this week …

IMPORTANT NOTE:  KidsVenture is taking a break over July and August.  However, there will be activity packs available.  Be sure to pick one up at the back of the sanctuary. We are also having difficulty staffing the Nursery over the summer, so please be aware that there may be some Sundays when the Nursery is only available

for parents to use.  See Sharron Luloff if you would like to help.

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT & SUNDAY SUNDAE TONIGHT at 6pm.  Enjoy a sundae while watching “Miracles from Heaven”. Ice-cream & toppings provided but asking for a loonie/person.  If you prefer, bring your own snack.

LBA MEETING Thursday, August 8 at 6:30pm.

fellowship with the family …

COFFEE & FELLOWSHIP every Sunday, starting at 10am. (your donation 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.

AUGUST CHURCH CALENDAR – available in the foyer

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.

Be sure to take a look at the sample youth mattress on display so you can  see exactly what they look like!

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

SHORT TERM MISSION – Matt & Lindsay Hutten will be going to Kenya         in October.  If you would like to support them, please indicate “Short Term Mission” on your offering envelope.  Please pray for them as they prepare as well as their ministry while there.  This is a wonderful way to share in ministry with them!

upcoming events …

PLAN AHEAD – Now is a good time to shop for school supplies, etc. for your Christmas shoeboxes!  Watch for the sales!

BYF EVENT Potluck and Hymn Sing at Zion Hill Camp on Sunday, September 1 at 4pm.

M2M BREAKFAST Saturday, September 7, here at WCC.  More info to come. 

SEPTEMBER WILL BE EXCITING!  Be sure to visit the Ministry Fair In Wesley Hall on Sunday, September 8, after service, to see which ministries are available for you!  Watch for more details to come.

EMERGENCY FIRST AID & CPR WITH AED (Automated External Defibrillator) COURSE – Plan now for Saturday, September 14, here at WCC.  Instructors: Ottawa Valley First Aid. Cost:  $75 – $85/person depending on number of registrants.  This is a 6-7 hour one=day course. Ages:  14 and up.  Please sign up in the foyer by Sept. 4.

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 Claude at 613-732-2011 during the evening.  We would love to pray for you & with you!

finances …

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

Note:  Please consider giving a little extra above tithes to our WCC Care Fund so we can minister to those in our church family who have a need.   

What we received last week:  $3,490.00     

What we needed:  $3,806/wk

Year to date received: $41,494.59

Comparative:    –   $ 7,983.41

Missions received this year: $2,165.00

What we projected:  $12,500

Pre-authorized giving by credit card or pre-authorized payment can be arranged by going to and clicking on DONATE.   See Valerie for more information. 

Remember Special Commitment Offering to replenish renovation funds.  Pledge cards are available in the foyer.

Updated:  July 31, 2019

  • Goal:  $75,000
  • Total Pledges:  $34,895
  • Received:$ 31,799.75

Note:  Pledges continue until the end of September, 2019.