Weekly Announcments

For the week of April 21, 2019

Rev. Bob’s Office Hours:

Tues, Apr 23 – after 11am

Wed, Apr 24 – after 10am

Thurs, Apr 25 – offsite meeting, no office hours

Mon, Apr 29 – offsite meeting, no office hours

Tues, Apr 30 – after 10am

Wed, May 1 – no office hours

Thurs, May 2 – after 12pm

If you are in need of pastoral care, please call Rev. Bob at the church during the office hours listed above. For emergencies or during off-hours, Rev. Bob can be reached at 647-636-6233.

WORSHIP

 SENIORS’ SERVICE & SPRING LUNCH | Wednesday, May 8 | 10:00AM

All are welcome to attend our annual Spring Lunch following our monthly Seniors’ service.

INDUCTION SERVICE FOR REV. JASON PRISLEY | Sunday, May 12 | 4:00PM | St. Hugh and St. Edmund, 7314 Goreway Dr, Mississauga

All are welcome to attend Rev. Jason’s Induction service as Incumbent of St. Hugh and St. Edmund Anglican Church.

 

EVENTS

BACH TO BLUES SPRING CONCERT | Saturday, April 27 | 2:30PM & 7:30PM

The Bach to Blues Company, Stouffville's one and only mixed voice recreational choir, is celebrating its 20th anniversary in two 90-minute concerts. We'll be singing a wide variety of music, as our name implies. An added bonus is our special guest artist, David Silvestri, a lyric tenor who is a member of the Toronto cast of Come From Away.  Tickets are available in advance for $15 from Tom Butson, Barthau Jewellers and Cards TV and Appliances, or at the door for $20.  A portion of the proceeds will be split between the Whitchurch Stouffville Food Bank, Da Qandeel for Arts and Culture, and the Housing-First Program affiliated with the Canadian Mental Health Association. Hope to see you there!

ACW BAKE SALE | Sunday, May 5 | 11:30am | Great Hall

The ACW are holding their annual spring bake sale following the 10am service on May 5. All baking items (no nuts please) gratefully accepted. For more information speak to Bev Whittaker or Bev Kovach.

FUNERAL PRE-PLANNING SEMINAR | Sunday, May 26 | 11:30AM

Join Glenda Benson, of O’Neill Funeral Home, for a no-obligation lunch discussion on the benefits of pre-planning your final wishes. Lunch and coffee will be provided. Each attendee is entered into a draw to win tickets to a home game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 7:00pm start.

 RSVP to Jennifer Brash at admin@stouffvilleanglican.ca or by calling the church office at 905-640-1461, ext. 101 by Sunday, May 19.

MINISTRY VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY

LAY PASTORAL VISITORS

The Lay Pastoral Visitors is an important ministry in Christ Church.  The team visits the home-bound and others who are unable to attend regular Sunday services and those who are in hospital. If you are interested in becoming a Lay Pastoral Visitor please speak to Anne Simons about the upcoming May training course.

REMINDERS

HOUSEPLANTS WANTED

If you have any extra houseplants please let Gail Wood know as she’ll be making up indoor and outdoor planters again this year.  For more information call or e-mail Gail at (905) 852-7740 or gail@woodmail.ca.