Don’t wait till Sunday to think about spiritual things at St. Andrew’s and in Saskatoon. This weekend (Jan. 26-27) is packed with opportunities for reflection, fellowship, and study at St. Andrew’s and in Saskatoon. You won’t be able to take part in all of these events, but make space in your schedule to take in some of them if you can:
- The Presbyterian Women’s Breakfast will be Saturday at 9:00 a.m. at Smitty’s, Quebec Avenue & Circle Drive. All women are invited to attend for breakfast, conversation, and a short program.
- Queen’s House of Retreats is hosting its Fifth Annual Ecumenical Scripturefest from 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. This year’s theme is Hospitality, with keynote presentation by Christine Mitchell, professor of Hebrew Scriptures at St. Andrew’s College in Saskatoon. An ecumenical panel of presenters on biblical themes will include St. Andrew’s own minister, the Rev. Amanda Currie. The cost for this conference is $35 including lunch.
- The Christian Education Committee invites everyone to a movie and discussion evening on Saturday at 7:00 p.m. We will be watching Amazing Grace, a touching film about the life and work of William Wilberforce and the abolition of slavery.
- Sunday morning Bible Study @ 9:30 a.m. in the parlour at St. Andrew’s. We continue our study of the Book of Acts.
- Sunday worship @ 11:00 a.m. The Gospel text will be Matthew 4:12-23, Jesus calling four fishermen to be his followers.
- After worship, join the Outreach Committee in the parlour @ 12:30 p.m. Bring a small lunch and listen to Henri Regamey speak about the programs of the Salvation Army here in Saskatoon.
- The closing worship service for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity will be at 3:00 p.m. at Holy Spirit RC Parish, 114 Kingsmere Boulevard. The speaker will be the Rev. Leo English.