Just a reminder if you would like a “jump” on the announcements each week they can be found at http://www.glenleamennonite.wordpress.com by Friday morning each week.
If you are interested in baptism or membership transfer please talk to Dale.
The passages for next week are Ezekiel 37: 1-14 and Romans 8: 6-11
Easter Sunday Potluck Breakfast at 9:30 a.m. | Please bring continental breakfast items to share with each other and guests. (eg. paska, cheese, crackers, buns, fruit, cinnamon buns, muffins, jam, bagels, cream cheese, etc. (items that don’t need to be baked/warmed up at church)) | Worship committee will have the coffee hot and strong and the juice will be cold and sweet!
Holy Week Service Times
April 13 – Maundy Thursday with communion, 7:30
April 14 – Good Friday, 11:00
April 16 – Easter Breakfast, 9:30
April 16 – Easter Service, 11:00
MCC Canada welcomes applications for Executive Assistant to Director of Programs based in Winnipeg. Applications are accepted until March 27. For more information and to apply, please visit http://mcccanada.ca/get-involved/serve/openings/executive-assistant-director-programs.
Special Event: Stolen Identities
Thursday, April 6, 7 pm, 159 Henderson Hwy, Winnipeg
Join Skip Gagnon, founder of the International Indigenous Adoptees Movement, who will share his personal story as a survivor of the Sixties Scoop. For more information, please visit http://mccmb.ca/stolen-identities.
Film Night: Reserve 107 and For Love of a River
Monday, April 10, 7 pm, 159 Henderson Hwy, Winnipeg
Join us for the screenings of two inspiring documentaries that explore themes of injustice and reconciliation. The screening will be followed by a Q & A with the filmmakers and featured elder Ellen Cook. For more information, please visit http://mccmb.ca/film-night.
Mennonite Disaster Service will be running the 2017 Family Project at Camp Wildwood, New Brunswick. We invite families to apply online by visiting our website, www.mds.mennonite.net/volunteer/family-programs, and filling out the Family Project application. You may contact the MDS Office if you have any further questions; our email is firstname.lastname@example.org or call us at 866-261-1274. Please note that preference will be given to families from Atlantic Canada until April 15, but we invite all to apply beginning March 23.
Spring at CMU – You’re warmly invited to the 2017 annual fundraising evening in support of CMU. Wednesday April 5, 7:00 PM, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. RSVP by March 29th to Joyce Friesen, email@example.com or 204-594-0517. Gather. Give. Celebrate.
CMU Open House, Wednesday, March 29: Be part of a grade 9–12 student ‘come and go’ Open House to explore programs and opportunities at CMU. Join a campus tour (scheduled every 30 minutes), participate in a class, meet professors and current students, and enjoy free gelato. Parents welcome. Drop in at Marpeck Commons (library and bookstore commons at 2299 Grant Avenue) anytime between 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. For more information go to cmu.ca/openhouse or call 204-594-0537.
Upcoming concerts at CMU (for more information see cmu.ca/events):
· Bells and Whistles with Strings Attached, showcasing CMU handbell and guitar ensembles, April 2 at 7:00 PM in the Laudamus Auditorium, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. $5 admission.
· Jazz at CMU presenting CMU Jazz Band, Vocal Jazz Soloists and Jazz Guitar Duo, April 4 at 7:00 PM in the Great Hall, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd. $5 admission.
· The Mennonite Community Orchestra, CMU’s Resident Orchestra, featuring guest soloist Matthew Pauls, baritone, CMU Assistant Professor of Music, April 9 at 3:00 PM in the CMU Chapel, 600 Shaftesbury Blvd. Admission $15 adults and $5 students, 12 and under free.
· CMU Spring Choral Concert, with CMU Singers, CMU Women’s and CMU Men’s Choruses, April 22 at 7:00 PM in the Loewen Athletic Centre.