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St. David & St. Martin

Presbyterian Church




September 2nd, 2018


     Rev. George Zimmerman                  Music: Jennifer Channen



         BEADLE DUTY:         Ellen Philp                                                       GREETING TEAM:        Rob, Bonnie and Randy Hayley

             LAY READER:        Lynn Petros




Elise Holloway – September 3rd; Wyatt Hayley - September 3rd;

Matthew George – September 4th;

Jim Miller (70th) – September 7th


Randy and Heidi Hayley will be celebrating their 25th Anniversary on Tuesday, September 4th.

 CELL PHONES: In respect for where you are, please turn off your cell phone while in the sanctuary. Thank you.

 1.   SECURITY REMINDER: Please do not leave keys, electronics        or other valuables with your coats in the coat racks, or unattended anywhere in the church.

 2.      COFFEE HOSTS AND FLOWERS: If you can help with any of these please sign the sheets in the front entry.

 3.      FOODBANK DONATIONS: Food items in demand are pasta, pasta sauce, powdered milk, peanut butter and canned chick peas. Boxes are by the front and back doors. Please no clothing.

      Please note:  No egg cartons are required at present.

 4.      POP CAN TABS, PLASTIC TABS FROM BREAD AND MILK, AND EYEGLASSES: Please place in containers in vestibule. They are used to support the acquisition of wheelchairs for adults and children.

 5.      BIBLE STUDY GROUP:  Has concluded for the summer and will resume again in the Fall. The date will be announced in September. If you have any questions please call Sheila Major at 613- 842-8349.

 6.      CHOIR: Choir practice will resume on Thursday, September 6th in the sanctuary at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome, regardless of musical talent or training, to join us for great fellowship and music.

 7.      WORSHIP HOURS: Services will resume at 11:00 a.m. starting next Sunday, September 9th. There will be a welcome back BBQ after the service that day

 8.      MORNING BREAK: Will resume on Wednesday, September 12th at 10:00 a.m.

 9.      ADULT DAYTIME SOCIAL: Will be on Thursday, September 13th at 10:30 a.m. Come on out to enjoy a social time and have lunch together. Please let Ellen Philp know ahead of time if you plan to attend. Ellen’s contact information can be found in the church directory.

 10.  PASTORAL CARE MEETING: The tentative date for the next Pastoral Care Meeting will be October 8th at 10:30 a.m.

 11.  OFFERING ENVELOPES: If you require offering envelopes please speak to Robert Philp. Robert’s contact information can be found in the church directory.

 12.  ADULT FELLOWSHIP GROUP: Next event will be lunch and an outing to the Science and Technology Museum on Saturday, September 15th. Details will be sent out to members. Robert and Ellen Philp are the organizers of this event.

13.  SPIRIT OF SUMMER SAILING: is back for everybody daring to test out their sea legs.  Cap’n George will be glad to host up to 4 people on a Sunday afternoon, or during the week, for sailing weather permitting. If interested please put your name and telephone numbers on sign-up sheet on the bulletin board at the front door.  George will call you in succession at every opportunity, (sometimes on short notice).

 14.  PRESBYTERIAN SHARING: International Literacy Day (Sept. 8) “Neither the students nor I were actually enjoying the lessons.” Inayatullah, a teacher at Zangue Girls School in Afghanistan, knew his lecture-based teaching style was ineffective. Since attending teacher-training workshops run by Presbyterian World Service & Development partners, Inayatullah has learned to bring life to his lessons. After implementing more practical teaching methods, Inayatullah’s pupils are engaging in group activities, participating in lively discussions and better learning their lessons. With a greater sense of ownership over their education, they are gaining confidence, asking questions and voicing their opinions. By improving the quality of education, PWS&D is helping more children enjoy their studies and become leaders in their communities. “This is a tremendous achievement for both the students and me,” Inayatullah says with a smile.


 September 16th –Commemorating The Battle of Britain.  

 September 23rd – Recognition of church school volunteer staff.

       October 7th – Communion.