Better Together

With all of the uncertainty and physical distancing due to COVID-19 guidelines, it’s good to remember that we’re all still here.

On this page you’ll find:

  • Helping Hands Network: find out how you can help others, or request help for things like shopping for groceries, or receiving a meal.
  • Email Prayer Chain: email your prayer requests to our prayer warriors.
  • “Tales from the Quarantine,” stories shared by our members on how they’re coping with the changes. (You can contribute a story too! Click on any of tale for details.)
  • Live Chat during Worship - Want to feel more connected during Sunday service at St. Martin’s? Have a prayer request that didn’t make it into this week’s bulletin? Use the LIVE CHAT feature on YouTube during the live stream worship on Sunday Mornings at 10:30 am. If you want to enter a prayer request, give peace, or comment on the […]
  • Extending the Table - Beginning August 23, St. Martin’s Eucharistic Visitor (EV) ministry will resume! Eucharistic Visitors are clergy or lay people trained to administer communion to those who are homebound. We are excited to extend the Table into our community once more. This is good news for folks who’ve missed receiving Communion and are not able to participate […]
  • Good News Garden - We're pleased to announce the creation of a community garden! Join the fun and get your hands dirty as we work to turn this project into a functioning garden, with the eventual goal of helping to supply produce to 4Saints Episcopal Food Pantry.
  • Tales from the Quarantine: Giving Abundantly - The pandemic has been hard for everyone. But for moms who are juggling careers, kids, curricula, and kitchen duties, 5 months is a really long time.  The Band of Moms group was formed years ago to bring together moms of all ages and stages for them to have a safe place to talk about their […]
  • We’re here for you! - We know that this year has given all of us many new challenges, some that are overwhelming. If you find yourself feeling in need of someone to talk to for any reason at all, please know that we are here for you. You can drop us a line here and we’ll reach out to you. […]
  • Tales from the Quarantine: Giving Abundantly - The pandemic has been hard for everyone. But for moms who are juggling careers, kids, curricula, and kitchen duties, 5 months is a really long time.  The Band of Moms group was formed years ago to bring together moms of all ages and stages for them to have a safe place to talk about their […]
  • Tales from the Quarantine: Week Eleven - Hello there! I’m Liza Goodner, Children’s Minister and school co-chaplain here at St. Martin’s. Although I’ve been working remotely, I’ve documented some really fun and challenging times, and made wonderful memories with Sunday school children, preschool students and my own kiddos over this past spring.  We’ve done fun Sunday school and chapel lessons using Zoom. […]
  • Tales from the Quarantine: Week 9 - Hello! My name is Amy Osterhoff. Some of you may know me as the Assistant Director and Science teacher at the preschool, or as that pie lady you see every year at Thanksgiving, or maybe just as that weird, rainbow-haired lady who always seems to be at the school/church. I am all of those things, […]
  • Tales from the Quarantine: Week 8 - Week Eight! Can you believe it? Two full months we’ve been apart. Here’s what our Scool Director, Serin Stanford has been up to. Enjoy! Hi! My name is Serin Stanford. I am the Director of St. Martin’s Episcopal School as well as the wife of Father Bill Stanford from St. Christopher Episcopal Church. During this […]
  • Tales from the Quarantine – Week 7 - As the calendar changes from April to May, our family has seen quite a few amazing acts at home. In fact, it has become quite a zoo here as we discovered a blue jay’s nest and a baby blue jay. Some of you Texas Rangers fans may want to squawk hearing of these dastardly-feathered creatures, […]