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Strawberry Festival Supper

By Theresa Mudgett on June 29, 2016, at 4:18 p.m.
Wednesday, July 13, 2016 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Location: Park Street United Methodist Church, 15 Park St, Milo, ME For more information: 207-943-3474 The Park St United Methodist Church will hold its Annual Strawberry Festival At the church on 15 Park St. in Milo on Wednesday, July 13th from …
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Corinth church has new pastor beginning July 1

on June 29, 2016, at 3:30 p.m.
CORINTH, Maine — Corinth United Methodist Church welcomes its new pastor, the Rev. John Robbins, who begins his new appointment July 1. Robbins will reside in Corinth with his wife Roberta and his daughter Elizabeth. He is a graduate of Hobart College in upstate New York, and completed his theological work through …
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Summer fair and yard sale at The First Church in Belfast

on June 29, 2016, at 3:04 p.m.
Saturday, July 9, 2016 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: The First Church in Belfast, Corner of Spring and Court streets, Belfast, Maine For more information: 207-338-2282 BELFAST, Maine — Summer fair and yard sale, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, July 9, The First Church in Belfast, UCC, corner of Spring …
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Dessert pie sale at Dover-Foxcroft church

on June 29, 2016, at 2:52 p.m.
Friday, July 1, 2016 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: United Methodist Church of Dover-Foxcroft, 156 East Main St., Dover-Foxcroft, Maine For more information: 207-564-8013 DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine — The United Methodist Church of Dover-Foxcroft will hold a dessert pie sale at 9 a.m. until all pies are sold Friday, July …
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Chicken barbecue at Orrington church

on June 29, 2016, at 1:09 p.m.
Saturday, July 23, 2016 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Location: First United Methodist Church, 14 Center Drive, Orrington, Maine ORRINGTON, Maine — A chicken barbecue will be held at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, July 23, at First United Methodist Church, 14 Center Drive, by donation.   This post was contributed by a …
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Organ recital slated at Orrington church

on June 29, 2016, at 1:02 p.m.
Monday, July 18, 2016 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Location: First United Methodist Church, 14 Center Drive, Orrington, Maine ORRINGTON, Maine — An organ recital will be held at 6:30 p.m. Monday, July 18, at First United Methodist Church, 14 Center Drive.   This post was contributed by a community …
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Robert Miller

2016 Downeast Spiritual Life Conference on ‘Jesus and the Heart of Wisdom’

on June 29, 2016, at 12:57 p.m.
ELLSWORTH, Maine — St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church’s Spiritual Life and Learning Center will bring its third Downeast Spiritual Life Conference to the area Friday and Saturday, July 15-16, at the Moore Community and Conference Center in Ellsworth. Two previous conferences — one in Ellsworth in 2012 and one in Castine in 2014 — …
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Independence Sunday

By perham a,msden on June 28, 2016, at 11:03 a.m.
Celebrate Independence Sunday at Hammond Street Congregational Church, UCC , corner of Hammond and High Streets in Bangor, with sermon “Surprising Prophets” by Dr. Mark A Doty, Holy Communion, and appropriate music for the holiday. Adult Study Group 9 am; Worship Service 10 am; and Coffee Fellowship 11:30 am. This …
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Wednesday Seekers: Living Gently in a Violent World – The Prophetic Witness of Weakness

By Barb Brady on June 28, 2016, at 10:44 a.m.
Wednesday, July 6, 2016 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, July 13, 2016 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, July 20, 2016 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m.Wednesday, July 27, 2016 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Location: St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church, 330 Hinckley Ridge Rd., Blue Hill, ME For more …
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Annual lawn party to benefit St. Peter’s Catholic Church in East Millinocket

on June 28, 2016, at 10:02 a.m.
Thursday, July 21, 2016 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Location: St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 58 Cedar St., East Millinocket, Maine For more information: 207-746-3333 EAST MILLINOCKET, Maine — The annual lawn party will be held 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at St. Peter’s Catholic Church, 58 Cedar St., with plenty on-site …
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Service of Holy Communion

