Weekly Announcements: March 3, 2019

https://www.strathroyunitedchurch.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/Transfiguration-Sunday.jpgWeekly Announcements:  March 3, 2019

Good Morning everyone and I hope you are all enjoying this wonderful sunshine and the fact that March has arrived

So spring is just around the corner!!!

Please see the announcements below and I am also attaching our Lenten brochure and Lenten Coin calendar and accompanying letter.

You will see that this Sunday is our annual meeting so please join us for the meeting and lunch in support of the worship, programs and mission of our church.

Have a wonderful day!

Dianne

ANNUAL CONGREGATIONAL MEETING

TODAY FOLLOWING THE SERVICE

Please join us for the annual meeting following our shortened service on Sunday, March 3rd. Lunch will be provided.

– Annual Reports for 2018 are available at the back of

  the sanctuary.  It includes the agenda and items 

  needed for the meeting.

 

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.

 

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.

COMMUNITY LIFE TEAM

The next Friendship Club meeting will be held on Tuesday, March 19.  We plan to go to Fort Rose Maple Co, 27382 Coldstream Road, RR5, Parkhill for pancakes.  We will car pool from the Church leaving no later than 11:30, returning to the Church for our meeting at 2 pm. to hear our guest speaker Charlotte Towle from Toastmasters International.

  Everyone Welcome.  If you plan to attend, please call Alice Jolliffe (519)205-0415, or Marie Campbell (519)245-5544 by March 17.

 

World Day Of Prayer World Day of Prayer is Friday March 1st, 2:00 pm at St. John the Evangelist Church, Strathroy.(featured country -Slovenia)

 

Hospitality Meal

          Strathroy United Church is entering its seventh year in providing hospitality meals on a monthly basis to people in our community who are lonely, on fixed incomes, struggling financially, finding it difficult to make ends meet.

          Whether you are currently volunteering or wish to become a volunteer to support this meal, please contact Dianne Dixon in the church office by phone or email so we can update our list.  Thanks to everyone for help to make this ministry so successful.

CONGREGATIONAL LIFE TEAM

 

Use Of New Sign

Please contact either Jenn Steele or Brenda Bourdeau by the 25th of the month for the next months announcements you wish to have on the new sign. We are trying to have to go to the church for that less often. Jenn Steele 519-494-6335

Brenda Bourdeau 519-282-9441.  Thank you.

STRATHROY U.C.

***PANCAKE SUPPER***

TUESDAY, MARCH   5, 2019

5-6:30 P.M.    131 FRONT ST. W

TICKETS     ADULTS                                   $10

                   ELEMENTARY CHILDREN        $5

                   PRESCHOOLERS            FREE

Available following the servicein the golden jubilee room  NANCY LQAROQUE: – 519-245-1304

CHURCH OFFICE- 519-245-0276 OR at the door.

 

Pancakes, real maple syrup,

sausages, beverage

and slice of pie!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dianne Dixon

Office Administrator for

Strathroy United Church

519-245-0276