Wednesday, 11 November 2015

Parish Update: November 6, 2015

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

Thank you to all who gave soup this week – the upstairs freezer is full – let’s fill up the basement freezer!
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!

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.
  • 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:


Remembrance Day – Nov. 11 – there will be no 10am Holy Eucharist at the church. We invite you to join the Remembrance Day @ Riverside Park
Ceremony starts at 10:30am and there will be a Fly past by aircraft from 419 Squadron, Cold Lake Alberta at approx. 11:00am.

Here is some important information that we will be going over on Sunday. It is time to review the fire drill plan.
Here it is
EVACUATE via the nearest safe exit (point to the 2 doors).  ASSIST persons requiring assistance.
CHILDREN IN SUNDAY SCHOOL CLASS will evacuate from the basement with their instructor and gather in front of the YMCA at 4th and Battle.  Parents will meet them there.

ALL OTHER ADULTS ASSEMBLE kitty corner from the church in front of The Windsor, 411 Nicola Street   PHONE 9-1-1 to report a fire in the building.

Deadline for submissions for the next issue of the Circular is Wednesday, November 18th; the theme is tradition.  What traditions are in your family and church lives? 

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.

Friendship Friday.........Nov 20th
Guest speakers:  Dr. Mark and Margaret Hyslop who have been working in Health in developing countries will share their story.
10 A.M.     ALL welcome

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

Kamloops Artists presents:
Fine Arts Show & Sale
November 20, 21, 22 from 10am – 4pm
@ the Japanese Cultural Centre – Vernon Ave Kamloops

PIT stop is a hot meal program which serves a nutritious dinner, without charge to people in our community who are less fortunate than ourselves. 
It is happening at St. Paul’s on Dec 6th from 1-5.   Volunteers needed for 4 hours or 2 hours either 1-3 for meal prep or 3-5 for serving and clean up.  
If you are interested in volunteering please email Kathy Moore

PWRDF 2015 Christmas Cards Available in packs of 12 and may be ordered directly from PWRDF by calling: 1-866-308-7973 FREE 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.

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

Participant are limited to 25

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