adult formation on Sundays

Our Sunday School hour starts at 9:15 Sunday mornings. Currently, the following courses are on offer: 


St. Richard's at the Movies with Fr. Stuart and Special Guest Filmmaker Aaron Kirk Sundays, Oct. 15 -  Nov. 19, 9:15 a.m., Parish Hall, Meeting Rooms 1 & 2

Join Fr. Stuart and special guest filmmaker Aaron Kirk Sunday mornings, starting October 15 as they discuss movies including Lord of the Rings, Rocky, Harry Potter, Pixar and Kurosawa Films, and many more.


Bible Study for Sunday's Scriptures

Would you like to learn more about the Bible stories we listen to in church? Join adults of all ages as we gather to hear, mark, learn, and inwardly digest the great big over-arching story of the Bible delivered weekly through our class. Every Sunday is a complete lesson so join us any Sunday you are able. Join our leader, Karen Burnup and others every Sunday in the Cranmer Room at 9:15 a.m.


Moms' Group

Come to share and connect with other moms in a place of fellowship, grace, and support, and hopefully "fill your cup" in the process.  We are reading Out of the Spin Cycle- Devotions to Lighten Your Mother Load by Jen Hatmaker.  Join us for a new devotion each week.  And remember, reading the book is never required for any of our meetings!  Discussions will be set up to benefit all. Please contact Amy Nordhausen for more information: ameliaclaire@hotmail.com 

Lay Eucharistic Ministers

Lay Eucharistic Ministers and Lector assist our clergy in worship services by reading the lessons, leading the prayers, and administering the chalice. Some also assist by taking communion to our members who are home-bound, sick, or in nursing homes. 


Contact our Verger serving Lectors and Lay Eucharistic Ministers: Duke DuTeil,  (512) 567-7848 or dukeduteil@gmail.com.



Wondering when you're scheduled to serve next? 

Current schedule is posted here.


HOSPITALITY TEAM

It is super easy. On Sunday mornings, make coffee and pick up Round Rock doughnuts (that are already paid for) before or after a worship service. Sign up today. Contact Phillip South at psouth100@gmail.com.

Ushers

Ushers are among the first to arrive at church, to prepare the church for the congregation; we see that the church is in proper condition to receive guests, and we see that required worship service items are distributed to the congregation as needed. 


Contact: Aubrie Wade at  briea81@yahoo.com.

ALTAR GUILD

Our Altar Guild is responsible for most of the behind the scenes work necessary to make worship happen. If you're looking for transforming, important work to do at St. Richard's, join the Altar Guild today. Please contact Diane Miertschin at tmerch@msn.com.

oLd timer's mens Group

Join the Old Timer's Mens Group. We typically gather the second Thursday of the month for lunch. If you want more information or are interested in being a part of this group, please contact Ken Hodgdon at kenh2402@gmail.com.


Community of hope

The Community of Hope is a group of committed lay people who have been trained as Eucharistic Visitors. Their heart is for those who have a difficult time making it to church on Sunday. They visit those parishioners that are home-bound, in hospitals or other private medical facilities. The caregiver visits, prays and shares the Good News of Jesus Christ in the Holy Eucharist with the care-receiver and their family. 


Contact: Bob Moody, (512) 922-6180 or bob-moody@sbcglobal.net.

Episcopal church women (ECW)

All women attending St. Richards are automatically eligible to participate in ECW activities, which includes fellowship, Bible study, retreats, outreach and support for families within the church. Join in the monthly Breaking with Bread dinners and the fellowship potluck lunches held one Saturday a month.

Look for this month's events under the Upcoming Events section.


Contact Tricia Mosier at thm@me.com

Brotherhood of st. andrew

The Brotherhood of St. Andrew at Saint Richards Episcopal Church is part of an international ministry of men within the Anglican Communion who are committed to the spread of Christ’s Kingdom among men and boys through the disciplines of Prayer, Study, and Service. Any adult male interested in joining us to further Christ’s Kingdom is welcome. We meet every Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. for fellowship, the sharing of personal concerns and requests, intellectual stimulation, spiritual renewal, and project planning. We also meet for breakfast at the Red Wagon at 8 a.m. just before our group meeting. Join us on one or both occasions. For more information contact Glen Kercher (gak@glenkercher.com

Daughters of the King

The Order of the Daughters of the KIng (DOK) is a spiritual sisterhood of women dedicated to a life of Prayer, Service and Evangelism. As individuals, our goal is to grow closer to our Lord through prayer and Bible study so that we may serve Him in whatever capacity our gifts and talents allow. 


We meet each month on the first Sunday after the 10:30 service in the Ridley room. We will be starting a training for anyone who interested in joining the order. If you want information or want to register for the class, please contact Aline Murphy at alimurphy@suddenlink.net.

Family Ministry

Family Ministry We know that we have the opportunity to do our very best in the next five years to make sure that hundreds of children and students that are connected to God the Holy Trinity and one another, drawn by the gospel vibe at St. Richard’s. How? By making sure we support a faithful and life-giving network of leaders and parents at St. Richard's who seek to connect the Holy Mysteries with every day life. How do we take our next steps in this ministry with children? Contact our Family Minister: Elizabeth Gibson at (512) 963-0054 or elizabeth.gibson@saintrichards.org.

Choir

We make a joyful noise to the Lord and are very blessed to serve in His name. Join us at seven o’clock on Tuesday nights for rehearsal. 


Contact: Brad Hester, (512) 969-1181 or brad@strichardsmusic.org.

Episcopal Veterans fellowship

Episcopal Veterans Fellowship is a community of veterans assisting each other home from war through confidential, non-judgmental fellowship addressing the soul repair stemming from moral injury, post-traumatic stress and survivor guilt issues. Veteran service to one another leading towards reconciliation at the Lord’s altar and transition to civilian life is our focus.  The EVF model is fashioned after the Hospitallers of St. Martin of Tours (a patron saint of warriors) in their receiving the Crusaders home from war in the Eleventh Century. St. Richard’s EVF meets in the Cranmer Room on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday evenings of the month immediately following the 7 pm Eucharist Service - approximately 7:30 pm.  Any local area veteran is welcome. Contact Warren Gillespie at texgill@sbcglobal.net or 512-786-8888.

Hutto Small Group

Do you live in or around Hutto?  If so, you are invited to join us for a casual gathering of breaking bread together and conversation.  We spend time getting to know each other outside the wonderful walls of Saint Richard’s and are leaning in to  watch God at work in our lives and Hutto. We typically gather on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:30 pm in restaurants around Hutto or someone’s home for a potluck supper.  If you are interested in joining us or want to know more, please contact David Todd at dtodd3279@outlook.com or through the church office and visit our Upcoming Events page on St. Richard's website  for dates and times. 

Fifty PLUS GROUP

Fifty Plus is for you, especially if you know someone fifty years or more and you are interested in great conversations over good food once a month. The Fifty Plus Dinner group is for adults age 50 and up, both singles, couples, and their guests that meet for fellowship and fun on a monthly basis. Our goal is to prove that St. Richard’s great big welcome is most certainly true by nurturing acquaintances and friendships among church members and people who are membership by providing an easy going time of fellowship. We meet at restaurants and member homes, usually the third weekend of the month. Contact: Ken Hodgdon at kenh2402@gmail.com.


Can't find what you're looking for? 

This isn't all we're up to at St. Richard's. There's lots of other ways for you to get involved. Download our Ministry Guide for a full list of all the great things going on in our midst. 


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