January 7, 2015, 3:55 PM
St. John’s Episcopal Church                      Sunday, January 11, 2015
Please come to St. John’s for worship and fellowship this Sunday, Jan 11th.  The 9 a.m. Adult Class will return to its study on the Gospel of Matthew.  Sunday school for kindergarten through 4th grade will meet again Jan. 18, 2015.  They will begin to study Jonathan and friendship. 
Readings Sunday Jan.11: Genesis 1:1-5; Psalm 29; Acts 19:1-7; Mark 1:4-11.
Next week’s schedule: We will have our regular Wednesday midweek Eucharist at 5:30 on January 14th.  The Rev. Arnold Hearn from Marianna will be 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 to pick up one of our older members who do not drive especially at night to ensure they can participate in all church activities, please let Maureen or Jeannie know.  Also, if you need a ride to church services, but cannot drive yourself, please notify Maureen or Jeannie.
Please keep the following in your prayers: Les Seals, Walter Morris, David Henderson, Ruth Howe, Diana Reeves, Tom Choate, Gloria Tappan, Buddy Wheeler, Jaxson Robertson, Buddy & Wanda Byrd, Bishop Larry Maze, Carol Jennings, Jayne Morris, Carvill Fitzhugh, Nina Zachary, Shawna Helton, Sarah Mouritsen, Sammy Elardo, Phil McCarty and the Tait Owens family.
Angels of Grace - items from their wish list this week are laundry detergent and bleach 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.  This was done to insure we receive all mail and it is not just left in the office door to get wet.
On January 12th there will be an ECW meeting at 5:00 pm at Lindalu Hargraves’ home.
January 14th there will be a vestry meeting at 6:15 pm in the undercroft.
Sunday January the 11th and 18th the Rev. Arnold Hearn from Marianna will be our supply priest at the 10:30 service. He will also be with us to celebrate the Eucharist on Wednesday, January the 14th and 21st.  On the 28th we will have evening prayer.
Humane Society of the Delta will sponsor a spay and neuter clinic on Jan 20th, 21st and 22nd in the undercroft.

Sunday, January 25th will be our Annual Parish Meeting with a pot luck lunch. Rev. Jason Alexander, Canon to the Ordinary will be our guest priest