Monthly Archive: January 2015

HELPFUL HINTS FROM THE FOOD CUPBOARD

The next Food Cupboard volunteer time for St. Margaret’s is on  Thursday, March 12 at l p.m. to pack grocery bags and on Friday, March 13 to hand out bags. (More later.) In the...

OUR CENTENNIAL YEAR

OUR CENTENNIAL YEAR is off to a rousing start after last Sunday’s opening celebration and the launch of our 100 Books project for local elementary schools. Thanks to all who contributed food for the...

VESTRY HIGHLIGHTS from January 13, 2015 meeting

   Approved a balanced budget of $185,308 for 2015 to be presented to parish at Annual Meeting on January 25.    Accepted the final P&L statement for 2014 from Treasurer Betty Becker-Theye    Welcomed...

SOUPER BOWL SUNDAY

We all enjoy Super Bowl and the bowls of chips and dips that go along with it. On Super Bowl Sunday, February 1, we will have an extra Soup(er) Bowl collection to benefit Belfast’s...

Too many cooks don’t spoil the broth!

Our “Get Out of Jail Free!” pilot program kicked of with a successful evening with four guys from the Mid-Coast Re-Entry Center and one graduate joining a handful of parishioners to cook a meal...

Annual Meeting Part II

Our Annual Meeting will be on Sunday, January 25 following the 9 a.m. service. Convention delegates will be elected, 2015 Budget presented, and ministry reports given.

Adult Ed – save the dates

Paul Mazur is working on another great schedule! The working theme is to combine Black History month (February) with African-American music, all genres; sounds terrific! We’ll start this Sunday with a group reading of...

Deacon’s Corner

Thanks to all who contributed to a very successful effort to provide all the residents of the Re-Entry Center with a knit hat and a pair of gloves or mittens, for the Christmas holiday....

GLOBAL CUISINE NEWS

What a feast! Seven men from the ReEntry Center joined us for our potluck last Saturday and helped us finish off almost all of 12 different dishes and five unusual beverages! We dined on...