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									                 NUTANA PARK MENNONITE CHURCH
            e-mail: npmc@npmc.net      web page: www.npmc.net

                            PASTORAL STAFF
                                                                                           NUTANA PARK MENNONITE CHURCH
            Anita Retzlaff 373-3472   Patrick Preheim 955-2928                                        374-2144
            Wendy Harder 244-2442     Lynn Driedger 955-5616                          e-mail: npmc@npmc.net       web page: www.npmc.net
                                                                                                       PASTORAL STAFF
                          Sunday, April 4, 2010
                            Easter Sunday                                              Anita Retzlaff 373-3472   Patrick Preheim 955-2928
                                                                                       Wendy Harder 244-2442     Lynn Driedger 955-5616
Vol. XLV                        11:00 a.m.                        No. 14
                     Worship Leader: Denelda Fast
 Accompanists: Sharon Klassen, Charlene Sorensen; Rhonda Krahn - flute;
    Wayne Dueck, Hillary Fast - Trumpet; Nancy Winder - French Horn;
            Jamie Winder - Trombone; Lynn Driedger - Tuba                                           Sunday, April 4, 2010
                      Song Leader: Lynn Driedger                                                  Easter Communion Service
                     Greeters: Lois & Paul Tiessen
                    Ushers: Alvena & Jake Rempel                                                          7:00 a.m.
                                                                                                 Worship Leader: Denelda Fast
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~                                        Accompanist: Lynn Driedger
The Lord is Risen
Call to Worship                Easter Fanfare             Choir and Brass
Invocation                                                        No. 668
Service of Light                                                            ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Gathering Hymn                 Christ is Arisen                   No. 271
Greetings and Announcements
                           Awake! Arise! Go Forth!                  Choir   Call to Worship                                                 No. 668
We Pray                                                                     Service of Light
Lighting of the Peace Lamp                                                  Gathering Hymn            Thine is the Glory                    No. 269
Joys and Concerns                                                           Prayer
Prayer                                                                      Hymn                       Christ is Arisen                    No. 271
Hymn of Praise        Come, Ye Faithful, Raise the Strain         No. 265   Scripture                                                John 20:11-18
Offering/Offertory                                                          Sermon                 Why are You Weeping?               Allan Kassen
                        Sing With All the Saints in Glory           Choir   Communion
We Hear His Word                                                            Hymn of Response      Here, O My Lord, I See Thee               No. 465
With the Children
Scripture                                                  John 20:11-18
Sermon                      Why are You Weeping?            Allan Klassen
Hymn                   Proclaim the Tidings Near and Far          No. 282
We Respond to His Call                                                      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
Benediction Hymn          Here, O My Lord, I See Thee             No. 465

