Whoever you are, wherever you are on your spiritual journey! Welcome!

Our Mission Challenge After a long process of questioning, discussion and prayer, the members of St. Francis reached a defining conclusion about who we are and how we will serve God in a rapidly changing world. How can we testify…

Mission Statement

“We are a welcoming, engaged and diverse community of faith dedicated to the spiritual, physical and social well-being of ourselves and our neighbors. Whoever you are, whatever your beliefs, come explore and experience with us the mystery of God’s love.”

The Building is closed… the church is not

During the COVID 19 there will be neither office hours nor services by order of the Bishop of the Diocese of Maine the Rt. Rev. Thomas Brown. If you need to contact St. Francis Barbara Brady will be checking email…

News

16th Sunday after Pentecost September 20, 2020

Because of CoVid-19 St. Francis by the Sea’s Service was again broadcast via Zoom. This week Rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was broadcast live from Bridge End Park, Little Deer Isle, Maine

15th Sunday after Pentecost September 13, 2020

Because of CoVid-19 St. Francis by the Sea’s Service was again broadcast via Zoom. This week Rector The Rev. Dr. Brent Was is on Vacation so this week we were graced with the presence of The Rev. Tom Mousin via…

This Year’s Emily Award

2020 has presented many challenges but in so many ways St. Francis and its people have continued to strive and thrive. A case in point is our Emily Award recipients Ministers of Music The Rev. Dr. Carlton and Lorna Russell….

Worship in the Time of a Plague

In this extraordinary time, our buildings are closed but the Church is not! We continue to turn the prayer wheel each week with a Zoom-based Service Live from Cape Rosier! at 9:00 am on Sunday.   Login information in our newsletter, the eClare….

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Behind Our Kneelers

The history of St. Francis is an exciting example of the power of a vision and the deep faith needed to pull it off! Still, It Takes A Peninsula! One of those is the person most responsible for our very…

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We HAVE A New Rector

The announcement From Senior Warden Milissa LaLonde: Dear Friends, It is with great joy that I announce to you that St. Francis By-the-Sea has a new Priest!   After careful, prayerful and thoughtful consideration by our Discernment Committee, the Vestry…

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