Weekly Worship Schedule
Sunday 10 a.m., Holy Eucharist
Wednesday 11:30 a.m. Midday Prayer with Prayers for Healing.
Third Wednesday of the month, Worship & Distribution of Holy Communion at Bridges by Epoch Memory Care Assisted Living, Westford.
Online Prayer Community, Saturdays on our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/StMarkWestford. All are invited to add their prayer concerns in the comments as we pray together for all in need of God's grace and in gratitude for all God has given.
We gladly pray for all in need of prayer during our Prayers for Healing: To request we pray for someone, e-mail our priest, Rev. Suzanne Wade RevSuzanneWade@gmail.com.
Continuing the Harvest
Food Drive for Westford Food Pantry. Please bring nonperishables on Sundays in November. A special collection basket will be located in the narthex for your gifts. As we give thanks for our blessings, we continue to remember those who are hungry.
"Small Gifts, Great Harvest" Interfaith Thanksgiving Service, Tuesday, Nov. 24, at 7 p.m. Bring your gift of canned goods for the Westford Community Food Pantry as we celebrate the many ways small gifts of time and money produce abundant rewards for the community. Presenters will include representatives from local Christian, Jewish & Muslim faith communities, musical and dance groups, and representatives from several community groups that have helped ensure an abundant harvest for all this year. Join us as we give thanks for the many blessings of this past year, and look forward to Thanksgiving.
To sign-up to bring refreshments, please visit our Sign Up at VolunteerSpot.
PARISH ADMINISTRATOR, ST. MARK’S EPISCOPAL CHURCH, WESTFORD, MA
The position of Parish Administrator of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church is a part-time position of 15 hours per week September through June, with reduced hours of 5 hours per week in July and August. Since interaction with the public both in person and over the phone is a large part of the position, the successful candidate will be friendly, caring, and sensitive to issues that require confidentiality. Responsibilities include greeting visitors; managing phones, mail and e-mail; maintaining database and related directories; creating weekly bulletin, bimonthly newsletter, and other publications and documents as needed; maintaining church calendar and building use schedule; and assisting with the hall rental program. Strong computer and organizational skills are essential. Send resume and cover letter to: St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Attn. Rev. Suzanne Wade, 75 Cold Spring Road, Westford, MA 01886, or via e-mail to email@example.com
Advent at St. Mark's
The Letters of Paul. Paul’s letters have inspired and challenged the faithful for centuries. In this extended study, we’ll delve deep into Paul’s world and consider recent scholarship regarding Paul’s texts to deepen our understanding of his letters, the earliest writings we have from the fledgling church. Classes will meet Sunday Oct. 4, Oct. 18, Nov. 1, Nov. 22, and Dec. 6 at 5:30 pm. To enhance the discussion, participants will be asked to complete reading assignments before each class. For more information, see Rev. Suzanne, (508) 472-9656, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Advent Quiet Day, Dec. 6 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pause for a few minutes in this busy season to sit peacefully in the presence of God. Come for worship at 10 a.m. and stay as long as you like, or drop in as your schedule permits. Sit quietly in the church or participate in a variety of prayer practices, including drawing prayer, finger labyrinth, and rosary making. Come when you can, leave when you are ready.
Outreach Team Meeting, Nov. 29, 11:30 a.m.
Sunday School registration:
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