St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

Sunday, March 17, 2019 – Second Sunday of Lent

 THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

 

March 17 – Ministers

Celebrant:  Rev. Sara D’Angio White

Coffee Hosts:  Pot Luck

Eucharistic Minister:  Bill Nixon (P)

Greeters:  Nancy Agan and Mike Ott

Lectors:  Dana Jensen and Erik Jensen

Offering Teller:  Nancy Agan

 

ABOUT THE MUSIC

 

The prelude is “Thy Will Be Done” by American composer Robert P. Manookin (1918-1997).

The offertory is “Song For Lent” by French composer Alphonse Schmitt (1875-1912).  The arrangement is by Laurel Hunt Pedersen.

The postlude is “Blessed Be The Lord” by living American composer David Paxton.

After Coffee Hour all are invited to play in a drum circle with master drummer Eric Reburn.  Come join the fun!

Next Sunday the St. Nicholas Chimers will rehearse.

Terry Foster, Church Musician

 

LOOKING AHEAD

 

March 24 – Ministers

Celebrant:  Rev. Graham Pierce

Coffee Hosts:  Marci Pobgee and Kelly Martino

Eucharistic Minister:  John Sutton (P)

Greeters:  Anna Hamilton and Bill Sproull

Lectors:  Kelly Martino and Bill Nixon

Offering Teller:  Anna Hamilton

 

March 31 – Ministers

Celebrant:  Rev. Sara D’Angio White

Sermon:  Suzan Nixon

Coffee Hosts:  Becky Buyers and Nils Johnson

Eucharistic Minister:  Bill Nixon (P)

Greeters:  Judy and Graham Pierce

Lectors:  Cynthia and John Nye

Offering Teller:  Dorothy and John Sutton

 

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

 

We will have our first Worship Committee meeting after church today.  We will talk about our roles, share ideas and look ahead to April. 

 

 

Musical “Chicago”

 

Terry Foster is the musical director of “Chicago” for UNE.  It will be playing in mid-April at the Kennebunk Middle School.  Let’s get a group from St. Nick’s to carpool to see it on Saturday, April 13th for the 2:00pm show.  RSVP to Nancy Agan at 883-1561 or nancyagan@gmail.com.

 

SPRUCING UP ST. NICK’S

 

The classrooms all have fresh paint but we still need help sanding/painting all the trim.  We have started on the hallway and bathrooms.  Please see Erik or Kelly if you have time to help.  Thanks.

 

 

The Green Power monthly sign-up sheet for 2019 is posted on the Bolger Board with just December needing to be filled.  Thank you to all who have already signed up and even paid!  As a reminder, this is an invitation to folks who want to volunteer to provide the monthly fee ($36 additional per month) on our CMP electric bill that supports generation of electricity from Maine-based renewable resources.  This helps reduce our portion of fossil fuel use.  Thank you for your generosity.

 

 

Memorial Service for Harold (Hoppy) Hopkins will be held on Saturday, April 6 at

St. Bartholomew’s Episcopal Church in Yarmouth.

 

 

OUTREACH

 

St. Nick’s will be preparing dinner for the residents of Logan Place on Monday, March 25.  If you are interested in helping to prepare the meal or providing ingredients for the meal, please see Nancy Nickerson for more information.

 

 

Our next time to volunteer at St. Elizabeth’s Pantry is Tuesday, April 2nd.  Please see Terry Foster FMI.

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