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Please review The Church of St. Michael & St. George's weekly e-newsletter to keep abreast of our events. Visit our online calendar for event

Welcome to CSMSG! 
Welcome to CSMSG Video!
Let us know! 
If you or someone close to you has had a change in circum-stances [in the hospital, moved to a nursing home, etc.], please call the Church at 314.721.1502, so we can help keep CSMSG in your life.

Claire Baxter Aplington 

Nora Cooper Aplington


Chris Goulet

Gregory Battram

David Mesker, Sr.


Jonathan Bartlett and Adelyn Sherwood


Call CSMSG at 314.721.1502 or e-mail laurie@csmsg.org
The Church of
St. Michael &
St. George
6345 Wydown Blvd. 
PO Box 11887 
Clayton, MO 63105 
  314.721.1502 (p) 
314.721.4670 (f)
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"Living Christ in This World"
August 13-20, 2015
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Sunday Summer Liturgy Schedule   
   8:00 AM    Holy Eucharist I (Church)
 10:00 AM    Choral Eucharist I (Church)
   5:30 PM    Holy Eucharist II (St. George's Chapel)
Sunday Preaching Rota   

August  16    The Rev. Blake A. Sawicky

August  23    The Rev. Blake A. Sawicky

August  30    The Rev. Andrew J. Archie

Stewardship Campaign 2014-15  



Please prayerfully consider making a pledge or gift to help us finish strong this year.


If you have not yet made a pledge and wish to do so, you may pick up a pledge card in the pew, Narthex, on the website at www.csmsg.org, or by calling the Church at 314.721.1502.

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Altar Flowers                              

Order Sunday Memorial flowers online 

Weekly Events  


Monday Morning Women's Bible Study
August 17
9-9:45 AM   Armstrong Room 


Church Service League Summer Get-Together

Tuesday, August 18 

11 AM     Sverdrup Room

more info 

This Week

Hunger Ministry Sandwich-Making

Saturday, August 15

10 AM   Taylor Room

Sandwich-Making will take place Saturday, August 15. All parishioners are invited and encouraged to join the St. Michael's Hunger Ministry on the third Saturday of each month from 10-11 AM in the Taylor Room to make sandwiches for the Bridge and FOCUS St. Louis clients.


Upcoming Events

Newcomers Brunch

Sunday, August 30

All newcomers are invited to join us for brunch in the Taylor Room on Sunday, August 30, following the 10 AM liturgy.

This is a great opportunity to meet our clergy and ministry leaders. Please RSVP to Laurie at Laurie@csmsg.org or 314.721.1502.

Online Pictorial Directory              
Online Pictorial Directory Is Now Available!
Just a few easy steps:
1-Visit our website at www.csmsg.org
2-Click on "Our Church Family"
3-If you are not a current ACS Access user, click "Need a Login". You will be sent a new account verification. You will be able to create your new password.
4-You will now have access to your personal information and parish directory.
5-If you wish to view the directory, click on "Directory".
6-Click on "Print Family Directory" with photos. (don't worry, it won't print)
7-Click "View"
8-Use "CRTL" and "+" to enlarge the photos

We Need Your Photo! 
If your photo is not online, we need one from you! Please email a family and/or individual photo to Laurie@csmsg.org.
We will crop it to fit and put it in the Directory. If you need a photo taken, a photographer will be at Church this Sunday, August 16.

For those of you who would like a printed version of our Directory, please let Laurie know at Laurie@csmsg.org or call 314.721.1502.

Another wonderful feature of our online Directory is the ability to update your information. Please look over everything to make sure we are up to date! 
Upcoming Women's Retreats
Church School 
Preschool-3rd Grade children meet downstairs for a lectionary-based activity and will then join their parents in the Church for Communion for the remainder of the summer schedule.

Church School Families: Look for Church School information in the mail! Registration cards are available in the Great Hall too.  Please let Jane Fisher (jfisher@csmsg.org) know if you did not receive the mailing. 

Church School resumes on September 13 with 9:15 AM services and classes. 
Any high school student who is interested in being an Assistant, please contact Jane Fisher at jfisher@csmsg.org.  
Note: There is no Church School on Sunday, September 6. Children can attend church with their parents.

Youth Ministry 
Usher Recruitment and Taco Lunch
Sunday, August 16
following the 10 AM liturgy, 
Armstrong Room

Confirmation Class Registration: All 8th Graders, as well as any High School students interested in Confirmation, are invited to join the 2015-16 Confirmation Class. E-mail Marty Chapman at youth@csmsg.org to register your student by Sunday, August 16.  

Youth Ministry Adult Volunteer Training:
Sunday, August 16
6-8 PM

YM Leadership Team Meeting:
Tuesday, August 18
6:30-8 PM, Armstrong Room. 

Monday, August 24
8-9 PM
Ice Cream Party for HS Girls'/Guys' Bible Studies 

Sunday, August 30
6/7 Grade Dodgeball in Gym; 6th/7th Grade Parents Meeting in Armstrong Room. Lunch for all to follow. 
Check out our Middle School and High School Mission Trip photos on the Youth Ministry Facebook page: 
Young Adults Get Together
Backyard BBQ
This Saturday, August 15

If you are in your 20's or 30's, enjoy cocktail parties, outdoor activities, and want to meet some new friends and CSMSG parishioners, please join the Young Adult Group! Kindly send your contact information to Hillary Gredell at hillary.a.roth@gmail.com to be added to our invitation lists. 
We hope to see you at the next party!

CSMSG Girls' Choir Book Drive

The CSMSG Girls' Choir is sponsoring a Book Drive for the children of Gateway 180, a local homeless shelter CSMSG regularly supports. A collection basket has been set up outside the Church Library, under the coat rack, to collect your gently-used children's books. Please contact Bess Lehman at csmsgbookdrive@gmail.com
with any questions. Thank you!
Nicaraguan Mission          

Items Needed for Nicaragua Auction
on September 18!


 more info



An Afternoon in Nicaragua

more info



Hunger Ministry 

To the left of the Taylor Room are two closets marked Hunger Ministry. This is where you will find pans, recipes, Meal-a-Month Yellow Bags, and shelves to place filled Meal-a-Month Bags. They are all now located together.


Contact Becky Zaccarello at zaclife@aol.com for further information, or check with the Church Reception Desk. Your giving and sharing mean so much to so many!


Shelter Ministry Volunteers Needed
The Shelter Ministry is looking for a handful of additional dedicated volunteers who would be willing to commit to serving at the Shelter breakfast one Sunday a month: i.e., either the first, second, third, or fourth Sunday of each month. We need folks who will help with cooking, set-up, and serving breakfast from 6:15 AM to about 8:15 AM. We are also looking for volunteers to establish dishwashing crews for each Sunday from 7:30 AM to about 8:25 AM.

If any among you are willing to say, "Here I am", please contact Nick Clifford at 314.224.5626 or nickclifsr@yahoo.com or Laurie Brown at laurie@csmsg.org. 
                          Our Vestry 
                         John Rowe  Senior Warden
                        Brian Connor  Junior Warden
                       Mike Zaccarello  Treasurer

                          Joseph Goldkamp  Clerk


          David Breckenridge              David Ott      

          Patrick Deaton                     Betsy Panke

          Charlotte Foley                    Deanna Simanowitz

          Lucas Gredell                       Liz Stanton

          Michael Hanrahan                Julie Stephenson

          Harrison Heil                       Pam Thomsen

          Jan Jacobi