Diane Robinson

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Worship for the Week of 22 November 2020

Monday to Friday Midday prayers are offered at 12pm. Saturday, 21 November 5pm Eucharist (Vigil – Rite II) Sunday, 22 November Feast of Christ the King 7.20am (Mattins); 8am Eucharist 10am Sung Eucharist & Children’s programme Preacher: Mother Miriam, CSM Wednesday, 25 November 12pm Eucharist for Thanksgiving Thursday, 26 November 12pm Midday Prayers for Thanksgiving …

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Thanksgiving at Bethesda

There will be a Eucharist at the High Altar to celebrate Thanksgiving on Wednesday, 25 November at noon. Midday prayers will be said at 12pm on Thanksgiving Day.  All are welcome.

Advent Organ Meditations – Thursday 3, 10 and 17th December

Midday prayers on Thursday 3, 10 and 17th December, will include a series of organ meditations based on Advent – Christmas themes, played by Owen Reid, the Lloyd Cast Organ Fellow at the Cathedral of All Saints, Albany.  Music includes works by Bach, Brahms, Guilant, as well as contemporary composers.  Prayers and meditation begin at …

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Bible Study on Infancy Narratives – December 9th and 16th

Following midday prayers at noon on Wednesday 9th and 16th December, Fr Wallace will lead a discussion on the story of Jesus’s birth as told by the evangelists, Matthew and Luke.  Please register with the church office if you wish to attend.

Bethesda Book Club – 21 December at 7pm

The BBC (Bethesda Book Club) will meet on Monday 21 December at 7pm in the church to discuss four short stories:  The Gift of the Magi (O. Henry); The Saint and the Goblin (Saki/H.H. Munro); The Christmas Goblins (Dickens) and Between the Lights (E.F. Benson)

Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council (EOC) Donations

At this time they cannot collect clothing items. We will be delivering the donations to the Saratoga County Economic Opportunity Council (EOC) for distribution to those who need them in our community, and we will continue this collection drive during the pandemic. Thanks again for your generosity.

New Parish House and Mercy House of Saratoga

We are preparing to construct a new Parish House next to our church.  This building will provide church meeting space and offices on the first floor, and the second through fourth floors will house Mercy House of Saratoga.             Mercy House of Saratoga is a major mission for Bethesda.  It …

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Vestry Resolution – Mercy House

Bethesda Episcopal Church 43 Washington Street Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 RESOLUTION OF THE VESTRY at its regular monthly meeting September 19, 2018 ON A MOTION OF Mr. Miller, Senior Warden, Seconded by Ms. Berheide, Junior Warden. WHEREAS, Bethesda, through its Vestry and congregation, has advanced plans for the new parish house adjacent to the church, …

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