WCC Bulletin December 1, 2019

this week …

CHRISTMAS PROGAM PRACTICES today Sunday, December 1st following Sunday morning service, for ‘A Christmas Celebration’. Lunch will be provided for children & workers. Please mark your calendar for Saturday, December 14th for the dress rehearsal from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

 LADIES BOOK CLUB – Monday, December 2, 7 pm at Margaret Mau’s home. Come join us as we discuss chapters 4 & 5 of ‘Sensible Shoes’

 PRAYER FOR CHRISTIAN UNITY – Tuesday, December 3, 7pm at St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church (503 Alfred St. at Broadview). Monthly gathering. 

WESLEY COMMUNITY YOUTH MINISTRY – with Matt & Lindsay Wednesdays, 7 pm.

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

  THE GRIND DINNER – Friday, December 6, 5pm Midlife for Christ event. Volunteer sign up sheet is in the foyer.

 

finances …

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

Note:  Totals include offerings given on-line.   

What we received last week:  $5,011.00     What we needed:  $3,806/wk

Year to date received:         $108,275.94          Comparative:    $5,904.06

Missions received this year:    $6,018.15     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. 

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.

allergies …

REMINDER: WCC has several people who attend our church with various life threatening allergies.  Current allergens include peanuts/nuts, cinnamon and seafood.  Please be considerate of our church family.

can you help …

FUNDRAISER – Help us purchase 20  black round tablecloths for Wesley Hall. We now have donors for 17 tablecloths! Cost $29.50, all incl. Please consider helping to achieve our goal of 20 tablecloths. Only 3 more tablecloths needed to reach 20! Interested donors see Margaret Mau.

upcoming events …

WCC FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY – Saturday, December 14, 5pm. Full traditional Christmas dinner. Adults $15, 10 & under $6, 4 & under free.  Deadline to buy tickets is Sunday, December 8. See Debbie Ryan.

CHILDREN’S CHRISTMAS PROGRAM –Sunday, December 15,10:30 am.  Invite family and friends to come watch the special performance the children have been working on!

FREE FAMILY MOVIESaturday, December 21, 10 am. Come see the live action THE LION KING! Don’t forget to bring allergy free snacks!

CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT SERVICE Tuesday, December 24, 6pm.  This will be a special Family service celebrating the birth of our Saviour. There will be a Special Christmas Offering to …. World Hope?? …..

NEW YEAR’S EVE PARTY/FAMILY GAMES NIGHT – New Year’s Eve, Tuesday, December 31, 6 pm.  Bring games and snacks to share!  Let’s celebrate the New Year together!  Please sign up in the foyer if you plan to attend so we can determine interest in this event.

FUNNY IN A GOOD WAY – a Christian unity event at Festival Hall Saturday, January 18, doors open 6:30pm. Advance Tickets $20/$25 at the door, in support of First Step Options.

LADIES BIBLE STUDYTuesday, January 21. KEEP IT SHUT by Karen Ehman. Leader Margaret Mau. 6 sessions, Book & DVD Presentation. Karen addresses women & words in Keep It Shut with a kind, encouraging, and sometimes funny delivery. Approx.cost $11.00   Mark your 2020 calendar & order from Margaret.  

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.

directory …

WCC DIRECTORY – It’s time to update our church directory!  Please find the list for the directory in the foyer and update for the 2020 release.

baptism …

BAPTISM SUNDAY is being planned for Sunday, December 22.  If you are interested in being baptised please see Pastor Kevin.

WCC Bulletin November 17, 2019

this week …

WESLEY COMMUNITY YOUTH MINISTRY – with Matt & Lindsay Wednesdays, 7 pm.

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

CHRISTMAS PROGAM PRACTICES start this Sunday, November 17, following Sunday morning service, for ‘A Christmas Celebration’. Also December 1st following Sunday morning service. Lunch will be provided for children & workers for both these practices. Saturday, December 14th will have a dress rehearsal from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

LADIES BOOK CLUBMonday, November 18, 7pm.  Please come ready to discuss our new book ‘Sensible Shoes’ Chapters 1 – 3, at Margaret’s.

LBA MEETING –  Thursday, November 21, 6:30pm

CHRISTMAS DECORATING PARTYSaturday, November 23, 12 – 4 pm, Join the fun here as we decorate our sanctuary, foyer and Wesley Hall!

finances …

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

Note:  Totals include offerings given on-line.   

