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Apartment for seniors at Central Park Place in Biggar available immediately; call 306-948-5626
House for Rent 2 bedroom,
garage, 306-948-2958
Sherwood Apartments in BIGGAR
1 Bedroom, 2 Bedroom
Heat and water supplied, wired for cable TV and satellite systems, laundry facilities, appliances, some suites with dishwashers, air conditioning, parking with plug-ins.
For more information call: Risa Management at 306-665-2300 or Andre at 306-831-4430

Primrose Chateau
Residents of Primrose Chateau continue living
independently; doing the things they love, while we provide the support to make it possible.
During this time of isolation being in a safe environment with full services such as meals and social activities is very important for your health and well being.
Please call to
discover how our home can become your home.
Atria Retirement Canada
Dale 204-291-5891


God is Near Us, in our Difficulties
by Father Ed Gibney, St gabriel Catholic Church
In this time when the entire world is facing the affliction of spreading illness and even death, it is a good time to listen to the words of Hosea as he offers us guidance to understand why there are any difficulties in our lives.
He says, “When Ephraim and Judah acknowledge their guilt and seek my face, then they shall cry out to me.”
One positive thing that can grow out of earthly difficulties is that we can be drawn to recognize our need of God. Therefore, whether it is individual afflictions that trouble each of us or the wider pandemic the world faces today, it is valuable to look upon these difficulties in the light of the sinful imperfections in our lives that have separated us from God, and the mercy that God offers to draw us back.
Now, I am not suggesting that COVID or any of the other afflictions we face are the result of sin; as if they were God's punishments, but these difficult times create for us a good opportunity to contemplate how we could be living our lives better. Unfortunately it is human nature that we continue in our imperfect ways until we face some calamity which shocks us into remembering the importance of God in our lives.
In these cases, the difficulties we face cause us to look beyond ourselves and recognize how all of us need God’s assistance. In times of affluence, happiness, health and peace, God is often forgotten, but in the face of adversity there is a tendency for humanity to raise its mind to heaven. Again through Hosea the Lord tells us, “In their distress they will beg my favour,” and we will respond, “Come, let us return to the Lord for he will heal us.”
In times of difficulty we seek forgiveness for careless, self-serving days; to seek the favour of God which has been lost through our own actions; to seek the help which, in better days, has been ignored. We often need to face difficulties that humble us before we again place our trust in God. And those that turn to God, in humility and with a contrite heart, will not do so in vain.
But for those who have accepted the need for humility in their lives it is not necessary to face affliction before turning to God. Humility acknowledges God’s helping hand in all things, every day, and so the humble can seek a closer relationship with God, without the afflictions that arise in the world.
God calls us to humility for humility assists our trust in God, and our trust in God is a sign of our humble love for God.
May God Bless you and keep you safe.

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Integrity Post Frame Buildings
SINCE 2008
Built with
Concrete Posts
Barns, Shops,
Riding Arenas,
Machine Sheds
and More


Duties inc, in part: pressure washing heavy equipment, trucks and trailers. Cleaning shops. Assisting where required. Heavy lifting involved. Mechanical aptitude an asset; must be safety conscious and able to work around heavy equipment.
Must have a clean driver’s abstract. Position located in Arborfield, Sk. Camp accommodation provided if necessary.
Send resume and work references to:
Bryden Construction
Box 100, Arborfield, Sk. S0E 0A0;
Fax: 306-769-8844

Heavy Duty Mechanics
Late model, clean CAT, JD equip; winch, dump, gravel trucks, and trailers. Both camp and shop locations; R & B provided
Wage negotiable. Clean drivers abstract a must.
Send resume and work references to:
Bryden Construction
Box 100, Arborfield, Sk. S0E 0A0;
Fax: 306-769-8844

Seeking professional drivers with Class 1 – 5 license to transport RV's throughout North
America. We have company driver spots available in Double Haul, Triple Haul and Semi
fleets and O/O spots available in Single (1 ton) and Double Haul fleets. For more
information on each fleet, please visit Subsidized health and dental
insurance, monthly bonus available for company drivers. Must have valid passport and be
able to cross the border. To apply please email resume and a current driver's abstract to


Biggar Associated Gospel Church
corner of 8th Ave. W. and Quebec St., Biggar
Worship Service • SUNDAY 10:30 a.m.
Children's Sunday School during worship service
Pastor Doug Motz, Church office phone, 306-948-3424

Biggar United Church
907 Quebec St./corner Turnbull Ave., Biggar
Sunday Worship Service • 11 a.m.
Covid restrictions apply

St. Gabriel Roman Catholic Church
109-7th Ave. W, Biggar Father Edward Gibney
Parish Phone: 306-948-3330
Saturday Mass Time 7:00 p.m.
Sunday Mass time 11 a.m.
Sunday School during service
Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church
Landis, Sask. Father Edward Gibney
Mass Time • Sundays • 9 a.m.

PALs APRIL Worship Services
Services suspended due to Covid-19 for more information contact Cindy Hoppe at 948-2947 or John Bennett at 948-2852

Seventh-Day Adventist Church
Saturday Services
Contact: 306-948-2481

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