Sunday, January 10th, the Epiphany:  A very special All Saints’ welcome to the Rev. Amber Sturgess, our newly arrived Priest-in Charge.  There will be a special coffee hour, following the 10:30 a.m. service, to welcome Amber to the parish, and to celebrate Gwyn Romano’s granddaughter’s Christening.  It will be a joint coffee hour in Seccombe Hall with the St. John’s Greek Orthodox Congregation.

Monday, January 11th:  Prayerful yoga –Creating space in the body through breath, movement, and stillness creates space in your heart and life.  Join instructor Beth Lefevre in Seccombe Hall from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.  No previous yoga experience is required.  Donations go to the Rector’s Discretionary Fund.

Wednesday, January 13thBible study led by Bill Reed – Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. in Grant Hall

A memorial service for long time member, Paul Eastman, will be held at All Saints’ on January 23rd at 1 p.m.

January 24th at 4:00 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Monterey.  We are invited to join with our fellow Christians from all denominations in an ecumenical service of prayer and worship.  This year’s theme:  Called to Proclaim the Mighty Acts of the Lord (1Peter 2:9)

Vestry Retreat – members of the vestry will attend a retreat at San Antonio Mission, Jolon, California on February 12th through the 14th.

Donations for the Food Pantry – The food pantry can use canned meats, tuna, peanut butter, canned fruit or vegetables.  Please place donated items in the basket at the entrance to the church to be brought forward at the offertory.  Thank you for your generosity towards those in need.

Ushers needed for the 10:30 service – There is still a need for more ushers.   All are welcome.  Contact Don Britton at 831-455-5411 or bestpropcv@aol.com .

Announcement deadline – To be included in next Sunday’s bulletin, your announcement must be submitted by 11 a.m. on the preceding Wednesday.  Most special parish events are included in the announcements for three weeks before they occur.  Contact Ray Krise in the office at 624-3883, ext. 14 or ray.krise@allsaintscarmel.org.