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Lemonade Days

Posted by on Apr 4, 2018 in Parish Life | 0 comments

Lemonade Days Wednesday, April 18 – Sunday, April 22 Lemonade days are here again! This is a great opportunity for our church to show the community what kind of people we are. Can you help show people where to park? Liz needs LOTS of adults to help our youth do this event. If you can help, sign up with Liz Beal Kidd ([email protected]) for a 2 hour shift: Wednesday, April 18: 3:30 – 8:00pm Thursday, April 19: 3:30 – 8:00pm Friday, April 20: 3:30 – 9:00pm Saturday, April 21: 8:00am – 9:00pm Sunday,...

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Oakland Cemetery Walking Tour

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Oakland Cemetery Walking Tour Tuesday, April 17, 2018    Join us as we tour Oakland Cemetery. Lunch, which is optional and Dutch treat, will follow at Six Feet Under. This tour is Sponsored by SPARKS and is open to everyone.  Please gather in the parking lot at 9:30 am to take the van or join the caravan. SIGN UP NOW by contacting Kathryn Turman at 404-303-891...

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Parish Work Day

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Parish Work Day Saturday, April 14, 2018 from 8 am – 12 noon Sheriff Pat and Deputy Doug are looking for volunteers for St. Patrick’s upcoming semi-annual parish workday. We need teams to help spruce up the church grounds. Please sign up this Sunday for one of the following teams: Team Name Team Captain Task(s) The Hose Brigade Pressure wash the sidewalks We Do Windows Wash Windows Slim’n Trim Trim bushes and hedges Petals and Pin Clean flower beds/spread pine straw The...

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Donate Your Easter Eggs

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Donate Your Easter Eggs If you would like for St. Patrick’s to reuse your plastic Easter eggs, please bring them by Becky Beal’s office (room...

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Rector’s Forum Book Study

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Join Father Dick and Mother Julia for a joyous book  study during this Easter Season! Topics include: The nature of true joy Have you renounced pleasure? The Obstacles to Joy: Fear, Stress and Anxiety; Frustration and Anger; Sadness and Grief; Despair; Loneliness; Envy; Suffering and Adversity; Illness and Fear of Death The Eight Pillars of Joy: Perspective; Humility; Humor; Acceptance; Forgiveness; Gratitude; Compassion; Generosity Joy Practices We begin this Sunday, April 8, during the Rector’s Forum.  This first week we...

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Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Parish Life | 0 comments

St Pat’s Parish Family – Sabbath Weekend SAVE THE DATE — if you haven’t already! We will be returning to Forrest Hills Mountain Resort, Dahlonega for a joyful time of Sabbath on Friday April 27 thru 29th. Please talk with Alison Forbes (678-644-5553 or [email protected]) if you have questions or wish to join the rooming and/or welcome team. We will take room bookings starting on Palm Sunday. Book early to avoid...

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Lemonade Days

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Parish Life | 0 comments

Lemonade Days Wednesday, April 18 – Sunday, April 22 Lemonade days are here again! This is a great opportunity for our church to show the community what kind of people we are. Can you help show people where to park? Liz needs LOTS of adults to help our youth do this event. If you can help, sign up with Liz Beal Kidd ([email protected]) for a 2 hour shift:  Wednesday, April 18: 3:30 – 8:00pm      Thursday, April 19: 3:30 – 8:00pm      Friday, April 20: 3:30 – 9:00pm  Saturday, April 21: 8:00am...

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Altar of Repose – Sacred Watch Sign-Up

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Parish Life | 0 comments

Altar of Repose – Sacred Watch Sign-Up To sign up for a shift, fill your name in for a time slot on the sign-up sheet in the narthex. There should be at least two people keeping vigil at all times throughout the night, but more than two are welcome! For safety, a security guard will be in our parking lot during the Vigil. Feel free to sign up for longer than one hour. The Sacred Watch will take place in the...

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No Yoga

Posted by on Mar 28, 2018 in Parish Life | 0 comments

  No Yoga during Holy Week and the first week of Easter: March 30, April 2 and April 6

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Easter Sunday Birthday and Anniversary Blessings

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Easter Sunday Birthday and Anniversary Blessings Birthday and Anniversary blessings will not occur on Easter Sunday. If you are having a birthday or anniversary this week and would like to receive a blessing during the service, please consider receiving your blessing on April 8. We appreciate your...

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