These are the announcements set to appear in Sunday’s bulletin.
ST. THADDEUS CHAPTER OF EPISCOPAL CHURCH PEACE FELLOWSHIP (EPF):: The next meeting will be after the holidays, January 16, 2018. Seeking ploughshares? Yes! Join the St. Thaddeus Church Chapter of Episcopal Peace Fellowship (EPF). We will meet regularly on Tuesdays at 12:00 PM in the Chapel “to develop within the Church a community of Christians pledged to peace, justice, reconciliation and nonviolence.” Bring a brown bag lunch and come share your concerns.
Ladies Lunch Bunch: Thursday, January 25, 2018
The Willcox Hotel – Library
100 Colleton Avenue, Aiken
Menu Option 1 – Grilled chicken, roasted sweet potato, bell peppers and red onion, tomato and pepper sauce
Option 2 – Roasted salmon filet, lemon, broccoli, herb orzo, creamy ricotta
Desserts: New York cheesecake, berry compote, vanilla whipped cream or
Chocolate bundt cake with chocolate sauce and fresh raspberries, whipped cream
Program “Reflections of an Army Nurse in Vietnam – 1967-68
Linda Caldwell, RN, MS
Hostesses Jean Stephenson and Linda Caldwell
Make check for $22 payable to Jean Stephenson
Menu selection on Memo Line
Mail to 587 Ashbury Drive, Aiken, SC 29803
Checks mailed no later than Thursday, January 21
For more information call Jean at 642-9230 or Linda at 226-0546
Volunteer Opportunity Available: A new volunteer billet of Volunteer Coordinator is being established at St. Thaddeus. For the right person, this will be an exciting opportunity to interact with all of the church’s ministries. The task will be to manage all elements of volunteering at St. Thaddeus. The role involves assessing and meeting needs for the various ministries through the recruitment, placement and retention of volunteers. If you are interested in this position or have questions, please speak with Fr. Grant or call the church office at 803-648-5497.
LET'S START KNITTING AND CROCHETING: Come knit, crochet, needlepoint, or sew with us. Don’t know how? Someone in the group will! Bring your materials. We’ll have project ideas and we’d love to hear about more. We have a morning and an evening group on Tuesdays. am: 9:30 to 11:00 and pm: 6:30 to 8:00.
We meet at the Extended Care cottage on the Mead Hall Aiken Prep Campus located off Florence Street.
Directions from St. Thaddeus: Drive south on Barnwell to Florence Street, NW. Turn left onto Florence. Turn right into the third driveway to the parking lot. (Or the fourth driveway just before Richland Avenue, if you miss the third) The building is the white house on the right, in front of the volley ball court. Contact Susan Stribling at firstname.lastname@example.org
GRIEF SUPPORT: We invite you to come be with us as we share with and support each other during the grief process. Deacon Jane will be with us as we try to find Peace after the death of a loved one. All are welcome to join us. We will be meeting at 10:30 to 11:30 AM on the first and third Monday of each month in the small parlor of the Stevenson-McClelland building.
If you have questions call Gail Butler at 649-1741.
AREA CHURCHES TOGETHER SERVING: The January donation item is jelly.
THE ORDER OF SAINT LUKE’S: The Order of St. Luke Healing Hands of Jesus Chapter meets at St. Augustine’s of Canterbury Episcopal Church, 1630 Silver Bluff Rd., on the second Monday evening of each month. At 6 p.m. there is a short study, and at 7 p.m. there is a Healing Service. All are welcome for both or for either part.
WEDNESDAY MORNING STUDY GROUP: Regular meetings of the Wednesday morning study group will resume on Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 9:30 am in the Stevenson-McClelland Bldg. small parlor. On Wednesday, January 17, 2018, we will begin a study of a book titled Judgment by Robert Capon. For information about the group’s activities, please call Burt Tiffany at 648-8422 or email at BAMTiffany@aol.com.
Men of St. Thaddeus (M.O.S.T): We will meet from 6:00 to about 8:00 p.m. on the 2nd Tuesday of each month, in the Stevenson-McClelland building for a meal and fellowship. We’ll start cooking around 6:15 p.m. The purpose of this group is to get to know each other better, and to figure out what we want to do next month. Here are the “rules”: Bring your entrée to cook on the grill. Salad, “taters” and liquid refreshment will be provided. A donation to cover cost of salad, “taters” and liquid refreshment of $2 appreciated, but not required. Programs are optional; if you want one, you are in charge (here’s a meeting without an Agenda—that’s unique). This is “men’s night out”.