THIS SUNDAY - We are meeting at 10 a.m. to worship in song, pray together and hear from God’s Word and Spirit. Pastor Reg is beginning a new series, Finding Joy in Pain. We will be exploring the book of Philippians over the next few weeks. Read Philippians 1:1,2 and reflect on who is writing, who is the audience and how does Paul begin the letter.
CHILDREN’S MINISTRY - Sunday School is for ages 3-8. You will need to register your children when you arrive. Ages 0-3: Space is available for parents to take their children to a place to play. This is an unsupervised space just off the foyer- follow the signs to the Blessing Place.
LIVE STREAMING of our service will continue at 10 a.m. on Sundays. We encourage people to connect with us in this way if you are unable to attend the in-person service. Church Online
SMALL GROUPS - On Sunday we will be signing up for small prayer groups like we have been doing last fall and winter. Leadership of this ministry is being formed. Pray for Miriam Lawrence, Ester Wiens and Jed Zimmerman as we consider and affirm them at the Annual General Meeting for this ministry.
SEARCH COMMITTEE - We meet on Sunday for a review of the reference responses. On Tuesday night we will be Zooming with two candidates asking a series of questions and inviting them to ask us questions as well. Please pray for us, for those discerning this decision and for the church to be prepared in heart and mind for our new pastor.
SAVE THE DATE - Our ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING is coming up on October 24th. Please plan to be there. Packages will be sent out on October 8th. Thank you Ministry Coordinators, for submitting your reports.
KITCHEN/COFFEE MINISTRY - We are looking for someone who has gifts in helps and adinistration to assist us in providing a safe, fun and delicious environment in our kitchen and in developing a coffee service team. We have people who want to make coffee. We are looking for someone to oversee this important ministry. Please contact Ester at the office if you are interested or would suggest someone.
WOMEN'S WEEKEND -at Ness Lake Bible Camp is an event for women to reconnect and celebrate relationships with wonderful food and many fun activities-while being encouraged with God's Love from Friday, October 15 at 7:00 p.m. to Saturday, October 16 at 9:00 p.m. IF you would like to stay till Sunday, please register for our "Unplugged" session which will continue until Sunday after lunch. Register online at nesslakebiblecamp.com or call 250-967-4248.
CHRISTMAS SHOEBOXES - Help children who have NOTHING to know the love of Jesus this Christmas through this great ministry. Take a shoebox, choose an age and gender, fill the box with items and return to the church. You can donate to the benevolent fund using SHOEBOX to designate or even pack a shoebox online at Pack A Shoebox.
MINISTRY SUPPORT - Thank you for your ongoing prayers and financial support as we continue this ministry. Give
MEMBERSHIP - The Leadership Team unanimously recommends Monica Murphy for church membership. Any feedback should be addressed to the Leadership Team before October 10. email@example.com
PRAYER - We want to care for you! If you have a prayer need, email: firstname.lastname@example.org
CHURCH OFFICE HOURS: Tuesday to Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Reg is in Prince George from October 1-10. Brenda is here from October 1-6.