Tuesday, March 4, 6:00 pm -- Pancake Dinner. Shrove Tuesday is traditionally the time for "cleaning out the pantry" and using up fats and sugar before Lent begins. Join us for pancakes, mardi gras music, games, and fellowship. Sign up by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
Tuesday, March 4, 6:30 pm -- Education for Ministry (EfM). EfM is an in-depth look at scripture, theology, and Christian history, in which participants learn and practice theological reflection on their lives. More information is here.
Wednesday, March 5 -- Ash Wednesday. We mark the beginning of the holy season of Lent.
7:15 am -- Ash Wednesday Liturgy with Imposition of
Ashes, no Eucharist, no music.
7:00 pm -- Ash Wednesday Liturgy with Imposition of Ashes, Eucharist and music.
Thursday and Fri.-- Morning Prayer, 7:15 am. A quiet service of scripture and prayer to start your day, using the Daily Office of the Episcopal Church.
Thursday, March 6, 7 pm -- Hidden Brook Contemplative Prayer Service. Candlelight, chant, prayer, poetry, and silence. A holy pause in your busy week.
Friday, March 7, 11 am -- Pastoral Response Team. A gathering for Noonday Prayer and conversation about how best to respond to the joys and concerns of people in the parish, as well as the community.
Sunday, March 9, 10 am (1st Sunday of Lent).
Holy Eucharist, 10 am --The Rev. Amy McCreath, presiding and Duncan Hilton, preaching. The service begins with the Great Litany, our fullest expression of deep desire to return to God and live in a way that reflects our faith. Nursery will be open. Stay for refreshments after worship. After refreshments, all who would like to be paired with a "prayer partner" for the season of Lent are invited to a session preparing them for that ministry, led by Duncan Hilton and Leandra Lambert.