All Angels

Sunday June 30 is “Opening Day” at Memorial Church of All Angels, 2019

Please join us to begin the season at our 10:30 a.m. worship. All are welcome! We are continuing the tradition of “Lemonade on the Lawn,” Following the Service and just outside the Church.
We would love volunteers to keep things running smoothly. Various volunteer opportunities are listed below. If you get a call, please agree to be one who serves.


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Vestry:
Susan Underwood, Senior Warden
Mack Elder, Treasurer
Barbara Swanson, Church Secretary
Patty MacGahan, Auxiliary/Rectory oversight
Karen Hulse, Alter Guild
Bob Rodriguez, Organist July, September
Joanne Reed, Organist August
Linda Nicholls, Organist

Here are some notes for the summer.

We are looking forward to welcoming the following clergy to our pulpit this summer. Please make them and their families feel at home in Twilight! We are in for some very good preaching with some familiar and some new folks.

Date         Clergy                   
6/30/19     Jake Smith
7/7/19      Jake Smith
7/14/19      Jake Smith
7/21/19     Jake Smith
7/28/19     Jake Smith
8/04/19     Kate Malin
8/11/19      Kate Malin
08/18/19   Ben De Hart
8/25/19    Ben De Hart
9/1/19      Ben De Hart

Choir rehearsals are on Sundays at 9:30 a.m. Join the choir on any Sunday. Just show up at 9:30 and we’ll give you a robe and hymnal. Children are welcome.

Services are Sundays at 10:30 a.m. Holy Communion and Morning Prayer will alternate.

Special music is always a wonderful feature of worship. Please contact Barbara Swanson if you would like to offer a solo or instrumental selection.

Altar Guild
– To help, contact Karen Hulse

Ushers – To volunteer, contact Bob Elder

Readers – If you would like to read one of the lessons, contact Johna Peachin.

Auxiliary – For all Auxiliary info and activities, contact Patti MacGahan. Details will follow.

The Rectory number is 518 589-5646.
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The late Rev Fred Burnham PhD has a special place in the hearts of many Twilighters.
The following link displays a tribute to him. (may take a few minutes to load)
A tribute to Fred and his family

Summer Clergy
The Reverend Jacob Smith officiates on June 24, July 1, 8, 15, and 22, 2018
The Reverend Jacob Smith is the third Rector of Calvary-St. George’s Church, located on both Gramercy and Stuyvesant Parks in New York City. Jake was born on the Navajo Reservation and raised in Yuma, Arizona. He graduated from the University of Arizona in 2000 with a B.A. in History, with an emphasis in Near Eastern Studies. He received his M. Div. from Trinity Episcopal School for Ministry in May, 2006; was ordained to the diaconate in June, 2006 in the Episcopal Diocese of San Diego; and ordained a priest at NYC’s Calvary Church in December, 2006. Jacob began his ministry at Calvary-St. George’s as the curate. In 2012 he was called by the vestry to serve as the Priest-in-Charge, and instituted as Rector of the parish in January, 2017. Under Jacob’s leadership, Calvary-St. George’s congregation has multiplied greatly and been featured by the diocese as one of the most thriving and growing parishes of New York City.
Jacob serves on the Board of Directors of the Federation of Protestant Welfare Agency, is a trustee of the Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine in New York City, and founding board member of Mockingbird Ministries. Bishop Andrew Dietsche recently appointed Jacob as the dean of the Lower Manhattan Clericus.
Jacob is married to Melina Smith, a floral designer, who previously worked as a behavior therapist in Arizona and social worker at the Children’s Aid Society in New York City. In NYC, Melina has created original Sunday School material, and leads a team which has developed original theatre, art, and music, for a thriving Creative Arts Camp for children. Melina and Jake are the parents of Sophia and Henry.

The Reverend Kate Malin is the rector of Christ’s Church in Rye, NY and adjunct professor of preaching at The General Theological Seminary in New York. She received her Masters of Divinity from the General Theological Seminary in New York City in 2006 and was ordained to the priesthood in the Diocese of New York in September of that year. Kate served as rector of St. Anne’s in-the-Fields in Lincoln, MA from 2009 to 2018 and assistant at Christ Church Bronxville from 2006-2009.

Kate is also the co-founder and former co-director of “Love’s Harvest,” a non-profit dedicated to helping the rural poor of Malawi, Africa, grow nutritious food on their own land. She led annual parish mission trips to Africa for six years.

Kate is a 1987 graduate of Yale University with a BA in Theatre Studies. Prior to attending seminary, she worked as an actress in Washington, DC, New York City and Los Angeles. She is married to Bruce Smith, a writer and fundraiser, currently the Director of Development at the Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum in Ridgefield, CT. They have three children: twins Caleb and Emmie, twenty-one, and Owen, seventeen.


The Reverend Ben DeHart
is the Associate Rector at Calvary-St. George’s Church in New York City. Ben grew up in Robbinsville, New Jersey, graduated from Grove City College in 2008 (B.A. History), and received his M.Div. in 2012. Before CalStG, his calls included being the Episcopal Chaplain at Carnegie Mellon University and Associate Rector at St. Thomas Memorial Episcopal Church in Oakmont, Pennsylvania.