Announcements


Daily Worship Guide for Easter

All Saints has created a daily worship guide for the season of Easter using daily readings based on the Revised Common Lectionary set within a liturgy that can be read and prayed individually or with a group. Pick up a hard copy at the Visitor & Information Table or download it here.
 
lifecarelogoAll Saints local ministry partner, Austin LifeCare is celebrating their 30th anniversary! Join special musical guest, Rachel Barkley, and LifeCare founders, Marvin and Susan Olasky on Thursday, May 1 for dinner and a program looking back on what God has done, and forward to what he is going to do in and through this ministry.

When: Reception at 5:30 PM followed by Dinner & Program at 7:00 PM
Where: Renaissance Hotel – Arboretum (9721 Arboretum Blvd.)

To register or donate in lieu of attendance, visit austinlifesupport.com.

 

Photo Sunday | May 4

All Saints Members, please prepare to have your picture taken for the online directory on Sunday, May 4, either before or after worship. Having access to family photos is a really helpful tool for name recognition and hospitality.

 

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Redeemer City Lecture Series | Thursday, April 24; 7:00 PM

 

Join Redeemer Seminary for an evening lecture with Dr. Carl Ellis on serving and ministering to Eastern worldviews. The lecture will be held at the Christ Church offices and light snacks will be provided. Find more information and RSVP here.
 
 
 
“The Hall” Art Exhibit | Friday, April 25 | 6:00 PM

 

Redeemer Presbyterian Church is hosting an Art Exhibit honoring the works of the late RPC member and Austin Artist, Nicole Lowenberg with special music by Seela. Friday, April 25, Art exhibit from 6-7:30 and music from 7:30-9. Tickets are $5 at the door, 12 and under are free.

 

 

Artist Delia Hunt’s Exhibit, “Places You’ve Been” | On Display in Fredericksburg

A selection of evocative and beautiful oil paintings by All Saints member and artist, Delia Hunt, are on display at Agave Gallery Fine Art (208 E. San Antonio) in Fredericksburg for the month of April. After April, her remaining work will be for sale at her Horseshoe Bay studio. For more information, contact Delia.

 

In the City

lifecarelogoAll Saints local ministry partner, Austin LifeCare is celebrating their 30th anniversary! Join special musical guest, Rachel Barkley, and LifeCare founders, Marvin and Susan Olasky on Thursday, May 1 for dinner and a program looking back on what God has done, and forward to what he is going to do in and through this ministry.

When: Reception at 5:30 PM followed by Dinner & Program at 7:00 PM
Where: Renaissance Hotel – Arboretum (9721 Arboretum Blvd.)

To register or donate in lieu of attendance, visit austinlifesupport.com.

 

All Saints Specific Serving OpportunitiesPartner Ministries: On this page you will find serving areas that are specific to All Saints such as the Haiti project, or Side by Side Kickball, ESL, Service Day, Latino Center of Leadership and  other ways to serve our mission partners. To learn more about who our local ministry partners are click here.

 

 

For the CityFor The City: All Saints has partnered with For the City network to provide you with ways to serve the Austin community. For the City provides a search matrix for you to choose available days, types of ministry, and times that will work with your schedule all around the city of Austin.

 

 

“Burmese help group.” Monday nights from 7-8:30 PM. We meet to do ESL, go over questions for the U.S. citizenship test, and to discuss any questions recent immigrants have about insurance, teacher evaluation forms, school documents, etc. Our main goal in all of this studying and conversation is to empower this community to navigate an intimidating environment of a new country. Contact Kady.

 

 

Serve dinner for the ARCH. It is a public resource to the male homeless population in Austin. Young Adults currently commit to the third Tuesday evening of every month from 5:30 to 8:00 PM. Contact clifton.martina@gmail.com and Josh Eby.

 

GCP VBS 2Kingdom Kids: All Saints’ summer children’s program, Kingdom Kids, runs concurrently with the our Women’s Wednesday Bible study. This is a time for children 5th grade and under to enjoy a Bible lesson, music, and crafts.

 

This year’s theme is “The Race is On!” – a journey together from Jesus’ birth to his death, resurrection, and ascension. Youth entering 6th-12th in the fall are welcome to volunteer with the children; just register here! Moms, you must register your children in advance even if you can’t make it every week. Don’t let your travel plans keep you from joining us when you’re in town. Hope to see you there!
 
