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Holyrood Mennonite Church

Office: 9505 - 79 Street 466-3277 office@holyrood.mennonitechurch.ab.ca

Senior Pastor:

Werner De Jong






Speaker: Randy Haluza-DeLay

Worship Leader: Joyce

Music: Joyce, Eun Jin

Greeters: Ann, Ike

Ushers: Thomas, Roland

January 21, 2018

Welcome to Holyrood Mennonite Church

Sunday School ~ 9:30 am

Worship Service ~ 10:30 am


     Musical Prelude

     Welcome & Announcements

     Call to Worship

     Opening Prayer


Songs: HWB 648 - Morning has broken

HWB 46 - I sing the mighty power of God

HWB 343 - My hope is built on nothing less



     Children’s Feature: Diane

            Sunday School is dismissed for ages 4 - Grade 4 ~ Teacher: Dorathy

     Share & Prayer

     Song: HWB 338 - I know not why God's wondrous

     Scripture Reading: John 1:43-51, Ephesians 3:4-10 (Page 1110, 1225)

     Meditation: Randy Haluza-DeLay


     Song: HWB 51 - Let the whole creation cry




  • Fellowship Breakfasts: Tuesday (23rd) at 7 am at the Albert’s Restaurant in Capilano Mall. All are welcome to join us!
  • Food Bank: Tuesday (23rd) Hosts: Diane, Doreen; Set up:
  • Women’s Group: Wednesday (24th) at 7 pm at the church. Come and be encouraged!


  • Pray for our new elders as they adjust to their new roles on the Elder Board.
  • Please pray for Chad Miller, the associate pastor at Foothills Mennonite Church in Calgary, as he received news that his brother in New Zealand suddenly died. He was 48 and leaves behind a wife and three kids (12,14, 16). Your prayers are greatly appreciated during this time.
  • Please pray for Pastor Werner’s mother, as she recovers from surgery.
  • Pray for Esther’s uncle, as he has suffered a stroke.
  • Please continue to pray for Helena’s co-worker, Diana.


  • Missions Fest Alberta: Our 24th Annual Conference will be held February 23 to 25 at West Edmonton Christian Assembly in Edmonton. Theme: " Do you want The King to come? …then finish The Job!" Activities include: Prayer Room; General Assemblies; Panel Discussion with Keynote Speakers; Sing to the Nations; Missions Fest Luncheon**; Intensive Training Days** (Great Commission Coaching, Connections for Women and Men on a Mission); Exhibitors (local, national & international mission organizations, camps, Bible colleges and universities) & feature areas (Missions Search Centre & Prayer Area); Resources; Festival Stage; Seminars; Praying for the Nations; Missions Cinema; Youth and Young Adult Rally & Activities; Children’s Ministries; MFA Store; and much more. Family Conference – 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.”
  • Canadian Mennonite University's "Faith & Science" series will feature guest lecturer Dr. Rick Lindroth, University of Wisconsin on Tuesday, Jan 30 at 7:00 pm, Marpeck Commons (2299 Grant ave, Winnipeg). His subject will be "Science as a Way of Knowing: the Pursuit of Truth in a Post-Truth World." The public is invited. For more information see: cmu.ca/events
  • 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! For more information or to apply please visit mcccanada.ca/salt
  • Mennonite Disaster Service would like to invite to their All-Unit Meeting in Winkler, MB on Feb 9-10. This event is a time of sharing and celebration of the work of MDS the past year. For more information or to register please visit our website, mds.mennonite.net/all-unit-meeting/ or call us at 1-866-261-1274.
  • Coldest Night of the Year: On February 24th people across Canada will be participating in the Coldest Night of the Year, a winter walk in support of ending homelessness, and you can be a part of it! Visit cnoy.org to find out how to participate as an individual or team, or to sponsor a team! (Supported by The Mustard Seed)
  • Camp Valaqua Fundraiser: Foothills Mennonite in Calgary is hosting Trivia Night on Saturday Feb 10 @ 6:30 pm. Teams of 6-8 will compete for a the prize. All are welcome – invite neighbours, friends and relatives to join. Intergenerational teams are encouraged. Observers also welcome. If you are having trouble forming a team, contact Kevin Stoesz and he will connect you. Admission will be $20 at the door and includes a dessert. Please RVSP your team beforehand with Kevin Stoesz (email: kbstoesz@gmail.com or phone: 403-464-1823).


  • Speaker: Pastor Werner
  • Worship Leader: CJ
  • Music Team: African Team
  • Children’s Feature: Helena C
  • Sunday School Teacher: Esther
  • Scripture Reader: Bokolo
  • Greeters: Ruth, Guenther
  • Ushers: Ben, Garth
  • Food Bank (30rd) Host(s): Diane, Doreen; Set up:

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