St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

May 20, 2018 Day of Pentecost

THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

Sunday, May 20 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Randi and Jude Hogan

Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg and Dick Hamilton

Greeters: Bill Sproull and Bill Pape

Lectors: Kelly Martino and Bill Nixon

Offering Teller: Anna Hamilton

SUNDAY’S HYMNS

Opening:  #225 – “Hail Thee, Festival Day!”

Gospel:  #516 – “Come Down, O Love Divine”

Closing:  ​#511 – “Holy Spirit, Ever Living”

 

ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC

The prelude for Pentecost is “Alleluia” by American composer Randall Thompson (1899-1989 A.D.).

The offertory is “Dedication” by Czech composer David Popper (1843-1913 A.D.).

The postlude is “A Joyous Fugue” by English/American composer Roland Diggle (1885-1954 A.D.).

The St. Nicholas Chimers will rehearse next Sunday after Coffee Hour.

Please join us!

Terry Foster, Church Musician

 

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!

 

Sunday, May 20 – After/During Coffee Hour – Congregational Meeting

We will meet to have an update on our future plans.

 

Thursday, May 24 – 9am – Holy Eucharist

Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.

 

LOOKING AHEAD

Sunday, May 27 – Ministers

Preacher:  Connie Dube

Coffee Hour Hosts: Erik and Dana Jensen

Eucharistic Ministers: John Sutton (P) and Pam Hillman

Greeters: Volunteers needed, please.

Lectors: Cynthia and John Nye

Offering Teller: Dorothy Sutton

 

LOOKING AHEAD TO JUNE

Saturday, June 2 – 8am to 2pm – Sandpiper Yard Sale

As you do your spring cleaning, please set aside items for the Sandpiper Yard Sale!  Items may be dropped off on Thursday afternoon or later.  Volunteers are needed to help sort and price, and on Saturday to help with sales.  People with trucks or large vehicles could help at the end of the sale by taking a load of any leftover items to Goodwill. Contact Marlene at director@sandpiperchildrenscenter.com or 883-4625 to let her know you can help.

 

Sunday, June 3 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Mike Ott and Bill Sproull

Eucharistic Ministers: Bill Sproull(P) and Dick Hamilton

Greeters: Graham and Judy Pierce

Lectors: Mike Ott and Bill Pape

Offering Teller: John Nye

 

Thursday, June 14 – 6:30pm – Bishop’s Committee

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

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church.

 

SCARBOROUGH COMMUNITY GARDEN NEWS

Check out the garden!  As of Thursday, we have some lettuce planted.

Look for changes each time you come to St. Nick’s!

 

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