At a Glance (February 4 to February 18):

Sunday February 4
Confirmation 8:30 am
Bell Practice 8:30 am
Sunday School 9:45 am
Worship Service 10:00 am
RGBC Worship 3:00pm-5:30 pm

Tuesday February 6
Reformation to Communion at St Joseph’s 7:00 pm

Wednesday, February 7
Readers Group 9:30 am
World Day of Prayer planning meeting 2 pm

Thursday February 8
Choir 7:30 pm

Sunday February 11 (The Transfiguration of Our Lord)
Confirmation 8:30am
Sunday School 9:45am
Worship Service 10:00am
RGBC Worship 3:00pm-5:30pm

Monday February 12
Family Day – Office closed

Wednesday February 14
Ash Wednesday Service, Imposition of Ashes 7 pm

Thursday February 15
Choir Practice 7:30

Sunday February 18
Bell Practice 8:30 am
Confirmation 8:30am
Sunday School 9:45am
Worship Service 10:00am
Kairos Blanket Exercise at St Joseph the Worker 2:30 pm
RGBC Worship 3:00pm-5:30pm


2018 Gifts of Service Lists are in mailboxes, please let the office know if you don’t have one, or if you wish to be listed as a substitute.

Offering Envelopes for 2018 are in your mailboxes. Please let Dianne know if you don’t have any, and you would like them.

Our Saviour Lutheran AGM is set for February 25th the year. Mark you calendars and submit your reports!

Our New Family have been attending Sunday Services and, given the opportunity, please greet them. They are just starting English lessons and will want to practice in the near future. We would also like to send out a big thank  you to our volunteers, Shirley S, Marilyn S, Bev K, Marg B, Ellen T, Jennifer P, Darlene J, and Laurie F for their regular visits to the family. Please don’t forget the the need of the refugee fund in your offering as well.

Our Saviour Lutheran,St Anne’s Anglican, St. Joseph the Worker Catholic, Gilmore Park United and South Arm United are inviting you to several learning events. Dates are:
Feb 6, Mar 6, May 1 June 5 at 7:00pm at St Joseph the Worker School (4451 Williams Road, Richmond). There will be a special musical event on April 10 at 7:00pm at South Arm United Church (11051 no. 3 Rd, Richmond) See poster on bulletin board.

Kairos Blanket Exercise on Sunday February 18 at St Joseph the Worker (4451 Williams Road)Sunday, from 2:30 to 5:00 p.m. (in the Parish Centre Gym.) This is an exercise to share the historic and contemporary relationship between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada. Curious? Have a look here:

World Day of Prayer on March 2nd at Our Saviour. Details to be announced.

We ask God for strength and healing for: Rose A, Bishop Marlin, Trevor B,Til and Virgie C, Christine C, Erik C, Martin C, Ian G, Laura H, Pastor Ken, Marilyn J, Marlene J, Michelle J, Kerrie M, Brittney M, Roxanne McD, Boni R, Michael R, Ron R, Margaret S, Irene S, Madeline T, Grace W, and Edita W.

This Week’s Gifts of Service (February 11)
Greeters Mart H.
Jon H.
Ushers Marg B.
Ed J.
Offering Assistants Til C.
Wayne J.
Assisting Minister None
Communion Assistants tbd
Replenisher tbd
Altar Care Coral Lee P.
Basket Holder tbd
Reader Tom MacI.
Money Counters Doug K.
James M.
Bread Maker Marlene J


Next Week’s Gifts of Service (Feb 18)
Greeters Lorraine S.
Debbie T.
Ushers Wayne J.
Til C.
Offering Assistants Dale S.
Warren N.
Assisting Minister James M.
Communion Assistants Cora Lee P.
James M.
Replenisher Marilyn S.
Altar Care Cora Lee P.
Basket Holder Joyce G.
Reader John F.
Money Counters James M.
Ed J.
Bread Maker Marlene J.