|The Twelfth Sunday After Pentecost||August 31, 2014|
|The Eleventh Sunday After Pentecost||August 24, 2014|
|The Tenth Sunday After Pentecost||August 17, 2014|
|The Ninth Sunday After Pentecost||August 10, 2014|
|The Eighth Sunday After Pentecost||August 3, 2014|
|The Seventh Sunday After Pentecost, 11am||July 27, 2014|
|The Seventh Sunday After Pentecost, 9am||July 27, 2014|
|The Sixth Sunday After Pentecost||July 20, 2014|
|The Fifth Sunday After Pentecost||July 13, 2014|
|The Fourth Sunday After Pentecost||July 6, 2014|
|The Third Sunday After Pentecost, 9am||June 29, 2014|
|The Third Sunday After Pentecost, 11am||June 29, 2014|
|The Second Sunday After Pentecost||June 22, 2014|
|Trinity Sunday, year A||June 15, 2014|
|Day of Pentecost, year A||June 8, 2014|
Bulletin Date: May 18, 2014 4:00 am
Fifth Sunday of Easter, Year A
Holy Eucharist, Rite II
Priest-in-Charge: The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks
(BCP—Book of Common Prayer, H-Hymnal 1982; S Numbers are the service music found in the front of The Hymnal 1982; WLP-Wonder, Love and Praise)
LEVAS-Lift Every Voice and Sing II)
In the name of Christ, we welcome you to this Church. May those who sorrow find comfort; the weary, rest; the unhappy, joy; the troubled, peace; the stranger, friends; and to all the sense of God’s Presence in this holy place.
The Ringing of the Bell
Processional Hymn Open your ears, O faithful people H 536
The Word of God
Opening Acclamation BCP 355
Hymn of Praise Praise to God, immortal praise, vs 1, 3 H 288
The Collect of the Day Insert
First Reading Acts 7:55-60
Psalm Psalm 31:1-5, 15-16 BCP 622
Epistle 1 Peter 2:2-10
Sequence Hymn Christ is made the sure foundation, vs 1 & 4 H 518
(Sung to Regent Square)
Gospel John 14:1-14
The Sermon The Rev. Catherine Hicks
The Prayers of the People Insert
Confession of Sin BCP 360
The Peace BCP 360
Birthday and Anniversary Blessings BCP 830 #51/431
The Holy Communion
Eucharistic Prayer C BCP 369
Sanctus S 128
The Lord’s Prayer BCP 364
The Breaking of the Bread BCP 364
Fraction Anthem Christ our Passover S 155
The Communion of the People of God
Communion Hymn Taste and see WLP 764
Post-Communion Prayer BCP 365
Closing Hymn Christ is alive! H 182
Dismissal & Postlude
Welcome to St. Peter’s! Our hope is that you will find God’s love present with you in this place and that you will return here often.
Happy Birthdays – Bill Wick (May 19), Wendy Gayle (May 21), Justin Long (May 24).
Continuing – United Thank Offering Spring Ingathering. Help spread God’s love by helping people in the world. Deadline June 1.
Donate a book as a reward for completing SOL’s. Children at Lafayette Upper Elementary in Fredericksburg are taking SOL’s this month. Please encourage an elementary school student with the gift of a book. The children are third, fourth, and fifth grade; chapter books for ages 8-11 or so would be great. Please leave them in the designated basked in the back pew. Thank you. Deadline, next Sunday.
Today, Lunch, 12noon to 12:45PM, program until 1:45PM.
We welcome Sally O’Brien of the Episcopal Church Building Fund to St. Peter’s for lunch and discussion. From 12:45PM to 1:45PM she will share her ideas and then we’ll have some time to share ideas. The program will end at 2PM. More information about this organization, Episcopal Church Building Fund, can be found at the website ecbf.org.
THIS FRIDAY, May 23 3rd Annual “SHRED IT” Event, May 23, 4pm-5pm. This is an outreach fundraiser. Use this occasion to clear out old file cabinets, boxes, folders and envelopes containing pay stubs, tax records, bank statements and receipts. Suggested donation $5 per bag.
