News from St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

“Come and See!”  John 1:46
Sunday, January 14th, The 2nd Sunday after Epiphany

8 & 10 AM Holy Eucharist
9 AM KnitWits
9:15 AM Choir Rehearsal

 
2017 Annual Meeting Minutes and Nominating Committee Report are available in the narthex.

Celebrant:  The Rev. Edward M. Hasse, III
Sermon Title:  “Come and See!”
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Vestry Annual Reports

2017 reports for the annual meeting are due.  Please send your report to the church office A.S.A.P.  Thank you.

St. Paul’s KnitWits

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Have some fun learning to knit.  All who want to learn or gain confidence are invited.  We will meet on Sunday, January 14, 2018 from 9 to 9:50 AM, in St Paul’s Parish Hall.  Instructor:  Betsy Thomason (551-265-7561).  Click here for all the info.

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Stewardship Packets
Packets have been mailed.  Please return your pledge card soon.
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Offering Envelopes

Are available in the narthex.  Please speak with Elaine Hinsch if you want numbered envelopes.  You don’t need to pledge to get them.  Numbered envelopes make donations easier to record.

2017 Annual Contribution Statements

Please pick up your 2017 annual contribution statement this Sunday in the narthex.  You will help us to reduce our postage expense.  Thank you.

St. Paul’s Nursery School – Needs Your Help!
We are in need of a new or gently used upright vacuum cleaner.  If you are able to help us out, please speak with Melissa Hasse at 201-391-3860.  Thank you!
Registration has begun for 2018-2019.  Click Here.
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sledding
Youth Group

Jan. 16th, 6:30-8pm.  Bring a sled if there is snow.

Sunday School
Sunday School Class
10 AM –  January 21st, February 11th & 25th.
Registration is open.  Please speak to Ed Hasse or Dawn Hopper to sign-up and volunteer to lead a Sunday.          Class Dates
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Annual Parish Meeting

Sunday, January 28, 2018.  Everyone is encouraged to attend.

Bishop
Bishop’s Visit

February 4, 2018.  Children are invited to hear his children’s homily.  All are welcome to attend!

Memorial Garden

Donation cards and envelopes can be found in the narthex.

Christmas Photos

Photos provided by Hank Henninger.  Thank you.

WORSHIP
Assisting in our Worship – Sunday, January 14th
8am Lay Readers:  Bob Bogert
10am Lay Readers:  Ginny Bartlett, Dorothy Waldt, Elaine Hinsch
Acolytes:  Megan Gasnick, Delia Stiles
Ushers:  Jim Rahal, Henry Henninger, Paul Saraceni, Bob Brennan
Altar Guild:  Elaine Hinsch, Dell Ludwig, Rita McCarthy
Flowers:  Poinsettias
Coffee Hour:  Carol & Steve McKenna

Memorials
Flowers:  The Henninger/Esposito families
Bread:  The Moran family
Wine:  The Piatt family

Readings     Enlarged     Bulletin Insert 
Hymns for Sunday, January 14th
Opening Hymn #7:  “Christ, whose glory”
Gradual Hymn #599:  “Lift every voice”
Communion Hymn #324:  “Let all mortal flesh keep silence”
Closing Hymn #371:  “Thou, whose almighty word”

Assisting in our Worship – Sunday, January 21st
8am Lay Readers:  Rose Ann Cavenna, Shannon Iannotta
10am Lay Readers:  Rita McCarthy, Ron Niclas, Jonathan Viaud
Acolytes:  Hadyn Hopper, Jesse Hopper, Thomas Murray, Brian Murray
Ushers:  Bruce Hackett, Joe Solis, Betsy Thomason, Paul Dixon
Altar Guild:  Kate Brousseau, Melissa Hasse, Pranathi Karanam
Flowers:  Clyna Shaw
Coffee Hour:  Debbie Piatt, Michele Piatt, Melissa Mortensen

Memorials
Flowers:  The Bogert/Gibbs family
Bread:  The McCarthy family
Wine:  The Piatt family

PLEASE BE CAREFUL THAT YOU ARE LOOKING AT THE CORRECT DATE OF SERVICE.  THIS LIST IS FOR NEXT SUNDAY, OVER A WEEK AWAY.
Service Schedules
The 2018 service schedules are below.
Lay Reader schedule          Usher schedule          Coffee Hour schedule
ONGOING  MINISTRIES
Tri-Boro Food Pantry
Requests for January are: hot & cold cereal, jelly, tuna, paper towels, toilet paper and canned fruit.  Please leave your donations in the basket found in the narthex.  Tri-Boro website
Sunday Morning Teen Group
Meets on Sundays throughout the month.
Computer Outreach

Looking for Teens that are interested in refurbishing computers.  Please contact Bob Hanrahan #201-386-4250 or Hank Henninger #845-893-3225.

Pastoral Care
Can we add you to our pastoral care volunteer list?  From time-to-time, fellow parishioners are in need of transportation to/from medical appointments, a meal or just plan ol’ errand running.

Please contact Shannon Iannotta at 201-925-2594 or siannotta@syncsort.com.
St. Paul’s has a Facebook page
Please look for “St. Paul’s Episcopal Church” in Facebook and share or like our events and posts.  And if you are organizing a church or community event, please share to the St. Paul’s Facebook page.  Thank you.          Link
MEMORIAL OPPORTUNITIES
Sunday Altar Flowers & Bread

Memorialize the Sunday altar flowers or bread.  Sign-up on the board in the rear of the church.  Your name and your memorial will be printed in the bulletin on the Sunday you choose.

Flower Memorials – please donate $50 for the cost of the flowers.

Bread Memorials – please deliver an unsliced loaf of bread to the sacristy prior to the 10am service on the date of your memorial.
Memorial Garden
Information about the Memorial Garden can be found in the links below.  Paper copies are in the narthex.

 April 2017:  Renovation Brochure & Donation Card

FUNDRAISERS
Amazon & Gift Cards Fundraiser
Please support the Amazon and Great Lakes (Scrip) Gift Card fundraisers.  Both can be used year round for all you shopping needs.  Speak with Gene Malaterra or Beth Abrahamson with any questions or to place a gift card order.  See links below for more info.

Sign-up & Pay                                  Order Form

Scrip Enrollment code:  68927L8342L45
Grocery Gift Cards
Please purchase grocery gift cards for ACME, Kings, ShopRite & Wegmans.  They can be purchased from Dell Ludwig.  These businesses make a 5% per dollar donation to St. Paul’s Church.  Thank You.

St. Paul’s accepts Credit and Debit cards for gift card purchases.  Please note:  a service charge of $3.00 for every $100 charged will be passed on to the purchaser.
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