Upcoming Events

Sunday December 16, 2018

8am- BCP Service

10:30am- BAS Service

Please Note: ******Vestry Reports are due by Dec.28, 2018****** Please send reports electronically to the office, attention Heather.

Inn: The Inn of the Good Shepherd is in need of support for their “Adopt-A-Family Program”. If anyone is interested in becoming a sponsor contact 519-344-1746 ext 342 or adoptafamily@theinnsarnia.ca for details.

Please Note:  The January Vestry meeting is scheduled for January 13, 2018

Please Note: The envelopes included in the bulletin this week are for anyone who would like to give Rev. David a gift this Christmas. Please make any cheques payable to Rev. Dave Hewett, cash is preferable though and there will be no tax receipts issued.

Treasurer’s report: In Nov. as part of our Outreach program we donated $1000.00 each to the Huron House Boy’s Home, St. Joseph’s Hospice, and Alzheimer Society of Sarnia Lambton. This brings our total Outreach for the 2018 to over $16,000.00    

Coffee Hour: Coffee Hour sign up sheet is posted for 2019.  If you have a few left over treats from the holidays that you would  like to share please bring them to Coffee Hour on January 6th.  Please consider signing up to do coffee on one of the many Sundays in the New Year. 

Please Note: A Photo Album is being put together with pictures of events at St. John in the Wilderness. If anyone has any pictures they would like to share or memories from previous years, please feel free to drop them off in the office with your name of them. Your memories should be put on cards no larger than 4x6. Please contact Jean O’Neil if you have any questions- 519-869-4169. Thank You.

 Fundscript: $1,426.48 raised to date for 2018

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

Readings for Sunday, December 23, 2018

Isaiah 9:6-15, Luke 1:26-38, Luke 1:39-46, Luke 2:1-14, John 1:1-14

Helping Hands – December 16

                Greeters – Anderson                                    Communion – Sandra

                Sidespersons – Anderson                            Servers – Sandra

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

                Readers – Duncan & Jim                               Coffee – Clingersmith

                Prayers – Nancy                                               Cleaning – NEEDED


Helping Hands – December 24-7pm/10pm

                Greeters – Jean D                                                           Communion –Janice/ Nancy

                Sidespersons – TBA/ Jim & Marie                             Servers –Mavis/ Brenda

                Readers(7pm) – Sandra L & Judith                            Altar - (7pm) Brenda  (10pm) Lyn

                Readers(10pm) – Sandra F & Lynn.K                                      

                Prayers – Bob.H & Jim F                                               

© Ken Walker 2012