Summer 2018

Marmion Library

Curl up with a good book this summer.

The Marmion Library is a great place to find a large variety of good summer reading for all ages. Visit us on Sunday from 8:30 am to 12:30 pm and Monday to Thursday from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm.

Incarnation Bookstore

Gifts & More

Stocked with unique gifts and cards for every occasion–grads, dads, anniversaries, weddings, birthdays, baptisms, and more. Hours: Sunday from 8:30 am to 1 pm, Monday to Thursday from 9:30 am to 2:30 pm, and Friday from 9:30 am to 1 pm.

Summer Preaching Series

June & July

Learn how to grow as a Christian through the everyday experiences of suffering.

Summer Sunday School

June & July

Don’t miss Hot Topics and Icons in Worship this summer. Check out the schedule below for all the details.

Theology Live

Monday Nights in June

7 pm, The Ginger Man Pub

This year we will  hear from experts about how faith can be an integral part of good mental health.

Incarnation 101

Take the First Step

Sunday, June 10 at 12:30 pm,
Education Building, Room 205

Get to know our clergy and staff. Discover Incarnation’s vision, and learn more about our parish programs, ways to get involved, and what membership entails. Lunch and childcare provided.

Vacation Bible School

Splash Canyon: God’s Promise on Life’s Wild Ride.

June 11–15, 9 am to Noon

Join us for this week-long trip. See “Baby Moses on the Nile” and “God saving the Paul from the sea.” The cost is $40 per child with a $120 family maximum, includes a t-shirt and a music CD.

Dads & Donuts

Celebrate Father's Day

June 17 at 10:20 am,
Welcome Center

Join us between services to celebrate Dad! We will enjoy photos with Dad and lots of donuts.

In Concert

The Choir of Washington National Cathedral

June 17 at 4 pm, Sanctuary

Widely acclaimed as the premiere cathedral choir in the US, the Choir of Washington National Cathedral will present a varied and intriguing program of sacred choral music that is sure to delight and inspire. Don’t miss this rare chance to hear one of the country’s finest liturgical choirs in concert!

Park Cities July 4 Parade

4th of July Fun

July 4

Walk the parade and show off your Incarnation pride. To sign up, contact Elliott Carpenter.

Farewell to the Hermerdings

Sunday, July 29 at 10:20 am, Welcome Center

Fr. Joe and family are heading to Minnesota. Join us to celebrate Fr. Joe’s ministry and say farewell at a reception on Sunday, July 29 from 10:20 to 11 am. Gifts to the family purse may be sent to the parish office with the notation “Hermerding Purse” or made online.

Community Health Fair

No-cost Immunizations, Sports Physicals, & Health Screenings

August 18 

Providing free health services to local students. Volunteer nurses are needed. Contact Mission & Outreach if you can help.

Silver Saints Summer Luncheon

Thursday, August 23 at 11:30 am,
Great Hall

Join us for lunch and enjoy a meal with friends! For reservations only, please call Carol Kadel at 214-217-5610 by August 10.

Rally Day

Fun & Fall Preview

Sunday, August 26 at 10:20 am, Welcome Center

It is time to say “aloha” to our fall programming. Join us for music, waterslides, and food!


Please keep our missioners in your prayers this summer.

  • Honduras Mission
    Thursday, June 14 to Friday, June 22
  • Student Ministry Haiti Mission
    Friday, June 29 to Saturday, July 7
  • Belize Mission
    Monday, July 16 to Sunday, July 22

Summer Sunday School

Sunday School starts at 10:20 am sandwiched by our 9 am and 11:15 am services. We have a brief time of fellowship followed by Sunday school for all ages. 


Hot Topics

Join us for another Hot Topics series this June as our clergy discuss various controversial topics in the Faith. Meets in Room 205.

Christianity & Other Religions: Why Does The Church Believe That Salvation Is Only Through Christ?
June 3: Fr. John Sundara

Are Demons and Evil Spirits Real?
June 10: Fr. Joe Hermerding

The Blessed Virgin Mary: What Do Episcopalians Believe About Her?
June 17: Fr. Thomas Kincaid

Creation or Evolution? A Theological Interpretation of Genesis 1–2
June 24: Fr. Ryan Waller

Icons in Worship

The icons in Ascension Chapel proclaim the life of Christ in a way that engages our hearts. Join us this July as Fr. John Sundara and Michael Sturdy teach us about the life of Christ through these icons. Meets in Ascension Chapel.

The Birth of Christ (His Annunciation & Incarnation)
July 1: Michael Sturdy

The Identity of Christ (His Circumcision & Baptism)
July 8: Fr. John Sundara

The Glory of Christ (His Transfiguration & Royal March)
July 15: Michael Sturdy

The Sacrifice of Christ (His Harrowing of Hell)
July 22: Fr. John Sundara

The Reign of Christ (His Ascension, Enthronement and Parousia, and His Spirit’s Pentecost)
*August 5: Michael Sturdy

On Sunday, July 29, join us in the Welcome Center for a farewell reception for Fr. Joe Hermerding and his family.


10:20–11:05 AM
Serving through the Student Summer Internship Program. For details, contact Donna Stack.


10:20–11:05 am, Education Building
One room Sunday School for children ages  4 yrs old – 5th grade. All kids meet together for a presentation of the day’s lesson and then break into smaller groups for discussion and activities.

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