Announcements Oct 10 – Oct 17

fall on cape cod 2ALL SAINTS SERVICE – Remembrance Forms  The ushers will have these forms available this weekend (October 10 & 11) and next weekend (October 17 & 18). If you would like to have your loved one remembered at our All Saints Service on November 1, please fill out the form and place it in the offering plate. Deadline, Thursday – October 22.

Saturday, October 10: A benefit concert for LGBT and other youth who are homeless on the lower/outer Cape. St. Peter’s Lutheran Church at 7 p.m. Suggested donation: $10. Co-sponsored by CHS Justice and Peace Committee and 6 other area church J & P groups. For more information please see Fr. Ken Campbell at 413-478-5719.

Sunday, October 11: ADULT SUNDAY SCHOOL – Parish Hall, 9 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Adult Sunday School sessions continue. We’ll be taking on the Epistle of Paul to the Romans. The format for our sessions will be similar to what we used for John’s Gospel. We read a short portion together and then launch in with our questions and insights, learning from one another. Please come!

Sunday, October 11: HEART & HOME CABARET CONCERT – Join the fun for the second annual Heart and Home Cabaret, a fundraiser for Habitat for Humanity of Cape Cod, hosted by David Roth. The concert begins at 4 p.m. followed by a homemade Spaghetti supper beginning at approximately 5:30 p.m. Gluten free/vegetarian options available. Tickets are $25. Seating is limited, please reserve your ticket by calling Bri at (508)-362-3559 x12. Tickets will be mailed.

Friday, October 16 and Saturday, October 17: RUMMAGE SALE: Our annual Rummage Sale will be held on Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 noon. The big week is here! We will begin collecting your donations on Tuesday and throughout the week until noon on Friday. Your HELP is needed! If you have not committed to days and times, please check the schedule posted and join us. Many helping hands and vehicles (trucks, vans and trailers) are needed at noon on Saturday to clear out the leftovers and distribute them to various locations. Your help will be greatly appreciated. Please contact Fay and Ike Cole at or 508-255-9542.

Sunday, October 18: CHILDREN’S SABBATH CELEBRATION at 10 a.m. service. A Sunday to lift up children everywhere and celebrate Holy Spirit’s many gifts toward lifting children out of poverty on Cape Cod. A brown bag lunch, like the children receive all summer (Italian Subs) for EVERYONE following the service in the Parish Hall with a video (3 minutes) about F4K, created by HaiDi Pye.

Sunday, October 18: Eastham/Wellfleet Shepherd Group will meet at the Hunan Gourmet (Underground Plaza) at 5:30 p.m. It is important that we have an accurate count for reserva-tions; please call Jody at 508-255-4058 or Dilys at 508-255-9647. Hope you can come!

2016 Stewardship – the 2016 Stewardship packets were mailed to homes October 9th. If you do not receive one, please contact the Parish Office.

Friday October 23: LABYRINTH WALK at 10 a.m. in the Parish Hall. The Labyrinth is a spiritual walking exercise that quiets the mind, opens the heart and centers the body to encourage meditation. Margaret Rappaport facilitates a walk on our indoor canvas Chartres-style Labyrinth. Theme: Focusing Our Attention. This walk is candle-lit and is accompanied by music courtesy of Darlene Hagon. It is available for individual walks from 12 p.m.- 2 p.m. in the Parish Hall.

Thursday, October 29: AN EVENING WITH DICK LEHR – at 6:30 p.m. in the Parish Hall.
Author of The Birth of A Nation and Professor of Journalism at Boston University, Professor Lehr will discuss and show clips of this classic film and it’s profound influence on today’s racial attitudes. Some 50 honor students from Nauset Regional will attend and provide refresh-ments! Pre-registration requested with Pastor Wesley Williams ( or Fr. Ken Campbell ( Sponsored by the MLK Action Team of the Nauset Inter-faith Association.

CHS ARTIST: The art of our Church School children will be featured in the CHS gallery for the month of October – coordinating and corresponding with Children’s Sabbath on October 18. All art was created in response to a Godly Play story and/or scripture. Enjoy the creativity and imaginations of our children! Questions? Contact Sharyn Laughton: or 508-255- 7277.

GALLEY WEST GIFT SHOP: During September and October the shop will be open on Mondays from 10 a.m. to 12 Noon and on Sundays from 11 a.m. to 12 noon. Barbara Hoffman

NAME-TAG NOTES.  We have reorganized the name-tag board in Parish Hall and we need your help to maintain it in alphabetical order. When you go to the coffee hour after the 10 a.m. service please do two things:
– Find and put you name tag on so we know who your are and
– Return it to the same place when you leave!!!!
And if your name tag isn’t on the board do two things:
– Look in your bag, glove compartment, pocket or kitchen desk for it
and bring it back or
– Notify Susan Owens, name-tag creator, at 508-240-1788 or and she will
make you one. Thanks! The Welcoming Paths Team

Vestry Nominating Committee: This committee has been appointed by the vestry and convened by Fr. Adam. Their charge is to present a slate of nominees at the annual meeting in January for warden, clerk, treasurer, four 2-year members of the Vestry and our delegates and alternate to represent CHS at Convention and Deanery Assembly. If you are interested in being considered for any of these positions, please contact Ike Cole Chairman at (908)-255-9542.

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