St. Francis Has Several Upcoming Activities

Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Lunch Pals are scheduled to meet on Tuesday, March 4 at noon at St. Francis of Assisi Episcopal Church, 7555 Ooltewah-Georgetown Road.  All are invited to bring your lunch and enjoy some fellowship and good conversation.  

The Annual Fat Tuesday Pancake Supper is set for March 4, at 6 p.m.  Be sure to mark your calendar so you don’t miss out on the fun!  Sign-ups to help with set-up, clean-up and cooking will be in the Narthex. 

Ash Wednesday is March 5 and there will be two liturgies: at noon and 7 p.m.  And new this year, there will be “Ashes To Go” for those who cannot make one of the two services. Ashes To Go will in the pull off space by the school zone sign near Ooltewah-Georgetown Road.


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