By Rev. Tim Hall on June 27, 2016, at 11:59 a.m.
Sunday, July 3, 2016 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine, 68 Main Street, Castine, Maine For more information: (207) 326-9486; tcpoc.org A service of Holy Communion will be held during Sunday morning worship, July 3, at the Trinitarian Congregational Parish of Castine, UCC. Rev. Tim …
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Ellsworth church sponsors third Downeast Spiritual Life Conference

By Laney on June 27, 2016, at 11:56 a.m.
Friday, July 15, 2016 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m.Saturday, July 16, 2016 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Moore Community and Conference Center, State St., Ellsworth, ME For more information: 207.374.5200; downeastspiritual.org ELLSWORTH — St. Francis by the Sea Episcopal Church Spiritual Life and Learning Center will bring its third …
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Women of the World to host international pot luck supper in Orono

By University of Maine on June 27, 2016, at 11:31 a.m.
Tuesday, July 12, 2016 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Location: Church of Universal Fellowship, 82 Main St., Orono, Maine For more information: 207.581.1506; umaine.edu/news/blog/2016/06/14/young-african-leaders-attend-six-week-public-management-institute-umaine/ ORONO — Women of the World will host an international potluck supper, as part of the Mandela Washington Fellowship program at the University of Maine, 7-9:30 …
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Searsport church to hold annual auction

By Richard Hanson on June 27, 2016, at 10:55 a.m.
Monday, July 4, 2016 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Location: Searsport United Methodist Church, Main Street, Searsport, Maine SEARSPORT — The Searsport United Methodist Church on Main Street in Searsport is having its Annual Auction, with a wide selection of items to choose from. We also will have knitted and …
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Castine – Trinity Episcopal Church

By Brian MacFarland on June 27, 2016, at 9:14 a.m.
Trinity Episcopal Church, 150 Perkins St., will observe the Seventh Sunday of Pentecost on Sunday, July, 3, 2016 with a celebration of the Holy Eucharist at 9:00 am. The Rev. Stephen Hayward will be the celebrant and preacher. Guest pianist, Dr. Mark DeMareo will play prelude and postlude improvisations on …
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Atkinson church to hold 29th annual quilt show

on June 23, 2016, at 12:01 p.m.
Saturday, July 16, 2016 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Atkinson United Methodist Church, Atkinson, Maine For more information: Linda Roebuck at 564-7060 or Martha Andrews at 564-2435 ATKINSON — The 29th annual quilt show will be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, July 16, at Atkinson United Methodist Church. Luncheon …
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Camp Etna to host SoulCollage events

on June 23, 2016, at 11:26 a.m.
Tuesday, July 19, 2016 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Location: Camp Etna, Route 2, Etna, Maine For more information: 450-8566; campetna.com/july-17-23-spirit-sampler.html ETNA — These SoulCollage events will be held Tuesday, July 19, at Camp Etna: * Introduction to SoulCollage, 1-4:30 p.m. Fun tool for easy, artful self-expression. Honors one’s personal journey, …
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Corinth church to hold baked bean supper on July 9

on June 22, 2016, at 12:55 p.m.
Saturday, July 9, 2016 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Corinth United Methodist Church, 275 Main St., Corinth, Maine CORINTH, Maine — The Corinth United Methodist Church will host a baked bean supper, 4:30-6 p.m. Saturday, July 9, at the church, 275 Main St. The cost is $7 for adults, $6 …
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Orland church to hold public baked bean supper

on June 22, 2016, at 11:21 a.m.
Saturday, July 2, 2016 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Location: Orland United Methodist Church, Off Route 1 near river in Orland Village, Orland, Maine For more information: 207-469-0077 ORLAND, Maine — The Orland United Methodist Church, off Route 1 near the river in Orland Village, will hold a baked bean …
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The Rev. Antonydass Pichaimuthu, HGN

Catholic Bishop Deeley appoints chaplain for MMC and Mercy Hospital

on June 22, 2016, at 11:05 a.m.
PORTLAND, Maine — Bishop Robert P. Deeley has announced that the Rev. Antonydass Pichaimuthu, HGN, has been appointed hospital chaplain at Maine Medical Center and Mercy Hospital, both in Portland, effective Aug. 1. Father Pichaimuthu, who prefers to be called Father Antony, is the parochial vicar at Good Shepherd Parish, which is composed …