Friday
Jun162017

Bulletin Announcements, Sunday June 18, 2017

June 18, 2017

 

Please hold in your hearts and prayers the family of Rev John Moules.  John died on June 1st, 2017.  He served at Lakeview United for 20 years, and other congregations in south Alberta. Cards of Sympathy to the family may be sent to Mrs Thelma Moules, 2848 Lionel Crescent SW, Calgary, T3E 6B2.

 

Would you like to join the Prayer Chain? If so, or if you would like to add a loved one to our private and confidential list contact Estelle Collins 403-251-5691 or Sue Spratt 403-242-7156. God hears our prayers.

 

Deer Park United Church is pleased to announce a series of “Dinner and Learns” in June through the Canadian Mental Health Association-Calgary Region! All workshops are free to attend and will run from 6:30-8:00pm in the Fellowship Hall.

  • Monday, June 19: Suicide Awareness-The Suicide Awareness Education Service helps prevent suicide through comprehensive awareness building in the community.

If you are able to donate a pot of soup towards one of these evenings, please contact Kiran at kiranmckee@dpuc.ca or (403) 278-8263.

 

Aboriginal Awareness Week June 19th – June 24th. There are calendars of events on the Narthex table outside the hall if you are interested in attending any of the events!

 

Our Stories - for Parents of LGBTQ Individuals Wednesday June 21 at 7 pm Location: Hillhurst United Lee Allard will be our special guest. Lee is the LGBTQ Youth and Family Support Specialist at the Calgary Sexual Health Centre. Join us for a space where parents are welcome to share, connect, ask questions, and lend support to each other in a safe and affirming setting. For more info contact Pam at pam.rocker@hillhurstunited.com

 

Board Game Café: Fundraiser for Famine Relief. The Canadian government is matching donations to the Famine in Africa up until June 30, so on Saturday June 24, in the Lower Hall, we will be holding a Board Game Café to raise funds, and have reached out to several young adult groups for support in this initiative. If you are interested in helping out with this event please contact Stirling McKay by phone at 403-629-4753 or by Email at lakeviewstudent@telus.net. If you are able to, please donate baked goods so that they can be sold at the event.

 

On Sunday, June 25, 10:30am St. Matthew’s United Church will be having its 13th Annual African Spirituals Worship Service honoring Journey From Slavery to Freedom. Each year, the St. Matthew’s choir – under the direction of David Ferguson – commemorates and pays tribute to the historic struggles of the countless men, women and children who were victims of the slave trade. This years’ service is especially bittersweet as it coincides with conductor David Ferguson’s retirement.

 

Open House on the SW Ring Road. On June 28th from 6-9pm The Alberta Ministry of Transportation will be holding an open house on the SW Ring road in the Upper Hall. This will be a great venue to learn more about this project!

 

HOPE150:June 30 + July 1. Free Admission! On June 30th, 5-9pm there is a Millennials and Youth show at Millennium Park. Then on July 1st, 8am-7:30pm there is a full day of Family events including a pancake breakfast from 8-10am. Inspiring Stories of Christian HOPE shared every 60-90 minutes! For more information see www.hope150.ca.

 

Living with Wildlife: Thursday, July 6, 2017 at the FCJ Retreat and Conference Centre from 7-9pm. The Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society in association with the FCJ Centre would like to invite your community to attend this event which seeks to teach people how to live alongside snowshoe hares and other wildlife

"Every living creature has an intrinsic value, in its existence, its life, its beauty, and in its interdependence with other creatures." Pope Francis

 

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 acomodations acan 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: Nancy Gillean 403.249.0505

Minister: Rev. Jope Langejans 403.831.2117

Office Admin: Jacqueline Roach 403.242.5760

Choir Director: Marie Taylor

Minister Emeritus: Rev. Gerry Scharff

Wednesday
Jun072017

Bulletin Announcements, Sunday June 11, 2017

June 11, 2017

 

Please hold in your hearts and prayers the family of Rev John Moules.  John died on June 1st, 2017.  He served at Lakeview United for 20 years, and other congregations in south Alberta. Cards of Sympathy to the family may be sent to Mrs Thelma Moules, 2848 Lionel Crescent SW, Calgary, T3E 6B2.

