Uncategorized

RIP Fr. Jim Bocchino

RIP Fr. Jim Bocchino

Fr. James R. Bocchino, retired priest of the Diocese of Rhode Island, and licensed priest serving parishes in the Adirondack Mountain region, passed away Saturday evening, February 15th. Please keep his wife Barbe and family in your prayers. The funeral will be in Rhode Island and arrangements are pending.   Obituary and funeral services here. Rest eternal grant unto him, O…

Pancake dinner

Pancake dinner

On Tuesday, February 25, St. Luke’s is hosting a pancake dinner in the parish hall.  Serving is from 4:30-6:00 pm. The men of our parish will be wearing aprons and flipping pancakes.   We will serve real maple syrup!!  Shrove Tuesday is a tradition dating back to the Middle Ages.  The tradition was to eat the rich food, eggs, sugar, butter, before Lent,…

Spring/summer sale planned

Spring/summer sale planned

Mark your calendars for the June 22 multi-family/parish-wide spring/summer fundraising sale.Start now setting aside summer tools, garden items, knickknacks, kitchenware, books, etc., as you do your spring cleaning. We request items that are not appropriate for the Christmas bazaar. For more information, contact Nita Kohanski at 518-354-3843.

Quilt Show a success

Quilt Show a success

By Nita Kohanski A successful quilt exhibit was held at St Luke’s on May 19. Fifteen quilts were shown by seven parishioners. The feature quilt was by Nita Kohanski. It was a large crazy quilt bed cover made by using more than 150 men’s neckties. Beth VanAnden and Barbara Wells had heirloom quilts made by grandparents and special family members…

Plans for the future

Plans for the future

Our Hopes and Dreams To Increase Membership To Expand Our Church School To Improve Communication With Our Congregation and Community To Strengthen Our Relevance To The Community To Maintain and Creatively Use Our Extensive Facilities Our congregation has a strong desire to grow its membership. We have substantial property in our church building, classrooms, and grounds with which to welcome and…

Sunday School

Sunday School

Children’s Sunday School is scheduled during the Homily and Prayers at the 10am service. Our children leave the service with their teachers for the day’s lesson in their parish hall classroom and rejoin us at the Exchange of Peace. The kids participate in the service by bringing forward the elements and helping to pass the offering plates. They also play…