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