Good Morning,

 

Here are your announcements and calendar for Sunday, October 6.

 

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Homework for Disciples—The next week’s readings for your perusal:

2 Kings 5:1-3, 7-15c; Psalm 111; 2 Timothy 2:8-15; Luke 17:11-19.

Welcome, Visitors! We welcome all who are visiting St. James' today and hope you will stay after the service for fellowship and something to eat in the Parish Hall across the driveway. We want to get to know you!

Birthdays this week—October 7, Marianna Fountain; October 8, Margaret Ritter; October 9, Mary Ganier; October 10, Harry Wiley; October 11, Godfrey Crane.

Wednesday Evening Service—-This week’s Wednesday evening service at 6:00 p.m. will be a Contemplative Service. All are welcome to attend.

Father John’s Installation—On Tuesday, October 15, at 6:00 p.m. Bishop Michael Hunn will be  presiding at the Installation of Reverend John Tober as Rector of St. James’. All are invited to attend this special service.

Soup Kitchen dates—29 October and 31 December: Mark these dates on your calendar! We need helpers for food preparation and/or serving meals. Please join us in this ministry to God's people. Ready to sign up? Questions? Call Phala White, 575-639-3553 or Mary Ancker, 575-640-7877

Something New at St. James! Please join in the "Faith Works" Book Club, starting up Tuesday, October 15, 10:00 am, in Chickie Lerdal's home. It is open to all women of St. James and their friends. A new concept: you do not have to purchase the book! There is no homework! We read a chapter together around Chickie's table, and discuss what we find there. We will meet every 3rd Tuesday of the month. An evening Book Club can be arranged for those who can't attend during the day. Our first book is Beholding and Becoming by Ruth Chou Simons.

LifeQuest Ministry at J. Paul Taylor Center—Our group visits with adjudicated young men take place Saturday mornings and Thursday evenings for one hour. Please contact Carol Baker at 575-405-8535 or   if you’d like more information, or to schedule a visit.

Healing Prayer - is offered after each service by the Daughters of the King. Meet in the Chapel of the Abiding Presence.

Stewardship Reflection—How can we at St. James grow together in Christ through our giving and mission?

 

This Week at St. James’

Sunday, October 6 8:00 a.m.       Holy Eucharist, Rite I

                             9:15 a.m.       Choir Rehearsal

                             9:30 a.m.       Adult Sunday School

                            10:15 a.m.      Children’s Sunday School & Nursery

                            10:30 a.m.      Holy Eucharist Rite II

 

Tuesday, October 8 6:00 p.m.      Vestry Meeting

 

Wednesday, October 9                10:00 a.m.      Holy Eucharist Rite I

                            12:00 p.m.      Bible Study

                            12:00 p.m.     Overeaters Anonymous

                             6:00 p.m.      Contemplative Service

 

Thursday, October 10                 8:30 a.m.        Clergy/Staff Breakfast

                            10:00 a.m.      Sewing Circle

                             7:00 p.m.      Bible Study

                             7:00 p.m.      Choir Rehearsal

 

Sunday, October 13                    8:00 a.m.        Holy Eucharist, Rite I

                             9:15 a.m.       Choir Rehearsal

                             9:30 a.m.       Adult Sunday School

                            10:15 a.m.      Children’s Sunday School & Nursery

                            10:30 a.m.      Holy Eucharist Rite II

 

Have a wonderful weekend!

eric

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