this week @ wesley community …

YOUTH – No Youth tonight.

PRACTICE TODAY – after service for the Palm Sunday presentation

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY Tuesday, March 20 at 7pm. “The Book of Galatians” by Kyle Idleman.  All men welcome.

BIBLE STUDY & PRAYER Wednesday, March 21 at 7pm.

LBA MEETING Thursday, March 22 at 6:30pm.

BYF POTLUCK SUPPERFriday, March 23 at 6pm.  Bring a first course, dessert provided.  Devotions by Bruce N. and video by Elba Hurst, chalk artist.  Sign up in foyer TODAY.

DRESS REHEARSAL – Palm Sunday Presentation, Sat., Mar. 24 at 2pm.

SPECIAL PALM SUNDAY PRESENTATION Sunday, March 25 ,“The Last Supper” with live drama and special music.   

looking ahead …

GOOD FRIDAY SERVICE & COMMUNION Friday, March 30 at 10am.

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN BAPTISM?  Easter Sunday, April 1.  If you are interested in baptism, please contact Pastor Kevin TODAY.  Plan for short meeting right after morning  service next Sunday.

LADIES BOOK CLUB Monday, in April at 7pm at Margaret’s home.

FAR EAST BROADCASTING CANADA DINNER Thursday, April 26 at 6:30pm at the Clarion Hotel, Pembroke. Contact Ethel S. (613-735-1418) or Judy W. (613-628-5379) to reserve for this complimentary dinner.

membership …

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN CHURCH MEMBERSHIP?  Please see Pastor Kevin. Membership information sessions will be held on April 7 & 14 (9:30am-12 noon).

IF YOU ARE A CHURCH MEMBER – please note that your annual church membership renewal form is in your mail folder…please sign and return it by March 31, 2018 to the church office.

sermon series… 

“Acts:  the Continuing Story” series.  Please return your copy of the “The Circle Maker” dvd to the church office when you have finished it.

fellowship with the family …

COFFEE  & FELLOWSHIP every Sunday, starting at 10am. (your donation for your coffee/tea/hot chocolate is needed to maintain  this ministry)

IMPORTANT NOTE:  Volunteers are needed for the cafe, even if it’s only for a week or two at a time.  See Debbie Waito if you can help.

a heart for God …

PRAYER REQUESTS can be forwarded to the prayer chain by calling Iva Schultz at 613-732-4062 during the day or Claude at 613-732-2011 during the evening.  We would love to pray for you & with you!

a hand for others …

MATTRESS PROJECT IN NICARAGUA – help us make mattresses by collecting milk bags.  (300-350 bags make a single mattress).  Please help by saving your plastic bags and placing them in the box in the coat area.

kids venture children’s ministry

MORE VOLUNTEERS are needed to help with our KidsVenture program.  Please see Bruce, Gloria or Sharron Luloff.

CHILDREN are special here at Wesley Community.  We do have a “Plan to Protect” in place to protect our children & volunteers. Don’t forget to sign your children in and out!

NURSERY NEWS – Due to the renovations, the nursery is now located downstairs.  Please follow the signs.  A reminder for our nursery workers…please be in the nursery about 10:20am to receive the children.

NOTE:  On March 25, Palm Sunday, all children will be in the morning service.

finances …

THANK YOU for your faithful giving to the work of the Lord!

What we received last week:  $1,471.00      What we needed:  $3,668.00

Year to date received:           $160,590.74     Comparative:      – $4,469.26

Missions received this year: $ 13,628.00     What we projected:  $12,500

Pre-authorized giving by credit card or pre-authorized payment can be arranged by going to www.wesleycommunitychurch.com and clicking on DONATE.   See Valerie for more information.

please note …

RENOVATION UPDATE – Renovations are progressing…watch for other work opportunities in the future.  Thanks to all who are volunteering!

RIGHTNOW MEDIA –Free access -on-any-device library of over 10,000 video resources.   If you are a visitor with us, we would love for you to have access to this as well.  This is our gift to you!

WESLEYAN LADIES RETREAT – “Empowered” at Trenton Wesleyan Church on May 4,5.  See Beth Cotnam or Eleanor Hewitt for more info.

”HOW ARE WE DOING?” – Questionnaire is in the foyer;  please complete if you haven’t already.