St. Nicholas Episcopal Church

The Episcopal Church in Scarborough, Maine

SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER – May 26, 2019

 THIS WEEK AT SAINT NICK’S

May 26 – Ministers – Easter 6

Celebrant:  The Rev. Sara D’Angio White

Coffee Hosts:  Volunteers needed, please

Eucharistic Minister:  Nancy Agan

Greeters:  Erik and Dana Jensen

Lectors:  Rod Dixon and Vicki LaQuerre

Offering Teller:  Nancy Agan

ABOUT THE MUSIC
The prelude for this Sunday is “The Last Spring” by Norwegian composer  Evard Grieg (1843-1907).

The offertory is “Melodie” by German composer Christoph von Gluck (1714-1787).

The postlude is “Largo In G” by German/English composer George Frideric Handel (1685-1759).

Please join us in a drum circle with Eric Reburn after Coffee Hour. 

 Next Sunday, June 2, join the St. Nicholas Chimers in rehearsal.

Terry Foster, Church Musician

LOOKING AHEAD

June 2 – Ministers – Easter 7

Celebrant:  The Rev. Sara D’Angio White

Coffee Hosts:  Lorna and John Kerbel

Eucharistic Minister:  Jane Ducott

Greeters:  Marci Pobgee and Carl Bredenberg

Lectors:  Carl Bredenberg and Jane Ducott

Offering Teller:  Anna Hamilton 

June 9 – Ministers – Pentecost

Celebrant:  The Rev. Roy Partridge

Coffee Hosts:  Pam and Ralph Hillman

Eucharistic Minister:  Marci Pobgee

Greeters:  Rod Dixon and Bill Sproull

Lectors:  Dana and Erik Jensen

Offering Tellers:  Dorothy and John Sutton

A meeting of the congregation is being planned for June 9.  Please plan to attend.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Spurwink Country Kitchen is open!!

Let’s dine there together on Saturday, June 8th to enjoy dinner, Terry’s music, and one another!  RSVP to Nancy Agan 883-1561 or nancyagan@gmail.com.

OUTREACH

Konbit Sante is holding its 10th Annual Maine Walks with Haiti on Saturday, June 8th at Back Cove in Portland.  Starting time 8:30, and registration is free for walkers (pledges are encouraged).  There is a fee to register for the Timed Run.  The proceeds of this event – Konbit’s signature fundraiser of the year – help finance Konbit’s efforts to improve health for those living in the Cap Haitien community of Haiti.  St. Nicholas has supported this organization in many ways in the past including the Maine Walks.  Thank you in advance for your support of this event!  FMI…www.konbitsante.org or speak with Nancy Nickerson

Equal Exchange chocolate bars which were sold during coffee hour on May 5, as well as the Papier Mache Hummingbirds, are back by popular demand today, Sunday, May 26.  The bars sell for $5 each or 3/$12 and the hummingbird ornaments for $12.  FMI—Nancy Nickerson. 

Logan Place

Our next date for serving dinner to Logan Place tenants is Monday, June 10.  If you would like to contribute something to the dinner, or have questions, please speak with Nancy Nickerson.  Thank you!

St. Elizabeth’s Essentials Pantry

St. Nick’s turn on Tuesday, June 11 from 9:00 to 11:00.  Please see Terry Foster if you are interested in participating in this ministry. 

We need some more handmade washcloths for our “welcome bags.”

 Please see Kelly Martino for the pattern if you would like to make a few.  Thanks.

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