Outreach 2

Outreach 2

MORNING OF SILENT PRAYER

Saturday, March 30, 8:30am-12noon, Burtenshaw Hall Contemplative Outreach of Atlanta & St. Aidan’s invite you to a rewarding morning of silent prayer. Registration at 8:30am followed by snacks and fellowship; prayer program begins at 9:00am. Program includes: heart centered practice, Lectio Divina, centering prayer, contemplative walk and contemplative listening. Free and open to all! RSVP to Joe Rich jrich8824@gmail.com.

SANDWICH SATURDAY

Saturday, April 13, 9am-12noon, Burtenshaw Hall Join fellow parishioners in making PB&J sandwiches for Crossroads Community Ministries. Donations of peanut butter and jam are needed. For information contact Mike Nolan, vestrynolan@gmail.com.

PALM CROSS WORKSHOP

Saturday. April 13, 10-11am, Burtenshaw Hall The St. Aidan’s Chapter of the Order of the Daughters of the King invite women of all ages as we serve in Christian fellowship and fold palm leaves into Palm Crosses to celebrate Palm Sunday and the entrance of Jesus into Jerusalem. Psalms are distributed on Palm Sunday in remembrance of the Christians who waved them and carpeted Jesus path with them. Palm Sunday is our Christian feast on the Sunday before Easter. Please…

ADULTS ONLY EASTER EGG STUFFING PARTY

Saturday, April 13, 1—4pm, Burtenshaw Hall This is a fun and easy way to help in a very tangible way, for just one afternoon. Please join us as we fill the Easter eggs to be hidden in our Annual Easter Egg Hunt. Feel free to stop in for as long as you are able. Adults ONLY, please. Want to know what to bring? Check the Bunny Supply Drop in Burtenshaw Hall. Questions? Email Ellen Keel at children@staidans.org.

PRIMETIMERS (AGE 50+)

Sunday, March 24, following the 11am service Gibbs Gardens Trip—Let’s wander through the   gardens, see the daffodils, lunch at the cafe, and take the tram to see as much as we can. Our rain date is March 31. Gardens are located at 1987 Gibbs Dr. in Ballground, GA. Cost is $18 for seniors and $50 if you want to buy a season pass. Tickets can be purchased online to avoid standing in line. Email Bonnie Olentine at taxi920@aol.com if you plan to attend.…

ST. AIDAN’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY

This year St. Aidan’s celebrates 25 years of ministry to the greater Milton/Alpharetta community. We would like to begin with a celebration on April 7 and are seeking volunteers for a committee to plan the festivities throughout the year. If you are interested, please contact Lauren, youth@staidans.org or Carol, office@staidans.org.

LENTEN REFLECTIONS SOUP SERIES

12noon | Wednesday, March 13 & 27, April 10 | BH 6:30pm | Wednesday, March 20 & April 3 | BH Our popular Lenten series returns; this year with evening opportunities as well as noonday. We are looking for volunteers to bring soup & bread, as well as be a presenter. A signup sheet is in the Narthex. The hour-long program will include a question & answer session and will be an opportunity to hear from parishioners of St. Aidan’s. 

RESPECT Class Update

Beginning Sunday, March 3, the R.E.S.P.E.C.T. Sunday School Class will begin discussions of Executing Grace, How the Death Penalty Killed Jesus and Why It’s Killing Us, by Shane Claiborne (Chapters 1-3). Bryan Stevenson, author of Just Mercy says: “This compelling and thoughtful book is a must-read for people of faith…and anyone serious about grace and mercy.” All are welcome.

BACKPACKS OF LOVE

Thank You St. Aidan’s family for your on going donations! Oatmeal packets, canned tuna and fruit are always in need. We have had a request for juice boxes also. Please leave donations in our basket in the Narthex any time. Also check us out on Facebook. Any questions call or text Marty McPherson 770-639-5643, Thank You!  Nourishing Young Minds,Backpacks of Love

Honduras Mission Trip

Are you interested in participating in the Honduras Building Mission Trip? We will be hosting an interest meeting on Sunday, January 20 at 1 pm in Grace Parish Hall at St. David’s Episcopal Church in Roswell.