Traditional, sacramental Anglican worship, using the 1928 Book of Common Prayer
Beginning Sunday, May 10. St. Francis will be
open for services on a limited basis. There will be a 9:30 service of
Holy Communion only. Please wear a face covering in the building.
Those who are 65 or older and those with other conditions that may be exacerbated
by the virus are urged to stay home and participate in the service via live
stream on Facebook or view the video to be posted on this page after the service.
We look forward to the day when we are able to return to our normal schedule.
There will be no service at 11:00 this Sunday.
The service bulletin for the 8th Sunday after Trinity, August 2.
Print this out and have your own copy if you plan to view the service online.
This brief rite may be used at home by those who are unable to receive the Holy Communion in person.
No Prayer Book at home? No problem.
Here's a PDF you can use. (The Order for Holy Communion begins on page 67.)
Prefer the familiar look? Try this one.
8th Sun. after Trinity, 9:30AM, Aug. 2, 2020
7th Sun. after Trinity, 9:30AM, July 26, 2020
6th Sun. after Trinity, 9:30AM, July 19, 2020
5th Sun. after Trinity, 9:30AM, July 12, 2020
Find earlier services here
Holy Communion at 9:30 and 11:00 AM
Sunday School for youth at 9:30 AM
Catechesis for adults at 10:30 AM
Healing Service following the 9:30 and 11:00 services.
Nursery is staffed during the 9:30 and 11:00 services.
Evening Prayer at 7:00 PM
First Saturday of each month:
Prayers for our nation at 9:00 AM
Welcome to St. Francis!
We welcome you to join us in a warm and friendly setting for true,
Christ-centered worship. We uphold the ancient faith of the Church in
the Anglican tradition, offering traditional Christian values based on the
Holy Word of God, and are faithful witnesses to the person of Jesus in the
St. Francis' liturgical standard is the 1928 Book of Common Prayer—a
document which is orthodox in its expression of the Christian faith based
on prayers that have been part of catholic worship for 2000 years.
In a world where biblical values seem to change with each new interpretation,
St. Francis Anglican Church stands for biblical truth which does not change
with each passing generation. If you are concerned about shifting social
mores, want to be the Christian that God wants you to be and need guidance on
that often difficult path, and want to be challenged each week to work toward
that goal, we hope that you will visit and experience our worship and values
Join us here!
See some earlier items still of interest.
Weekday Worship Services
Evening Prayer: Thursdays at 7 p.m. During this simple but beautiful
service, the prayers and lessons are said and the canticles are sung without
accompaniment. Everyone is welcome to attend.
Sunday school is on break for the summer (if not longer) but will
resume sometime after Labor Day, in two classes held from 9:30 to 10:30
each Sunday: one for children from pre-K through fifth grade and one for
grades 6 and beyond. All St. Francis youth should plan to attend. Friends
and visitors are always welcome, too!
St. Francis has an active intercessory group. If you would like to place a name on the list, please use the prayer intention box on the south side of the church to submit your request.
Prayers for the Nation: This monthly service is scheduled for the first Saturday of each month. Join us at 9 AM in the fellowship room for hymns, prayers – both printed and extemporaneous – and Bible readings on the seven centers of prayer – Government, Military, Media, Business, Education, Church, and Family.
Mothers' Prayer Group: The 3rd Friday of the month at 12:00 noon. Join this group of mothers as they pray for a solid hour of prayers of adoration, confession, thanksgiving and supplication.
St. Francis Home Groups
Our home groups are ready to welcome anyone who wishes to join them.
Please contact Steve McCown, Doug Cooper, or Amy Crandell
to inquire as to what their home group is doing. If you would like to
host or facilitate a home group or if you have questions about
home groups, please contact Fr. Giacolone.
Anglicans For Life: Meets several times per year after the 11:00
service (dates TBA) and sponsors activities throughout the year, including
40 Days for Life prayer campaigns, National AFL group activities,
supporting the Trotter House, Anglican Rosary for the Unborn, the annual
March for Life, and a monthly hymn-sing/worship service at a local nursing
home. All are welcome to participate in any of these activities and to
attend the meetings.
Choir: The choristers gather at 9:40 on Sundays to prepare anthems to sing during the 11:00 service from time to time. All singers are welcome.
Sermons Online: Sermons are available online.
Access the full library from 2002 to the present
Newsletter: The May, 2020 edition of the newsletter is available
View it here.
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monthly newsletter by email please
View a table of lectionary readings for 2020,
or download it as a handy, two-page PDF file.
The St. Francis Psalter:
The BCP 1928 (Coverdale) Psalter, pointed in American notation for chanting