From Father Iain, All Saints Chiang Mai

Jesus with Moses and Elijah!

A Potluck will follow the service this Sunday.

Ash Wednesday Service – Next Week!

Dear Friends,

Lent is almost upon us, we will celebrate “Pancake Sunday” this week, but on the Sunday before Lent the Gospel reading is always the story of Jesus’ transfiguration.  Before his all to human temptations and death on the cross are remembered, we remember Jesus shining with the glory of God!

What is the Transfiguration about?  It is the revelation of who Jesus really is – the Son of God!  And Moses and Elijah appear to testify about this on behalf of the Law and the Prophets. What about us?  How do we see Jesus?  And are we prepared to reveal who we really are too?  Do we even know who that is?

The readings this week will be Exodus 24:12-18, 2 Peter 1:16-21, and Matthew 17:1-9, and we will be singing the hymns Praise to the Lord, the Almighty; Shine, Jesus, Shine; Transfiguration Hymn, and Christ be our Light!  Our choir will be singing Days of Elijah.

Use this link to join on Zoom this Sunday at 10:30 am
Meeting ID: 548 801 501

Last Week’s Sermon

Video of last week’s sermon by Christa Crawford is available here!

All Saints Annual General Meeting – Last Sunday!

This was held following the morning service last Sunday and was a very positive meeting.  Hannah Alexander-Herrick, Paddy Davis, Sarah Sensamaust, and Shasta Sickinger, were elected to serve as council members for 2023. Katie Wierenga was also chosen to fill one of the clergy nominated positions until she leaves in August, and Mark Crawford and I are the two other council members, as Congregational Pastor and Vicar.

Pancake Potluck – This Sunday, 19th February

Our annual Pancake Potluck to mark the beginning of Lent will be held this Sunday!

Please bring toppings to share and join us at the vicarage following the morning service.  Please ask if you need a lift.  All are very welcome!

The address is:

The Vicarage,
9/65 Ban Ing Doi,
Kan Klong Chonprathan Road, 
Tambon Chang Phueak, 
Chiang Mai

This is the link on Google Maps.

Ash Wednesday Service

This will be at 7 p.m. on Wednesday 22nd February including the imposition of ashes.  Join us for this solemn service marking the beginning of Lent.  All Welcome!

Chili Night 

Some of the group!

Chili Night will continue next week at the usual time of 6 p.m.  Come and join us at the vicarage as we share chili followed by ice cream! 

Weekly Offering to All Saints

You can still donate in person or online.  Thank you for your support and love for All Saints and all we are trying to do together.  God has shown that he is mighty and we are in his hands!

God bless,

Father Iain


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