this week …

IMPORTANT NOTE:  KidsVenture will be starting back next Sunday,  September 8.  Activity packs are available at the back of the sanctuary for today. See Bruce/Gloria/Sharron Luloff to volunteer with these programs.

BYF EVENT Potluck and Hymn Sing at Zion Hill Camp TODAY at 4pm. Bring 1st course.  Dessert provided.  Sign up in foyer.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY – starting Tuesday, September 3 at 7pm.  An 8 week video study on “Jonah” by Eric Mason.  Sign up in foyer.

PRAYER MEETING FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY  Tuesday Sept. 3 at 7 pm at Pembroke Pentecostal Tabernacle (34 Jordan Ave).  (foyer area).

M2M MEN’S BREAKFAST Saturday, September 7 at 8:30am here at WCC.  Sign up in foyer.  Helpers needed:  see sign-up sheet.  Suggested cost:  $5  All funds raised will go towards Matt & Lindsay’s mission trip. Speaker at breakfast:  Matt Hutten.

MINISTRY FAIR – Visit the Ministry Fair in Wesley Hall next Sunday after service, to see which ministries are available for you!  Ministry leaders may need to contact Pastor Kevin for times to set up in Wesley Hall after 12 noon on Saturday, Sept 8 (after the men’s breakfast.)  

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.

SEPTEMBER CHURCH CALENDAR – is available in the foyer.  Check it carefully to be up to date on all church events!

COMMUNION next Sunday, September 8.

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: $2,898.90     

What we needed:  $3,806/wk

Year to date received: $54,149.64 

Comparative:    – $ 10,552.36

Missions received this year: $3,120.00 

What we projected:  $12,500

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

 Remember – Commitment Pledges continue until September 30, 2019.

  • Goal:  $75,000      
  • Total Pledges:  $35,395         
  • Received:$ 32,924.75

    upcoming events …

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

    LADIES BOOK CLUB – Currently working out details… Stay tuned!!

    Check Facebook, email and/or bulletin. See Margaret M.  for info.

    EMERGENCY FIRST AID & CPR WITH AED (Automated External Defibrillator) COURSE Sat., Sept.14, here at WCC.  Instructors: Ottawa Valley First Aid. Cost:  $80/person, payable in advance to WCC.. This is a 6-7 hour one day course. Ages:  14 and up.  Please sign up in the foyer and submit payment by Sept. 4.  Start time:  8:30am.

    LADIES BIBLE STUDY  “Lies Women Believe” by Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth.  First 7-week session begins Tuesday September 17, 2019 @ 6:30 pm in Wesley Hall.  For more information, contact Margaret Mau.  If you have ordered books, please see Margaret to arrange payment and pick-up of materials ASAP.

    LBA MEETING Thursday, September 19 at 6:30pm.

    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!

    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.  

    SHORT TERM MISSION – Matt & Lindsay Hutten are going to Kenya in October.  If you would like to support them, please do so before September 30, by indicating “Short Term Mission” on your offering envelope.  See their prayer requests posted on the bulletin board.   This is a wonderful way to share in ministry with them!

    new from Canada Revenue …

    Canada Revenue Agency now requires donors’ middle initials to be included with their names on receipts.  Please add your middle initial behind your name on the list provided in the foyer.  If you want both names as a couple on your receipt, please add both initials;  otherwise the receipt will be issued in only the one name with the initial. 

    plan to protect …

    OFFENSE DECLARATION FORM – forms are now in your mail folders for those who are part of the Plan to Protect.  Please see Valerie if you would like to fulfil requirements to be a part of our Plan to Protect program.