3rd Annual “SHRED IT” Event, May 23, 4pm-5pm. This is an outreach fundraiser. Use this occasion to clear out old file cabinets, boxes, folders and envelopes containing pay stubs, tax records, bank statements and receipts. Suggested donation $5 per bag.
St. Peter’s has recently received a $7,000 grant from the Mustard Seed Fund of the Diocese of Virginia to re-leather the organ bellows. Including donations to date, we only have $4,930 still to go. Donations can be made to St Peter’s, with “Organ Bellows” in the memo line.
——————————–This Week —————————————–
Wed., May 21, 10am – Ecumenical Bible Study
Wed., May 21, 3pm – ECW
Wed., May 21, 4:45pm – Youth group
Thurs, May 22, 8:45am – ECW Spring Meeting
Fri., May 23, 4pm – Shred-It event
St. Peter’s Episcopal Church
823 Water Street PO Box 399, Port Royal, VA 22535
Website: www.churchsp.org Parish Office: (804) 742-5908
Boyd Wisdom, Senior Warden – (804) 742-5224
Johnny Davis, Junior Warden – (804) 742-5654
Laura Carey, Cynthia Fields, Fred Pannell, Roger Key
Clarence Kunstmann, Treasurer & Elizabeth Heimbach Registrar
Brad Volland – Music Director & Organist
The Rev. Amy Turner, Children’s Ministry Coordinator
The Rev. Catherine D. Hicks, Priest- in- Charge
(540) 809-7489, (540) 898-1586, firstname.lastname@example.org
Christ Centered, Biblically Based, Spirit Filled, Caring
Linda Upshaw, Crystal and Fred Pannell, Barbara and Boyd Wisdom, Nancy Wick, Myrtle Samuels, Genevieve Davis, Peggy Roberts, Toni Fabisy, Brad Volland, Vivian McDonald, John and Sylvia Sellars and we pray for the Gideons and the spreading of the Gospel.
Mohan Machuga (grandson of Millie Muhly), Charlene Schnackenberg (mother of Becky Fisher), Bill Upshaw, (family of Linda Upshaw), Steven Geraci (family of Marion Mahoney), Leroy Fisher (grandfather of Chris Fisher), Kim Hulik (friend of the Heimbachs), Jose Gutierrez, Marc Boivin(friend of Region One), Tracy Howes(granddaughter of the Muhlys),Jaki Gathercole and family (friends of the Fishers), Brian Penneston(friend of the Wicks), Nancy Davis(sister-in-law of Johnny Davis), Jack Lord, Michelle and Brett, Bobby Hill and family, Kelly C., Jason Davidson, Kirby McClain, Bobbye Canaday (friends of Catherine Hicks), Rick and Linda Ferree and family, Nancy Hartwick (friend of Brad Volland), Gloria Jewell, Charles and Yvonne Johnson (friends of the Pannells and Laura Carey), Chuck Beckman, Nina Brunell, Jeff, Carolyn & Elizabeth Nelson, Carole Morehead (friends of the Newmans), Carrie Griffith (mother of Marilyn Newman), Butch and Carolyn Delhagen, Bob and Diane Creel(relatives of the Newmans), Marjorie Gilliland (mother of John Gilliland), David Watson (uncle of Ruth TenHoven), Bernie and Doyle (friends of Ruth TenHoven), Russell Smith, Daniel Smith (brothers of Susan Linne von Berg), Eudora Heath, Albert Barnett, Morris Samuels, Patricia Edwards (uncle , brother and sister of Andrea Pogue), Dorine Righman (sister of BJ Anderson), Brittany, Greg and Caroline Merkl (family of Jim and BJ Anderson)
Serving in the Armed Forces
Alexander Long V Gordon Devine Jeffrey Woodard
David Locklerr Daniel Vanpike Joseph George
Christopher R. DeHart Steven Lee Jonathan Wilkerson
5th Sunday in Easter
May 18, 2014, 11am
"Many Rooms" – Jan L. Richardson
"Many Rooms" – Jan L. Richardson
ST. Peter’s Episcopal Church