Thanksgiving Turkeys

Wanna Get Out of Cooking that Thanksgiving Turkey and support Holy Spirit?

Let Holy Spirit and the Holy Smokers do the work for you! Order your Thanksgiving turkeys now! Each turkey will be 12-14 lbs and costs $40. They will be ready for pickup at the church 2:00 pm Wednesday, November 22nd. Order online HERE, call the office (205-621-3418), or fill out a form in the narthex. Thanks to you we have been able to supply to families in need. If you would like to donate indicate so on your order. If you or you know a family that could use the assistance of a donated Thanksgiving turkey to feed your family, please let the office know, office@holyspirit-al.org.

Prayers for Prayer Beads

Prayers for Anglican Prayer Beads

 

A Rosary for Advent

The Cross

In the name of the Father who made me, the Son who saved me, and the Spirit who guides me. Amen.

 The Invitatory

Send out your light and your truth, that they may lead me, and bring me to your holy hill and to your dwelling. (Ps. 43:3)

 The Cruciforms My soul magnifies the Lord and my spirit rejoices in God my savior.

(Luke 1:46)

 The Weeks Here am I, the servant of the Lord (Luke 1:38)

 (Last time through)

The Invitatory

My spirit rejoices for you have done great things for me. Holy is God’s name.

(Luke 1:47-49)

 The Cross

Our Father…

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Bless the Lord

 

The Cross 

Blessed be the one, holy, and living God. Glory to God for ever and ever. Amen.

 The Invitatory O God make speed to save me (us), O Lord make haste to help me (us), Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit: As it was in the beginning, is now, and will be forever. Amen.

 The Cruciforms Behold now, bless the Lord, all you servants of the Lord. You that stand in the house of the Lord, lift up your hands in the holy place and bless the Lord.

 The Weeks I lift up my eyes to the hills; From where is my help to come? My help comes from the Lord, The maker of heaven and earth.

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A Celtic Prayer

The Cross In the Name of God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen.

 The Invitatory O God make speed to save me (us), O Lord make haste to help me (us), Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit: As it was in the beginning, is now, and will be forever. Amen.

 The Cruciforms Be the eye of God dwelling with me, The foot of Christ in guidance with me, The shower of the Spirit pouring on me, Richly and generously

 The Weeks Pray each phrase on a separate bead. I bow before the Father who made me, I bow before the Son who saved me, I bow before the Spirit who guides me, In love and adoration. I praise the Name of the one on high. I bow before thee Sacred Three, The ever One, the Trinity.

 

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Come Lord Jesus Prayer

The Cross “Blessing and glory and wisdom and thanksgiving and honor and power and might be to our God forever and ever! Amen.”—Revelation 7:12

 The invitatory “God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in time of trouble.”—Psalm 46:1

 The Cruciforms “Bless the Lord, O my soul, and all that is within me, bless God’s Holy Name.”—Psalm 103:1

 The Weeks “Come Lord Jesus, draw us to yourself.”—John 12:32

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 Trisagion and Jesus Prayer

The Cross In the Name of God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen.

 The Invitatory O God make speed to save me (us), O Lord make haste to help me (us), Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit: As it was in the beginning, is now, and will be forever. Amen.

 The Cruciforms Holy God, Holy and Mighty, Holy Immortal One, Have mercy upon me (us).

 The Weeks Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, Have mercy on me, a sinner.

Or, in a group setting: Lord Jesus Christ, Son of God, Have mercy upon us.

*Trisagion means “thrice Holy”

 

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Agnus Dei Prayer

The Cross The Lord’s Prayer

 The Invitatory “Let the words of my mouth and the meditation of my heart be acceptable in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my redeemer.”—Psalm 19:14

 The Cruciforms Oh, Lamb of God that taketh away the sins of the world have mercy upon us, Oh, Lamb of God that taketh away the sins of the world have mercy upon us, Oh, Lamb of God that taketh away the sins of the world give us Thy Peace.

