St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

April 29, 2018 Fifth Sunday of Easter

THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

Sunday, April 29 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Host: Kelly Martino

Eucharistic Ministers: Bill Nixon(P) and Pam Hillman

Greeters: Kelly Martino and Carl Bredenberg

Lectors: Becky Buyers and Rod Dixon

Offering Teller: Kelly Martino

SUNDAY’S HYMNS

Opening:  #238 – “Blessed Feast Of Blessed Martyrs”

Gospel:  #341 – “For the Bread Which You Have Broken”

Closing:  #632 = “O Christ, the Word Incarnate”

ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

The prelude for this Sunday is “Meditation on Bread Of the World In Mercy Broken” from the cantata “On the Passion of Christ” by American composer David H. Williams (1919-2002 A.D.)

The offertory is “Melody in G Minor” by living American pianist and composer John Williams (b. 1932 A.D.).  This piece was used as the theme song for the Holocaust movie “Schindler’s List”.

The postlude is “Glory To God” by living American composer David Paxton.

Next week, May 6, we will hear Gary Richardson, sacred guitarist, playing throughout the service.  Don’t miss this special music made possible by the Barbara MacDougall Fund.

Terry Foster, Church Musician

Thursday, May 3 – 9am – Holy Eucharist

Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.

LOOKING AHEAD

Sunday, May 6 – Ministers

Celebrant: Rev. Roy Partridge

Coffee Hour Hosts: Carol Brown and Nancy Agan

Eucharistic Ministers: Bill Sproull(P) and Jane Ducott

Greeters: Nancy Agan and Rod Dixon

Lectors: Nancy Agan and Vicki LaQuerre

Offering Teller: Nancy Agan

Tuesday, May 8 – St. Elizabeth’s Essentials Pantry – 9 to 11am

It is St. Nick’s turn to help with distributing clothing and other essentials at St. Luke’s. See Terry Foster for more info.

Thursday, May 10 – 6:30pm – Bishop’s Committee

All are welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the governing body of

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church.

Sunday, May 13 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Jane Ducott and Carl Bredenberg

Eucharistic Ministers: Nancy Agan and Bill Nixon(P)

Greeters: Erik and Dana Jensen

Lectors: Erik and Dana Jensen

Offering Teller: Sean Walsh

Sunday, May 20 – 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!

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