WORSHIP MINISTRY

Amy Haynes, Pastoral Care Ministry, presiding.

September 19, 2021: https://youtu.be/vaAVEoVDeAY

Amy Haynes presided and the Sanctuary Choir under Brent's Direction and Garret's accompaniement shared their ministry of song with us. Contemporary Reading this morning came from Howard Thurman’s ‘Deep is the Hunger’ published in 1951. Amy's Reflection was entitled "Blessed are the peacemakers." 

September 12, 2021:  https://youtu.be/dG0wNY_j6U0

Dr. Richard and Diane Bates Christmas presiding. "Science, God and Us"

Check file attachment below for the Order of Service. You might like to print it so you can follow along. 

September 5, 2021: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=otsY1n25qVo

Calgarians joined together enmasse Sunday morning for the Third Annual Pride Worship Service presented by the Affirming Network. Our Affirming Committee with Jennifer McTavish participated in the service. Rev. June Joplin, Metropolitan Community Church of Toronto was the guest speaker, Knox Presbyterian Choir offered their minister in song and religious leaders from churches, synagogues and mosques presided over this very life-affirming celebration. 

You will find the Worship Folder for August 29, 2021 as a file attachment below. You might like to print your copy so you can follow along. The image is one developed by Mt. Olive Lutheran Church of Santa Monica.

August 22, 2021: Rev. Tim Nethercott presiding and Bob Liddle offering "Little Gifts of New Life." 

August 15, 2021: Rev. Dr. Wayne Holst, presiding and Dianne Trew offering "Little Gifts of New Life." 

August 8, 2021: "Be Angry" but like God, be slow to anger. The distance between Stimulus and Reaction sometimes needs a pause for reflection. 

July 25, 2021

This morning we revisited the story of David and Bathsheba with Rev. Tim and Eileen Ladd offering the "Little Gifts of New Life" segment. We are so fortunate to be blessed with so many wonderful speakers who are willing to share their talents with us. 

July 18, 2021: This was Rev. Tim Nethercott's first service with his reflection entitled "Blessed are the Unclean." Brent Tucker was our reader and JoAnne Shannon presented her "Little Gifts of New Life."

July 11, 2021: Worship Leader this morning was Betsy Woolner with Sheryl Schoenthaler reflecting. Donna Fallon pressented her "Little Gift of New Life." Thank you to all of you for your gift of ministry to St. David's. 

July 4, 2021: No service this morning to give the tech team a break.

June 27, 2021: Worship leader this morning is Rev. Debbie with Heather McIntosh. This will be a communion service with a farewell presentation to Rev. Debbie Stockdale as she moves into retirement. 

June  20, 2021: Worship leader this morning is Bill Way. David McMurtry will be sharing with us a "Little Gift of New Life." 

June 13, 2021: Worship leader this morning was Janice Rider with her reflection entitled "Creating Space for the Sacred." Jack McFarquhar shared with us a "Little Gift for New Life." 

June 6, 2021: Special guests this morning were Richard and Diane Christmas. Richard's Reflection was entitled "It's Always Too Soon to Quit" -- a valuable and inspirations reflection so timely to us as we move into the unknown of post-wave 3 of COVID-19. Richard's reflection was full of stories and you might check out "SERMONS" on the Home Page for the text of what he had to share.