Saturday, 31 October 2015

Parish Update: October 30, 2015

Hello St. Paul’s Family
Here are a few things you may need to know.


Day light savings time – Saturday Night!
Fall back people – fall back! Turn your clocks back 1 hour J

 
Soup- OUR FREEZER IS EMPTY!!!!!
The visitors requiring soup have not slowed down with the change of the season and even with the generous additions from the Sorrento Centre kitchen we are completely out!! If you can please refill the freezer with soup. There are empty yogurt containers in the kitchen.
Thank you SO much!


Congratulations to The Reverends Tom and Sandra Sugden on their recent installation as Canons.



St. Paul's Artists bring you images from Ordinary Time. In a two phase exhibit (October and January) during the seasons of Ordinary Time, we explore the holy in the everyday and everywhere. We invite you to consider life between the highs and lows and how it is that we find God in those spaces. From Oct 17 -Nov 21 and from Jan 11- Feb 9 creative works on this theme will hang in the sanctuary.  For more information contact Jennifer Ste Marie (250-578-7595)



Out of the Cold - The out of the cold program will operate this year on both Sunday and Wednesday nights. We are going to need more volunteers to help run this extra day. Volunteers are needed in the following areas: making beds, cooking, making breakfast, morning clean up and more! If you are interested please contact Bud Forbes @ 250-573-3430 or Christine Jeffries @ 250 318-0236 or come to the 


REMEMBRANCE DAY MEMORIES

Join us for a delicious dinner, followed by Songs and Stories from the War 
Years.  All are welcome.  Sunday November 8, at 5 pm.St. Paul’s Cathedral, 
360 Nicola Street.

Adults $12.00, Children $5.00, Family $35.00.  For tickets please call the Trish at 250-374-1484, the Cathedral office at 250-372-3912, or Roger at 250-374-2316.
Please buy your tickets early or call to reserve, as we hate to turn folks away the night of the dinner.




The Moose Dinner – Friday November 6 at St. George’s Parish hall – 308 Royal Ave.  Doors open at 5:30 and dinner is at 6pm. Tickets are $15 for adults or $5 for kids. Call for tickets Eloise @250-374-4276 or Shirlee @250-828-2619 or the office @250-376-3243



Parish members are welcome to November 10th Peace & Justice lunch meeting to be held at Painted Pony Restaurant @ 11:30 followed by tour of Boys and Girls club , John Tod Centre, 150 Wood St, North Kamloops.  The Boys and Girls club was our May Outreach and we are following up with them for a tour of their new facilities. RSVP Joy Gothard 250-372-5594.



Remains: First Nations Churches of BC 
Art show by Brian Kipp
November 21 – 1-6pm
St. Paul’s Cathedral Hall
360 Nicola st
Prints will be available for sale, all proceeds to St. Paul’s Cathedral
For more information please contact Elaine Parkes – 250-374-2316


PWRDF 2015 Christmas Cards Available in packs of 12 and may be ordered directly from PWRDF by calling: 1-866-308-7973FREE or 416-924-9199, ext. 318
A Poster of card images & verse and ordering details are on the Peace 7 Justice bulletin board in the hall.


ST. PAUL’S 9th ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST 2015

THEME: FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY
Photos depicting who, what, where or how you are/have been inspired in faith and hope on your journey through this year of change at St. Paul’s.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: NOVEMBER 8TH
RECIPIENTS AWARDED: NOVEMBER 22ND
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSIONS:
  • Entry is open to all of God’s people.
  • Entries are to be submitted by the photographer
  • Entries are to have been taken within the current year – 2015.
  • Entries are limited to four (4) per person.
  • Please include your name, phone number on the back of the photo.
  •  A title and/or comments as to why the entry depicts FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY are encouraged.
  • Please indicate if you wish your photographs returned.
  • First, second and third place will be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • Two “Honourable Mentions” not already placed in top 3 will also be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • All acknowledged photographs will appear in St. Paul’s Circular.
  • All photographs will be displayed in the cathedral
  •  4 x 6 prints may be dropped off at 360 Nicola Street. 
  •  Prints may be sent by email (jpeg) to: stpaulscathedral@shawbiz.ca


GIVE IT YOUR BEST SHOT!



