NOVEMBER 12, 2008
ST. ANDREW &
EVENTS & NEWS
Sunday Services, November 16th: 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist at Vesta Kowalski will be our celebrant and preacher, while Fr. Richard is taking part in the Credo program.
Vesta Kowalski will be our celebrant and preacher, while Fr. Richard is taking part in the Credo program.
Piano Concert: Following the 10:00 a.m. service, we will be treated to a ten to fifteen minute piano recital by Stephen Sampson. A professional pianist, he has played many times for Episcopal church services, and will play for us selections from J.S. Bach. Stephen lives in Town Hill and works at Jackson Lab. Thanks to Bill Voorhies for inviting him to play.
Lectionary readings for November 16th: Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18; Psalm 123; 1 Thessalonians 5:1-11; Matthew 25:14-30
Sunday School: Sundays during the 10:00 service in the undercroft, with the Godly Play lessons.
Sunday Forums at 9:00 a.m. in the Undercroft: November 16 & 23: Vesta Kowalski, Faith Caring for Our Island Earth, discussions based on a book by Nancy Roth (Grounded in Love: Ecology, Faith, and Action.)
Food Pantryis open this Sunday, November 16, at Harbor House from noon to 1:00 p.m.
Weekday Morning Eucharist: Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m.
Covered Dish Supper & Silent Auction of paintings, jewelry and other articles from the estate of Barbara & Charlie Sawyer will be held this Saturday, November 15, from 5:00 to 7:30 p.m. in the undercroft of
Vestry Meeting: Thursday, November 20, 6:00 p.m. Patsy Fogarty, Stewardship Chair, asks any Vestry members available to come at 5:00 p.m. to help write thank you notes.
Thanksgiving Day Service: November 27, Holy Eucharist, 9:30 a.m.
Baked Bean and Pie Supper: The Supper raised about $900 for the Food Pantry! Thanks to Dianne MacMullan, her amazing team, and all who showed their support.
Craft and Food
Food Pantry Gift Cards: For every $10 donation to the Food Pantry, you are entitled to an attractive gift card suitable for Christmas giving, hostess gifts, stocking stuffers, etc. The cards are available on Sunday mornings, in the office and at the craft fair on November 29th. Give a gift that helps our island neighbors through this really tough winter.
Quietside Nativity: a community project, will be displayed outside at
Bar Harbor Congregational Church
Bar Harbor Congregational Churchis looking for monetary donations so they can purchase turkeys for the Thanksgiving dinners that will be distributed to the Westside Food Pantry. Checks can be made to Bar Harbor UCC and mailed to
Office hours this week: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.