|Office: 9505 - 79 Street
Werner De Jong
Speaker: Pastor Werner
Worship Leader: CJ
Music: African Team
|Greeters: Grace, Ann
Ushers: Roland, Antoinette
February 10, 2019
Welcome to Holyrood Mennonite Church
Sunday School ~ 9:30 am
Worship Service ~ 10:30 am
Welcome & Announcements
Call to Worship
Songs: Glory Be to God in the Highest
I Never Knew
Praising the Lord Always
HEARING GOD'S WORD
Children’s Feature: Puppets
Share & Prayer
Song: You Are Lord
If I Don’t Praise You
Scripture Reading: Psalm 136, 1 Cor 15:1-11 (Page 654, 1205)
Meditation: "The Gospel" ~ Pastor Werner
RESPONDING TO THE WORD
Celebration of Communion
Song: Great Things He Has Done
- Fellowship Breakfasts: Tuesday (12th) at 7 am at the Albert’s Restaurant in Capilano Mall. All are welcome to
- Food Bank: Tuesday (12th) - Hosts: Ben, Pearl; Set up: Dave, Guenther
- Prayer Meeting: Wednesday (13th) - Everyone is invited to attend a weekly prayer meeting and Bible study
(for the next 5 weeks) on Wednesday evenings, 7 PM, in our church basement, as we pray for guidance and
renewal for our church members, for our congregation, and for Mennonite Church Alberta. This call to prayer is
part of Mennonite Church Alberta's Vision 20/20 renewal process.
- Helena Ball's cluster group is invited to a soup lunch TODAY after church.
- On Feb 24 after church please plan to stay for a presentation based on the 20/20 visioning meeting that
Helena attended with Mennonite Church Alberta. It will be about an hour so please bring a snack if you would
- Our church AGM is coming up again soon so we need all the regular reports to be sent electronically to Dave
Lefever at email@example.com. We are requesting that the reports from the Pastor, Elders, Treasurer,
Administrative Council/Trustees, Worship Committee, Women's Group, MVS unit all be sent by Feb. 24th so that
Dave has time to put the booklet together. Those reports need to be in the mailboxes by March 10 so everyone
has a chance to read them in time for our AGM on March 24th.
- The Annual Delegate Session and Vision 20/20 Gathering for Mennonite Church Alberta will be held at
Bergthal Mennonite Church in Didsbury from March 15-16. Registration IS NOW OPEN. It would be great to
have many representatives from Holyrood Mennonite Church at this critical assembly in which we seek God's
direction for the future. To register, visit www.mennonitechurch.ab.ca/events
- Pray for the Jantzi family, as Bonnie’s son Kerry passed away on February 2.
- Pray for Zach as he is traveling in Europe.
- Pray for Sue’s brother in law, John.
- Please pray for Jane Blume who was in a car accident in High River on Monday, January 28, and sustained very
serious injuries. Her family is requesting prayer.
- Pray for those who are searching for work.
- Pray for health for Alma.
- VISION 20/20 - A Season of Prayer: As we transition from Phase II to Phase III, we've been asked to pause and
listen. Of what is God asking us to let go? Of what is God asking us to take hold? Pray for open minds - to really
see all that is good and all that is challenging; open hearts - to listen to one another with humility; open wills -
to really be, to surrender ourselves; open spirit - to really know deep in our bones that we are loved by God.
- Please continue to remember and pray for our members who are no longer able to attend church on a regular
basis: Ray and Ginnie Brubaker, Alma Burkholder, George Varghese.
- Another CPI Learning Tour is leaving for Honduras on March 4. If you have an old working computer, with a
minimum of an 80 gig hard drive , and you would like to give it a second life helping educate students in
Honduras, call Dave Hubert (780-462-6234, firstname.lastname@example.org) or Gordon Baergen (780-953-2651,
email@example.com) We can use both desktops and laptops.
- Missions Fest Alberta - Join us for Alberta’s “25th Anniversary" February 22 to 24 at West Edmonton Christian
Assembly. Theme: "To God Be The Glory!” Keynote Speakers: Paul Estabrooks – HOPE Outreach of Canada;
Kevin & Julia Garratt – Authors/Speakers (Canadians arrested in China in 2014 for spying and espionage); and
Danny MacKay – e3 Ministry Canada / I AM Second. No General Registration – Free Admission – Free-Will
Offerings. Tickets and registration required for some activities see www.mfest.ab.ca for more information. You
will be challenged to “Find Your Purpose; Make a Difference.”
- World Day of Prayer: The service in our zone will take place at Our Lady of Assumption Catholic Church, 9034
- 95 Ave on Friday, March 1 at 7 pm. The service “Come, everything is ready!” is written by the women of
Slovenia. Refreshments and fellowship will follow in the Church Hall. Elevator at SE entrance. Due to LRT
construction, please allow extra travel time. All are welcome.
- Planting Peace Gathering 2019 is happening April 28 - May 4 at Camp Valaqua! All young adults ages 18-30
are invited to come out for a week of fun and learning about new ways to promote peacebuilding in the
community. Visit mccab.ca/planting-peace for full details and to register.
- Are you between the ages of 18-30, and looking to be challenged, and to learn, serve, and grow in your
faith? MCC is seeking applicants for the Serving and Learning Together (SALT) program to serve for 11 months
in a variety of assignments in Latin America, Africa, Asia, and the Middle East! mcccanada.ca/salt
- Mark your calendars: MCC Relief Sale and Bazaar happening in Coaldale May 31 & June 1. More details to
- Vision 20/20: Phase III - Discerning God's Call: Registration is now open. Go to
www.mennonitechurch.ab.ca/events to register.
- MCA "Save the Dates": Apr 6 - Evening with Joint Council, Apr 28 - Celebration of Doug and Rose, May 13-15
- Faith Studies in Lethbridge, Jun 7-9 - Women's Retreat, Oct 5-6 - Vision 20/20: Phase IV - Incarnating God's
- MCA Ordination: Heather Klassen will be Ordained by Mennonite Church Alberta and Foothills Mennonite
Church during Foothills’ morning worship on Sunday, February 10, 2019. Pray for Heather and Foothills as they
recognize her calling as a Celebrant to be an extension of their congregation’s ministry, and as we as MCA
affirm that calling. Words of encouragement and support can be sent to Foothills Mennonite Church at
NEXT SUNDAY (17th)
- Speaker: Pastor Werner
- Worship Leader: Ike
- Music Team: Joyce, Eun Jin
- Scripture Reader: Venisa
- Children’s Feature: Helena C
- Greeters: Ike, Millie
- Ushers: Brock, Carol
- Food Bank (19th): Hosts: Ben, Pearl; Set-up: Dave, Guenther
Apprentices of Jesus to share God's abundant hospitality with people of
all ages and cultures through the power of the Spirit.