Announcements- March 24, 2019
OUR MEAL MINISTRY: FEEDING THE HUNGRY
NEXT Event: March 26 @ St. Timothy’s
Every Second and Fourth Tuesday
All are welcome to join us in our regular outreach ministry to the houseless in Aiea and Pearl City. We serve hot meal on the 2nd and 4th Tuesday of each month. Cooks gather at 3pm and the meal is served 5:30-6:00pm.
REMINDER: Donations are ongoing for St. Timothy’s ministry to the hungry. We can always use rice, beans, canned goods like fruits vegetables, soups, and meats for our food pantry as well as travel size toiletries: shampoo, toothpaste, tooth brushes, soap, body wash, lotion, sanitary pads and tampons. Items can be brought to the church office or to Sunday worship. Thank you for your generosity!
BISHOP’S ANNUAL VISIT & POTLUCK- The Bishop’s Annual Visit is rescheduled to April 7th, 2019. It is also the 1st Sunday Potluck Fellowship. There will be fellowship and feasting (even in Lent). See you then!
WEEKDAY BIBLE STUDY- Time: Wednesdays @ 11AM, March 20, a Bible Study with an eye on the coming week’s readings will be hosted each Wednesday. We meet in the Library/Classroom.
EASTER FLOWER ORDERS- DEADLINE is MARCH 31. Also in today’s bulletin is the order form for Easter flowers. There are a variety to choose from. Please submit your form along with a check for the amount. These flowers will help adorn the altar on Easter morning and you may take your plants after Worship. The Nursery told us Easter Lilys are nearly sold out- so get your order in this week.
PALM SUNDAY CROSS MAKING & WORKDAY -Saturday, April 13. Learn how to make palm crosses and help get St Timothy’s ready for Holy Week and Easter! On Saturday, April 13 from 10am-1pm, we will be taking care of those extra details in the yard and in the Sanctuary in preparation for the time ahead. There is yard work and deep cleaning to be done so wear your work clothes! Lunch provided. Many hands make light work and along with the fellowship of one another we will bless our church with our labor.
FRESH START BAZAAR is Saturday, April 27, 9-2. Decided to clear out your closet or storage locker? Spark joy in your life and bring your good quality, gently loved items for the Fresh Start Bazaar. Please, no junk. You can bring your items to St. Timothy’s for the big sale on Saturday, April 27.
LENTEN SERIES EVERY “SOUPER TUESDAY” Continues THIS TUESDAY, March 26, 6 – 730 pm. THIS WEEK: Saving F.A.C.E- Lent at the half-way. We are nearly half way through our Lenten journey. We all have busy lives. Find some relief in a simple meal of soup and salad in Sumida Hall. Together we will explore a modern take on the spiritual practice of St. Ignatius of Loyola. The book “Reimagining the Examen” will be our guide. The Examen is a step by step approach to daily spiritual life. The book can be purchased as an e-book or paperback on Amazon.
SCRIPTURE READINGS FOR NEXT SUNDAY:
OLD TESTAMENT: Joshua 5:9-12
NEW TESTAMENT: 2 Corinthians 5:16-21
GOSPEL: Luke 15:1-3; 11b-32
5 Mar SHROVE TUESDAY- Pancake supper
6 Mar ASH WEDNESDAY- Service 11:30 AM and 6:30PM.
12 Mar- Souper Tuesday Meal and start of Lenten Series- 6pm
13 Mar 11AM- Bible Study- Vicar’s Office/Library
19 Mar- Souper Tuesday Meal and Lenten Series- 6pm
22–24 March Presiding Bishop Michael Curry Visit (see the event announcement)
26 Mar-Souper Tuesday Meal and Lenten Series.
7 Apr- Bishop’s Visit and 1st Sunday Potluck
13 Apr- Saturday 10a-1p Palm Cross workshop
And Church workday
14-17 Apr Holy Week M-W Events TBD
18 Apr– Maundy Thurs 6:30pm Eucharist &
Stripping of the Altar
19 Apr Good Friday 12Noon
21 April – Easter Day 8am & 10am