OCTOBER

yard-saleHARVEST YARD & BAKE SALE

Saturday, October 14 @ 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

A great selection of dishes, housewares, furniture, books, videos, clothing, jewelry and sports equipment as well as tables of baked goods, preserves and other harvest items.

 

 

 

 

 

Ladies-of-the-CenturyLADY SINGERS OF OUR CENTURY CONCERT

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

Featuring the music of Patsy Cline, Linda Ronstadt, Emmylou Harris, Loretta Lynn, Tanya Tucker, the McGuire Sisters and Rita MacNeil.

Tickets $12.00   Call Lois at 902-368-8246 or the Church Office at 902-892-5255

 

 

 

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

poppy_300Honouring Our Veterans Service

Sunday, November 5 @ 11:00 a.m.

Join us for our annual service as we honour Veterans.  As always, the service will have special music, an Act of Remembrance, and feature a drama written and performed by our own Dr. Tom portraying the true story of a Canadian soldier who served during the First World War.   Long before other congregations were acknowledging Remembrance Day, Dr. Tom was performing dramas and bringing to life the true stories of Canadian Veterans.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Celebration of HopeCELEBRATION OF HOPE with Will Graham

Friday, November 3 – Sunday, November 5

Plan now to invite a friend or family member to discover the life-changing message of the Gospel as we welcome Will Graham and the Celebration of Hope to the Eastlink Centre.

Friday evening Kidzfest, Saturday evening featuring “The Afters”, and Sunday night featuring George Canyon and an inspiring message both Saturday and Sunday nights by Will Graham.  No admission is charged for any of the events.

click on the link below for more information:

http://www.celebrationofhope.ca/

 

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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UpcomingEvents Mark Your Calendar

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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concert tickets

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

 

MAY EVENTS

 

SPRING IS IN THE AIR – and there’s lots going on!

 

Men of the HarvestSunday, May 7 @ 7:00 p.m. Men of the Harvest in concert

St. Mark’s is delighted to welcome Men of the Harvest.  The group have been inspiring audiences Island-wide with their four-part harmony.

Tickets are $10 and are available from the church office at 902-892-5255 or from Lois at 902-368-8246

 

 

 

compost wheelbarrowSaturday, May 13 @ 8:00 a.m. til 1:00 p.m.  

“Come Grow With Us” Annual Compost Sale

Compost is available in bags or by the scoop.

 

 

yard-saleSaturday, May 6 @ 8:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Annual Spring Yard & Bake Sale

You’ll never know what you’ll find at our Spring Yard Sale – there are all sorts of treasures to be found.

We will gratefully accept donations of household items, clothing, books, toys, games, CDs, etc.  Items may be dropped off Thursday, May 4 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. or Friday, May 5 from 1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

PLEASE NOTE: ***We regret that we are unable to accept electronic or computer equipment.

 

Teen ChallengeSunday, May 7 @ 11:00 a.m. Teen Challenge Atlantic

Join us as we welcome a team from Teen Challenge to our morning service and they share stories of the miracle of God’s grace in their lives.

 

 

 

MARCH EVENTS

 

Our afruitnnual fruit sale is underway for grapefruit, oranges and apples.

It’s not too late – orders may be still placed until Wednesday, March 7.

To place an order, please call the church office at 902-892-5255.

 

 

SullySunday Night at the Movies, Sunday, March 12 @ 6:30 p.m.

Join us for “Sully” for the untold story of the “Miracle on the Hudson”.

 

 

 

COMING EVENTS:

Copy of PEIR BadgeSunday, April 2 Church Parade with the PEIR

We’re delighted that the PEIR will, once again, join us for worship as we honour them for their service to our community.

 

 

Roast Lamb DinnerSaturday, April 8  Annual Hot Roast Beef Dinner

St. Mark’s is renown for our annual hot roast beef dinner which is why the tickets always sell out well in advance!

Stay tuned – tickets will be available soon!

SPRING Events

JubileeJoin us on Sunday, June 5 as we celebrate our 50th Anniversary as a congregation.

There will be a Family Worship service at 11:00 a.m. featuring special music followed by a special Community Celebration at 7:00 p.m. to mark 50 years in the community.  There will again be special music and Rev. Dr. Lonnie Atkinson will be our guest speaker.

 

 

 

 

 

compost wheelbarrow****** C O M P O S T  IS  COMPLETELY SOLD OUT — THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!!!  *******

Come GROW With Us!   Our annual Compost Sale will begin on Saturday, May 14 at 8:00 a.m. til 1:00 p.m.  and will continue on Saturdays May 21, 28 and June 4 or until the compost is gone. (And it’s often gone quickly!) Compost is available by the bag ($6/bag) or in bulk.

We need volunteers to help out – come join in on the fun and fellowship as we participate in this annual spring fundraiser.

 

 

 

choir concert

On Sunday, May 15 @ 2:30 p.m. join us for Forte Men’s Choir as they present their first concert of the season.

Tickets $10 at the door.

 

 

Alberta-firesSt. Mark’s stands with our fellow Canadians in Fort McMurray, Alberta as they continue to deal with the devastation of the fires.  We are taking donations for Faith Presbyterian Church in Fort McMurray and also for the PWS&D Alberta Fires Fund.  Donation envelopes are available at the church or you can go to www.presbyterian.ca  and click on the link to Alberta Fires.

 

 

 

 

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Coming this July 25-29, this year our Vacation Bible School will feature Outrigger Island: Living God’s Unshakeable Truth.  Registrations have begun for this fun-filled week for children and youth ages 5 to 12.  This year, by popular demand, we are adding a Teen/Tween Class for ages 12-14.The program runs Monday- Friday, July 25-29 from 9:00 a.m. til noon each day.  There is a one-time $5 craft fee.

To register, please call the church office at 902-892-5255 or email Rev. Paula at stmarkspres@eastlink.ca

Registration is limited to 65 children, so register early!

 

Copy of PEIR BadgeOn Sunday, April 24 @ 11:00 a.m., it will be our honour to once again welcome members of the Prince Edward Island Regiment who will be on Church Parade and join us for worship.  Their Padre is our own Dr. Tom, and St. Mark’s is proud to welcome the PEIR and celebrate the service of the men and women of the Regiment.  Please circle the date on your calendar and plan to join us for this special service.

 

 

 

yard-saleOur annual Spring Yard & Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, May 7 from 8:00 – 11:30 a.m.  This sale features dishes, kitchen items, furniture, clothing, books, videos, jewelry and a wide variety of tasty treats like pies, cakes, breads, and preserves.

Donations of items for the yard sale will be gratefully accepted on Thursday, May 5 from 5 – 7 p.m. and on Friday, May 6 from 2 – 7 p.m.  (Baked goods can be dropped off Friday)  Please note:  We are unable to accept donations of any electronic devices or equipment – no TVs, DVD players, computers, etc.  These items end up costing the church money as they never sell and we are forced to pay disposal fees for them.