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Feb. 16, 2014 – St. Matthew’s United Church eBulletin

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Contents
•  St. Matthew’s Calendar
•  Winter Bible Study
•  Thanks to ...
•  Meeting schedule for 2014
•  In the Community

St. Matthew’s Calendar
Sun. Feb. 23, after church – Meetings of Session, Stewards, and the Board
Mon. Feb. 24 at 12 noon – Bible study in the parlour
Tue., Mar. 4 at 5:30 pm – Shrove Tuesday pancake supper

Winter Bible Study
Winter Bible study is held on Mondays from noon to 1 pm. The winter session is an eight-week study on the parables of Jesus, “Living the parables out loud.”

Thanks to ...
© Hilary Wellard, for her bulletin sponsorship in loving memory of her mother, Laura Wellard. Laura would have celebrated her 103rd birthday on Feb. 18.

Request…
We are in need of a carpet cleaner.  Does anyone have a carpet cleaner they would be willing to lend to the church for a few days?  If so, please contact Dora in the office (423-9209 or stmatts@ns.sympatico.ca).  Thank you.

 

Meeting schedule for 2014
All meetings are held after the Sunday service
Congregational meeting – June 8
Session/Stewards/Board – Feb. 23, June 1
Executive of Official Board – Mar. 30, Apr. 27

In the Community
Halifax Camerata Singers “Saints and Legends” – Sun. Feb. 23 at 7:30 pm, St. Patrick’s Church, 2267 Brunswick. A choral tribute to saints (e.g., Francis of Assisi, Mother Teresa, Hildegard von Bingen) and legends (e.g., JFK, Martin Luther King, Jr., Nelson Mandela, Jack Layton) who walked among us but changed the world. Special guests Blue Engine Strong Quartet and pianist Lynette Wahlstrom. Tickets $25, $20 seniors, $10 students/underwaged available at the door.

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Church office: stmatts@ns.sympatico.ca, 423-9209
Pastoral care: Rev. Betsy Hogan, 423-9209
Sunday Free Breakfast: 8:30–9:30 am
Sunday Worship: 10:30 am
Minister of Music: Wayne Rogers, 429-1680
Choir rehearsals on Thursday: AcabellA Handbell Choir 6:15 pm, Choir 7:30 pm
Lunch Bunch Community Choir: Fridays at 12 noon September–June
On the web: www.stmatts.ns.ca