Worship Gathering

9:15 & 11:00 AM

Winnipeg & Area Events Information - SEPTEMBER 2019

A Voice for the Voiceless: Fundraiser for Freedom Challenge, a ministry of OM, Saturday
August 24, 7 PM., North Kildonan MB Church. The  program features Jordan St Cyr, info about OM’s Anti Trafficking Project, and a Grand Canyon Climber.

MCC Applications continue to be welcomed for:
MCC Manitoba is hiring a Thrift Coordinator to support the MCC Thrift Shop network throughout the province. Deadline for applications is Sept 3. Visit mccmb.ca/Openings to find out more. 

UGM Faith Learning Centre– part time Administrative Assistant, beginning in September. Hours can be determined. If interested in volunteering with the Adult Education Program, please fill out the volunteer application. For more details, email faithlearningcentre@gospelmission.ca.

Mennonite Disaster Service: The 2020 All-Unit Meeting will be held in Goshen, Indiana from February 7-8, 2020 at Maple City Chapel, 2015 Lincolnway E., Goshen, IN 46526.
The All-Unit Meeting (AUM) is MDS’ annual meeting in which all units, volunteers, and MDS staff come together to worship, learn, and fellowship. Anyone is welcome to attend.

Canadian Mennonite University (CMU) Information - SEPTEMBER 2019

Xplore Winnipeg:
Χplore offers six-week courses for 55+ participants that investigate dimensions of the Christian faith, our world, and life in it. All without any assignments or examinations! Among other options, Fall courses in Winnipeg (Wednesdays from 9:30 – 10:30 AM and 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM) include Jewish-Mennonite Interaction, in the Ukraine and in Manitoba and Handel’s Messiah: Preaching or Entertainment. See cmu.ca/explore.

Xplore Southern Manitoba:
Χplore offers six-week courses that investigate dimensions of the Christian faith, our world, and life in it. All without any assignments or examinations! Among other options, Fall courses in Winkler (Thursdays from 9:00 – 10:00 and 10:30 – 11:30 AM) include Exploring the Book of Acts and Canaan-Israel-Palestine: Land of Occupation and Conflict. See cmu.ca/explore.

Consider enrolling (for audit or credit) in a CMU evening course this fall! Evening courses include Percussion Techniques; Education and Faith Formation; Politics, Society and Mass Media; Anatomy; Anabaptist Peace Theology… and much more. Visit ca/timetable for details.

Volunteers needed at CommonWord Bookstore and Resource Centre at CMU who enjoy customer interaction in a retail/resourcing environment. Volunteers needed either Tuesday or Friday afternoons this school year. Please email info@commonword.ca for more information.

Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) Information - SEPTEMBER 2019

A special fund is available for sponsoring refugee families through the Blended Visa Office Referral program. Through this fund, sponsoring groups have access to additional financial support for 11 months of sponsorship.
The fund is now available until Sept 9.
Contact Belloty Kabamba-Braun for more information at bellotykabambabraun@mccmb.ca or 204-925-1910.

Learning Tour to Palestine & Israel
November 1-13, 2019. Find out more by contacting Joanna Hiebert Bergen at 204-925-1910 or joannahiebertbergen@mccmb.ca and register by August 15.

September 15: We Are All Treaty People Celebration

September 20: MCC Canada’s AGM

September 26: MCC Manitoba’s AGM

September 28: Brandon Relief Sale