a welcoming, affirming, justice-seeking congregation

Newsletter The deadline for the next newsletter is Thursday, March 8th. Please email to iuchurch or contact Sharon in the office.

The C.E. Committee has some low wooden tables and small wooden chairs to dispose of, so if you are interested, please speak to Sharon Barbour or any other member of the C.E. Committee.

Retirees Luncheon will be held on Tuesday, March 13th from noon to 2pm. Please see sign up sheet. Watch for more details!

Immanuel Blanket Makers will be gathering on Tuesday, March 13th from 4:00 – 8:30pm. (Note: This is a date change from March 27th) Bring your scissors and sewing machine if you have one and a friend or two. Dinner will be provided so sign up so that we can plan. If you have any questions, just call Martha @ 667-6079 or Cindy @ 669-1198. Donations can be made by marking your envelope “Blanket Makers”.

The Visioning Committee has scheduled three General Meetings to continue the Visioning conversations. With the variety of times and dates that have been scheduled we are hoping to give everyone an opportunity to participate. The intension is to understand: Who we are as a Congregation? Who we are called to be? We will hold one session on Wednesday March 7th at 1pm, and two sessions after worship; one on Sunday March 11th and one on Sunday April 15th. Please choose the one that best suits your schedule and sign up on the sheet posted in the AMEN corner. If you have any questions please contact a member of the Visioning Committee……Bill Hickerson, Marg Smith, Karen Turk, Ian Donnelly or Lynda Endicott.

World Day of Prayer 2012 a service written by the women of Malaysia will be held at Gordon-King Memorial Church, 127 Cobourg Ave, Friday, March 2nd at 1:30pm. All are welcome.

Flower Policy Anyone wishing to place flowers in the church, please sign Flower Calendar for a date of your choice. You are then invited to bring your own flowers. I am available to help with choices regarding colors or flowers. Either contact me or the church office to place an announcement in the church bulletin. Sharon Barbour 668-4571.

Scripture Reader: Joy Weizel

Remember our Red River Co-op gas number is 193228.


Sunday, Feb 26th

2:00 – 6:00 pm Church Jehovah Nissi
Monday, Feb27th

8am to Noon Winnipeg Harvest
7:00 – 9:00 pm Immanuel Players
8:00-9:00 pm Church Jehovah Nissi
Tuesday, Feb 28th

9:30 am Study Group
6:30 pm Worship Committee Mtg
Wednesday, Feb 29th

7:00 – 9:00 pm Immanuel Players
8:00 pm AA Group
Thursday, Mar 1st

9:30 am Study Group
7:00 pm Choir Practice
8:00 pm Bettor’s Anonymous
Friday, Mar 2nd

8:00 pm Al-Anon & Alateen Group
8:00 – 10:30 pm Church Jehovah Nissi
Saturday, Mar 3rd

10:30 am – 1:30pm Immanuel Players
5:00-10:00 pm Church Jehovah Nissi

I will be away this week, returning on Tuesday, March 6th.

Have a great week everyone! Sharon Vandenberg, Office Administrator