St. Margaret's Episcopal Church ~ Belfast, Maine Blog

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

This week I had the pleasure of hand-delivering St. Margaret’s contributions to several community organizations, including the Restorative Justice Project of the Midcoast, the Interfaith Fuel Fund, the Food Cupboard, Broadreach Family and Community...

Annual Meeting, Part 2

Annual Meeting, Part 1 will be on Sunday, January 31st, following a single service at 9 a.m. Please mark your calendars.

Accessibility and the lift!

Sue Garrett will be available to show people how to use the elevator on Sunday, January 24th following liturgy. Christopher+ will lead a Re-Dedication and Blessing of the Elevator following our Annual Meeting – Part II,...

Adult Education: Refugees

Refugees, especially refugees from Syria, have been on our minds and in our prayers for many months now and their plight has moved some of us to advocate for them, including sponsoring/receiving immigrants from...

Winter Weather and Church

By request of the Belfast PD – when there are snow banks, please park ONLY on the church side of the road on both Court and Elm Streets. Two sided parking with snow banks makes it impossible...

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

The health of a parish depends upon people being generous in many ways, including stewardship of finances and time.   A third aspect of generosity includes how we communicate.   Healthier parishes are filled with people...

Vestry Highlights

     The Vestry meeting on Dec. 8 began with a pot-luck dinner welcoming the three incoming Vestry members, Courtney Collins, Kenneth Taylor and Larry Theye.      The Vestry and parish will be receiving information...

Choir – A Ministry of Music

     Many of our parishioners have told me how much they enjoy our Ministry of Music. For those of us in that ministry, the choir is a metaphor for life. We thank God for...