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Weekly News for Sunday, November 17, 2019

Jesus: Messiah for ALL Nations


Sermon Notes

Never is the servant of God so full of delight as when he sees that the Holy Spirit is visiting his hearers, making them to know the Lord, and confirming them in that heavenly knowledge. On the other hand, if God does not bless the word of his servants it is like death to them. To be preaching and to have no blessing makes them heavy of heart: the chariot-wheels are taken off, and they drag heavily along: they seem to have no power nor liberty.

Charles Spurgeon

I.  Jesus life and ministry demonstrate His heart for the nationsI  Jesus life and ministry demonstrate His heart for the nations              A. Prophecy of His “job description” Isaiah 49:6                           
                             B. His choice of a base of operations Matthew 4:12-16
                             C. His ministry pattern Matthew 4:23-25
                             D. His cleansing of the Temple: Mark 11:15-17
II.   Jesus’ last words and commission to His followers demonstrate that He is Messiah for all nations.
                           A. His Great Commission
                           B. His role as “head” of His church.

III.   Our Response: How have we done during the past 2000 years?               
                                      Progress                                          Challenges

 

CONCLUSION:  How we can best engage to represent our Messiah for the Nations:  
1. Make Jesus LORD

2. Learn—Be informed

3. Engage: Decide—DO SOMETHING


This Week


Monday, November 18
9:30 am  Men’s Prayer
9:30 am Women’s Prayertime
7:00 pm  Monday Night Men

Tuesday, November 19
9:00 am   Daybreak
4:00 pm   Kid’s Rehearsal
7:00 pm   Youth Small Groups
7:00 pm   Elder’s Meeting

Wednesday, November 20
9:45 am   Keenager’s Study 
4:00 & 6:30 pm AWANA 
6:40 pm Corporate Prayer  
7:30 pm    Young Adults at Piska’s 13 Linksview Close  SG

Thursday, November 21 
7:00 pm Men's Floor Hockey

Friday, November 22
7:30 pm  YOUTH Clue Night

Saturday, November 23
9:30 am Kid's Rehearsal (grades 1-6)

Sunday, November 24
9:15 &11:15 am Worship Services 
12:30 pm  Youth Leaders Meeting
12:30 pm   New Attenders Lunch
4:00 pm   Men’s Event
6:00 pm   Singin’ the Gospel - Keeper's Of The Faith


JOURNEY UPDATES


Operation Christmas child shoeboxes are due Sunday, Nov. 17. These will be taken to a Collection Centre in Edmonton this week, then shipped to Samaritan’s Purse Office in Calgary where they determine where in the world each box will go.  Thank you for supporting this program.

SGAC House Of Prayer Sunday, Nov. 17 at 6:00 pm. A night of unbroken modern worship, praise and prayer. Come and spend time in an atmosphere of scripture-based worship and prayer over our church and community.

KEENAGERS (55+) – Wednesday, November 20 at 9:45 am in the Oasis – Want to hear more about the history of SGAC? Come and hear guest speaker Arlie Jespersen share his story.

SGAC’s Christmas Banquet – Friday , December 6 at 6:00 pm. Tickets are $25/person. Featuring a presentation by “Joseph” and music by The Martens Sisters. Tickets now available at the Welcome Centre or the church office.

SINGIN’ THE GOSPEL November 24 at 6:00 pm Keepers of the Faith bring the deep south island flavor, a taste of ‘oldie but a goodie’, and the soul of saved men that will speak directly to your heart. A freewill offering will be taken.

Grade 1-6 children join us on Saturday mornings, November 23, November 30. December 7 from 9:30 am to 11:30 am for full Christmas Musical Rehearsals. These rehearsals are for the cast and the entire choir. 

MEN’S EVENT – Sunday, November 24 at 4:00 pm in the Oasis. Come to watch the Grey Cup game and hear some testimonies from Monday Night Men. All men & boys welcome – invite your friends. Snacks provided.

NEW ATTENDERS LUNCH – Sunday, November 24 after the 11:15 service. If you started attending SGAC in 2019 or have never been to a New Attenders lunch-- this is for you. Come to meet some of our pastors & elders and learn more about SGAC. Families / children are welcome. Kindly RSVP at the Welcome Centre, call the church office or register online sgac.net/eventregistration.

We are putting together a CHOIR for Christmas Eve this year & are looking for singers. Christmas Eve Services take place on Tuesday, December 24 at 3:30 pm, 5:00 pm & 6:30 pm. There will be one rehearsal at a time yet to be determined. Please contact Karen Lapp in the office if this would be of interest to you or if you would like more information.

BLESS THE PASTORS AT CHRISTMAS Choose a gift card tag from the The Blessing Tree. Purchase your choice and return the gift card and tag to the Box at the Welcome Centre. The last Sunday to select a tag will be December 15.


PRAYER


Please pray for:

  • Our International Workers: Travis & Sharon Thiessen, K. I., Jon & Andrea Bauer.

  • Our Pastoral Team Staff Member: Pastor Steve Kim - Apologetics Pastor. Steve is married to Sharina and they have two children ages 5 & 3.

  • Our Support Staff Team Member: Josiah Sawatzky.

  • Our Elders Team Member: Tim Wiebe. Tim is married to Julie. They have 3 children ages 18,15 & 13.

  • Our Students: Isabelle Wiebe at YWAM Australia


Family Matters

  • We express our deepest condolences to the family of Walter Loewen who passed onto glory Friday November 15. Service details TBA. 





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