THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S
Sunday, December 30 – Ministers
Coffee Hour Hosts: Erik and Dana Jensen
Eucharistic Ministers: Bill Nixon(P) and John Sutton
Greeters: Erik and Dana Jensen
Lectors: Jane Erik and Dana Jensen
Offering Teller: Kelly Martino
Opening: #82 – “Of the Father’s Love Begotten”
Gospel: #27 – “Away In A Manger” (LEVAS Hymnal)
Closing: #100 – “Joy To the World”
ABOUT THE INSTRUMENTAL MUSIC
The prelude for this Sunday is “Gesu Bambino” by Italian-American organist and composer Pietro A. Yon (1886-1943 A.D.).
The offertory is the Catalonian folk carol “Carol of the Birds”, composer unknown.
The postlude is “Noel Toccata” by American composer Gordon Young (1919-1998 A.D.). The piece is based on the old French carol “Noel Nouvelet”, (“Sing We Now of Christmas”), composer unknown.
Terry Foster, Church Musician
Thursday, January 3 – 9:00am – Holy Eucharist
Join us for a quiet start to your busy day.
Sunday, January 6 – Ministers
Coffee Hour Hosts: Becky Buyers and Nils Johnson
Eucharistic Ministers: Carl Bredenberg(P) and Jane Ducott
Greeters: Nancy Agan and Kelly Martino
Lectors: Bill Nixon and Mike Ott
Offering Teller: Nancy Agan
Thursday, January 10 – 6:30pm – Bishop’s Committee Meeting
All are welcome to attend the monthly meeting of the
governing body of St. Nicholas Episcopal Church.
Sunday, January 13 – Ministers
Coffee Hour Hosts: Schedule coming soon.
Eucharistic Ministers: Dick Hamilton and Mark Bennett(P)
Greeters: Anna Hamilton and Rod Dixon
Lectors: Cynthia and John Nye
Offering Teller: Anna Hamilton
Sunday, January 20 – Bishop Candidate Visiting!
On Sunday, January 20 we will host candidate Rev. Kenneth Brannon and his wife as part of the selection process.
Sunday, January 27 – David’s last service with us before his retirement
Candidates for the Next Bishop of Maine
Candidates for Bishop have been presented. Please thoughtfully review the information on the bulletin board and online at www.episcopalmaine.org
and present your choices to Kelly & Jane. We will be representing St Nick’s at the election in February. On Sunday, January 20 we will host candidate Rev. Kenneth Brannon and his wife as part of the selection process.
Volunteer Opportunity – Church Office
Cathy Bennett is retiring from her office duties as of the end of January. We are looking for someone who would like to make up the church bulletin each week, as well as keep up the church website and social media sites. Please see Cathy, Kelly or Cynthia if you are interested.
Thank you to all who took part in our lovely and festive Christmas Eve service, and thank you to those who donated the flowers!