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Sunday, September 15, 2013
8:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist at St. Andrew by the
(Last Sunday service at St. Andrew’s)
10:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist at
In your mercy, Lord; The King of Love;
Here, O my Lord, I see thee face to face; What wondrous love is this?
Psalm 14; Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28; 1Timothy 1:12-17; Luke 15:1-10
Celebrant: The Rev. Tim Fleck
Usher: Dean Henry
First Lesson/Psalm: _______
Second Lesson: Neela Zinsser
Prayers: Susan Buell
Chalice: Bob Theriault
Acolyte: Rita Redfield (8:00); Elaine Theriault (10:00)
Altar Guild: Margot (8:00); Dean Henry (10:00)
Vestry Member in charge: Floy Ervin
Flowers: Welles wedding
Coffee Hour: ________
Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
September 19, 26 – Holy Eucharist
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8:30-2:30, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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Your input is needed for SASJ Budget: In order to make sure that our budget reflects our mission and priorities as a parish, the Vestry and the Finance and Investment Committee are providing opportunities for any and all to weigh in on the distribution of money among the many ministries of St. Andrew and
African Team Ministries, Inc.: At the request of several people, the jewelry and craft items from
Holiday Reminder: If you would like to provide a holiday gift for Sharon Dayana Salazar, our sponsored child in
restriction for these contributions and the needs of the child we sponsor will be met first and foremost. Due to the Department of Customs and Immigration, and difficulty in delivery, packages are discouraged. Contact the church office for more information.
Raffle--Seal Cove artist, Judy Taylor has donated a signed, original watercolor painting titled "View from
Seasonal Worker Evening Prayer service with songs of praise continue at 7:00 p.m. on Sundays, September 22, October 6 and 20. All are welcome.
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.
Musical Evening coming up...Dog Mountain, will be our musical guest on Friday evening, September 20th; 7:00-9:00 at the home of Dorothy and Jim Clunan. Jim Vekasi and Fred Benson's group will play and lead us in song--should be a lively evening! The "Musical Evening" group has been gathering monthly for over 3 years. We always host a musical guest, spend some time snacking and visiting, and then gather for some fun group singing. Everyone is welcome! For more information and directions contact: Susan Buell - email@example.com
Swing Low, Sweet Chariot: Jazz, Justice, and the Journey of Tradition
Theodicy Jazz Collective is a group committed to making justice real through the creative, spiritual power of music. Part of that commitment is the teaching and sharing of ways to incorporate into our worship the jazz ideals of community, flexibility, and listening, to help the church thrive in our rapidly changing world. More information about them is available at http://theodicyjazz.com/
St. Andrew Lutheran Church, St. Saviour Episcopal Church, and The BTS Center (formerly Bangor Theological Seminary) are sponsoring a workshop with Theodicy Jazz Collective for worship leaders and church musicians, and others interested in jazz and/or worship, exploring jazz, justice, and the journey of tradition. We ask: how can we bring our worship into the creative tension between spontaneity and preparation, between structure and play? How do jazz ideals like listening, supporting, and improvising inform our understanding of Christian community?
In addition to the workshop, Theodicy Jazz Collective will offer a public conversation and concert of music inspired by jazz, blues, gospel, traditional hymns, and world music. This music is a constant prayer, sometimes a cry of joy, sometimes a shout for action, sometimes a deep, silent hope. It is truly soul music.
The workshop is Tuesday, October 1 at St. Andrew Lutheran Church,
The concert is Wednesday, October 2 at St. Saviour Episcopal Church,
For more info, contact The Rev. Priscilla Hukki at 207-667-7641or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Hospice Volunteer Training:
Wednesdays, October 9-December 11, 3:30-7:00 p.m. (patient care training)
Tuesdays, October 8-December 3, 3:30-7:00 p.m. (bereavement facilitators training)
For more information contact the hospice office, 667-2531.
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Keep in your prayers this week: Sinclair Family, Boyd McFarland, Sarah Flynn, Joseph and Kimberly Pratt family, Ruth and Bob Zachary, Sachi Mallack, Carolyn Bowman, Martha Thompson, Karen Floyd, Lydia Thayer, Martha Masiello, Gary Dunlap, Penelope Place, Kay and Bill Barney, Matt Fisher, George Swanson, Jennie Cline, Julie Russell and Sharon Dayana Salazar, our sponsored child in Costa Rica. Pray for the safe return of Andy Young, who is among our armed forces serving overseas, and his family.
St. Andrew &
Please accept and extend my sincere thanks to the people of St. Andrew’s and
Thank you for a wonderful service (August 10); I truly enjoyed my time with you, and look forward to seeing you again soon.
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101 REASONS TO BE EPISCOPALIAN
There’s no such thing as a politically incorrect Episcopalian. There are conservative Episcopalians and liberal Episcopalians. There are straight Episcopalians and LBGT Episcopalians. There Catholics and Protestants. There are African, English, Asian, and Alaskan Episcopalians. And none of the above. The Episcopal Church doesn’t offer you set dogma or pat answers, or a list of do’s and don’ts. There’s room for all kinds of people and all kinds of theologies. What the Episcopal Church does offer you is a way of prayer, a way of thinking and asking questions, a way of life in this often confusing, conflicting, and complicated world, a way that may lead you closer to God.
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