Saturday 26 May 2012

New events coming up!

Well - this usually slow down a litre this time of year but we are still going strong here at Massey Place Community Church!  Check it out!

June 1- starts the first ever BIC Summer Book Club - check out the Facebook page HERE and let me know if you want a copy of the book.

June 2, 11-2 - we are picking up food for the food bank.  Walking around Massey Place, for the city wide food drive!  Be sure to put your items out on the front step, and if you want to help - let us know!

June 3, 3pm - The 1st Spanish church Membership Sunday! - come on out and join with us as we celebrate new members joining the work of Massey Place!

June 4, 10am - The deadline for bidding on the Massey Place dinner Auction (check it out HERE) - and place your bids online, my email or by calling the church, or bidding on the paper sheets at the church.

June 8, 9 - MCC annual Relief and Auction Sale at Prarieland Park.  Come and check out the sales items and also join us as we cook pancakes and sausage for hundreds for Saturday breakfast 6:30am - 9:30am (let us know if you can help :)

June 16 - Coffee House and music night - a Joint English and Spanish music night over great coffee, fantastic desserts and amazing music (contemporary, popular and worship!) - 6:30pm at the church.  Come on out - and bring some friends!

June 21-24 - the Saskatchewan National TRC event here in Saskatoon.  If you want to volunteer to help go HERE - or to give financial support for food go HERE.

June 23rd - A multi-family church Garage sale ant BBQ fundraiser event.  If you have items to sell plan to book a table, or if you want to help with the bbq let us know!  You can book a table for only $10.00 per table.

Well - thats the list for now - have a fabulous June!

Wednesday 23 May 2012

BIC Canada Vision

Here is a video we saw at the conference a few weeks back - this is the new Vision statement of the BIC Canada churches!

Go HERE so see the video on there vimeo page

Click HERE to watch it on the Canadian BIC website!

and just for kicks - THIS LINK will take you to the BIC North America website - just because I can!

So - what do you think?  I am part of it, are you?

Wednesday 9 May 2012

A great history of the Canadian Brethren in Christ Church

This LINK will take you to the Canadian Conference of the Brethren in Christ Vimeo page (a video hosting site).  They just uploaded a great history clip - walking us through the past 240 years, celebrating our history and distinctives, all the while pointing us towards our amazing future!

Take a look - and then let us know what you think?

Again to find the video click HERE!

Wednesday 2 May 2012

May Events

Just a quick update to let you all know of some important events.

Saturday May 5th, Is a church Spring work bee - 9:00 am there is something for everyone to do.  We will have both cleaning, repairs and maintenance, gardening work, carpet cleaning and even painting!  If you are able to come, just show up at 9 and there will be plenty of fun, fellowship and work!

Also Saturday May 5th, there is the Annual Meeting of the Canadian Conference of the Brethren in Christ (Our denomination) - check them out HERE.  It's exciting because it will be the first annual gathering with all three of our current 'movements'.  The Community Churches (which we are a part of), the Meeting House, and the Network & Life Communities.  There is so much to be excited about!  (click on each of the names in the previous sentence to check them out for yourself!

May 12th, There is a conference coming to town called "Survival of the Weakest" - it is being run/hosted at Lakeview Free methodist church, but we have two unique opportunities as a church: - 1st for the 1 day conference we have discounted tickets for all our regular church attenders, call/email me for details.  2nd we get the amazing opportunity of hosting one of the keynote speakers for a special 'home address' - Saturday evening.  Ron Sider will be join us (and 30-40 of our closest friends :), for a interactive evening - Google Ron Sider to take a peek at the many books he has written, this will be a great weekend!

Well - thats good for now - but come on out Sunday at 10:30 am or 3:00pm (Spanish) - and worship with us!

ps. check out our current church bulletins - just click on the 'tab' above and you will find them!

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