What we received last week:  $7,774.50     What we needed:  $3,806/wk

Year to date received:         $99,346.19          Comparative:    $7,221.81

Missions received this year:    $5,680.15     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. 

    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.

    allergies …

    REMINDER: WCC has several people who attend our church with various life threatening allergies.  Current allergens include peanuts/nuts, cinnamon and seafood.  Please be considerate of our church family.

    can you help …

    FUNDRAISER – Help us purchase 20  black round tablecloths for Wesley Hall. We now have donors for 14 tablecloths! Cost $29.50, all incl. Please consider helping to achieve our goal of 20 tablecloths. Only 6 more tablecloths needed to reach 20! Interested donors see Margaret Mau.

    upcoming events …

    WORSHIP MEETING – Tuesday, November 26, 6:30 pm @ WCC for all those involved in worship

    LADIES CHRISTMAS PARTY- Friday, November 29. Festivities start 6:00pm. Pot-Luck & Gift Exchange. Ladies plan to attend our REAL Women’s Ministry festive event in Wesley Hall. Full details coming soon.

    WCC FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY – Saturday, December 14. Full traditional Christmas dinner. Adults $15, 10 & under $6, 4 & under free.  Deadline to buy tickets is Sunday, December 8. See Debbie Ryan.

    FUNNY IN A GOOD WAY – a Christian unity event at Festival Hall Saturday, January 18, doors open 6:30pm. Advance Tickets $20/$25 at the door, in support of First Step Options.

    LADIES BIBLE STUDYTuesday, January 21. KEEP IT SHUT by Karen Ehman. Leader Margaret Mau. 6 sessions, Book & DVD Presentation. Karen addresses women & words in Keep It Shut with a kind, encouraging, and sometimes funny delivery. Explore what the Bible says about when to speak, when to remain silent, what to say in social media posts, why “just sharing a prayerrequest” might be gossip, & why self-talk matters, too. Using words well leads to healthier relationships & the joy of seeing what God can do when He is the One who speaks.

    Order Early & Save! BOOK “KEEP IT SHUT”.  Approx.cost $11.00 now!

    Mark your 2020 calendar & order book from Margaret.  

    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

    directory …

    WCC DIRECTORY – It’s time to update our church directory!  Please find the list for the directory in the foyer and update for the 2020 release.

    WCC Bulletin November 10, 2019

    this week …

    WESLEY COMMUNITY YOUTH MINISTRY – with Matt & Lindsay Wednesdays, 7 pm.

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

    CHRISTMAS SHOEBOXES – boxes will be going to warm weather destinations…boxes are due today, November 10th

    FIRST STEP OPTIONS –You are invited to First Step Options 13th Anniversary Celebration and Greta’s Retirement at an Open House here in Wesley Hall Wednesday, November 13, 6pm–8pm (presentation at 7 pm.)  Come share your memories and stories.

    BYF DINNERNovember 15, 6 pm in Wesley Hall. YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS THIS EVENING! Guest Speaker – Doris Reaney from Whitewater Wesleyan, Cobden. Homemade pizza & Dessert  $8.  Bring a friend!

    FUN, FOOD & FELLOWSHIP!  Please see Ethel Schultz or Eleanor Hewitt for reservations.

    TOY STORY 4 – Free family event. Enjoy this showing  at Wesley Hall November 16, 10am – Noon. Don’t forget to bring allergy free snacks!

    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:  $6,096.70     What we needed:  $3,806/wk

    Year to date received:         $91,571.69          Comparative:    – $11,190.31

    Missions received this year:    $5,660.15     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. 

      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.

      allergies …

      REMINDER: WCC has several people who attend our church with various life threatening allergies.  Current allergens include peanuts/nuts, cinnamon and seafood.  Please be considerate of our church family.

      can you help …

      FUNDRAISER – There is interest to purchase 20  black round tablecloths for Wesley Hall via donation. Currently 4 donors have funded 12 tablecloths. Cost per item $29.50 tax in & free shipping. Please consider helping us to achieve our goal of 20 tablecloths with your funding commitment. Only 8 more tablecloths needed to reach our goal of 20! Interested donors see Margaret Mau.

      .

      upcoming events …

      CHRISTMAS PROGAM PRACTICES start next Sunday, November 17, (following Sunday morning service) for ‘A Christmas Celebration’. Lunch will be provided for children & workers.

      LADIES BOOK CLUBMonday, November 18, 7pm.  Please come ready to discuss our new book ‘Sensible Shoes’ Chapters 1 – 3, at Margaret’s.

