2018-09-12 / Features

The Pulpit

Times and dates are subject to change. Please call event sponsors to confirm. To list your event, send info to qgazette@aol.com, or 42- 16 34th Ave, Astoria 11101, TWO weeks prior to the event for proper coverage.

ASTORIA ADVENTIST CHURCH:
•Fridays, 7 pm: Small group video seminar,
More About Jesus, with Christian writers
and speakers Maurice Venden and Lee
Venden.
•Saturdays, 11 am: Bible Study and Prayer
Group.
•Saturdays, 12:30 pm: Worship service.
Info adventistchurchconnect.org, 30-89
32nd St., Astoria, 718.932.5390.
****
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. 8.
****
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.
****
FLUSHING-FRESH MEADOWS JEWISH CENTER:
•Tuesdays, 11 am-noon: Chair Exercise
Class for Active Seniors ($5). 193-10 Peck
Ave., Fresh Meadows; 718-357-5100.
****
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.
****
GRACE LUTHERAN CHURCH / ASTORIA LUTHERAN SCHOOL:
•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.

****
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.
****

PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ASTORIA: •Wednesdays, 7-8:30 pm: Mindful Astoria:
Wednesday Meditation Gathering. 23-35
Broadway, Astoria (between Crescent and
23 St.).
****
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.
****
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.
****
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.
****
ST. PATRICK RC CHURCH:
•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.
****
ST. RAPHAEL CHURCH:
•Sundays, now thru Oct 7; 9 am-3 pm: Flea
Market. Please donate school supplies and
any usable items (no clothes, furniture, appliances); drop off at rectory (Mon-Fri, 9
am-1 pm and 2-4 pm; Sat. by appt only).
•Saturday, Sept 29 (until Sunday, Sept 29,
2019): The parish’s 150th Anniversary celebrations. Sept. 29, 4-9 pm religious music
program ($5) ft. Spanish ministries; ending
Sept 29, 2019 with one major trilingual
mass (English, Spanish, Korean) at noon
followed by reception & entertainment.
Special events throughout the year will be
announced.
•Sundays, Sept 30 thru end of May, 9:30-
11 am: Religious Education (aka Faith Formation; CCD). Michael Brennan Hall. $75
first child; $100 two children; $110 three or
more.
•Saturday, Oct 27: Deanery Pilgrimage to
Washington, DC: To the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception, Mass with Bishop Di Marzio ($70,
incl. lunch). Sign up at parish.
•Eucharist schedule: In English, Saturday,
5 pm, Sunday, 8 am and 11 am; in Korean,
9:45 am; Spanish, 12:30 pm.
•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.
www.straphael-queens.org
****
ST. TERESA CHURCH:
•Tuesdays, 6-7 pm: 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.
****
TRINITY LUTHERAN CHURCH:
•Sunday, Sept 16, following Worship:
Fundraiser for Kitchen Renovation by the
Sewing Ladies, ft. Homemade Jam & Bake
Sale, Hummel figurines, Lenox bowl &
vase, more.
•Sunday, Sept 16 & 23, 1-2 pm: New
Members’ Class. New members to be received Oct 14.
•Friday, Sept 14 to Sunday, Sept 16: Annual Congregational Retreat at Koinonia.
$50 deposit to reserve. Call Koinonia 800-
980-2267 or email Register@KoinoniaNY. org. Scholarships avail, speak to
Pastor Paul.
•Saturdays, 2-4 pm; Sept 22, 29; Oct 6, 13,
20, 27; Nov 3, 10, 17; Dec. 1, 8, 15. Thru
May 2019: Spanish as Second Language: 5
spots now available. Basement. Email
Md82quez@aol.com
•Sunday, Sept 23: Sunday School begins,
see Pastor Paul.
•Sundays, Sept 23-Jan. 20, 3-5 pm: Making
Peace with Your Past: Help for Adult Children of Dysfunctional Families. Support
group. Women only this year. Meets in
Rectory Living Room, 31-18 37th St, Astoria. Email paulbmilholland@gmail.com
before August 30.
•Thursdays, starting Sept 27, 6-8 pm: Confirmation Classes in Sacristy, about every
three weeks for 7th graders and older. In
the Sacristy.
•Friday, Oct 12, 6 pm: Community Supper,
Trinity’s major mission to Astoria/LIC.
Every second Friday of the month. Lots of
hands and donations needed! Email elizabeth.lacks@gmail.com. All are welcome.
•Sept 24-Oct 5, 2020: Italy & Switzerland
trip w/Pastor Paul to see decennial Oberammergau Passion Play (selling out
quickly). $4,399 round trip, deposit due
December 31, 2018.
•Second Wednesdays, 7 pm: Bible study on
Women of the Bible. For info email
lilysagemathias@gmail.com. All are welcome! Sept 12, 7-9 pm: Proverbs 31,
Woman – who is she in 2018?
•Ongoing: Alzheimers Assn. Caregivers’
Support Group (3rd Thursdays); Sunday
School; Conversaciones Biblicas en Español alternating Sundays (Sept 23, Oct 7,
21, etc.); Donations for Food Pantry (incl.
pet food) and Special Needs Fund; Contemplative Worship (Old Testament: Book
of Judges); Connect the Tots Playgroup;
Trinity Women’s Group (last Friday each
month, Sept 26, 7-8:30 pm). Church address: 31-18 37th St., LIC, info at church
office 718.278.0036, www.trinitylic.org.
****

Return to top

Copyright 1999-2018 The Service Advertising Group, Inc. All rights reserved.