Monthly Archives: March 2016

News for the Week of April 3, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!

Note that our beef dinner is just 3 weeks away – so be sure to get your tickets as soon as possible and invite your family and friends. This annual event is a good fundraiser for our church as well as a wonderful time to share with our community so I do hope you can participate.

And here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church:

Worship Host: Don McQuirter
Greeters: Ken Barnett & Vida Bridgeman
Worship Visuals: Mark Ono
Lay Worship Leader: Marjorie Wetmore
Gospel Reader: Susan Fyfe
Sunday School Leader: Karen Hauth
Nursery Care: Megan/Kaitlyn Moore
Coffee Hosts: Barb Davies’ Small Group

If you find you are not able to fulfil your duties, please arrange with another church member to fill your spot.

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Sally Sandiford

News for the Week of March 27, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!

Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church:

Worship Host:  John Simpson
Greeters:  Lindsay & Ruth Duffield
Worship Visuals:  Henry Wong
Lay Worship Leader:   Susan Fyfe
Gospel Reader:  Debbie Mewhinney
Sunday School Leaders:  Mark & Pat Ono, Leanne Crosby and Carol-Ann Freeman
Nursery Care:  Kate Crosby
Coffee Hosts:  Ministry & Personnel Committee

If you find you are not able to fulfil your duties, please arrange with another church member to fill your spot.

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Sally Sandiford

News for the Week of March 20, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!  We draw your attention to a couple of highlights:

  1. This Sunday marks the beginning of Holy Week.  There are many opportunities for worship:  Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday (with a special musical presentation), Good Friday and Easter Sunday!  Details can be found by clicking here.
  1. This Sunday, instead of coffee hour, we will have a Soup Lunch downstairs following the service, so please plan to attend to enjoy some great homemade soup and fellowship with your church family!
  1. Our Roast Beef Dinner is coming up – be sure to get your tickets and select your volunteer job of choice!
  1. We are still accepting donations for our Lenten Outreach Project – 360 Kids!  This annual challenge ends on Easter Sunday and we encourage your participation – just mark your offering envelope “360”.
  1. If you wish to support our Easter Flower fund (for delivery of plants to our shut-ins), be sure to mark your offering envelope and let Sally know (by March 20th please) the details of your “in memory of” and/or “in honour of” dedication.

Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday.  We thank all of you for your service to your church:

Worship Host:  Peter Miasek

Greeters:  Ardith Knechtel & Heather Keeling

Worship Visuals:  Henry Wong

Lay Worship Leader:   Doug Stirling

Gospel Reader:  Marilyn Patterson

Communion Servers:  Christopher Laird, Cynthia Yee and Alastair McCallum (one more required)

Sunday School Leader:  Eilis Wu & Elena Park

Nursery Care:  Fiona Scarrow

If you find you are not able to fulfil your duties, please arrange with another church member to fill your spot.

Finally, many long-time members of Central will remember the Deacon family.  Gordon Deacon passed away this week and details regarding his funeral can be found by clicking here.

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Sally Sandiford

News for the Week of March 13, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading!

This Sunday marks the 5th Sunday of Lent and the 5th week of our Lenten challenge campaign (which runs up to and including Easter Sunday). Please refer to the Lenten Project announcement and, if you haven’t already done so, consider your participation in our fundraising for 360 Kids.

The Beef Dinner is coming up (April 23rd) and we are still looking for lots of volunteers and people to buy tickets. Be sure to sign up for your job of choice and get your tickets early (which helps us in planning for this big event!)

And finally, remember to change your clocks this weekend! We begin Daylight Savings Time and “spring” ahead one hour.

Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church:

Worship Host: tbd
Greeters: Doug & Martha Stirling
Worship Visuals: Mark Ono
Lay Worship Leader: Cheryl Neave
Gospel Reader: Alastair McCallum
Sunday School Leader: Mark & Pat Ono
Nursery Care: Ruth McGuire
Coffee Hosts: Outreach Committee

If you find you are not able to fulfil your duties, please arrange with another church member to fill your spot.

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Sally Sandiford

News for the Week of March 6, 2016

Here are your weekly announcements – happy reading! A couple of highlights:

1. Our annual roast beef dinner is set for April 23rd and tickets are now available. Be sure to get yours on Sunday (or through the week from Sally) and invite your family and friends to this very popular event.

2. Holy Week begins in just over 2 weeks and there are many opportunities for worship, as outlined in the bulletin. (Our choir has been working hard getting ready with special music. You won’t want to miss the Tenebrae Service on Maundy Thursday!)

3. We enjoyed a guest speaker last week from 360 Kids, our Lenten project this year. There is still time to contribute to this outreach endeavour – just mark your envelope “360”.

Here is a reminder for those on duty for Sunday. We thank all of you for your service to your church:

Worship Host: Charlie Deacon
Greeters: Henry Wong & Cynthia Yee
Worship Visuals: Alastair McCallum
Lay Worship Leader: Marilyn Patterson
Gospel Reader: Doug Stirling
Sunday School Leader: Carol-Ann Freeman
Nursery Care: Megan/Kaitlyn Moore
Coffee Hosts: Linda Patterson’s small group

If you find you are not able to fulfill your duties, please arrange with another church member to fill your spot.

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Sally Sandiford