Upcoming Events

Sunday October 15, 2017

8am- BCP Service

10:30am- BAS- Service

10:30amSunday School

Church Calendars: $5.00. If you would like to purchase one, please put your name on the sign-up sheet posted in the Hall. The Sign-Up sheet will be posted until Oct 29th. Thanks


There are special thank offering envelopes being distributed today. Please feel free to use them. If a cheque, make it out to St. John in the Wilderness and indicate your envelope number along with ACW thank offering in memo line. This money will go to the ACW Diocesan Council and used for our outreach projects. We will accept them anytime in the month of October. Thank you for your generosity.

Turkey Pie Days Nov. 6 and Nov. 20 – Pastry, volunteer, and pie order sheets are posted in the back of the church.  We need more pastry and volunteers and order lists are not all filled.  Pastry recipe  and turkey roasting recipe are also posted.  Please note: use only the posted pastry recipe and do not store turkey broth in plastic bags as they are apt to leak.


Please Note: The thermostat in the Sanctuary has been programmed to maximize efficiency; please refrain from adjusting the temperature. If you have concerns about the temperature in the Sanctuary, please speak with a member of parish council.

  Bottle Drive: $162 raised to date for 2017.  Fundscript: $1,130.45 raised to date for 2017. 


Outreach”: donation in Sept were to Huron Church Camp and Alzheimer’s Sarnia Lambton.

Inn of the Good Shepherd:  The September  Theme for donating to the Inn of the Good Shepherd is

Dinner ITEMS: Pasta, Canned Sauces, Canned Tuna, Canned Salmon, Canned Beans, Canned Pasta

Personal Hygience: Shaving Cream, Disposable Razors, Sanitary Napkins, Tooth Brushes, Tooth Paste, Dental Floss, Shampoo/Conditioner, Soap, Deodorant, Hair Brush, Combs

Readings for Sunday, October 22, 2017

Exodus 33:12-23, Psalm 99, 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10, Matthew 22: 15-22

Upcoming Events

Monday, October 16 – Choir Practice – 7:15 pm

Tuesday, October 17 – Afton Nursing Home- 10:45am

Wednesday, October 18 – Prayer Shawl 1pm

                                                   Eucharist 7pm

                                                  Bible Study 7:30pm

Thursday, October 19 – Vision Nursing Home- 10:00am

Helping Hands – October 15th

Greeters – Karen. K                                                                 Communion –Mavis

                Sidespersons – Marie & Jean                                    Servers –Maggie

                Counters – Ingrid & Duncan                                     Altar - (8:00)  Mavis   (9:30) Brenda

                Readers – Janice & Ingrid                                         Coffee –  Edna B

                Prayers – Nancy                                                          Cleaning –  Walker      

                                Helping Hands – October 22nd

                Greeters – Langille                                              Communion –Duncan

                Sidespersons –Al                                                Servers –Sandra

                Counters – Edna & Ron                                     Altar - (8:00)  Mavis   (9:30) Jean

                Readers – Lynn & Aruna                                   Coffee –  Langille

                Prayers – Al                                                         Cleaning –  Walker  

© Ken Walker 2012