this week @ wesley community …

TODAY…FELLOWSHIP TIME AFTER SERVICE – join us for cake & coffee/tea as we welcome our new members to our church family!

LADIES BOOK CLUB Monday, May 6 at 7pmat Margaret’s home.  Read Chapters 9-18 (takes us to the end of Part 3.

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

 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 to reserve your place!

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

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

YOUTH   Friday, 7-9pm,for Grades 7-12.  Friday, May 17is the last week.

ZION HILL CAMP CLEAN-UP Saturday, May 11 at 9:30am.  Bring rakes, etc. or any tools you might need.  Contact Ethel Schultz/Beth Cotnam.

upcoming events …

BABY BOTTLE BOOMERANG – starting Mother’s Day, pick up a baby bottle, fill with cash/cheque, and return it before Father’s Day. All proceeds go towards First Step Options.

ANNUAL LOCAL CHURCH CONFERENCE Wednesday, May 15 at 6:30pm.  Note: this meeting is open for all to attend.

BYF DESSERT NIGHT Friday, May 17 at 7pm.  Bring a dessert.  Matt & Lindsay Hutten will be sharing their story.

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

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT  Sunday, May 19 at 6pm.  “The War Room”  Bring your own snacks.

WCC LADIES EVENT May 31, 2019,Traditional High Tea…Meet & Greet 5:30 pm, High Tea served  6:10 pm.  Ticket Reservation by May 28:  $5/person. See Beth Cotnam or Margaret Mau. Fill a table!

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!

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.

THE GRIND NEEDS HELP!   Now that the Salvation Army has closed, they provide meals for 50 guests four times a week. They need volunteers to prepare & serve meals, donations (directly to The Grind) etc.  Please contact Yvonne Kendall at Pembroke.communitykitchen@gmail.comor call 613-735-8729 to see how you can help.

fellowship with the family …

COFFEE & FELLOWSHIP every Sunday, starting at 10am. (yourdonation for your coffee/tea/hot chocolate is needed to 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:  $5,077.95     What we needed:  $3,754.00

Year to date received:         $192,420.92     Comparative:      $ 2,787.08

Missions received this year:    $13,080.00     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 to replenish renovation funds.  Pledge cards are available in the foyer.  Updated:  May 1, 2019

Goal:  $75,000         Total Pledges:  $34,645          Received: $ 30,424.75