Creating Trustworthy Communities - “A Workshop on Interpersonal Relationships, Boundaries and Communication Skill Development”
DATE: Saturday, November 28, 2015. 
TIME:  9 am – 5 pm
PLACE: St. Paul's Anglican Cathedral, 360 Nicola St., Kamloops, BC
Lunch will be provided.  Please bring a notebook and pen. 
There is NO CHARGE to attend; this event is open to anyone who is interested.
Clergy, Wardens, Pastoral Elders, Lay Ministers of Word & Sacrament, Youth Leaders, Sunday school teachers, and Parish Volunteers should attend this workshop.   Certificates will be issued to all participants at the end of training day; the certificate is valid for three years. Please pre-register by calling 250-376-3243 (St. George's.)  Thank you!


Chant, Chart, and Converse Workshop

“Behold what you are, Become what you receive”

Saturday December 5 – 9:30-1:30
St. Paul’s Cathedral – 360 Nicola
Light lunch provided
To register please call the office @250-372-3912 or email stpaulscathedral@shawbiz.ca

Participant are limited to 25

Tuesday, 20 October 2015

Parish Update: October 16, 2015

Hello St. Paul’s Family 
Here are a few things you may need to know.

St. Paul's Artists bring you images from Ordinary Time. In a two phase exhibit (October and January) during the seasons of Ordinary Time, we explore the holy in the everyday and everywhere. We invite you to consider life between the highs and lows and how it is that we find God in those spaces. From Oct 17 -Nov 21 and from Jan 11- Feb 9 creative works on this theme will hang in the sanctuary.  For more information contact Jennifer Ste Marie (250-578-7595)

ITALIAN COOKING CLASS with Rose Roy, Saturday Oct 24, 2015 at 10 am.  Come and learn to make Gnocchi (Italian dumpling) and about a couple of sauces.  Cost is $20/person and you leave with enough to feed 4-6 people.  Cost is $20.  Contact Elaine Parkes at 250-374-2316 or erparkes@shaw.ca.  Class size is limited to 15 people.


Out of the Cold - The out of the cold program will operate this year on both Sunday and Wednesday nights. We are going to need more volunteers to help run this extra day. Volunteers are needed in the following areas: making beds, cooking, making breakfast, morning clean up and more! If you are interested please contact Bud Forbes @ 250-573-3430 or Christine Jeffries @ 250 318-0236 or come to the Volunteer Orientation Meeting on October 29 @ 7pm in the hall.



The "In Gathering Service for the Least Coin" will be hosted by St. Peter's, Monte Creek on Monday, Oct. 26th. at 11:00. It will be followed by a luncheon in the hall.


REMEMBRANCE DAY MEMORIES

Join us for a delicious dinner, followed by Songs and Stories from the War
Years.  All are welcome.  Saturday, November 7, at 5 pm.St. Paul’s Cathedral,
360 Nicola Street.

Adults $12.00, Children $5.00, Family $35.00.  For tickets please call the Trish at 250-374-1484, the Cathedral office at 250-372-3912, or Roger at250-374-2316.
Please buy your tickets early or call to reserve, as we hate to turn folks away the night of the dinner.

ST. PAUL’S 9th ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST 2015

THEME: FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY
Photos depicting who, what, where or how you are/have been inspired in faith and hope on your journey through this year of change at St. Paul’s.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: NOVEMBER 8TH
RECIPIENTS AWARDED: NOVEMBER 22ND
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSIONS:
  • Entry is open to all of God’s people.
  • Entries are to be submitted by the photographer
  • Entries are to have been taken within the current year – 2015.
  • Entries are limited to four (4) per person.
  • Please include your name, phone number on the back of the photo.
  •  A title and/or comments as to why the entry depicts FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY are encouraged.
  • Please indicate if you wish your photographs returned.
  • First, second and third place will be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • Two “Honourable Mentions” not already placed in top 3 will also be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • All acknowledged photographs will appear in St. Paul’s Circular.
  • All photographs will be displayed in the cathedral
  •  4 x 6 prints may be dropped off at 360 Nicola Street.
  •  Prints may be sent by email (jpeg) to: stpaulscathedral@shawbiz.ca
  
GIVE IT YOUR BEST SHOT!





