Saturday, September 11, 2010

Week of Sep 12 to 18, 2010

Week of September 12 to 18, 2010

Dear sisters and brothers in Christ,

This Sunday, please join us to celebrate
Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost.
Join us a as community to worship and proclaim an
inclusive and transforming Gospel.
See you on Sunday @ 10:30 am.

Here is some news to share with you:

SEPTEMBER 12th @ 10:30 AM
Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost
Father Maurice
Homilist: Father Maurice
Lay Reader: Elizabeth Quinlan
Sidepeople for August:
Alan Peters & Bev Weir
Chancel Guild:
Colleen & Radika Fraser
Hymns: 566, 547, 48 & 745
Rite: BAS

SUNDAY LEAFLET: Please, consider taking home the Sunday Leaflet. It can help you review the readings, collect, prayers and news, or you can share it with other parishioners or friends who were not able to attend the Sunday Service. Thank you for your cooperation.
WEDNESDAY SERVICES: Join us for our Wednesday Study & Holy Eucharist this Wednesday, September 8th @ 10 am. We pray for the Diocese of Hereford, England. Liturgical Colour: Green. Readings: 1 Corinthians 12: 31- 13;1-13; Psalm 33_ 1-12 & Acts 1: 12-14. We continues the series of studies on Via Lucis (Way of Light), Station # 13.
OBITUARY: With sadness we announce that Ileen Dudek, passed away on Thursday, September 16. The visitation and funeral will take place at Turner and Potter Funeral Home located at Bloor West & Windemer Street. Visitation hours: Saturday from 2 to 4 pm, Sunday from 2 to 4 pm and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will be held on Monday @ 11 am at the funeral home chapel. Our prayers are with the Family Dudek.
PRAYERS: Please, keep in your prayers:
For those who are sick: Bishop Michael Bedford-Jones, Maureen Curtin, Tim Shields, Eleanor Boehm, Arthur Reid, Frank Jennings, Arthur Reid, Glen Garbutt, Margaret Sills, Jack & Eleanor Lynch, Stephen Edwards, Shirley Buckley, Regina Jawrosky, Ron Nicholson & Jeff Willis. For those who are sick. Additional Requests this month: Maureen Black, Bernice Graham, Ethan Plecash, Doreen Hayashi, Rob Blair, Vanessa, Patricia Soto & Christian Konow.
Those who are in need: For the Canadian Forces abroad & people victims of natural disasters, terrorism or fanaticism.
We pray for those who have died: For all those beloved from our congregation, family members, relatives & friends of St.Paul's: Adriana Penna, Ileen Dudek, Henry Morgan, David Ortiz, Fred Prier & victims of the tourist bus hold-up in the Philippines.
Our thanksgiving prayer for: For Maggie Lyons-Barton and her baptism on Sunday, Sep. 19th.

Please, let us keep our prayer list updated by checking the book at the entrance of the nave. Thanks.
SEP 11 Blessing of the 60th Marriage Anniv. to Ken & Audrie Baier @ 2 pm
SEP 11 Ileen Dudek's Visitation at funeral home @ 3 pm
SEP 12 Sunday Service & Sunday School @ 10:30 am
SEP 13 Funeral for Ileen Dudek @ 11 am
SEP 13 Advisory Board @ 8 pm
SEP 14 Clericus Meeting @ 11 am
SEP 14 Postulancy Committee meeting @ 12 pm
SEP 15 Wednesday Study & Holy Eucharist @ 10 am
SEP 15 Corporation meeting after Wednesday service
SEP 19 Baptism of Marg Lyons-Barton
SEP 19 Sunday Service & Sunday School @ 10:30
SEP 19 Roast Corn & Pot Luck @ Baptism's reception
SEP 22 Wednesday Study & Holy Eucharist @ 10 am
SEP 26 Back to Church Sunday
SEP 26 Sunday Service & Sunday School @ 10:30 am
SEP 29 Diocesan Ethnic Ministries meeting @ 5:15 pm
SEP 29 Wednesday Study & Holy Eucharist @ 10 am
SEP 29 Memorial Service @ Grace Hospital @ 3 pm.

