NOVEMBER 18, 2008
ST. ANDREW &
EVENTS & NEWS
Sunday Services, November 23rd: 8:00 and 10:00 a.m. Holy Eucharist at
Lectionary readings for November 23rd: Psalm 100, Ezekiel 34:11-16, 20-24; Ephesians 1:15-23; Matthew 25:31-46
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 23: Vesta Kowalski, Faith Caring for Our Island Earth, final discussion based on a book by Nancy Roth (Grounded in Love: Ecology, Faith, and Action.) Between the services on November 30, please join us at coffee hour to honor Frank & Mimi Barnes, at the advent of their new life in Orono.
Weekday Morning Eucharist: Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. George Swanson will be the celebrant.
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.
Net Tender deadline: this Saturday, November 22. Send copy to Nicole Carreno & Mary Vekasi at firstname.lastname@example.org
Thanksgiving Day Service: November 27, Holy Eucharist, 9:30 a.m.
Bar Harbor Congregational Church is looking for monetary donations so they can purchase turkeys for Thanksgiving dinners that will be distributed to the Westside Food Pantry. Checks can be made to Bar Harbor UCC and mailed to
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: an ecumenical community project will be displayed outside at
Taize Ecumenical Prayer Service: Sunday November 23rd at 5:00 p.m. at Somesville Union Meeting House,
Christmas is coming: If you would like to adopt a child (or family) for Christmas through the
The Essentials Pantry desperately needs your donation of diapers (any size) or money to purchase them--the demand is very high, but so is the cost. If you bring diapers, Ted & Joan will deliver them. Or you may send a check, payable to St. Elizabeth's Essentials Pantry, to Diocese of Maine,
Office hours this week: Monday, Tuesday and Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.