Weekly Announcements: September 16, 2018
Good Afternoon Everyone!
This Sunday is a very special one as we celebrate Confirmation and Communion. Cake will be served following the service in the Golden Jubilee Room so you have a chance to welcome our
Sunday School is up and running and registration forms will be available this coming Sunday for you to fill in for your children.
With kindest regards,
LIGHT A CANDLE
TO SUPPORT OUR VACANCY SEARCH TEAM
Rev. Abiel would like the congregation to light a candle in their homes every Wednesday evening at 7 pm for about 10 minutes until a new minister is selected. This shows our Search Team we support them and with the help of the Holy Spirit to guide them they will make the best selection of a minister for our church.
Prayer Circle Box
The Prayer circle group have supplied Prayer Request Cards that are completely confidential. At the back of the GJR you will find a locked wooden box with a slot for cards.
This Sunday we ask you to pray for the ministry of the Wesley Knox United Church. Please keep Barb Bett, and Evelyn Bryant in your prayers.
OUR 140TH ANNIVERSARY HERE AT STRATHROY UC
We would like to have a planning team for our 140th anniversary to be celebrated May 6, 2019. If you wish to be part of the team please notify the office.
Community Life Team
Parlour Group will meet at the Church on Monday September 17th at 10:30 to travel to Leisure Heights Trailer Park at Port Glasgow on Lake Erie for their meeting and Pot Luck lunch. Please bring your favourite pot luck dish. Plates, cutlery and beverages will be provided.
Mark Your Calendars:
Sun. Sept. 30, Movie Night 6:30 pm. featuring “The Shack”
Freewill offering to support Camp KeeMoKee building campaign.
October Food Drive – we will be collecting food the entire month of October to support local food banks. Help us help others.
Wed. Oct. 10, Roast Beef Dinner
Sun. Oct. 21, M&S Soup & Roll after service
Sat. Nov. 17, Frosty Frolic – We are asking all members to donate baked goods for the bake sale. Vendor room, crafts and lunch available. 10:00 till 2:00 pm.
Sat. Nov. 24, Float for Parade, assembly at noon. Save the date and join the fun.
CONGREGATIONAL LIFE TEAM
Senior Choir Practice
Please join us on Thursday
Evenings for Choir practice
at 7:15 pm.
If you like to sing and enjoy
fellowship you are more than welcome to join us!
ROAST BEEF DINNER
This is a CONGREGATIONAL EVENT
and it needs YOUR HELP.
DATE: Wednesday, October 10, 2018
TIME: All day or 2 hours – whatever you can give us.
There will be 2 seatings this year – 4:30 and 5:45 pm. We will need people to set up, take tickets, peel potatoes, mash potatoes, cook squash, cook vegetables, make gravy, runners to replenish food, serve tea and coffee and water, clear away dishes and clean up. We also need elevator operators. Sign up sheets are posted in the Golden Jubilee Room. Most importantly we need YOU to buy tickets!! Look for the posters, call for tickets. If you have questions, please call : Joan Carter – 519-247-3901.
Office Administrator for
Strathroy United Church