|Welcome to St. Margaret’s
Wherever you are in your faith journey, you’ll find a warm welcome at St. Margaret’s. Whether you are an intentional seeker or merely passing through … whether you’re a cradle Episcopalian or someone just wondering about faith, we invite you to come and find a supportive and safe place to grow and explore.
It’s a new year, and a great time for a fresh start. Let this be your year to invigorate your spiritual life, kindle new friendships, and develop your unique talents to help others. Try a Come and See Sunday at St Margaret’s. Click here to learn more.
Come for the traditional pre-Lenten feast on Tuesday, February 17, from 5:30-7:00 pm. The menu will be pancakes, sausage, fruit, milk, and orange juice. Tickets are $5 per person, with a maximum of $20 per family. All proceeds will go to support the youth mission trip to Washington, DC, July 12-18, to learn about how abuse of power creates injustice and how we can use our power for good. Children: at 6:00 pm, help “bury” the Alleluia! until Easter.
Meaningful Movies, 3rd Tuesday of the Month at 6:30 p.m. in Bristol Hall. Gather with your neighbors for refreshments, a movie, and discussion. The purpose of Meaningful Movies is to use film and discussion to bring people together. Films are chosen based upon quality, educational value, and potential for community dialog. The next two movies are:
Friday, February 20, 7:30 pm. Nitsan Joy Gordan, an Israeli peace activist, will speak on her 20-year grass roots efforts to create peace between Arabs and Jews through her interfaith organization Together Beyond Words. Hear about life in the Middle East, Nitsan’s work, and her views on the future for her troubled land. Suggested donation is $10, which goes to support Nitsan’s work for peace. Shalom.
Especially for young adults and parents, but also for everyone of all ages, come to hear about planning ahead for those we love. Making a will, planning for the care of minor children, and completing a durable power of attorney and health care directives are important responsibilities for each of us. Parishioner and attorney Sam Ciappana and the rector Chris Jillard will describe what is involved and why it’s important. All this – plus refreshments and free child care (register ahead with Sonja Lindberg).