Archive | September 2012

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Community Potluck Thanksgiving Dinner

Together in Sherwood Park                    is hosting a Community Potluck Thanksgiving Dinner 5:00 pm Saturday, October 6 At Good News Moravian Church 2 Primrose Blvd. (corner of Cloverbar Rd. and Primrose Blvd) Come on out to celebrate Thanksgiving as a community!  We’ll supply the turkey and ask that you bring a salad, side dish or […]

Readings for September 23 to 29

God Uses  Joseph for Good September 23, 2012 Genesis 37 :3-8, 26-34; 50:15-21 Key Verse: “[Joseph said,] ‘even though you intended to do harm to me, God intended it for good, in order to preserve a numerous people, as he is doing today.”‘ Genesis 50:20 Time: About 1750 B.C.E. Since Last Week: God promised Abraham […]

Readings for September 30 to October 6

Passover September 30,2012 Exodus 12:1-13; 13:1-8 Key Verse: “This day shall be a day of remembrance for you. You shall celebrate it as a festival to the Lord; throughout your generations you shall observe it as a perpetual ordinance.” Exodus 12:14 Time: About 1290 B.C.E. Since Last Week: Over the years, Joseph’s contributions to Egypt […]

Painting cannot happen this week

Due to some structural issues that need to be dealt with prior to painting, the scheduled time to paint the stairwell will not happen on Sunday (Sept. 23) after worship.  We will announce at a future date when the painting can happen.

District Conference November 2 & 3

The Moravian Church in Canada is presenting a District Conference.  The title is:  Follow the Lamb – Moravians in the World Today.  Keynote speakers are:  Rev. Christie Melby-Gibbons & the Rev. Dr. Craig Atwood.  The conference schedule is as follows:  Friday, November 2 at 7pm the conference begins at Good News Moravian Church. It continues […]

Readings for September 16 to 22

God  Promises Abraham  Descendants September 16, 2012 Genesis 15:1-6 Key Verse: “[God] brought [Abraham] outside and said, ‘Look toward heaven and count the stars, if you are able to count them.’ Then he said to him, ‘So shall your descendants be.”‘ Genesis 15:5   Time: About 1850 B.C.E.   Since Last Week: After Adam and […]

Community pot luck and games night.

The next community pot luck and games night will be Saturday, September 15 at 5pm.  We have invited our gardeners to this dinner and hope to share in some of the wonderful bounty of the gardens!  Please plan to come and bring a dish to share and perhaps your favourite game to play.

Readings for the week of September 9 to 15

God Creates the World; Adam and Eve Sin Genesis 2:4b-7, 15-17; 3:1-8 Key Verses: “Then the Lord God formed man from the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and the man became a living being… [Eve] took of its fruit and ate; and she also gave some to […]

Pastors and board looking for feedback.

We’re looking for your feedback.  Several visitors came up to Ian and I and mentioned how much they liked the cafe format as a way to feel a part of the congregation in a very safe manner.  We have also noticed that our connections with visitors and with each other are strengthened when  we spend […]

SAVE THE DATES – October 12 to 14

One of the suggestions to come out of last fall was to consider a congregational redevelopment program similar to what is done in the Eastern District.   As we seek to be the church that God has called us to be and to use our gifts to serve God while also not burning our all of […]