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.
Next week’s Scripture texts will be Psalm 8 and Matthew 28: 16-20
Mennonite Collegiate Institute in Gretna invites you to join us for our annual Saengerfest celebration on June 11. The Worship service begins at 10:30am, followed by lunch (by donation), and a 2:00pm Concert featuring all of MCI’s choral groups in Buhler Hall. Hope to see you there!
Famine Relief – The UN recently said the world is facing the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II, and in response, the Canadian government has announced the creation of a Famine Relief Fund. For every $1 donated to MCC for famine relief, $1 will go into the government’s fund for later distribution. Support famine relief efforts today! Call us at 1(888)622-6337 or visit http://mccmb.ca/famine.
MCC Manitoba Annual General Meeting – Join us at Emmanuel Mennonite Church this Thursday, June 8 at 7 pm. You will hear a keynote address and personal reflection on trauma and resilience in migration, plus important updates on the work and growth of MCC Manitoba. For more information and to register delegates, visit http://mccmb.ca/agm or contact Nikki Hamm at 204-261-6381 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Special Event: Discovery: A Comic Lament
June 28, 2017, 7:30 pm, 318 Home Street, Winnipeg
You are invited to ‘Discovery: A Comic Lament,’ a new play about the Doctrine of Discovery performed by Ted & Co. Tickets are $7 each or $5 for three or more, available by contacting KerrySanerHarvey@mccmb.ca or online at www.butterflyjourneys.webs.com.
Cycle Clear Lake – Calling all cyclists! Come out to Riding Mountain National Park for a beautiful trail ride in support of MCC’s education work in Haiti on Saturday, July 1. Registration deadline is June 13. For more information and to register online visit http://mccmb.ca/cycleclearlake or phone Reinhold at 204-729-8335.
MCC Manitoba Golf Tournament
July 12, 2017, 10 River Road, Starbuck
Join us at Bridges Golf Course for our 15th annual golf tournament in support of MCC’s local work with vulnerable youth. For more information and to register, visit http://mccmb.ca/golf or call 204-261-6381. Register by June 12 to meet our early bird deadline.
Camps with Meaning still has spaces for campers of all ages at Camp Assiniboia, Camp Moose Lake, and Camp Koinonia this summer! For more info visitwww.campswithmeaning.org/summer/campers/schedule-and-rates/
Celebrating 150? Join us for a pre-party event “146: Pathways to Treaty Relations” on June 25th at Lower Fort Garry. Treaty 1, which was signed 146 years ago at Lower Fort Garry, is an invitation to share the land for the benefit of all living things. Come learn about how this sacred commitment can breathe new life into our relationships with one another and the world around us. Workshops from 1-4 pm at Lower Fort Garry and a bagged picnic lunch from 4-6 pm at Little Britain United Church (just a short walk down the road). For more information go to www.treatypathways.com or call Dorothy Fontaine (204) 896-1616.
Stay connected with CMU, Folio Café and the CommonWord Bookstore and Resource Centre – one location where you may buy, borrow, download, consult and link to Anabaptist and related materials! Visit www.commonword.ca and come visit us! Bring a friend and this bulletin to get 25% off coffee or gelato at Folio Café!
You are invited to join us for the 16th Annual CMU Golf Classic, Tuesday, June 20 at the Kingswood Golf and Country Club in La Salle, MB. Reservations are limited so rsvp early by calling Joyce Friesen 204-594-0517.
Do you know a young person eager for adventure, learning, travel and friendship – all while exploring a life of following Jesus? Outtatown still has space available for 2017-2018! Visitouttatown.com to learn more and apply.