St Lukes


Announcements from the Sunday Bulletin for November 18,  2018

Morning Prayer: We next meet for Morning Prayer at 7:00 a.m. in the chapel on Friday, November 30, 2018, The Feast of St. Andrew.

High F’lutin At St. Luke’s: After the noon Lunch Bunch on December 15, 2018, High F’lutin will present a flute concert in the Sanctuary. Join us and enjoy the lovely music by Janet Clark and the group.

Poetry Writing Advent Retreat at St. Luke’s, Saturday, December 15, 2018, 9 a.m. to 12 noon, Guild Hall: In this half-day advent retreat led by Alex Donovan, we will explore poetry and the writing process as a form of soul care, ways to tap into the creative spirit and experiment with poetry as a way to play, grieve, unearth, and listen deeply to our own psyches and stories, (an excellent advent exercise). Writers of all levels – novice to poet laureate – are invited to enrich this group exploration of the creative mind. If you plan to attend, please notify Trish at so that we can provide seating for everyone.

San Gabriel Valley Choral Company Concert and Silent Auction at St. Luke’s, Saturday, December 15, 2018: The San Gabriel Valley Choral Company will conduct a silent auction with refreshments at 6:00 p.m. The auction will be followed by their performance of George Frederic Handel’s Messiah.

New Liturgical, Usher, and Welcome Table Rotas: We are preparing the new Liturgical schedule (aka Rota). This Rota will start on Sunday, December 16, 2018 and go through February 2019. If you are interested in being trained and scheduled for Lector, Usher, Oblations, Crucifer, Eucharistic Minister, and/or Welcome Table, please email Kathy Eisel at or call her at 626-963-6099.
If you are currently on the Rota schedule, please advise Kathy if you are unavailable to serve during the next three months and also if you will be available for the Christmas Eve or Christmas Day services.

Vestry Nominations: The Vestry Nomination Committee is seeking candidates to serve on the Vestry. Our vote takes place at the January Annual Meeting. Please notify any of the committee members, Phil Schultz, Susan Goff or Kathy Eisel, if you would like to put your name forward. If you have any questions about being a Vestry member, you may ask any of the Nomination Committee members or current Vestry members.

Prayer Shawl Ministry: The Prayer Shawl Ministry group meets on the first and third Mondays of the month at 10:00 a.m. in the parish library. Bring a project that you would like to work on during the session. For more information, or if you know of someone who would appreciate a shawl or scarf, please contact Kathleen Harrison at 626-359-3215 for details.

There will be no Weds. “Healing Eucharist” this coming week, due to the Thanksgiving Holiday.