a welcoming, affirming, justice-seeking congregation

Newsletter Submissions are due by Tuesday, October 7th. Please email to iuchurch or call Sharon in the office.

Immanuel’s Fowl Supper will be held on Saturday, October 25th from 4-7pm. Tickets are now available and prices are Adults: $15.00, Family: $40 (includes 2 adults and children under 14 yrs), Children (8-14 yrs) $8, Children (7 and under): Free. Sign up sheets are in the AMEN corner.

Thursday, Oct 9th 1pm, Golspie Club meets the 2nd and 4th Thursdays. We do carpet bowling, drink tea and have fun. We would welcome new members, yes, even retired people. Contact Marlene McNabb or Doug McMurtry.

The Cupboards Are Bare We have received an appeal for food items for the emergency food cupboard at St. Matthew’s-Maryland Community Ministry, 365 McGee Street. Items such as soup, Kraft dinner, baked beans, pasta and sauce, cereal, rice, canned pasta, juice, canned vegetables and fruit, peanut butter, Cheese Whiz, canned meat or fish, razors, shampoo, toothpaste, toothbrushes, baby food items, feminine products. The full list is in the AMEN corner. Please leave your items in the AMEN corner. Thank you.

Faith in the City II On October 18th and 19th, Augustine United Church, 444 River Avenue is presenting: Where Waters Meet~First Peoples and Settlers Exploring our Relationship with Mother Earth through Shared Stories and Sacred Acts. To register: www.faithinthecityaugustine.blogspot.ca or call 204-284-2250. More information on the bulletin board.

“Singin’ in the Grain” A fundraising concert for the Canadian Foodgrains Bank. Saturday, November 1st at 7:30pm at Springfield Heights Mennonite Church, 570 Sharron Bay and Sunday, November 2nd at 3pm at Buhler Hall, MCI-Klassen Ave in Gretna, MB. Free Will Offering. Poster on bulletin board. If you would like more information please talk to Ron Metcalfe.

Governance Structure Files are in the AMEN corner. Just a reminder to those that have files to check them on a regular basis. Thank you.


Monday, Oct 6th

8am to Noon Winnipeg Harvest
Tuesday, Oct 7th

9:30 am Study Group
5-9pm Yoga
Wednesday, Oct 8th

8:00 pm AA Group
Thursday, Oct 9th

1:00 pm Golspie Club
7:00 pm Choir Practice
8:00 pm Bettor’s Anonymous
Friday, Oct 10th

8:00 pm Al-Anon & Alateen Group
Saturday, Oct 11th

9am to 1pm Yoga
2:00 pm Bettor’s Anonymous

I will be in the office on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday mornings.

Have a great week everyone! Sharon Vandenberg, office Administrator