Thursday, March 6, 2014

Events & News from St. Andrew & St. John Episcopal Church









Remember to set your clocks AHEAD one hour on Saturday night.





MARCH 6, 2013



Sunday, March 9, 2014

Lent 1

7:30 and 10:00 a.m. – Holy Eucharist at St. John the Divine


Lord, who throughout these forty days (142);

You who dwell in the shelter of the Lord (WLP-810); At the Name of Jesus (435)


Psalm 32; Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11


Celebrant: The Rev. Lynn Orville

Usher:  Dean Henry

First Lesson/Psalm: Ellen Gilmore

Second Lesson: Ann Benson

Prayers: Patsy Fogarty

Chalice: Floy Ervin

Acolyte: Jayne Ashworth (7:30); Spencer Ervin (10:00)

Altar Guild: Joan Bromage

Vestry Member in charge: Floy Ervin


8:30 Forums

March 9: The Shack, Lynn Orville (Chapters 1-5)

March 16: Lamentations, Tim Fleck

March 23: The Shack, Floy Ervin

March 30: Lamentations, Tim Fleck

April 6: The Shack, Floy Ervin


Thursday Holy Eucharist:
March 13 -- 12:30 pm

The Rev. Tim Fleck


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Office Hours:

8:30-2:30, Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays

Michele Daley, Parish Administrator

Fr. Timothy Fleck will be at St. John’s (244-3229) on Tuesdays and Thursdays

and at St. Saviour’s (288-4215) on Mondays and Wednesdays

He can be reached at 812-8362 (cell) or 

Sr. Warden, Bunny Watts (244-3699); Jr. Warden, Rita Redfield (244-4025)






St. John:


Sunday, March 16, 12:00-1:00 p.m. — Westside Food Pantry

Tuesday, March 11, 5:00 p.m. — FIC

Mondays, March 10 & 24, 5:00 p.m. – St. John Singers

Tuesdays, 3:30 p.m. – Prayer Group

Fridays, 1:00-3:00 p.m. – Mahjong (come learn and play)


Church of Our Father

Holy Eucharist is celebrated on Wednesday mornings at 8:00 followed by a light breakfast.


St. Mary and St. Jude

Prayer Shawl Ministry: Thursdays, 9:00 a.m.


St. Saviour’s

Taizé - An Ecumenical Prayer Service, Friday, March 21, at 6pm. Simple, yet profound. Experience the spirituality and the meditative songs of the Taizé community of France, an interdenominational and ecumenical monastic order known around the world for its message of trust, peace and reconciliation. All are welcome!

Candlelight · Scripture · Silence · Song · Prayer


Community Events


Chowder Cookoff, Friday, March 7, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Maine Sea Coast Mission, 127 West Street, Bar Harbor. Prizes awarded. Warm up and help others do the same at the Chowder Cookoff. Donations will be accepted at the door and will benefit the MDI Campfire coalition. For further information or to enter your chowder, contact Terri Rodick at 288-5097 or


Island Connections needs volunteers! Island Connections seeks to provide free services to seniors, elderly and people with disabilities on Mount Desert Island and the surrounding islands that will enable them to live independently and with a strong quality of life. If you would like to volunteer, call 288-4457.


Film & Talk: The Anonymous People. This powerful documentary features real stories about the 23.5 million Americans living in long-term recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. This film aims at transforming public discourse around addiction recovery in order to spark wide-spread change. FREE by the Acadia Family Center. Reel Pizza, Bar Harbor, Sunday, March 9, 1:30 p.m.


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Keep in your prayers this week: Ted Kanellakis, Angelina Sharpe, James Stanton, Wayne Buchanan, Dorothy Smith, Johanna Johannason, Bob Theriault, Norman Shaw, Tony Sousa, Violet, Ron, Edie Stanwood, Mary Parker, Amy Beal Church, Mary Jones, 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, Kay and Bill Barney, George Swanson, Jennie Cline, Julie Russell and Sharon Dayana Salazar, our sponsored child in Costa Rica. Pray for the safe return of Ryan Maynard, Nathan Gumm, and Ty Elkins who are among our armed forces serving overseas, and their families.


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