Church of St. Andrew
The Reverend C. Clyde Elledge, Rector
February 4, 2018
Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany
This week's Bible readings:
Isaiah 40:21-31; Psalm 147: 1-12, 21c; 1 Corinthians 9:16-23; Mark 1: 29-39
Sunday morning services
Children's Chapel (grade 2 and up)
Godly Play (preschool to grade one)
Child care for infants and toddlers
Coffee Hour in Parish Hall
Forum on Grounds/Parking lot in Guild Room (see below)
Auction tickets on sale after each service
Welcome to our Newly Elected Officers and Vestry
Senior Warden Steve Hahn
Junior Warden Nat Wysor
Treasurer John Howard
Clerk Glenn Phillips
Soraida Martinez (Vestry three year term)
John McEleney (Vestry three year term)
Continuing vestry members:
Sunday February 4:
Forum: Presentation by Parking Lot/Grounds Subcommittee
of Century Campaign to share two designs and answer questions. Led by Phoebe Wysor, Subcommittee Chair, with Mark Klopfer of KMDG, landscape designers.
11:30 a.m. Guild Room
Tickets for April 7th auction go on sale beginning this Sunday after both services. See Steve Harrington after 8 a.m. and Chris Stockwell after 10 a.m. service.
$25 per person or $40 per couple, payable by cash or check.
Since there are a limited number of tickets to be sold, we urge you to take this opportunity to secure your space for this exciting event!
Book Club at Bonnie Howard's, 3 Warwick Terrace, M'head, 2 p.m.
Red Notice: A True Story of High Finance, Murder, and One Man's Fight for Justice by Bill Browder
St. Andrew's hosts R.I.M. partners, Old North, Temple
Emanu-El, and Clifton Lutheran. Brunch after 10 a.m. service.
Chamber Music Concert:
Stabat Mater by Pergolesi, 5 p.m.
$10 at the door; benefits St. Andrew's music program.
Light reception to follow.
Memory Cafe, 1-3 p.m.
Mardi Gras, Parish Hall, 5:30-8 p.m.
Ash Wednesday. Services at 7 a.m., noon, 7 p.m.
Saturday Night in Marblehead, 8 p.m.
SAVE THE DATES
Lenten Program begins. 6:30-8 p.m.
Being Mortal by Gawande. St. Michael's partners with us.
Program continues on Wednesdays in Lent.
Forum: Presentation by Communications Subcommittee of
Century Campaign to share details and answer questions. Led by
Elizabeth Muller and Penny Stratton.
Guild Room, 11:30 a.m.
Beloved Community Teams of St. Andrew's & St. Stephen's
ask us all to save the date for an event at Bethel A.M.E. Church,
Lynn. 3 to 6 p.m. Stay tuned for details.
Progressive dinner supporting Refugee Immigration Ministry
Faure Requiem with combined choirs of St. Andrew's and the
Ascension Church of Ipswich at Tabernacle Church, Salem
Parish potluck and sing-along. St. Patrick's Day
Good Friday Cantata (evening)
Easter Sunday. Services: 8, 9:30, 11:15 a.m.
To donate an item for the live or silent auction, please contact
Welcome Newcomers Reception
NOTE DATE CHANGE! Rummage Sale.
New! Memory Cafe
will meet regularly at St. Andrew's on the second Tuesday of the month from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. A Memory Cafe is a welcoming and safe place for people with forgetfulness or other changes in their thinking and for their family and friends to come together. For more information, see the flyers on the table outside the Parish Hall or contact
If you know of a parishioner who would appreciate a meal due to illness or other circumstance, please take and deliver a casserole or soup from the freezer in our kitchen.
Opportunities for Giving
To discover additional ways to volunteer and participate at St. Andrew's, see www.standrewsmhd.org/volunteer.html.
Place small containers of shampoo, toothpaste, etc. in the basket in the Guild Room. They'll be
donated to Lifebridge, HAWC (Healing Abuse, Working for Change), My Brother's Table, the Inn Between, Inn Transition, and other local nonprofits.
Bring nonperishable food to the basket outside the Parish Hall. All food goes to the Marblehead Food Pantry and Lifebridge.
Community Events of Interest
Ongoing in the Cloister Gallery
Works by Susan J. Schrader and Alexander Gassel
through March 22
Susan J. Schrader, local painter (and parishioner),
is known for her whimsical style. Alexander Gassel, friend of St. Andrew's, is a Russian immigrant who paints using ancient techniques and egg yolk tempera.
Susan J. Schrader
Weekly at St. Andrew's
Junior Choir rehearsal, 4-4:45 p.m. Bring a friend!
Choir rehearsal, 7:30-9 p.m.
Open Way Community Sangha, 8-9 a.m. Peer-led meditation.
Please arrive ten minutes beforehand. Share tea and coffee afterwards.
Monthly at St. Andrew's
Children's Sermon and Youth Choir
Third Sunday at 10 a.m. Children are invited to the service instead of Children's Chapel. The Youth Choir sings, and the sermon is geared toward youth. Godly Play and child care are offered for our youngest members.
Anointing and Prayers for Healing
Second Sunday following 10 a.m. service
Third Monday, 7 p.m.
Second Tuesday, 1-3 p.m.
My Brother's Table
Serve the first Tuesday; email
Third Friday. An independent group for all faith traditions. Come to either or both segments: Silent meditation in the Zen tradition, 12:30-1 p.m.; tea and poetry, 1-2 p.m.
Fourth Saturday 7 p.m.
Wyman Memorial Church of St. Andrew
The Reverend C. Clyde Elledge, Rector
135 Lafayette Street
Marblehead, MA 01945
To reach the rector:
in case of pastoral emergency: 781-576-0329
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.
and by appointment
Cloister Gallery hours
(subject to occasional change due to church events)
Monday through Friday, 9 a.m.- 2 p.m.
Saturday 9 a.m.-10:30 a.m.
Sunday 8 a.m.-12 p.m.