St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

October 14, 2018 – 21st Sunday after Pentecost



Sunday, October 14 – Ministers

Celebrant: The Rev. David S. Heald

Coffee Hour Hosts: Graham and Judy Pierce

Eucharistic Ministers: Dick Hamilton and Bill Nixon(P)

Greeters: Mike Ott and Kelly Martino

Lectors: Mike Ott and Bill Nixon

Offering Teller: Anna Hamilton


Opening: #680 – “O God, Our Help In Ages Past”

Gospel: #615 – “Thy Kingdom Come On Bended Knee”

Closing: #684 – “O For A Closer Walk With God”


The prelude for this Sunday is “Cast Thy Burden Upon the Lord” by German composer Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847 A.D.).

The offertory is “To A Wild Rose” by American composer Edward MacDowell (1860-1908 A.D.).

The postlude is “Antiphon” by American composer Gordon Young (1919-1998 A.D.).

St. Nicholas Chimers’ rehearsals will begin on Sunday, October 21st after Coffee Hour and continue every other Sunday until Advent/Christmas except Sunday, November 11th.  All are welcome and encouraged to play.

Terry Foster, Church Musician


Our next meeting will be on October 14 after coffee hour.  Please plan to attend.  Thank you.

Thursday, October 18 – Holy Eucharist – 9:00am

Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.


Sunday, October 21 – Giving Sunday

Once a month, we encourage members to bring food items for donation to the Scarborough Food Pantry.

Sunday, October 21 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Lorna and John Kerbel

Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg(P) and Mark Bennett

Greeters: Rod Dixon and Carl Bredenberg

Lectors: Cynthia and John Nye

Offering Teller: Sean Walsh


St. Elizabeth’s Jubilee Center

St. Nick’s next turn at the Jubilee Center at St. Luke’s Cathedral is Tuesday, October 23.  FMI see Terry Foster.

Sunday, October 28 – Ministers

Coffee Hour Hosts: Mike Ott and Bill Sproull

Eucharistic Ministers: Mark Bennett(P) and Pam Hillman

Greeters: Kelly Martino and Anna Hamilton

Lectors: Kelly Martino and Bill Pape

Offering Teller: Nancy Agan

Thursday, November 8 – 6:30pm – Bishop’s Committee Meeting

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

St. Nicholas Episcopal Church.

Scarborough Community Garden

We are getting ready to put the garden to bed for the fall/winter.  Please see Jane Ducott or Becky Buyers if you would like to help.  Thanks!

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