January 27, 2018 Announcements

Welcome to St. Augustine’s.

Third Sunday after Epiphany – January 27, 2019


Printable Announcements: January 27, 2019






This Week’s Scripture Readings:

3rd Sunday after Epiphany Jan. 27

BAS (350)

Nehemiah  8:1 – 3, 5-6, 8-10

Psalm 19

1 Corinthians 12: 12 -31a

Luke 4:14-21

Next Week’s Scripture Readings:

Presentation of the Lord Feb. 3

BAS (401)

Malachi  3: 1-4

Psalm 84

Hebrews 2: 14-18

Luke 2: 22-40

Please remember in your prayers this week: The sick or/in hospital – Percy Marshall, Pat Goddard, Baby Timmy & Mom Shelley, Don, Justin, Amy, Vera Morris, Edna, Michael, Marnee, Jim, Chris, Michael Miller, Jody, Connie, Simon & Family, Lydia, Mike.

For those in mourning: For family & Friends of Marlene & Ross – parents of Jane Nunes.

St. A’s Events This Week

ENCOUNTERS – Sunday morning study group that meets @ 8:30 am in the Lounge downstairs.

Morning Prayers

Monday thru Friday – 08:45 am in the Chapel.

Monday – Lectio Divina on upcoming Sunday Gospel reading.

Tuesday – Holy Communion

Wed/Thu/Fri – Simple Anglican Morning Prayer

You are welcome to drop in any days you like.

St. A’s Events Coming up…

SIMPLE SUPPER REMINDER – FRIDAY, January 25th bring a friend and enjoy a delicious meal and great conversation.


AGM – SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 10TH – FOLLOWING 10 AM SERVICE.  *There are positions open for warden, treasurer, and vestry member at large.  Please let Rev. Crane know if you are interested.


TUESDAY AT BLU’S – Please join us for conversation and fellowship. We usually meet on the first and third Tuesday mornings of the month.  Next meeting – Tuesday, February 05, 2019 at 10:00 am.


BELLES & BEAUS –  Please watch for new details on next meeting.


BOOK CLUB – Meets the last Tuesday of the month in the Church Lounge at 10:30 am.

Lenten Quiet Day– Monday, Feb. 25 from 9:00 to 1:00.

Parish Silent Retreat– Friday, May 31 to Sunday, June 2 (More information to come)

Reminder to book any space you need at the church through the church office, so it can be checked against the master calendar.

The church office is open Monday mornings from 9:30 to 11:30 and Thursday mornings from 9:00 to 2:00.  Any mail for the office? Please drop it in the office mailbox (in the other building), or in the ‘Admin’ mailbox downstairs.  There is also a form for cheque requisitions if you have receipts to submit for payment.

Anglican and Beyond

Anglicans are busy across the diocese – see more events on the Diocesan “SYNOD SCENE” at www.edmonton.anglican.org.  You can get it by email too! – MORE information on notice board downstairs.

Bishop Jane invites us to pray for Bishop Sixbert & the Diocese of Buye.

WKeynote speakers Bishop Jane and Jim Gurnett, also including a personal reflection by our Rev. Jonathan and Megan Crane. February 23rd, 9-4pm.  At our sister St. Augustine’s in SPRUCE GROVE (!) 131 Church Rd. RSVP to [email protected]


POLITICS OF FAITHFULNESS – a diocesan event in preparation for the two upcoming elections.  What do we say to political candidate at the door?  How does our Christian faith connect to the public good?  Feb 16, 1-5pm @ St. Matthias.  RSVP to the synod office by Feb 13th.


  • KINGS UNIVERSTY – SPRNG CONVOCATION SPEAKER – Sat, May 4th at 200 pm – Dr, Steven R. Timmermans, Director of the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRCNA) – visit kingu.ca/alumni-supporters/event/graduation for more details. Questions call Registration/Student Finance office 780 465-8330.
  • CAPILANO PLAYSCHOOL – JANUARY 26, 2019 – TRIAL CLASS & OPEN HOUSE – 3 – 4 YEAR OLDS – SEE details on notice board.


L’ARCHE COMMUNITY CENTRE – Fulton Place School – Tuesday, February 5th at 7:00 pm.   Welcomes Michael McDonald, International author and recipient of an Academy of American Poets prize – his short films have aired on TV in Canada, France etc.  FREE to all – donations of choice are welcome.   See poster on NB


HOLY TRINITY – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9TH AT 11:00 AM – Clark Hardy presentation on “Social Justice & Trinitarian Theology” – 30-minute lecture followed by 30 minutes of discussion.  Refreshments provided.


WORLD DAY OF PRAYER – FRIDAY, MARCH 1 @ 7:00 PM – Assumption Church, 9034 – 95 Avenue.  Service prepared by “women of Slovenia”. Planning meeting Wed. Jan 30 @ 1:00 pm. All are welcome.


Garden Updates

Sherry Prokopuk is our Parish Representative.



*COMMUNITY MURAL PREPARATION EVENTS – hosted jointly by St. A’s and the Community Garden to be held February 23rd and March 9th.  Save the dates, the wider community will be invited.  Applications for funding for the mural are already underway!


MUSIC TOGETHER – Kid’s music program.  Most Monday and Thursday mornings at the church.  www.musictogethernl.com

Sound Opportunity – Wednesday evenings at 7 pm www.sing4me.ca

GANG – Grandmothers of Alberta for a New Generation (GANG) works with the Stephen Lewis Foundation to support African grandmothers raising their grandchildren because of AIDS.  An awareness, advocacy and fundraising group.

Education for Ministry – Thursday nights – a four- year certificate in theology.

GEA-Greater Edmonton Alliance – organization of Faith Groups, Unions, Community Action Groups and Small Businesses ‘organizing for the common good’ to give the public a voice in decision making that affects their lives.