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Outreach

Caring for Neighbors Near and Far (Outreach Lent 2019)

  Outreach is sponsoring two opportunities, one that is local and one that is international, for giving during Lent: Donations to local shelter Hope Rising that assists sex trafficing victims. Gift card to Hannaford or a gas card to help the program’s graduates. Second option is to give to Episcopal Relief and Development (ERD). 

Announcements for February 17, 2019

Welcome to tour new worship space!” Please take home the information sheet about our seating experiment. And we want your feedback!  Please stay today, for a modified Coffee Hour in the Common Room. We will then gather in the sanctuary where Jr.  Warden, Della Gleason and Worship Committee and vestry members. Lisa Chambers and Peg Olsen will…

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Announcements – January 6, 2019-Epiphany

The picture on the left is the new Outreach icon. Members of the Outreach committee voted on their top choice of five options. This will be used from this point on for Outreach news and announcements. The Columbia Street Lunch is being served today.  Today, Fr. Rick Cross blessed the Blessing Bags today as part of…

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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 – 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 for 4-1-2018 Easter Sunday

Welcome to St. Patrick’s Easter Service Exciting News:  Bishop Lane will be with us on Sunday, April 8. After the service, Pete Perry is cooking a delicious corn beef luncheon with cabbage, carrots and potatoes.  Since the meal is already planned, there’s no need to add any other entrees. On the table in the Common…

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ANNOUNCEMENTS -MARCH 18, 2018

WELCOME to our celebrant today, the Rev. Lev Sherman and his wife, Ann. EASTER FLOWER DONATION envelopes are available at the back of church. Please have all envelopes back to Cynthia Vaughan by Palm Sunday.  You can place them in the Alms Basin. Music: Please meet today by the organ for a quick review of a couple hymns we…

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Announcements for 3-11-2018

Paula Baines is leading morning prayer and offering reflections. Music: We have a verse to learn for our song “We walk His way” Stay after church today to learn it so we can sing this when the Bishop visits on April 8 (Yes, the Sunday after Easter!) The Ecumenical Lenten Service is Tuesday, March 13 at 6:30 PM at the…

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Announcements for 3-4-2018

Welcome to our guest celebrant The Rev. Ginny Peacock. Today is the Columbia Street Community Lunch. Please come to eat and chat with our neighbors. You can also participate in an art activity and join in conversation. If you want to create art, be there around 11:30 am. Lunch begins at noon. Announcement correction: The Ecumenical…

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Follow His Way…Outreach 2018 Lenten Project

February 18th kicks off the beginning of our Lenten Project.  Please visit the back of the sanctuary for how you can help the Street Pastor’s in their ministry. For each item brought in and donated to help the Bangor Street Pastors program,  please write item on one of the felt footprints. Help us fill our…

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by Paula Baines