Announcements for the week of February 19th
Wednesdays in Lent, beginning March 8, the class will study Life of the Beloved by Henri Nouwen. The class meets at 6:00 p.m. in the yellow room.
On the Sundays in Lent, beginning March 5, 9:10 a.m., Adult Formation will look at the Sermons of Martin Luther King Jr. We will read a sermon from Strength to Love aloud each week and have a conversation.
Fr. Brent will be gone this next week at a radical discipleship conference in Ventura City, CA. The conference is on the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s sermon “Beyond Vietnam: A Time to Break the Silence.”
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper: Everyone is invited to our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday evening, February 28th. Pancakes will be served continuously from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. so come anytime. The cost will be by donation, with a suggested minimum of $5 per person or $15 per family. The menu will include pancakes, blueberry and strawberry toppings, maple syrup and turkey and veggie sausages. Gluten-free pancakes will be available. We will serve decaf coffee or tea, orange juice and milk. Please sign up to help, only a one hour commitment. Volunteer sign-up sheets will be in the hallway. We will be resplendent in masks and beads, of course. You may make or bring your own masks. There will be art supplies and patterns at the supper for you to use to create your own most marvelous masks.
A Children’s Library is coming! We are adding a children and family section to our library in the yellow room. If you have any children’s books or Bibles you would like to donate you can give them to Tina or leave them in front of the nursery with a note.
Join the Lunch Bunch, an “equal opportunity unisex group,” on Tuesdays at 11:30 a.m. at the following locations: Feb. 21, Pump Café, 710 Main St., Springfield Feb. 28, Ciao Pizza, 3342 Gateway St., Springfield March 7, The Kozy, 1600 Coburg Rd.
Sunday Coffee Time: We would appreciate your help on Sundays in making sure your coffee cups get washed. Any used coffee cups that are neatly stacked in the upstairs office sink will not automatically be washed. If you miss the last flight to the dishwasher after Sunday hospitality hour, then please wash and dry your cup and place it with the other clean ones on the coffee cart. That is what Jesus would do. Thank you. Debbie Cullen
Forward Day by Day: The February-March-April edition of this devotional booklet is now available in the back of the nave. A $1.00 donation is requested.
Mark Hubbell is available to work, inside as well as outside jobs. Please call the church office or contact him in person if you have a job for him.
Lunch Match Eugene, Wednesday, February 22, Original House of Pancakes, 782 E. Broadway, Eugene, is a time for individuals who are housed, un-housed, and those in-between to engage in conversation. Meet someone different. Share your wisdom. Embrace our community. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to attend.
Nuclear Policy Presentation: Joe Cirincione, president of the global security foundation Ploughshares Fund, will be speaking about Nuclear Policy in the Trump Administration: Real Dangers, Real Possibilities, via Skype at Rm. 145 Straub Hall, 15th & Onyx, on the UO campus, Sunday, February 26, at 4 pm. For more information contact CALC at 541.485.1755 or www.calclane.org.
Upcoming this Week
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Holy Eucharist - 10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Home Starter Kit Filling, PH - 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM
Adult Education, YR - 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Adult Education is a series on The Revelation of Saint John the Divine for the Wednesdays in Epiphany, 6:00 p.m. Bring your Bible!
Dinner for Choristers - 6:00 PM to 6:45 PM
Choristers - 6:45 PM to 7:30 PM
Resurrection Choir - 7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Men's AA, PH - 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM
Thursday, February 23, 2017
Piecemakers (Quilting), PH - 9:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Friday, February 24, 2017
Contemplative Prayer - 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM
Morning Prayer - 9:00 AM to 9:30 AM
Treasurer's Work Session, YR - 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM
Saturday, February 25, 2017
Contemplative Mass - 5:30 PM to 6:30 PM
Sunday, February 26, 2017
Holy Eucharist Rite I - 8:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Nursery Open - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Godly Play - 10:30 AM to 11:15 AM
Holy Eucharist Rite II - 10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
AA (Co-ed), PH - 7:00 PM to 10:00 PM
Tuesday, February 28, 2017
Treasurer's Work Session, YR - 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM
Lunch Bunch - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper, PH - 2/28/2017 - 5:30 PM to 7:00 PM
Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper: Everyone is invited to our annual Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper on Tuesday evening, February 28th. Pancakes will be served continuously from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m. so come anytime. The cost will be by donation, with a suggested minimum of $5 per person or $15 per family. The menu will include pancakes, blueberry and strawberry toppings, maple syrup and turkey and veggie sausages. Gluten-up sheets will be in the hallway. We will be resplendent in masks and beads, of course. You may make or bring your own masks. There will be art supplies and patterns at the supper for you to use to create your own most marvelous masks.
Contemplative Prayer, nave - 2/28/2017 -hour on Tuesdays for contemplative prayer. All are invited.
Breast Cancer Support Group, YR - 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM
God’s blessings on our Property Committee.
God’s blessings on The Center for Community Counseling.
God’s blessings on the Diocesan Staff: Michael Hanley, Bishop; Roberto Arciniega+, Marie Bagwell, Neysa Ellgren Shepley+, Tracy Esguerra, Wilson Ferreira Sandoval+, Carter Hawley, Rachel Holbrook, Nadine Johnson, Tong Lee, Beth Mallon, Sally Paton, Heidi Pitts, Carol Sedlacek+, and Richard Van Orman.
God’s blessings on the Diocese of Ma’di & West Nile (Uganda), the Rt. Rev. Joel Obetia, Bishop.