The First Sunday after the Epiphany:
The Baptism of Our Lord Jesus Christ
Father in heaven, who at the baptism of Jesus in the River Jordan proclaimed him your beloved Son and anointed him with the Holy Spirit: Grant that all who are baptized into his Name may keep the covenant they have made, and boldly confess him as Lord and Savior; who with you and the Holy Spirit lives and reigns, one God, in glory everlasting. Amen.
ECCT CYCLE OF PRAYER:
St. Peter’s, Cheshire; Holy Advent, Clinton; Trinity Church, Collinsville; St. James’, Danbury; wardens, treasurers, clerks, and all vestry members; elected delegates; General Convention deputies; and annual parish meetings.
Guest Organist, David McCarthy will premiere an arrangement of his own, based on Rachmaninoff’s Praise the Lord O My Soul, which is movement two of the All Night Vigil. the Prelude will be Largo from Guitar Concerto, by Vivaldi arr Norris; and the Postlude will be Carol of the Bells, by Winston. Come have a listen…
Women’s Group meeting today following the 10:00 a.m. worship.
Coffee hour hosts needed for Sunday mornings. A sign-up sheet is located in the Guild Room.
Vestry meeting Monday, January 9 at 7:00 p.m.
The next series of Yoga Fusion classes will begin on Wednesday 1.11.17 at 7:00 p.m. This class is suitable for all levels so beginners are welcome!
Please contact Joyce Generoso via email: Jageneroso@aol.com or cell phone 203.984.3050 to sign up. Bring a yoga mat, 2 yoga blocks and a small blanket or towel.
THIS WEEK AT WORSHIP
Guest Organist: David McCarthy
Altar Guild: Sarah French
Ushers: Anita Hughes and Paul Mordoff
Verger: Marsha Dunn
Crucifer: Zachary DeVito
Lector: George Helwig
Intercessor: Barbara Judson
Sub-Deacon: Charles Dunn
Presider: The Reverend Canon Patricia M. Coller