Bulletin Announcements for February 7, 2016

Bulletin Announcements for February 7, 2016

WELCOME BACK, DR. RIESS
Dorothy Riess is a concert organist and composer.  She studied organ at Yale University and graduated from University of Oklahoma.  She has played the organ throughout the United States and won many awards in the U.S. as well as throughout Europe.  She later studied study pre-med at Columbia University and graduated from the Univ. of Oklahoma with a Doctor of Medicine.  She practiced Internal Medicine in Pasadena, CA until retirement in 2000.   Please welcome the return Dr. Riess to St. George’s Church.  Ron Richardson is out-of-town but will return next week.

ASH WEDNESDAY SERVICES, FEBRUARY 10, 2016:

12:00 Noon: Ashes, Stations of the Cross, and Litany

6:30 pm: Ashes, Litany, and Mass

STATIONS OF THE CROSS EVERY FRIDAY IN LENT

Stations of the Cross are scheduled at Noon each Friday during Lent.  The first service is Friday, February 12 

CONFIRMATION INSTRUCTION FOR YOUTH MEETS TODAY AT 9:25 AM, IN FR. HINES OFFICE

CONFIRMATION INSTRUCTION FOR ADULTS:  NO CLASS WILL BE HELD ON ASH WEDNESDAY.
Wednesday evening classes resume, February 17, 7:00-8:00 PM

PRE-LENTEN CLASS FOR MEN AND WOMEN:  Living Under God’s Umbrella Scripture reading, teaching and discussion meets today at 9:15 am and concludes on Sunday, February 14th.

LENTEN RETREAT, ST. JUDE’S RANCH, FEBRUARY 27.
We will be welcoming guest speaker, Lisa Marion, from St. Matthew’s Anglican Church, Newport Beach, CA.  The fee is $20.00 which includes breakfast and lunch.  Sign-up sheet is available on the patio.

LENTEN RETREAT, VALLOMBROA CENTER, MENLO PARK, MARCH 11-13, 2016. Fr. Dart will lead the Lenten Retreat which begins on Friday with dinner at the retreat center and ends with Mass on Sunday, March 13 at St Anne’s Anglican Chapel at Palo Alto CA.  If you are interested in attending, please speak with Kathy Ruud or Fr. Hines.  Sign-up sheet available on the patio 

INTERCESSORY PRAYER GROUP MEETS EVERY THURSDAY, NOON-1:00 pm.

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR COFFEE HOUR:  THANKS TO THOSE WHO HAVE ALREADY SIGNED UP!  WE STILL HAVE MANY DATES AVAILABLE.  Please consider signing up.  Coffee Hour is a wonderful time to greet visitors and old friends.

MARDI GRAS:  A WONDERFUL SUCCESS!!
Many thanks to John and Cora who opened their home last evening for this wonderful event.  And thanks to the ACW for all their work and planning.  An extra special thank you to all the great cooks who provided the meal.  It was a wonderful evening.

 

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DATES TO REMEMBER

Saturday, February 20 ACW Meeting, 2:00 pm at the church
Sunday, February 21 Parish Annual Meeting
Saturday, February 27 Lenten Retreat, St. Jude’s Ranch, Boulder City
March 11-13, 2016 Lenten Retreat, Vallombrosa Center, Menlo Park, CA

THIS WEEK’S SCHEDULE 

Wednesday, February 10 Evening Prayer 5:45, Mass 6:00 pm
Adult Confirmation Instruction, 7:00 pm
“Living Under God’s Umbrella”, 7:00 pm
Thursday, February 11 Intercessory Prayer Group, Noon-1:00 pm
Sunday, February 7 Mass 8:00 & 10:30 am
“Living Under God’s Umbrella”, 9:15 am
Nursery care & Primary class at 10:30 am service
Confirmation Instruction 9:25-10:20 am, Fr. Hines office.
Choir Practice 9:10 – 10:00 am

 

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