In Our Community
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In Our Community

MEDA event in Altona – Tuesday, May 28, 7 pm at the eXchange (116 Main St.) Dessert & coffee will be served. Event is free. You are invited to an evening dessert reception as we gather for conversation and the opportunity to hear Dr. Dorothy Nyambi, MEDA’s new President and CEO, share about her passion for social justice...

May 16, 2019May 16, 2019by
MCC Update
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MCC Update

Help end world hunger – Every spring, generous farmers in Manitoba donate their land to Grow Hope, a campaign that brings together urban and rural people who are passionate about ending global hunger. As a church, you can help! By sponsoring seeds for the land at $300 per acre, the farmers will plant your seeds, grow the crop and harvest...

May 16, 2019May 16, 2019by
MCI update
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MCI update

MCI Saengerfest – June 2 in Buhler Hall.  Worship service begins at 10:30 am, followed by a lunch by donation and an afternoon concert beginning at 2:00 pm. Teaching Position Opening at MCI, Gretna, Manitoba – 1.0 FTE term position (September 2019 – June 2020) High school classroom teacher: senior level math and physics, (possibly with...

May 16, 2019May 23, 2019by
No Worship Service This Sunday, May 19
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No Worship Service This Sunday, May 19

Annual Seeds Camping Weekend @ St. Malo, May 17-20 – Those who aren’t camping for the weekend, pick the best weather day and join us for the day. Bring your own food and lawn chairs and find the Seeds clan in Bay 11. Join us for worship again on Sunday, May 26 @ 10:45 am. We...

May 15, 2019May 15, 2019by
Let’s Pray for…
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Let’s Pray for…

Let’s pray for…Chris & Carmen Friesen and family as they mourn the loss of Carmen’s dad who passed away yesterday evening. Funeral service is on Friday, 2 pm at the Altona Evangelical Mission Church. No lunch will be served at the church, but after the burial in the Rosenfeld cemetery, friends & family are invited...

May 14, 2019May 14, 2019by
Camps With Meaning Update
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Camps With Meaning Update

Camp Leadership Training begins – 13 young leaders began their week of training at Camp Assiniboia this week which culminates in a canoe trip at Camp Koinonia. Please pray for their growth as they prepare to lead in various capacities at camp this summer. 2019 18th Annual Birding Retreat – Moose Lake May 24-26: stories and teachings...

May 9, 2019May 9, 2019by
Mennonite Church Manitoba Update
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Mennonite Church Manitoba Update

Seeking a new nominations comm member – We are looking for a young-ish person to help serve MCM on our nominations committee. This is important, behind the scenes work. Please contact Ken Warkentin kwarkentin@mennochurch.mb.ca or 204-896-1616 with suggestions. The Faith and Life Choirs invite you to their Spring Concerts – Come Let Us Sing, May 11 @...

May 9, 2019May 9, 2019by
MCC Update
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MCC Update

Join us for Spring Fest – Come shake off the long winter at Spring Fest on May 24 and 25 and help provide relief kits to families whose lives have been disrupted by conflict and disaster. At Spring Fest, we’ll have our annual Quilt Show & Sale, Plant Sale, and BBQ all at 134 Plaza Drive. Plant Sale donations and volunteers welcome!...

May 9, 2019May 9, 2019by
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In Our Community

The Gardens on Tenth Spring Soup & Pie Supper – Thurs, May 9, 5 – 7 PM in The Gardens dining room (140 10th Avenue NE). Admission is by donation. All are invited to attend. To arrange a tour following supper please call Julie at 204-324-8945. Altona Health Care Auxiliary annual Spring Tea and Bake Sale – Friday,...

May 9, 2019May 9, 2019by
Daily Scripture – May 5, 2019
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Daily Scripture – May 5, 2019

Scriptures for this week are taken from the Revised Lectionary Year C. Join us for Worship Service on Sunday, May 5 @ 10:45 am.   Daily Scripture for Today: Revelation 5:11-14 There are many ways to engage with scripture…here are 2 of them! 1. Use the Divine Reading (Lectio Divina) method of Praying the Scriptures. Listen...

May 5, 2019April 30, 2019by