This Week At Old South Haven Presbyterian Church
Food and Coat drive- donations needed
Attached is a flyer for those wanting to drop off donations at Bellport United Methodist Church BUMC) – Tues, Wed, and Thurs. (Feb. 18-20) and next week and, even
the next week. BUMC will have collection boxes on the porch of Wesley House, 185 South Country Road, Bellport, between the hours of 10 am and 2 pm on those
days. Sponsored by the South Country Leadership Network.
Sunday, February 23 10:00am Morning Worship
Sermon: “The Need To Hear Words of Encouragement”
Lessons: Isaiah 40: 21-31 I Corinthians 9: 16-23
Mark 1: 29-39
Wednesday, February 26 12noon Bellport/Brookhaven
Thursday, February 27 – Saturday, March 1
Pastor Tom attending Union Theological Seminary
Alumni/ae Board meeting, NYC
Sunday, March 2 10:00am Transfiguration of the Lord Sunday
Tuesday. March 4 6:00pm Shrove Tuesday Pancake Supper
Served in the Gallery
This is the last chance to indulge yourself. Christians are (were) to use up the foods that aren’t (weren’t) allowed during Lent. In Brazil it is called Terca-feira gorda (Fat Tuesday) and is the final day of Brazilian Carnival. In France and New Orleans it is called Mardi Gras ( which means grease or Fat Tuesday. In Germany it is known as Fastnacht. In Iceland known as Sprengidagur (Bursting Day). And in Greece it is called Apocreas which means “from the meat” since they don’t eat meat during Lent, either. Pancakes are eaten on this day because they contain fat, butter and eggs which were forbidden during Lent.
Wednesday, March 5 ASH WEDNESDAY: first day of Lent
12:00noon and 7:00pm Identical services
Bellport United Methodist Church.
Pastor Yuri Ando leading worship with Pastor Tom assisting
. Imposition of ashes,