June 23rd, 2019


The Weekly Bulletin of
St. Joseph of Nazareth Anglican Church
725 Provencher Blvd. Brossard, QC J4W 1Y5
450-671-6481 / stjofn@gmail.com


June 23rd, 2019



A warm welcome to everyone here this morning as we gather to worship. We are happy to see you and pray God will be very near to you today and in the coming week.


Tuesday June 25 11:00 a.m…….Corporation Meeting

Wednesday June 26 9:30 a.m…….Men’s Bible Study & Lunch

Friday June 28 10:30 a.m…….S.H.E. Ladies

Next Sunday June 30 10:30 a.m…….Morning Prayer & Sunday School


Bible Readings

June 23
1 Kings 19:1-15a
Psalm 22:19-28
Galatians 3:23-29
Luke 8:26-39

June 30
2 Kings 2:1-2, 6-14
Psalm 16
Galatians 5:1, 13-25
Luke 9:51-62


Who Said It? The Bible, Shakespeare, or Other 

1. Like mother, like daughter.
2. When an enemy puts his arm around your shoulder – watch out!
3. Don’t believe everything you hear.
4. Sensible people think before they act.
5. By the skin of your teeth.
6. Comfort me with apples for I am sick with love.
7. Oh, that mine eyes were a fountain of tears.
8. All is vanity.
9. Man is born unto trouble.
10. Every man that eateth the sour grape, his teeth shall be set on edge.


When you see something beautiful in someone, tell them. It may take a second to say but for them it could last a lifetime.


be kind to each other, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, just as God through Christ has forgiven you. Ephesians 4:26-27,31-32


Day Camps

This year Day Camps will be held from July 15-19 for children aged 4-12. The cost is $25 per child or $35 per family before June 30 after which it will be $35 per child or $45 per family. If you are interested in sponsoring a child or a family, please speak to Rev. Belle. This year’s theme is: ‘Luke Street’


Please take note that there will be no
Sunday School classes during the month of July
While the teachers will take a summer break.

Prayers and Intercessions

Prayer for Today
O God, our defender, storms rage about us and cause us to be afraid. Rescue Your people from despair, deliver Your sons and daughters from fear, and preserve us all from unbelief; through Jesus Christ our Lord, Who lives and reigns with You and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and for ever. Amen.

Prayer for the Worldwide Anglican Church
We pray for the Church of North India – the Most Reverend Dr. Prem Chand Singh – Moderator of the Church of North India & Bishop of Jabalpur.

Provincial Prayer Care
We pray for the Diocese of Western Newfoundland – Bishop John Organ.

Diocesan Prayer Care
We pray for the Montreal Alternate Clerical Members of General Synod – the Venerable Michael Robson and the Reverend Sophie Rolland and also for the Montreal Alternate Lay Members of General Synod – Ms. Jane Aitken.

Prayer for our Church Family
Lord, Your Word tells us that if we love You, we must also love our sisters and brothers. Therefore, we will look out for each other’s needs. We will turn away from evil, do good, and seek peace. We will encourage and build each other up and above all things, we will keep our hearts and minds on You. We pray in Jesus’ name. Amen.

For those who wish to pray with someone, a prayer team is available after the Service in the left-hand corner of the Sanctuary. The Prayer Team scheduled for today is: Dulcy & Christopher


Birthdays and Anniversaries

To those celebrating this week, God’s blessings be with you




Rector – Reverend Christopher Belle – 450-672-4549 / stjofn@gmail.com / padrebelle@gmail.com
Rector’s Warden – Diane Allen – 450-466-5112 / deedee-one@sympatico.ca
Interim People’s Warden – Patricia Wood – 450-465-4733 / pwrightwood@gmail.com

Our Vision
To be a beacon of light and truth in our community
inviting all people to receive God’s promise of salvation through
Jesus Christ by the power of the Holy Spirit.