this week @ wesley community …

LADIES BIBLE STUDY Tuesdays at 7pm in Wesley Hall.  Priscilla Shirer’s “Discerning the Voice of God”.  Workbook not required.  All women welcome!  Bring your Bible!

BIBLE STUDY & PRAYER NIGHT No Bible Study this week! Starting Wednesday, April 24at 7pm:  “Go Fish”: a 6 week series on sharing your faith by Andy Stanley. 

OAK TREE SEWING CLUB Thursdays, from 6-8pm.  See Denis Boulianne.

LBA MEETING Thursday, April 18 at 6:30pm.

YOUTH   Fridays, 7-9pm,for Grades 7-12.  No Youth this Friday!

WHAT’S HAPPENING ON EASTER WEEKEND?

  • Good Friday Service with Communion: Friday, April 19 at 10am Following this service: would all people who are involved in the Easter Sunday Service, please stay for a quick run-through!
  • Easter Sunday Breakfast: Sunday, April 21 at 8:30am.  Tickets: $5, under 12:    Contact church office by Tuesday, April 16.
  • Easter Sunday Service with Baptism: Sunday, April 21 at 10:30am.

upcoming events …

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY Tuesday, April 23 at 7pm.  “The Book of James” by Francis Chan… video study every second week.  Meeting downstairs.

MISSIONS SEW-A-THON:  All welcome! Join us Thursday, April 25from 10am to 8pm.  We will be ironing, cutting out items, hand sewing and straight sewing on the Machine.  Greta will be present for instructions for all skill levels. Making pillowcase dresses, shorts and bags, and milk bag sleeping mats made on a loom, for a collective church mission outreach gift. Supplies to donate: milk bags, pillowcases, buttons, thread, ribbons, lace doilies.  Needed for the day: 3 ironing boards and irons.  You will need scissors, measuring tapes, straight pins.   Good eats: bring a snack or a dish to share for lunch/dinner.  For more information contact Greta.

ZION HILL CAMP CLEAN-UP Saturday, April 27 at 9:30am.  Bring rakes, etc. or any tools you might need.  Contact Ethel Schultz/Beth Cotnam.

WESLEYAN WOMEN “EMPOWERED” CONFERENCE May 3 & 4 at Roblin Wesleyan Church.    Contact Beth Cotnam if you have questions.

MEMBERSHIP SUNDAYS Sundays, April 28 and May 5.   It’s not too late to contact Pastor Kevin if you are interested in membership.

FAR EAST BROADCASTING CANADA ANNUAL FRIENDSHIP DINNER Tuesday, May 7 at 6:30pmat the Clarion Hotel. Contact Len & Ethel (613-735-1418) or Ernst & Judy (613-628-5379) for info or to RSVP for the complimentary dinner.  See poster.

a heart for God …

PRAYER REQUESTS can 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!

GREETERS NEEDED – If you would like to be a part of this essential ministry, please see Lynda Parson or Pastor Kevin.  Let’s make visitors feel welcome!

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) If you would like to help with the Café, please see Debbie Waito.

kids venture children’s ministry …

GREAT NEWS…our numbers are growing!  Ask Bruce, Gloria or Bev for more info to find out how you can be part of this exciting challenge! 

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! 

ATTENTION PARENTS:  Please be attentive to the platform screens in case your child/volunteer needs you!

finances …

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

What we received last week:  $4,291.65     What we needed:  $3,754.00

Year to date received:         $191,130.87     Comparative:      $ 2,815.13

Missions received this year:    $12,395.00     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. 

NOTE: April 30, 2019 is the end of this fiscal year.

 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:  April 10, 2019

Goal:  $75,000         Total Pledges:  $33,470          Received: $ 29,574.75