November and December at St. Mark’s

Movie Night

Sunday, November 18 @ 6:30 p.m.

The Man Who Invented Christmas

Join us for the true story of Charles Dickens and how he came to write the beloved Christmas classic, “A Christmas Carol”.  Rated PG.

 

 

Kendall Docherty and Friends

Christmas Concert

Sunday, November 25 @ 7:00 p.m.

Tickets $12.00

Join us as we kick off the Advent Season with all your Christmas favourites!

 

 

 

Movie Night, “The Star”

Sunday, December 2 @ 6:30 p.m.

Join us as we take a hilarious yet poignant journey to the First Christmas through the eyes of the animals.

Rated G.

 

 

 

 

Service of Hope / Blue Christmas

Thursday, December 6 @ 7:00 p.m.

This service is for those who are missing loved ones during the Holiday Season – whether this will be the first Christmas without them, or the loss was years ago.  It’s also for all those who find Christmas difficult, for whatever reason, and who would like to experience some peace.

 

Men of the Harvest Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 9 @ 7:00 p.m.  Tickets: $10

Join us as we welcome the Men of the Harvest and they bring a night of Christmas carols and music.

This is their final concert for the season – don’t miss it!

 

 

 

Choir Christmas Cantata

Sunday, December 16 @ 11:00 a.m.

The St. Mark’s Choir will present the cantata “Love Beyond Measure”.

 

 

Silent Night Carol Service

Sunday, December 16 @ 7:00 p.m.

Join us for this special evening carol service as we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the writing of the beloved carol, “Silent Night”.  In addition to all your favourite carols, the evening will features the St. Mark’s and Park Royal choirs.

 

 

Sunday School Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 23 @ 2:30 p.m.

What could be more fun than seeing the children sing and recite Christmas poems?  Join us as the Sunday School presents their Annual Christmas Concert.

 

 

 

Christmas Eve Service

Monday, December 24 @ 7:00 p.m.

Join us as we celebrate the birth of Jesus.  What greater gift?  He’s the reason the world is celebrating!

 

 

 

 

FALL at St. Mark’s

Ladies of the CenturyLady Singers of Our Century Concert

Monday, October 15 @ 7:30 p.m. 

Featuring Jolee Patkai, Keila Glydon, Joan Reeves, Judy McGregor, and Colleen MacPhee in a musical tribute to Loretta Lynn, Crystal Gayle, Patsy Cline, Tammy Wynette, Anne Murray, Connie Francis, and Rita MacNeil.

Tickets are $12 and are available by calling Lois at 902-368-8246 or Jeanette at 902-892-2974.

 

 

 

 

Movie Night featuring “Coco”

Sunday, October 21 @ 6:30 p.m.

 

 

SUMMER 2018

SaddleRidgeRanchLogoColorSaddle Ridge Ranch Vacation Bible School

July 23 – 27, 9:00 am. til Noon

Howdy Pardners!  It’s time to saddle up and head off to the ranch where we’re going to be roundin’ up questions and drivin’ home answers from God’s word.  Each day, we’ll be learning about God’s promises, making some cool crafts, learning some great songs, playing fun games, and having some tasty snacks!

 

The fun starts Monday, July 23 9:00 a.m. til Noon, and continues through Friday, July 27.

NOTE:  Registration is currently FULL.  We sometimes have cancellations, so please contact Rev. Paula at stmarkspres@eastlink.ca to see if space is available.

There is a one time $5 craft fee per child.

 

 

MAY 2018

church picnicAnnual Sunday School Celebration Service & Potluck Picnic

Sunday, May 27 @ 11:00 a.m. followed by lunch in the Hall and games in the yard!

 

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

SaddleRidgeRanchLogoColorHowdy pardners!   Registration is underway for our annual VBS program to be held July 23 – 27 from 9:00 a.m. til Noon each day.  This summer we’re headed for an action-packed adventure with our theme Saddle Ridge Ranch: Roundin’ Up Questions, Drivin’ Home Answers!  Classes are available for cowpokes ages 5 – 12.  To register, email Rev. Paula at stmarkspres@eastlink.ca or call 902-892-5255.  Please note there is a $5 craft fee per child.

 

APRIL 2018

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

 

yard-saleSaturday, May 5 @ 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. Spring Yard & Bake Sale

Featuring quality household items, clothing, books, CDs, DVDs, toys, tools, and a plethora of baked goods (which always sell out!)

Donations may be brought to the church Thursday, May 3 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. or on Friday, May 4 from 1:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m..  Please note:  We cannot accept any electronics or computer equipment.

 

 

 

 

compost wheelbarrowAnnual Compost Sale:  Saturday, May 12 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Compost will be available by the bag, or in bulk.

 

 

 

 

 

 

PAST EVENTS:

 

Copy of PEIR BadgeChurch Parade with the PEIR

Sunday, April 15 @ 11:00 a.m.

