Announcements for October 23-29, 2011

The Flight to Egypt, depicting James, Joses, Simon and Jude, the Lord’s Brothers

Today: 8:30 am Matins; 9:30 am Divine Liturgy & Pot-Luck Brunch & Teen Christian Education Class

Tuesday: 6:00 pm Vespers

Thursday: 6:00 pm Vespers & Choir

Saturday: 6:00 pm Vespers

Sunday: 8:30 am Matins; 9:30 am Divine Liturgy, Brunch, Parish Council Meeting

We have lots of opportunities for outreach ministry.  Let your light so shine before others…  Please consider being part of one of them.

• St. Andrew’s Halloween Party (this Thursday the 27th from 6:30 pm)

• Portland Homeless Family Solutions / Goose Hollow (this Friday the 28th from 6:00 to 9:30 pm)

• Operation Write Home (letters to deployed members of the armed forces)

Friday & Saturday, November 18 & 19 — Journey To Light Icon and Chant Festival here at St. Nicholas and at St. Clare.  You’ll receive special information this week.

Saturday, November 26 — Men’s Quiet Day.  More info available next Sunday.

Saturday, December 3 — All-Parish Work Party (indoors and outdoors)

Saturday, December 10 — Advent Quiet Day (hosted by the Fellowship of New Skete): The Advent of the Messiah from Hymnographers, Poets and Musicians of the Bible and the Church