Something to Ponder: “The only response to perceived scarcity is to become more generous and more community focused.” The Right Reverend Jordan Cantwell, Moderator of the United Church of Canada. (as we ponder our response to the Syrian refugee crisis, I decided to leave this quotation up for another month….)
Sponsor a Syrian Refugee family? We are considering this major undertaking, and assessing the mood of the community. If you have interest or concerns, please contact Lin Johnson at 604-486-7185.
Global Climate Action March will be held November 29 in concert with groups gathering all over the world to let our leaders know, as they head in to the Paris Talks, that the people want them to get serious about protecting our planet for generations to come. We will gather at the Ball Park in Gillies Bay at 2:30pm and march to the Community Hall for speeches and refreshment. Please plan to join us. Call Karen at 604-413-0994 for info.
United for Kids! Christmas activities and stories for kids, 5-10yrs old, Saturdays 10:30-12, November 21, 28, and December 5. Please call Karen @ 604-413-0994 or Maureen @ 604-486-7590 to register.
UCW Christmas Tea and Bake Sale – Dec. 12 – Mark your calendar!
Healing Pathway Healing Sessions…are free, confidential, and non-invasive. Please call Barb Wells at 604-486-7677 to book your private appointment. Brief sessions will also be offered just prior to church on the 3rd Sunday of each month.
Healing Pathways Practice group: has started up and will meet regularly on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of each month, 2-4pm.
Prayer Group: Please call Jenny Duker, 604-486-7564 for prayers or information re prayer group.
Muffin Break: November 28, 10-12am at the church. Free muffins, tea, coffee and great conversation! Bring a friend and come for a visit.
Died: Harry Wikman on October 10. Our condolences to family and friends.
60th Anniversary! Maurice & Irene Liebich, Nov. 11. Congratulations & best wishes.
90th Birthday! Phyllis Soles, November 26. (come to party Nov.29 at Community Hall)
Minister’s Office Hours: Wednesdays, 12-2pm at the church. Need to talk? Coffee’s on! (completely confidential - or call Karen at 604-413-0994 to make an appointment)
Weekly services Sunday at 10:30am. All are welcome!
Minister: Karen E. May, 604-413-0994 (for info re weddings, baptisms, funerals) email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Board Chair: Ann Carlson, 486- 7263 Acting Chair: Dale Rinehart, 486-0050
Legion Chaplain: Stan Smith, 486- 7192