Weekly Announcments

For the week of May 20, 2018

 

WORSHIP

MORNING PRAYER & BIBLE STUDY | Thurs, May 24 | *9:00AM & *9:30AM

*Note the earlier starting time for this week. All are welcome to join Rev. Jason for Morning Prayer in the Chapel and our weekly bible study session in the Nailer Room. We are studying the Minor Prophets of the Old Testament. Join us for either or both.

EVENTS

CHURCH PHOTO DIRECTORY | Sun, May 20, 27 | After the 10:00AM service | Great Hall

We will be taking photos of people/families who would like to be part of a new, updated church photo directory. For more information speak to Cathy Tubb

PLANT SALE | Sat, May 26 | 9:00AM – 12:00PM

Pots are lined up on the stage and ready for you to take home to fill. Last year these plants were popular: Iris, Lilacs, Hostas, Bleeding Hearts, Ferns, Rhubarb and Sweet Woodruff. Please dig and pot your plants a few days before the sale so they’ll look their best, and bring them to the Great Hall on Friday, May 25 between 7:00 and 8:30 p.m. Please don’t bring plants on Saturday. Thanks. Gail Wood (905) 852-7740.

MEN OF NOTE SPRING CONCERT | Sat, June 2 | 7:30PM | Sanctuary

Join Men of Note for their Spring Concert here at Christ Church. Tickets $20 available at Barthau Jewellers.

FR. DON BEYERS’ INDUCTION SERVICE | Sun, June 3 | 4:00PM | Christ Church Bolton, 22 Nancy St, Bolton

All are welcome for a special celebration as the Rt. Rev. Jenny Andison inducts the Rev. Don Beyers as Christ Church Bolton’s new incumbent.

WALKING WITH THE DISCIPLES ll | Tues, June 5 | 7:30PM | Nailer Room

Please join the International Outreach Committee for the second talk on trips taken by parishioners. Jason and Melissa will regale us with their recent trip along the Camino Trail - the network of pilgrims' ways serving pilgrimage to the shrine of the Apostle Saint James the Great in the Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela in Galicia in northwestern Spain. A vote will occur at meeting end on support for two of our four parishioners travelling on the medical mission to Ghana this fall.

WOMEN'S INTER-CHURCH COUNCIL OF CANADA 100TH ANNIVERSARY: TORONTO AREA |Sat, June 23 | 10:00AM – 3:00PM | Yorkminster Park Baptist Church

Registration fee is $30 and includes lunch. Register by phone or online www.wicc.org by June 15.  For more information, speak to June Dyer.

CHURCH BBQ & PICNIC | Sun, June 24 | After the 10am service | Great Hall

Mark your calendars for our annual church BBQ & Picnic.  This is always a great event to kick off the summer. More details to follow.

20TH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT | Sat, September 8 | 2:30PM | Foxbridge Golf Club, Uxbridge | Dinner/Beverages at 6:00PM

Save the date and sign up for our 20th Annual Golf Tournament. Enjoy 9 holes of golf, golf cart, dinner and prizes for just $75! Don’t golf? Join us for dinner for only $35. Space is limited to 72 players so be sure to sign up your foursome in the Great Hall. For more information please speak to Trevor Smith or Denise Pettitt.

FROM OUR WARDENS

WARDENS’ BURSARY

Each year the Wardens of Christ Church have the pleasure of awarding a monetary bursary to a youth who has been a regular attender of Christ Church over the past three years, is graduating high-school, and is committed to attending a post-secondary institution.  All youth meeting these parameters are invited to submit a letter by Thursday, May 31st to the Wardens detailing your future plans and past contributions to our church.

FAITH & FINANCES

PRE-AUTHORIZED GIVINGS

With summer fast approaching, don’t forget us as you leave on vacation or to the cottage. Please consider pre-authorized givings (speak to Kathryn Goldsmith or fill out the form on the Welcome Table), post-dated cheques or online preauthorized credit card debits so that we may continue to cover our church expenses while you are away.  Visit our website at www.stouffvilleanglican.ca/give/ for more information on how to give online.