those who voted ‘No’. Diversity of opinions and being faithful to one’s conscience is crucial to being a healthy Christian community. Please see the tally of voting attached here as a flyer.

For more information, click here for the flyer.

Friday June 30, 2017

Parish Picnic - Save the Date

The popular and well-attended Parish Picnic will be held Sunday September 10th. September may seem a long time away, but when in the middle of a fun and active summer, remember that Labor Day is just around the corner, so highlight 9/10 on your calendar! Look for more information in future bulletins.

We also encourage interested Parishioners to join our Picnic Planning Team! We’re especially looking for those who would enjoy planning fun and games for our youngsters. Please contact Meg at 315-395-9308 or at

Monday July 3, 2017