Calendar

St. Paul’s Calendar

November 29, 2020

Office Hours:  Mon to Wed 9:30 to 3:00.

Please call and leave a message (432-1114) or send an email.

Announcements

This Week at St. Paul’s         Advent 1 – Hope

 All attendees must remain masked inside the building.

 Sponsorship of Radio Broadcasts and Bulletins may be done at any time as memorials or to honour a special occasion or for no specific reason at all.  Each week expense is $80 to cover the cost of a radio broadcast but any contribution is gratefully received.

A donation has been received in memory of Jim Wynter and Alex & Helen Hastings from the family.

Our Christmas Newsletter will be ready to be picked up at the office this week or will be mailed on Thursday.  If you are able to deliver some to friends or neighbours without direct contact, please pick up the extras.  Several people will have already received your letter via email.

Any e-transfers for contributions to any of the funds at St. Paul’s, including for purchase of Gift Cards, should be sent to a separate email – treasurerstpaulsucc1@gmail.com.  Transfers to the office email will not be processed as quickly.

Anyone who addressed Christmas cards, they need to be returned to the office in order to be mailed this week. Thank you to everyone who stepped in to help with this.

The Salvation Army has asked us to help with their Kettle Campaign on Saturday, Dec. 5 at Sobeys.  We still need to fill the hours of 5 – 8 pm.  If you can help for some of that time, contact the church office.

    Sunday                9:30    Coffee Time via Zoom
10:00    Live service – in the Sanctuary and via Facebook / Zoom
10:30    Recorded service from last week on 590 CJCW radio
Also available at
http://player.590cjcw.com/

 Next Sunday       9:30    Coffee Time via Zoom
10:00    Live service in the Sanctuary and via Facebook / Zoom
10:30    Recorded service on 590 CJCW radio

 Upcoming Schedule:

November 29  Advent 1 – Hope

December 1    UCW Shalom             1:00    Cancelled

December 1    Christmas cards                   must be returned to be mailed Dec. 3

December 6    Advent 2 – Peace                 Hidden Gift with Foodbank gifts and Red Stockings dedicated

December 11  Youth Group             6:30 – 8

December 13  Advent 3 – Joy                    Communion

December 15  reservations for 24th             begin reserving Christmas Eve – 5:30 or 7:30,

(presuming Status Yellow)                       # seats in family bubble, name, phone / email

December 20  Advent 4 – Love

December 24  Christmas Eve           5:30    also live on Facebook

December 24  Christmas Eve           7:00    Broadcast on CJCW radio

December 24  Christmas Eve           7:30    also live on Facebook

December 27  after Christmas

December 27  after Christmas          NO service this Sunday with Christmas Eve re-aired on the radio

Should the Status remain Orange or move to Red, there will be no service in the Sanctuary but Christmas Eve will be recorded and broadcast via Facebook / Zoom and CJCW radio only.

 

Upcoming Projects:

  • Red Stockings must be returned BEFORE December 3.
  • The Mitten Tree and Angel Tree are available in the foyer for contributions.
  • An Advent Calendar Project is ready for all members of the congregation– includes fun activities and reflections for all ages.
  • Christmas Cards will be sent to our entire mailing list.
  • Christmas Families – There may be greater demand this year.  Our Youth will help the Outreach committee to see that our families can enjoy Christmas.

 

Anyone, not already contacted from last year, wishing to have a Poinsettia placed in the Sanctuary for Christmas, please notify Goold’s before the end of November.

 

In the event of a storm on Sunday, a decision will be made by 8 am whether to hold a service in person.  If there will not be a service in the Sanctuary, an announcement will be placed on Facebook and the message on the phone will be changed.  Tune in to Zoom as outlined below for a virtual service at 10 am.

 

Reminder: Grocery Gift Cards are available at the office.  If you purchase a gift card through St. Paul’s, 4-5% of your purchase is given to the church while you get full value of the card.  With your cards for Sobeys or SuperStore, you can not only buy your groceries but almost anything else the store sells.  Also, they can be gifts to your family or others, near or far.  They can be used across Canada at any of the affiliated stores.  Cards are available in denominations of $100, $50, $25, or $10.

 

Join in or listen to any of the Zoom calls via Internet using the link:
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/179750852?pwd=7lAYtPHcGTE            OR
call in from your phone at 1 647 374 4685 with Meeting ID: 179 750 852 and
Password: 042032
Sunday service may be followed on Facebook or on Zoom.
This phone number is NOT toll free but many people have Canada-wide calling.  

Our life and work of the church is continuing to the best of our abilities under the circumstances. This includes benevolent services for those having difficulties coping.  If you know of anyone needing help, please contact Rev. Jenn Brown.

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