Monthly Archive: September 2015

Blessing of the Animals

Our annual Blessing of the Animals will be on the Feast of St. Francis of Assisi, Sunday October 4 at 9.30 a.m. on the parish lawn.

St. Margaret’s Episcopal Church in Belfast was constructed in 1915-16 in the Arts and Crafts style. While the congregation began meeting for Holy Communion as early as 1906, the first service in this building was Sept. 19, 1915.

On Sept. 19, 1915, a small group of Episcopalians began worshiping in a new building with a borrowed organ, benches from the nearby Opera House, and a priest from neighboring Camden. Even with plenty...

Huge Yard Sale

We’re having a yard sale on Sep 26. If you are moving, cleaning out, or  have items you want to get rid of – you can bring them over to St. Margaret’s yard sale....

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

 This week I especially want to thank those who bring the sacraments to homebound and hospitalized parishioners, extending the celebration of Eucharist at the altar to all members of our parish. Currently Deacon Tom...

From the Caribbean to Mexico

St. Margaret’s Caribbean Potluck last weekend drew 24 diners and a smorgasbord of dishes.  We had an amazing variety of fruity salsas, spicy dishes, shrimp, rice and beans, meaty stews with olives or fruits,...

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

This week I especially want to thank our Vestry for their dedicated and faithful service. Vestry members did a great deal of work preparing for each agenda item through research, conversations, prayer, and work....