AMESBURY FIRE DEPARTMENT CHILI COOK-OFF, THIS SATURDAY OCT 5TH, 12-4PM- A collaborative team from All Saints, Rock Church and Just Church - “Holy Smokes,” will be at the 15th Annual Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, October 5th from noon-4:00PM in the Barking Dog Parking Lot. The fundraiser benefits the Amesbury Fire Fighter’s Local 1783. Tickets are available at the entrance near the Amesbury Fire Department for $5 and kids under 12 are free. If you’d like to make cornbread for the team the day before, or help with breaking-down our station when the event finishes, please contact Patty Champion at patty.champion@comcast.net or Nate Etu at nathan.etu@gmail.com.

PASTORAL CARE AND PARISH NEEDS- In this season of transition, Canon Susie Skillen will be serving the All Saints family as pastoral liaison. If you have a pastoral need, please e-mail Canon Skillen at Susie.Skillen@allsaintsamesbury.org or Fr. Lance Wiliams, pastoral care coordinator at pastoralcare@allsaintsamesbury.org. All other matters of inquiry, can be e-mailed to the parish office at office@allsaintsamesbury.org

As a kindness to our new Bishop and to new members of the All Saints Church family, it would be much appreciated if we could help by wearing name tags during our morning services. Ushers will have materials available as you enter. 

CELEBRATION LUNCHEON, THIS SUNDAY, OCTOBER 6TH- Join us in Lower Church following the morning service for a light luncheon and fellowship. Bishop Andrew will be sharing with us about how the discernment and transition process will proceed as well as his wider hopes and vision for the ASAC family. 

 VILLAGE OF CHURCH FAIRS, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2ND- Join us as we join our Amesbury neighbors in the Village of Church Fairs, Saturday, November 2nd.  There will be plenty of opportunities to get involved and help out as we open, wide our doors and welcome our neighbors into All Saints.  Stay tuned! For more information, contact Patty Champion at patty.champion@comcast.net or Janet McBrien at janet.mcbrien@gmail.com. 

 MINISTRY COORDINATORS--SAVE THE DATE: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20TH- Ministry Coordinators, please save the date for part-two of our conversation about our life and ministry together. Bishop Andrew and Mother Susie will be leading us in a follow-up conversation.  A light lunch will be served. Please RSVP to office@allsaintsamesbury.org.

 CELEBRATE RECOVERY AT ASAC- Celebrate Recovery is part of the national organization born out of Saddleback Church in California. It uses the12-step AA program to bring a Christ-centered message of healing and freedom.  ASAC members are welcome to participate. If interested, please contact Diana Teel: dianateel33@gmail.com.