St. Francis Weekly                          
May 14 - May 21, 2017
Quote of the Week. . .

What is a normal goal to a young person becomes a neurotic hindrance in old age.
                                              --Carl Jung









Food for Thought. . .

On a CREDO conference sponsored by the Episcopal Church.  Much to reflect upon next week, but reflect on the following. . .

    Link of the Week

Pic of the week this week.  Who knew. . . 


For Further Reflection. . .    
A great Easter Sermon by Frederick Buechner.  Money quote:  "I believe that deep down Christ dwells within everyone. . ."

                   
Weekly Schedule

Saturday, May 13--
               NO 5PM Service (Pastor Mark & Vicar Debra are away)

Sunday, May 14--Easter 5A--Mother's Day
8:00 AM        Worship Service with Eucharist (Historic Church)
                      Celebrant: Eddie Lopez
                      Preacher:  Eddie Lopez
                      Vicar:  Debra Slade
Co-Ministers of Music:  Jim Fredericks and Richard Weidlich

10:00 AM      Easter Worship Service with Eucharist (Church)
                      Celebrant: Eddie Lopez
                      Preacher: Eddie Lopez
                      Vicar:  Debra Slade
                      Co-Ministers of Music:  Jim Fredericks and Richard Weidlich
  
This Week at a Glance

Monday (15)
All Day  Stamford Flower Show (Church)
Pastor Mark returns from CREDO Conference

Tuesday (16)
All Day  Stamford Flower Show (Church)
8:00 AM  Building One Community Ex. Committee Meeting
9:30 AM  Interfaith Council Meeting

Wednesday (17)
10:00 AM  Lutheran Clergy Meeting 
Noon Stamford Clergy Meeting (Rectory)
7:30 PM Vestry

Thursday (18)
8:00 AM  Meeting with Ferguson Library
5:00 PM  UConn Stamford Meeting
7:00 PM  Interfaith Council Meeting

Friday (19)
1:00 PM  Clergy Meeting
7:00 PM  Midnight Run

Saturday (20)
5:00 PM  St. Francis  Saturday Night  Service

 Sunday (21)  Easter 6A--Load-A-Truck Sunday
8:00 AM Worship Service with Eucharist  (Historic Church)
10:00 AM  Worship Service with Eucharist (Church)
11:15 AM  Music Committee (Church)
11:15 AM  Marketing Committee (Meeting Room)

                  
Save the Date

Monday, May 29
Memorial Day

Saturday, June 3 @ 9:00 AM
Landscaping Morning 

Saturday, June 3 @ 9:00 AM
Prison Ministry

Saturday, June 3 @ 5:00 PM (Church)
Last Saturday Evening Service until September

Sunday, June 4 @ 10:00 AM (Church)
Recognize Confirmation Students

Sunday, June 4 @ 11:00 AM (Church)
Parish Picnic

Wednesday, June 7 @ 6:30 PM (Margery Irish's Home)
Prayer Shawl Ministry

Saturday, June 10 @ 10:00 AM (St. Mark's, New Canaan)
Confirmation Service

Wednesday, June 14 @ 2:00 PM (Church)
Building and Grounds Committee Meeting

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