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Thursday, April 5, 2018

Announcements, Service Schedule, Weekly Calendar and Intercessory Prayers

Weekly Events
Mondays, Troop 4 Boy Scouts, 6:30-8pm
Tuesdays, Spanish AA, 7-9pm
Thursday, Spanish AA, 7-9pm
Saturdays, Spanish AA, 7-9pm

Parish Sunday Service Schedule
Sundays 8:00 AM: Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10:15 AM: Eucharist Rite II with music


Sunday April 8, Easter 2, The Rev. Canon Claudia Wilson, Preacher 
8:00 AM: Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10:15 AM Eucharist, Rite II with music
Sunday Bible Study, 9:20-10:05 AM with lay leaders, in the Library
Sunday Penny Social, 12:30 PM
Monday, April 9, Executive Committee Meeting, 6 PM Church Office
Wednesday, April 11, Eucharist and Healing Service, 12:05 PM. Light lunch follows. Bible Study at 1:30 PM
Wednesday, April 11, Saint John’s Children’s Choir, 4:30 in the church
Thursday, April 12, Discernment Committee meeting, 6:30 PM in the Church Office

Sunday April 15, Easter 3
8:00 AM: Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10:15 AM Eucharist, Rite II with music
Sunday Bible Study, 9:20-10:05 AM with lay leaders, in the Library
Monday, April 16, Executive Committee meeting, 6:30 PM, Church Office
Wednesday, April 18, Eucharist and Healing Service, 12:05 PM. Light lunch follows. Bible Study at 1:30 PM
Wednesday, April 18, Saint John’s Children’s Choir, 4:30 in the church
Wednesday, April 16, Saint John’s Festival Choir, 5:45. We will meet every Wednesday until Pentecost.
Saturday, April 21, Order of Urban Missioners, 9:30 in the Guild Room, 12:30 Eucharist in the Lady Chapel

Sunday April 22, Easter 4
8:00 AM: Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10:15 AM Eucharist, Rite II with music
Sunday Bible Study, 9:20-10:05 AM with lay leaders, in the Library
Wednesday, April 25, Eucharist and Healing Service, 12:05 PM. Light lunch follows. Bible Study at 1:30 PM
Wednesday, April25, Saint John’s Children’s Choir, 4:30 in the church
Wednesday, April 25, Saint John’s Festival Choir, 5:45 .in the church. We will meet every Wednesday until Pentecost
Thursday, April 26, Vestry Meeting, 6:30 in the Parish Hall

Sunday April 29, Easter 5
8:00 AM: Holy Eucharist Rite I; 10:15 AM Eucharist, Rite II with music
Sunday Bible Study, 9:20-10:05 AM with lay leaders, in the Library
Wednesday, May 2, Eucharist and Healing Service, 12:05 PM. Light lunch follows. Bible Study at 1:30 PM
Wednesday, May 2, Saint John’s Children’s Choir, 4:30 in the church
Wednesday, May 2, Saint John’s Festival Choir, 5:45 .in the church. We will meet every Wednesday until Pentecost

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Would you like to host Coffee Hour? This involves choosing a date and bringing refreshments. Please sign up at the sign up table outside the Guild Room. We have a team each week that can assist you with the details.

April Birthdays: Stephen Henderson, Jr., 5 April; Alicia Johnson, 8 April; Lati Smith, 15 April; Sharon Jones, 17 April; Robert Perez Nevins, 20 April; Edith Williams, 20 April; Wayne Kempton, 22 April; Helen Hutchinson, 22 April

We pray for those baptized on Easter Sunday, especially Aaden Browne and Orion Lesko; and we thank God for this neighborhood of Getty Square, for all who live and work here, for all who come here for goods and services, for those who are homeless and hungry, for the Sharing Community, Salvation Army, YWCA and the YMCA, the Yonkers Fire and Police Departments, and all who work to help others. We pray for healing for those who struggle with addictions, and physical and mental handicaps. May we be blessed with compassion and love, and may this Congregation be the hands and feet of Christ in Getty Square.

We hold in our prayers: Rayfilend Bethea, Nyla, the family of NY Firefighter Michael Davidson, Janice Soto, David Emerson, Angie Piwinski, Eric Woods, Len LaRosa, Marion Eich, Lily Basile, The Rt. Rev. Richard Grein, The Rev. Canon Blake Rider, Nancy Headley, Margaret Embree, Marie Baptiste, Victoria King, Melvin Davis, Aaron Cohen, Ruby Dixon, Monica Harmon, Chester Evans, Lynette Lewis, Vi & Ken McKay, Felix Benzan, Jeremiah Ortega, Hope Mackey, Bimla Sager, Trisha Spina, Beverly Sims, Clyde Mahoney, Lisa Osborne, Ralph Tremonte, Aida Carino, Jay Moses, Thomas O’Connor, Harold Cronk, Waine Kniffen, Don Lundquist, Peter Walsh, Wayne Kempton, and The Rev. Canon Claudia Wilson. We pray for tighter gun control, and for those injured by recent gun violence in Maryland, Alabama, Florida and California, and for our President, our country, our first responders, and all refugees and immigrants.

We pray for those who have died, including Felicia Ash, NY Firefighter Michael Davidson, The Rev. Adelaide Clark, The Rev. Laurence LeSeure, Gaetano Vasta, Sophie Piwinski, The Rev. Billy Graham, Nancy Pederson, Jason and Linda Emmanuel, and for all those the world over who have died from war, natural disasters, and gun violence, including Stephon Clark killed by police in Sacramento, and students killed in Maryland, Alabama and Florida.

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