Parish News

1 Feb

 

THIS COMING SUNDAY AT SAINT JAMES:

SUNDAY November 10, 2019

BCP EUCHARIST, 8:30 am

PARISH EUCHARIST 10:30 am –

REMEMBRANCE SUNDAY

 

Holiday House Tour Tickets are now available at selected locations and the church office. $25 until Nov 30th/ $30 from Dec 1


DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR THE ADVENT/ CHRISTMAS/ EPIPHANY NEWSLETTER is November 15th. Please send to st.jamesanglican@bellnet.ca


SAVE THE DATE :

  • Dec 1  Peace Vigil for Syria at 6 pm. with our Syrian and Kurdish friends.
  • Dec 13 Women’s Christmas Dinner. Details to follow.
  • Mar. 13 – 15, 2020 Women’s weekend at Loyala House. Details to follow.

ADOPT A FAMILY for Christmas – See the tree and display in the Narthex.


PLEASE REMEMBER to bring in your no longer used eye glasses,  prescription, Dollar Store readers, sunglasses and cases.  You don’t need them, but other people do! 


10th ANNUAL WINTER COAT & BOOT DRIVE! 

Please deposit your donations of these much-needed clean items on the right hand of the stage in the back corner.


CUSHIONS – We now have a box of cushions at the back of the church for those who find the church chairs uncomfortable.  Feel free to use them during worship.


The inaugural event of THE PLAY CLUB was a trip to see Dundas Little Theatre’s Einstein’s gift.  34 people enjoyed an excellent production.  The next scheduled event is 2 February for another play.  If there is interest we may arrange a trip together to the movies or to see a university basketball game in January with transportation to the door provided.  There will be signup sheets in the Narthex.


 2020 CANADIAN CHURCH CALENDARS are on sale in the Narthex for $6 a calendar. There is a limited number this year. Please leave your money in the container provided. Thank you!


EAST COAST KITCHEN PARTY AT THE SHED (in support of Grandmothers of Steel) Sat. Nov 23 from 7-10 pm. Tickets $25 call Maureen 905-541-1968


NAME TAGS

Please don’t forget to wear your name tags at church, it helps us build our community and welcome newcomers to our church. Please return your name tags to the basket after the service.


St. James Gallery – featuring the work of Maggie Shepherd for the month of November. Come in and view her work Mon- Fri  9am-noon


CHURCH GROUPS

MONDAY GAMES:

Monday afternoons 1:30-3:30 pm. Everyone welcome!

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                                                    MEN’S SPIRITUALITY MEETINGS        

meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of each month, from 7.00 to 8.30 pm. For the next few weeks we shall be discussing John Gray’s book “Seven Types of Atheism”. Please contact Peter Davison via the office 905-627-1424  if you would like to join us  or just attend the meeting.

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EfM (Education for Ministry)

Meetings for the 2019-2020 year on Monday at 7.00 pm in the Parlour.

BODY & SOUL:

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Body & Soul – Tuesdays  10:00 – Noon 

November 12 – Betty Carey from Connect Hearing

November 19 – Ukulele Group from St. Joe’s Villa entertain

November 26 – Meditation from the YWCA

 

WEDNESDAY KNITTING AFTERNOONS (THE KNITWITS):

Meets at 1:30 pm. in the Parlour

 

 

 

 

WOMEN’S WRITING GROUP

Meets the third Wednesday of the month at 7:30 pm in the Parlour.journaling-clipart-journal-writing-2400_1864

 

 

 

 

SACRED CIRCLE DANCE

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Social Skills Were Survival Skills That Enabled Neanderthals to Live in Cold Northern Climates

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TRC EVENTS: Remember to check the bulletin board in the Narthex to see upcoming events. Also check out http://www.powwows.com/calendar.

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