BIRTHDAYS OF SEPTEMBER: We congratulate all our sisters and brothers on their coming birthdays during August & September. They are:
SEP 20 Jose Coroa
SEP 26 Thomas Tudor
SEP 29 Catherine Hanes
God bless all of them in this new year of life.
SEP 19 Marg Lyons-Barton
Keep in your prayers our little sister Maggie, her parents and godparents. Everybody is invited to join us in this beautiful and meaningful step of Maggie's life. Please, bring your children to witness the baptism and prepare yourself to renew the baptismal vows, which is part ot every baptism. Pot luck reception will follow the service.
This week we pray for:
SEP 12 For the Church in Tanzania
SEP 13 Diocese of Huanuato, Melanesia
SEP 14 Diocese of Harare, Centre Africa
SEP 15 Diocese of Hawaii, USA
SEP 16 Diocese of Hereford, England
SEP 17 Diocese of Hughveld, South Africa
SEP 18 Diocese of Ho, West Africa.
SEP 13 Cyprian, Bishop of Carthage, Martyr, 258
SEP 14 Holy Cross Day
SEP 16 Ninian, Bishop of Galloway, c. 430
SEP 18 Founders of the Church of Canada
SEP 19 Theodore of Tarsus, Archbp.of Canterbury, 690
SEP 20 John C. Patteson, Bishop of Melanesia, 1871
SEP 21 St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist.
For more information about the calendar of the Church Year, check the BAS (pages 14 to 33).
SEP 12 Elizabeth Quinland
SEP 19 Harlan Lunn
SEP 26 Brian Beech.

GARDENING @ ST. PAUL'S: David Borsa is coordinating the gardening team at our parish. Are you interested? Contact David for more information and schedule. Thank you for your interest and good will to improve our parish garden. Remember: "one rule is no mistake in gardening."
FLOWERS AT THE ALTAR: In September we will start our calendar to dedicate flowers to the altar. We will post soon the new system for this beautiful way of thanksgiving to God.
SEP 12 Put your name here
SEP 19 Put your name here
SEP 26 By Fr. Maurice in memory of Rosemarie Francois.
SEP 12 Colleen Milburn & Radika Fraser
SEP 19 Liz Quinlan & Jean Colwell
SEP 26 Betty Morgan & Anne Ferrugia.
COFFEE HOUR: Help with coffee hour. Please, sign up on the list at the newsboard. Thank you for your time and generousity in sharing a great time as a community parish. Light refreshments only.
SEP 12 Monica Edwards & Elizabeth Quinlan
SEP 19 Roast Corn & Pot Luck. Community Effort
SEP 26 Kingslay Iloabachie

WEEKLY SMILE: "The lowest form of humour - when you didn't think of it first." Oscar Levant.
WHO IS WHO?: Each month we will have a new person to discover! A few clues and let us guess the person's identity: Loves history, collects documents and magazines, sits at the north side of pews and wear glasses. So, who is our person of September? Let us know during the coffee hour.

VISIT OUR BLOG MORE OFTEN: We invite you to visit more often our blog, and click here: It is very easy to use and to read. It is an option to our web page and it is updated very often. Add this blog into your FAVOURITES in your computer. Let us know how we can improve this new channel of contact and communication. Thanks.

SEP 19 Corn Roast at Maggie's Baptism
NOV 07 Remembrance Sunday
DEC 19 Christmas Pageant
DEC 24 Christmas Eve Service
FEB 13 Annual Vestry Meeting
FEB 20 Baden Powell Sunday
FEB 27 Bishop Poole Visit
MAR 09 Ash Wednesday
APR 17-24 Holy Week
MAY 03 Mother's Day
JUN 12 Pentecost Service
JUN 19 Father's Day
DEC 24 Christmas Eve Service
DEC 25 Christmas Pageant.

CENTENNIAL BOOK: Harlan Lunn is leading the project to publish our Centennial Book, that we hope will be ready before Christmas. Colleen Milburn is assisting and thank her for her good will. We are soliciting suggested prayers of thanksgiving for the 100th years of St. Paul's mission and for continued ministry in our second century. Deadline: SEP 21.
BACK TO CHURCH SUNDAY: Sunday, September 26th will be Back to Church Sunday throughout the diocese and around the world throughout the Anglican Communion. The theme this year will be "Come as you are". This is a chanceto invite neighbours, colleagues, friends and family to a service at our parish. Please start thinking now about individuals that you would like to invite to share in worhsip and fellowship that Sunday.
EPILOGUE: Come and join us. Our Eucharist Sunday Service & Sunday School @ 10:30 am.

God bless you


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