FEBRUARY 10, 2009
ST. ANDREW & ST. JOHN EPISCOPAL CHURCH
EVENTS & NEWS
Sunday, February 15th: Eucharist at 8:00 and 10:00 a.m., The Rev. George Swanson, preaching.
Lectionary Readings: Psalm 30; 2 Kings 5:1-14; 1 Corinthians 9:24-27; Mark 1:40-45
Sunday School: Sundays during the 10:00 service on Sunday in the undercroft, with the Godly Play lessons.
Sunday Forums – 9:00 a.m. in the Undercroft.
February 15: George Swanson, As You Did It to the Least of These: Prison Matters
February 22: Linda Robinson, Reflections on Humanitarian Mission to the Congo
March 1: Ken Cochrane, Scoring the Goals: How Episcopal Relief and Development Challenges Millennium Development
Weekly Study of the Gospel of Mark continues on Wednesday evenings at 6:00. Compline to follow.
Meetings this week:
FIC – Tuesday, February 10th, 4:00 p.m.
Worship Committee – Wednesday, February 11, 4:30 p.m.
Design & Construction – Thursday, February 12, 5:00 p.m.
Pamela VanWechel would love to have hats, mittens, children's socks and/or underwear for her "perfect attendance in March" incentive. You may leave them in a box in the back pew and Fr. Richard will mail them on or before Valentine's Day.
The next Three-Day Cursillo Weekend in Maine will be April 16 to 19 at the Sky-Hi Conference Center in Topsham. Cursillo is “a short course in Christian living.” Committed members of the Cursillo Community sponsor others who are seeking a closer relationship with Jesus Christ and have the potential to grow from the weekend experience. To be matched with a sponsor contact your priest. For more information call or email: Jane Johnson 729-7940 firstname.lastname@example.org or the Rev. Chuck Bradshaw 288-4849 email@example.com
Community Meals are open to all: Dinners are sponsored by local churches, are free of charge and open to the public:
Holy Redeemer: Monday, February 23rd from 5-6 p.m. Baked Bean Dinner.
St. Saviour’s: Monday, March 23rd from 5-7 p.m. Soup, salad, bread, dessert and beverages.
YMCA: Tuesdays, January 27, February 24 and March 24 brunches are available to all from 10 am to 1 p.m.
Malvern Belmont Estates in Bar Harbor, Ridge Apartments in Southwest Harbor and Maple Lane in Northeast Harbor: Lunch is available at 11:30 a.m. Monday – Friday. The cost is only $3 and reservations are required. Come enjoy healthy eats and great fellowship. Call Carla Ganiel at 288-4770 ext 25 with any questions.
Home delivered meals are available Monday-Friday to all island towns in partnership with Island Connections. The qualifications are being homebound or unable to prepare a meal due to physical limitations. Call Carla at 288-4770 ext. 25 for more information.
Office hours: Monday, Tuesday and Thursday - 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.