Nov. 11/18 Announcements
Windsor Park United Church seeks to be a welcoming community. Based on the life and teachings of Jesus Christ, we nurture our faith and spiritual life by: worshipping and learning together, caring for each other, embracing our diversity, reaching out to those who live around us and working together in service to Creation.
*Here at WPUC we are endeavoring to become a scent-free environment*
THE LIFE & WORK OF WPUC
November 11th – November 18th, 2018
Today Remembrance Day worship service
Monday 6:15pm Sparks & Brownies
Tuesday 1pm Art Group
5:45pm Wpg Presbytery Executive Meeting
7pm Winnipeg Presbytery Meeting
Wednesday 9:30am Tot Time
7pm Evening Study Group
Thursday 9:30am Thursday Morning Study Group
7:30pm Christmas Choir & Worship Choir practice
Friday 7:30pm UCW YAH’s meeting
Saturday 8am Alzheimer’s Worshop
Next Sunday 10am Used Book Sale!
10:30am Worship Service
12pm Executive Meeting
*If you need hearing assist, please ask a member of our Welcome Ministry*
Please don’t forget to sign up for Welcome Ministry here! If you are interested and have questions, please speak with Alana Davis! Sign up sheet is in the lobby!
Dates to Note!
November 13th: Wpg Presbytery meetings here
November 17th: Alzheimer’s Workshop 9am – 12pm
November 24th: our Annual Cookie Walk!
December 2nd: First Sunday in Advent!
December 9th: White Gift Sunday (2nd Sunday in Advent)
December 9th @3pm: Christmas Concert!
December 16th: Caroling at St. Boniface Hospital
Worship Council is on coffee time this week, UCW: you’re on deck for next week!
Christmas Choir starts Thursday, November 15th at 7:30 p.m! Join the Worship Choir as we prepare music for the season of Advent and our Christmas Concert!
Christmas Choir is open to all, so bring your family and friends – we look forward to sharing the season with you!
If you aren’t able to be in the Christmas Choir, mark your calendars for our WPUC Christmas Concert on Sunday, December 9 at 3 p.m.!
Thursday Morning Study Group has started, and there’s always room for people to join! Please talk to Anne Thoroughgood!
Our Annual Cookie Walk is coming up on Saturday, November 24th @ 10am! This is NOT a nut free environment, and the containers (provided) are $10 – but the lid must close!
Winter is Coming!
No one deserves to be left out in the cold!
In response to this, there is a collection drive taking place!
We will collect donations here, and Patrick has generously offered to drop them off at the McPhillips St location they have chosen. Collection is taking place between
October 22 – November 22
The Bear Clan is looking for items to help people keep warm and keep their energy up:
- Socks, mitts, sweaters, jackets, blankets, boots: new or gently used.
- Individually wrapped non-perishable food items like granola bars, crackers, cookies. (Anything that can be easily handed out while out on patrol walks)
- Also needed are personal care items like toothpaste, toothbrushes and feminine hygiene products.
Birthdays & Anniversaries!
Sheila Bradley Bonnie Camara
Jack Fergusson Cathy Friesen
Amanda Konrad Adam Slovinsky
Christina Smith Sydney Stevenson
Robert Strachan Pauline Tanner
Noah Thibert Ian Waters
Robert & Mary Harrison Daryl & Shawna Kynoch
John & Eleanor Lwiwski Kevin & Lori Pattle