News from
 St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church 
Blue Hill ~ Maine
April 12, 2017   

St. Francis Church
St. Francis By The Sea

T he Calendar  
Thursday, April 13
Maundy Thursday
7 PM
Friday, April 14
Ecumenical Good Friday Stations of the Cross
Saturday, April 15
7 PM
Easter Vigil
(Bring bells!)

Sunday, April 16
Easter Sunday, a Festival Eucharist
10 am

We pray for
Shannon Couhig
Blair Hansen
Jennifer Hulsey
Cathy Husted
Aaron Johnson
Gretchen Lane
Susan Logan
Sonja Olson
Corinne Pert
Dinny Robson
Linda Slaven
Peter Smith
Jane Story
Galen Vainio
Theresa and David

Those in the Armed Services   
Andy Ditmer
Kyle Carino Mings
Brian Haley
Sean Haley
Peter McGuyer
Eric Partridge

Those with April Birthdays

Jim Briggs
Richard Brown
Lee Buck
Dot Campbell
Matt Coolidge
Lindsay Decrow
Tony Everdell
Heather Ford
Maynard Getchell-Forbes
Sue Grindle
Kathleen Hayward
Brenda Higgins
Jack Joyce
Merry Newton
Tony Newton
Nancy Peers
Mary Semler
Nancy Stine
Carolyn van Cise
Persis Williams

We pray for the souls of 
Barbara Sorlein
Will McGuyer
and comfort for their families and friends

Easter Altar Flowers  
Today, Wednesday April 12 (noon) is the deadline to call the church office to dedicate flowers.
Call Barbara (374-5200)

A special day...everyone is welcome to participate!

Saturday, April 29, 2017
St. Paul's Episcopal Church
27 Pleasant Street
Brunswick, Maine

Gather with Bishop Steve Lane and Episcopalians across the diocese for a day of learning, sharing, and growth.

Rev. Claudia will lead one of the workshops:  
"Discovering our Roots: Exploring Celtic Spirituality"
Here is a link to the day:

Four Services at St Francis

April 13,
 7 PM
Maundy Thursday Service

Friday: April 14 Noon 
Good Friday Stations of the Cross Service

Saturday: April 15, 7 PM 
Easter Vigil

Sunday: April 16, 10 AM 
Easter Sunday, a festival Eucharist

Please welcome our guests this weekend! A smile and a friendly word go a long way.

Mike Douglass, Director of Camp Bishopswood, spoke and received a donation from Outreach


They took Palm branches and went out to meet him, shouting 'Hosanna'.
-John 12:13

Please call Suzanne Decrow with her about this meaningful opportunity to serve St. Francis by the Sea.

Links to Websites of
 Special Interest:

From our church office: W e now have a St. Francis Facebook Page!  Link below...   "LIKE" our page and keep up to date on all the news and happenings!!!