Weekly Announcements

The Sampler newsletter is now being emailed to all on our listings.   Please contact the  church office if you have not received your copy or if your require a paper copy.


UPCOMING EVENTS

Vestry & Diocesan Convention Delegates

Is God inviting you to serve? There is still time to prayerfully discern. Speak with Fr. Mark Andrew. Elections will be held at the Annual Meeting on Sunday, January 27th.

Vestry

Underwear Sunday
January 6th

Please donate new men's and women's underwear for the homeless.

underwear sunday

St. Paul's Letter to the Romans

Starting Monday January 7th, 2019  

During the Season of Epiphany we will join the Presiding Bishop and wider Church in reading St. Paul's Letter to the Romans, starting on Monday, January 7th, with Romans 1:1-7, followed by Romans 1:8-17 for Tuesday, January 8th, and Romans 1:18-32 for Wednesday, January 9th. We'll meet each Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. for a bring-your-own brown bag lunch and discussion.

The good book club

Holy Grill / Florida Keys Celtic Fest
January 11th - 13th

The Holy Grill will be a food vendor again at the Florida Keys Celtic Fest. Interested in volunteering? Speak with Bob Reid. 


Sponsors are also needed to defray cost of lodging. Please make checks payable to St. Nicholas with "Holy Grill/Celtic Fest" on the memo line.


Check out our new Holy Grill website:

HolyGrill.org 
celtic festiival florida keys January 2019

Parish Nurse
Sunday, January 13th

Sharon will be available to conduct blood pressure checks after both services. 

Parish Nurse Ministry

Free Movie Night - 7:00 p.m.,
Tuesday, January 15th

Join us for free popcorn and a classic - Sidney Poitier in "To Sir With Love." This will be the last show before we take a break. Our thanks go to Mark Ferrara for his initiative in launching this ministry. 

movie night

Evening Prayer for Christian Unity
7:00 p.m., Thursday, January 17th

Join us as members of various churches come together. Bishop Peter Eaton of the Episcopal Diocese of Southeast Florida will be our special guest. Reception to follow.

Christian unity

Soroptomists Sale
8:00 a.m. 'till Noon
Saturday, January 19th

Mark your calendars 

SOROPTOMISTS SALE

Service in Celebration of Life
2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 19th

Our dear sister in Christ, Sandy Baptie, has passed from mortal to eternal life. We give thanks and praise to God for her witness among us.

Sandy Baptie

Pancake Sunday
9:15 a.m., January 20th

Enjoy pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, and coffee - all for a suggested donation of $3.00. General Public Welcome!

Pancake Breakfast

Concert - Benefiting the Holy
Grill Mobile Feeding Ministry

Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. at St. Nicholas Episcopal Church in Pompano Beach

carmerata jubilate

Unity in Community
Saturday, January 26th

Please help us staff a table at this great community event so we can spread the word about all the great things we do at St. Nicholas. Please speak with Fr. Mark Andrew.  

unity in the community

Annual All-Parish Meeting
Sunday, January 27th

Mark your calendars now and plan to attend the Annual Parish Meeting where we will elect new members of Vestry - your servant leaders, present the parish awards, summarize the state of the parish, and talk about service times, among other subjects.


There will be special service times for Sunday, January 27th. Morning Prayer will be offered at 8:00 a.m. and there will be a celebration of the Eucharist at 9:30 a.m. The annual meeting will start at roughly 10:45 a.m.

annual parish meeting

Our Success!

Back to School Backpack Ministry

For the 3rd consecutive year we want to help under-privileged children through the Deerfield Beach Housing Authority. We want to donate 63 backpacks with supplies at a cost of $23 per pack. Please make checks payable to St. Nicholas, indicating "Backpacks" on the memo line.

Backpack Ministry St Nicholas Episcopal Pompano

Ongoing Announcements

Holy Grill Coverage

Everyone deserves a vacation break. As some of the Holy Grill volunteers take a break, we could use volunteers who are willing to give of their time to provide vacation relief. Please see Bob Ried, our Program Ministry Director.

Holy Grill celeb Mark Diane Bob HG

Can You Recommend a Caregiver? 

Some parishioners could use assistance in preparing meals, walking, light housework, etc. If you can recommend a trusted and reliable individual, please speak with Fr. Mark Andrew.

Caregiver

Parish Nurse

Sharon Dusek will be available after both services on Sunday, March 19th, to perform blood pressure checks.

Parish Nurse Ministry

Bingo

Be A Winner - Play Bingo Thursdays from 
1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Sundays from
2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Doors Open One Hour Before Gaming

Bingo