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Loving our West End Neighbours ...

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It's a new year, filled with love.

At St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry, we are busy loving our neighbours.

It is cold outside, but there is plenty of warmth here:

Open hearts listen with care.  Open mouths speak affirmation. 
Open minds teach a skill.  Open hearts give generously to make it all possible.

Video on Ministry


Just released is a short video (2:30 minutes) about St. Matthews Maryland.  Check it out!  Pass it around.  Show it to your congregation.  Thanks to producer Jen Walichnowski and to Tessa Blaikie Whitecloud, with 1JustCity, who secured the grant to make the project possible.

Follow this link.

Volunteer this year in a Wolseley Garden.

 

Garden Tour June 18 2016

News bits ...


1. Christmas Store: Santa's elves outdid themselves!  200 happy children received gifts anSANTA ELFd were able to surprise mom and dad with gifts as well.  Many thanks to all who were generous.

2. Dinner and a Movie is back, after many requests from guests, this time in partnership with Grain of Wheat Community: February 5: Tickets available soon.

2. Cooking in Community: For Community  love soup A new 15 week program is getting underway cooking soup.  Folks will eat together, take some home and make extra to share from the Emergency Food program.  Thanks to WRHA for funding.

3. Homelessness Census: 1400 on the Streets: In October 2015 St MMCM participated in the Census. The Final Report, released January 15, 2016 confirms what our network of ministries know: the situation is dire and the high cost of housing, trauma in childhood and poor health are factors putting people on the streets.

 
Visit us at stmatthewsmaryland.ca
for more information and a calendar of our daily programming.

A ministry of the Anglican and United Churches of Canada. 
SMMCM is a member of 1Just City.


Our mailing address is:
St. Matthews Maryland Community Ministry
365 McGee St.
Winnipeg, Mb R3G 3M5

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