PARISH NEWS - 22 March 2023
SERVICES AND GATHERINGS IN THE SEASON OF LENT!
SUNDAY, March 26th, 2023 – 10:00 a.m. 5th Sunday in LENT. We hope to see you in person. If you are unable to attend, the service is live streamed. For links to the service and the order of service please visit St. James at: stjamesdundas.ca or the St. James Facebook page.
WEDNESDAY – COMPLINE – 8.30 p.m. Compline is a short service of night prayer. The heart of Compline is the recitation of several psalms. There is a short reading from scripture, intercession, and time for reflection. It is a beautiful way to close out an active day. Compline is offered by St. James’ through Facebook to bring the community together. If you cannot join live, the service is available afterwards on St. James’ Facebook channel.
St. James will be showing the wonderful movie Peace by Chocolate, based on the true story of Syrian refugees who start a chocolate company.
April 30th ~ Westdale Theatre at 2pm and 4pm ~ Tickets $15.00
‘Peace by Chocolate’ products will be available for purchase at the show. Mark your calendars!
Tickets sold online (see Events page or at the Church office.
World Water Day! Today!
Wednesday March 22, 2023 for details go to this link for ideas on how YOU CAN MAKE A DIFFERENCE
Food donations for St. Matthews House are needed to support their seniors’ program. Nonperishable items and personal care items are graciously accepted.
Flowers for the Altar & Easter Memorial Flowers
Giving altar flowers for a Sunday service is a special way to remember a loved one, give thanks for the blessings in your life, and brighten the lives of “shut-ins” and parishioners who are unwell. Sign-up sheet for Easter memorial flowers is located in the Narthex or contact the office at email@example.com or 905-627-1424
FundScrip Gift Cards!
Buy $100, Get $100
Next order date: April 30th for pick-up on May 7th
Order forms at the office. Drop off or email to the church office
Buy cards at face value, get face value at the retailers!
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March 26 - Lent study wrap-up with John Bowen in the parlour after service
March 28 - Lenten Organ Recital Series at noon (starts 12:15 pm) admission $10