Thursday, April 3, 2008

News from St. John's: April 3, 2008

April 3, 2008


This Sunday April 6th – Holy Eucharist: 8:00 a.m. and 10:00 a.m. Lectionary readings: Acts 2:14a, 36-41; Psalm 116:1-3, 10-17; 1 Peter 1:17-23; Luke 24:13-25.

Sundays in April, Holy Eucharist: – 8:00 and 10:00.

Sunday Forum at 9:00: April 6"St. Luke: The Gospel for All People"

Upcoming forums include:

April 13 – Mary Anna Fox, Dominican Republic;

April 20 – Mary and Jim Vekasi, Non-Violent Communication;

April 27 – Joan Grant, Spiritual Hospitality.

Sundays, April 13, 20 and 27, Holy Eucharist will be celebrated at 8:00 and 10:00.

Weekday Morning Prayer: Wednesday, April 9th at 9:30 a.m.

Tired of the same old faces at church?

Invite a friend!

Invite a neighbor!

Welcome a stranger!

Church Office Hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30-2:30.

The Best Ever Spaghetti Dinner, held at the S.W. Harbor Congregational Church on the High Road, will benefit the Westside Food Pantry and will be on Saturday, April 5th from 4:30-7:00p.m. The cost is $5.00 for adults; $3.00 for children 12 and older and no more than $15.00 for a family. Children under 12 are free!

Westside Food Pantry: April 6th and April 20th from noon to 2:00 p.m. on the second floor of the Harbor House.

Blood Drive: The American Red Cross is having a blood drive at Birch Bay Village on Friday, April 11th from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Mystical and Miraculous will be presented by Ezra Halkett on Saturday, April 12, at 7:00 p.m. in the MDI High School theatre.

Women: On Monday, April 14th at 7:00 p.m., you are invited to gather in the undercroft to share gardening stories and tips and have a great time together. For information, call Karen (244-5267), Chloe (244-4436) or Ida (244-7266).

Acadia Region Coalition (ARC): Tuesday, April 15th at 7:00 p.m. at St. John's Church. This will be a meeting of the delegates from the various congregations to set up a governing plan and elect officers.

Consecration of Bishop Coadjutor Stephen Lane: Saturday, May 3rd, 11:00 a.m. at the Cathedral Church of St. Luke, Portland. If you wish to attend on May 3rd, call the church office to reserve your tickets by April 15th. Our parish may reserve up to nine seats. In the event that we have more requests than available seats, a lottery will determine the disposition of our allotted tickets.