Pentecost 7 Sunday, July 8 8:00 a.m. – St. Andrew by-the-Lake 10:00 a.m. – St. John the Divine 315 Main Street, Southwest Harbor
Hymns: Lord of all hopefulness (482) We all are one in mission (778-WLP) Love divine, all loves excelling (657) How firm a foundation (637)
Scripture: Psalm 123; Ezekiel 2:1-5; 2 Corinthians 12:2-10; Mark 6:1-13
Participants: Celebrant: The Rev. John Allison Usher: Sandy First Lesson/Psalm/Second Lesson: ___ Prayers: Neela Chalice and Acolyte: Chloe Altar Guild: ___ Flowers: ___ Coffee Host: Ted Fletcher Vestry Member in Charge: Edie
Weekday Healing Prayer and Eucharist at 12:00 noon on Thursdays
St. John's Calendar
The full St. John's Calendar can be viewed <HERE>.
Sundays, 8:00 a.m. – Eucharist at St. Andrew by-the-Lake
Sundays, 10:00 a.m. – Eucharist at St. John the Divine
Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m. – Confirmation Class
Tuesdays, 4:00 p.m. — Meditation
Thursdays, 12:00 noon — Healing Service and Eucharist
Thursdays, 3:30 p.m. – Samba Band practice
Fridays, 9:00-1:00 – Farmer's Market
Fridays, 1:00 p.m. — Mahjong (teaching available), Common Room
At St. John's
Quietside Festival is coming up on July 14. Please bring your Baskets and Silent Auction items to the office by Tuesday so they can be readied for the festival. Bring pies and other baked goods next. Tents and tables will be put in place on Thursday around 4:00. Any and all hands are welcome to help with this task. And remember you can march in the Flamingo Parade with the St. John Samba Band behind our first ever float! Practice is 3:30-4:30 pm the next two Thursdays at St. John's.
Confirmation Class will be held on Tuesdays, starting July 10th, 2:30-3:30 in the Common Room. We will be exploring the book Episcopal Questions, Episcopal Answers, Exploring Christian Faith. All are invited to join in the conversation. See Mother Kathleen for more information.
Meditation on Tuesdays at 4:00 at St. John's.Please join us for 30 minutes of shared silence and "prayer of the heart," an ancient meditative practice of the Christian tradition. All are welcome! We meditate sitting on chairs, though if you prefer to sit on the floor, feel free to bring a mat or cushion. If you are new to meditation, have questions or concerns, or would like more information, please contact Mother Kathleen.
From the Diocese of Maine
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MDI Episcopal Churches:
Confidential Prayer Chain: Unlike our published prayer lists, prayer requests that come into the Prayer Chain remain private to the prayer chain itself, which will pray devotedly for one week unless an updated request is made. If you'd like to know more about this or our Pastoral Care Team, please contact our office administrators or Mother Kathleen.
Church of Our Father:
Our Thrift Shop will be open on Saturdays from 9-12 and Wednesdays from 3:30 to 6 pm.
St. Mary & St. Jude:
Puerto Rico Service Project – The Parish of St. Mary and St. Jude is making plans to lead an island-wide service trip to Puerto Rico to assist with Hurricane Maria recovery. The trip will include people of all ages and skill levels, and summer/shoulder parishioners are welcome to travel from home and join the team in Puerto Rico. The trip will take place next Fall/Winter, 2018/19. If you are interested in helping to plan and organize the project, please call or email Jane Cornman at email@example.com
The Alcyon Center is a place of contemplation and peace, offering a variety of programs including quiet days, a gathering of women to discuss various topics through poetry, personal experiences (Soul Friends), a monthly quiet day and a weekly study of the Gospel for the coming Sunday. The center is located in Seal Cove on MDI. For more information please either email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 207.244.1060.
Westside Food Pantry:
Upcoming summer concerts:
Thursday, July 5 – Arthur Russell Strings, 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, August 18 – Thomas Sheehan Saturday, August 25 – Christine Spurling Friday, September 14 – Gavin Black
Services at the Partnership Parishes:
St. Andrew & St. John
Sundays -- 8:00 a.m. Eucharist at St. Andrew by-the-Lake Sundays -- 10:00 a.m. Eucharist at St. John the Divine
Tuesdays — 4:00 pm–Meditation
Thursdays—12:00 noon—Saint of the day & Healing Prayer Eucharist
Church of Our Father
Sundays—8:00 and 10:00 a.m.—Eucharist
Wednesdays, 8:00 am—Eucharist.
Sundays—7:30 and 10:00 a.m. Eucharist
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 8:30am—Morning Prayer
Wednesdays, 12:00 noon—Saint of the day & Healing Prayer Eucharist
Keep in your prayers this week:
Keith Storm, Chloe Nichols, Anne DeGolyer, Jackie Mayhew, Betty Mitchell, Cody Van Heerden,Jim Risser, Scott Hatcher, Ray McDonald, Janet Meryweather, Bill and Barbara Loveland, Win Short, and Bob Theriault.
The Rev. Kathleen Killian, Priest in Charge (669-2029) Stephen Sampson, Music Director Michele Daley, Parish Administrator (244-3229) Sr. Warden, Gen MacKenzie (244-7313) Jr. Warden, Rita Redfield (244-4025) The Church Office is open Monday through Thursday 8:30 - 2:00