2018-02-14 / Features

The Pulpit

Hanze Alberts by Annette Pulpit compiled

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ASTORIA ADVENTIST CHURCH:
Fridays, 7 pm: Small group video seminar,
More About Jesus, with Christian writers and
speakers Maurice Venden and Lee Venden.
Saturdays, 3 pm: Bible Study and Prayer
Group. 30-89 32nd St., Astoria, 718.932.5390.
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BVM HELP OF CHRISTIANS:
Thursdays, 9:30 am-noon: Food Pantry open to
those in need, ID required. Donations being
accepted all other times. 70-31 48th Ave,
Woodside, info 718.672.4848 ext. 11.
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CHURCH OF THE RESURRECTION:
Last two Saturdays of the month, noon: Senior
Lunch Program (free). All Saints Church of
Woodhaven is also having their lunches at
Resurrection (on the last Saturday). 85-09 118th
St., Richmond Hill/Kew Gardens, Info for all
events 718.847.2649, info www.resurrectionrichmondhill.com.
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FLUSHING-FRESH MEADOWS JEWISH
CENTER:
Tuesdays, 11 am-noon: Chair Exercise Class
for Active Seniors. 193-10 Peck Ave., Fresh
Meadows; 718-357-5100.
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GRACE EPISCOPAL CHURCH:
Mondays, 5-6 pm; Fridays 10-11 am: Free
Food Pantry for anyone who visits. No application form is required; all inquiries kept confidential. Donations accepted year-round.
Suggested items: cereal, canned items: tuna,
fruit, vegetables; instant oatmeal, peanut butter,
pasta, rice. Any monetary donations go directly
toward helping those in need. Sponsored by
Grace Episcopal and Flushing Jewish
Community Council. For info, contact Fr. Brian
718.767.6305 or email: gracechurchwhitestone@verizon.net. 14-15 Clintonville St.,
Whitestone, www.gracechurchwhitestone.org.
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GRACE EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN
CHURCH:
Sundays: 9 am Confirmation Class for ages
12+; 9:15 am Chamber or Children’s Choir; 10
am Sunday Service and Children’s Church;
10:20 am-11:10 am, Sunday School ages 3-11
yrs; 11:15 am Fellowship & Refreshments;
11:45 am Chamber Choir. 31-20 21 Ave.,
Astoria, 718.728.0093.
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OUR LADY OF MOUNT CARMEL-ASTORIA:
Saturdays, 5 pm; Sunday, 8 am, 10 am, 11:15
am, 5 pm: Obligation English Mass, Upper
Church.
Sundays, 12:30 pm: Obligation Spanish Mass,
Upper Church.
Sundays, 9 am, Italian; 10:30 am, Czech-

Slovak; 3 pm, Vietnamese language Obligation
Masses in the Lower Church.
Monday-Friday, 8 am & noon; Saturday, 8 am:
Masses in Lower Church; Rosary prayed after
each Mass. Wednesdays after 12 pm Mass:
Novena to Our Lady of Mount Carmel and St.
Jude. 23-25 Newtown Ave., Astoria. For more
info, 718.278.1834,
www.mountcarmelastoria.org,
facebook.com/OLMCAstoria.
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RESURRECTION-ASCENSION CHURCH:
Fridays, 10 am-11:45 am: CODA (Co-
Dependents Anonymous; women only). R-A
Pastoral Care Center, 85-18 61st Rd., (off
Woodhaven Blvd.), Rego Park; 718.424.5212.
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ST. GEORGE EPISCOPAL CHURCH:
Regular Services: Sunday 9:30 am, Holy
Eucharist; Wednesday, 10 am (in the chapel),
Morning Prayer and Eucharist (September-
June). First Sunday and Wednesday include a
Healing Service and Anointing. All are welcome. 14-20 27th Ave., Astoria. Info
718.721.5154 (ofc. hours Wednesday, 11 am-
12:30 pm), www.historic-stgeorge-astoria.org.
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ST. JOSAPHAT CHURCH:
Thursday, Feb. 15, noon: Leisure Club meeting. Hot dogs & knishes will be available ($2
entrance incl. coffee, cake). Bingo starts at 1:15
pm. All welcome. Other games avail.: Scrabble,
Rummicube, cards, etc. Info 917-921-7631.
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ST. MARK CHURCH:
Second Saturday of the month, 10 am-noon:
Lion’s Share Food Pantry. Food collection drive
items needed: Canned foods (low-salt if possible; soup, meat, fish, milk, fruit), Dried 1-2
pound rice, beans, pasta, cereal, milk;
Peanut/nut butters, condiments, dressings, oil,
coffee, tea etc. Household: soap, shampoo,
shave cream, baby, women, senior, pet supplies;
School supplies: backpacks, notebooks, pens,
etc. PLEASE No Glass Containers. 33-50 82nd
St, Jackson Heights, 718.639.8893, www.saintmarks.net.
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ST. PATRICK RC CHURCH:
Saturday Vigil, 5 pm, Mass in English.
Sunday, 9 am, English; 10:30 am, Espanol;
noon: English.
Email stpatlic@yahoo.com; www.stpatlic.org;
39-38 29 St., LIC, 718.729.6060.
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ST. RAPHAEL CHURCH:
Thursdays, 10:30 am-noon; Sat 1:30-3 pm:
Food Pantry distributes food to those in need,
ID required. Donations being accepted all other
times; canned and dry food only. Basement
Rectory, 35-20 Greenpoint Ave, (at LIE) LIC,
718.729.8957, email
straphaelrectory@yahoo.com.

