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The Week Ahead at St. Dunstan's: September 20, 2020

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This Week at St. Dunstan's
 
September 20, 2020
The Sixteenth Sunday
after Pentecost
 
 
Today's Service
 
Dear parishioners and friends of St. Dunstan's,
 
It was wonderful to see many of you for worship on Zoom this morning! That said, I apologize profusely to anyone who may have tried to tune in unsuccessfully on Facebook Live: Unfortunately, despite my most careful efforts, the livestream defaulted to my personal Facebook page instead of St. Dunstan's. Please know how sorry (and frustrated) I am about this! I have included the link to our YouTube channel, above: simply click on the image, and you will be directed automatically to the recording. The Order of Service for this morning's worship may be accessed here.
 
Please be sure to take a moment to look over the calendar and other updates that followas there is a lot going on in the parish this week. I hope you will find a way to connect with St. Dunstan's in the days ahead!
 
I wish you all a peaceful, joy-filled Lord's Day.
 
Blessings,
Patty+
 
The Week Ahead at St. Dunstan's
 
Monday Evening: "Everyone Can Sing!" Music Class with Joey Arkfeld
Login information follows, below. All are welcome to join us at 7 p.m., via Zoom!
 
Wednesday Morning: Bible Study
On Wednesday, September 23, at 10:30 a.m., we continue our study of the Acts of the Apostles, and we hope you will join us! We meet via Zoom: if you would like to participate, please click on this link; the Meeting ID is 326 468 549. 
 
Wednesday Evening: Weekly Compline
Compline, sometimes referred to as the "Goodnight Prayer of the Church," will be said this Wednesday, September 23, at 8:30 p.m., and we hope you will join us! The Zoom link for Compline may be found here (Meeting ID:570 537 096)
 
Friday Afternoon: Friday Fellowship
Join your St. Dunstan's friends for an hour or so of connection and conversation! Use this Zoom link this Friday, September 25, at 5 p.m.  (Meeting ID: 842 3801 8662) There is no agenda beyond catching up with one another. Come and see - and invite a friend!
 
Sunday Morning: Worship Outdoors at St. Dunstan's!
On Sunday, September 27, at 10 a.m., we will gather outdoors for our first service of Holy Eucharist since the pandemic forced the closure of our buildings six months ago. Please read the information below, and please be sure to register by Friday to attend the service.
 
Tomorrow: Everyone Can Sing!
Join me at 7 p.m. TOMORROW, September 21, via Zoom (link) for our first Everyone Can Sing session!
 
All are welcome, no matter what you might think of your singing voice. 
 
Together we'll explore the fundamentals of natural singing and how that can help you feel more comfortable singing hymns from behind the mute button on Sundays - or in the shower, or wherever else you feel like making a joyful noise these days!
 
This session will be short and easy, and a fun, productive way to spend some virtual time together. I'll provide all the necessary materials, so all you'll need is yourself and the link above.
 
Cheers,

Joey Arkfeld
Minister of Music and Organist
 
Next Sunday: Outdoor Eucharist!
 
Join us
next Sunday, September 27,
at 10:00 a.m.
for a socially-distanced,
in-person celebration of Holy Eucharist on the church grounds
(weather-permitting)!
 
No one is required to receive the Sacrament:
We will offer a Prayer for Spiritual Communion for those who would prefer not to receive (and for those watching via livestream), as well as the option to come forward for a distanced blessing. More specific information about receiving the Sacrament will be sent out in a separate email later this week.
 
All those attending this service must register and sign the 
Regathering Covenant and Liability Waiver (electronically) 
before coming to worship. 
 
Please visit THIS LINK to reserve your spot. 
Registration will close at 12 noon on Friday, September 25. Please click the image below to volunteer to help with this service.
 
For more information about outdoor worship at St. Dunstan's, 
please contact Patty Alexander.
 
For Your Prayers
 
 
For healing, strength, and protection:
 
Donna Almon
Joel and Ann Anders
Nancy Bancroft
Richard and Florence Banks
Sydney Betz
Phil Carroll
Bill Darnell
Kenny Farnsworth
Warren Green
Hanson
Anja Hein
Barbara Hocker
The Rev. Deacon Fergie Horvath
Jason and Amy Krill and their family
Isabel Krum
The Peel Family
Pam Plaisance
Curt Shively
Allison Spaulding
Lina Verville
Pat von Rautenkranz
Don Wasseman
 
All those impacted by COVID-19
Those affected by recent natural disasters
The Vivanco Family (missionaries in Quito, Ecuador)
 
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