St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

June 25, 2017 Third Sunday After Pentecost

THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

Sunday, June 25 – Ministers

Guest Celebrant: Rev. Stephen Smith

Coffee Hosts:  Volunteers needed, please.

Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg(P) and Pam Hillman

Greeters: Rod Dixon and Cheryll Green

Lectors: Bill Sproull and Will Sharp

Offering Teller: Dorothy Sutton

SUNDAY’S MUSIC

HYMNS:

Opening:  #372 – “Praise To the Living God”

Hymn to Welcome the Gospel#524 – “I Love Thy Kingdom Lord”

Sanctus: #S130 – “Holy, Holy, Holy Lord”

Closing#144 – “Where He Leads Me I Will Follow” (LEVAS hymnal)

ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

The prelude for this Sunday is “Prelude in F# Minor” by Russian composer Modeste Moussorgsky (1839-1881 A.D.).

The offertory is “Prayer from “Hansel and Gretel'” by German composer Engelbert Humperdinck (1854-1921 A.D.).

The postlude is “Allegro Maestoso” by German composer “Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847 A.D.).

We will have more folk music accompanied by John Nye, Guitar, and Mark Heels, Bass, after Coffee Hour this Sunday.  Let’s capitalize on our excellent session two weeks ago.  Please join us!

Terry Foster, Church Musician

Thursday, June 29

There will be no weekday Holy Eucharist while David is on vacation.

Service will resume on Thursday, July 20.

LOOKING AHEAD

Sunday, July 2 – Ministers

Guest Celebrant: Rev. Roy Partridge

Coffee Hosts:  The Ducotts and Carl Bredenberg

Eucharistic Ministers:  Bill Nixon(P) and Jane Ducott

Greeters: Schedule coming soon.

Lectors: Schedule coming soon.

Offering Teller: John Nye

Sunday, July 9 – Ministers

Guest Celebrant: Rev. Lin Peyton

Coffee Hosts:  Volunteers needed, please.

Eucharistic Ministers:  Carl Bredenberg(P) and Pam Hillman

Greeters: Schedule coming soon.

Lectors: Schedule coming soon.

Offering Teller: Kelly Martino

Sunday, July 16 – Giving Sunday – On the third Sunday of each month we encourage members to bring a non-perishable food item for donation to the Scarborough Food Pantry.

SCARBOROUGH COMMUNITY GARDEN NEWS

Be sure to check out the garden!  It is looking lush and delicious!

Please contact Chris Taylor at ctaylorlcsw@gmail.com or 883-5128 if you are interested in helping out with the garden.  Many different tasks are available!

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED, PLEASE

Our sanctuary is being used for a wedding rehearsal and wedding on July 21 and 22.  We will need help before church on Sunday, July 23 to put the chairs away/back in order.  Please come to church early (by 8:30am) to help with this.  See Erik Jensen or Kelly Martino to volunteer.  Thank you.

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church - Scarborough, Maine | A member of The Episcopal Diocese of Maine, The Episcopal Church, and the Worldwide Anglican Communion