Members of the congregation prepare the altar and arrange flowers each Saturday. The guild also decorates the church for special celebrations during the church year. Contact: Karen Lindros at 845.424.3537 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
Every Sunday, Fellowship Coffee Hour is held after the service in the Parish House. The church provides coffee and volunteers provide a light selection of food. Contact: Jackie Grant / email@example.com.
Members of the congregation participate in the service each Sunday by reading lessons, psalms, and prayers. Contact: Blake Newton, 845.737.0759 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
St. Philip's is governed by its Vestry, a "board" of committed parishioners who have served as active church supporters for some time; all Vestry members are elected by the congregation. Contact: Sr. Warden Dan McEvoy, 845.661.8937 / email@example.com.
Book Discussion Group
Interested readers meet with the Rev. Frank Geer after church on Sundays for about an hour, from 12 noon to 1pm. Books read are chosen by group consensus and have ranged from award-winning non-fiction to poetry to works by Shakespeare and Mark Twain. Contact Rev. Geer 845.424.3571 / firstname.lastname@example.org.
Friends Of St. Philip's
The Friends organize the annual Harvest Festival each November and raise funds to support outreach and other programs at St. Philip's. Contact: Judy Hayes, 845.526.3659 / email@example.com.
Meals For The Needy In Peekskill
Volunteers from St. Philip's prepare and serve a hearty and nourishing hot meal for over seventy clients-in-need each month as part of the Noon Day Meal program in Peekskill. Volunteers are needed to help on Mondays. Contact: Rev. Frank Geer, 845.424.3571 / firstname.lastname@example.org
Music is a great strength at St. Philip's, thanks to the efforts of Music Director Durward Entrekin and the dedication of choir members. The St. Philip's Choir sings every Sunday from September to June and performs special concerts during the year. Rehearsals are Thursday evenings at 7:30pm in the Parish House and Sunday mornings at 9:30am before the church service. Contact: Durward Entrekin 845.895.3554 / email@example.com.
These are volunteers who greet newcomers to St. Philip's, hand out programs before the 10:30am services, and gather the collection. Contact: David Gordon, 845.424.3369 / firstname.lastname@example.org; or Cary Danford, 646.919.5638 / email@example.com.