 The Weeks Almighty and merciful Lord, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit, bless us and keep us. Amen.

*Agnus Dei means “Lamb of God”

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A Rosary for Peace of Mind & Heart

after Dame Julian of Norwich

The Cross In the name of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen.

 The invitatory God, you are my God, eagerly I seek you. Therefore, I have gazed upon you in your holy place, that I might behold your power and your glory.

 The Cruciforms For God alone my soul in silence waits from God alone come my salvation.

 The Weeks All shall be well, and all shall be well. And all manner of things shall be well.

 (Last time through)

The Invitatory

Our Father…

 The Cross

Holy, Immortal, and All Loving God Blesses are you for ever and ever. Amen.

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An Evening Prayer

The Cross Glory to the Father, and to the Son, and to the Holy Spirit. as it was in the beginning, is now, and will be for ever. Amen. The Invitatory Open my lips, O Lord, and my mouth shall proclaim Your praise. The Cruciforms Guide us waking, O Lord, and guard us sleeping; that awake we may watch with Christ, and asleep we may rest in peace. The Weeks Jesus, lamb of God, have mercy on us. Jesus, bearer of our sins, have mercy on us. Jesus, redeemer of the world, give us your peace.

 

Source: http://kingofpeace.org/prayerbeads.htm

Taste of the Spirit : JAZZ AND JAMBALAYA

Join us for a fantastic evening featuring Jambalaya and Jazz. We will have many desirable items available at the silent & live auction followed by wonderful entertainment provided by Choko Aiken with Cleve Eaton and Sonny Harris. NOTE: You will not receive a physical ticket. Your name(s) will be listed for you to check in at the door. Order your tickets HERE.

BOSTON BUTT FUNDRAISER

boston butt smoker

 

For only $35, you can get a delicious pork butt (around 6-8 pounds of slow-cooked goodness), perfect for parties or just pampering family and friends.  Leftovers can be frozen and reheated for a convenient and easy meal.  The cookout will be on Saturday, August 26th, with the pork butts available for pick up around 3:00 pm.  Order online HERE, calling the office, or filling out a form in the narthex. We have several generous donors for these events. If you could use the assistance of a donated Boston butt to feed your family, please let Father Bill know.  Also, if you know a family (outside the church) that could use one, please let him know that as well.

Father Bill Blackerby’s Sermons

Click on a date to listen to Father Bill Blackerby’s sermons

October 15, 2017 – Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 23)

October 1, 2017 – Stewardship Talk with Doug Smedley, Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 21)

September 17, 2017 – Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 19)

September 10, 2017 – Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 18)

September 3, 2017 – Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 17)

August 27, 2017 – Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 16)

August 20, 2017 – Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 15)

August 6, 2017 – Ninth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 13)

July 30, 2017 – Eighth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 12)

July 23, 2017 – Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 11)

July 16, 2017 – Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 10)

July 9, 2017 – Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 9)

July 2, 2017 – Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 8)

June 25, 2017 – Third Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 7)

June 11, 2017  – Trinity Sunday

June 4, 2017 – Day of Pentecost (Rev. Rob Morpeth)

May 21, 2017 – The Sixth Sunday of Easter (The Rev. Deacon Katy Smith)

May 14, 2017 – The Fifth Sunday of Easter

May 7, 2017 – Fourth Sunday of Easter

April 30, 2017 – Third Sunday of Easter

April 23, 2017 – Second Sunday of Easter

April 16, 2017 – Easter Sunday

April 9, 2017 – Palm Sunday

April 2, 2017 – The Fifth Sunday in Lent

March 26, 2017 – The Fourth Sunday in Lent

March 19, 20117 – The Third Sunday in Lent

March 12, 2017 – The Second Sunday in Lent

February 26, 2017 – The Last Sunday after the Epiphany

February 12, 2017 – The Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany