St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

April 8, 2018 – Second Sunday of Easter

THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

Sunday, April 8 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Graham and Judy Pierce

Eucharistic Ministers: Jane Ducott(P) and John Sutton

Greeters: Anna Hamilton and Rod Dixon

Lectors: Chris and Sarah Taylor

Offering Teller: Anna Hamilton

SUNDAY’S HYMNS

Opening:  #193 – “That Easter Day With Joy Was Bright”

Gospel:  #137 – “Just As I Am” (LEVAS hymnal)

Closing:  #490 – “I Want To Walk As A Child Of the Light”

ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

The prelude for this Sunday is “Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring” by German composer Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750 A.D.).

The offertory is “How Great the Wisdom and the Love” by American composer Thomas McIntyre (1833-1914 A.D.).

The postlude is “Laudate Dominum”  (composer unknown).

The St. Nicholas Chimers will have a rehearsal next Sunday, April 15 immediately after coffee hour.  Please plan to join us.  It’s fun!

Terry Foster, Church Musician

Thursday, April 12 – 9am – Holy Eucharist

Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.

Thursday, April 12 – 6:30pm – Bishop’s Committee

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

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church.

LOOKING AHEAD

Sunday, April 15 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Volunteers requested, please.

Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg(P) and Bill Sproull

Greeters: Volunteers requested, please.

Lectors: Jane Ducott and Carl Bredenberg

Offering Teller: Dorothy Sutton

Sunday, April 15 – 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!

Sunday, April 22 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Lorna and John Kerbel

Eucharistic Ministers: Dick Hamilton and Nancy Agan(P)

Greeters: Judy and Graham Pierce

Lectors: Brad and Alice Wellman

Offering Teller: John Nye

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.

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