Join our Musical!
A person’s a person no matter how small! This is the central theme of our spring musical, “Seussical the Musical.” Weaving together beloved Dr. Seuss stories, the show in two acts is funny, poignant and uplifting with fabulous catchy tunes. This is an opportunity for everyone to be involve, young and old, never sung or acted or seasoned amateur.
Auditions will be held Jan 20th starting at 1:00 pm. Call McDougall at 403-252-1620 or email email@example.com for a time slot. Rehearsals will be Sundays at 1 pm starting February 3rd. Performance dates are May 25th and 26th.
More For Your Money, Free Financial Course
January 16-February 20, 2019 on Wednesday evenings
The reality is that in today’s economy we often bear a large burden when trying to make ends meet for ourselves and families, and the cycle of debt can be paralyzing for those affected.
This course provides money skills training and encourages participants to be proactive, rather than reactive, in tackling issues related to their personal finances. We will learn skills and be given the tools that will enable us to gain control over our financial futures.
Call or email the office to sign up. firstname.lastname@example.org
Bring in the New Year with Messy Church on January 26
Life is Messy, and so are we! Messy Church is a way of being at ‘church' for families of all kinds, people of all ages. Come as you are for a night of fun, food, and community. This is an inclusive place where we can journey alongside each other in creativity, hospitality, and celebration.
Dinner at 5:15pm and crafts/activities before and after.
Please CLICK HERE to sign up online. Or RSVP by emailing email@example.com. Include the number of family members, children’s ages and any dietary restrictions/allergies. Let us know if you would like to volunteer!
Calgary Hitmen Hockey Game
Hitmen hockey game is Sunday 27th January. Puck drop is 2pm. $15.74 Adults. $10.49 children, includes all taxes and fees that’s why the odd number. Call the office to book and pay for tickets. Or CLICK HERE to place order.
They give us good seats at the SADDLEDOME!
Annual Congregational Meeting
The McDougall United Annual Congregational Meeting will be on Sunday, February 10th following worship.
The Annual Report and 2018 Financial Summary will be available for pick-up on Sunday, January 27th. Congregational members and adherents are all encouraged to participate in this meeting where we will approve the 2019 budget, adopt the Annual Report, learn about 2019 initiatives and elect Council and Committee members.
Pastoral Care Coordinator Opening
Position of McDougall Pastoral Care Coordinator is to provide pastoral care support to the McDougall United Community of Faith. This is a 15 hour per week position for Order of Ministry, Designated Lay Minister, Candidate Supply of the United Church of Canada.
• Ability to work successfully in a team ministry
• Strong pastoral skills
• Good listener
• Understanding life cycle needs particularly those of seniors
• Ability to motivate, train and empower lay leaders
• Ability to build trusting relationships
• Ability to provide care for a diverse population in line with McDougall’s commitment to Affirming Ministry
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE PDF containing additional information on the position.
To Apply for the Position
Order of Ministry, Designated Lay Ministers, Candidate Supply of the United Church of Canada are invited to Email a covering letter and resume to Search Committee Chair, Bob Mutlow - firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to 2426 – 2330 Fish Creek Blvd SW Calgary T2Y 0L1. For more information call 587-890-1721.
Closing Date: March 01, 2019 – we hope to fill this position as soon as possible!