EVENTS & NEWS
OCTOBER 24, 2013
Sunday, October 27, 2013
8:00 and 10:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist at
I sing the almighty power (398); Blest are the pure in heart (656);
Humbly I adore thee (314); How firm a foundation (637)
Psalm 65; Joel 2:23-32; 2 Timothy 4:6-8; Luke 18:9-14
Celebrant: The Rev. Tim Fleck
Usher: Sandy Watts
First Lesson/Psalm: Elaine Theriault
Second Lesson: Ann Cox Halkett
Prayers: Susan Buell
Chalice: Rita Redfield
Acolyte: (8:00) Chloe Hatcher; (10:00) Rita Redfield
Altar Guild: Jayne Ashworth
Vestry Member in charge: Bunny
Flowers: Ginny Agar
Holy Eucharist, Thursdays at 12:30 p.m.
October 31 – Vigil of All Saints
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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 email@example.com
Sr. Warden, Bunny
Baked Bean Supper, Saturday, November 2, 5:30 to 7:00 pm. $8/person, 5 and under free.
Menu: baked beans, plus vegetarian baked beans, assorted meats, coleslaw, cornbread and dinner rolls, and plenty of delicious desserts including homemade pies.
Mahjong classes, taught by Barbara Campbell, will be offered at
Raffle--Seal Cove artist, Judy Taylor has donated a signed, original watercolor painting titled "View from
Taize Service -- Friday, October 25 at 6 pm in St. Saviour’s Chapel.
A Service of Evensong will be offered on November 3, All Saints Day, at 4:00 followed by a wine and cheese reception. All the choral music will be by living composers as a way of making this ancient and solemn liturgy relevant for us today.
Book Study -- The Education for Ministry group is inviting anyone who is interested to join them on Tuesdays, January 14 and 21 from 4:30 - 7:00 p.m. to discuss two supplemental texts: Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan; and And God Spoke: The Authority of the Bible for the Church Today by Christopher Bryan. Books can be obtained from the bookstore or library. If there is sufficient interest, we may be able to order some copies for individuals or for sharing if you are willing to help pay for them. Please let Sarah Flynn (firstname.lastname@example.org) at St. Saviour's or Jayne Ashworth (email@example.com) at St. Andrew &
Holy Eucharist is celebrated on Wednesday mornings at 8:00 followed by a light breakfast.
On Sunday November 3 at the 9:00 service they will welcome their new Priest-In-Charge, the Reverend Johanna-Karen Johannson.
Saturday, November 9 is the Holiday Fair from 9-1. Treasures of all sorts abound!
Episcopal Relief & Development is launching a special opportunity to strengthen its work and mission of healing a hurting world. During the 2013 Matching Gift Challenge, taking place between October 1 and December 6, all donations to Episcopal Relief & Development will be doubled! Thanks to a group of very generous supporters who have pledged $500,000 in matching funds, the impact of gifts of any size – online, via mail or by phone – will be matched dollar-for-dollar up to that amount.
SOLAR FLASHLIGHTS FOR
Our mission team representing three MDI Episcopal churches and nine others from
1. Placing check/cash in an envelope and put in the offering plate.
2. Drop off check/cash @ the office by November 3.
3. Send a check (made out to
Southwest Harbor Public Library invites all to a free informational session on the Affordable Care Act on Saturday, October 26, 2:00 at
Fall Work Week at the
Time for taking down and putting up has come. For this spiritual life center it is time for cleaning and composting, raking and chip-spreading, planting perennials and bulbs and maybe even a clothesline pole or two. ‘Namaste’, we say, once again in greeting to the harvest of fruits and the tucking in of the
Joyful Noise has started again for its second season of building community through music here on MDI. It's a non-auditioned, all-comer choir that meets four times a month in various locations around MDI. Joyful Noise: Community Singing on MDI is singing in harmony for experienced and novice singers alike. You don't have to read music, either. We'll explore music from a wide variety of cultural traditions, and all songs will be taught in the oral tradition. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 244-0446 for more information. Next meeting will be Monday, October 28 at 7-8:30 pm - Bar Harbor YWCA
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Keep in your prayers this week: Bradford Fleck, Jean Martinez, Sylvia Gott, 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, Ryan Maynard, Nathan Gumm, and Ty Elkins who are among our armed forces serving overseas, and their families.
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