St. Francis Weekly
March 14 - March 21, 2021

Join us for Worship with Eucharist at 10:00 AM HERE.
The Sunday bulletin can be accessed HERE.
Quote of the Week. . .
Food for Thought. . .
Another wonderful vestry reflection. Thank you, Annette Herber. . .

When I fall on my Knees with my Face to the Rising Sun, o Lord, have Mercy on me!” 

This line is stuck in my head, connected with the season of Lent and singing it with the choir at St. Francis. 

Preparing for this meditation, I googled the spiritual it belongs to. Most of you know it. It begins with “Let us break bread together on our knees,” continues with “Let us drink wine together,” and ends with “Let us praise God together.”

Well, the refrain seems to have taken a hold of me in a rather literal way: To read more, click here. . .
Link of the Week
Former section leader and friend of St. Francis, Jim Fredericks, featured in Homeworthy. Man Plays Music in Same New York City Apartment for Nearly 50 Years . . .
Going Deeper
An excellent interview with Interfaith Youth Core Director, Eboo Patel.
Weekly Schedule
Sunday, March 21
Lent 5B
Rabbi Joshua Hammerman Preaching

10:00 AM   
Worship with Eucharist

Godly Play
Jesus and the Zacchaeus

After the 10 AM Service
Zoom Coffee Hour

11:00 AM
Lenten Book Club (podcast):

4:00 PM
Service for Pets and Their People


Monday (22)
10:00 AM
Hymn selection committee

6:00 PM
Pacific House Board Meeting

Tuesday (23)
11:00 AM
Sabbatical Committee Meeting

5:00 PM 
Prayer Shawl Ministry Zoom

6:00 PM 
Evening Meditation Zoom

Wednesday (24)
8:30 AM 
Episcopal Church in Connecticut Zoom Meeting -- Priests & Wardens

7:00 PM
Midweek Lenten Reflection: The Work of the People Video Series--
Communion & Going to Church

Thursday (25)
10:00 AM 
Morning Prayer (via Zoom)

11:00 AM
Edgehill Eucharist

7:00 PM
Faith in Facing Racism Program

Friday (26)
10:00 AM
Cottage Meeting Implementation

11:00 AM
Zoom Sing-a-Long

12:30 PM
Marketing Committee Meeting

Sunday (28)
Palm Sunday
10:00 AM 
Worship with Eucharist

After Worship
Zoom Coffee Hour

11:00 AM
Lenten Book Club (podcast):
Save the Date

Tuesday, March 30 @ 4:00 PM
Reopening Committee Meeting

Tuesday, March 30 @ 5:00 PM
American Jewish Committee Interfaith/Intergroup Seder

Tuesday, March 30 @ 5:00 PM
Prayer Shawl Ministry

Tuesday, March 30 @ 6:00 PM Evening Meditation

Wednesday, March 31 @ 8:30 AM
Episcopal Church in CT Zoom Meeting with Priest and Wardens

Thursday, April 1 @ 10:00 AM Morning Prayer

Thursday, April 1 @ 11:00 AM
Edgehill Eucharist

Thursday, April 1 @ 7:00 PM
Maundy Thursday Service

Friday, April 2 @ 7:00 PM
Good Friday Service

Sunday, April 4 @ 10:00 AM
Easter Sunday Eucharist
Livestream Worship

Sunday, April 4 after Worship
Zoom Coffee Hour

Tuesday, April 6 @ 5:00 PM
Prayer Shawl Ministry

Tuesday, April 6 @ 6:00 PM Evening Meditation

Tuesday, April 6 @ 7:00 PM
Adult Forum:

Wednesday, April 7 @ 8:30 AM
Episcopal Church in CT Zoom Meeting with Priest and Wardens

Thursday, April 8 @ 10:00 AM Morning Prayer

Thursday, April 8 @ 11:00 AM
Edgehill Eucharist

Friday, April 9 @ 11:00 AM
Weekly Sing-A-Long

Sunday, April 11 @ 10:00 AM
Eucharist Worship Service

Sunday, April 11 @ 10:45 AM
Coffee Hour Zoom Meeting