Monthly Archives: December 2012

Coming Events (12/30)

Men’s BBQ, January 6, 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
St. John’s Ringers, January 6,  7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Bible Study, January 7, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Yoga for Christians, January 8, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.
Vestry Meeting, January 8, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Choristers, January 9, 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Choir Practice, January 9, 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Soul Kitchen, January 25, 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Soul Kitchen Dinner

Thank you to everyone who help at our Soul Kitchen on the 28th!  Our next Soul Kitchen dinner will be January 25, 2013.  We can use help every month with advertising, set-up and clean-up, food preparation, and serving.  Sign up at the back.  Questions? See Beth Elwood or Paula Saubolle.

Readings for January 6

For those who would like to preview the lectionary for Sunday, January 6, the scriptures are: Isaiah 60:1-6; Ephesians 3:1-12; Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14; and Matthew 2:1-12.

Upcoming Church Office Hours

The church office will be closed on January 1.  Office Angels will be covering the phones on December 31 so Penny Wilson can visit her family in Oregon.

Annual Meeting and Pot-luck, Sunday, January 27, 2013

Join us at 9:00 a.m. for our combined worship service.  The annual meeting starts at 10:30 a.m.  We will be electing new vestry members, presenting the budget for 2013, and give an overview of our parish life.  We plan to conclude by noon for a pot-luck lunch.

All Children Welcome! A Simple Christmas Pageant

Join us Monday, December 24 at 5:30 p.m. Christmas Eve.  Bring your children, grand-children, Nieces and Nephews to participate in our “Simple Christmas Pageant.”  Just show up at 4:45 p.m. Christmas Eve, and we put the kids in costumes.  It is easy and fun!

Christmas Eve Dinner for Emergency Services Personnel

On Christmas Eve, we be serving a meal for the emergency services personnel.  The meal will be served from 9:00 p.m. to 4:00 a.m.  If anyone would like to participate in this outreach, please contact Paula Saubolle or sign up on the ministry table.

Readings for Dec. 30

For those who would like to preview the lectionary for Sunday, December 30, the scriptures are: Isaiah 61:10-62:3; Galatians 3:23-25, 4:4-7; Psalm 147; and John 1:1-18.

Soul Kitchen Dinner Friday, December 28

Our next Soul Kitchen dinner will be December 28.  We can use help every month with advertising, set-up and clean-up, food preparation, and serving.  Sign up at the back.  Questions? See Beth Elwood or Paula Saubolle.

Upcoming Church Office Hours

The church office will be closed on December 24, 25, 26 and January 1.  Office Angels will be covering the phones on December 27, 28 and 31 so Penny Wilson can visit her family in Oregon.