Weekly Announcements: January 13, 2019

https://www.strathroyunitedchurch.ca/wp-content/uploads/2018/12/1st-Sunday-after-Epiphany.jpgWeekly Announcements:  January 13, 2019

Please see below the announcements for this coming Sunday January 13, 2019.

I hope you all have a wonderful weekend,
Dianne

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.

Family Prayers

This Sunday we ask you to This Sunday, we pray for the ministry personnel in our midst – whether they be with our own congregation or our colleagues.  We pray for their well-being, compassion, strength and joy.  Christmas Blessings to all.

Please keep Anne Pelkman, Barb Bett, Brian Stocco, and Evelyn Bryant in your prayers.

We remember Ruth and Paul Wannamaker in our prayers as they mourn the passing of Ruth’s father, Charles Langford.

 

CONGREGATIONAL LIFE TEAM

Prayer for Christian Unity Service: The Strathroy and District Christian Ministerial Association are hosting a Prayer for Christian Unity Service on Sunday, January 20th at 4:30pm  at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. This is a time for us all to worship  as one and refreshments will follow.

COMMUNITY LIFE TEAM

Winter Bible Study: “Bible 101” brochure and outline are available at the usher desks or from the office. Please let Dianne know if you wish to take part so we know the numbers.

The next Parlour Group meeting will be held on Monday, January 14.  We plan a noon-time lunch at the Hillside Restaurant, 26 Kilworth Park Drive, Kilworth.  We will meet at the church at 11 am to car pool to the restaurant (last car leaving at 11:15); returning to the church for a meeting in the Jubilee Room about 2:pm.  If you plan to attend call

Alice Jolliffe at (519) 205-0415.

M & S SOUP & ROLL SUNDAY – January 20, 2019!! Please stay for soup and roll following service.  Your free will offering goes towards our M & S objective. SOUP DONATIONS NEEDED:  Soup is needed for the coming months.  If you would like to help please contact Joan Carter (519-247-3901) or Tina Zimmermann (519-245-0304).  There is frozen stock in the freezer at the church for those who would like to help.

Frosty Frolic Meeting changed to Sunday, Feb.3rd after service.

Upcoming Meeting Dates:

Church Council                        Sunday, Jan. 13th at 11:15

Property Team                        Monday, Jan. 14th  at 7:00

Finance Team                          Wednesday, Jan. 30 6:30

 

INCLEMENT WEATHER CLOSURE

A decision is made by 8:00 pm Saturday night and a message is then put on the answering machine in the church office.

 

OUR MINISTRY TEAM

Minister:                                  Rev. Dr. Abiel T. Khalema

minister@strathroyunitedchurch.ca          519-245-0276

 

Office Administrator:                                 Dianne Dixon

office@strathroyunitedchurch.ca               519-245-0276

                                                                   519-280-5040

Music Director:                                           Andy Cloutier

                                                                   519-854-8574

Child Youth Leader:                                Kaeleigh Berdan

                                                                   519-245-0276

Custodian:                                                  John Larocque

                                                                   519-245-1304

Webmaster:  www.strathroyunitedchurch.ca 

Debbie Porte                           Debbie.porte@hotmail.ca

 

Face Book Administrators: Tina Zimmermann and

                                            David Honsberger

Links:https://www.facebook.com/groups/2197988933761213/https://www.facebook.com/strathroyunitedchurch/

YOUTH

NERF NIGHT JANUARY 21  AT STRATHROY UC     6-8:30

YOUTH NIGHTS – FRIDAY JANUARY 11TH AT THE CHURCH 7-9PM FRIDAY JANUARY 25TH    SNOW TUBING ….PERMISSION SLIPS NEEDED AND AVAILABLE AT THE CHURCH.

 

 

Dianne Dixon

Office Administrator for
Strathroy United Church
519-245-0276