 

Would you like to join the Prayer Chain? If so, or if you would like to add a loved one to our private and confidential list contact Estelle Collins 403-251-5691 or Sue Spratt 403-242-7156. God hears our prayers.

 

Tonight we will be screening Elder in the Making at 7pm, the cost is $5/person. This is a great opportunity for us as a church community to get a better understanding of our native neighbors, and to further building relationships with them.

 

Long Range Planning Meeting: We will be meeting at 7 pm, on Monday June 12th, to discuss the planning calendar for the coming Church year. (July 1st 2017 to June 30 2018). All are welcome and we encourage your support.

 

Deer Park United Church is pleased to announce a series of “Dinner and Learns” in June through the Canadian Mental Health Association-Calgary Region! All workshops are free to attend and will run from 6:30-8:00pm in the Fellowship Hall.

  • Monday, June 12: The Stigma of Mental Illness- 1 in 5 Calgarians will experience a mental illness at some point in their life, yet every day Calgarians suffer in silence.
  • Monday, June 19: Suicide Awareness-The Suicide Awareness Education Service helps prevent suicide through comprehensive awareness building in the community.

If you are able to donate a pot of soup towards one of these evenings, please contact Kiran at kiranmckee@dpuc.ca or (403) 278-8263.

 

Our Stories - for Parents of LGBTQ Individuals Wednesday June 21 at 7 pm Location: Hillhurst United Lee Allard will be our special guest. Lee is the LGBTQ Youth and Family Support Specialist at the Calgary Sexual Health Centre. Join us for a space where parents are welcome to share, connect, ask questions, and lend support to each other in a safe and affirming setting. For more info contact Pam at pam.rocker@hillhurstunited.com

 

Board Game Café: Fundraiser for Famine Relief. The Canadian government is matching donations to the Famine in Africa up until June 30, so on Saturday June 24, in the Lower Hall, we will be holding a Board Game Café to raise funds, and have reached out to several young adult groups for support in this initiative.

 

On Sunday, June 25, 10:30am St. Matthew’s United Church will be having its 13th Annual African Spirituals Worship Service honoring Journey From Slavery to Freedom. Each year, the St. Matthew’s choir – under the direction of David Ferguson – commemorates and pays tribute to the historic struggles of the countless men, women and children who were victims of the slave trade. This years’ service is especially bittersweet as it coincides with conductor David Ferguson’s retirement.

 

Westwinds Music Society Summer Program 2017: Registration for the Westwinds Summer Programs is open the deadline to register is June 15 and is a user-pay, adults-only program open to all Westwinds members and non-members. The Concert band and choir will practice at Lakeview united church on Wednesdays from 7-9pm starting July 26th and the Jazz band practices Thursdays from 7-9pm starting July 27th. Costs are $100 for the first group and $75 for each additional group, payment must be done through Paypal.

 

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 acomodations acan be found on their website https://www.naramatacentresociety.org/

 

We are looking for volunteers for a Stampede Breakfast at LUC, on July 15th 2017, if you are interested in helping out please contact Stirling McKay at lakeviewstudent@telus.net or by phone at 403-242-5760, his office hours are Monday to Friday 10:00-4:30

 

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: Nancy Gillean 403.249.0505

Minister: Rev. Jope Langejans 403.831.2117

Office Admin: Jacqueline Roach 403.242.5760

Choir Director: Marie Taylor

Minister Emeritus: Rev. Gerry Scharff

Friday
Jun022017

Bulletin Announcements, Sunday June 4, 2017

June 4, 2017

 

Would you like to join the Prayer Chain? If so, or if you would like to add a loved one to our private and confidential list contact Estelle Collins 403-251-5691 or Sue Spratt 403-242-7156. God hears our prayers.

