Growing in God's Love as an Open, Caring Community

June 2018

Announcements July 1, 2018

Please welcome our celebrant, The Rev. Jane White-Hassler and her husband, Tom for Sunday, July 1, 2018 worship service. Today is the first Sunday of our new Prayer List. You can make changes or add names to this list at any time. Please send requests to maryann_perry@hotmail.com. Thank you. We will host The Columbia Street Luncheon…

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Donate your Unwanted Crayons now through August 4th at your local A.C. Moore

A.C. Moore Foundation has partnered with The Crayon Initiative. It will donate a $1 per pound of donated crayons. A.C. Moore craft stores are holding an in store collection from Sunday, June 24 through August 4. The Crayon Initiative (TCI) collects unwanted crayons, melts them down, and turns them into new crayons. The new crayons…

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Meditation Service with Music will be Wednesday, July 18 at 6:30 pm

Our next Meditation Service with music from Taizé, France  and the Iona Community, Scotland will be Wednesday, July 18 at 6:30 pm. Deacon Peggy Day will be our worship leader for this service. Taizé and Iona Worship is an Ecumenical Service in which meditative prayer, scripture, and Songs of Taizé and Songs from Iona written…

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Soul Collage®introductory course Held At St. Patrick’s on June 16th A Success by Lee White

A group of eight gathered on Saturday, June 16 to learn about a wonderful fun new collage process that invites us to learn a little more about ourselves.  Christine Talbott and Lisa Cohn – both Soul Collage trained facilitators and gentle guides – introduced us to a delightful way to gather images from all those spare…

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Announcements for June 24, 2018

Thanks to all who helped throw together our all day Longest Day Vigil on Thursday and our meeting with Carol Woodcock at Senator Collins’ office.  We even made the news!  Check out the WABI coverage on our website or the diocesan website. Today we will continue to light candles for those families who are separated. …

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Longest Day Vigil at St. Patrick’s Draws Attention the Needs of Immigrant Detainee Families

There was lots of activity at St. Patrick’s this past week.  St. Patrick’s member Christine Talbott asked if anyone would go with her to see Senator Collins. Upon that invitation, several people decided to “do something” as many from St. Patrick’s had seen heart wrenching images and had heard stories of children being separated from…

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St. Patrick’s Members Meet To Express Concern about Immigrant Families as part of their Longest Day Vigil

Images of children separated from their families after they emigrate across the U.S. border have been shown on many news networks. The anguish smf crying has impacted many, including several members of St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church in Brewer, who were moved to take action. Members led by Christine Talbott sought out Senator Susan Collins. Although…

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DO YOU WANT TO DO SOMETHING ABOUT IMMIGRANT FAMILIES SEPARATED?

COME AND JOIN THE LONGEST DAY VIGIL THURSDAY, JUNE 21 12:00 NOON TO 8:30 PM at  St. Patrick’s Episcopal Church, 21 Holyoke in Brewer Maine will be open from 12 N to 8:30 PM for your thoughts, prayers, and reflection. Stay 5 minutes or as long as you wish.   Join us and make a difference. …

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Church Members invited to Participate in Gay Pride Parade on Saturday, June 23rd

St James will be marching in Gay Pride Parade on Saturday June 23rd.   “We are meeting at the Sea Dog Restaurant at 9AM. We would welcome anyone from St Patricks who would like to march with us,” wrote Debbie Dunkle – Jr Warden St James.   For more information, check out Z107.3 for a schedule of events.

Announcements For June 17, 2018

Please welcome our guest musician, Tom White-Hassler. Mary Ann Perry is away serving as the Music Director at the Diocesan Adult Retreat this weekend and our other musicians happened tot have other obligations this weekend. Thank you, Tom, for helping us make a joyful noise this morning! Holiday Fair Holiday Fair-Holiday Fair Like this multiple…

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