St Paul's Anglican Hampton Newsletter
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We are thrilled to announce the appointment of our new Children and Youth Ministry Coordinator (CYMC), Jessie Gowan. Jessie will officially start work as our new CYMC on June 1st.

Working part-time Jessie’s role will be to help maximize the long-term success of our ministry to children and youth by supporting, coordinating, and growing our already awesome team of Children’s Ministry volunteers (please see the job description in this year’s annual report). Jessie comes into this position with a lot of experience working with children and youth in the area of spiritual formation, and a huge amount of enthusiasm for our church’s ministry to kids and teens.

This is a new paid position for our church and a new investment into the life of our church. In purely financial terms this new investment is reflected as a $10,000 line item in this year’s budget. Groups in the church have already committed to raising funds to help furnish this investment, but we also ask you, the people of St. Paul’s, prayerfully consider this new investment into the spiritual lives of our children as you make your regular offerings to the ongoing work of our parish.

In other news, our on-going mission to increase the accessibility and versatility of our gathering space has taken another step forward with the approval by Vestry of the purchase of 125 brand-new high-quality church chairs.  The total cost of the chairs, along with 30 matching kneelers, taxes and shipping has been calculated at $9322.48. Delivery and installation has been scheduled to take place sometime between the months of July and August in advance of our annual Vacation Bible School.

 If you would like to help us pick the colour of our new chairs be sure to gather with us this Sunday, May 29th, at 9 am and 10:30 am and help us choose.

Until then, God bless.
This week's service bulletin
 Please remember the following in your prayers this week.
  • Don B
  • Bobbi-Jo C
  • Loretta D
  • Barb G
  • Rick H
  • Dawn L
  • Paul R
  • Sue S
  • Erika W

Bishop David's 2nd annual walking pilgrimage,
this year in the Archdeaconry of Chatham, beginning May 29
You can follow his progress online at
The Catholic Bookstore

48 Waterloo Street, Saint John
Tuesday June 7 - Saturday June 11
Drop by and check out the fantastic bargains and great savings on selected items including “scratch & dent clearance” and “end of stock clear-out”.
Store hours:
Tuesday to Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday 10am to 1pm
June 24-26
Enjoy the beauty of God’s creation with your family and ours as we unplug and unwind together. Bring your kids, your parents, your grandparents and whoever else is family to you. 

Can’t join us for the weekend then join us for the day!

Our Parish Family Day will be celebrated on the Saturday, June 25 during the Parish Family Camp.  Mothers’ Union will be there providing entertainment and snacks in the afternoon.  Everyone welcome!
We are accepting donations for the yard sale.  All proceeds will be donated to sending Hampton children to Camp Medley.
All clothing will be donated to the Bloomfield Youth group clothing drive.
We will NOT accept the following items:
  • TVs
  • Computers
  • Children’s furniture
  • Encyclopaedias
Upcoming Events
Mission of the Month - Toonie Tin
Coverdale Centre for Women
May 29 - 9:00 am & 10:30 am service
  • May 31 - 10:00 am Bible Study at Connie Heighton's Home
  • June 1 - 6:30 Praise Team Rehearsal
  • June 1 - 7:30 pm Small Group: Surprised by Hope
  • June 2 - 8:30 am Baking at Middle School
  • June 2 – 7:00 pm Property Com. Meeting
  • June 3 - 11:00 am Middle School Desserts – Kate
  • June 4 – 8:30 am Holy Joes
  • June 4 – Town Wide Yard Sale
June 5 - 9:00 am & 10:30 am service
  • June 5 - 7:00 pm Infinitely More Concert (HUC)
  • June 8 - 12:00 pm ACW
  • June 8 - 6:30 Praise Team Rehearsal
  • June 10 - 11:00 am Middle School Desserts – Alice
June 12 - 9:00 am & 10:30 am service
  • June 8 - 6:30 Praise Team Rehearsal
  • June 17 - 11:00 am Middle School Desserts – Jean
June 19 - 9:00 am & 10:30 am service
  • June 22 - 6:30 Praise Team Rehearsal
  • June 25 -  Family Day (Camp Medley)
  • June 24-26 – Family Camp (Camp Medley)
June 22 - 10:00 am service
July 3 - 10:00 am service
July 10 - 10:00 am service
July 17 - 10:00 am service
July 24 - 10:00 am service
July 31 - 10:00 am service
August 14 - 10:00 am service
August 21 - 10:00 am service
Hampton Rotary Club 
 in support of the Food Basket

Full Course Roast Beef Dinner 
Suitcase Social Fundraiser
Saturday, June 11th 
Hampton Senior Resource Centre
Doors open at 6:00 PM. Tickets are $60.00 (from any Rotarian). Door Prize. Open Cash Bar. 50/50 Draw.
Your ticket number (with name and contact) will immediately go into the BIG DRAW for our GETAWAY PACKAGE at The Algonquin Resort in St.Andrews by-the-Sea  Contact Pat Hanratty, 832-3350 for tickets!
June 5 9:00 am 10:30 am
Layreader Marg Petrie
1 Kings 17: 8-16
Psalm 146
Rod Langis
Psalm 146
Reader Claire Kelly
   Galatians 1: 11-24   
   Stephen MacMackin   
1 Kings 17: 8-16
Sidespersons P & P Hanratty B & A Kennedy
     Chancel Guild      Jennifer Whitaker
Counters Elaine Robichaud / Barb Langis
Nursery Elsie McAvity
June 12 9:00 am 10:30 am
Layreader Heather Miller
   1 Kings 21:1-10,15-21A   
Psalm 5: 1-8
Myra Stites
Psalm 5: 1-8
Reader Lane Bishop
Galatians 2: 15-21
Alice Kennedy
   Galatians 2: 15-21   
Sidespersons R & C Kelly  MacMackin Family 
   Chancel Guild    Jean Bates / Shirley Stevenson
Counters Alice Kennedy / Barb Langis
Nursery Lois Moore
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