In our community…

Sunflower Festival Community Worship Service – Sunday, July 26 @10am in the Altona Park. Everyone is invited to come and worship as a community. There will also be an invitation to participate in Communion. Bring your lawn chair.

Mennonite Church Canada invites submissions for the position of Multimedia Artist.  Based in Manitoba, this is a .80 to 1.0 (time is negotiable) full time equivalent position.  Please see the job description at for the position description and requirements.  You may direct your correspondence to Kirsten Schroeder, Director, Human Resources , Mennonite Church Canada, 600 Shaftesbury Blvd., Winnipeg MB R3P 0M4 (ph. 204-888-6781; toll-free 1-866-888-6785).  Application processing will begin July 29th.

Seeds of Hope Children’s Ministry Presents Grace Academy Choir from Zambia – Concert in the Altona Park on Tues, Aug. 25 @7pm. Rain location at Altona EMMC. For more info on Seeds of Hope Children’s Ministry go to

13th Annual Head for the Hills Bike Event – Sat, Sept. 12. Ride your bike 36 kms of the Pembina escarpment in support of mental health recovery. $25 registration includes full ride support, t-shirt, BBQ lunch, prizes and an opportunity to win 1 of 3 bikes. Register online or at the office 309 Main St. Winkler.