Monday, March 21st: 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.
Tuesday, March 22nd: Come Knit (Crochet, Quilt) with Us! Prayer Shawl Ministry will be held in Classroom A from noon until 1:00 p.m. Bring a sack lunch.
Wednesday, March 23rd – Bible study will not be held. Bible study will resume on Wednesday, March 30th at 10:30 a.m. in Grant Hall. We are studying the Epistle to the Ephesians, led by Bill Reed and Pastor Amber.
Lenten Giving Boxes, represent our Annual “Give thanks for our blessings” offering which goes to St. Patrick’s School in Haiti. The boxes are gratefully accepted Palm Sunday, on Easter Sunday and even after. There will be a basket on the table by the front doors in which to place your box or bring it to the office which is open 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 9 a.m. to noon on Friday. E-leg Mesi (Thank you!)
Holy Week Morning Prayer – You are invited to attend Morning Prayer during Holy Week on Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday (March 21, 22, 23) at 9 a.m. in the Saints Benedict and Scholastica Chapel (door opens onto 9th Street). If you would like to officiate, read a lesson, or play an instrument for this morning devotional time, please contact Nancy Jones (firstname.lastname@example.org or 831-238-0316 or the Rev. Deborah KT (email@example.com).
Holy Week Services:
Maundy Thursday – 7:00 p.m.
Good Friday – noon (Church) and 7 p.m. (Chapel)
Saturday, Easter Vigil – 7:00 p.m. (begin in the courtyard in front of the Church)
Easter Sunday – 8:30 a.m. and 10:30 p.m. (no 5:30 p.m. service)
“The Watch” will be held in the Chapel from the end of the Maundy Thursday service until a half hour before the noon Good Friday service. Sign up for as much time as you like. The roster is in 30 minute increments. Sign up in back of the church.
Correction – Easter Vigil “Feast” – This year we will celebrate with strawberries and sparkling beverages in Grant Hall after the Easter Vigil on Saturday, March 26th.
Easter Flowers – If you would like to donate to the floral adornment of our sanctuary for Easter, please fill out a donation slip at the back of the church and place it in the offering today or bring it to the church office. Memorials and thanksgivings will be noted in Easter bulletins if received by Tuesday, March 22nd.
April Fools’ Day: April 1st at 6:00 p.m. – 20’s-40’s Parents’ Night Out or Singles No Cook night: Your wardens would like to cook your dinner and wait tables so you can have a night out and get to know other young people who are members of All Saints’. Come enjoy a relaxing evening and test your knowledge with a rousing game of Trivial Pursuit. Child care provided.
Hold the date! At a ceremony celebrating our new ministry together we, along with our Bishop, will install our new Priest-in-Charge, the Rev. Amber Sturgess, on Sunday April 10th at 4 p.m. with a reception to follow. This service will replace the usual 5:30 p.m. Eucharist. More details will follow as they are available, but please plan to attend.
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.
5:30 p.m. worship service email information list – If you are an attendee at our 5:30 p.m. worship service or are interested in attending and would like to be included in an email informational distribution list, please send an email to Nancy Collins at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Have you ever wanted to toll the bell? All Saints’ has a great bell; just stand out in front when it is rung! A small contingent of Carmelites is now tolling the bell twelve times at noon each day at All Saints’ and Church of the Wayfarer. They are looking to add a few more people to the list. Would you be interested in signing on to toll the bell one day a week at noon? If so, talk to Ray in the church office. 624-3883
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 email@example.com.