June 4, 2023 10:00 a.m. First Sunday after Pentecost/Anniversary Sunday
Prelude Veronika Klassen
Call to worship The Rev. Thomas Kim
*Song Holy Spirit
Prayers of confession
Assurance of God’s grace
Story time The Rev. Thomas Kim
Musical interlude Family Worship Sunday
Responsive reading Psalm 8:1-9 (NRSV) – Don Blaak
*Psalm Lord, our Lord, your glorious name #4
New Testament readings Matthew 28: 16-20 – Heather Collum
Message Whose is the Church?
The Rev. Thomas Kim
*Doxology / Prayer Give Thanks
Sharing 77th Anniversary of Calvin Church
Invitation to Communion
*Song Let us break bread together #548
The Sacrament of Holy Communion (responsive)
*The Apostles’ Creed
Prayers of thanksgiving and intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer (in unison) [sins/sin against us]
*Hymn The church’s one foundation #479
*Benediction Go now in peace
Postlude Veronika Klassen
*Please stand in body or in spirit
**Sunday worship service will continue to be both in-person and online**
*Greeters: Bill and Marilyn Ingram
*Coffee Time: Please Join us for Coffee and a piece of Anniversary Cake
*Flowers: Miriam Fleming
In Remembrance of John Fleming
Youth Connect (grade 7 and up): Sunday (TODAY)
You are welcome to hang out in the Youth Zone after the worship.
Monday Bible Study: Monday at 7 pm Gathering Place
Ladies Bible Study: Tuesday at 10 am Margaret Allan’s Home
Friends and Coffee Social: Wednesday at 10 am Fireside Lounge
Thursday Bible Study: Thursday at 11 am Gathering Space
Calvin Coffeehouse: Friday at 7 pm Sanctuary
FUNDRAISER CONCERT FOR YOUSSEF, ROUAA AND DIALA
On Friday, June 9, 2023, the Calvin Coffeehouse is pleased to present an evening concert featuring a variety of musical artists and groups to help raise funds for our newly arrived family from Syria. Our musical artists include:
The Fiddle Chicks (old-time and folk fiddle music)
The Uppatones (female-voice vocal trio)
Amy Stephens & Amir Haghighi (Celtic and Persian style folk music)
Voce Destino (female-voice chamber choir)
Brennan Sinclair (original music in singer-songwriter style)
Joy Vox Community Choir (concert choir choral music)
The concert begins at 7:00 p.m. (doors open at 6:15 p.m). Admission is free and a paid concession is available during intermission. All donations will go to Youssef and his two daughters to help them begin their new lives here in Canada. All are welcome. Please join us for an evening of fabulous music and an opportunity to support Youssef, Rouaa and Diala!
ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK FOR JUNE 2023
JUICE, JELLY, AND JAM. PICKLES AND CANNED HAM this month for the FOOD BANK. *Next pick-up is Friday, June 30*
YOUTH CONNECT: UPCOMING EVENTS
YOUTH CONNECT (grades 7 and up)
June – Community Outing – Jubilee, Keith, and Dan (Leaders)
REMEMBER to get together with your team to plan the activity you have agreed to organize so you can update the group on these events and times as soon as possible.
CALLING ALL CAMPERS!!! Do you enjoy the outdoors? Are you someone who enjoys camping, hiking, kayaking, canoeing? Would you consider spending some quality time with our youth on a weekend campout this coming summer in August? Want more information? Chat with or contact Maria at 778-201-5101.
THE LADIES’ RETREAT AT CAMP DOUGLAS
Get away for a few days of peace and quiet, singing, laughter, study, prayer, fellowship, and great food.
Brochures and registration forms for the Ladies’ Retreat at Camp Douglas, June 12-15, 2023, are available at the Welcome Centre. Please help yourself to a copy.
The registration deadline is May 31, 2023.
You can also get a brochure and registration form by emailing email@example.com