February 10, 2015, 4:00 PM
St. John’s Episcopal Church                      Sunday, February 15, 2015
Please come to St. John’s for worship and fellowship this Sunday, Feb. 15th.  The 9 a.m. Adult Class will continue to study the Gospel of Matthew and share homemade baked goodies during class.  Sunday school for kindergarten through 4th grade will its study of Jonathan and friendship and will meet at the Methodist church. Our celebrant for the 10:30 service will be Rev. Arnold Hearn. 
Readings Sunday, Feb. 15th: 2 Kings 2:1-12; Psalm 50:1-6; 2 Corinthians 4:3-6; Mark 9:2-9.
Immediately following the service there will be food and fellowship in the chapel.
Next week’s schedule:
Shrove Tuesday Pancake supper on Tuesday, Feb. 17th at 6:00 pm.  Cost is $5.00 per person.
ASH WEDNESDAY, February 18th: Holy Eucharist with the disposition of ashes at 5:30 with Rev. Arnold Hearn from Marianna as our celebrant.
St. John’s Good Samaritans (ECW):  Please feel free to call Maureen Jones (404-697-7197) or Jeannie Turley (870-816-6387) if you are in need of some help with errands or transportation or food, or if you would just like some company.  These and other members of the ECW have graciously offered their time to assist anyone needing help.  If you would like to volunteer services, please let Maureen or Jeannie know. 
Please keep the following in your prayers: Mike Hayes, David and Grace Henderson, Ruth Howe, Diana Reeves, Tom Choate, Buddy Wheeler, Jaxson Robertson, Buddy & Wanda Byrd, Carol Jennings, Carvill Fitzhugh, Nina Zachary, Debra Frazier Richardson, and Annie Lindsey.
The Samaritan’s Purse: The Samaritan’s purse category for donation for this month is hygiene.  A basket for the collection of these items will be in the narthex every Sunday. Items included in hygiene are: tooth brush, tooth paste, soap, wash rags, shampoo and comb & brush.
Angels of Grace –The item from their wish list this week is toilet paper for the women’s shelter. Their office is on 406 Pecan Street.
New church address! We now have a P O Box 770, Helena AR 72342. 
Please note church’s email address is:
Our web site is:
Lent starts February 18th at 5:30 pm in the chapel with Holy Eucharist and the disposition of ashes.  Arnold Hearn with be our celebrant.
We will have our regular Evening Prayer services on Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays during Lent.  On Wednesdays we will have Holy Eucharist followed by a light meal.  Jayne and Walter Morris will host our first meal after Eucharist on Wednesday, February 25th..
Parish news: 
Grace Henderson has retired from her many years of service at St. John’s as a worship leader and lay Eucharistic minister.  We appreciate all her years of dedication and devotion to our Lord.  Thank you Grace.  You will be missed.