this week @ wesley community …

LADIES BIBLE STUDY Tuesdays at 7pm in Wesley Hall.  Priscilla Shirer’s “Discerning the Voice of God”.    All women welcome!  Bring your Bible!

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

BIBLE STUDY & PRAYER NIGHT  Starting Wednesday, April 24at 7pm:  “Go Fish”: a 6 week series on sharing your faith by Andy Stanley. 

LBA MEETING Thursday, April 25 at 6:30pm.

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.

YOUTH   Fridays, 7-9pm,for Grades 7-12. 

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.

upcoming events …

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

MEMBERSHIP SUNDAY Sunday, 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.

MARRIAGE NIGHT Friday, May 24, 7-10pm.  Join us for a simulcast event at WCC.  Must register on-line at  Cost: $15USD/person.  Dessert provided.  Speakers:  Francis & Lisa Chan, Les & Leslie Parrott, Comedian:  Michael Jr..

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!

GREETERS NEEDED – If you would like to be a part of this essential ministry, please see Lynda Parson or Pastor Kevin. 

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! We especially need Nursery workersto fill in a few spots over the summer.  See Sharron Luloff.  Please try to complete your Plan to Protect if you have started but not completed the process.

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:  $2,274.20     What we needed:  $3,754.00

Year to date received:         $183,405.07     Comparative:      $ 4,294.93

Missions received this year:    $12,715.00     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.  Please have all invoices submitted as close to April 30 as possible. 

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 16, 2019

Goal:  $75,000         Total Pledges:  $33,470          Received: $ 29,624.75