St. David & St. Martin
January 14th, 2018
Duty: Steve McIvor
TEAM: Ethel Pryde, Mary Miller,
June Gensey, Philipa Balogoun
Reader: Lynn Petros
COFFEE HOSTS: Margaret Marks
Madison McGruther - January 16th.
FLOWERS: The flowers this morning are to
the glory of God and in loving memory of my husband, Bob, who passed away14
years ago on January 20th, 2004 and my dear mom 18 years ago on
February 25th, 2000. - Marilyn
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. Empty egg cartons are also needed. Boxes are by the
front and back doors. Please no clothing.
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.
BIBLE STUDY GROUP: The Bible Study Group meets in
the sanctuary every Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. New members are encouraged
to join us. If you have any questions please call Sheila Major at 613- 842-8349
6. CHOIR: The choir practice, in the sanctuary, every
Thursday evening at 7:00 p.m. All are welcome, regardless of musical talent or
training, to join us for great fellowship and music. No audition will be held.
7. SESSION MEETING: Tomorrow
at 1:30 p.m.
8. COFFEE HOSTING: Reminder that Session, at its April 2016 meeting, agreed that only
drinks would be provided after the Service. Exceptions are for "special
events" but the host will be notified when an event is "special”. Hopefully,
this may encourage others to participate if the pressure of having to
provide snacks is removed. If you are interested in hosting coffee time and
would like more information please speak to David Wright.
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: will be held on
Sunday March 18th following the morning worship service.
AND LEARN: You
are invited to a Lunch and Learn Seminar today at 12:30 p.m. in the Church
Hall. Our guest speaker is Sandy Jones,
a certified Yoga Instructor who has been practicing yoga since
1998. She teaches Gentle Yoga and Chair
Yoga which is suitable for all regardless of age, physical ability or
presentation will last approx. 30 minutes followed by a question and answer
period. This event is free. Please bring
your own lunch, coffee and tea will be provided.
11. ADULT FELLOWSHIP GROUP: The January event is scheduled for Saturday 27th January at 7 p.m.in the
Church Hall (weather permitting). This is a fun night (we hope) as we
“shed” a few hours over quizzes and games and together enjoy coffee/tea and
dessert items .So come along and display your smarts by answering the quizzes
correctly...and perhaps winning a prize and having fun with a game or two!
Members attending are requested to bring along a
dessert item. Jean Liberty and Elizabeth Fletcher are the organizers of this
SHARING: Ready to go back to work
Sharing is helping to transform the lives of people in Montreal’s Little
Burgundy neighbourhood. The statistics for Little Burgundy are grim: 2/3 of
children and youth live below the poverty line and 32% of students drop out
before finishing high school. But Tyndale St.-Georges Community Centre is
helping provide community members with the tools they need to realize their
dreams, at every life stage. Tyndale’s employment programs not only teach job
search techniques, but also build self-esteem and life skills. Jane shares, “I
came to Tyndale during the lowest time in my life, and I decided to give it a
shot. I was looking for something to bring back my self-confidence that would
enable me to go back to the workforce. And Tyndale delivered exactly what I was
looking for. And now I’m strong, I’m back again, and I’m ready to go back to
21 Jan, Compelling Presence: Mark 1:
28 Jan, Exorcism: Mark 1: 21-28
4 Feb, Healings: Mark 1: 29-33
11 Feb, Visions: Mark 9: 2-9