Greetings FMC family. ¡Saludos a todos!
@ 4:00 — Celebramos con la familia Rivera el matrimonio de Maricela y Nathan. Estamos todos invitados a la ceremonia aquí en la PIM. No habrá culto adicional. All are invited to join Noé and Delmy Rivera in celebrating the wedding of Maricela and Nathan this Saturday at 4:00!
A “great day of singing!” Mennonite Church Canada and US are working together to produce a new hymnal for 2020, identified as “Resonate: Join the Everlasting Song.” To gather our input and generate some anticipation, we are devoting today to worship through word and music, under the direction of Ingrid Loepp Thiessen.
9:00 am – Musicians asked to be ready to rehearse in the sanctuary.
9:30 am – Adult Faith Formation considers why we sing; and to hear about the new hymnal and how to give your input. Nancy Brubaker leading.
Messy Church – 0-100 year olds, gather in the East Hall for a multi-sensory, intergenerational, experiential-based approach to spirituality, worship and the Bible, open to all, and especially geared to children.
Youth Class – grades 8–12+ in the youth room, getting ready for worship participation.
10:45 am “Let’s sing to the Lord a new song”, Psalm 96:1
Mennonite Church Canada Special Assembly in Winnipeg is happening this weekend. Please pray for the deliberations and decisions about the future structure of the national body, shaping how we engage in our common mission. May all the participants listen carefully to one another, and trust the Spirit to guide the decision-making. Keith Regehr, Sharon Lamont, Tom Yoder Neufeld and Arli Klassen from FMC are there and value our prayers for wisdom and strength. For live streaming of the sessions see: http://home.mennonitechurch.ca/winnipeg2017Video