this week @ wesley community …

YOUTH Tonight from 6-8pm.

UNITY PRAYER MEETING Tuesday, May 1 at 7pmin the Rectory of St. Jean Baptiste Parish, 500 Isabella Street

BIBLE STUDY & PRAYER Wednesday, May 2 at 7pmat the church.

looking ahead …

ANNUAL BABY BOTTLE BOOMERANG – fundraiser in support of First Step Options.  Pick up a bottle on Mother’s Day, add your donation, and return it by Father’s Day in June.

ANNUAL LOCAL CHURCH CONFERENCE Wednesday, May 16 at 6:30pm.   Open to all, although voting must be by members.

BYF PRESENTS A DESSERT NIGHT Thursday, May 17 at 7pm.  Special guest:  Gil Scott, Heather Ball’s brother.  See insert. Everyone welcome! Be sure to invite your friends!  Sign up in the foyer by Sunday, May 13.

membership …

MEMBERSHIP SUNDAY April 29, 2018. If you want more info on membership, please see Pastor Kevin ASAP.

fellowship with the family …

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

IMPORTANT NOTE: Volunteers are neededfor 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 REQUESTScan be forwarded to the prayer chain by calling Iva Schultz at 613-732-4062 during the day or Pastor Claude at 613-732-2011 during the evening.  We would love to pray for you & with you!

IMPORTANT BLAIKIE UPDATE Jason & Christine Blaikie will be finished their missionary term with Global Partners as of August 31, 2018.  Pray for God’s direction for their future.

a hand for others …

MATTRESS PROJECT IN NICARAGUA –Please help by saving your plastic bags and placing them in the box in the foyer by the coat rack.

kids venture children’s ministry

MORE VOLUNTEERS are neededto 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.

finances …

THANK YOU for your faithful giving to the work of the Lord!  Please note that our church fiscal year will end on April 30, 2018.  Please submit all invoices etc. as close to April 30 as possible.

What we received last week:  $2,315.70      What we needed:  $3,668.00

Year to date received:         $180,715.94       Comparative:      –$6,352.06

Missions received this year: $ 15,338.00     What we projected:  $12,500

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

please note …

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!

SUMMER CAMP REGISTRATIONS – Silver Lake Wesleyan Camp and Zion Hill Camp are waiting for you!  Please note that early bird rates can apply! If you need assistance to send your child/youth to camp, please contact the church office.

HAVE YOU CHECKED YOUR MAIL FOLDER LATELY?  If you are a regular attender, you should have a mail folder.  Remember to check them periodically…you never know what you might be missing!

COMMUNION– note that the next Communion Service will be on Sunday, May 6.  NEW…we will now be using GLUTEN FREEbread, so that everyone can partake together.