Weekly Announcments

For the week of October 21, 2018

 

WORSHIP

MORNING PRAYER & BIBLE STUDY | Thursdays | 9:30AM Morning Prayer, 10:00AM Bible Study

All are welcome to attend our service of Morning Prayer, followed by our weekly Bible study. Come to one or both!

HEALING SERVICE | Wed, October 24 | 7:00PM | Sanctuary

All are welcome to join us for an evening of worship and prayers for healing.

ALL AGE SATURDAY NIGHT WORSHIP SERVICE | Sat, November 3 | 6:00PM – 7:00PM | Sanctuary

Join us for our new Saturday night worship service. Sing songs of praise, hear an inspirational message and enjoy fellowship with one another in a setting unlike Sunday morning traditional worship. This worship service is for all ages, young and young-at-heart. Invite your friends to join us too!

STUDY

REFRAME | Sunday Mornings September 30 to December 2, 2018 | 8:45AM to 9:45AM | Sanctuary

Join us either before or after your Sunday morning worship for a coffee and an engaging video-based group discussion where we'll go on a ten-week journey through the “big story” of scripture, examining how the Bibles message has shaped historical Christian communities and their cultures, and what its implications are for all Christians living in the world today. More Info

CORPORATION MATTERS

CHURCHWARDENS

As of Vestry 2019 Christ Church has two vital roles to fill: People’s Warden and Deputy Rector’s Warden. Please prayerfully consider if you are able to fill one of these roles that are so important to the operation of Christ Church. If you would like more information on what each role entails, please speak to our outgoing People’s Warden, Susan Walmsley and Rev. Jason Prisley.

2019 COMPENSATION REVIEW

The wardens are beginning the process of reviewing and adjusting compensation for 2019. Due to the sensitive nature of compensation levels and in consideration of the people involved, compensation details will not be discussed at vestry. However, if you have any questions, concerns or input relative to compensation for the Clergy, Church Administrator, Organist, or Director of Young Christian Formation then please speak to a warden (Susan Walmsley, Trevor Smith, Frank Macina, Bruce Anderson) before November 30, 2018.

EVENTS

ENHANCED COFFEE HOUR IN SUPPORT OF HAITI MISSION TRIP | Sun, October 21 | After the 10:00AM Service

Please join us in the Great Hall for an enhanced coffee hour. All are welcomed to take part and learn more about Melissa Prisley's upcoming Mission Trip to Haiti. Delicious Haitian treats will be provided including local coffee, blancmange, and pan de patate. Free will offerings and donations will be gratefully accepted, with all proceeds going to the Joseph School and medical clinic. To learn more, please visit our webpage: https://thejosephschool.kindful.com/mref-trip-jan-2019/melissa-ipsos-foundation

CRAFT NIGHT | Tues, October 23 | 7:00PM | Nailer Room

All are welcome to join us for a fun craft night. We will be making two different crafts that will be for sale at our Christmas Market in November. If you have any questions please speak to Susan Walmsley or Sandra Stronach.

OUTREACH SUNDAY | Sun, October 28

Come and learn about what Loft House offers and what the folks there need. 10 people can be there for a six month stay and rehab. The offering that day will go toward the purchase of a blender, maybe bed lamps, and clock radios to get to important appointments. Please mark your envelopes to Deacon Al.

ACW QUILT RAFFLE | Draw December 5

Tickets are available for the 2018 ACW quilt raffle of the queen-sized, hand-quilted “Butterflies & Roses”. Tickets are $2 each or 3 for $5, available at coffee hour, through the church office and at the 2018 Christmas Market. Draw will be made on December 5.

ministry matters

 2019 CHURCH CALENDARS

Sign up in the Great Hall for your 2019 Church calendar. $5.00 each.