Monthly Archive: February 2015

Vestry Retreat

Thank you, Vestry members, for your commitment and involvement. Today’s retreat was very productive, and we look forward to sharing some new ideas with the parish following our Vestry meeting.

Global Cuisine News

Why not try Tuscan recipes? Our March potluck, on Saturday, the 14th, will focus on Italian foods. If we’re lucky, perhaps the Whitlocks will tell us about their latest adventure in Florence and share...

Food Cupboard News

Looking for volunteers…….St. Margaret’s is scheduled to run our local Food Cupboard in March. We meet on Thursday, March 12 at l p.m. to pack grocery bags for distribution to our clients. This takes...

Centennial News – We’re Getting There!

Despite constant snow interruptions, we’re sprinting towards our goal of having 100 books in hand before Easter for distribution to six elementary schools in the Belfast district. If you haven’t ordered the book you...

Discernment Committee update 2-18-2015

The next step in the Discernment process, requesting additional information from the selected candidates and links to their sermons (audio versions), is underway. The discussion among the committee is collegial and enlightening as we...

Ash Wednesday services

Ash Wednesday services will be at noon and 6 p.m., in place of the usual 9 a.m. Wednesday  Healing service. The GBAM Lenten luncheon series will start on Feb. 25 at noon at St....

Lenten Luncheon Series moves to St. Margaret’s

2015 Lenten Luncheon Series (Sponsored by the Greater Bay Area Ministerium) Growing Compassion in Our Community and in Ourselves Feb. 25:  Rev. Alan Shumway – “We Care” March 4:  Dianne Smith – “GBAM General Assistance Program”...

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...

Vestry Highlights – monthly meeting of Feb. 10

* Praised and applauded Betty Becker-Theye for doing a “super job” as treasurer of St. Margaret’s for the last 18 months, a position she undertook on short notice and has ever since filled with...