Sunday October 23, 2016

Sunday Worship Service at 10:45am

Prayer in the sanctuary 10:30am


Raising Children Who Treasure Jesus

Family Bible study  at the Knelsen’s house, 4:00pm. Children are welcome. Potluck meal following the study for those who wish to stay for supper.

6pm prayer meeting for harvest weather at First Baptist Church, Olds.


Mon. 9:30am REFIT® Dance Cardio at the Church. (Childcare available. Everyone welcome.)

Wed. 9:30am  REFIT® Dance Cardio at the Church.  (Childcare available. Everyone welcome.)

Wed. 7:00pm. Bible Study at the Church.


Nov. 4. Burden Bearers Fundraising Banquet at the Sundre Community Centre.

Nov. 11 & 12.  SEVEN HABITS OF HIGHLY EFFECTIVE PEOPLE  taught by Grant Schwartzenberger @ Bergen Church
Times: 8:30-4:30. Cost: $100 (includes course materials and lunch each day).  *Limited to 25 seats
All profits will be used to help purchase an ultrasound machine for Dr. Karen Henriksen’s clinic.
Please contact Cathy Erickson to register.

Anyone interested in hosting or attending a small group, please contact Dale & Cathy Erickson. or 403 638-2647

It’s time to fill Operation Christmas Child shoe boxes.  Boxes are available in the foyer or you can purchase a plastic shoe box to fill.  The filled shoe boxes should be returned to the Bergen Church by November 13.


Bergen Youth Group October 23, 2016

Our Vision:  To show Jesus to one another, our church, and our community, through our actions and our words and to create a group where all kids are welcome and loved.

Unless otherwise noted below, youth group meets every Friday at 7pm at the church.


Friday, October 28: Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat at Cornerstone Theatre in Red Deer. Depart at 5:00pm from Bergen Church. Cost $10.

Tuesday, November 1: Toby Mac & Capital Kings Concert at Centre Street Church.  Depart 4:30 from Bergen Church. Bring food for supper on the way or money to buy food. Cost is $35 includes transportation and concert ticket. Arrival back at Bergen Church by 11:30pm (or earlier).

Friday, November 11: No regular youth group at the church.

Friday, December 9: West Edmonton Mall trip (all day). Details coming soon.

Friday, December 16: Bergen Youth Christmas Party!


Youth Ministry Coordinators

Jason and Karlene Cormack

Jason Cell: 403-829-1084

Karlene Cell: 403-831-9866



William Knelsen

Family Pastor

Bergen Missionary Church

Mobile: 1-403-426-0155


Prayer Corner: October 23, 2016

Sunday Worship Service at 10:45am

The prayer of our community has awesome power and we would like to invite you to bring your prayer requests to our prayer chain.  Please call Leila Schwartzenberger at 403-638-4175 or email:  for individual prayer support for your request, to allow our church community to pray with you or to be added to the prayer chain.

Mon.Our Congregation:  –  Governing Board:  (Jim Bowhay – Board Chair, Chris Newton – Financial Secretary, Velma Vincent – Treasurer, Ken Walker – Trustee, Noel Cormack – Board Clerk).

Tues.Those unable to attend: –  June.

Wed.  Our Missionaries: –  Greg & Julie Dole – Mission Aviation Fellowship

Thurs.Our Youth & Children’s Ministries:  Children’s Ministry Coordinator:  Joy Barnsdale

Fri.    Our Community: –   Burden Bearers – Bob Hillock.

Sat.   Our Thanksgiving:    “Now, our God, we give you thanks and praise your glorious name” (1Chr.29:13 NIV).

Sun  Our Worship: –   “How lovely is your dwelling place, O LORD Almighty!  My soul yearns, even faints, for the courts of the LORD; my heart and my flesh cry out for the living God.”  (Psalm 84:1,2).