      CHRISTMAS DECORATING PARTYSaturday, November 23, 12 – 4 pm, Join the fun here as we decorate our sanctuary, foyer and Wesley Hall!

      LADIES CHRISTMAS PARTY- Friday, November 29. Festivities start 6:00pm. Pot-Luck & Gift Exchange. Ladies plan to attend our REAL Women’s Ministry festive event in Wesley Hall. Full details coming soon.

      WCC FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY – Friday, December 14. Full traditional Christmas dinner. Adults $15, 10 & under $6, 4 & under free.  Deadline to buy tickets is Sunday December 8.

      FUNNY IN A GOOD WAY – a Christian unity event at Festival Hall Saturday, January 18, doors open 6:30pm. Advance Tickets $20/$25 at the door, in support of First Step Options.

      LADIES BIBLE STUDYTuesday, January 21. KEEP IT SHUT by Karen Ehman. Leader Margaret Mau. 6 sessions, Book & DVD Presentation. Karen addresses women & words in Keep It Shut with a kind, encouraging, and sometimes funny delivery. Explore what the Bible says about when to speak, when to remain silent, what to say in social media posts, why “just sharing a prayer request” might be gossip, & why self-talk matters too. Using words well leads to healthier relationships & the joy of seeing what God can do when He is the One who speaks.

      Order Early & Save! BOOK “KEEP IT SHUT”.  Approx.cost $11.00 now!

      Mark your 2020 calendar & order book from Margaret.  

      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

      directory …

      WCC DIRECTORY – It’s time to update our church directory!  Please find the list for the directory in the foyer and update for the 2020 release.

      WCC Bulletin November 3, 2019

      this week …

      LADIES BIBLE STUDY  Lies Women Believe” by Nancy DeMoss Wolgemuth.  Tuesdays @ 7pm in Wesley Hall.    Led by Greta.

      WESLEY COMMUNITY YOUTH MINISTRY – with Matt & Lindsay Wednesdays, 7 pm.

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

      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:  $3,201.95     What we needed:  $3,806/wk

      Year to date received:         $85,474.99          Comparative:    $13,481.01

      Missions received this year:    $5,110.00     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. 

        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.

        allergies …

        REMINDER: WCC has several people who attend our church with various life threatening allergies.  Current allergens include peanuts/nuts, cinnamon and seafood.  Please be considerate of our church family.

        can you help …

        FUNDRAISER – There is interest to purchase 20  black round tablecloths for Wesley Hall via donation. Currently 4 donors have funded 12 tablecloths. Cost per item $29.50 tax in & free shipping. Please consider helping us to achieve our goal of 20 tablecloths with your funding commitment. Only 8 more tablecloths needed to reach our goal of 20! Interested donors see Margaret Mau.

        .

        upcoming events …

        CHRISTMAS SHOEBOXES – boxes will be going to warm weather destinations…start filling your boxes now!  Boxes are available in the foyer and due next  Sunday, November 10.

        FIRST STEP OPTIONS –You are invited to First Step Options 13th Anniversary Celebration and Greta’s Retirement at an Open House here in Wesley Hall Wednesday, November 13, 6pm–8pm (presentation at 7 pm.)  Come share your memories and stories.

        BYF DINNERNovember 15, 6 pm in Wesley Hall. YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS THIS EVENING! Guest Speaker – Doris Reaneyfrom Whitewater Wesleyan, Cobden. Homemade pizza & Dessert  $8.  Bring a friend!

        FUN, FOOD & FELLOWSHIP!  Please see Ethel Schultz or Eleanor Hewitt for reservations.

        TOY STORY 4 – Playing at Wesley Hall November 16, 10am – Noon.  Free event. Note to all Parents: childcare is available to provide you time for Christmas shopping.

        CHRISTMAS PROGAM PRACTICES start Sunday, November 17, 2019 (following Sunday morning service) for ‘A Christmas Celebration’. Lunch will be provided for children & workers.

        LADIES BOOK CLUBMonday, November 18, 7pm.  Please come prepared to discuss our new book ‘Sensible Shoes’ Chapters 1 – 3, at Margaret Mau’s home.

        FUNNY IN A GOOD WAY – a Christian unity event at Festival Hall Saturday, January 18, doors open 6:30pm. Advance Tickets $20/$25 at the door, in support of First Step Options.

        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

        directory …

        WCC DIRECTORY – It’s time to update our church directory!  Please find in the foyer the list for the directory and update as necessary.