January, 2017; Page 2


FESTIVAL of LIGHTS
On 6 January at 5:30 PM, we will have the service of the Festival of Lights.  Mike Barnard wrote and conducts this beautiful service.  Please come and celebrate the Epiphany withus.

BISHOP’S VISIT
On 22 January, Bishop Provisional Bruce Caldwell will be visiting Ascension Parish in the afternoon.  Come and interact with him about the future of our parish and diocese.

DAUGHTERS OF THE KING
The Daughters of the King will hold their regular meeting on 1 January in the parlor.   All Daughters and anyone interested in finding out more about the order are welcome to attend.

VESTRY
The Vestry will hold its organizational meeting on 15 January.  They will be electing new senior and junior wardens, and getting committee assignments.

ACOLYTE TRAINING
Jansje will hold a training session for acolytes on 28 January at 9:30 AM.  All present acolytes and all who would like to become one should attend.

FAREWELL
01 January will be the last day for Norm Stoddard as our organist.  He was innovative with his new music and was a great asset to our services and will be sorely missed.  Best wishes to him and Jean in the future.  Well done, good and faithful servant.