Welcome to St George’s Episcopal Memorial Church! Our parish has been an important presence in the Bismarck community since 1880, and we continue to meet the Living God in this place today – through worship, education, outreach, and most of all, through the relationships we have created with each other.

Announcements

Official announcements for St. George’s Episcopal Memorial Church in Bismarck or other church, diocesan or friend events.

Diapers / Nappies Needed

St. George’s will collect nappies- diapers! – during May in honor of Mother’s Day, for distribution to big and little people in the community who need and can use them! Bring a few or a lot any time during May. There will be a blessing for families who find their budgets stretched! Both disposable and…

Altar Flowers

We’ve been working hard recently to get altar flower sponsors lined up and we’ve had good success. We do have several open Sundays coming up though. Flowers may be sponsored in celebration of an event, (graduation, anniversary, birthday, wedding, birth) or in memory of loved ones. The current rate is $65. The church has been…

Piecemakers Quilts

On May 12th, fifteen Piecemakers quilts will be blessed and delivered to the Bismarck Elks for use at their Camp Grassick, a facility to provide fellowship and outdoor experiences to the disabled. These 15 quilts were the result of efforts by many, including two gatherings at the church for work to tie and finish the…

Church Directory Information

Please take a moment to check the draft copy of the directory before we print.  They can be found in the narthex. Help us to assure that we have correct phone numbers and emails for you and your household. Thank you.

The Good Friday Offering – Province of Jerusalem

Pray not for Arab or Jew, for Palestinian or IsraeliPray rather for ourselvesThat we may not divide them in our prayers but keep them both together in our hearts.From a prayer by a Palestinian Christian – a Living Stone “We will not forget those caught in the crossfire between warring factions in the land where…

Holy Week Services Schedule

✟ Palm Sunday, March 24th – 10:00 am – Holy Eucharist/Holy Communion✟ Wednesday, March 27th – 5:30 pm – Worship Service (Stripping of The Altar for Maundy Thursday) ✟ Good Friday, March 29th -12:00 pm – Women of The Passion & Prayer Service✟ Holy Saturday, March 30th – 7:00 pm – Annual Joint Easter Vigil…

Easter Lilies

If you would like to dedicate a lily in memory of or thanksgiving for a loved one, the cost is $25.00. Forms are available in the narthex. Complete the form and return with payment no later than March 24th.

Provisional Bishop celebrates Ash Wednesday Eucharist

Ash Wednesday service of Imposition of Ashes and Holy Eucharist was held on Wednesday, February 14 at 5:30 PM. Our new Provisional Bishop Brian Thom celebrated the Eucharist. A simple soup and bread supper was shared after the service. If you have yet to meet Bishop Brian Thom (pronounced like bomb), please plan to join…

A Prayer For Peace and Forgiveness

Loving God of all the earth, we pray for those who perpetrate injustices in the Holy Land, regardless of their motives; we pray that you will change their hearts and fill them with the spirit of mercy. Teach us all the pathways of peace and forgiveness. Spirit of comfort whose glory covers the face of…

Towne Memorial

St. George’s is grateful for a generous contribution from the estate of Robert & Matilda Towne Rupp in recognition of Dr. Roy Salem Towne, his wife Alice Towne, and their children Matilda Towne Rupp and Roy Towne. As relayed in a letter of acknowledgement to Lorna Rupp, estate representative, the Towne family has a long…

Getting Started

I am very excited about being your interim pastor. After retiring from 40 years of ministry I have been serving as an interim pastor at various churches for the past three years. I find this type of ministry to be very energizing. It is fun to get to know a new church and a real…

Welcome Pastor Steve!

We are happy to introduce Pastor Steve Sathre as the new Interim Pastor at St. George’s. Steve is a familiar and friendly face, as he was pastor at our neighboring church, Trinity Lutheran, for 30 years. Mr. Sathre is a native of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Please welcome Steve to the St. George’s family. Keith HendersonSenior Warden

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