Worship Schedule

7:30 AM Morning Prayer
8:00 AM Holy Eucharist Rite I
10:00 AM Holy Eucharist Rite II

Second Sunday of each month
11:15 AM Healing & Anointing

11:00 AM Holy Eucharist Rite I
The second Thursday of each month
includes Healing & Anointing

Monday through Friday
7:15 AM Morning Prayer in the Chapel

Christ Church

Mailing address:
Christ Church New Brighton
76 Franklin Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10301
Phone: 718-727-6100
Fax: 718-727-6101 
Email: Interim Pastor
Email: Parish Administrator

This Sunday

This Sunday, May 29: The Second Sunday after Pentecost

Collect: O God, your never-failing providence sets in order all things both in heaven and earth: Put away from us, we entreat you, all hurtful things, and give us those things which are profitable for us; through Jesus Christ our Lord, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever. Amen.

This Sunday is The Second Sunday after Pentecost. The liturgical color is green. The lessons for May 29 are 1 kings 8:22-23, 41-43; 8:1-4, 22-31; Psalm 96:1-6; Galatians 1;1-12; Luke 7:1-10.

Godly Play classes will not meet this Sunday.

Rite 13 class begins at 11:30 a.m. in the second floor J2A coffee room.
Childcare begins at 9:45 a.m. in the nursery.

Bible Study, led by Deacon Geri Swanson and Deacon Novella Lawrence will meet at 11:30 a.m. in the Vestry Room. Please join us with your morning coffee.

Server Schedule

Sunday, May 15:

Altar Guild Roxanne Ingoe, Mary Larimer, Andrea McIntosh,
8 AM Server Rich Whaley
Greeter Togba Porte
Ushers Lester Blair, Bill Sherman, Oneka Johns
Lector Greer Gerney
Epistoler Eva-Marie Black
Intercessor David Nygard
Chalice Bill Sherman
Acolytes Eleanor Larimer, Eva Gross
Crucifer Bill Sherman
Verger Paul Smith
Counters John Watson, Linda Reiersen
Coffee Hour Host Sheila Swigert
Flower Guild Nick Lettiere

Search Process Input Requested

Please plan to attend the all-parish listening session sponsored by the Vestry and Search Committee of Christ Church on Sunday, June 12 after each service. The session after the 8 a.m. service will be in the Chapel, and the session after the 10 a.m. service will be in the auditorium and include light refreshments.

Counters Needed

Counters are needed to help after the 10:00 a.m. service on Sundays. If you are interested in becoming a Counter or for more information about this ministry, please see Buster Black.

IPC Picnic

IPC Picnic will be held at All Saints' Church on Sunday, June 5 from 1:00-5:00 p.m. Christ Church has been asked to provide cole slaw, potato salad and macaroni salad for the event. They are planning for 150 attendees. Please let Cathy Romano (718) 727-6100 or Catherine Barnett (718) 974-8197 know if you will be able to donate some of the salads. It's always a wonderful day for fellowship, all are welcome.

Bus Outing

Join us on our bus outing to Lancaster, PA. We will see "Samson" at The Sight & Sound Theater, will go shopping at the outlets and enjoy a meal at an Amish Restaurant on Saturday, July 23. Seating is limited, make your reservation now. Please see Deacon Novella for more information.

Vacation Bible School

Please speak with Mother Tori if you are interested in organizing or participating in a Vacation Bible School this Summer.

Spring Fair Donations

Donations are being accepted for the Spring Fair on June 4th.

White Elephant Sale - Please leave these items upstairs inside the door of the Auditorium.

Plants can be left anytime on the concrete platform between the Parish House and Rectory.

Silent Auction - We are looking for donations of artworks, jewelry and crafts and please mark these items silent auction.

We will also need toys, wine, liquor and food items for raffle baskets.

Save the Date


SPRING FAIR - Saturday, June 4

Search Committee Input - Sunday, June 12 after the 8 AM and 10 AM services

OPERA AT CHRIST CHURCH - Saturday, June 25 from 7 - 9 p.m.

BUS OUTING to Lancaster, PA - Saturday, July 23.

Christ Church Prayer List

The following individuals have requested our prayers: Shirley Black, Carol Burak, Robert Burak Mary Lou Caggiano, Sharon Cashmore, Barbara Clauson, ;Sandra Cocks, Ines Colbourne, Paul Collins, Jay Crosby, Marie Del Priore, Billy Fowler, Alice Gardiner, Kathleen Galvez, Bill Keck, Barbara Kelly, Karen Kelly, Karen Luke, Jessie Luke, Denis Marcinski, William Marcus, Janet Massa, Joyce Rowan, David Seeley.

We give thanks to God for the following individuals who are celebrating their Birthdays this week: Jay Szczepanik (30), Cesar Gardiner (31), Dick Riley (31), Christopher Brown (4). We give thanks to God for those celebrating their Wedding Anniversaries this week: Leighton & Marsha Wynter (28), Matro & Kristin Parrish (2).

The Altar Flowers have been given in loving memory of Daniel Letteiere and his five brothers who served during World War II and all veterans who have given their lives for all freedoms that we have.

In the Anglican Cycle of Prayer we are asked to pray for The Anglican Center in Rome.

In the Diocese of New York, we pray for Michael our Presiding Bishop, Andrew, Allen, and Mary our Bishops, and The Church Pension Group.