Shrove Tuesday Dinner: Make sure to mark your calendar for Tuesday, February 21 and come to Fellowship Hall between
5:30 - 7 pm for delicious pancakes (lovingly flipped by our Rector!) and sausages ($5) or jambalaya complete with chicken, sausage, ham and shrimp ($10)! Please sign up on the table in the Narthex.
FEBRUARY MISSION MATTERS:
FOOD DRIVE: Our monthly Food Drive will take place on Saturday, February 11th from 9:30 to 11:30 AM in Fellowship Hall. We are working to increase donations and make it easier for you to donate by doing the following:
1. List of Suggested Food donations:
MUSTARD SEED: Cereal, peanut butter, jelly in plastic jars, tuna, soup, pasta & sauce. CANNOT USE MASTER LIST ITEMS.
ABBY’S HOUSE: Extra virgin olive oil, granulated sugar, canned coffee (ground, regular), side dishes (Rice-a Roni, Pasta Roni, Near East).
DISMAS FARM: Canned tuna and chicken, canned fruit, Dinty Moore beef stew, cookies.
WACHUSETT FOOD PANTRY: Tissues, cereal, 100% juice, snacks, sides (Knorr pastas and rice, hamburger helper etc.).
LAUNDRY LOVE: Detergent, pods preferred, dryer sheets, baby sensitive detergent.
2. Donation boxes have been placed in the Narthex near the Prayer Shawls and in Fellowship Hall. If you can’t make it to a scheduled drive, you can donate anytime during office hours or following services.
3. Donation boxes will soon appear at Sweets & Java, GQ Hair Salon and other businesses. Stay tuned.
HOPE FOR HOUSING CARDS: The deadline to order cards is Sunday February 12th with pick up after services on the weekend of Feb. 18th and 19th.
AIDS PROJECT WORCESTER THANKS YOU: Recipients of your coat donations were very grateful for your overwhelming generosity. Some of the recipients were actually in tears. Early donations were distributed prior to last weekend’s frigid temperatures.
EARTHQUAKE IN TURKEY & SYRIA: Mission Ministries will be donating $500 to Episcopal Relief and Development for aid in light of the devastating earthquake in Turkey and Syria.