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Announcements -December 30, 2018, First Sunday after Christmas

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags The Outreach Committee will hold a brief meeting today after church then will assemble the Blessing Bags. The bags will then be delivered to area police stations during Epiphany. Local police have indicated that people are in greater need of socks, winter gear, and personal care items….

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Announcements for Sunday, December 16, 2018

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags   Jesus said that what we do for others, we do for him. This year, Outreach will be collecting materials to make Blessing Bags for homeless people in the greater Bangor/ Brewer area, as well as collecting $5 gift cards to local hot beverage establishments. Please help…

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Announcements – December 9, 2018

The Gifts of the Magi and Blessing Bags Jesus said that what we do for others, we do for him. This year, Outreach will be collecting materials to make Blessing Bags for homeless people in the greater Bangor/ Brewer area, as well as collecting $5 gift cards to local hot beverage establishments. Please help fill…

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Announcements – December 2, 2018

The Living Local team: We are in a transition period with our Living Local: Joining God. The Guiding Team is encouraging you to remember our Advent practices and stay alert, notice your neighbors and those you meet during your busy days. How can you continue to engage?  “The Way of Love: Practices for Jesus Centered Life”…

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Announcements – November 25, 2018

The Living Local team: Pat Blethen, Jane Harburger, Peg Olson, and Mary Ann Perry with our clergy: Rick Cross and Peggy Day and our Coach: Tom White-Hassler attended our “Graduation Ceremony” meeting in Waterville last week. 5 of the 7 participating congregations shared their experiences with this process and we thought about the future. The…

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Announcements – October 14, 2018

HOLIDAY FAIR NOTES from October 7, 2018 meeting……. The following TABLES and TABLEHEADS were decided at the meeting………………………… Co-Chairs: Cynthia Vaughan and David Blethen Bursar: David Blethen Baked Goods:  Della Gleason Pickles, jams, Needhams, Fudge, Holly Bouquets: Jane Harburger Cookies: Chris Gwinn Holy Grill: Mark Spahr………..workers: Christine Talbott, Peg Olson, Vicky Montgomery New to You:…

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Announcements – October 7, 2018

HOLIDAY FAIR MEETING TODAY during COFFEE HOUR……. David Blethen has offered to work with Cynthia Vaughan on the Holiday Fair as  Co-chairs.  Everyone who plans on working on the fair is invited to today’s meeting where we will decide what tables we will have at the fair.  Table Heads will be appointed.  We will “brain storm”…

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Announcements – September 23, 2018

Living Local: Joining God.   The Guiding Team is sponsoring a Harvest Gathering Lunch on Sunday, Sept. 30. Mark your calendars to stay after church to enjoy lunch, fellowship, and sharing with others here at St. Patrick’s. You may be surprised what you learn from those you see every week. Take this opportunity to get to…

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Announcements – September 16, 2018

A FALL RETREAT IS BEING PLANNED OCTOBER 13-14  from Saturday noon until Sunday afternoon at Father Rick’s cottage in Bar Harbor.  There are plenty of beds for those staying over night. A church retreat is a lot of fun!  We will have a guest leader, William Blaine-Wallace.  The vestry needs to know how many people…

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Announcements – September 9, 2018

Calendar Scheduling Meeting is today following Coffee Hour. Everyone is invited to attend with proposals for dates, times and events for this year’s parish calendar.  (Sept, 2018 – Sept, 2019)We will pencil in your activity, coordinating efforts and avoiding as many conflicts as possible. What might the year ahead look like on one master calendar?…

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