Bulletin – December 23, 2012

CALL TO WORSHIP:
“For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life. John 3:16 NIV

 

Coffee & Muffins – Jamaica Fundraiser                                               9:30 AM
Sunday School                                                                                10:00 AM

Today’s Offering – Ramona’s Reach

 

Worship Service                                                                              11:00 AM

Worship Leader                                                                              Eric Isaac

Singing

Announcements & Offering

Offering – MCS Building Loan

Singing

Prayer & Praise

Scripture Reading – Zach Abrahamson
Sermon – Donovan Dueck

Closing Song

 

Next Sunday

Sunday School offering in Dec. – Ramona’s Reach

Adult Sunday School – Come let us Worship

 

Offering – MCC

Speaker – Eric Isaac – Isaiah 53

 

Monday, Dec. 24

Youth Christmas Caroling

Tuesday, Dec. 25

Worship Service                        10:30 AM

– offering – Living Hope Native Ministries (Red Lake)

Friday, Dec. 28

C&C Christmas Party 7:00 PM at the rink (ending at the church dining hall) Come prepared for broomball, tubing, coffee & hot chocolate. Please bring treats to share, games, friends, etc

Next Sunday, Dec. 30, 11:00 AM – Communion

Dec. 31, 2:00 – 12:00 AM – New Year’s Celebrations

– Fundraiser supper 5:00-7:00 PM- for the Jamaica team – free will offering

Jamaica Mission Trip – Jan. 27 – Feb. 7, 2013. Approximate amount needed – $29,700. Raised to date $9770.00.  If you wish to contribute and get a tax-deductible receipt you need to write out the cheque to Morweena EMC and ear mark it “Youth Mission Trip” OR “youth sponsors”. You’re welcome to join us for coffee & muffins on Sunday morning.

Jan 26-27- Ramona’s Reach Hockey Tournament

 

Remember in Your Prayers

All the people traveling during the holiday time.

 

Morweena Women’s Ministry

Ladies Winter Bible Studies January 24 – March 7. Babysitting will be provided. Sign up sheets in the foyer.

 

Pre-order your New Years cookies/portzelky/oliebollen from Sam’s Place – This year we’re celebrating the New Year with this traditional favourite made fresh and ready for pick-up between 1pm and 4pm December 31st, just in time for New Years eve celebrations. Order the traditional raisin portzelky, or be adventurous and get our fancy cranberry with white chocolate portzelky. Only $8/dozen or $5/ half dozen. Contact us at (204) 415-4728, or rachelbarber@mennonitecc.ca.

 

Support group for women, Wednesday, January 30-Wednesday, March 20 – Voices for Non-Violence and Agape House are hosting a Support Group in Steinbach for women who have experienced abuse on Wednesday mornings from January 30 to March 20. All women who have known abuse in their lives are invited to come and find a safe, caring place to talk to talk about it from a faith perspective. Contact Voices for Non-Violence 204-925-1917 or vnv@mennonitecc.ca

 

MCC Manitoba is seeking a Maintenance Contractor –This short-term position will attend to a number of minor repairs and maintenance issues at our building at 159 Henderson Highway which includes Sam’s Place, a café/used bookstore/music venue, on the main floor and offices/book storage space on the second floor. For more information visit mccmanitoba.ca or contract Tricia Prosser at (204)261-6381or triciaprosser@mennonitecc.ca.
MCC is scaling up its emergency food response in Syria by providing just over $1.3 million of assistance through MCC’s account at the Canadian Foodgrains Bank To find out more

about this project, go to http://mcccanada.ca/stories/news/mcc-supports-13-m-food-assistance-syria. To find out what MCC has been doing in the Middle East since March, visit http://mcccanada/middleeastcrisis

The EM Conference’s national office seeks an administrative assistant/assistant editor for a one-year term full- or part-time position to begin Feb. 2013. Key duties: administrative support to the Board of Church Ministries, administration of resource library, layout and design of a monthly magazine for print and digital versions, and update of its mailing list. Key requirements: high computer literacy and familiarity with print design software. A description is available at www.emconference.ca. Contact Terry Smith at 204-326-6401.