this week @ wesley community …

BABY BOTTLE BOOMERANG –Fill a baby bottle with cash/cheque, and return it by next Sunday.  All proceeds go towards First Step Options. Returned bottles can be left with the Office Administrator, if desired.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY Tuesday, June 11 at 7pm.  “The Book of James” by Francis Chan… this is the last session for this study.

VOLUNTEER BBQ FOR CHILDREN/YOUTH WORKERS Saturday, June 15 from 3-7pm at 459 Barron Canyon Road, Pembroke.  BBQ served at 6pm. Bring lawn chair and bocce ball set if you have one, or other lawn games. RSVP:  613 735-3030 or e-mail bgnienkirchen@rogers.comby June 10.

upcoming events …

MINISTRY LEADERS MEETING Tuesday, June 18 at 6:30pm

CENTRAL CANADAN DISTRICT CONFERENCEThursday, June 20 – Saturday, June 22in Trenton. There will be a Praise Choir onthe Friday Night Rally, June 21. Two powerful songs of praise will be performed.  If you would like to join the choir, please email Pastor Bert McCutcheon for digital copies of the music and listening practice track.   bert.mccutcheon@xplornet.ca.   

REV. PEGGY YETMAN – from Slave Lake Alberta, will be with us on Sunday, June 23, to share about her ministry there.  

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT – Sunday, June 23 at 6pm.  “Heaven is For Real”

LBA MEETING Tuesday, June 25 at 6:30pm.

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 Special Note: If you are aware of students who are graduating from high school, college or university this year, please contact the church office.  We would like to celebrate their accomplishment on Sunday, June 23!

NOTE:  There are Local Church Conference booklets in the foyer for anyone who wants one.  Minutes from the last Local Church Conference are posted on the bulletin board.

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. From January 1 to April 30, 2019, our church has collected 1,013 milk bags!

THE GRIND NEEDS HELP!   Volunteers needed to prepare & serve meals, give donations (directly to The Grind) etc. Please contact Yvonne Kendall at Pembroke.communitykitchen@gmail.comor call 613-735-8729.

SHORT TERM MISSION – Matt & Lindsay Hutten will be going to Kenya        in the Fall.  If you would like to support them, please indicate “Short Term Mission” on your offering envelope.  More importantly, please pray for them as they prepare as well as their ministry while there..  A more detailed itinerary will be available in the near future.

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!

Note:As of May 1, 2019, we have started a new fiscal year.

What we received last week:  $4,537.00     What we needed:  $3,806/wk

Year to date received:         $17,768.40           Comparative:       $ 1,261.60

Missions received this year:    $1,060.00     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:  June 2, 2019

Goal:  $75,000         Total Pledges:  $34,895          Received: $ 31,139.75