Parish News Update: March 13, 2016

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Sign up for the Altar of Repose is March 24-25 – Will you give just one hour to stay and sit watch with Jesus in the Garden? Please see sign-up sheet on the bulletin board outside the Parish Hall. Please note more than one person can sign up for the same time slot.

• Sunday, March 13th and March 20th —Easter/Spring Sale to benefit the Sunday school charity of 2016, the St. Frances food pantry.

Quiet Day – Senior Ministry Committee is sponsoring a Lenten Day of Reflection on Friday, March 18th.  Sign up sheets are located in the front of Church (Narthex) on the table. Father Gable will be the facilitator.

Easter Egg Hunt—Sunday, March 27tth after the 10:00 a.m. service in the Rector’s yard. Bring your own basket!

• Easter Eggs -Thank you to everyone who donated their plastic eggs from last year’s hunt.  Thank you for all the eggs donated this year for the Easter egg hunt. There are now plenty of eggs!  WANTED: EASTER CANDY to fill the eggs. Small wrapped candies can be dropped off either in classroom 4 or the kitchen.

St. Jude’s Youth Ministry is collecting coupons for pet supplies to give to Last Hope Animal Rescue in Wantagh.  Please leave donations of coupons for pet food and cat litter in the Last Hope donation box located in the Narthex. Thank you on behalf of the homeless pets!

Food for the Hungry – The pantry is in desperate need of the following items: toothpaste, paper towels, toilet paper, bar soap, liquid hand soap and all personal hygiene products. Of course, non-perishable foods are always accepted. Your donations are very much appreciated.