The Fifth Sunday in Lent
March 18, 2018
Services are at 9am & 10am
HELLO PARISHIONERS! Next week Sunday, March 25th is Palm Sunday. Traditionally on this day we will read the Passion Narrative. We have a few volunteers so far but we need many more. If you can participate in this special service please sign-up HERE. Thank you to all who volunteer!
EASTER FLOWERS Envelopes for Easter flower donations will be available in the pews this Sunday. Write the names of your loved ones on the envelope to be included in the Easter Sunday bulletin.
HOLY WEEK & EASTER SERVICES
Sunday March 25, Palm Sunday
Services at 9 &10 am
Thursday March 29, Maundy Thursday
Service at 7 pm
Friday March 30, Good Friday
Children's Service at 10 am
Stations of the Cross Service at 3 pm
Good Friday Service at 7 pm
Saturday March 31, Easter Vigil
Service at 8 pm
Sunday April 1, Easter Sunday
Easter Services at 9 & 10 am
Children's Easter Egg Hunt in the church yard following services!
LAST SUNDAY TO BRING FILLED EGGS
SUNDAY SCHOOL LENTEN PROJECT
Episcopal Relief and Development
Throughout Lent the Sunday school kids have been raising money to buy as many Gifts For Life they can for families in developing countries. Last week they collected $25.62 and the Outreach Committee has decided to match all they raise up to $500.00. This is the last Sunday to collect so get those eggs filled!
MARCH FOR LIFE BUS TRIP Christ Church, Poughkeepsie has reserved a bus to go to Washington, DC on March 24 for the March for Life. They will be leaving at 5:30 a.m. and returning about 10 p.m. The cost for the round trip ticket is $60 but we have some scholarships (or bus-ships) available with a preference for young people.
There are about 20 seats available so please let your folks know. To make a reservation, call Greg at 452-8220 from 8:30-2:30 p.m.
CHOIR REHEARSALS are on Sundays following services.
ADULT ED SERIES: BOOK STUDY ON "HALF TRUTHS"
Will meet this Sunday 3/18 and on 3/25 at 11:15 in the undercroft.
SAVE THE DATE: SPRING CLEAN-UP
We are planning for a church yard clean-up
day on April 21st.
We can use all the help we can get so please plan to come and get your gloves dirty :)
A NEW HOME FOR THE UNDERCROFT PIANO The piano in the undercroft needs a new home, and we would love for it to be yours! The first person to claim it get it for whatever donation they feel is appropriate. They must also take responsibility for the move. Takers can see Mother Leigh or contact Dana in the office.
!!ATTENTION ALL VESTRY MEMBERS!! Mark your calendars for the Vestry retreat on Saturday, April 14th.
PARENTS, MARK YOUR CALENDARS: VBS 2018 This Summer we will be joining VBS at Zion Church, June 25th - June 29th.
PASTORAL MINISTRY If you have a concern for yourself, a family member or friend, please contact Mother Leigh Hall at 845-432-4659 or email email@example.com.
AA GROUP MEETINGS Are held in St. Nick's undercroft every Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday at 7:30pm.
COFFEE HOUR Volunteers needed!! We always have slots open for those who would like to host. It can be simple: donuts, carrot sticks, crackers and cheese - whatever you can pick up at the store. The coffee is already made for you by the altar guild. Click HERE for instructions and ideas, and to sign up. Thank you!
2016-17 ONLINE STEWARDSHIP DIRECTORY Click here for the online version of the directory.
THE "ROTA" THROUGH APRIL IS HERE.
WHO'S ON THIS SUNDAY MARCH 18th
Reader - Cheryl Lange
Server - Melanie Hexel
First Reader - Sue Blodgett
Second Reader - Alex Reese
Eucharistic Minister/Server - Maria Wainwright
Acolyte - Amelia Batta
Altar Guild - Polly M.
Alms Counters - Sue B. & Janine G.
Sunday School - Jennifer K. & Leslie B.
Coffee Hour - Stacey & Colin