~ St. JOHN’S JULY NEWS & EVENTS ~

BIRTHDAY & ANNIVERSARY BLESSINGS

July 1 Susan & Ted H. July 17 Arlene A.

July 21 Laura Jean & Gary C.

July 22 Robbi J. July 23 Maxine W.

July 24 Norman W. July 24 David & Melanie M.

UPCOMING SERVICES

July 7 “Come and Get Some Rest” Genesis 1: 26 – 2:3; Exodus 23: 12, Mark 6:31

July 14God is With Us” 2 Corinthians 12: 2 -10

July 21Gratia Non Tollit Naturum” Genesis 4: 1 – 11

July 28Rainbows Still Hang” Genesis 9: 8 – 17

Announcements & Local Events

(Posters for most events are on back boards)

  • Mon. July 1 Canada Day Events: 8-10 a.m. Rotary Pancake Breakfast at Gyro Park, $12/adults. 10 a.m. Parade. A Celebration of Cultures” City Park 11-4 p.m. welcome, music, drama, kid’s activities, food and more.

  • Sat. July 6 GF Car Show 10-2 p.m. downtown GF.

  • July 12-14 Christina Lake Homecoming Summerfest” Events: Fri. CL Welcome Centre Doors open 6:p.m. for free music. Sat. 8-12 p.m. CL Community Hall. Venders, Kids Zone. Pancake breakfast $10, opening ceremonies 9 a.m. Sat. 12-4 p.m. CL Provincial Park, Sandcastle, fire fighters Soc. BBQ, fireboat/Dragon Boat rides, kayak & paddle board rentals. Sat. 6 – 8 p.m. CL Community Hall Rotary Chili Dinner with music. Bring your own chair. Sun. Guided Deerpoint trial hike. Meet at CL Hall at 9 a.m.

  • Sat. July 13-14 Greenwood Founder Days. Celebrating 127 years. 8 a.m. Pancake Breakfast, Parade at 11:00 a.m. Entrance by donation for music, food vendors. 2nd Annual Boundary Firefighter/First Responder games to cheer on with other activities.

  • July 14 GF Garden Tour 6-9 p.m. (see poster at back)

  • July 18 Backyard BBQ Pool Party – GF Aquatic Centre parking lot 6-8 p.m. Games, prizes, $2.00 admission.

  • Wed. Music in the Park 7-9 p.m. at Gyro Park. Entrance fee, good will donations accepted. If the weather is unsuitable, performances will be rescheduled to the next available day. Bring a chair, water bottle, hat, and bug spray.

-July 3: Truck van Car

-July 10: Henderson and Harlow

-July 17: Tokanees

-July 31: Maddog 20/20

-Aug. 7: Aaron Baker

PRAYER LIST

*Pray for peace in the Ukraine, Israel, Palestine and the Democratic Republic of Congo, and the people and countries that suffer from war, those affected by illness, starvation, homelessness, those fighting fires, flooding, and other disasters around the world.

Uphold our U.C.C. Moderator, Rt. Rev. Dr. Carmen Lansdowne, Rev. Dale Burkart and Robbi, our BPC Council, and those assisting in the work behind the scenes keeping our church moving forward.

We pray for Judy F., Amanda T., Andy Mc., Blake (8 yr. old), Chris R., Corrie, Danielle, Daphne (Maxine’s sister), Darcy B., Darlainea R., Ferrin (Lucie’s granddaughter), Gill & Ron M., Jean. Y., Jill GJ., K.E., Kim B., Lori H. (Merle’s daughter), Michele, Nicole, Rocky, Rob D., Shea G-J., Tracy, Wendy, and baby Rowan.

World Council of Churches

July 7 Eritrea, Ethiopia.

July 14 Djibouti, Somalia.

July 21 Burundi, Democratic Republic of Congo, Rwanda.

July 28 Republic of Congo, Gabon, Sao Tome and Principe.