this week @ wesley community …

PRAYER MEETING FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY Tuesday, December 4 at 7pm
at First Baptist Church.

ALL WCC LADIES CHRISTMAS EVENT Thursday, December 6 at 6:30pmHeather Ball is hosting this event at her home.

THE OAK TREE SEWING CLUBThursdays from 6-8pm  Please come to the back ramp door.  Last meeting on December 13 until the New Year.

ATTENTION ALL YOUTH!  Fridays, 7-9pmfor those in Grades 7-12.

PRACTICES FOR KIDSVENTURE CHRISTMAS PROGRAM

December 2, 2018 at 1pmwith lunch provided then practice

December 8, 2018 at 1pm:  Dress Rehearsal from 1-3pm

Children’s Christmas Program on Sunday, December 9in the Service.

upcoming events …

CHURCH CHRISTMAS PARTY & DINNER Saturday, December 15 at 5:30pm. Doors will open at 5pm.  Cost:  $10/person OR $25/family (for children under 16). Reservations by payment beforeWednesday, Dec. 12 at noonto Ethel Schultz-Junop.

CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE Monday, December 24 at 6pm.  This will be a special Family service celebrating the birth of our Saviour. There will be a Special Christmas Offering to benefit Slave Lake Wesleyan Church, Rev. Peggy Yetman!

CHURCH FAMILY GAMES NIGHT – New Year’s Eve, December 31 at 7pm.  Bring games and snacks to share!  Let’s celebrate the New Year together!

missions update …

PETER & CATHY HAYES prayerfully sense that God is leading them away from Cambodia to another ministry.  They will be returning to Canada the beginning of December.  However, Global Partners have requested that support continues until February 28, 2019. Please pray for the Hayes as they wait on God’s direction for the future.

a heart for God …

PRAYER REQUESTScan be forwarded to the prayer chain by calling Iva Schultz at 613-631-0878 during the day or Pastor Claudeat 613-732-2011 during the evening.  We would love to pray for you & with you! 

a hand for others …

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

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 really neededfor the cafe, even if it’s only for a week or two at a time.  See Debbie Waito if you can help.

kids venture children’s ministry

CHILDRENare 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! 

DEEP BLUE CONNECTS:  At home with God incorporates family-themed Bible stories, service learning, science activities, arts and crafts & games.  Children will learn what it means to be a disciple of Jesus and part of God’s big family.

finances …

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

What we received last week:  $2,504.00    What we needed:  $3,754.00

Year to date received:            $99,857.18     Comparative:      $ 9,008.82

Missions received this year:    $7305.00     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. 

 

Remember Special Commitment Offering.  Our goal is to see $75,000 in donations/pledges over the next year to replenish the reserves that were used for renovations.  Please pray about what God would have you give!  Pledge cards are available in the foyer.  Updated:  Nov. 23, 2018

Goal:  $75,000         Total Pledges:  $28,759          Received: $ 21,552.50

Please remember your pledges!