FGMB News & Information July 14-20

Louise Marie Akiki will be moving to a new apartment soon. Her household now includes her 3 boys and another young woman who has recently come from Uganda. We are looking for donations of the following furniture items, in good condition: sofa and love seat, kitchen table with 6 chairs, 2 dressers. If you can help, please contact Elaine Enns.

Simonhouse Bible Camp: They are still in need of cooks and maintenance help for many of their upcoming weeks. If you are interested, please contact their office at info@simonhouse.ca or call 204-687-3340

Music Worship: We’re looking for people who are interested in being a part of music on Sunday mornings; summer is a great time to give it a try! If you play any instrument at all, enjoy singing or like harmonizing, and want to learn about how to help lead people into God’s presence through music, please talk to Brooklyn Friesen or email the office at intern@fgmb.ca with your available dates! All ages welcome!

Bible Day Camp (VBS): Mornings, August 19-23. We’ve had a lot of the volunteer positions filled; thank you! As we get closer to August, we still have a few specific roles that need to be filled:
– Male Crew Leaders – Games Leader

– One Shopkeeper –  1 or 2 Guys to play Paul
Please talk to Kelsey Hildebrand, if you have questions or want to serve, or
email her at intern@fgmb.ca.

Summer Kids Church: We are in need of people to serve our children this summer in August Sunday mornings. Children ages 2-grade 1 will be dismissed from the service to kids church each week. No prep needed; everything will be ready for you to lead the group. Please contact Pastor Ruth if you’re interested in being a leader or a helper.

Prayer Opportunities

Prayer Opportunity available the 4th Sunday of the month. There will be people willing to pray with individuals in the prayer room after the July 28th service.  Anyone is welcome!

Upcoming FGMB Events

Seniors COFFEE- 10:00 AM, July 12

Women's Events

FGMB Women’s Blog site: https://fgmbwm.wordpress.com

Life Groups

Our FGMB Life Groups are an excellent way to connect and grow together in our faith journey. If you would like to be part of a Life Group, you can contact our coordinators, Bruce & Irma Charney through the church office at info@fgmb.ca.

Seniors Events

Seniors COFFEE: 10:00 AM

Winnipeg & Area Events Information - JULY 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.

Volunteer Opportunity Hope Centre Ministries is looking for volunteers over the age of 15 to help out during summer programs. We are looking for people to volunteer Tuesdays and Thursdays, from 8:30-3:30, in the months of July and August (note: you do not need to sign up for every week/ both days, let us know when you are available). If you are interested in volunteering with people with
special needs visit our website www.hopecentreministries.org

Camp Staff Needs:
Valley View Bible Camp – Male and female cabin leaders, male Servanthood Development Program leader, skills leaders, health officer, male and female cabin leader for Leadership Development Program
Calvary Temple Camp – Two male leaders, a lifeguard
Circle Square Ranch – Female counsellors, camp nurse

Please contact the camp directly for all inquiries.

CMU Information - JULY 2019

Attend a Public Lecture on Imagination, Courage, and Resilience with Dr. Emily Welty, on June 19 at 7:00 PM at CMU’s Marpeck Commons.

Get fit and active this summer at CMU Blazers
Summer Sports Camps 2019
– Aug. 12-16: Youth (grades 8-10) volleyball and basketball camps
– Aug. 19-23: Junior High (grades 6-8) volleyball and basketball camps
See cmu.ca/sportscamps or phone 204.487.3300.

Stay connected with CMU this summer. Visit the CommonWord Bookstore and Resource Centre – one location where you may buy, borrow, download, consult and link to Anabaptist and related materials! See commonword.ca. Bring this bulletin to folio café and get 25% off coffee or gelato!

MCC Information - JULY 2019

Cycle around beautiful Clear Lake for food projects in Nepal. On Saturday, July 20th participate or support a cyclist in the 35km Cycle Clear Lake
fundraising event that tackles the trail encircling Clear Lake in Riding Mountain National Park. Register at mccmb.ca/CycleClearLake.

Are you looking for a new opportunity? Resumes are welcomed for the following positions:
Director of Social Enterprise, Winnipeg
Community Engagement Coordinator, Winnipeg
Associate Editor – Mennonitische Post, Steinbach

Do you have free time and a desire to help?
MCC’s Material Resources Centre in Winnipeg needs regular volunteers to bale comforters for distribution to families in need all around the world.

Find out more by visiting mccmb.ca/Volunteer.

Last Week's Information

Bible Day Camp (VBS): Mornings, August 19-23. Sign up on the church website to attend or volunteer. VBS is open to the children of our church, the friends they invite, and to the children next door to our church. Registration will be password protected. (VBS2019)
Please talk to Kelsey Hildebrand, if you have questions or want to serve, or
email her at intern@fgmb.ca.

Summer Kids Church: We are in need of people to serve our children this summer on Sunday mornings in August. No prep needed; everything will be ready for you to lead the group. Please contact Pastor Ruth if you’re interested in being a leader or a helper.

Unplanned— From Cary Solomon and Chuck Konzelman, the writers/co-producers of God’s Not Dead, comes a film that speaks to one of the most polarizing discussions of our day– abortion. Adapted from Abby Johnson’s book of the same name, Unplanned tells Johnson’s story of working for Planned Parenthood and her change of heart. In theatres in Canada on July 12. See their website for more info www.unplannedfilm.com

*Pastor Carl will be out of the office from June 27 to July 15. For any pastoral needs, please contact the office.

Upcoming Week at Fort Garry MB

July 14-20

Worship Gathering

10:00 am

Sunday Worship Gathering

July 14

In Christ Alone

Welcome & Community Life

Call to Worship

How Great is Our God

Great is Thy Faithfulness


Offering: I Will Exalt

Children’s Offering: Prayer for MB Churches

Congregational Sharing & Prayer

Scripture: Ephesians 6:10-20, p. 952

Message: “The Game Plan”

Whom Shall I Fear

How Deep the Father’s Love


Sunday Morning Happenings

10:00 am Sunday Gatheirng

10:30 am Children dismissed for Kids’ Church

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Seniors COFFEE: 10:00 AM