Just a reminder if you would like a “jump” on the announcements each week they can be found at http://www.glenleamennite.wordpress.com by Friday morning each week.
The book group for Henri Nouwen’s book “Love Henri, Letters on the Spiritual Life,” will begin on Wednesday at 7:30 at Gary and Lori’s. We will be looking at the foreward and some select letters in pages 1-25. Books can be purchased at your favorite local book seller. If you do not have a book and want to check it out, please come!
Next week’s Scripture passages are Micah 6: 1-8 and 1 Corinthians 1: 18-31.
Our AGM will be February 4 at 9:00 am at the church.
You are invited to attend the following event involving the CMU Singers: Choral Concert together with MCI Choir: 7:00 PM on Friday, January 27 at Buhler Hall, Gretna.
Prospective students (and their parents) – explore CMU through two upcoming opportunities: Friday, February 3 (a day to explore campus, learn about CMU programs, attend a class and interact with professors) and Friday, February 10 Outtatown Campus Visit Day (CMU’s unique, one or two-semester discipleship, travel, service and learning program). For information go to cmu.ca/campusvisit.
Join us on Wednesday, February 1 for a public lecture titled Talking Climate: Why Facts are Not Enough with CMU’s 2017 Scientist in Residence, Dr. Katharine Hayhoe of Texas Tech University. Dr. Hayhoe is an atmospheric scientist who studies climate change and was named to TIME magazine’s 2014 list of 100 Most Influential People in the World. More information at cmu.ca/sir.
Come hear stories from women in the Along the Road to Freedom paintings and from more recently arrived women from the Middle East, Africa and Latin America at the Mennonite Heritage Centre event, “Refugee Storytelling” on Sunday, January 22, 2:30 pm at the Grand Staircase of the Manitoba Legislative Building.
Along the Road to Freedom: Refugee storytelling
Sunday, January 22, 2:30 pm, Grand Staircase, Manitoba Legislative Building
Join us for personal stories from women in the Along the Road to Freedom paintings and more recently arrived women from the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America. For more information visit http://mccmb.ca/along-the-road.
Open Bethlehem Film Screening and Q&A
Monday, January 23, 7 pm, Salle Martial-Caron Theatre, Université de Saint Boniface
Join us for the screening of Open Bethlehem, a documentary on the impact of the Israeli wall on the community of Bethlehem.
Special Event: Ukraine Update
Thursday, February 2, 7:30 pm, 159 Henderson Hwy
Join Amela Puljek-Shank, MCC’s Area Director for Europe and the Middle East, at Sam’s Place for a discussion on the current situation in Ukraine and MCC’s efforts in the area.
Classical Guitar Concert with David Letkeman
Friday, February 10, 7:30 pm, 159 Henderson Hwy
Join us for a concert featuring classical guitarist David Letkeman in support of MCC Manitoba’s refugee resettlement efforts. $10 per ticket with limited availability. For more information visit http://mccmb.ca/classical-guitar-concert and call (204) 925-1910 to reserve tickets.
Life Lease available at Lindenwood Estates, 495 Lindenwood Drive East
2 bedroom, 2 bath, 1,142 sq. ft.
OPEN HOUSE for sponsoring Church Members is Sunday, January 22nd, 2017 from 3 – 5 p.m.