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THIS WEEK

(November 11 - November 17, 2019)

 

MONDAY

                           Peggy is off today.

1:00-3:30 pm    No class this week due to Remembrance Day.

 

WEDNESDAY

10:00 am          Prayer meets in Galilee.  Prayer requests can be 

                            made to the group by filling out one of the cards 

                            on the ministry opportunities table or by 

                            emailing Prayer Group

1:00-3:00 pm   "Time Out" meets (Galilee).

 

THURSDAY

7:00 pm            Music Team meets 

8:00 pm            Instrumentalists meet for practice.

 

FRIDAY

Evening            Set up for roast beef dinner

 

SATURDAY

6:00 pm            Roast Beef Dinner

 

SUNDAY

9:40-9:55 am   Join the Pre-Worship Prayer Group in Galilee.

10:00 am         Worship with Sunday school classes available for 

                            all ages. 

                        Guest Worship Leader:  Rev. Dr. Laurence Mawhinney

                                                  

Scripture Reader:     Barbara Wedsworth         

Elder Assisting:         Ross Morrow 

Sound System:          Jason Trider 

Projection:                 Brandon Trider & Eli Contant  

Welcomers:               Rudy & Alice VanHattem

Nursery:                     Evan Kruisselbrink & Robbie Trider

Counters:                   Andrew Hartlen & Krista Trider

Hospitality:                John & Eve Steenbeek; Anne Van Arragon

 

   


IN THE COMING WEEKS 

1.  2020 Budget Figures need to be submitted to Peggy by this coming Sunday, November 17 for inclusion in the upcoming budget as Finance will be working on this at their next meeting.  Any questions, speak to Peggy.

2.  Kentville and New Minas Area Interchurch Council Advent Service - Sunday, November 24, at 6:30 pm, hosted at Kentville United Baptist Church (503 Main St.).  Musical presentations by choirs and musical groups from participating churches, and combined choir selections. Offering proceeds in support of our Food Bank, all contributions are tax-deductible, with cheques payable to "Fundy Interchurch Foodbank." All are welcome.

3. Grieving? When you are grieving a loved one's death, the holiday season can be especially painful. A one-evening free seminar at New Hope Wesleyan Church helps participants discover how to deal with emotions, what to do about traditions and social events, and how to find hope for the future.  Saturday Nov 16 from 6:30PM to 8:30PM. For more information contact Bernadine Gerrits (902) 670-9288 or Dave Hazelwood: (902) 847-1225

4.  "Let's Talk Diabetes"- hosted by Nova Scotia Health Authority in the Annapolis Valley.  This is an event for the public on Nov 14 from 1:00-4:00 p.m.  People can attend any portion of the afternoon.  Location: Louis Millet Community Complex, 9489 Commercial Street, New Minas NS. Content: Information on type 2 diabetes through short presentations, health information booths and demonstrations.  Free Admission, no registration required.  There are prizes to be won!

5.  The Loyal Workers of Port Williams United Baptist Church invite you to our "A Touch of Christmas" Hamburger Soup/Corn Chowder luncheon on Wednesday, November 20 from 11:30am to 1pm. Cost is $8. per person and as always we will also be offering a great array of delicious desserts, fresh breads, tea and coffee.

6. Hope New Minas Al-Anon Family Group - The Hope New Minas Al-Anon Family Group is an anonymous group for relatives and friends of alcoholics, who share their experiences, strengths and hopes in order to solve their common problems. Al-Anon believes that alcoholism is a family illness and that changed attitudes can aid recovery. Meetings are held on Thursdays from 10:00 am to 11:00 am at Orchard Valley United Church, 130 Cornwallis Ave, New Minas.  Attendees are asked to use the back door of the building and follow the signs to the meeting room. For more information, please call 902-681-0366, ext 1.

7.  Interested in Participating in a Research Study That Will Improve Palliative Care in the Home?  If you have experience with palliative care or end-of-life care, we would like to talk with you to understand what is important when it comes to measuring the quality of palliative care services.  Please note that participation is voluntary.  If you are interested in taking part or would like more info, contact Nicole Williams, Project Admin at nwilliams@wlu.ca or 519-884-0710 ext. 3296


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