April 22, 2015, 7:35 AM
St. John’s Episcopal Church                      Sunday, April 26, 2015
ADULT EDUCATION: Class will meet at its regular time (9:00 am Sunday) and continue with its study of Matthew.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: Will resume meeting at the First United Methodist church at 9:00 am under the direction of Jill Pillow.
WORSHIP: April 26, Holy Eucharist Rite II at 10:30 am with Rev. Canon Louis Hayden from Germantown, TN officiating.
Readings for the Fourth Sunday of Easter, April 26: Acts 4:5-12; Psalm 23, 1 John 3:16-24; John 10:11-18.
April 29nd, midweek Holy Eucharist with prayers for healing and Unction in the chapel at 5:30. Rev. Arnold Hearn will be our celebrant at the midweek Wednesday Holy Eucharist.
This Sunday, April 26th, The Rev. Canon Louis Hayden will be with us again when we honor our two seniors (Rowland Brothers and Katy Mouritsen) after church with a luncheon. This is not a potluck.  Check with Lindalu to see if you want to help.  Mike Fielder and Paulette parker will entertain us all!
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, Ruth Howe, Diana Reeves, Buddy Wheeler, Jaxson Robertson, Buddy & Wanda Byrd, Carol Jennings, Nina Zachary, Alice Cunningham, Linda Mink, Jay Hollowell, Jim Howe, Jr., Debra Richardson, Tom Choate, Henry Jordan, Katie Miller and Gere Carnathan.
ALTAR GUILD NEWS:Team 3 will meet Saturday, April 25th at 10:00 am to polish brass and silver.
The Samaritan’s Purse: The Samaritan’s purse category for donation for APRIL is:
GIRLS 2-4 yrs.; Onesies, shoes, dresses and tops.
GIRLS 5-9 yrs.; T shirts, pants, dresses, panties and sox.
GIRLS 10-14 yrs.; T shirts, jeans, shorts, and flip flops.
A basket for the collection of these items will be in the narthex every Sunday.
Angels of Grace –The item from their wish list this week is toiletries (women& children) for the women’s shelter. Please place you items in the plastic tub at the stair landing just outside the chapel coming up from the undercroft. 
EXCUSE OUR MESS! Hurd Construction and painting has begun the tuck point project on our bricks which will preserve our building for future generations.  There will also be some painting done.  Have patience with us while we undergo this facelift. 
There is a grocery sack in the back of the church on the pew near the Baptismal font.  Whoever put it there, please let us know what it is for so we can make sure we get it to the correct program.  Thank you.                   
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