New Life Mission Women & Children Christmas Social
Sunday December 13, 2015

Needed now: *Volunteers, *Semi Formal/Formal Clothing, *Jewelry, *Children Clothing, *Ladies and Children Shoes.  
*Cash and Cheque Donations, ***please note 2015 Christmas Social on cheque.
*Drop off donations at Thrift City, 342 Seymour St.
*Mail cheques to :Thrift City Box 712 Station Main. Kamloops BC, V2C 5L7
*Email or call Cindy Dueck for volunteer opportunities:cdueck643@gmail.com or call 250-573.3047
Please contact Cindy Dueck at cdueck643@gmail.com or call 250-573.3047for more information.



Creating Trustworthy Communities - “A Workshop on Interpersonal Relationships, Boundaries and Communication Skill Development”
DATE: Saturday, November 28, 2015.
TIME:  9 am – 5 pm
PLACE: St. Paul's Anglican Cathedral, 360 Nicola St., Kamloops, BC
Lunch will be provided.  Please bring a notebook and pen.
There is NO CHARGE to attend; this event is open to anyone who is interested.
Clergy, Wardens, Pastoral Elders, Lay Ministers of Word & Sacrament, Youth Leaders, Sunday school teachers, and Parish Volunteers should attend this workshop.   Certificates will be issued to all participants at the end of training day; the certificate is valid for three years. Please pre-register by calling 250-376-3243 (St. George's.)  Thank you!



SORRENTO CENTRE

“What can YOU learn at Sorrento Centre?”

You don’t have to stop learning just because the summer is over. Check out the following fun fall program.


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015
Silent Directed Retreatwith Rick McCorrister

his will be a time to enter into silence through the practice of inner stillness, prayer, and reflection with a trusted spiritual director/companion.
We will begin Sunday evening with an orientation to the retreat time: what to expect, any questions or concerns about how to be in silence, how will the days flow, times for spiritual direction each day. We will end our time with a prayer/worship time for entering the stillness.
Monday and Tuesday we will be in silence. We will have a prayer time each morning and evening to give structure to our day. In addition there will be opportunity each day for each participant to meet with Rick for a spiritual direction time.
Meals will also be in silence. Wednesday morning we will use our Morning Prayer time as our coming out of silence ritual. The rest of the morning will be a time to debrief the experience of practicing inner stillness. We will also spend time reflecting on the transition from this time of silent retreat into our regular lives beyond Sorrento. We will conclude with lunch together.

Registration Information
Course Fee: $572 includes instruction, meals Sunday supper through Wednesdaylunch, and single based accommodation.

Saturday, 10 October 2015

Parish Update: October 9, 2015

Hello St. Paul’s Family 
Here are a few things you may need to know.

 
This weekend!!
We open our arms and welcome the young people attending the BCYAYMconference.
Come on Sunday and experience the youth lead, Bishop assisted service. It looks like it is going to be amazing!!


YOU are invited to join them after church for lunch – Lunch with the young people will be fun!!!
  
Friendship Friday October 16, 10 am - All Welcome
Guest Speaker - Shaya -travelling RN worked in HAITI



St. Paul's Artists bring you images from Ordinary Time. In a two phase exhibit (October and January) during the seasons of Ordinary Time, we explore the holy in the everyday and everywhere. We invite you to consider life between the highs and lows and how it is that we find God in those spaces. From Oct 17 -Nov 21 and from Jan 11- Feb 9 creative works on this theme will hang in the sanctuary.  For more information contact Jennifer Ste Marie (250-578-7595)


ITALIAN COOKING CLASS with Rose Roy, Saturday Oct 24, 2015 at 10 am.  Come and learn to make Gnocchi (Italian dumpling) and about a couple of sauces.  Cost is $20/person and you leave with enough to feed 4-6 people.  Cost is $20.  Contact Elaine Parkes at 250-374-2316 or erparkes@shaw.ca.  Class size is limited to 15 people.

