Our Annual Parish Celebration is Sunday, January 30, at 10:15 a.m. in the nave. Our service times will change on this day to accommodate the celebration. We will have services at 7:30 a.m., 8:45 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 1 p.m. (in Spanish). While adults are at the Annual Parish Celebration, K-12th graders will enjoy Breakfast and Bathrobes in Gillespie Hall.

At the Annual Parish Celebration, we’ll elect new Vestry members. Vestry members whose terms are ending are Janet Trefry and MaryPage Hill, from the 9 a.m. mass; Marsha Nippert, from the 11 a.m. mass; and Antonio Leal, from the 1 p.m. mass. The candidates running for election are Cathy Brush, Jason Hughes, Steve Long, and Meredith Piazza from the 9 a.m. mass; Chris Lindsay and Lana Mullen from the 11 a.m. mass; and Antonio Leal from the 1 p.m. mass.

Musings on Prayer with Fr. Sullivan: Join us virtually for a five-part class with Fr. Robert Sullivan. Fr. Sullivan is a retired priest who served Redeemer until he moved to New Jersey last year. He recorded these special classes about prayer before he moved. The classes will air on the Redeemer YouTube channel and Facebook page at 6:30 p.m. on the following Mondays: January 17, January 24, January 31, and February 7. (The first episode, which aired January 10, can be found on YouTube and Facebook. Catch up before episode two premieres!)

The Episcopal Thrift House is bedecked in fine ladies evening wear, purses, and shoes, and we even have a few tuxedos! This is quality merchandise at bargain basement prices. We need men’s short-sleeved/golf shirts, giftware, and home goods. You can shop and donate at the same time. Visit us at 1503 2nd St. in downtown Sarasota.

The Redeemer Gift & Book Shoppe reopens on Wednesday, January 19, after being closed for inventory. The Shoppe is on the Redeemer campus off Palm Avenue.

Sunday, January 16: Second Sunday after the Epiphany
• Eucharist, 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m.*, 11 a.m.*, and 1 p.m.* (1 p.m. in Spanish)
• Children’s Chapel, during the 9 a.m. mass, in person
• Nursery, at 9 and 11 a.m. masses (opens at 8:45 a.m.), Robinson Center second floor. The nursery is for infants (6 weeks and older) through 3-year-old children.
• All-Parish Baby Shower, between the 9 and 11 a.m. masses, courtyard
• Evensong, 5:15 p.m.*, nave. The music at Evensong will be “Magnificat and Nunc Dimittis in D” by Leo Sowerby and “The Spirit of the Lord” by Edward Elgar.
• Senior EYC, 6 p.m., Gillespie Hall

Monday, January 17: Antony
• Parish Office Closed for Martin Luther King Jr. Day
• Samaritan Counseling Center, by appointment
• Musings on Prayer with Fr. Sullivan (virtual class), 6:30 p.m., pre-recorded, YouTube and Facebook
• Women’s Spanish Prayer Group (Hijas de Getsemani), 7 p.m., Zoom. Contact Lourdes Pozas at LPozas@Yahoo.com.

Tuesday, January 18: Confession of Peter
• Exodus Women’s Bible Study, 10:30 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., Room 220. Join us for a study of God of Deliverance: Exodus 1-18 by Jen Wilkin from January 18-March 15. In this study, Wilkin shows us that Israel’s story is our story: the same God who delivered Israel also delivers all those He loves from slavery to sin and from service to the pharaohs of this world. Please complete pages 18-28 before the first session. Sign up at RedeemerSarasota.org/Calendar.
• Faith Fitness, noon, Gillespie Hall
• Joint Vestry and Finance Committee meeting, 5:30 p.m., Goewey Hall
• Confirmation Class (in Spanish), 6 p.m., Room 202-204

Wednesday, January 19: Wulfstan
• Businessmen’s Bible Study, 7 a.m., Zoom
• The Redeemer Gift & Book Shoppe resumes normal business hours.
• Heart to Heart Women’s Bible Study, 10:30 a.m., Zoom. In this study of Philippians, ladies will explore the godly characteristic of joy through open-ended discussion questions, Bible passages, and helpful applications. Contact Jane Thompson at Jane@SarasotaPeace.com.
• Homework Room (grades 6-8), 5-6:30 p.m., Marsden Room
• Westminster Choir Rehearsal (grades K-5), 5-5:45 p.m., Choir Room
• Canterbury Choir Rehearsal (grades 6-12), 5:30-6:30 p.m., Choir Room
• Youth Confirmation Class with Fr. David, 5:30 p.m., Room 202-204
• Just Do It! (grades K-5), 6:30-7:30 p.m., Goewey Hall. Just Do It! thanks Chef Jeff Trefry for sharing his delicious culinary talents last week. This week’s guest presenter is Redeemer’s own “Science Guy,” Dr. Jay Skipper. Pre-registration is a must. For more info, contact Jacki Boedecker at JBoedecker@RedeemerSarasota.org.
• Junior EYC (middle school youth group) resumes, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Gillespie Hall. Join us for our welcome back party!
• Wednesday Evening Women’s Bible Study, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Room 220 (January 12-February 23). A study of Elijah: Faith and Fire by Priscilla Shirer. Sign up at RedeemerSarasota.org/Calendar.
• The Story of Christian Music adult faith formation class, 6:30 p.m., nave. Fr. Charleston Wilson, Dr. Ann Stephenson-Moe, and Sam Nelson teach about the incredible story of Christian music. The class concludes on January 26.

