THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S
Sunday, January 28 – Ministers
Coffee Hour Hosts: Pot luck!
Please bring something to share before our Annual Meeting.
Eucharistic Ministers: Bill Nixon(P) and Dick Hamilton
Greeters: Rod Dixon and Bill Pape
Lectors: Cathy and Mark Bennett
Offering Teller: John Nye
Opening: #339 – “Deck Thyself, My Soul, With Gladness”
Gospel: #371 – “Thou, Whose Almighty Word”
Closing: #493 – O For A Thousand Tongues To Sing”
ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC
On this Sunday for prelude the St. Nicholas Chimers will play “Harmonious Choirchimes” by living composer Paul Rosens.
For offertory they will play “This Is My Father’s World” by noted American clergyman and composer Maltie Babcock (1858-1901 A.D.) as arranged by living composer Greg Howlett.
The organ postlude will be “Toccata in D Minor” by Belgian composer Alphonse Mailly (1833-1918 A.D.).
Terry Foster, Church Musician
ANNUAL MEETING JANUARY 28 FOLLOWING THE SERVICE
At the Annual Meeting, the major activities of the parish are summarized, the budget is reviewed and elections are held for open positions on the Bishop’s Committee, officers of the parish and delegates to the Diocesan Convention.
Thursday, February 1 – Holy Eucharist – 9:00am
Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.
Sunday, February 4 – Ministers
Coffee Hour Hosts: Lorna and John Kerbel
Eucharistic Ministers: Bill Sproull(P)
Greeters: Anna Hamilton
Lectors: Becky Buyers and Rod Dixon
Offering Teller: Kelly Martino
On February 4, Super Bowl Sunday, we will have our annual
“SOUPER BOWL OF CARING”. Please donate cash or checks made out to St. Nicholas Episcopal Church, and we will contribute to a local organization helping with issues of hunger and poverty. Thank you for your generosity!
Also, Nancy Nickerson will be selling Fair Trade chocolate bars during coffee hour to benefit Konbit Sante, just in time for Valentine’s Day!
Thursday, February 8 – 6:30pm – Bishop’s Committee
All are welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the governing body of
St. Nicholas Episcopal Church.
Sunday, February 11 – Ministers
Coffee Hour Hosts: Randi and Jude Hogan
Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg(P) and Jane Ducott
Greeters: Carl Bredenberg and Kelly Martino
Lectors: Jane Ducott
Offering Teller: Nancy Agan
ST. NICHOLAS CHURCH – OUR FUTURE
To benefit ongoing conversations, and to prepare for the next St. Nicholas Congregational Meeting on February 11thto discuss our financial status and future in this building, we encourage you to send along emails (or phone calls) to Kelly or Erik. We want your thoughts and ideas along the way!
In addition, anyone who would like to serve on a task force for these discussions please contact Kelly.
St. Nick’s next day at the St. Elizabeth’s Jubilee Center is Tuesday, February 13th, at the cathedral (9-11am). Please speak with Terry Foster for more details.
Sunday, February 18 – 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. Thanks for your generosity!