 
Sunday October 18, 2015
Doors open at 5pm – Dinner at 530pm
Tickets: Adults $15
Children $10
Family $45

Tickets are available at the office or call Elaine @ 250-374-2316
  
          Would you like to help with one of these events?  If so please contact Elaine Parkes at 250-374-2316 or elaineparkes05@shaw.ca

The "In Gathering Service for the Least Coin" will be hosted by St. Peter's, Monte Creek on Monday, Oct. 26th. at 11:00. It will be followed by a luncheon in the hall.

ST. PAUL’S 9th ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST 2015
 
THEME: FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY
Photos depicting who, what, where or how you are/have been inspired in faith and hope on your journey through this year of change at St. Paul’s.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: NOVEMBER 8TH
RECIPIENTS AWARDED: NOVEMBER 22ND
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSIONS:
  • Entry is open to all of God’s people.
  • Entries are to be submitted by the photographer
  • Entries are to have been taken within the current year – 2015.
  • Entries are limited to four (4) per person.
  • Please include your name, phone number on the back of the photo.
  •  A title and/or comments as to why the entry depicts FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY are encouraged.
  • Please indicate if you wish your photographs returned.
  • First, second and third place will be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • Two “Honourable Mentions” not already placed in top 3 will also be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • All acknowledged photographs will appear in St. Paul’s Circular.
  • All photographs will be displayed in the cathedral
  •  4 x 6 prints may be dropped off at 360 Nicola Street.
  •  Prints may be sent by email (jpeg) to: stpaulscathedral@shawbiz.ca


GIVE IT YOUR BEST SHOT!
  
Anglican Foundation update – always interesting to read what is going on in the wider Anglican Church.


SORRENTO CENTRE
“What can YOU learn at Sorrento Centre?”

You don’t have to stop learning just because the summer is over. Check out the following fun fall program.
 
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015
Silent Directed Retreatwith Rick McCorrister

his will be a time to enter into silence through the practice of inner stillness, prayer, and reflection with a trusted spiritual director/companion.
We will begin Sunday evening with an orientation to the retreat time: what to expect, any questions or concerns about how to be in silence, how will the days flow, times for spiritual direction each day. We will end our time with a prayer/worship time for entering the stillness.
Monday and Tuesday we will be in silence. We will have a prayer time each morning and evening to give structure to our day. In addition there will be opportunity each day for each participant to meet with Rick for a spiritual direction time.
Meals will also be in silence. Wednesday morning we will use our Morning Prayer time as our coming out of silence ritual. The rest of the morning will be a time to debrief the experience of practicing inner stillness. We will also spend time reflecting on the transition from this time of silent retreat into our regular lives beyond Sorrento. We will conclude with lunch together.

Registration Information
Course Fee: $572 includes instruction, meals Sunday supper through Wednesdaylunch, and single based accommodation.

Saturday, 3 October 2015

Parish Update: October 2, 2015

Hello St. Paul’s Family
Here are a few things you may need to know.
  

New books on the APCI Resource Centre cart – located near the washroom by the hall (and in the hall today!) Feel free to check out the new selection! If you have any outstanding books please return them.



Special event!!!
On Monday, October 5th at 7pm in the Caritas Conference room at Sorrento Centre you are invited to attend a Trunk Show with Catherine Nicholls. This will showcase her gorgeous art quilts and is an opportunity to learn and be inspired! Catherine is an engaging speaker who loves to share her enthusiasm for art quilting. Tickets are $10 at the door. If you are bringing a group with you please call us (250-675-2421 x105) and let us know so that we will have an idea of how many to expect!

