Friday, April 20, 2018

Upcoming events

Upcoming Events April 23rd to April 29th, 2018

April 23rd, 2018
Office is closed
April 24th, 2018
11:00am Holy Communion @ Rutherford Retirement Residence
April 25th, 2018 
2:00pm Lectionary Bible study @ church
April 26th, 2018
8:00am  Men’s and Women’s Bible Study @ Bogani CafĂ©
10:00am Set up for World Vision Leader’s Forum
6:00pm – 9:00pm Rental
April 27th, 2018 
9:30am – 12:30pm World Vision Leader’s Forum @ church 
1:00pm Clean up after Leader’s Forum
6:00pm Friday Night Church
April 28th, 2018 
4:30pm – 7:30pm  Crosslife Church rental
April 29th, 2018 (5th Sunday of Easter)
9:00am  Holy Communion
10:30am Holy Communion, youth/child led service & Sunday School

Join us for our next Friday Night Church on April 27th from 6pm to 8pm. This is a family friendly evening which includes a meal, story/songs/activities/prayer and then hot chocolate. There is a sign up sheet on the table in the foyer. For more information, please contact Melanie at stmargaretsedmonton@gmail.com, or 780-437-7231.

Daytime Lectionary Bible Study from 2pm – 3:30pm on Wednesday afternoons @ the church. Please drop in if you can!

St. Margaret’s is privileged to host the World Vision Church Leaders Forum on Friday April 27th from 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. There is going to be some set up (moving chairs around) and then take down required to host this event. If you are able to help set up on Thursday April 26th at 10am, or to help with take down on Friday April 27th at 1pm, please let Melanie know.

This month, a new NRSV Large-Print Text Bible is being printed by Cambridge. St. Margaret’s would like to purchase some of these to use for various Bible study groups. The cost is approximately $80 per Bible. If you would like to contribute to the cost of these, please include this in your offering marked ‘Bibles’.

What’s the next step in St. Margaret’s building redevelopment plan? We are ready to move forward and need your input!! PLEASE plan to join us for an informal discussion after church on Sunday May 27th. More information will be sent out the beginning of May.

Social Justice Workshop, ‘Jesus Shaped Justice’, June 2nd @ 9am at St. Faith’s Anglican Church.  Are you currently involved in social justice ministries, or want to become more involved? Join the Diocese of Edmonton Social Justice Committee for this planning workshop with guests Bishop Jane Alexander, Jim Burnett and keynote speaker Gary St. Amand, executive director of the Bissell Centre. The workshop is free however you need to register by email at socialjustice@edmonton.anglican.org. There is a $10 charge for lunch. See the bulletin board for more information.

Save the Date for St. Margaret’s annual church picnic at the home of Lorne and Beryl Rice – Saturday June 16th after 3pm. Watch for more information to come.



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