|Office: 9505 - 79 Street
Werner De Jong
Speaker: Donna Entz
Worship Leader: Joyce
Music: African Team
|Greeters: Helena, Grace
Ushers: Brock, Antoinette
January 13, 2019
Welcome to Holyrood Mennonite Church
Sunday School ~ 9:30 am
Worship Service ~ 10:30 am
Welcome & Announcements
Call to Worship
Songs: Lord you are so Good
Receive my Praise, Oh Lord!
Let us Dance and Celebrate
HEARING GOD'S WORD
Children’s Feature: Puppets
Share & Prayer
Song: It is Marvelous
Scripture Reading: Romans 10:14-15 (Page 1186) ~ Ronky
Meditation: "Beautiful Feet in Africa" ~ Donna Entz
RESPONDING TO THE WORD
Songs: Yahweh I zuo
You are Great
- Adult Sunday School resumes this morning, January 13th.
- TODAY: There will be a Coffee Time after the worship service to welcome home Werner and Joanne from
their Short Term Mission Assignment. Please join us!
- Food Bank: Tuesday (15th) - Hosts: Doreen, Diane; Set up:
- Elders Meeting: Friday (18th) at 6 pm.
- NEXT SUNDAY - Potluck: On January 27th, we will be having a potluck meal together with the Sudanese
Church, Ethiopian Church, and the Zimbabwean Church to celebrate Werner and Joanne's return from their
Short Term Mission Assignment to Ethiopia. Werner and Joanne will be sharing about their experiences in
Ethiopia, as well. Please bring extra food to share with everyone.
- Congratulations to Sahr, Mary, Eli, and Prepetual on the safe arrival of Purity who was born on January 1st.
- Helena is requesting your help with an upcoming project. If you identify with a language other than
English, please e mail or text the following saying in your language. "Peace be with you.” I would like everyone
to be represented. Thank you. Helena: firstname.lastname@example.org 780-901-3142
- Canadian Peacemakers International (CPI) Learning Tour. Another tour is being planned to visit Honduras,
departing YEG late February or early March. The cost of the 12 day tour is about $2200 pp which includes a
$500 charitable donation. Please contact Gordon and Wendy Baergen 780 467-6559 for more info.
- Please keep Hannah Loewen's family in your thoughts and prayers, as they grieve her passing.
- Pray for Zechariah, for healing for his leg.
- Pray for Esther’s husband for his work situation.
- Remember Werner and Joanne in prayer as they transition back into life here in Alberta.
- 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.
- Hymn Sing: You are invited to a Mennonite-Catholic Hymn Sing on January 31, 2019 at 7:00 pm at St.
Thomas More Parish (210 Haddow Close NW). Come and join the Mennonite and Catholic communities as we
share songs that are part of each of our traditions. Refreshments will follow the evening of singing. For further
information contact Kae Neufeld at email@example.com or 780 434-1965.
- Join us at First Mennonite Church Feb 9th at 6:30 for a trivia night which is a Camp Valaqua Fundraiser. All are
welcome - Invite neighbours, friends, and relatives to join. Contact Kim Wiens to submit a team of 6-8, or if you
need a team contact Kim Wiens and she will connect you with a team. Admission will be $20/person at the door
and a donation will also be taken at the event. Please RVSP your team to Kim Wiens before hand
(firstname.lastname@example.org or 780-953-6924). This event will be running concurrently to one at Foothills in
Calgary. Let's have some fun with this competition!
- MCC Alberta is inviting applications for a part-time (0.7 FTE) Shop Assistant for the Edmonton Thrift Shop.
For more information contact Iliana at email@example.com. To view full job description and to apply, please
- MCC Ottawa Student Seminar, Feb 14 -16, 2019, People on the move: Human rights and global migration.
Visit mcccanada.ca/ottawa-student-seminar for more information. Travel subsidies are available - contact Carol
at MCC Alberta to apply firstname.lastname@example.org or 403-275-6935.
- MCC Alberta is inviting applications for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Circles of Support and Accountability (CoSA)
Coordinator. For more information contact Iliana Friesen at email@example.com. To view full job description
and to apply, please visit bit.ly/COSAcoordinator
- Want to stay up to date on young adult opportunities with MCC Alberta? This January, we are excited to
launch The Committee, a community of young people who believe that together, we can do more. Sign up
today to receive monthly updates on practical ways you can learn, serve, create, advocate, pray, and give.
- Considering a short course at AMBS? See this list of upcoming courses on the bulletin board.
- Young Adults. It’s never too early to plan for your further education in September of 2019. Do you know that
both Columbia Bible College in Abbotsford and Canadian Mennonite University in Winnipeg offer full tuition
assistance? Check out the Sheep & Goats MDS Service Scholarship/Bursary at each of the schools’ Financial Aid
page. Application deadline is end of January 2019.
NEXT SUNDAY (20th)
Joint Potluck Lunch
- Speaker: Pastor Werner
- Worship Leader: Jackson
- Music Team: Joyce, Eun Jin
- Scripture Reader: Mary
- Children’s Feature: Helena C
- Ushers: Thomas, Roland
- Food Bank (22nd): Doreen, Diane
Apprentices of Jesus to share God's abundant hospitality with people of
all ages and cultures through the power of the Spirit.