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Holyrood Mennonite Church

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

Senior Pastor:

Werner De Jong






Speaker: Pastor Werner

Worship Leader: Jackson

Music: African Team

Greeters: Ruth, Guenther

Ushers: Brock, Roland

July 7, 2019

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: Receive my Praise, Oh Lord!

You are Worthy

He is the Reigning King

     Elder Cluster Group Prayer

     Offering: My Helper


     Children’s Feature: Joyce

     Share & Prayer

Songs: I am on the Lord's Side

Glory be to my God - Alleluia!

     Scripture Reading: Isaiah 6:1-8, Luke 5:1-11 (Page 719, 1076) ~ Tarnisha

     Meditation: “Jesus’ Discipleship Vision” ~ Pastor Werner


     Silent Prayer

     Song: Lord you are so Good




  • Fellowship Breakfasts: Tuesday (9th) at 7 am at the Albert’s Restaurant in Capilano Mall. All are welcome!
  • Food Bank: Tuesday (9th) - Hosts:
  • Council Meeting: Tuesday (9th) at 6:30 pm
  • I have been overwhelmed with your thoughts, prayers, words of encouragement, visits, flowers, taking over some of my responsibilities while I have been in and out of the hospital. Thank you. May God continue to guide and bless your lives. ~ Joyce
  • Roof fundraiser challenge! Who can raise more, men or women? Please aim for ($100/adult) if you are able. If we get a cheque for a couple, men and women’s teams will be indicated equally. Goal is $5250. See thermometers at the back of the sanctuary for progress. Prizes! One each for women/men will be drawn for from the people who contribute.


  • Please pray for Godfrey, as his home in Hoima was robbed again this week.
  • Pray for Amie’s mom, who is not feeling well.
  • Thank God that Joyce is recovering from illness and surgery, and is home from the hospital.
  • Please pray for Sahr as he recovers from a car accident. Pray also for his boss who was in an accident as well. Pray for safety in his job as driver instructor.
  • Pray for recovery for Brock as he has hurt his shoulder.
  • Pray for Thomas’ mom who is in hospital in Lofa. Pray for a safe journey as Thomas and Sahr’s mother will go for a visit.
  • Please pray for Amie’s dad who has been in pain on and off for a year.
  • Thanks for all your prayers, concerns, calls, cards and visits. Rolly is now home and making progress to full recovery.
  • Reuben is now home from hospital, but has a long road to recovery. He has a blood clot in his lungs and pain in his bones, making walking difficult. Continue to keep him, his family, and the South Sudanese Church in your prayers.
  • Please continue to remember and pray for our members who are no longer able to regularly attend church: Ray and Ginnie Brubaker, George Varghese.


  • Golf for MCC in Tofield, Sept 7. Support MCC's international and local ministry! More info and registration at mccab.ca/golf-tofield
  • MCC Edmonton Thrift Shop – Interim Manager: We are looking for a candidate with a retail background, leadership, and managerial experience to fill the role of Interim Manager for Edmonton Thrift. Please note this is a term position, for 6-8 months. For more info and a copy of the job description, please contact Joyce and joycedoran@mccab.ca or call 403-275-6935.
  • Grow Hope with MCC Alberta & Canadian Foodgrains Banks (CFGB): Sponsor an acre of land for $300 in fields near Carstairs and Fort Saskatchewan and your donation will grow to as much as $2,500 for food assistance work in the developing world. The farmers will farm the land and forward the proceeds to MCC & CFGB. Learn more at mccab.ca/grow-hope
  • Are you interested in working on the peace agenda with Project Ploughshares, Edmonton? Ploughshares Edmonton annually recognizes Edmontonians who have made a significant contribution to building peace in Edmonton and organizes the Hiroshima memorial. If this interests you and you would like more information, please call Dave Hubert at 780-462-6234 or e-mail dehubert@telus.net.
  • Tuition Assistance for Post-Secondary Students - MCA offers tuition assistance for any MCA students attending a post-secondary Mennonite / Anabaptist affiliated institution or program. Application is available at www.mennonitechurch.ab.ca. Deadline to apply is July 31, 2019.
  • Ride for Refuge 2019 - Join Mennonite Church Canada October 5, 2019, partnering with the Ride for Refuge in raising support for International Witness ministry. The Ride takes place in major cities across Canada, at the same time on the same day. Last year, 75 riders on 12 teams raised just under $20,000 in support of Mennonite Church Canada International Witness ministry. Please join us again this year! Register at: https://rideforrefuge.org/register Questions or more information, please contact Jason Martin Director, International Witness: jmartin@mennonitechurch.ca
  • New Executive Minister: Surrounded by friends and colleagues, Doug Klassen was installed as Executive Minister of Mennonite Church Canada on June 29, 2019. Recalling his baptismal vows in Vineland, ON many years ago, Doug expressed excitement and hope in moving together as a nationwide community of faith. "What an incredible honour it is to link arms with all of you and to walk together in to the future of Mennonite Church Canada." - Doug Klassen


  • Speaker: Joanne De Jong
  • Worship Leader: Ed
  • Music Team: Ruth, Emily
  • Scripture Reader: Mary
  • Children’s Feature: Ruth
  • Greeters: Grace, Helena
  • Ushers: Eunice, Antoinette
  • Food Bank (16th): Hosts:

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