Open for Prayer: No matter your situation or circumstances, we hope you'll join us in prayer:
Morning Prayer: Thursdays at 8 a.m. in St. Paul's Chapel
Centering Prayer: Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. in the Undercroft
Our Historic Church is open for prayer during business hours.
2017 Stewardship Our annual Stewardship campaign has begun. This is an opportunity to be attentive to the ways in which we are weaving our future together. Our community is bursting, full of God's love and making us stronger for the service we do for our world. Thank you to everyone who pledged for 2016 and please prayerfully consider your pledge to All Saints' for 2017. 2017 Stewardship Letter and Pledge Card
Great Season of Youth Events! We kick off our Youth Formation season with our Youth Hike, and continue our season with service projects, a cookie party, the much-loved Lock-in, and more. Download our youth calendar
Formation for all ages, including youth, is held Sundays at 10 a.m. Visit our formation page for more information or youth registration forms.
Ash Wednesday Worship
Begin your Lenten season by joining us for an Ash Wednesday service on March 1:
|7:30 a.m.||Holy Eucharist: Rite I||Historic Church|
|12-1:15 p.m.||'Ashes to Go'||Corner of Market and Church|
|5:30 p.m.||Holy Eucharist with Prayers for Healing||Historic Church|
|7:30 p.m.||Holy Eucharist with Traditional Music||Historic Church|
Daughters of the King: Lenten Meditation
Published in the odd years, this small handbook features original meditations from members of our parish, highlighting lectionary readings from Ash Wednesday through Holy Week. The print copy is free and available to all in the church. Download Now
Holy Week and Easter Worship
Diocesan Youth Retreats
The Diocese of Maryland has two fantastic youth retreats coming up that you won't want to miss. Happening #10, for grades 9-12, is March 31-April 2 at Claggett, and New Beginnings #4, grades 6-8, is April 28-30 at Camp Wright. Visit episcopalmarylandyouth.weebly.com/events.html for more details.
All Saints' Organ Project
After thorough and prayerful consideration, we have decided it's time to replace our 87 year old Moller pipe organ. We're excited to be replacing it with a fully digital organ from Allen Organ Company, one of the world's foremost designers and manufacturers of digital organs. There are many reasons we've decided to take this important step. Learn more.
Enroll in Vacation Bible School now!
June 26-30, Each day of our Vacation Bible School will be centerd on a theme from a Bible story, and campers will enjoy music, crafts, drama, swimming, fishing, and more. Sign your Campers and Counselors up now—but hurry, registration is only open until May 14!
An Evening with the California Guitar Trio!
for the Benefit of the
Frederick Rescue Mission's Faith House
We have a fabulous concert on Sat., May 13 at 7 p.m. with a Frederick favorite, the California Guitar Trio! We'll publish more details as they become available, but tickets are currently on sale. Learn more about the band or hear their music on their website. A portion of the proceeds will benefit the Frederick Rescue Mission's Faith House.
St. Mary's Annual Book Sale
The Nineteenth Annual All Saints' Book Sale will be held July 27-30. If you are moving, downsizing, or experience some life-changing event, you may have to dispose of books now and not later. If you have a large collection of quality books, please contact us to see if arrangements can be made to accept your books early. We will open for general donations on April 18.
St. Mary's Annual Book Sale
The Nineteenth Annual All Saints' Book Sale will be held July 27-30, and we are now accepting donations! When you bring in your books and other media, please put them in the cabinet located in the foyer of the Patrick Street entrance. If you have too many books to easily bring yourself, please call the church office to request a volunteer to pick up your donations. If you need a receipt, they are located in a pocket posted on the bulletin board next to the donations cabinet. Please spread the word to your friends that we need quality book donations, and Thank You! More info about the Book Sale
Shaping the Students of Maryland
Our Diocese has spearheaded the Sutton Scholars Program, which teaches children to become confident, competent individuals by providing them with the essential gift of soft and life skills. All Saints' Parishioner Waymon Wright, featured on EpiscopalChurch.org, has worked closely with the Diocese of Maryland in their work of truth and reconciliation in our community. Read about Wright's work with the Sutton's Scholars, or engage with the Truth and Reconciliation efforts Sept. Newsletter, page 7.
Working on our Spire
The Clustered Spires of Frederick are well-known, and All Saints' is caretaker to one of those majestic spires. And as any property-owner knows, it comes with repairs and maintenance! We're undertaking a significant project to restore the beauty, safety, and longevity of our cherished spire. See photos of the condition of the steeple.
The Annual Meeting
Inclement Weather Policy
The church office defers to the Frederick County Public School system: if the schools are closed, the office is closed. This also applies to weekday worship services.
During inclement weather, our building will remain available for meetings, groups, and rentals: if you are participating in a meeting, please contact your group's chairperson to see if it will be held.