G. F. W. C. Junto Woman’s Club Flea Market – On Saturday, June 23, from 8:00 am – 2:00 pm, the Junto Woman’s Club will have their annual flea market at Oakland Christian UCC. If you have any questions or would like to make a donation, please contact Alice Seaman for more information.
Enriching Our Worship 1 – In the month of June, we will recite the confession of sin found in Enriching Our Worship 1 during our weekly worship. *Question: What is the alternate name for The Confession of Sin?
June 24, 2018, 10:30 am Holy Eucharist Rite II
Lessons for Fifth Sunday after Pentecost
First Lesson: 1 Samuel 17:1a, 4-11, 19-23, 32-49
Second Lesson: 2 Corinthians 6:1-13
Gospel: Mark 4:35-41
Lay Participants for June 24, 2018 – 10:30 am service
Ushers: Gary & Marcella
Refreshments: Volunteer needed
Sermon from June 17: https://chirb.it/9mg0Mc
Formation Classes – We will begin our discussion of “My Servants the Prophets,” chapter 12, Zechariah this week. Check you Wednesday Christian Education e-mail for the chapter as some chapters will take more than one Sunday to get through. All are invited to join the conversation in the Parish Hall from 9:15 to 10:15 am.
Sunday’s Psalm – This Sunday we sing the portion of the Psalter together using a metrical version of the Psalter from A New Metrical Psalter by Christopher Webber as we sing Psalm 9:9-20 together. The Psalm will be set to Hymn 510, “Come, Holy Spirit, heavenly Dove,” (St. Agnes) from the Hymnal. The words and music will be found on a bulletin insert.
Church Quiz – Over the coming weeks we will have a “Church Quiz” as part of our announcements and e-News. All are invited to think about and answer the week’s question. Answers will be provided the following week.
Last week’s question and answer: Question Concerning the book of Joel: which testament is it in? What division is it in? How many chapters does it have? Answer: The book of Joel is found in the Lesser Prophets division of the Old Testament; it has 3 chapters.
This week’s question: Concerning the book of John: which testament is it in? What division is it in? How many chapters does it have? Look for the answer next week.
2018 Flower Chart – The schedule for 2018 is posted in the Narthex. Please sign-up for your special days. If you have any questions, contact Lynn.
Hospitality hour Sign-up – The sign-up sheet is on the bulletin board; please sign-up for an upcoming Sunday. If you would like to help but cannot provide all the items for coffee hour/lemonade on the lawn any assistance, even a single item, will be graciously accepted.
Upcoming Parish Events – Ongoing: Tuesdays – Boy Scouts meeting. June 25 – Village Garden Club meeting; June 23 – Card Crafters; June 30 – 5th Saturday Luncheon at Salvation Army.
Thought for the week – Patch: When we are – as it were – torn up by some new hole of need in our life, remembering and reclaiming our past will help us claim hope and help for the present and the future. The patch comes from old cloth. The present need can be sutured by hope drawn from your past.
– Br. Curtis Almquist, SSJE
Society of Saint John the Evangelist
Online calendar: http://stjohnsepiscopal-suffolk.org/parish-calendar/
Online events listing: http://stjohnsepiscopal-suffolk.org/events/
Tuesdays * Boy Scouts meeting – 7:00 – 9:00 pm (Parish Hall)
Sat. Jun. 23rd * G. F. W. C. Junto Women’s Group Flea Market – 8:00 am – 2:00 pm (Oakland Christian UCC)
Mon. Jun. 25th * Village Garden Club meeting – 9:30 am (Meeting Room)
Tue. Jun. 26th * Card Crafters – 10:00 am – 12:00 pm (Parish Hall)
Sat. Jun. 30th * Fifth Saturday Luncheon – Salvation Army
For Michael, our presiding bishop; Holly, our bishop; Jay our assistant bishop; and for Les, our priest.
Meriwether, Allen, Lon, Steve, Marvin, Leone, Virginia, Jimmye, Kevin, Margaret, Richard, Mike and Gail, Opal, Carolyn, Diane, Tanya, Charles, Ann, Lee, Bernice, Virginia, Jean, and Patti.
Serving in the Armed Forces and Overseas: Alexander, Leon, Thomas, Alan, Sheldon, Elizabeth, Brandon, and Bryan.
Parish Cycle of Prayer: John & Elizabeth
Diocesan Cycle of Prayer: Christ the King Church, Tabb; St. Paul’s Church, Surry.
Anglican Cycle of Prayer: The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion). The Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh – The Metropolitan & Primate of all Nigeria & Bishop of Abuja.
Flower dedication: To the Glory of God and memory of Arthur & Marie Kirk and in honor of our anniversary by Joe & Ann.
Anniversaries in June
Bert & Anne 21 Jim & Margaret 26
Marvin & Alice 30
Birthdays in June
Sarah 01 Leone 09
Jacob 19 Toni 29
If you are in need of Pastoral Care
Please call Father Ferguson
Minister of Music: Roger Peyton
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