this week @ wesley community …

LADIES BOOK CLUB Monday, January 7 at 7pm.  For discussion read Chapter 04 ELIZABETH & Chapter 05 JAMES.

PAINTERS WANTED – for Tuesday, January 8 at 9am. Bring your own paintbrush but rollers will be provided.  Not a painter? We need help providing lunch. For more information, contact John Hewitt. 

PRAYER MEETING FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY Tuesday, January 8at St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church (503 Alfred St, Pembroke) at 7 pm.

YOUTH   starting up Friday, January 11,  7-9pm,for Grades 7-12.

M2M BREAKFAST (MEN) Saturday, January 12 at 8:30am at PPT.  See poster on bulletin board for more information.

upcoming events …

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY – Starts Tuesday, January 15 at 7pm.  Info TBA.

BYF TOUR OF PORTUGAL & SPAIN – Friday, January 18 at 6pm. Our tour guides are Heather Ball & Gloria Nienkirchen.  TOUR TICKETS & BOARDING PASS can be purchased from Ethel Schultz or Eleanor Hewitt for $8.00 per person by January 14th. Arrive at WCC Church Hall by 6 p.m. where you will be served Soup n’ Sandwiches prior to Boarding at 6:45.  This tour is open to all WCC’ers & friends.  I know you will enjoy the trip.

FUNNY IN A GOOD WAY COMEDY NIGHT Saturday, January 19that 7:00pm at Festival Hall.Featuring actor/ comedian / speaker Leland Klassen, Canadian Military Choir Petawawa and Gate47. Tickets $20.00 in advance, $25.00 at the door. See www.funnyinagoodway.ca

BIBLE STUDY & PRAYER NIGHT – will resume on Wednesdays,starting January 23 at 7pm.  Plan to join us!

LBA MEETING Thursday, January 24 at 6:30pm.

WCC MEN’S BREAKFAST Saturday, January 26 at 8am.

OAK TREE SEWING CLUB – will start up on Thursday, January 31, 2019 from 6-8pm.  See Denis Boulianne for information.

missions update …

PETER & CATHY HAYES prayerfully sense that God is leading them to another ministry.  Global Partners have requested that support continue until February 28, 2019. 

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.

CHRISTMAS EVE OFFERING FOR SLAVE LAKE WESLEYAN CHURCH – we blessed Pastor Peggy Yetman with an offering of $1,715.91!  Thank you!

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 …

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! 

finances …

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

What we received last week:  $4,482.00     What we needed:  $3,754.00

Year to date received:         $127,240.37     Comparative:      $ 4,149.63

Missions received this year:    $8,290.00     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:  Dec. 14, 2018

Goal:  $75,000         Total Pledges:  $31,485          Received: $ 25,868.75

Please remember your pledges!

news and notes …

Did you know there are mailfolders in the foyer for each family?  If you do not have one, please notify the church office.  

Remember to check the bulletin boards outside the offices for upcoming events or items of interest that may not be in your bulletin!         

PRAY FOR THE WILSON FAMILY – They will be out of the country from January 9-17.  Pray they will be blessed at “the Gathering”.