ACTIVE CHRISTIANS ENGAGING SOCIETY - ACES

 

ELEVATE 2016 Information for Churches

ELEVATE is happening in Greater Sudbury starting May 27th with prayer and fellowship gatherings, continuing Saturday, May 28th when most community service Projects will be completed, and finalizing with CelebrateELEVATE on Sunday, May 29, 6:30 - 8:00 pm at Glad Tidings Church who will also host a Reception following the Service.

 

Please contact Jason Tripp, ELEVATE Coordinator      (705) 897-6200

 FB:     Elevate Sudbury            Website contains information and resources:        www.elevatesudbury.com

 

 

Sudbury Christian Messenger

 May 14-31, 2016  Edition    For full event details, please go to SC Messenger in the tab above.  There you will also find the full newsletter.


 

TABLE OF CONTENTS 

  1.     “The Lord’s Prayer”:  Brand New Online Course  |May 13 – 27  |International

  2.     Café and Bake Shoppe  |May 14  |New Sudbury

 3.     Rich Griffin #1Saves8 Campaign Gala  |May 14  |Sudbury

 4.     BBQ-Yard Sale  |May 15  |Chelmsford

 5.     Gather Program  |May 15 and monthly dates  |Minnow Lake

 6.     Fourth Annual Victoria Quilt Dinner  |May 15  |New Sudbury

 7.     ASCENT:  An Evening of Prayer and Praise  |May 15  |Greater Sudbury

 8.     "Impact Live" Radio Program  |  May 15 and Sundays  |Greater Sudbury

 9.     Painting Party Fundraiser  |May 16  |Val Caron

10.  Adult Children of Alcoholics  |May 16 and every Monday  |Sudbury

11.  Slingshot:  An Interactive Church – new location  | May 17 and every Tuesday   |Sudbury

12.  Thirsty Thursdays:  FGB Bible Study  |May 19 and Thursdays  |Sudbury

13.  Silent Vigil for Peace  |May 20 and each Friday  |Sudbury

14.  Perogie and Cabbage Rolls Sale  |May 21 and every Saturday  |Sudbury

15.  ELEVATE 2016  |May 27, 28, 29  |Greater Sudbury

16.  Inner City Home Giant Yard Sale & BBQ  |May 28  |Sudbury

17.  Wanup Chapel  Community Barbecue  |May 28  |Wanup

18.  CELEBRATE ELEVATE 2016  |May 29  |Sudbury

19.  Calvary Baptist Espanola 40th Anniversary  |May 31  |Espanola

20.  Bus to Parliament Hill, Ottawa:  Rally to Protest Euthanasia  |June 1  |Greater Sudbury, Sturgeon Falls, North Bay

21.  OnWatch Family Gathering  |June 3-4  |Sudbury

22.  YARD SALE -FUNDRAISER FOR SENIORS IN 3rd WORLD COUNTY  |June 4  |Hanmer

23.  Journey Home  |June 4  |Sudbury

24.  Wanup Chapel Services and Bible Study  |June 5 and first Sunday of the month  |Wanup

25.  Sudbury Christian Businessmen's Lunch/Speaker Event  |June 8 |Sudbury

26.  Abby Sipora  |June 10  |Sudbury

27.  Family Movie Event & Fellowship for All  |June 15  |Greater Sudbury

28.  50+ Seniors’ Expo in Sudbury  |June 18 & 19 |Sudbury

29.  Raise the Roof Fundraiser  |June 25 and 26  |New Sudbury

30.  Summer, 2016 – Entertainers wanted by The Market  | June – October  |Sudbury

31.  Glad Tidings' Summer Camps  |July 4 - August 19  |Sudbury

  1. Save the Date - Sudbury Right to Life Annual Dinner/Speaker Event  |September 24  |Sudbury

PRAYERS

Praise for Kfm Christian Radio Spring Sharathon results

Praise for Planners and Participants at National March for Life,  May 12

Praise for Toronto Christian Music Event

Prayer for ELEVATE

30 Days of Prayer for the Muslim World

Prayer of a Child


CITIZEN RESPONSE

Bus going to Ottawa for citizens who wish to be part of a protest against the government’s Euthanasia Bill

A Joyful Response to the National March for Life

Greater Sudbury Senior Survey – Please complete ………takes 10 minutes

Post Card Campaign re: Molly Matters     Bill coming up in Parliament

Petition re: Global UN Tax

Petition to Save Canada’s Office of Religious Freedom

Petition to the United Nations re: Women’s Health

Pilgrimage to Medjugorje  |Fall of 2016  |Greater Sudbury

Northern Hope Refugee Sponsorship Opportunity to Help


PROVINCIAL NEWS

Ontario sex-ed: Classroom lessons are starting, and what we’re hearing is terrifying

P.E.A.C.E. Update

Catholic resources re: ON Sex Ed Curriculum


NATIONAL NEWS

Trudeau Oks Canadian Dollars  for Foreign Abortions Services    

Euthanasia bill passes second reading 235 to 75 after Trudeau Liberals shut down debate

Belgians warn of euthanasia’s unseen dangers


INTERNATIONAL NEWS

A Virginia Abortion Clinic’s Misconduct Is Part of National Scandal

Christians, America has reached a crisis point. Are you ready to take up this challenge? As our democracy faces a crucial test, this is a key moment for Christian witness.

Pro-life college student had enough with ‘sex week.’ So she organized her own.


FINANCIAL SUPPORT REQUEST

Local family needs support for double-lung transplant


REQUESTS

Better Beginnings/Better Futures Community Dinner\

Syrian Refugee Community Store

Health Science North 6th Floor –  Request

Mission Needs Donations of Clothing

Knights of Columbus Seeking New Members

Community Outreach at St. Kevin’s Parish

Bread & Roses Food Bank in Capreol

Pregnancy Care Centre and Infant Food Bank in Need of Supplies/Equipment

Sudbury Right to Life seeking new Office space


MEDIA MARVELS

12 Greater Sudbury Clergy Give the Most Important Message of Their Lives

Apostle Entertainment

Greater Sudbury Contacts Regarding Syrian Refugee Sponsorship


VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

Sudbury Better Beginnings Better Futures

Teach English to Syrian Refugee

Volunteer Driver Needed

Sudbury Right to Life/Sudbury Pro-Life Seeking Board members


DAILY CHUCKLE

TOP TEN COMPLAINTS FROM BIBLICAL MOTHERS OR WIVES

Heaven’s Entrance Exam


WORDS OF WISDOM

How to build a Culture of Life in the family: lessons from Louis and Zelie Martin

Carl’s Garden