Prayer Retreat at Daylesford Abbey Friday May 4th - Sunday May 6th Those who are unable to attend the retreat are encouraged to participate remotely by taking a "Prayer Book" provided on Sunday April 29th in the rear of the church. These booklets have been created by the parishioners with devotions and prayers, so we all may devote some time toward meditation and prayer. Ascension Day Service: the Celebration of our Parish's Feast Day Thursday, May 10th at 7pm All are welcome as we celebrate our Parish's Feast Day! This service includes children participation, incense, a celebratory balloon release, as well as a Festive Coffee Hour after.
ONGOING EVENTS in ST. JOSEPH'S HALL
Mondays--Girl Scouts 6pm Tuesdays--AA, 8pm Parkesburg Library presents "Nutrition Links" Tues until May 15th 1-2:30pm Saturdays--Yoga! 8:30-9:30am Sundays--Adult Bible Study* 9:00-10:00am *The Bible Study Class which meets every Sunday morning at 9:00am in St. Joseph’s Hall will begin, on November 11th, the study of Adam Hamilton’s new book, MOSES, In the Footsteps of the Reluctant Prophet. Participants in this class will have the use of the 200 page text by Adam Hamilton, a DVD of illustrative material on each of the six chapters of the book, and their own bible. Hamilton, in his introduction states “I hope this book will not only help readers come to know Moses, but see how his life and story speak to our lives and stories today. Moses story in an important part of sacred Scripture: as such, Jews and Christians believe it reveals something to us about God, about ourselves, and about God’s will for our lives.”
Easter Season Activities The activity sponsored by Forward Movement’s Forward Day by Day, the Episcopal Church and the Good Book Club, will provide daily scripture readings following Luke and Acts, companion books that take us from the birth of Jesus to the birth of the early church. The reading from Luke will begin on Sunday, February 11th and go thru to Easter Saturday. The readings from the Acts of the Apostles will begin on Easter Sunday and continue thru until Pentecost. Each daily reading is usually a half a chapter. Free copies of Forward Day by Day are in the basket at the back of the church. Additional resources can be found at www.goodbookclub.org .
_____________________________________________________________________________________ All are Welcome! Invite a friend!