Thursday, January 20: Fabian
• Samaritan Counseling Center, by appointment
• Needlepoint Guild, 10 a.m., Gillespie Hall
• Grace Gang resumes, noon, Goewey Hall
• Faith Fitness, noon, Gillespie Hall
• “The Chosen” television series viewing, 6-8 p.m., Gillespie Hall and Zoom. We’ll watch each episode and have a group discussion, meeting for 18 weeks except Maundy Thursday. Register at RedeemerSarasota.org/TheChosen2022. Contact Larry Brown at LarryBrown10@Live.com.
• History Hunters, 6 p.m., Goewey Hall. Michael Gick will speak about “The Development of the Submarine and Life on a Nuclear Sub.”
• Adult Choir Rehearsal, 7 p.m., Choir Room

Friday, January 21: Agnes
• Friday Morning Middle School & High School Bible Study, 6:15 a.m., various locations. Contact Youth Minister Jackie Overton at JOverton@RedeemerSarasota.org.

Saturday, January 22: Vincent
• Saturday Morning Men’s Prayer Group, 8 a.m., Room 220 and Zoom. All men are invited. The group will discuss Derek Olsen’s Inwardly Digest, a history of and guide to the Book of Common Prayer. Contact Russ Ryan at RussRyan@Gmail.com.
• Daughters of the King, 10 a.m., Gillespie Hall
• Requiem for Isabel (Bette) DeLuccia, 11:30 a.m., nave
• Eucharist, 5:30 p.m.*, nave (contemporary service)

Sunday, January 23: Third Sunday after the Epiphany
• Eucharist, 7:30 a.m., 9 a.m.*, 11 a.m.*, and 1 p.m.* (1 p.m. in Spanish)
• Children’s Chapel, during the 9 a.m. mass, in person
• Nursery, at 9 and 11 a.m. masses (opens at 8:45 a.m.), Robinson Center second floor. The nursery is for infants (6 weeks and older) through 3-year-old children.
• Come to the Table: An All-Parish Sunday School Class, 10:10 a.m., Gillespie Hall. Sarah Mlynek, a Redeemer parishioner and docent at The John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, will teach us about Peter Paul Rubens’ paintings of the Eucharist Cycle that are part of The Ringling’s collection. Families are invited to attend the presentation together. We’ll have a “pick-up” activity to keep little hands busy.
• SASS (Singles’ Adult Sunday School), 10:10 a.m., Room 220. New member Amy McGowan will teach the lesson, “Journaling and Connecting with God.” Refreshments will be served. All singles are invited.
• Harpsichord Dedication Concert with Peter Sykes, 5 p.m., nave. Tickets are $25. Purchase tickets at RedeemerSarasota.org/GreatMusicSeries.
• Senior EYC, 6 p.m., Gillespie Hall

Tuesday, January 25
• Training/Refresher Session and Supper for Readers, Chalice Bearers, Sub Deacons, and Adult Acolytes, 5:30-7 p.m., nave. Would you like to serve at the altar, as close to the action as possible? Or do you need to renew your required Diocesan license? Attend this refresher course! Anyone interested in serving is invited. After the session, stay for pizza and wine. Register at RedeemerSarasota.org/LEMTraining.

Sunday, January 30
• Annual Parish Celebration, 10:15 a.m., nave. Four vestry members will be elected: two from the 9 a.m. mass, one from the 11 a.m. mass, and one from the 1 p.m. mass. Please note, our service times change on this day to accommodate the meeting. Our services will be at 7:30 a.m., 8:45 a.m., 11:15 a.m., and 1 p.m. (in Spanish).
• Breakfast and Bathrobes: K-12th graders are invited to come to church in their PJs, bathrobes, and fluffy slippers! They’ll enjoy a cereal breakfast bar and movie in Gillespie Hall while adults are at the Annual Parish Celebration. Childcare for children not yet in kindergarten is available in our fully staffed nurseries.

Friday, February 4
• Redeemer’s Movie on the Lawn, 6 p.m., parish courtyard. Our featured film is Disney’s “Luca.” A free themed supper and popcorn will be served. Please bring a blanket or chairs to sit on, and the adult beverage of your choice. Register by February 2 at RedeemerSarasota.org/Movie or on the veranda between the 9 and 11 a.m. masses.

Sunday, February 6
• Sunday School resumes, 10:10 a.m., various classrooms

Sunday, February 13
• Super Sunday, during the 9 a.m. mass, nave. We’ll publicly recognize the super young people of the parish who serve as acolytes and sing in the choir. You won’t want to miss it! Acolytes and choristers, watch your mailbox for an invitation from the rector for this exciting event!

Thursday, February 17
• All-Parish Book Club Dinner & Discussion of Last Train to Paradise: Henry Flagler and the Spectacular Rise and Fall of the Railroad that Crossed an Ocean by Les Standiford. The discussion will be led by parishioner and archivist Deb Walk. All are welcome. Register at RedeemerSarasota.org/AllParishBookClub.

Thursday, February 24
• Stories of Sacrifice and Songs of Praise: Ambassador Andrew Young and Vocalist Wintley Phipps Honor the Life and Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., 6:30 p.m., nave

June 1-10
• Redeemer’s St. Bartholomew Travel Society small group tour, including the Oberammergau Passion Play and select European capitals. The registration deadline is January 31. The Oberammergau Passion Play, delayed by the pandemic, is now planned for 2022. It’s only offered once a decade.

August 31-September 14
• Redeemer’s St. Bartholomew Travel Society pilgrimage/tour of four Balkan countries (Croatia, Slovenia, Montenegro, and Bosnia & Herzegovina). Contact Mary Lou McFate at MaryMcFate@MSN.com or Linda Robinson at LindaRobinsonSRQ@Gmail.com. Visit RedeemerSarasota.org/Balkans2022 to access trip forms.

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