Author Archives: Laura Marshall

Church School Notices for Sunday, Nov. 18th

  • Church School classes are meeting at their regular times this Sunday.
  • Christmas Fair Fun! Church School Families are asked to donate items to their child’s class raffle basket for the Fair on Dec. 1st! The class themes are: Colors of Christ: Art Supplies! Godly Play: Game Night! Weavers: Animals! Upper School (7-10): Gift Card Basket! Donations to the raffle baskets can be left with teachers.
  • Pageant! A few quick facts about the Pageant: All kids are encouraged- no one will be turned away! (there were many shepherds in the field that night, and a multitude of angels!) Costumes are provided, though may need some tlc. And if you wonder about the time needed, here is a helpful chart:
    ROLE TIME COMMITMENT
    LITTLE KIDS ‘ANIMALS, ANGELS AND SHEPHERDS

    All kids who attend the service are enthusiastically encouraged to join in! 

    NO REHEARSALS REQUIRED.

    ARRIVE 20 MINUTES EARLY TO THE SERVICE TO PICK OUT A COSTUME. DIRECTIONS FOR PARTICIPATING ARE IN THE PROGRAM

    Kids are welcomed to attend the Dec. 23rd rehearsal on Sunday for a run through. Rehearsal on the 23rd ends at 12:30  with a cookie party.

    BACKSTAGE CREW, DANCING ANGELS, SKIPPING STARS, THE STAR, SHEPHERD POSSE, DONKEY

    These roles require rehearsals, but do not have lines to memorize

    REHEARSAL EVERY SUNDAY DECEMBER 2ND – 23RD

    These roles require practice time during rehearsals. 11:15-noon on the 2, 9, 16th. 11:15-12:30 on the 23rd.

    NARRATORS, GABRIEL, MARY, JOSEPH, INN KEEPER, HEAD SHEPHERD

    These roles require rehearsals,  and have lines to memorize- and/or read- though on the night of they will have their lines on props for help.

    REHEARSAL EVERY SUNDAY DECEMBER 2ND – 23RD

    These roles require practice time at home and during rehearsals. 11:15-noon on the 2, 9, 16th. 11:15-12:30 on the 23rd.

Sign up to join the fun at coffee hour the next two weeks, or e-mail Laura at DRE.Allsaints@gmail.com

What’s Happening for Kids this Week!

  • All Church School Classes are meeting at their regular times this Sunday:
Colors of Christ, Godly Play and Weavers: 9:45am- Peace
7th &8th Grade, 9th & 10th Grade: 11:20-noon.
  • Be sure to pick up the NEW November Church School Newsletter this Sunday! Important information about upcoming events in the church school!
  • Parents of 7th-10th graders need to register their kids for Advent Intercession- its easy to do! Go to the registration HERE

MARCH Habitat Workday!

TAKE THE TIME TO GET OUT AND DO SOME GOOD!

Attention Habitat Team Members- and that can be anyone who would like to join in!!March Workday is Saturday, March 21st from 9am-noon.  We will be working at the Habitat Restore in Billerica, MAdownload (2)

Come dressed for anything- we could be working outside if the weather permits. Ages 15 and up can work in the store. We will not be making or providing lunch this month  due to the shorter shift time.

Sign up HERE,  to let me know you can come!

All Saints’ Lenten Program: WALK WITH US….

Join us for Wednesday evenings in March to read the book, Across All Worlds: Jesus Inside Our Darkness by C. Baxter Kruger.

            In Across All Worlds, Baxter Kruger brings us face to face with the fact that Jesus has established a very real and personal relationship with us in our darkness. Jesus accepts us and walks with us because he is determined that we come to know His Father with him and life in His embrace. Continue reading

Join up NOW to become part of All Saints’ Habitat TEAM!

houseBuilding a house takes a team- and we need you!

Here at All Saints’, we are organizing ourselves for our Habitat work into three working groups; The Muscle, The Money and The Food. No experience is necessary and you can join up for one or all! This is a wonderful opportunity to live out God’s love- and you would be surprised at the many ways you can be a part of it! Click here to read more, and if the spirit is calling you, join the team- we’d love to have you!

Habitat at All Saints- Join Us!

A Quick Meeting for all who are (or might be) Interested in Building a House with Habitat!

We encourage everyone to come to the Parish Breakfast hosted by our amazing Parish Life Committee at 9 am on Sunday, January 25th and then stay for a 15 minute Habitat meeting starting at 9:40 in the Snuggery – if you are in the choir and have to practice, be sure to stop by and pick up the meeting notes and sign up for email. If you can’t make it, click here and select “Habitat” from the “to be contacted” menu.

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