Funeral Service for Peggy Takashima.
Peggy Takashima, wife of the Rev George Takashima died in the early hours of Saturday Dec 7. A service for Peggy will be held Thursday, December 12,
11 am at the Italian Club, 1511 St. Edward Blvd N. Lethbridge, AB Please, if you are planning to attend, RSVP to Eva Stanley.
More on Peggy and how to send condolences to family HERE
Remembering Patricia Heffelfinger.
Patricia Heffelfinger, spouse of the late Rev. Ray Heffelfinger, died in Calgary on December 3, 2019. More on Patricia and how to send condolences to family HERE
Carstairs Bancroft United Church welcomes new minister.
Carstairs Bancroft United invites you to join them on January 5, 2020 at 10am to meet their new minster, Rev. Maria Szabo, newly arrived from Killarney, MB.
Video License Available.
Previously offered through the former Conference Office, EDGE in Etobicoke now offers communities of faith the opportunity to obtain a Public Performance Video License. Public Performance Licenses enable your community of faith to show full-length or clips from movies or TV shows for public viewing as a part of things like worship, fundraisers, family nights, youth group events, or educational programs. Edge has contacted communities of faith who purchased licenses last year. You’ll find more information here: http://buyingunited.net/video-licensing
The application deadline for a 2020 license is December 31st, 2019. For any additional questions, contact Alexandra Belaskie
Deer Park United Church seeks Youth Co-Leader.
Deer Park, Calgary, seeks an enthusiastic youth co-leader to lead a vibrant Friday evening drop in program as well as to participate in the Sunday morning youth program, starting January 6, 2020. The successful candidate will work collaboratively with their fellow leader, as well as with youth leaders from St. Andrew's United Church. This position is 8.5 hours per week. Pay based on experience. Please send your resume by Monday, December 16 to Anne Morgan, M&P Chair, Deer Park United Church, by email at MPChair@dpuc.ca
or by mail at Deer Park United Church, 77 Deerpoint Road SE Calgary Alberta, T2J 6M6, and Attention Anne Morgan.
Church Office Administrators Retreat - Save the Date.
Retreat will take place from Monday, October 19 to Wednesday, October 21, 2020 in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. More details will be coming in the new year. Contact Brandy Emmerich
, St. Martin’s United Church Saskatoon
Waterton United Church's Christmas Candlelight Service takes place Saturday, December 21
at 5 pm with Rev. Pauline Bell. Guest musicians welcome. Potluck feast to follow. Please join us in nurturing the earth by bringing dishes and cutlery. All faiths welcome. Waterton Church is available year round for weddings, retreats, etc. More information HERE:
Women in Ministry Lunch.
All those in paid accountable ministry (active, retained, retired, student) are invited to lunch - share together in a meal, conversation, and Christmas cheer. We’ll gather at 4th Spot Kitchen and Bar in the upstairs private room (2620 4th Street NW Calgary) at 1 pm Thursday December 5th. Please RSVP to Nancy Nourse
Registration Open for December’s Tuxis Youth Parliament. The TUXIS Parliament of Alberta is the oldest youth parliament in Alberta, and the longest continuously running youth parliament in Canada. It’s for youth ages 15 to 21 who have a passion for debate, politics, and bettering our communities. TUXIS is a spiritual non-denominational youth parliament that welcome members of all faiths and belief systems. Registration for the December Youth Parliament and more information HERE: