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

Highlights from the Annual Meeting, Part I (Nov. 15)

At the Annual Meeting Part 1 last Sunday, Deacon Tom Duplessie announced he will be retiring on June 19 next year, the 12th anniversary of his ordination to the deaconate. However, he will continue...

Vestry Highlights

At its regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 10, the Vestry: * Approved presenting a proposed budget totaling $190,750 for 2016 for discussion at the Annual Meeting Part 1 on Sunday Nov. 15.  A final...

Food Cupboard Volunteers Needed – November

GBAM Food cupboard volunteers are needed for November 19 from 12:45pm to 1:00pm for food packing and November 20 from 8:30am to 11:00am for distribution.     Our next dates are February 11 and...

God Loves a Cheerful Giver

The Vestry, Deacon Tom, and I had an overnight retreat at The Alcyon Center at Seal Cove last weekend.   I want to thank the participants who took time out from busy lives to spend...

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting, Part 1 will be on Sunday, November 15 following a single service at 9 a.m. Please attend the meeting where three new Vestry members will be elected, By-Laws adopted, and a proposed...

A Call for Tutors

The St. Margaret’s Tutoring Squad that offers tutoring in language arts and math to students at the Troy-Howard Middle School, needs more tutors.  If you have experience in teaching and/or just want to spend...

Vestry Retreat

The Vestry enjoyed an overnight retreat at the Alcyon Retreat Center on Mount Desert Island. Set on the slopes leading to Seal Cove with a rustic labyrinth behind the Main House, it is in...