Sunday Sept 23rd, 2018 Announcements
OUR MISSION 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
September 23rd – September 29th, 2018
Today 10am Joyful Noise
10:30am Worship Service
11:45am Praise Team Practice
Monday 6:15pm Sparks & Brownies
6:30pm Outreach Meeting
Tuesday 1pm Art Group
Wednesday 7pm Study Group starts
Thursday 1:30pm Little Moccasins
7:45pm Worship Choir practice
Saturday 3:30pm Private event
Next Sunday 10am Joyful Noise Choir practice
10:30am Worship Service
*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!
Many thanks to everyone who donated books and funds to the Used Book Sale on last Sunday! It made $80.35, which will be put toward the dolly for our beautiful piano!
There will be an meeting for our Outreach Committee on Monday, September 24th @ 6:30pm
Music Ministry at WPUC
The Worship Choir – Our worship choir has started practicing for the fall season. Practices are on Thursdays from 7:45-9:15 p.m. and new singers are welcome! If you like to sing, we have a place for you!
The Joyful Noise – Our children’s choir (Grades K-6) practices on Sundays at 10 a.m. in the downstairs Choir Room. The first practice of the Joyful Noise will be on Sunday, September 23rd!
The Praise Team – This group is open to teen and young adult singers and musicians of all ages. Practices are on Sundays from 11:45-1 p.m. starting September 16th. If you sing, play an instrument, or want to learn about working with sound and projection equipment, speak to Laura about ways to be involved in this group!
Dates to Note!
October 7th: Thanksgiving Sunday/dedication of Angie Moodie’s Memorial window
October 14th: World Food Day. We will be collecting food to donate!
October 15th: Full Board Meeting 7pm
November 3rd: Anniversary dinner/potluck!
November 4th: WPUC homecoming/60th Anniversary Service
Saving Jesus, our fall adult study, is scheduled to begin on Wednesday, September 19th and run through the beginning of December from 7:00pm to 8:30pm. This is a twelve week video study that might challenge and grow your understanding of our Christian faith. Come and be challenged with us. Sign-up sheet is in the lobby.
Tot Time Will Be Starting Again On October 10, From 9:30-11am! This Program Offers Parents the Opportunity To ‘Build Community’ Together While Volunteers Joyfully Engage With The Infants And Toddlers! We Also Have A Weekly Storyteller! This A No Charge Program, With Volunteers Lovingly Donating Their Time. For More Information Please Speak With Heather In The Office Or Ruth Klein.
Thursday Morning Study Group resumes on October 11th from 9:30-11am. This will be an 8 session DVD study by Andy Stanley titled Starting Point, a Conversation About Faith.
WPUC Annual Evening at the Corn Maze is scheduled for Friday, October 12th, at 7:00pm at A-Maze in Corn on St. Mary’s Road. We will be gathering between 6:30 and 7. We will have a fire pit with hotdogs, marshmallows, and drinks. Everyone is welcome to join in the fun (bring your friends).
Birthdays & Anniversaries!
Brock Crozier Trudy Davies
Lauren Falconer Rheal Laramee
Burton Mitchell Brianna Pacheco
Liam Reidy Edgar Rempel
Mason Reuther Mike San Filippo
Graeme Saurette Melanie Spencer
Larry Valka Adele Yakimischak
Joel & Michelle Boissoneault Tony & Maria Dilello
Leo & Margaret Grandy Ian & Amber Meilleur
Leslie & Virginia Radcliffe Jim & Phyllis Raitt
Ernie & Joan Roberts