Friday, October 9, 2015

October 12 - 18th, 2015


Events This Week
Please Remember to bring a non-perishable DONATION for the FOOD BANK
 and/or
use your Thanksgiving envelope for World Vision’s “RAW Hope” initiative.

October 12th, 2015
  Office is closed
October 13th, 2015
  11:15 am  Holy Communion at St. Joseph’s Hospital
  7:30 pm  Faith, Fun & Fellowship: “Faith and Mental Illness”
October 15th, 2015
  7:00 am  Men’s and Women’s Bible Study @ the Bogani Cafe
October 18th, 2015     Pentecost 21
  9:00 am   Holy Communion
  10:30 am  Holy Communion and Sunday School
  Noon: Fall Congregational Meeting
  7:00 pm  Ordination Service at All Saints’ Cathedral

‘FAITH, FUN, AND FELLOWSHIP’ Upcoming Events:
Tuesday night variety at St. Margaret’s

October 13th: ‘Faith & Mental Illness’ 7.30 – 9.00 p.m.
Sheila Hagan-Bloxham will lead us in a discussion in which we will have the opportunity to share our experiences and dream together about how our church could be more supportive of those who walk this difficult journey.
October 20th: ‘Free For All’ 7.30 – 9.00 p.m.
Continuing from last month, with room for new questions too!
October 27th: ‘Quick Read: Jonah’ 7.30 – 9.00 p.m.
We’ll read it through, then share our impressions, questions and discuss what it has to say to us in our very different circumstances in 2015..

LOOKING AHEAD
Fall Congregational Meeting: Sunday October 18th after the 10.30 service. Updates on finances and the building extension project and other items that may need attention. Please mark your calendars. A light lunch will be provided by the Hospitality Committee.
Good Works Fair: Sunday October 25th. As is our custom we will have representatives from two or three mission and outreach agencies coming to share with us about the work their organizations do.

Remembering Our Loved Ones Who have
Passed
Sunday, November 1st, 2015
To remember Loved Ones who have passed before us
we offer a carnation for blessing. There is a pink
sign up sheet on the table in the foyer. If you wish to
have a carnation(s) please sign the sheet so we know
how many to buy. Carnations are by donation. Thanks.

Anglican Marriage Encounter Weekend
November 6-8, 2015 – Providence Renewal Centre
“Take your Marriage to a whole new level”.
For more information please contact Gary & Kathy Hughes at 780-435-3862 

The next Lunch Bunch will be October 22nd, 11:30 a.m. at St. Margaret's Church.  Stan Gerber will be sharing pictures of their cruise to Alaska so please come and join us for this incredible journey.  Everyone is welcome.  If you would like to attend there is a sign up sheet in the front foyer. 

Youth Blog:- We are in need of HELP from the congregation! The youth discipleship blog is up and running (http://stmargaretsyouth.blogspot.ca). We are looking for volunteers to write short practical pieces for the blog, aimed at the youth, about their own journey as disciples. Please e-mail Tim, stmrector@gmail.com and he will post them on the blog.



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