Something to Ponder: “Rejoice, daughter of Zion! I am coming, I shall make my dwelling among you, says our God.” Zechariah 2:10
Christmas in Song – a concert and carol sing! Please join us to hear and sing your favourite Christmas songs, and share with us a festive lunch! Saturday, December 14, 11am at the church. This event is a fundraiser for First United in Vancouver and our local Food Bank. Donations will also be received for Philippine disaster relief. Bring friends and family – all are welcome!
UCW Christmas Tea and Bake Sale: Mark your calendars, stock up your freezer with great Christmas baking! Saturday, December 7 at 2pm.
Bible Study: Continues on Thursdays at 3pm. We will meet weekly for about 5-6 weeks to discuss some great old stories and how they relate to our lives today!
Healing Ministry: We are now accepting bookings for free healing sessions. Please call Barb Wells at 604-486-7677 to make an appointment. Healing Pathways is a Christian method of hands on energy healing, similar to Healing Touch.
Prayer Group: Please call Doretta at 604-486-7192 for prayers or information re group.
Muffin Break: There will be no Muffin Break in December due to holidays. Watch for it again in January, 2014!
Milestones: Ann Carlson has had her kidney transplant and is doing well! Thanks to all for prayers and good wishes.
Texada Island United Church is a welcoming, inclusive, community church serving several denominations. If you are new to the island, or just haven’t been to church in awhile, we would love to see you! Please visit us in Van Anda – we would love to be your church!
Minister’s Office Hours: the minister will be available from 2-3pm on Thursdays at the church.
Weekly services Sunday at 10:30am. All are welcome!
Advent starts Dec. 1 – Rev. Gwen Davis
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service – 7pm
Minister: Karen E. May, 604-413-0994 (for info re weddings, baptisms, funerals)
Board Chair: Ann Carlson, 486- 7263
Legion Chaplain: Stan Smith, 486- 7192
Check out our new website: www.texadaunited.ca ( reflections, photos, current events, and more!)