May
16
Wed
Holy Eucharist @ Church of the Heavenly Rest Chapel
May 16 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm

Join us for weekly noon-hour Eucharist service every Wednesday afternoon in our Chapel.

Celtic Eucharist
May 16 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
May
17
Thu
Journaling, Small Group @ Chapel
May 17 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Writing is a powerful form of contemplative prayer. The Journaling group meets once a week, Thursday mornings at 10am in the Chapel, to write and reflect together. During Advent we will be working with the book “Watch for the Light: Readings for Advent and Christmas.” Please contact Tuesday Rupp, trupp@heavenlyrest.org, for more information.

May
18
Fri
Bible Study @ Undercroft, Gray Room
May 18 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am

All are welcome to join us for weekly Bible Study on Friday mornings in our beautiful Undercroft.

May
19
Sat
Epiphany Noonday Prayer @ Church of the Heavenly Rest
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
May
20
Sun
Holy Eucharist @ Church
May 20 @ 8:00 am

Rite I Service in the Chapel

Holy Eucharist @ Church
May 20 @ 9:00 am

Rite II Service in the Chapel

Holy Eucharist @ Church
May 20 @ 10:30 am

Rite II Service with sermon, choir and hymns in the Church

Youth Celebration & Recognition Sunday @ Church of the Heavenly Rest
May 20 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Celebration of Children and Youth Sunday
On Pentecost, Sunday, May 20, during the 10:30am service, we will celebrate the youth of our Parish and the adults who work with them. During the service, our Acolytes, Choristers, Church School Members, and Confirmands will lead the service and perform a dramatic reading of the Pentecost lesson from Acts. If your child would like to be part of the leadership for Youth Sunday, please email Mollie at mnichols@heavenlyrest.org or Rev. Cindy at cstravers@heavenlyrest.org. Please come and support our leaders of today and the future! Then we will all celebrate the end of a great year with a picnic lunch and games. We’ll provide the hotdogs (cooked on a charcoal grill!) and beverages. If you’re able, please bring a side dish to share. If you have questions, contact Cindy (email listed above).
Questioning Faith @ Church of Heavenly Rest
May 20 @ 12:15 pm – 1:15 pm

New to the Church or simply want to explore your faith more deeply? We’ll look at scripture, tradition, and reason within the Episcopal Church. Come to ask all the questions that you’ve wanted to ask and be part of a lively discussion. Weekly meeting room announced in every Sunday leaflet.

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Need a Prayer

PSALM 51
Open my lips, O Lord,
and my mouth shall proclaim your praise.

Create in me a clean heart, O God,
and renew a right spirit within me.

Cast me not away from your presence
and take not your holy Spirit from me.

Give me the joy of your saving help again
and sustain me with your bountiful Spirit.

Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit:
as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be for ever. Amen.