Contributing to Worship


May 27, 2018   

Scripture Reader                                                                     Mary Ann Britt


                                 Isaiah 6:1-8, Psalm 29, Romans 8:12-17, John 3:1-17

Greeters                                                                      Arlene & Terry Krausz

Ushers               Sharon Koberinski, Sheryl Kruk, Edna LaBrosse, Jenn Jalbert




Fundscrip Fundraiser - You order gift cards and the church receives a rebate from the card(s) you order. Order forms are available at either entrance or the church office during business hours. All you do is write down what you wish to order on the order form and hand it in with your money. 


Upcoming Events


Garage Sale – Unit 5 is organizing a Garage Sale to be held on May 25 and 26, 9am-4pm.  Anyone who can help set-up on Thursday or the day of the sale would be welcomed.

Medicine Hat Concert Band Spring "Pops & Favourites" Concert! - Saturday May 26 7:30pm at the Esplanade.  "Let Your Garden Grow" featuring works by Bernstein, Holst's "Jupiter", the Beatles, La La Land, Copland's "Hoe Down", Michael Jackson, and much more. This summer celebration features the Allegro and Andante Bands, conducted by Bill Wahl.  Tickets available at  Adults $20, Youth $10 + sc/gst. 

Joyful Sound Ladies’ Chorus presents “The Music of Your Heart”, also featuring the Kodaly Songsters Children’s Choir.  Directed by Kim Shorthouse, Kim Pancoast and Judith Dickie, accompanied by Allison Kapcala. Sunday, May 27 at 2pm at Fifth Avenue Memorial United Church.  Admission at the door $10, Children 12 and under $5.

The Joyful Hearts Choir at St. Peter Lutheran Church, 758 – 8th St. SE, are having a Spring Sing “Rejoice in the Lord” on Sunday, May 27th, at 7:00 p.m.  There is no admission charge, only a free will offering. 


Sermons are posted on the internet. Click Here to Access.

Sermon Series: Rev. Dave’s Playlist. Four Sundays of music that matters (to Rev. Dave at least) and the Word.

May 6 “Not Ready To Make Nice” The Dixie Chicks   John 15:9-17

 Love is Acceptance and that’s tough

May 13 “Go Go Grow” Bobs and Lolo John 17: 6-19

Ascension: A Mother’s Day Joint

May 20  “Can I Go Nowhere With You”  Joel Plaskett Acts 1-21

Road Trips: Yes this is about Evangelism and Paul

May 27 “Til I Am Myself Again” Blue Rodeo John 3:1-17

Emerging..... Changed

Camp Sunday Update: We're happy to report that a total of $1727.10 was donated, to be shared between Camp Shagabec and Canyon Church Camp! Thank you for your support, and many thanks also to everyone who participated in the service and helped in the kitchen.

The Nurture Pregnancy Center is running a fundraiser called “Formula for Hope” It runs from Mother’s Day to Father’s Day. The purpose of the fundraiser is to enrich a new life with infant formula, clothing and diapers. If you have any spare change, please drop it in one of the baby bottles found on the literature tables.  Thank you.

Staff meetings will now be held on Tuesday’s at 1pm. The office will be closed at this time.

Consider experiencing wellness of your body, mind and /or spirit through Healing Touch. At present, treatments are available on Fridays. Contact Loy for more information or to book an appointment @ (403) 487-1150.

Flowers – If you would like to place flowers in the church on Sunday morning in honor or memory of someone, there is a new flower chart.  It is located on the bulletin board outside of the office.  If you would like to place the flowers on an annual basis, then just mark the date with an asterisk.

Pastoral Care – Visitations - Please let the office know if you, or someone you know either at home or in the hospital, would appreciate a phone call or visit. Call 526-2237 or e-mail [email protected]. You can also advise the hospital care team or the hospital Chaplain and they will contact us.


Food Hampers – Due to the increasing need, and a limited allotment of food vouchers, Outreach committee is collecting donations of non-perishable food items to fill food hampers. Monetary donations would also be greatly appreciated so we can purchase items that are still needed. Items that are put in hampers: pasta, canned tomatoes, canned fruit, Kraft dinner, Pork & beans, chunky soup or chili etc. peanut butter, jam, canned soup, pasta sauce, 1 litre size of juice, boxed cereal, canned ham, tuna, or salmon. Extras: sidekicks, toothpaste/toothbrush, bar soap, re-usable grocery bags. Items can be left in the box  just outside the choir room. If anyone is interested in helping to put the bags together, please speak with Loy Sanderson or Sharon Hunter.

Fundscrip Fundraiser - You order or purchase gift cards and the church receives a rebate from the card(s). Order forms are available at either entrance or the church office during business hours.  Some of the cards we have in stock are: Superstore, Sobey’s/Safeway, Moxie’s, Winners & A & W. New options are: Starbucks, Tim Horton’s, Wendy’s, Walmart, Pizza 73 & Subway. Cards are available for purchase from the office during the week.





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