THIS WEEK AT
ST JOHN'S
ELEVENTH SUNDAY AFTER PENTECOST
SCRIPTURE READINGS
Jeremiah 1:4–10; Psalm 71:1–6; Hebrews 12:18–29; Luke 13:10–17
TO REMEMBER THIS WEEK IN PRAYER
Our Clergy
Beth, Caroline, John, Gary, Dennis, Michael.

Our Diocese 
St. Bernard-de-Clairvaux, The Reverend Mark Whittall; the Participants and Staff of the upcoming Marriage Preparation course.

The Anglican Church of Canada (ACC)
Bishops Michael Hawkins and Adam Halkett, clergy, and people of the Diocese of Saskatchewan.

The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Canada (ELCIC)
The dean, council, and congregations of the South West Area of the Synod of Alberta and the Territories.

Flowers this Sunday
The flowers are given to the glory of God by Bryan Bondy.
 
Parish Prayer Group
If you wish to have someone prayed for, please call (613) 232-4500 ext 21 or send an email to  prayer-request@stjohnsottawa.ca .
WHAT'S HAPPENING?
SENIOR LUNCHEON

Friday, June 23rd at noon
(note the date change!)
St Theresa's Church Cartier at Somerset
We welcome neighbourhood seniors with a friend to our social and lunch at noon.

Please use the elevator entrance on Cartier to join us for some good social time together.

OTTAWA PRIDE PARADE

Sunday, August 25th
leave from St John's at 12.30

We are hoping for an especially good turnout of Anglican Church parade participants this year, so please do be in touch with Brandon who is organizing the St John's Parade Team!

We will leave from St John's at 12.30 to make our way to the marshalling area.


Pride Week more info: www.capitalpride.ca/

Christians around the world are invited to give particular attention to praying and caring for God’s creation as part of the global Season of Creation, observed from September 1 to October 4 every year. General Synod 2019 passed a resolution adopting the Season of Creation in the Anglican Church of Canada as a time of prayer, education, and action and encouraging dioceses and parishes to participate.


OUR FALL LINE-UP

Educational, spiritual and community building opportunities
at St John's this Fall

Check-out our Fall line-up of programming for Christian Education and so much more

MARK YOUR CALENDAR!
  • September 9th, 4.30 pm - Centering Prayer on Mondays will start again

  • September 19th, 10.30 am - Thursday A.M. coffee & chat


  • October 7th, 6.30 pm - Rector's Pub Night
PLEASE NOTE
THE SECOND MOUNTAIN

The Quest for a Moral Life
Trying to recall the book recommended in the Sermon last week? Here is a link to info about the book by David Brooks:


THE RECTOR IS ON VACATION
Beth is now on vacation and will return on September 3rd.

MORE NEWS AND EVENTS!
ANGLICAN JOURNAL LAUNCHES
A DIGITAL MAGAZINE
Many other events are happening in our dynamic Diocese!

Check-out events and more in the Diocesan e-news.

SCRIPTURE READINGS
NEXT WEEK
Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost
Jeremiah 2:4–13; Psalm 81:1, 10–16; Hebrews 13:1–8, 15–16; Luke 14:1, 7–14
ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST
ANGLICAN CHURCH

 154 Somerset Street West, Ottawa, ON K2P 0H8
613-232-4500
office@stjohnsottawa.ca
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 The Reverend Canon Beth Bretzlaff, Rector 
The Reverend Dr Caroline Ducros, Deacon
The Right Reverend Dennis Drainville, Bishop in Residence
BGen (Ret’d) The Venerable John Fletcher, Honourary Assistant 
The Reverend Canon Dr Gary Hauch, Honourary Assistant
The Reverend Michael Hicks, Honourary Assistant Emeritus
Dr Gordon Johnston, FRCCO, Organist and Choirmaster 
Laura Macdonald, Church Administrator 
Detlef Dransch, Rector’s Warden 
Kathleen Arsenault, Peoples' Warden
Bev Humphries, Deputy Warden