Friday, January 13, 2017

This week at St. Margaret's

Events This Week
January 16th, 2017
Office is closed
January 17th, 2017
11:00am Holy Communion @ Rutherford Heights Retirement Residence
January 18th, 2017
7:15pm Vestry meeting
January 19th, 2017
7:00am Men’s and Women’s Bible study @ Bogani CafĂ©
January 20th, 2017
1:00pm Funeral of Tony Willacy @ church
January 22nd, 2017 (Epiphany 3)
9:00am  Holy Communion 
10:30am  Holy Communion

Giving envelopes for 2017 are out in the foyer for pickup.  If you are going to be giving via direct deposit for 2017, there are no envelopes set out for you for the upcoming year.  Should you wish to contribute during the year for something “extra” such as World Vision or PWRDF, simply use the blank envelopes at the back of the church. Should you have any questions, please feel free to call the church office @ 780-437-7231 or email

Please pick up your 2016 tax receipts from the table in the front foyer.

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The next Lunch Bunch will be on Thursday February 9th at the church beginning at 11:30 with lunch starting at 12:00 noon. Everyone is welcome.  Please come and join us for a time of fellowship.  There is a sign up sheet in the front foyer or call the church office @ 780-437-7231 or email

St. Margaret’s Annual General Meeting is coming up on Sunday Feb 19th at noon. At this meeting, we will be electing some new vestry members. The nominating committee report has been circulated, however if there are any further nominations, please let Tim or any of our church wardens know the following: 1. The individual who is being nominated 2. The person nominating them 3. The person who seconds this nomination. 

The Edmonton Oil Kings are excited to announce their Annual Faith and Family event on February 10th at 7:00 PM for their Inaugural season at Rogers Place as the Oil Kings take on the Regina Pats. This year, all faith based organizations are invited to come together and partake in a pre-game event with featured guest Bill Scott, Director, Salary Cap Management and Assistant to the President of Hockey Operations of the Edmonton Oilers, who will be speaking before the game on faith and sport in our exclusive Hockey House. Spots are limited so reserve yours TODAY! They are offering a specially discounted ticket for all participants at only $18 per ticket, compared to the normal retail price of $29! If you are interested, please email Melanie at

Please check out our monthly announcement sheet for more upcoming events. If you have not received a copy or have changed your email address, please update your email with Tim or Melanie. Extra copies are available on the table at the back of the church. 

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