What you need to know from this weekend’s bulletin:
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From the Office of the Bishop
- Click here to read Bishop McGrattan’s Easter message
- Together in Action is withholding funding from Development & Peace. Find out why.
Save the Date: Life in the Spirit Seminar
Do you want a deeper relationship with Jesus? Are you thirsting for more from your faith? You are invited to next month’s Life in the Spirit Seminar which will introduce you to a life lived in the power and presence of the Holy Spirit. For more info, click here.
OREMUS: ST. MICHAEL’S PRAYER GROUP
Come and join Oremus on Monday, April 9 at 6 p.m. and every second Monday of the month to pray the Vespers — the evening prayer of the Liturgy of the Hours — for St. Michael’s. To pray with us at home, contact Heather Schilling at 403-919-0991 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
MOMS AND TOTS GROUP
Calling all moms with little ones: if you’re interested in coming together with other moms for coffee and fellowship, join us on Thursday, April 12 after the 9 a.m. Mass at the gathering area.
You’re Invited: RCIA Speaker Series
RCIA has two upcoming talks with amazing speakers which they want to extend to the entire parish community. On Thursday, April 12, Mark Kolodziej will be speaking on the topic of Marriage. Also on Thursday, April 19, Cameron Cote from the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform will be speaking on Sanctity of Life from the perspective of Catholic apologetics. Both events will begin at 7 p.m. Click here for more info.
Blood Drive: Donors Needed
Canadian Blood Services is in need of blood donors on Thursday, April 12 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Four Points (8220 Bowridge Crescent NW). Book your appointment at blood.ca.
Next Weekend: Steve Bell & Malcolm Guite in Calgary
All are invited to a unique evening featuring the songs and sonnets of Canadian singer-songwriter Steve Bell and poet Malcolm Guite, happening right here at St. Michael’s on Saturday, April 14 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are only $20 each and can be purchased at stevebell.com or at the parish office. For phone orders, call Signpost Music toll-free at 1-800-854-3499
ART WALK 2018
Parishioners’ paintings and photography will be on display upstairs in the mezzanine on Saturday, April 14 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m., and between Masses on Sunday, April 15 until 7:30 p.m.
Info Session: Walk in the Footsteps of St. Paul
Join Fr. John on a Greece pilgrimage this October as you retrace the missionary journeys of St. Paul. Those interested are invited to an info session on Sunday, April 15 at 6:30 p.m. For more info, click here.
Bible Study Program for Youth in Grades 5+
Youth in grades 5-9 and their parents are invited: more than just a Bible study program, Encounter: Experiencing God in the Everyday is a life-changing experience that speaks directly to the hearts and minds of youth. This four-week study beginning Monday, April 16 at 6:30 p.m. is designed for them to understand the amazing story that ties all of the Bible together. Click here to learn more and to register.
St. Michael’s 60th Anniversary Planning Meeting
If you’re interested in joining the 60th anniversary planning team, you’re invited to the next meeting happening on Monday, April 16 at 7 p.m.
A SONG FOR RACHEL CONCERT
Mark your calendar for “A Song for Rachel” concert on Friday, April 27: a fun-filled, family fundraising concert and silent auction to support Project Rachel, which is a post-abortion healing and reconciliation ministry supported by the Diocese of Calgary. Everyone is invited to attend this event. Silent auction opens at 6 p.m. and concert begins at 7 p.m. Tickets: $15/person or $35/family. Contact the Life & Family Resource Centre at 403-218-5505 for tickets or to donate silent auction items.
This week’s featured content on FORMED is on the Divine Mercy. Watch the trailer below, or checkout the full episode at saintmichael.formed.org.
Divine Mercy Sunday, 08/04/2018, 2.73 MB