Weekly Announcements


Welcome to Ascension! 

The Church of The Ascension would like to cordially welcome all of our visitors and newcomers today. We are so glad that you have chosen to worship with us. Please visit our website at: ascensionrvc.orgto learn more about our parish. If you would like to be added to our mailing list, please email our parish administrator at:parishadmin@ascensionrvc.org. Follow us on Facebook as well!


Acolyte Training

Acolyte training continues today, February 10thand will run throughout February following the 10:30am service.  Please make every effort to attend all the training sessions.  Please speak with Lisa Chiara if you have any questions.


Giving Statements

Year-end giving statements will be sent out electronically. If you would prefer to have a hard copy mailed to you, please let either Margaret Bianchi or Bill Cooper know and we would be happy to mail it to you.


‘Walk in Love’ Book Discussion

The last meeting which will be at 9am on today February 10th.


Listen to Past Sermons

Did you know that you can listen to and read Father Kevin’s sermons online? Go to our website ascensionrvc.org and click on the link to Father Kevin’s blog Inwardly Digest. There you can read and listen to many past sermons and subscribe for regular updates.


Pledge Envelopes

Pledge envelopes are available in the back of the church.


Giving by Text

Forgot your checkbook or pledge envelope? No Worries! It is now possible to make donations by text message using your smart phone. Simply text “ascensionrvc $25 (or whatever amount you wish to give)” to 73256 to give to The Church of The Ascension using your text messaging. Standard text message rates do apply. First time users will be prompted for their giving information and the gifts will be recorded in your online Realm account.


Other Ways to Contribute

Making a financial commitment to the church is just one way to make your commitment to God’s work at the church.  There are a few different ways to give your donation to the church:  contributing to the plate, direct contribution from your checking account, or donation of stock.  (Keep in mind transferring stock can help offset your capital gains and losses for the year).  All donations are tax deductible.  For more information, about transferring or if you have any questions about donations, please speak with Father Kevin or Bill Cooper.


Parish Office Hours

The parish office will be staffed on Monday and Wednesday from 9 am to 2 pm.  At other times please leave a voice mail message which will be returned. Or you may send an email to parishadmin@ascensionrvc.org.  Material for the Sunday bulletin is due by Monday at noon.