“All the Christmas presents in the world are worth nothing
without the presence of Christ.” – David Jeremiah
We hope you can join us in worship over this Christmas weekend. Invite a friend!
With winter weather here, and the challenges that go with it, please take advantage of our Improved Zoom coverage if you cannot make it to church.
Zoom Service at 7 pm Christmas Eve and
at 10:30 AM on Sunday- Christmas Day
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 580 558 8254 Passcode: Fellowship
Food Bank: a bin is in the front foyer for collecting items for the local foodbank. Let us support this important ministry for those in need in our community.
Coffee Hour: There is a signup sheet in the Hall if you are able to help out. Cookies and/or other items for the freezer for Sundays are welcome.
Prayer Chain: confidential requests are welcome, and updates are appreciated and are of great encouragement. Contact Elaine at [email protected]
Memorial Plaque: we are accepting donations toward a second memorial plaque to remember past parishioners of our church.
If you see– someone at our service, struggling with all our many books, please give them a friendly helping hand!
Please remember in your prayers:
– the clergy and people of our Diocese
– those who are sick, suffering, fearful or in need, and their caregivers, especially doctors and nurses
– for peace within our country, and in the world, remembering areas of war, unrest and riots, and so many refugees. We ask for wise discernment in our leaders.
– for the victims of violence and natural disasters and those who suffer from the emotional and physical wounds from conflict
– for those who mourn, and those who are alone
– our Indigenous brothers and sisters, remembering their hurt and grief at this time;
– those who are persecuted and oppressed for their faith in Jesus Christ
December 24- Christmas Eve Eucharist– 7 pm
December 25- Christmas Morning Eucharist– 10:30 am
“You can never truly enjoy Christmas until you can look up into the Father’s face and tell Him you have received His Christmas gift.” – John R. Rice
Check out “From the Prayer Chair” by Rev Haydn
The office will not be open this week but if there is a need, please contact a Warden or the Rector.
Rector: 403 999 4181. [email protected]
Rector’s Warden: Liz Sutherland: 403 601 6952 C
People’s warden: Pat Reid: 403 652 2021
“May the hope, the peace, the joy, and the love represented by the birth in Bethlehem this night fill our lives and become part of all that we say and do.” – Rev. Richard J. Fairchild