Joys and Concerns                                                                                           April 13      1:30 pm Ruth Mission Society; Trip to Uganda - Betty Brown
Thank you for letting the office know about your own, and your fellow members’, joys and concerns. Let us                 6:15 pm Junior Choir - last rehearsal
“Rejoice with those who rejoice; weep with those who weep.” (Romans 12:15)                                  April 14      7:00 pm MEDA Saskatoon invite us to a Dessert Night to join
                                                                                                                                   them in recognizing Esther Patkau and Henry Hamm
We extend sympathies to Sarah Brown whose father John Macdonald died in                                                            for their connection to faith and the community;
Halifax recently. John was a son-in-law to Alina Balzer and brother-in-law to                                                      Riverside Country Club. For tickets, phone 384-6044 or
Geraldine Balzer & Gordon Peters.                                                                                                  email tammy@rsvpeventdesign.ca
                                                                                                            April 16      7:30 pm Saskatoon Children’s Choir presents Here’s to Song;
                                                                                                                                   Third Avenue United Church. Tickets ($20) may be
                                                                                                                                   purchased by phoning 384-7727, at the door or at
     NPMC Community Life                                Mission and Service Spotlight                       April 17      7:30 pm The Cecilian Singers present Mass in G; Grosvenor
         Spotlight                                     Core Neighbourhood Youth Co-op                                              Park United Church. Tickets ($12) from McNally
                                                                                                                                   Robinson Booksellers. Everyone welcome
   Thank you to all who have chosen a                              (CNYC)                                                 7:30 pm A Buncha Guys Spring Concert; Wildwood Mennonite
  person to pray for in Lent. This could               CNYC offers skills building and alternative                                 Church. Special guest is guitarist Zac Schellenberg.
      be the time to share your prayer                  education programs for inner city youth,                                   Tickets ($5) available at the door. Donations for MCC
   support with that person. Find a way               giving them the opportunity to dream about            April 18         Noon Youth “Sausage on a Bun” and Silent Auction
  to let your personal link know that you             and prepare themselves for positive life and                                 Fundraiser
 gave the prayers to God. Blessings for                career opportunities while working to build                        2:30 pm Saskatoon Youth Orchestra & Saskatoon Strings
 Easter -- God’s gift for all who believe.                 Saskatoon’s core neighbourhoods.                                        concert; Aden Bowman Castle Theatre. Admission by
                                                                                                            April 20      7:00 pm Junior Choir Year-end Concert; education wing
                                                                                                            April 24     9:00-3:30 A Day for Parents; sponsored by the Saskatoon
                                             This Week                                                                             Adlerian Society. John Lake School. See poster for
                                                                                                                                   more information
                                                                                                                          7:30 pm Saskatoon Fiddle Orchestra ‘Canadiana’ Spring
Today             7:00 am Easter Sunrise Service; Allan Klassen speaking;                                                          Show; Broadway Theatre. Tickets ($12) at Broadway
                           Communion, followed by breakfast -- please bring                                                        Theatre, Long & McQuade, McNally Robinson. See
                           Easter baking, cheese, fruit                                                                            posters on doors
                           No Sunday School and Junior Worship                                              April 28, 29           Re:connections -- a drama about the struggle to find
                 11:00 am Easter Worship Service--Allan Klassen speaking;                                                          life for all who are affected by a criminal act of violence.
                           Baptism and communion                                                                                   Presented by MCC and Bethany Players. April 28 at
Monday                     No Ecumenical bible study                                                                               Roxy Theatre and April 29 at West Portal Church
                           Carpet Bowling resumes next fall                                                 May 1                  Mennonite Church Saskatchewan Touring Mission
Tuesday                    No Women’s Bible Study                                                                                  Fest is full and they are starting a waiting list
Wed.             11:00 am Prayer for Peace; lounge or wherever you are                                      May 2         2:00 pm Volksliederchor Concordia presents A Spring
Thursday          6:00 pm Young Adult potluck                                                                                      Concert; German Canadian Club Concordia--639 Main
                  7:30 pm Choir rehearsal                                                                                          St. Admission: Adults $7, includes coffee and cake
Saturday        10:30-3:30 Saskatchewan Women in Mission Enrichment Day.                                    May 4-6       9:00 am Annual Study Conference held at Lutheran Theological
                           All women invited. Speaker is Jeanette Hanson,                                                          Seminary -- “Preaching in These Days: The Story We
                           witness worker in China. Registration at 10:00 am,                                                      Live By . .” Guest speaker--Rev. Dr. Craig A. Satterlee
                           bring a sack lunch. Zoar Mennonite Church in                                     May 6         6:00 pm Core Neighbourhood Youth Co-op Dinner &
                           Langham                                                                                                 Auction; Saskatoon Farmers Market; call 665-3889 for
                                                                                                            May 25-28              MC Sask Continuing Education event -- Laments of
                                                                                                                                   Ancient Israel. Instructor Wilma Baily from Christian
                                            Coming Up                                                                              Theological Seminary, Indiana. Wildwood Mennonite
                                                                                                                                   Church; register by April 7 mcsask@mcsask.ca
Next Sun.                  No early service                                                                 June 11, 12            MCC Sask Relief Sale and Auction. If you would like
                   9:45 am Sunday School; Adult Ed: The Power of Tea:                                                              to volunteer, please contact Armin & Edith Krahn at
                           Experiences in Walking Alongside                                                                        384-1206 or eakrahn@sasktel.net
                  11:00 am Joint Worship; Singing Sunday
                                John 20:11-18
  But Mary stood weeping outside the gardener, she said to him, “Sir, if you
tomb. As she wept, she bent over to have carried him away, tell me where
look into the tomb; 12and she saw two you have laid him, and I will take him
angels in white, sitting where the away.” 16Jesus said to her, “Mary!”         MCC Connects – We invite prayers for the local congregations, communities,
body of Jesus had been lying, one at She turned and said to him in             and the Young Chippewayan First Nation as they work together to support
the head and the other at the feet. Hebrew, “Rabbouni!” (which means           resolution of a long outstanding land issue near Laird. For more information
  They said to her, “Woman, why are Teacher). 17Jesus said to her, “Do not     call Leonard at MCCS or visit www.sk.mcc.org
you weeping?” She said to them, hold on to me, because I have not yet
“They have taken away my Lord, and ascended to the Father. But go to my        Big Sky Artists Art Show will be held at Grace Westminster Church on
I do not know where they have laid brothers and say to them, ‘I am             April 9 and 10. Artists from Nutana Park include Alma Archer, Hedie Borne,
him.” 14When she had said this, she ascending to my Father and your            and Norma Rempel.
turned around and saw Jesus Father, to my God and your God.’”
standing there, but she did not know 18Mary     Magdalene      went      and   April 11: Adult Education: A new series begins -- “The Power of Tea:
that it was Jesus. 15Jesus said to her, announced to the disciples, “I have    Experiences in Walking Alongside” -- a conversation about how we walk
“Woman, why are you weeping? seen the Lord”; and she told them                 alongside others, over a cup of tea, at work or on the sidewalks of our
Whom are you looking for?” that he had said these things to her.               community.
Supposing him to be the
                                                                               Vocal or instrumental music students -- if you would like to have an
                                                                               opportunity to perform in the main auditorium of our church, please sign up on
                                                                               the sheets in the education wing bulletin board. Depending on the interest
Youth                                                                          shown we plan on having a recital April 11.
No bible study on Tuesday
April 7: 9-12:30: Volunteer to help pack the Good Food Box. Meet at            St. Martin’s United Church Handbell Choir is looking for new ringers for
the                                                                            September. Contact Betty at 374-1173 by April 30 if you are interested.
                  Indian & Metis Friendship Center
April 10: No youth                                                             Prairie Centre for Ecumenism presents An Ecumenical Retreat: April 12-14
April 17: 7:30 pm: prep for fundraiser/wall carving                            with Fr. Tom Ryan at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. Registration forms
April 18: Youth “Sausage on a Bun” Fundraiser - bring silent auction items     on mailbox table.
          and large pan of squares
April 24: Joint youth - Monopoly rally                                         Langham Theatrical Company is presenting a Plaudeitsche Ovendt (Low
                                                                               German evening) April 9, 10, 17, 18. See bulletin board in education wing for
~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~                                      times and prices.
  FOOD BANK; Most Wanted Items: Breakfast cereal, Baked beans
New Address: Martha Ens
             Riverside Terrace
             440 - 915 Saskatchewan Crescent W.
             Saskatoon, SK S7M 0M7

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