sermons

Be Perfect…you got this, right?

The Rev. Stephen Smith | Matthew 5:38-48 | February Read More

reflections

Light of the World

From my first conversations with the search team from St. Simon’s, I have heard the yearning for an identity for Read More

news and events

Rodney Alverson Smith

November 29, 1928 - February 21, 2017 Rodney Alverson Smith, a parishioner of St Simon's since 1973. Rod was a great man who lived his life, fueled by his honor and ethics, making it possible to raise his family in ... Read more

Viator House of Hospitality

On Sunday, we had an opportunity to learn about the Viator House of Hospitality, a home for young men ages 18-22 who are seeking asylum in the United States. Thanks to all who so generously contributed. With your amazing ... Read more

Living From the Heart

We have had a very successful giving season in 2017 and want to give you an update on our progress. We set a goal of $405,000 in pledges for the year. This represented an approximately 8% increase in pledges from ... Read more

Did You Miss the Annual Meeting?

Highlights from our Annual Parish Meeting on Sunday.
  • We elected three new vestry members: Steve Hallier, Cynthia Leonard, and Michael Medsker.
  • We approved the revised bylaws
  • We learned about the new St. Simon's identity statement--
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Walk-In Wednesdays

Wednesday Join us on Wednesday at 6pm for food and fellowship. We will have a brief prayer service following supper, and will conclude the evening by 7pm ... Read more

Ashes to Go

Wednesday, March 1 On Ash Wednesday, a group of folks from St. Simon’s will offer ashes to the early morning commuters traveling from the Arlington Heights Metra Station. Ashes are an ancient sign of penitence and they turn our attention ... Read more

Ash Wednesday Observances

Wednesday, March 1, 12noon and 7pm Our Ash Wednesday Observance will begin at the train station in downtown Arlington Heights where members of our parish will offer “Ashes To Go” as people travel to work that morning. We will also ... Read more

Lent at St. Simon’s

Wednesday Evening Lenten Series Join us on Wednesday evenings as we have “close encounters” with the main characters from the Gospel lessons of John that we will read in church during Lent. The program will explore in depth the social-historical ... Read more
February 23, 2017
  • Lectio Divina
    9:30 am - 10:00 am

  • Lydia's Circle
    10:00 am - 11:30 am

    http://saintsimons.org/growing-in-faith/learning-opportunities/

  • Women's Book Club
    7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

    St Matthew Room

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