St. Martin's by-the-Lake Episcopal Church logo




Thanks to a great effort last week by our Children and Youth Ministry team, the St. Martin's Preventing Hunger campaign has netted 713 pounds in just 2 weeks!

The kids and their families donated a whopping 305 pounds of food and hygiene products. This week it's the Vestry's turn to bring us closer to the 2000 pound goal we're trying to reach by Easter. Please feel free to donate as much as you can even if you're not a member of a ministry team. The food will be distributed to our service partners at WECAN in Mound, Grace Family Center (Westonka Foodshelf) and Interfaith Outreach in Plymouth.

We've also set up red buckets around the church for cash donations--$1.00 donated buys $8.00 of food.

Here's a list of items needed:

---Personal hygiene products

---Laundry detergent

---Snack items for bag lunches

---Granola bars/healthy snacks

---Baking supplies

---Canned goods

Thank you for your generosity as we take part in an important effort to feed the hungry in our neighborhoods.

Here's the team schedule:

This Sunday--Vestry

March 26th--Building and Grounds and LEV's

April 2nd--Foundation

April 9th--Worship and Communication

Easter Sunday--Grand Finale!

Episcopal & St. Martin's 101.

We are offering a six-week Lenten course for anyone new to our Church, long-time attenders who would like a refresher, Sr Hi students who have not yet been confirmed, and anyone curious, in a casual, conversational atmosphere.

Episcopal 101

The Anglican Way of being Christian

March 8, 15, & 22

St. Martin’s 101

Belonging to St. Martin's by the Lake

March 29, April 5, 12

Graduation & Welcome

April 23rd

We'll gather for a Lite Soup-Supper at 6:00pm;

Class begins at 6:30pm.

Please use the sign-up sheet in the pews or call the Church office to sign-up, 952-471-8429

Child care available.

Stay in the loop!

Keep up-to-date on our faith community's activities by liking our Facebook page, signing up for our newsletter and email blasts, and browsing our old newsletters.

  • Like us on Facebook
  • Sign up to receive our e-newsletter The Cloak: email St. Martin's with 'Subscribe to The Cloak' in the subject line
  • Sign up for our weekly email blasts from Rev. Dave Langille: email St. Martin's with 'Subscribe to email blasts' in the subject line
  • Archives: The Cloak, St. Martin's by-the-Lake's newsletter

    March 2017 Lent

    January 2017

    December 2016

    October 2016

    September 2016

    May 2016

    Spring 2016

    Easter 2016

    Epiphany 2016

    Advent 2015

    Stewardship 2015

    Welcome 2015

    Summer 2015 + Sacred Space Insert + Remembering Rev. Ed Eilertsen Insert

    Easter/Spring 2015

    Lent 2015

    Epiphany 2015

    Advent/Christmas 2014

    Stewardship 2014

    Pentecost/Fall 2014

    Pentecost/Summer 2014

    Easter 2014

    Lent 2014

    Epiphany 2014

    ArrowIcon BloggerIcon AimIcon DeliciousIcon PaperIcon EtsyIcon FacebookIcon FilmStripIcon FlickrIcon CameraIcon LaunchIcon GooglePlus2Icon GooglePlusIcon HeartIcon InformationIcon InstagramIcon LastfmIcon FrontCameraIcon LinkedInIcon EmailIcon MoneyIcon ItunesIcon MyspaceIcon OpenTableIcon PayPalIcon PencilIcon PersonIcon PhotoIcon PicasaIcon PinterestIcon PodcastIcon RssIcon ShoppingCartIcon SoundCloudIcon StarIcon TableProjectIcon TheCityIcon TumblrIcon Twitter2Icon TwitterIcon TypepadIcon VideoIcon VimeoIcon WordPressIcon YelpIcon YoutubeIcon