August 2016

Sunday, September 11, 2016

A Service of Remembrance for 9-11

with the Fauré Requiem, 4:00 p.m.
at Our Saviour


SERVICE DOG, KORA, is blessed by Rector on Sunday, August 7

Elizabeth, Kathy, Janice with Service Dog

Rector blessing service dog


On Sunday, August 14, at the 8:00 a.m. and the 10:30 a.m. services, we will have the Blessing of the Backpacks by our Rector!


Calling all youth of ECOOS who are in the 5thgrade, middle school or high school!  If you are not already an acolyte we would like to invite you to become one!  Training is coming up soon!  Please send the Acolyte Masters an email at if you have any questions or would like to become an acolyte!


Volunteers Needed to Paint 2nd Floor Hallways

If you can come sometime on Friday, August 26, or Saturday, August 27, and lend a hand to help paint the 2nd floor hallways, we can use your help! Contact Jim McHale,, and let him know he can count on you!


Rolling in Rock Hill

Saturday, September 17, 8:00 a.m.

Would you be interested in joining a team of volunteers to help paint/repair a local home in need? Contact Jim McHale at mchale_1113@yahoo.
com, or sign-up on Sunday on a sheet posted in the Parish Hall.



A collection box is located in the Narthex (the lobby before you walk into the Church) for school supplies for Rock Hill School District 3 children. Please bring your donations any of these Sundays:  August 7, and August 14 (the last day of the collection).


Are you interested in getting to know more about the Bible and how it was put together?
Education for Ministry
(EfM) meets weekly examining: the Old Testament, the New Testament, Church History, and Theology. The cost for the course is $350, which is run by Sewanee, The University of the South, and facilitated by Dr. Robert Gaines. The benefits of the classes are that you gain the basics of a seminary education, and more importantly, you have the opportunity to examine your life in light of the Christian faith and doctrines. Contact Dr. Gaines at for details. Classes begin the week after Labor Day and run through the year until the end of May.

July 2016

Last Sunday of the Gospel of Luke Bible Study is August 7.

The Rev. Janice Chalaron is leading thIs study at 9:30 a.m. in the Myers Conference Room on the 2nd floor. 

Come and learn about the Gospel
that we read in our Sunday services.





Vacation Bible School, July 5, 6
Getting to Know your Muslim Neighbor

On Tuesday, July 5, we will have a conversation with two residents of Holy Islamville in York County, Dr. Umar Bowers and Mrs. Fatimah Mobley. We will also be joined by The Rev. Sam McGregor of Allison Creek Presbyterian Church, who is a member of theChildren of Abraham organization. On Wednesday evening, July 6, we will continue our discussion, led byThe Rev. Janice Chalaron and The Rev. Dr. Rick Hanners. Both nights begin at 6:00 pm with a light supper followed by the programming. The children will be upstairs each night with games, Bible stories, and arts and crafts while the adults meet in the Parish Hall.If you plan to attend, please RSVP.

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