November 5, 2015, 10:41 AM

St. John’s Episcopal Church Sunday, November 8, 2015

ADULT EDUCATION: Sunday, Nov. 8th at 9:00 am until 10:00 am studying this Sunday’s readings which are found below.
SUNDAY SCHOOL: Sunday, Nov. 8th at 9:00 am youth choir followed by Sunday school at the First United Methodist Church.
WORSHIP: November 1st, Morning Prayer Rite I, with Jack Myers as our worship leader,
READINGS for this Sunday are: I Kings 17:8-16; Psalm 146; Hebrews 9:24-28; Mark 12:38-44.
Pastoral Visitor: Melody Rogers. This is a new ministry. Each week the pastoral visitor or visitors will visit the members of St. John’s that are either sick or shut-in.
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 church 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: Otis Howe, Marie Simon, Buddy Wheeler, Buddy Byrd, Carol Jennings, Debra Richardson, Blanche Choate, Freeman Staley, Larry Delk, Sam Harris, Leslie Galloway, Doris Smith, Nina Zachary, Jim Howe, Jr., Jackie Lowey, Elena Hinderer, Gere Carnathan and the family of Kay Shreeve.
The Samaritan’s Purse: The Samaritan’s purse category for donations in November is:
Clothes and toys for boys and girls: ages 10-14 years. Their basket is in the stairwell off the chapel during November. Boxes (or box) will be available to take home to fill and a list will be provided for the contents. Or the boxes can be delivered to you. To help with this contact Bennett Morris at 870-338-1340.
Angels of Grace The items from their wish list this week are face cloths and bath soap 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. Our tub is rather empty now.
Anchor Mission Ministry Box: This week’s donation items are face cloths and bath soap. They will accept donations for personal hygiene (deodorant, soap bars, tooth brush and tooth paste, wash cloths & towels, shampoo) laundry detergent, paper towels and toilet tissue. They also need prepared casseroles that they can freeze and put in their freezer. They feed hot meals at noon five days a week with devotional included. This mission ministers to the homeless and hungry and is located on the bypass. Their donation box is located off the chapel in the stairwell next to the Angels of Grace box. Monetary donations may be sent to Brenda Knapp’s CPA office located at 207 N. Sebastian, West Helena 72390.
Sunday duties:
Acolyte –Ed Pat Wright
Minister–Jack Myers
No Midweek Eucharist
Altar Guild –Lindalu Hargraves & Maureen Jones
Altar Flowers –Tait Owens
Pastoral Visitor – Melody Rogers
We have an OPEN day for the altar flower donation on Nov. 29th. If you would like to donate the altar flowers, please contact Ann Lee.
Church Address: P O Box 770, Helena AR 72342
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