September at St. Mark’s

It’s September and there’s lots going on as we gear up for Fall.

 

 

Sunday school bulletin graphicSUNDAY SCHOOL CLASSES RESUME

Sunday School Classes have resumed for the Fall session.  We offer classes for students ages 3 through to Grade 9.  If you haven’t already registered your child(ren) for classes, it’s not too late!  Forms are available on the table in the foyer.

Faith signFAITH LESSONS

“In the Dust of the Rabbi” a five-part study series continues with Part 2 on Sunday, September 17 at 9:30 a.m. in the Board Room.  Join us for this exciting journey through the Holy Land as we discover what it would have been like for the first disciples of Jesus.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

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yard-saleAnnual Fall Harvest Yard & Bake Sale

Saturday, October 14 @ 8:00 a.m.

Featuring baked goods, preserves, household items, dishes, furniture, books, CDs, toys, clothing and Christmas items.

If you would like to donate items, they may be dropped off on Thursday, October 12 or Friday, October 13.

Please note:  We are unable to accept computer equipment or electronic items.

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Lady Singers of Our Century Concert

Monday, October 16 @ 7:30 p.m.

A musical tribute to the McGuire Sisters, Tanya Tucker, Patsy Cline, Linda Ronstadt, Loretta Lynn, Emmylou Harris and Rita MacNeil

Tickets are $12.00 and are available by calling Lois at 902-368-8246 or Jeanette at 902-892-2974

 

NOVEMBER at St. Mark’s

 

visitation-team

On Wednesday, November 23 beginning at 7:00 p.m., a Visitation Team from the Congregational Life Committee of Presbytery will visit St. Mark’s and St. Columba.  Members and adherents of both congregations are invited and encouraged to attend this visitation which will be held at St. Mark’s.

 

 


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Kendall Docherty and Friends Annual Christmas Concert

Sunday, November 27 @ 7:00 p.m. What better way to start the Christmas season than with Kendall Docherty and Friends!  This has become an annual tradition at St. Mark’s as Kendall and the band kick off the Christmas season with all your favorites!

Tickets $12.00 and are available by calling Lois MacFadyen at 902-368-8246 or the Church Office at 902-892-5255

 

UPCOMING EVENTS:

christmas-treeChristmas Mission & Outreach Project

Help us light the tree!  For every $20 raised for our Christmas Mission Project, the children will light a tree on the Mission Christmas Tree!  It’s our opportunity to give help to those in the community who need help at Christmas.  We’re also packing food hampers for the food bank.  If you would like a list of items needed for each hamper, please email the office at stmarkspres@eastlink.ca

 

 

Arioso

Arioso

Sunday, December 11 @ 7:00 p.m.

Beat the stress of the Christmas season by coming to hear the voices of angels!  Arioso, a double trio, have performed Christmas concerts the past three years at St. Mark’s and left audiences wanting more!  Blending both sacred and seasonal music, this is a night not to be missed!  Tickets $10.00

 

 

Candle lighting serviceWomen’s Candle Lighting Service

Tuesday, December 13 @ 7:00 p.m.  Everyone is invited to attend this special service, led by members of the Women’s Association, featuring special readings, carols, and candle lighting.  Refreshments to follow.

 

 


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One Night Bible Study – The True Christmas Story 

Wednesday, December 14 @ 7:00 p.m.

It’s a story most of us know so well, we don’t often stop to think about the details.  Come discover things you never knew about the true story of Jesus’ birth!

 

 

 

Service of HopeService of Hope/ Blue Christmas Service

Join us on Thursday, December 15 @ 7:00 p.m. for our annual Service of Hope.  For many, Christmas marks a difficult anniversary of a loss or heightens the sense of loneliness they feel.  For others, the hectic pace of the Christmas season is overwhelming and they just want some peace.  Our Service of Hope is a way we stop in the midst of the season and allow ourselves to be blessed by the peace of God as we reflect on the true meaning of Christmas.

 

bethlehems-child-cantataAnnual Christmas Choir Cantata “Bethlehem’s Child”

Sunday, December 18 @ 11:00 a.m.

Featuring music by Victor Johnson and Lloyd Larson, come by inspired by our fantastic choir, under the direction of Jacqueline Sorensen Young, as they present their annual Christmas Cantata.

 

 

Christmas concertSunday School Christmas Concert

Sunday, December 18 @ 2:00 p.m.

 

Sunday School Classes Resume

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Sunday School classes resume on Sunday, September 13 at 11:00 a.m.

We’re looking forward to another exciting year as we grow in stature and in faith!

Parents: if you haven’t already registered your child(ren), please let us know that they will be attending by calling 902-892-5255.