RJC High School Open House and Friday Night Live. Prospective students and families are invited to the RJC campus in Rosthern for a look into life as a student at RJC. There will be campus tours and RJC's annual Friday Night Live student coffee-house. Register by email to email@example.com or call (306) 232-4222.
Mennonite Church Saskatchewan Annual Delegate Sessions, at Youth Farm Bible Camp, Rosthern, Sask and via Zoom. Theme: “Called to Here,” with guest speaker Preston Pouteaux.
RJC High School in Rosthern, Sask., invites you to its Christmas Concert. 7:00 p.m. CST. Music and performances by RJC students and staff. Livestream for those who wish to enjoy the program at home can be found at rjc.sk.ca. Saskatchewan public health orders will be followed at this event.
Forest Church at Shekinah Retreat Centre near Waldheim, Sask. 3:00 p.m. Storyteller Ric Driediger will lead this month's service. Dress warm and enjoy the beauty of a crisp winter's day and the warmth of community.
Mennonite Church Saskatchewan presents an event for youth in grades 6 through 12, Mega Menno Snow Day at Shekinah Retreat Centre. 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Com for an afternoon of outdoor fun, including skating, tobogganing, playing broomball, and more! This is a free event. Proof of vaccination is required. Dress warm. Contact Kirsten at firstname.lastname@example.org if you need help acquiring winter gear.
Mennonite Central Committee Saskatchewan’s 3rd annual Peace Conference, “Restoring Justice,” starts at 9:30 a.m. The conference will explore how to do justice better. Join in to hear from experts and those on the frontlines about the principles and practices of doing justice and building resilience in our communities. This is a free virtual conference and there will be two additional optional training workshops on Friday and Saturday evenings.
“21st-century preaching,” a one-week intensive course with Meghan Good. This course will examine methods for doing exegesis for preaching that are realistic in the busyness of ministry and keep pastors’ own hearing of God’s words fresh and living. For more information, or to register, visit https://mcsask.ca/event/10691.
RJC High School Choirs & Cakes Fundraiser at 7:00 p.m. Join us for our annual fundraising concert and dessert auction in support of RJC. This event will be held in-person at the RJC Gymnasium with a livestream option available. The livestream link and online cake auction will be at rjc.sk.ca/cakes.
RJC High School Annual Corporation Meeting, 7:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend RJC's annual report to the community, held over Zoom. Please email email@example.com to pre-register for this event by Oct. 22, and you will be sent the meeting agenda and Zoom link.
Mennonite Church Saskatchewan Virtual Youth Retreat: "Who’s Right/Wrong? Fact, Friction, and Friendship." 2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. MDT. In two interactive sessions, speaker Tracey Mitchell will help youth learn to navigate difficult conversations where answers aren’t just black and white. Using the online platform Gather, the retreat will be a time of worship, conversation, games, and more. Cost: $15/person.
The Youth Farm Bible Camp food market is back! The camp will once again have groceries, fresh cinnamon buns, a hot meal of the week and many more options. Check out the products at yfbcfoodmarket.square.site. Order by Monday for pick up on Wednesday.
Virtual Christmas holiday dinners: Friends for Dinner is a fun and unique opportunity for University of Saskatchewan students who cannot be with their families during the December holidays to connect with households from local congregations. This year be sharing a meal will be done virtually due to COVID-19. To learn more, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mennonite Central Committee Saskatchewan Peace Conference, “Displaced: Upheaval, hospitality, and justice in the search for home,” takes place on Zoom from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. It will explore the realities of refugees, internally displaced persons and Indigenous peoples around the world and locally. For the full conference schedule and to register, visit mccsk.ca/sk-peace-conference.
The annual general meeting of Mennonite Central Committee Saskatchewan will take place from 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. via Zoom. Church delegates and guests can register by calling the MCC office at 306-665-2555 or by emailing email@example.com. The Zoom meeting information, along with an electronic copy of the annual report and audited financial statements, will be sent to the email addresses of all who register.
Shekinah Move-A-Thon will be a virtual event this year. For registration instructions and a pledge form, visit www.shekinah.ca/events/2020/move-a-thon, and take time to view the "inspirational" videos that highlight examples of how you can “move.”
Silent retreat at the Ancient Spirals Retreat centre, south of Saskatoon. More details to follow.
Rosthern Junior College is hosting a Turnaround Strategy presentation and reception at Station Arts Centre at 7 p.m. Everyone welcome.
MC Saskatchewan youth retreat at Shekinah Retreat Centre, Waldheim.
MC Saskatchewan and CMU present “Mission in perspective,” a master’s-level course “exploring our place in missions,” at the MC Saskatchewan office in Saskatoon, from 6 to 8:45 p.m. each Thursday. Instructor: Josh Wallace To register, visit mcsask.ca/registrations/.
“A Very Shekinah Christmas,” at the Shekinah Retreat Centre, at 2 p.m. Includes a Christmas-themed photo booth, carolling, and at a concert, at 3 p.m., with the Coro Nova Choir and soloist Vic Krahn.