Thursday
Aug242017

Bulletin Announcements August 27, 2017

August 27, 2017

Coffee and Conversation We know this is a special time after Worship and for some, a highlight of the week in being with church family. But, this doesn’t just happen without volunteers. Please consider this as part of your ministry in your church and sign up to host a Sunday. Sign-up sheets are posted and waiting for you!

 

Volunteers Needed: We are looking for someone who can give a once a month, ~15 minute commitment to set up 2 tables and chairs for our Torchbearers Beta rental group. If you are able please let Jax in the office know at 403.242.5760 or lakviewuc@telus.net.

 

Naramata Spiritual Eldering Course: September 9-16. Come, have fun and learn with us as we present a new perspective on growing older! Join Donna, Lois, Jim and me for this week-long community experience at Naramata Centre. We trust you will leave feeling empowered and inspired, ready to look at the years ahead in a fresh, new way! You will find the button to register for this retreat and accommodations on the website. You may also register by phone. Call 1-250-496-5751 or toll-free at 1-877-996-5751.

 

Warming up to Worship Resumes September 10: Come out from 9:00-9:45 before the Sunday services each week, and join us as we engage in a group discussion about that week’s readings. All are welcome. We have a lot of fun examining the readings of the day and discovering how the text might become meaningful in our lives. Bring a Bible and your morning coffee and join the conversation.

 

Healing Touch: The dates for St. Andrews United Healing Touch ministry for the next season are as follows:

September 11th @ 7pm, October 2nd @ 7pm, October 16th @ 10am, November 6th @ 7pm, November 20th @ 10am, December 4th @ 7pm, and December 18th @ 10am

 

FCJ Christian Life Centre is hosting its 3rd Annual Tea Party & Auction. Tickets include Mocktail "n" Cocktail upon arrival, live music, sumptuous treats and tea, good company, silent auction and raffle, and more! Tickets are $25 per person or purchase a table for only $160 (8 seats per table) before September 14. Wear a touch of Pink and enjoy a festive afternoon!

 

The Reformation at 500: Martin Luther and the Birth of Protestantism

Calgary University Lecture Series:

Event #1: Tuesday, September 19

Bishop’s Roundtable  “Luther, the Reformation and Ecumenism Today.”

The Most Rev. Gregory Kerr-Wilson, Metropolitan of Rupert’s Land and Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Calgary; The Rt. Rev. Dr. Larry Kochendorfer, Bishop of the Synod of Alberta and Territories ELCIC, The Most Rev. William McGratton, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Calgary.

7:00 pm, St. Mary’s University, 14500 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB

 

KAIROS Blanket Exercise: St Thomas United Church 100 Hawkwood Blvd NW is hosting a KAIROS Blanket Exercise, a workshop that explores the nation-to-nation relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous  peoples in Canada. This exercise will be guided by a KAIROS trained facilitator as well as an Indigenous Elder. For those with allergy concerns, please note there will not be a smudge ceremony held in the room. A simple supper will be served following the exercise (vegetarian & gluten free options available).  Saturday, September 23, 1-5pm, in the Mountain View Room (upstairs), no official cost but  donations are appreciated. Please RSVP to either Elaine Gray (sarahegray@telus.net),  Anett Chicomny Pon (anett@shaw.ca), or Sandra Dusoswa (office@stthomasunited.ca).

 

Lakeview United Church

Offering Christian worship, study, service & relationships that will open all ages to experience God’s life changing love.

www.lakeviewunitedchurch.com       lakeviewuc@telus.net

3023 63rd Avenue SW, Calgary, AB T3E 5J6 | Phone: 242.5760 | Fax:246.6077

Council Chair:

Minister: Rev. Jope Langejans 403.831.2117

Office Admin: Jacqueline Roach 403.242.5760

Choir Director: Marie Taylor

Minister Emeritus: Rev. Gerry Scharff

Saturday
Aug122017

Bulletin Announcements for Sunday, August 13, 2017

August 13, 2017

 

Coffee and Conversation We know this is a special time after Worship and for some, a highlight of the week in being with church family. But, this doesn’t just happen without volunteers. Please consider this as part of your ministry in your church and sign up to host a Sunday. Sign-up sheets are posted and waiting for you!

 

Healing Touch: The dates for St. Andrews United Healing Touch ministry for the next season are as follows:

August 14th @ 7pm, September 11th @ 7pm, October 2nd @ 7pm, October 16th @ 10am, November 6th @ 7pm, November 20th @ 10am, December 4th @ 7pm, and December 18th @ 10am

Training class for Healing Touch Level 1: August 26th and 27th from 8:30am-6:00pm. Tuition (which includes the Level 1 notebook) is $375.00. To Register contact the Instructor Bettie Minifie at 403.474.7399.

 

Drop-in Tea: August 16th at 1:30-3:00pm.  Come join us in the Upper Hall for Tea, Scones, homemade jam/marmalade generously donated by members of our congregation and Conversation. Free Event!

Assistance would be appreciated.

 

Right Relations Resource: Please see the document on the Narthex table for a number of events related to Reconciliation, and Right Relations.

 

FCJ Christian Life Centre is hosting its 3rd Annual Tea Party & Auction. Tickets include Mocktail "n" Cocktail upon arrival, live music, sumptuous treats and tea, good company, silent auction and raffle, and more! Tickets are $25 per person or purchase a table for only $160 (8 seats per table) before September 14. Wear a touch of Pink and enjoy a festive afternoon!

 

The Reformation at 500: Martin Luther and the Birth of Protestantism

Calgary University Lecture Series:

Event #1: Tuesday, September 19 

Bishop’s Roundtable  “Luther, the Reformation and Ecumenism Today.”

The Most Rev. Gregory Kerr-Wilson, Metropolitan of Rupert’s Land and Bishop of the Anglican Diocese of Calgary; The Rt. Rev. Dr. Larry Kochendorfer, Bishop of the Synod of Alberta and Territories ELCIC, The Most Rev. William McGratton, Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Calgary.

7:00 pm, St. Mary’s University, 14500 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB

 

Event #2: Sunday, October 1

“Martin Luther After 500 Years: Why Should Anyone Care?”

Mark Konnert, PhD. Professor of History and Department Head, History, University of Calgary

7:00 pm, Central Public Library (John Dutton Theatre), 616 Macleod Trail SE, Calgary, AB

 

Event #3: Thursday, October 19

"Canadian Roman Catholics Respond to the Protestant Reformation"

Mark McGowan, PhD. Professor & Senior Academic Advisor to the Dean, International, University of Toronto

7:00 pm, St. Mary’s University, 14500 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB

 

Naramata Centre is now offering telephone registration to assist those who are not comfortable registering online for programs and accommodations. Please call 250-496-5751 to register by telephone. Programs and accommodations can be found on their website https://www.naramatacentresociety.org/

 

Lakeview United Church

Offering Christian worship, study, service & relationships that will open all ages to experience God’s life changing love.

www.lakeviewunitedchurch.com       lakeviewuc@telus.net

3023 63rd Avenue SW, Calgary, AB T3E 5J6 | Phone: 242.5760 | Fax:246.6077

Council Chair:

Minister: Rev. Jope Langejans 403.831.2117

Office Admin: Jacqueline Roach 403.242.5760

Choir Director: Marie Taylor

Minister Emeritus: Rev. Gerry Scharff

 

Wednesday
Dec212011

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