Catherine is a painter, writer, teacher and quilt maker. She is a qualified City and Guilds tutor at Diploma level in Patchwork and Quilting and Creative Sketchbooks. Her textile work travels internationally and she is a publish author.

Location: 1159 Passchendaele Road, Sorrento BC



Centering prayer is cancelled on October 6 – it will resume October 13

Decorating for Thanksgiving
The Altar guild will be decorating on Friday October 9. Please have your donated produce to the church by 10am

The Dean’s office has a new email! Want to get a hold of Rev Sandra or David and don’t want to go through the office? You can now email them at the following address




BCYAYM conference coming to St. Paul's October 9-12.  Kitchen helpers are still needed Saturday & Sunday.  Contact Joy Gothard 250-372-5594.
  

Friendship Friday October 16, 10 am - All Welcome
Guest Speaker - Shaya -travelling RN worked in HAITI



ITALIAN COOKING CLASS with Rose Roy, Saturday Oct 24, 2015 at 10 am.  Come and learn to make Gnocchi (Italian dumpling) and about a couple of sauces.  Cost is $20/person and you leave with enough to feed 4-6 people.  Cost is $20.  Contact Elaine Parkes at 250-374-2316 or erparkes@shaw.ca.  Class size is limited to 15 people.



  
Sunday October 18, 2015
Doors open at 5pm – Dinner at 530pm
Tickets: Adults $15
Children $10
Family $45

Tickets are available at the office or call Elaine @ 250-374-2316


          Would you like to help with one of these events?  If so please contact Elaine Parkes at 250-374-2316 or elaineparkes05@shaw.ca





ST. PAUL’S 9th ANNUAL PHOTOGRAPHY CONTEST 2015

THEME: FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY
Photos depicting who, what, where or how you are/have been inspired in faith and hope on your journey through this year of change at St. Paul’s.
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: NOVEMBER 8TH
RECIPIENTS AWARDED: NOVEMBER 22ND
GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSIONS:
  • Entry is open to all of God’s people.
  • Entries are to be submitted by the photographer
  • Entries are to have been taken within the current year – 2015.
  • Entries are limited to four (4) per person.
  • Please include your name, phone number on the back of the photo.
  •  A title and/or comments as to why the entry depicts FOOD FOR THE JOURNEY are encouraged.
  • Please indicate if you wish your photographs returned.
  • First, second and third place will be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • Two “Honourable Mentions” not already placed in top 3 will also be acknowledged with a certificate.
  • All acknowledged photographs will appear in St. Paul’s Circular.
  • All photographs will be displayed in the cathedral
  •  4 x 6 prints may be dropped off at 360 Nicola Street.
  •  Prints may be sent by email (jpeg) to: stpaulscathedral@shawbiz.ca


GIVE IT YOUR BEST SHOT!




News from the General Synod
Check it out online here





SORRENTO CENTRE 
“What can YOU learn at Sorrento Centre?”


You don’t have to stop learning just because the summer is over. Check out the following fun fall program.


SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8 - WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 11, 2015
Silent Directed Retreatwith Rick McCorrister

his will be a time to enter into silence through the practice of inner stillness, prayer, and reflection with a trusted spiritual director/companion.
We will begin Sunday evening with an orientation to the retreat time: what to expect, any questions or concerns about how to be in silence, how will the days flow, times for spiritual direction each day. We will end our time with a prayer/worship time for entering the stillness.
Monday and Tuesday we will be in silence. We will have a prayer time each morning and evening to give structure to our day. In addition there will be opportunity each day for each participant to meet with Rick for a spiritual direction time.
Meals will also be in silence. Wednesday morning we will use our Morning Prayer time as our coming out of silence ritual. The rest of the morning will be a time to debrief the experience of practicing inner stillness. We will also spend time reflecting on the transition from this time of silent retreat into our regular lives beyond Sorrento. We will conclude with lunch together.

Registration Information
Course Fee: $572 includes instruction, meals Sunday supper through Wednesday lunch, and single based accommodation.