St. Ann’s fundraising gala, New Heights, was a tremendous success, honoring Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and retired Associate Head of Saint Ann’s School Linda Kaufman with our first “Spirit and Service” awards. Musical performances by Mino Cinelu; the NYU All University Gospel Choir; and Peter Clark, Jessica Sandige and Rick Cordova brought the house [...]
We honored Saint Francis today with the sixth blessing of the animals at both early church with kids and their families, then later with neighbors. Fr. John and Mo. Kate blessed live pets, stuffed animals and also prayed for departed pets. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
Josh Williams is starting our new Children’s Choir one by one! He and John Bickerton, both Sunday School parents, will lead the choir in monthly rehearsals that include a mix of Christmas and other holiday music as well as classic hymns. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
Homecoming Sunday 2916 brought together at a 10:00 am joint service the attendees of Early Church and the 11:15 am Holy Eucharist. The singing was powerful, the fellowship profound. Newcomers were honored with a prayer and a special ceremony. What followed was one of the most memorable potlucks ever. Click on photos to enlarge for [...]
The Forum @ St.Ann’s presented two Bookend events on Saturday, Sept. 17, as part of the fabulous Brooklyn Book Festival. “Queer Conflicts” was presented in collaboration with the Bureau of General Services, Queer Division booksellers. “When the Bell Tolls” was presented in collaboration with Green-Wood Cemetery. Both attracted focused and appreciative audiences. Click on photos [...]
Tyler and Zoe were welcomed into the St. Ann’s community with gusto! Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.
The next-to-last session of Sunday School was an active and ice-creamy time with all the families at the Pierrepont Street Playground, Brooklyn Heights. Click on photos to enlarge and view slideshow.
We welcomed Erin Richards, Maleek Keppel and Armani Charles into the Christian family at Early Church. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow. Photos: Alan Hau
Easter celebrates God’s ability to bring light out of darkness. Sunday School students created sundials to celebrate the ways in which the sun, in its setting and rising, reminds us of new beginnings. Click on photos to enlarge for a slideshow.