Announcements and Events

Please note there will be no children’s time upstairs today, as Wiebke is away.

Tuesday, October 8 at 11am:  Funeral service for the Reverend Canon Fletcher Stewart at St. John’s Cathedral (135 Anderson Ave, off Main St.).  Please provide a ride to someone without if you can.

Saturday, Oct. 12 at 10am:  preparation of the sanctuary for Thanksgiving.  If you have any squashes, pumpkin, or other produce to place in the sanctuary, please bring them that morning, or they can be brought on the Sunday prior (6th).

Beginning Tuesday October 22 in the evening:  the Companions in Grief Program is offering a 7-week Grief Support Group.  If you have recently experienced the death of a loved one and are struggling with loneliness, hopelessness and uncertainty then you are welcome to join a supportive, safe and confidential group. To register: Bob Milks at 204- 294-5562 or griefcare@mymts.net by Oct 18.

Saturday November 23 from 9:45-3:30:  Retreat Day at St Paul’s , 830 North Drive.  Bring a bag lunch, and a donation if you can.  More info:  Phil Barnett  phil43barnett@gmail.com    You can also watch talks on “Contemplation and Christianity in our time” at https://wccm.org/media-page/#6IxmF6nkOQQHEp9aUsfyrp

Centering (meditative) Prayer:  Wednesdays at 5 pm in the sanctuary; and a shorter version most Sundays at 9:45 am in the church upstairs.

Next Sunday in the Lectionary:   Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7; Psalm 66:1–12; 2 Timothy 2:8–15; Luke 17:11-19

Please be aware that some of our people have allergies or sensitivities to fragrances such as perfume, fabric softener, scented shampoos and scented lotions.  Mild fragrances can cause strong reactions.

 Note: On Sunday morning if you need the elevator, enter in the doors off St. Matthews Avenue and enter 641 into the key pad.  [If no response, call 204-470-2646]

Healing Prayers are on the first and third Sundays of the month, during Communion.

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