The men and women of the Prince Edward Island Regiment will join us for worship.  Come and help us thank them for all they do for our community, province, and nation!  It will also be our great privilege to welcome a very special guest — Major General Guy Chapdelaine, Chaplain General of the Canadian Armed Forces.

 

MARCH 2018

Upcoming Services for Holy Week:

 

Maundy Thursday imageMaundy Thursday

Thursday, March 29 @ 7:00 p.m. join us for our annual service featuring a drama and special music, as we remember Jesus’ last meal with His disciples.

 

 

 

 

Lenten crossGood Friday

Friday, March 30 @ 11:00 a.m. 

Please come and join us as we take time to acknowledge the sacrifice Jesus made for each one of us on the Cross.

 

 

 

 

 

Easter-religiousEaster Sunday Celebration

Sunday, April 1 @ 11:00 a.m.

Everyone is welcome as we celebrate Jesus’ resurrection!

He LIVES!

 

 

 

UPCOMING APRIL EVENTS:

 

Roast Lamb DinnerAnnual Hot Roast Beef Dinner

Saturday, April 7 with sittings at 4:00 p.m., 5:15 p.m., and 6:30 p.m.

Our roast beef dinner is renowned – and always sells out quickly.

Tickets $18 Adults $9 for children 12 & under

Please call Lois at 902-368-8246 or Betty at 902-894-5272

 

 

 

Copy of PEIR BadgeChurch Parade with the PEIR

Sunday, April 15 @ 11:00 a.m.

The men and women of the Prince Edward Island Regiment will join us for worship.  Come and help us thank them for all they do for our community, province, and nation!

FEBRUARY 2018

 

February is History Month

Night at the museumIt’s also the month the Presbyterian Church in Canada celebrates “Heritage Sunday” when we acknowledge our heritage as Christians and Presbyterians.  With that in mind, our movie feature this month is a fun play on history as we host another Sunday Night at the Movies on Sunday, February 18 at 6:30 p.m. and present “Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian”.  It’s a wild ride as historic figures from the past come to life.  Suitable for all ages.

 

 

 

 

 

CNOY2018BColdest Night of the Year

Once again, St. Mark’s has a team in the Coldest Night of the Year walk-a-thon in support of Harvest House Ministries.  The walk takes place on Saturday, February 24 @ 5:00 p.m. Join the team or, if you’re not able to walk, sponsor the team by going to CNOY.org and follow the links to Charlottetown and to the St. Mark’s team.  Help us make a difference for those who need it the most!

 

 

 

 

 

 

annual meeting 1Annual Meeting

It’s that time of year again!  Our Annual Meeting will be held Sunday, February 25 immediately following the morning service.

 

JANUARY 2018

WoodlawnSunday Night at the Movies

Sunday, January 21 @ 6:30 p.m. featuring “Woodlawn: The True Story”.

Join us for this inspiring movie about what happens “when God shows up” and the power faith has to transform not just individuals, but an entire town.

 

 

 

 

Faith signFaith Lessons

From the “That The World May Know” series, “Israel’s Mission”.  Sundays January 14, 21, 28 and February 4 & 11

Continues Sundays @ 9:30 a.m.

 

 

DECEMBER at St. Mark’s

 

 

star-of-bethlehem

Christmas Eve Services

Christmas Eve is a Sunday — so we get to celebrate twice!

11:00 a.m. Family Worship – Advent Four – The Candle of Love

7:00 p.m. Christmas Eve Service with a carol sing and special music.

 

 

 

 

Happy New Year 2018

 

New  Year’s Eve

Sunday, December 31 @ 11:00 a.m. Family Worship

 

 

 

 

 

Christmas concert rehearsal

 

Sunday School Classes Resume January 7

 

 

 

 

 

Faith signFaith Lessons

Start the year off right!  Join us for Faith Lessons as we begin a five week study on Sunday, January 14 @ 9:30 a.m.  The study is called “Israel’s Mission” and the first class will be “Abraham and Sarah and Three Strangers”.

 

 

 

NOVEMBER at St. Mark’s

 

Christmas-Wreath

 

Kendall Docherty and Friends Annual Christmas Concert

Sunday, November 26 @ 7:00 p.m.

Join us as we kick off the Advent Season with Kendall and friends as they sing all of your favourite Christmas carols and songs.

Tickets are $12.00 and are available by calling Lois at 902-368-8246.  Don’t miss it – this concert is always a sell-out!

 

 

 

 

Arioso 2017Arioso Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 10 @ 3:00 p.m.

This double trio has delighted audiences across PEI including at the Indian River Festival.  Join us as they bring an afternoon of Christmas carols – both traditional and new – that will fill you with the Christmas spirit.

Tickets are $10.00  Please call Lois at 902-368-8246.