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Highlands Voice                       Volume 13, Number 9

 

February 28, 2016
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Immanuel Church, Highlands
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RESTING IN THE PRESENCE

On Sunday mornings during Lent, the choir and ministers are not processing in; rather, we are taking our places for worship at 10:20 a.m. Please join us during this quiet time as we rest in the Spirit's presence.

 

Meditations on the Passion 2016 2












BISHOP SHAND IS COMING

April 24, 2016


On behalf of The Rt. Rev. Wayne P. Wright,  

The Rt. Rev. James J. Shand,

Retired Bishop of Easton,

will make the annual Episcopal Visitation

to Immanuel, Highlands,

on April 24th.

 He will be the Celebrant and Preacher

at a combined 10:00 a.m. service.


Undesignated offerings received during this liturgy

will be given to Bishop Wright's Discretionary Fund.


If anyone is interested in

Confirmation, Reception, or Renewal of Baptismal Vows,

please see the Rector as soon as possible.


[NOTE: THERE WILL BE

NO 8:00 A.M. LITURGY ON THIS DAY]



Interfaith Resource Center Road Trip to Dover, Delaware

Wednesday - March 2, 2016


Bus leaves IRC parking lot 9:30 a.m.

1530 Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE 19803


Returning at 4:30 p.m. (Bring your own lunch)

$55 per person… includes bus and entrance fees.


We will see The St. John’s Bible at Biggs Museum and visit Barratt’s Chapel.


RSVP as soon as possible to reserve your space. 302.420.7117



 

EMBRACING SPIRITUAL AWAKENING:

Embracing Spiritual Awakening 

A Five Session Lenten Study


Tuesdays:

February 16 -

March 15, 2016



Potluck Suppers                    Study Sessions

  6:00 - 6:30 p.m.                     6:30 - 7:30 p.m.



Holy Week and Easter 2016 Schedule of Services


THE SUNDAY OF THE PASSION: March 20, 2016

 8:00 a.m.     Holy Eucharist

10:30 a.m.    Liturgy of the Palms, Holy Eucharist,

                    & dramatic reading of the Passion


MONDAY IN HOLY WEEK: March 21, 2016

  5:30 p.m.     Holy Eucharist, in the Chapel


TUESDAY IN HOLY WEEK: March 22, 2016

  5:30 p.m.      Holy Eucharist, in the Chapel


WEDNESDAY IN HOLY WEEK: March 23, 2016

12:15 p.m.       Holy Eucharist and Healing


MAUNDY THURSDAY: March 24, 2016

  6:15 p.m.       Holy Eucharist and Washing of Feet

                       Agapé Supper

                       Stripping of the Altar & Vigil


GOOD FRIDAY: March 25, 2016

  1:00 p.m.       The Way of the Cross:

                       Service of Meditation presented by the youth

  7:30 p.m.       Good Friday Liturgy

 

HOLY SATURDAY: March 26, 2016

10:30 a.m.        Liturgy, at the Tomb

 

EASTER DAY: March 27, 2016

  5:30 a.m.        The Great Vigil of Easter

  7:30 a.m.        Festival Eucharist of the Resurrection



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Highlands Voice Deadline: 4:00 p.m. each Tuesday for the next week’s issue.

Phillip Stephens, Parish Administrator and Highlands Voice Editor

Office hours: 8:30 – 1:30, Monday through Friday.

Phone: 302.658.7326 ext. 10

Email: PStephens@immanuel-highlands.org


THE THIRD SUNDAY IN LENT


 

Link to Lectionary Page


 

Exodus 3:1-15

Psalm 63:1-8

1 Corinthians 10:1-13

Luke 13:1-9

 




PARISH INTERCESSIONS

The Province de L'Eglise Anglicane Du Congo


St. Thomas Parish, Newark:

Paul W. Gennett, Jr., Rector;

Cecily Sawyer Harmon, Deacon


FAITH Center


Those in need of our prayers for strength, guidance or healing: Tomr, Maria, Christopher, Jeremy, Joan, Janie, Marian, Richard, George, Cathy, Marie, Leslee, Victoriano, Tom, Beverley, Eve, Cathy, Molly, Keith, Don, Austin, Kim, George, Barb, Rebecca, Aileen, Judy, Aixa, Fam, Salvador, Erika, Mac, George, Dee, John, Carolyn, Jack, Tony, Robert, Kay, Cis, Children of Guatemala, Don, Military Spouses and Families


Those that are on assignment in the Middle East and throughout the world in the service of their country: Damien


Those who have died, and for the comfort of their families: 

Julian, Grace




CALENDAR


Immanuel Church, Highlands

2400 West 17th Street

Wilmington, DE 19806

www.immanuel-highlands.org

Tel: 302.658.7326




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