Thursday, July 2, 2015

Events & News from St. Andrew & St. John




July 2, 2015



Sunday, July 5, 2015

8:00 a.m. – St. Andrew by-the-Lake

10:00 a.m. – St. John the Divine



Lord you give the great commission (780 WLP)

Lord God you now have set your servant free (499)

I come with joy to meet my Lord (304)

Go forth for God (347)



Psalm 48; 2 Samuel 5:1-5, 9-10; 2 Corinthians 12:2-10; Mark 6:1-13

Celebrant: The Rev. Regina Knox

Usher: Dean Henry

First Lesson: Neela Zinsser

Psalm / Second Lesson: Ann Benson

Prayers: Patsy Fogarty

Chalice: Bob Theriault

Acolyte: Elaine Theriault

Altar Guild: Dean Henry

Flowers: Ginny Agar

Vestry Member in Charge: Paul Haertel


Thursday Holy Eucharist – 12:00 noon

July 9 (Aquila and Priscilla)

The Rev. Timothy Fleck


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Office Hours:

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

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

The Rev. Jennifer Reece, Affiliate Clergy





St. John:


Monday, July 13 & 27, 5:00 p.m. – St. John’s Singers

Fridays, 1:00-3:00 p.m. – Mahjong

Saturday, July 11, 7:00 p.m. – Acadia Halls Performance

Saturday, July 18 – QUIETSIDE FESTIVAL


The next recital to benefit the Westside Food Pantry will be held on Saturday, July 11, at 7:00 p.m. Performers will be Caroline Homer, soprano and Ben Havey, pianist.


Membership Forms: For those of you with computers, please remember to fill out the forms on line (form attached); for those of you without computers there are paper forms available at the back of the church.


St. Saviour:

Recital: Julia Morris-Myers and Ann Sears, piano solos and piano duets, joined by tenor Bill McArtor, will present a program of works by Ravel, Gershwin and Copland, on Friday, July 3 at 7:00 pm in support of MDI Search and Rescue. Suggested donation $15


Orthodox Divine Liturgy at St. Saviour’s.  Reverend Father John Pawelchak and the choir of Christ the Saviour Orthodox Mission will be celebrating the Orthodox Divine Liturgy here Saturday, July 11 at 10:00 AM.  This ancient Eucharistic liturgy, chanted in English, Russian, and Old Church Slavonic, is an outreach of the Orthodox Church in America to meet the spiritual needs of seasonal workers visiting MDI from Eastern Europe.  All are welcome, and watch for more Orthodox services offered at St. Saviour’s over the summer.


Church of Our Father:

The Waste Not, Want Not Thrift Shop is open Saturdays from 9 am - 12 pm, Wednesdays 3:30 pm - 6 pm. We are accepting, good clean clothing & linens. Think of us when you are cleaning out your closets. Leave donations in Church Parish Hall. Call for more information 288-3674


Thursday evening Bible Study: Through September 10 at 7 pm. using the study titled The Bible in 90 days. There is a participant’s guide which will help to keep the group on track.


St. Mary & St. Jude:

St Mary's and St Jude's are once again holding casserole sales on Main Street in Northeast Harbor July 17 and August 14. Men and women who would like to help by providing homemade casseroles and/or setting up and assisting in sales may sign up on the clipboard lists at church. Proceeds are used in ECW outreach programs. (Food Pantries, Nursing Association, etc.)


MDI+ Episcopal Churches:

Men's Bible Study Group meets on a monthly basis. The group focuses on selected Bible readings and discusses how these passages affect our lives and our relationships with others. The group meets on the second Wednesday of every month. Meeting locations alternate among Church of our Father, St. Mary, St. Saviour and St. John. For more information, contact Ward MacKenzie by phone at 244-7313 or at



Common Good Café is open for business. Stop by the Common Good Cafe and let us make your summer mornings a palate pleasing, special time by the Sea! Enjoy hot, light & airy freshly baked popovers with butter and homemade blueberry jam, slow simmered oatmeal, coffee, tea, juices and hot chocolate. Serving from 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM seven days a week.


The Alcyon Center, situated above beautiful Seal Cove on MDI, invites you to an Open House on August 19th, 5-7 pm. The Center is an experience of being welcomed, body, soul and spirit into the life of a small, practicing contemplative community. The Open House will include tours of the main house and grounds, an opportunity to speak with the directors and board members while enjoying light refreshments and herbal teas. If interested in attending, please respond either to or call (207) 244-1060; directions to the event can be obtained by contacting either the email or telephone number noted above.


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Keep in your prayers this week: Yuki, Charles, Kento and baby Kowalski, Mike Healy, Malcolm Hughes, Adam Harkins, Don Waddington, Nancy Kincaid, Clara Levin, Trevor Agar, Bill Loveland, Herb Hasenbalg, Jack Weisner, John Cronin, Sarah Moore, Sarah Flynn, Trisha Roy, Molly Lyman, Bob Theriault, Ron Martin, Joseph and Kimberly Pratt family, Gary Dunlap, Lydia Thayer, George Swanson, Jennie Cline and Sharon Dayana Salazar, our sponsored child in Costa Rica.



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