 

Healing Touch: will begin 7-9PM sessions, on June 5th, alternating morning and evening sessions bi-weekly. To make an appointment or if you have any questions contact Bonnie and Lynda from St. Andrews United Church, at healingtouch@andychurch.org

 

Common Cup Company Concert: On Saturday, June 10, Wildrose United Church (1317 1st St. NW) is hosting a The Common Cup Company Farewell Tour concert at 7:00pm. Tickets cost $20.00/person and can be bought by calling 403-277-5576 or on www.eventbrite.ca

 

Reserve the date June 11 for the showing of the film "The Making of an Elder”. The film will be shown at 7:00pm on June 11. Tickets are $5/person. This film is inspired by the work of the Making Treaty 7 Cultural Society, a group of artists, musicians, playwrights, elders, and technicians trying to bring the stories of aboriginal and settler relationship to the forefront. For more information about the film please go on the following hyperlink: http://elderinthemaking.com/about/the-film/.

 

Long Range Planning Meeting: We will be meeting at 7 pm, on Monday June 12th, to discuss the planning calendar for the coming Church year. (July 1st 2017 to June 30 2018). All are welcome and we encourage your support.

 

Deer Park United Church is pleased to announce a series of “Dinner and Learns” in June through the Canadian Mental Health Association-Calgary Region! All workshops are free to attend and will run from 6:30-8:00pm in the Fellowship Hall.

  • Monday, June 5: Coping With Stress- 1 in 6 Canadians have thought about suicide when under stress.
  • Monday, June 12: The Stigma of Mental Illness- 1 in 5 Calgarians will experience a mental illness at some point in their life, yet every day Calgarians suffer in silence.
  • Monday, June 19: Suicide Awareness-The Suicide Awareness Education Service helps prevent suicide through comprehensive awareness building in the community.

If you are able to donate a pot of soup towards one of these evenings, please contact Kiran at kiranmckee@dpuc.ca or (403) 278-8263.

 

On Sunday, June 25, 10:30am St. Matthew’s United Church will be having its 13th Annual African Spirituals Worship Service honoring Journey From Slavery to Freedom. Each year, the St. Matthew’s choir – under the direction of David Ferguson – commemorates and pays tribute to the historic struggles of the countless men, women and children who were victims of the slave trade. This years’ service is especially bittersweet as it coincides with conductor David Ferguson’s retirement.

 

The Warehouse is Closing: The Warehouse Saima Jamal managed to find for donations to the Syrian refugees last year is closing the end of June. There is free clothing, furniture, household, appliances, toys, children and adult books, and baby items for all newcomers, low income earners, single parents or anyone needing a leg up. They will be open at 6923 Farrell Road SE, Wed/Thurs 6pm-9pm and Sat/Sun 12pm-6pm until June 30. For more information see their website: www.yyssyr.ca.

 

Westwinds Music Society Summer Program 2017: Registration for the Westwinds Summer Programs is open the deadline to register is June 15 and is a user-pay, adults-only program open to all Westwinds members and non-members. The Concert band and choir will practice at Lakeview united church on Wednesdays from 7-9pm starting July 26th and the Jazz band practices Thursdays from 7-9pm starting July 27th. Costs are $100 for the first group and $75 for each additional group, payment must be done through Paypal.

 

Hello from Naramata Centre! For almost 70 years, Naramata Centre has been an inclusive and welcoming destination for United Church families from Alberta and BC to gather in the summer. We write to request that you help to share our news about Naramata Centre and our plans for Summer 2017. We have a wonderful and diverse offering of programs for children, teens, adults, elders and intergenerational groups. Check out programs and register here: https://www.naramatacentresociety.org/programs/

 

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: Nancy Gillean 403.249.0505

Minister: Rev. Jope Langejans 403.831.2117

Office Admin: Jacqueline Roach 403.242.5760

Choir Director: Marie Taylor

Minister Emeritus: Rev. Gerry Scharff & Rev. John Moules

 

Wednesday
Dec212011

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