Friday, March 10, 2017

Upcoming events at St. Margarets

Upcoming events - week of Mar 13th to Mar 19th

March 13th, 2017
Office is closed
March 14th, 2017
11:15am  Holy Communion @ St. Joseph’s Hospital – Cancelled due to flu outbreak 
March 15th, 2017 
7:15pm  Vestry meeting @ church
March 16th, 2017
7:00am  Men’s and Women’s Bible study @ Bogani Café
7:30pm  ‘Pilgrim’ course on The Commandments @ church
March 18th, 2017
10am – 4pm  Diocese of Edmonton Lay Evangelist training @ church
March 19th, 2017 (Lent 3)
9:00am  Holy Communion 
10:30am  Holy Communion & Sunday School

Please join us for Lunch Bunch on Thursday March 16th at the church beginning at 11:30am with lunch starting at 12:00 noon. Everyone is welcome to join us for this time of fellowship. There is a sign up sheet in the front foyer or contact the church office at 780-437-7231 or stmargaretsedmonton@gmail.com.

Winnifred Stewart: Empties to Winn Project
Please feel free to bring some or all of your empty bottles (juice, milk, cans, and other beverage containers) and drop them in our bags. Please support Winnifred Stewart by making provision for this project! Next pick up should be Mar 16th 2017.  Thank you!

Summer Camp Jul 31 to Aug 4, 2017
St. Margaret’s, in partnership with Crosslife Church Plant, are excited to announce that we will be hosting a summer camp for kids in kindergarten to grade 4. It will be a full day camp (9am to 4pm) and registration will be open May 1st. Stay tuned for more information. We are in need of volunteers to help out, so please let Melanie know ASAP if you are available for all or part of the week. 780-437-7231 or stmargaretsedmonton@gmail.com.

LENTEN RETREAT - March 17-19 Take a Journey of Hope, Renewal and Joy, March 17-19, with Fr. Robbie McDougall. Ponder and reflect upon the aspects of hope that allow for a spiritual deepening in your relationship with Jesus and renew yourself in the joy of the Lord. Fr. Robbie’s presentations include music written specifically to support the retreat theme and accompany reflection.  
MUSICAL CONCERT - Sunday, March 19 Treat yourself to an hour of original music by singer/composer/music publisher Fr. Robbie McDougall from the Archdiocese of St. Boniface, Manitoba on Sunday, March 19 from 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm in the Main Chapel, Providence Centre, 3005 119 Street NW, Edmonton. Free will donation.
THE WAY: A Lenten Pilgrimage - March 23, 30, and April 6 (Thursdays) 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm Debbie Doornbos will facilitate exploration of one aspect of “I am the way, and the truth, and the life.” (John 14:6) each week inviting a deeper understanding of what it means to walk in the way of Jesus.  Debbie has experience of pilgrimage to the Holy Land and the Camino. $40.00 for 3 weeks.  
HOLY WEEK RETREAT - Sunday, April 9 (7:00 pm) to Sunday, April 16 (8:00 am)
Join Fr. Charles Pottie-Pâté, SJ to discover GOD’S MERCY CELEBRATED and LIVED through the readings and prayers, the symbolic rites, and the gestures of our faith’s greatest feast. Full week, Triduum only, and per day pricing is available.
For more information and/or to register for any of the above, visit www.providencerenewal.ca or call Kathy at 780-701-1854. Providence Renewal Centre, 3005 119 Street NW, Edmonton.

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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