this week …

TONIGHT – Family Movie Night, “Breakthrough: A Story of Prayer and Healing” at 6pm.  Bring snacks to share.

MEN’S BIBLE STUDY Tuesdays at 7pm.  This is a video study on “Jonah” by Eric Mason.  Just come!

LADIES BIBLE STUDY  “Lies Women Believe” by Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth.  First 7-week session begins Tuesday, September 17, 2019 @ 7pm in Wesley Hall.    Greta will be leading.

WESLEY COMMUNITY YOUTH MINISTRY Wednesdays, 6:30pm with Matt & Lindsay Hutten.

”UNPLANNED”  is playing at the Pembroke Mall, until Sept 18. Daily shows are at 7 and 9:20pm. This is the true story of Abby Johnson, who went from Planned Parenthood clinic director to pro-life advocate.

LUNCHTIME WITH GOD – come and spend time on Thursdays, 12-1pm, praying as much as you are able.  There is power in prayer!

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

LADIES BOOK CLUB Thursday, September 19 at 7pm at Margaret’s home.  “Newton and Polly” author, Jody Hedlund, will live chat with us! Refresh your reading of the last section and please plan to attend so we can discuss ordering our next book “Sensible Shoes” by Sharon Garlough Brown.   *October’s meeting will be on Monday, October 21, not Oct. 7.

BAKE SALE Saturday, September 21 from 9-12noon at the Pembroke Mall, in support of the upcoming Short Term Missions Trip.  To donate baked goods, please sign up in the foyer or see Matt/Lindsay.

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: $4,351.25.00

  • What we needed:  $3,806/wk

Year to date received: $63,291.54

  • Comparative:    – $ 9,022.46

Missions received this year: $3,635.00

  • 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:  $41,195

Received:$ 39,034.75

    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.

    upcoming events …

    M2M BREAKFAST Saturday, September 28, 9am at Calvary Baptist Church, Pembroke.  Speaker:  Dr. Robert Hicks, USAF retired Chaplain.  See Dave Yuke for info.  Poster on bulletin board.

    MID LIFE FOR CHRIST (formerly NTNS) – Autumn Walk & Potluck at the “J” Ranch, Saturday, October 5.

    CHRISTMAS SHOEBOXES – boxes will be going to warm weather destinations…start filling your boxes now!  More info to come.

    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!

    NEW OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR – the LBA is pleased to announce that Debbie Ryan will be replacing Valerie beginning October 2.  Pray for her!

    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.  You can support them before September 30, by indicating “Short Term Mission” on your offering envelope.  See their prayer requests posted on the bulletin board.   

    HURRICANE DORIAN –World Hope Canada workers are currently in the Bahamas providing aide.  See www.worldhope.ca  for more info and to see how you can donate.

    MINISTRY SIGN UP SHEETS – please see the foyer for a variety of ministries that need volunteers eg. Providing a meal for families struggling with bereavement or illness, etc. , Harvest Festival, other events.

    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. 

    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.