Announcements for Holy Week (March 20, 2016)

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Please consider setting aside whatever you can this week to participate as we remember and walk with Christ in his passion.


Welcome to St. Augustine’s Anglican Church!

Sunday Services at 08:00 and 10:00 am

 If you would like to see a copy of the printed announcement bulletin,please click here: March 20, 2016 announcements

This Sunday, March 20 is Palm Sunday.  There will be palms and palm crosses for everyone.

We are now into Holy Week.  Activities are as follows:

–          March 20 – Palm Sunday @ 10:00 am

§  Join us for hot cross buns following the service

–          March 24 – Maundy Thursday @ 6:30 pm

§  Remembrance of the Last Supper with simple foods, foot washing and Holy communion.

–          March 25 – Good Friday – Stations of the Cross at 1:00 pm

–          March 26 – Easter Vigil – St. Patrick’s Church, 334 Knottwood Road North, Millwoods @ 7:00 pm

–          March 27 – Easter Sunday, 8am & 10 am

§  Baptism of Connor Baptiste and Lily Hoch.

§  Blessing of Easter baskets


–          Friday, March 18 – Simple Supper @ 5:30 pm – Come and bring a friend – everyone welcome.

–          Tuesday, March 22 – Saving Jesus – 7p to 8:30 pm – Last class for this season.

–          Thursday, March 24 – 7 to 8:30 pm – Choir Practice – New voices welcome

–          Base Camp 2016 – “Star Wars” outdoor adventure camp – August 6 – 12 in Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park in Lac La Biche.

o   Directed by Dr. Mark Armstrong, family physician has been leading camps in the Anglican Diocese of Edmonton for more than 30 years.

o   Great opportunity for teens – 12 to 15 – to enjoy Christian fellowship, hiking, canoeing, swimming and camping under the stars in Alberta’s only Island Park.

o   Watch for more details to come.

–          Habitat for Humanity – 5th Annual Interfaith Build – July 07 to August 25, 2016

o   Looking for 400 volunteers as well as 120 lunches over the two (2) month period.  If you would like to recruit volunteers from your parish/Community please join meeting on April 20 at 7:00 pm at Evangel Pentecostal Assembly – 4461 – 50 Street.

–          Help Wanted – STAR OF THE NORTH – seeking part-time/casual assistant cook (newly retired or looking for part-time weekend work)

o   Mostly weekends – assist in delivery of Food Services, working directly with Chef in a collegial environment.

o   Position includes hands-on cooking, food prep, cleaning – daytime shift work (7a – 2p or 2p- 8p).

o   Apply with resume/references to email [email protected] or in writing to Lucie Leduc, Executive Director

o   Star of the North Retreat Centre, 3A St.  Vital Ave., St. Alberta AB  T8N 1K1.

–          FOR MORE EVENTS & ACTIVITIES – Please see the Synod Scene on the Notice Board downstairs.

Hope to see you at the Simple Supper tonight the 18th and of course, on Palm Sunday.

Be well and be safe.

June Greig. Volunteer.