Entries by brad

Advent Reading – December 3, 2017

Jared Yochim – Worship Design Team Isaiah 52:7 I’ve always loved poetry. Perhaps you have too. This particular line of poetry comes from the middle of Isaiah 52 where the writer is penning jubilation. Communicating to the people the good news of restored relationship with their Creator through the promise of a Messiah. Reminding them […]

Daily Advent Readings – Prologue

Brad Berkan – Worship Pastor For many years it was my tradition at Christmas to take in a live performance of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol.”  Tom Wood’s stage adaptation of the book and his portrayal of the crotchety old Scrooge was magical. As a bit of a theatre buff, I was always impressed with […]

Navigating Tricky Questions

A Letter from Pastor Bruce Did you ever notice that we often ask each other questions that are practically begging for positive answers? Questions like: How are you doing? How was your weekend? How was your summer? In case you’re wondering, the correct answers are good, great and wonderful! But chances are the real answers […]

Saskatoon City Wide Food Drive

Forest Grove Community Church had the opportunity once again to participate in the Saskatoon City Wide Food Drive. Thank-you to everyone from both our Attridge and Broadway congregations who helped out with this initiative. Below is a letter from the Food Bank summarizing the results of the event.   Greetings. Thank You so much for […]

January 31, 2017

Council Members Present: Clint McDonald (Moderator), Mark Trew, Janice Block, Byron Jantzen, Elizabeth Mainprize, Ron Mackay, Logan Foth, Dwight Makaroff (Secretary) Regrets: Jim Davidson Staff Present: Bruce Enns, Dale Dirksen, Maryanne Berge, Brian Wiens (from Pastor Bruce’s report) For many months we have been hopeful that we could finalize an agreement to develop the empty […]

Ali Epp – Vocalist

Ali Epp has been serving as a Vocalist with the Worship Teams at Forest Grove Community Church for 4 years. Lets learn a little bit more about Ali. Tedd & Jo Anne Epp are my parents, my oldest brother is Ryan (with his wife Terri and their three adorable girls Piper, Scout & Wynn), and […]

New Member: Lauren Dyck

Below is a Story of Transformation from Lauren Dyck who joined membership at FGCC on December 11. If you were unable to attend, you can read her testimony below. The first clear memory I have of Jesus speaking into my life was through the speaker I heard at Ranger Lake Bible Camp when I was […]

Heidi Foth – Vocalist

Heidi Foth has been serving as a vocalist at Forest Grove Community Church for the past 3 years. Lets learn a little bit more about Heidi   I married Logan Foth in 2011. I’m the daughter to Gord and Donna Neudorf, daughter-in-law to Len and Myrna Foth. I’m thankful to be involved in worship ministries […]

Corporate Worship

Below is a Story of Transformation from Val Burron, who has been involved with the Attridge Worship Design Team.   Our family moved recently and I remember taking a painstaking amount of time placing the furniture so that everything fit just so.  I’d sit for a while in one spot, then move to another chair […]