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This Week At Faith August 28-September 4 2016

Summer Special Appeal: Luther Village

The Urban

During the summer months The Urban still needs our help. They require Hygiene Kits and food items. There is a list of items needed on the wall in the Narthex above the Urban container where you can deposit your donations.

Most urgently required:

Canned tomatoes

Pasta

Canned meat

Tinfoil

Coffee 

Sugar

Mayonnaise

Peanut butter

Baking items: chocolate chips, raisins, nuts
Clear plastic freezer bags- large- (Ziploc preferred)

Thank you for your support!

Luther Village Fall Retreats

Weekend In the Wild: Foragin & Bushcraft, September 16-18 for $149 + hst.

Grown up fun in the woods at Luther Village. Learn to forage and harvest wild food to create our Saturday evening meal. An experience of basic tracking, campfire building and learning for adults.

Personal Retreat, September 16-25 for $20 + hst per night, including continental breakfast (you pick from one to five nights during this time)

Make time for you with a personal retreat at camp this autumn.

Photography in the Woods, September 23-25 for $149 + hst.

Explore the Canadian Shield with camera in hand. Learn while exploring your creative side while surrounded by beautiful Fall colours.

For more information see the posters on the bulletin board in the entry or on the Luther Village website http://luthervillage.ca/retreats.html.

You’re invited to CLWR’s We Care open house!

Canadian Lutheran World Relief’s We Care Program is hosting an open house and you’re invited! Come help us celebrate reaching the 100,000 mark in We Care orders!

September 9, 2016 from 10am til 6pm, 549 King Edward St. Winnipeg. Drop by anytime!

Come meet the We Care program staff. Learn about the program and our recent shipments. Enjoy some snacks and beverages.

 We hope to see you there! For more information, contact wecare@clwr.mb.ca.

Thank You to all those who so willingly gave of their time to greet people as they came to Worship. The summer months bring many visitors to our Church and it is important that we welcome them. Again thankyou to our summer greeters.

Welcome Back Sunday is Sunday September 11. Following worship will be Sunday School Registration, Coffee and Treats, and a Special Craft Activity. Please plan to attend. Everyone welcome!

Youth have returned from Clay

The youth learned a lot, saw more and had tons of fun! Thanks for all the support leading up to CLAY. We are already setting out sights on CLAY 2018 in Thunder Bay, ON.

MNO Lay Academy of Preaching

If you are interested in taking part in this program please pick up a brochure on the bulletin board in the entry or speak to Pastor Chris. 204-253-1491 x 22

pastorchris@faithlc.ca

Free Community Block Party at St. Vital EMC today from 3-6pm. Bouncy Castle, Hamster Ball, kids’ games, hot dogs and drinks. All welcome!


 

Cathy Zimmerman - Office Administrator
Cathy Zimmerman - Office Administrator
Our full time Church Administrator works to manage the day-to-day administration of the congregation; keeps records; provides hospitality to members and visitors; manages the finances of the congregation; and optimizes communication through weekly bulletins, the church website, and the monthly newsletter. Cathy Zimmerman is currently serving as our Church Administrator. She can be reached via email at officeadmin@faithlc.ca, or phone (204) 253-1491 ext. 20