EVENTS & NEWS
AUGUST 1, 2013
Sunday, August 4, 2013
8:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist at St. Andrew by the
10:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist at
Sing praise to God who reigns above; Come down, O Love divine;
Father, we thank thee; Christ is the world’s true light
Psalm 107:1-9, 43; Hosea 11:1-11; Colossians 3:1-11; Luke 12:13-21
Celebrant: The Rev. Tim Fleck
Usher: Jim Vekasi
First Lesson/Psalm: Mary Vekasi
Second Lesson: Elaine Theriault
Prayers: Susan Buell
Chalice: Floy Ervin
Acolyte: Rita Redfield (8:00); Spencer Ervin (10:00)
Altar Guild: Joan Bromage (8:00); Mary Vekasi (10:00)
Vestry Member in charge: Floy Ervin
Flowers: Betsy Hewlett
Coffee Hour: Karen Craig
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
July 25 – Holy Eucharist
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8:30-2:30, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays
(Michele will be on vacation from August 7-15)
Fr. Timothy Fleck will be at
and at St. Saviour’s (288-4215) on Mondays and Wednesdays
He can be reached at 812-8362 (cell) or email@example.com
Sr. Warden, Bunny
Piano Recital--Stephen Sampson and Deborah Swanger Fortier play four hand music by Mozart, and solo pieces for piano by Chopin, Finzi, and Grieg on Wednesday, August 7th, 7:00, at
Raffle--Seal Cove artist, Judy Taylor has donated a signed, original watercolor painting titled "View From Flying Mountain" for the Westside Food Pantry raffle. The painting is matted and framed with archival glass. Raffle tickets are sold every Friday at the Farmers' Market or from Susan Buell anytime! Tickets are $5.00 each and 6/$25.00.
Save the date: The
The Summer Organ Concert Series will be held on Fridays, August 2, 9, 16 and 23 from 12:15-1:00. The church’s 1973 Visser-Rowland organ is a colorful, mechanical action instrument with 27 ranks and a magnificent trompette-en-chamade.
August 2--Abraham Ross, a
August 9--Douglas Beck, Director of Music at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in
August 16--Ray Cornils,
August 23--Julia Morris-Myers, organist and choirmaster at St. Saviour’s, will finish the series.
These recitals are made possible by the Friends of Music. Admission is by donation and a reception to meet the artists will follow each program. St. Saviour’s is handicap-accessible. For more information please call 288-4215 or visit the church’s website: stsaviours.me.
Taizé an Ecumenical Prayer Service: Thursday, August 22nd at 7pm. Give peace to every heart. By candlelight and in stillness…we make our pilgrimage. Experience the spirituality and the meditative songs of the Taizé community of
Thrift shop is open Wednesdays 3:30 – 6:30 pm and Saturdays 9 – 12 noon. They are in need good clean men’s and children’s clothing. Call their office at 288-4849 if you have questions.
Holy Eucharist is celebrated on Wednesday mornings at 8:00 followed by a light breakfast.
St. Mary and St. Jude:
Entrée Casseroles (enough to feed 4-6 people) will again be sold on Thursday, August 8, beginning at 8:30 a.m. Sales will occur on
William Bigelow (Mac) will offer a talk on Wednesday August 14th entitled, "Outer Companion, Inner Beloved: A Jungian Perspective on Attraction and Relationship."
The talk will be held at The Northeast Harbor Library and is free and open to the public.
Downeast Spiritual Life Conference: August 23 & 24. The conference will be held at The Atlantic Oceanside in
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Keep in your prayers this week: Bill Krueger, Boyd McFarland, Sarah Flynn, Ruth and Bob Zachary, Sachi Mallack, Carolyn Bowman, Martha Thompson, Karen Floyd, Lydia Thayer, Martha Masiello, Gary Dunlap,
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101 REASONS TO BE EPISCOPALIAN
I’m comforted by the fact that I am part of a church that allows for differing viewpoints and open debate. While many label our church as “wish-washy” or divided on the issues, I think that my faith is stronger for my being an active participant in trying to understand God’s will. When I hear or read the spirited pinions of my fellow Episcopalians, I find that I am grateful to them, whether I agree with their viewpoints or not. They are contributing to the vitality of our church, and keeping us all honest.
Jennifer Hanshaw Hackett, Diocese of