Indigenous Council Highlights
- Ø Letters will be sent to the Parishes regarding funding for the position of Indigenous Bishop
- Ø The Council will be sending letters to the Chiefs asking for support for the Indigenous Bishop
- Ø An invitation to meet with the Council will be sent to SIGA and NLCDC
- Ø Gilbert Flett of Shoal Lake brother to the Rev. Rita Nawakayas died on July 12th after a long illness.
- Ø Allen Bear husband of Josephine Halkett-Bear (a member of the Order of Saskatchewan) died on July 19.
- Ø Even though some time has passed your prayers would still be appreciated.
- Ø Mr. Jeremy Boehr has been appointed as a full time stipendiary student in the Parish of Nipawin and Arborfield effective September 15, 2014. Jeremy and his wife Jane will be living in the Rectory in Nipawin.
- Ø Pastor Brock Shaver, United Minister, will be serving the Partners in Faith congregation in Spiritwood.
- Ø Amy Dow has been appointed as a Catechist in the Diocese of Saskatchewan. Kathryn Hawkins is also a Catechist in the Diocese.
- Ø We still need an ACW to cater coffee breaks for the afternoon on Friday and Saturday for the Diocesan Synod. Please let the Synod Office know if you are interested. We will pay $200 for each break.
- Ø Library Books – Forest Prairie Edge (Place History in Saskatchewan) author Merle Massie, is a new acquisition in the resource centre you can borrow.