Upcoming Events


UPCOMING THIS WEEK:

Sunday, December 1  (1st Sunday of Advent)    

8 am- Old English Rite (Book of Common Prayer)

10:30 am- Contemporary Rite (Book of Alternative Services) 

Monday, December 2                   

        7:15 pm - Choir 

Tuesday, December 3                     

       9:00 am -  Scrapbooking/Crafting

       7:00 pm -  Meditation (sanctuary)

       7:30 pm -  AA (parish hall)

Wednesday, December 4 

         9:30 am - AA   

         1:00 pm - Prayer Shawls 

         7:00 pm - Bible Study

Thursday, December 5          

          3:00 pm - Meditation (sanctuary)

Saturday, December 7

          7:00 pm - AA


OTHER NEWS & EVENTS

Fund script: December Fund script orders are due Today, December 1st. Please keep Fundscript in mind for Christmas. 

Gift Cards make great stocking stuffers!!

Reminder: The 10:30am service on December 8th will be a Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols performed with the Lyra Choir of London. 

Advent Wreath: We will be building our own Advent wreath this season. If you could bring in a bough from your home to add to our Advent Wreath on the 1st Sunday of Advent, Dec. 1st that would be great!

Save the Date! We are getting a new Photo Directory done. December 2nd- December 5th, 1:30pm-5:30pm each day. Sign Up sheets and time-slots are posted on the bulletin board in the Hall. Please Sign-Up as soon as you can, You don’t want to miss out!  

Please Note: Soup and sandwich is on Sunday, December 8th. As usual I am asking for soup makers for this occasion. Any kind of soup or chili is good. If you are willing to volunteer, sign up on the list on the ACW board. Thanks. Brenda

Vestry Reports: Please have all Vestry Reports in to Heather by December 8th! If you would like to bring a motion forward for Vestry, please submit it to Father Shaun by December 8th.

Christmas Hampers: We are beginning to collect money to buy gifts cards for families that are in need as identified by staff from Errol Village Public School and Aberarder Central School. If you are able to contribute, please see Father Shaun.

 

ACW: It’s that time of year again—the ACW Christmas party. The date will be Tuesday, December 10th. Please note change of date to accommodate photo taking activities in the parish hall on December 3rd. We will gather at Skeeters at noon and then adjourn to the parish hall to continue the festivities! Sign up on the ACW board. As we did last year, we will collect for a Christmas donation to Mission to Seafarers. Articles for men such as toiletries, socks, hats, scarves, gloves, candy, toothpaste and brushes etc. would be appreciated. Thanks everyone!

 

Fundscript: $1477.40 raised to date for 2019


Inn of the Good Shepherd:  The December Theme for donating to the Inn of the Good Shepherd is Dinner Items: Canned Meats, Rice packets, Boxed potatoes, Powdered Milk. Pet Supplies: Dog food, Cat food, Flea collars, Brushes, Kitty Litter, Raw Hide bones

 Please Note: The Inn needs empty coffee containers for pet food


Readings for Sunday, December 8, 2019

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols


Helping Hands – December 1

Greeters –Aruna                                              Communion –Dave

Sidespersons – Jane & Jim                            Servers –Lyn

Counters – Karen W & Duncan                   Altar - (8:00) Mavis (10:30) Ann

Readers – Lyn & Aruna                                 Coffee –  Judith & Maggie

Prayers – Sandra F                                          Cleaning –City Wide(November 28)

 

Helping Hands – December 8

Greeters –Dave & Norma                             Communion –Mavis

Sidespersons – Norma & Dave                   Servers –Mavis & Lana

Counters – Mavis & Al                                    Altar - (8:00) Mavis (10:30) Lyn

Readers – Lessons & Carols                          Coffee –  Soup & Sandwich

Prayers – Lessons & Carols                          Cleaning –Halliday

Secretary’s Office Hours

Mondays and Fridays 9am-1pm

Rector’s Office Hours

Fr Shaun’s Cell #: (519)312-4294

Thursdays 2pm-7pm & Fridays 9am-1pm

© Ken Walker 2012