Soup Kitchen Update and request: The Soup Kitchen is temporarily located at the Sagitawa
Friendship Center. In the flood, they lost most of their supplies and are looking
for help in replenishing their supplies. For those who wish to donate, the following
supplies needed are: coffee, coffee cream/sugar (powder or cubes), stir sticks, cookies/granola
bars, paper products (cups, bowls, plates, napkins, utensils), soup crackers, juice
mix (powdered), salt and pepper. Please let Rose Gish or Wanda Laurin know if you
have supplies to donate.
Help Wanted in the church office: We are looking for someone to fill the position
of Parish Administrator. If you are interested or know someone who is, please contact
Iain. Meanwhile, temporary help is needed in the office
There are copies of the list of prayer items for the Diocese of Ibba on the bulletin
board outside the church office. Feel free to take them to use in your prayers during
Finding Joy in Unexpected Places: The annual ACW conference will take place this
year from May 2-4 at Christ Church Anglican in Grande Prairie. Registrations forms
and information are available at the greeter’s table and on the bulletin board outside
of the parish office. All Anglican church women are welcome to attend!
Christ Church, Grande Prairie — 100th Anniversary Celebration Supper, May 10, 2014.
See posters for more information.
Cathedral Arts Council event: ``Beatles Dance & Sing-a-long`` at Weberville Hall,
Saturday, May 10. Fund raiser for the Sacristy renovation.
Canadian Badlands Passion Play tickets — save 10% in March on tickets and $5 from
each ticket will be donated to help a school in Nicaragua. Use “Gift 2014” when booking.
Our diocesan website has been completely rebuilt—go to dioath.ca to check it out.
There is also a Lent letter from the bishop posted on the notice boards, with printed
copies at the greeters’ table if you would like to take one home.
In light of a recent theft from the Fireside Room, we are asking everyone to be especially
vigilant about ensuring that doors are locked when you leave the church. Please only
leave a door unlocked when you are in that part of the building.
Please check out the new room which is coming into being above the choir room. Do
you have suggestions about what to call it, or how best to use it?
Save the date May 6-8 for a conference in Edmonton: “Becoming a Missional Church
/ Becoming a Missional Leader: How to equip your congregation to reach a changing
world”, led by Alan Roxburgh, the speaker for our diocesan conference in Peace River
in 2010. If you are interested and think you might be able to attend, please speak
Diocesan Prayer Team– Can you commit to praying regularly for our diocese? Please
see poster or call Danielle, 624-2767.
The Soup Kitchen needs containers for leftovers. Yogurt and margarine containers
are helpful. Please drop them downstairs or talk to Rose Gish.
Prayer walk on Thursdays at 12:15pm, for about half an hour. Please call ahead to
624-2743 or we might leave without you!
Services at Sutherland Nursing Home—Every Tuesday @ 10 a.m. Lead by Dean Luke and
volunteers. If you would like to volunteer for this ministry please contact the Dean
Can you give about one Sunday morning a month to work with our Sunday School children?
If so, please speak to Victoria who will be coordinating this min-istry. The program
starts Sept 15.
The AWANA program at First Baptist Church Thursday at 6:30pm, for children age 3
up to Grade 6. Registration is $35. please contact the church if interested.
Did you know? Parish mailboxes are in the hallway near the office.
Please let Kim know if you are interested in being a member of our prayer chain.
Join the Conversation with other members of the Anglican Church of Canada. Check
out www.thecommunity.anglican.ca for forums, blogs, facebook & twitter links. Ask.
Bulletins—the deadline for getting info published in the weekly bulleting is Thursday
@ 9 a.m. If you have info you’d like in the bulletin, please call Kim @ 780-624-2743
or email firstname.lastname@example.org
gluten-free wafers are available for communion, if you would like to receive
gluten-free wafers, please see Iain.
Do you use a mobile device to access the Internet? Would you like to have a Bible
app? If you answered both questions "yes" (and know what they mean!) then check out
www.biblesociety.ca/Bible_mobilefor more details. You'll be able to read and hear
the Bible on your iPhone or similar gadget!
Wanda Laurin is offering to collect and sort bottles on an ongoing basis
with proceeds to go to the roof restoration project. Wanda will pick up
your bottles (phone her with your address, 624-2751) OR you can drop
them at her house (7418 98A street in the back alley parking area) OR you
can take them to the bottle depot and designate that they are for St. James
(this is the least profitable option, as the bottle depot will take a percentage
If anyone would like to get involved with Prayer Shawl Ministry please contact Kim.
(780-322-3269 or email@example.com)
If you or anyone you know is in need of bereavement counseling please contact Victoria