Pentecost 9 Sunday, July 22 8:00 a.m. – St. Andrew by-the-Lake 1358 Tremont Road, Rt. 102, Seal Cove 10:00 a.m. – St. John the Divine 315 Main Street, Southwest Harbor 207-244-3229
Hymns: Just as I am, without one plea (693) Thine arm, O Lord, in days of old (567) My Shepherd will supply my need (664) Christ for the world we sing! (537)
Scripture: Psalm 23; Jeremiah 23:1-6; Ephesians 2:11-22; Mark 6:30-34, 53-56
Participants at the 10:00 a.m. service: Celebrant: The Rev. Kathleen Killian Usher: ___ First Lesson/Psalm/Second Lesson: Chloe Prayers: Margot Chalice and Acolyte: Ted F. Altar Guild: Margot Flowers: ___ Coffee Host: ___ Vestry Member in Charge: Ted F.
Weekday Healing Prayer and Eucharist at 12:00 noon on Thursdays
St. John's Calendar
The full St. John's Calendar can be viewed <HERE>.
Sundays, 8:00 a.m. – Eucharist at St. Andrew by-the-Lake Sundays, 10:00 a.m. – Eucharist at St. John the Divine Sunday, July 29, 10:00 a.m. – COMBINED SERVICE at St. Saviour's (no service at St. Andrew or St. John that day) Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m. – Confirmation Class Tuesdays, 4:00 p.m. — Meditation Thursdays, 12:00 noon — Healing Service and Eucharist Fridays, 9:00-1:00 – Farmer's Market Fridays, 1:00 p.m. — Mahjong (teaching available), Common Room
The fifth Sunday combined worship service is scheduled for Sunday, July 29, 10:00 a.m. at St. Saviour's Parish in Bar Harbor.
Confirmation Class will be held on Tuesdays, 2:30-3:30 in the Common Room. We will be exploring the book Episcopal Questions, Episcopal Answers, Exploring Christian Faith. All are invited to join in the conversation. See Mother Kathleen for more information.
Meditation on Tuesdays at 4:00 at St. John's.Please join us for 30 minutes of shared silence and "prayer of the heart," an ancient meditative practice of the Christian tradition. All are welcome! We meditate sitting on chairs, though if you prefer to sit on the floor, feel free to bring a mat or cushion. If you are new to meditation, have questions or concerns, or would like more information, please contact Mother Kathleen.
From the Diocese of Maine
As a Parish of the Diocese of Maine, we are part of a church family that extends from Kittery to Fort Kent, and connects us to the rest of the Episcopal Church and the worldwide Anglican Communion. We share ministry with our Bishop and with every worshipping community.
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MDI Episcopal Churches:
Confidential Prayer Chain: Unlike our published prayer lists, prayer requests that come into the Prayer Chain remain private to the prayer chain itself, which will pray devotedly for one week unless an updated request is made. If you'd like to know more about this or our Pastoral Care Team, please contact our office administrators or Mother Kathleen.
St. Saviour's Episcopal Church at 41 Mt. Desert Street in Bar Harbor is proud to present the 2018 Summer Organ Series Fridays at 12:15 pm!
August 3 – Kevin Birch and Fancien Janse-Balzer – organ duets
August 10 – Adam Peithmann
August 17 – Ray Cornils
August 24 – Daniel Pyle with Elena Kraineva (viola d'amore)
Donations will be welcome for St. Saviour's Friends of Music Fund which presents this series each year.
Tiffany Windows: Dr. Wayne Boucher will speak about his research on Tiffany stained glass windows at St. Saviour's on Friday, July 20 at 11:00. Donations are welcome for the stained glass window fund.
Church of Our Father:
Our Thrift Shop will be open on Saturdays from 9-12 and Wednesdays from 3:30 to 6 pm.
St. Mary & St. Jude:
Puerto Rico Service Project – The Parish of St. Mary and St. Jude is making plans to lead an island-wide service trip to Puerto Rico to assist with Hurricane Maria recovery. The trip will include people of all ages and skill levels, and summer/shoulder parishioners are welcome to travel from home and join the team in Puerto Rico. The trip will take place next Fall/Winter, 2018/19. If you are interested in helping to plan and organize the project, please call or email Jane Cornman at firstname.lastname@example.org
The Alcyon Center is a place of contemplation and peace, offering a variety of programs including quiet days, a gathering of women to discuss various topics through poetry, personal experiences (Soul Friends), a monthly quiet day and a weekly study of the Gospel for the coming Sunday. The center is located in Seal Cove on MDI. For more information please either email email@example.com or call 207.244.1060.
Westside Food Pantry:
Upcoming summer concerts:
Upcoming summer concerts at St. John's: Tuesday, July 31 — Michael Torterella, pianist Tuesday, August 14, 6:30 p.m. — Schoodic Chorus Saturday, August 18 — Thomas Sheehan Saturday, August 25 — Christine Spurling and Josh Miller Friday, September 14 – Gavin Black
Services at the Partnership Parishes:
St. Andrew & St. John
Sundays -- 8:00 a.m. Eucharist at St. Andrew by-the-Lake Sundays -- 10:00 a.m. Eucharist at St. John the Divine
Tuesdays — 4:00 pm–Meditation
Thursdays—12:00 noon—Saint of the day & Healing Prayer Eucharist
Church of Our Father
Sundays—8:00 and 10:00 a.m.—Eucharist
Wednesdays, 8:00 am—Eucharist.
Sundays—7:30 and 10:00 a.m. Eucharist
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30am—Morning Prayer
Wednesdays, 12:00 noon—Saint of the day & Healing Prayer Eucharist
Keep in your prayers this week:
Keith Storm, Anne DeGolyer, Jackie Mayhew, Betty Mitchell, Cody Van Heerden,Jim Risser, Scott Hatcher, Ray McDonald, Janet Meryweather, Bill and Barbara Loveland, Win Short, and Bob Theriault.
The Rev. Kathleen Killian, Priest in Charge (669-2029) Stephen Sampson, Music Director Michele Daley, Parish Administrator (244-3229) Sr. Warden, Gen MacKenzie (244-7313) Jr. Warden, Ted Fletcher (244-5225) The Church Office is open Monday through Thursday 8:30 - 2:00 (244-3229)