 
Who: Women & Children of All Saints, along with friends & neighbors
What: Bible study, fellowship, and fun for all ages
Where: Park Hills Baptist Church (900 South Mopac)
Dates: Wednesdays, June 11 through July 30 (no meeting July 2)
Time: 9:00 AM – 9:45 AM, Fellowship
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM, Study & Kingdom Kids

Questions? Contact Kim Hall or the Children’s Ministry.

Find more information about the Children’s Ministry here.

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RYM Summer Camps – Middle School and High School

High School | YMCA of the Rockies in Estes Park, CO  |  June 16-21. $450 (estimated).
Middle School | Mt. Lebanon Retreat Center in Cedar Hill, TX |  August 1-5. $350 (estimated).

 

All Saints needs to reserve spots for our students soon. Please let Josh Keller know if you hope or would like to attend. If you have a 5th grader entering into Middle School in Fall 2014, this is an ideal way to introduce him to the Youth Ministry at All Saints.

 

 

Find more information on the youth group here or contact Josh Keller.

 

Working Women’s Lunch: Wednesdays at noon. These lunches happen every week, rotating between the North (Blue Baker) and Downtown (Whole Foods at Lamar and 5th) locations. Please contact Robbie Jane if you plan on going or if you have any questions.

 

Draught House Thursdays: Every Thursday starting at 7:30 PM a group of young adults gather at the Draught House Pub. Bring a camping chair if you have one as we sit outside in the parking lot (weather permitting). If you don’t own a camping chair please come anyway and we can figure it out. But also consider swinging by Academy for a $4.99 pick-up. Invite your friends.

Men’s Ministry exists to encourage and support men in their role as leaders in their occupations, families, and the church. Through opportunities such as small groups, fellowship gatherings, and times of prayer, we desire to build a community of men who seek to know God’s will and have the courage to live it out.

 

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Ball Saints (Men’s summer basketball league): Whether you play competitively or recreationally, join other All Saints men this summer for some friendly competition and camaraderie. League play starts in early June and games are centrally located. Contact Justin Bibb if you are interested in playing.

 

 

 

Bible Studies:

TUE: Noon at the church office | Josh Eby | Study: Matthew

WED: 10 AM at Hill House | Greg and Mary Jane Grooms | Study: Man/Woman from Biblical Perspective

Suggestions or questions about Men’s ministry? Contact Josh Eby.

 

Samson Society: This group provides a safe place for men to talk candidly about addictions, compulsions, and forms of betrayal they have perpetrated or experienced, inside and outside of marriage. This group meets weekly on Tuesday evenings. You’ll find companionship, encouragement, hope, challenge, and accountability in this completely confidential group. For more information contact any pastor.

 

Small Groups

TUES (monthly) | 10 AM | 1004 Mo-Pac Circle #100 | Nanci Boice | Focus: Disordered Eating/Perfectionism If you struggle with eating disorder, perfectionism, control or body issues this is an open, yet confidential group. Contact Nanci Boice.

 

WED (weekly) | 10 AM | Hill House (2104 Nueces St.) | Greg & Mary Jane Grooms | Study: Man and Woman from Biblical Perspective Using Scripture to look at three different approaches taken to define men and women’s roles and responsibilities.

 

A detailed list of weekly and monthly activities click here.

 

Interested in mentorship or being mentored? Contact Kim Hall.

50+ Fellowship is a community of people of similar ages, interests, and energy. Do you love hospitality? Those interested in hosting (simply providing space) for future gatherings please email communications@allsaintsaustin.org.

 

 

All Saints Arts Roundtable: First Wednesday of the month. If you’re a creative professional or simply have creative interests, you’ll find fellowship, encouragement, and opportunities to discuss, learn, and serve with fellow creatives at our monthly Arts Roundtable lunch at Hill House (2104 Nueces 78705). RSVP to David Lutes.

 

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NEW All Saints Arts Ministry Small Group: Starting March 19 there will be a new small group open to anyone who has creative interests and desires fellowship and dialogue with other Christian artists. We will meet once a month at 7:30 PM at Jennifer Park’s home (1723 Deerfield Dr.) to discuss the book Art & Fear by David Bayles and Ted Orland. Contact David Lutes for more information.