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ST. TERESA:
Tuesdays, 6-7pm: Food Pantry gives out food
donations to those in need, ID required.
Donations being accepted all other times. 50-20
45th St, Woodside, info 718.784.2123 x22.
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TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH:
Wednesday, Feb. 14, noon & 7 pm: Ash
Wednesday worship, the beginning of Lent.
Ashes will be offered after service (Broadway &
Steinway). Imposition of Ashes noon & 7 pm
incl. sermon & Holy Communion.
Thursday, Feb 15, 7-8:30: Bible Study: Women
of the Bible. Next: Hagar, Old Testament. In
Sacristy (enter 37 St., upstairs, left).
Sunday, Feb. 18, 10:30 am: First Sunday in
Lent. Lenten Denial Funds to go to Food for the
Poor: provides emergency care in Caribbean, S.
America; currently helping Puerto Rico hurricane victims. Contribute online; or via pew

envelope; coin envelopes
at back of church. Info
FoodForThePoor.org.

Sunday, Feb. 18 & 25, 1:00 pm: Those interested in making their relationship with Trinity
“official” can join Pastor Paul for the 2 sessions
in the Rectory Living Room to get to know each
other and converse on Trinity’s take on what it
means to be a Lutheran Christian. New
Members will be received into membership on
Sunday, March 4, 10:30 am. Speak to Pastor
Paul if interested.
Friday, Feb. 23, 8-10 pm: Trivia Night
fundraiser for the Vine NYC Campus Ministry
Network. at Gustavus Adolphus Lutheran
Church, Gramercy Park, Manhattan. Info
www.thevinenyc.org.
Last Friday of the month, 7-8:30 pm (next:
Feb. 23): Trinity Women’s Group.
Friday, Mar. 9, 6-8:30 pm: Community Supper.
Lots of hands and lots of food needed!
Coordinate with Elizabeth Lacks at
elizabeth.lacks@gmail.com. All are welcome.
Sunday, Mar. 11, 12:30-1:30 pm & Mar. 18, 1-
2 pm: First Holy Communion Classes (at least
ages 3 1/2 to 4 yrs, w/parents. Will receive FHC
on Palm Sun. Mar. 25, during reg. worship,
10:30 am.

 Thursday, March 22 from 7-10 p.m.: A wine &
cheese conversation will be held to discuss
Timothy Keller’s “Jesus the King:
Understanding the Life & Death of the Son of
God.” Copies of the book are on order and will
arrive soon. Trinity Family members may make
a contribution to offset the cost. It may also be
purchased electronically.
Tuesday, Apr. 11-21: “On the Trail of Martin
Luther” Trip to Germany. Join Pastor Paul for
the trip of a lifetime ($2,099-$4,099 depending
on occupancy etc., includes airfare; plus $280
refundable insurance/waiver). For more info,
call Pastor Paul Milholland at 718.278.0036 or
email paulmilholland@gmail.com for info and a
brochure on the trip coordinated by Collette
Vacations.
Ongoing: Sunday School; Conversaciones
Biblicas en Español; Spanish as Second
Language class, second term (Saturdays, 2 pm);
Handbell Choir; Youth Handbell Choir;
Donations for Food Pantry (incl. pet food) and
Special Needs Fund; Contemplative Worship;
Adult Choir; Connect the Tots Playgroup;
Trinity Women’s Group. Church address: 31-18
37th St., LIC, info 718.278.0036, www.trinitylic.org.
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