Announcements October 29, 2017

Thank you to this week’s volunteers (Oct 29):

Offering Receivers: Marg & Bob Leonard, Wanda Klingbell, Stephen MacKay
Counters: John Astle, Calvin & Peggy MacIntosh
Scripture Reader: Annette Stehouwer
Greeters: Marg & Bob Leonard
Coffee Hour: Linda Pond, Phyllis Llwellyn
Nursery: Cindy Cunningham, Alex Cunningham
Church School: Terri Astle, Jordan & Candace Schriver

Next week’s volunteers (Nov 5):

Offering Receivers: Margo & Larry Sheppard, Al & Jean Boudreau
Counters: Andrew Ottens, Greg & Sheila Black, Larry & Margo Sheppard
Scripture Reader: Rebecca Jonah
Greeters: Don & Lucille McCrea
Coffee Hour: Juliet & Dallas Davis
Nursery: Colleen & Tony Watson
Church School: Jacqueline Howie Cleland, Jordan & Candace Schriver

The Tuesday Morning Ladies Group – would like to thank all those who contributed towards the Indoor Yard sale, $1 200 was raised from the sale. Clothing and shoes were taken to the Men’s Shelter, goods to Transition House and towels to the SPCA, the remainder was picked up by Community Living.

College and Career Dinner – Sunday, Oct 29th at Jordan and Candace’s.

Paintball – Saturday, November 4th from 1:00 to 5:00 at Capital City Paintball. Please contact Jordan for details, and let him know by Wednesday if you are planning to come.

Dark Games – Jr/Sr high school event at the church on November 12th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.

Birthdays are a blessing.  Do we have your birthday on our list?  Birthday Sunday is celebrated on the first Sunday of the month and throughout the month with birthday phone calls.  If we don’t currently have your birthday on our list, please let the office know the month and day of your birthday.  Contact the office at 455-8220 or

Parking Restrictions – Winter parking restrictions go into effect on November 1st along Carleton Street as well as other nearby streets.  Please watch for winter parking restriction signs and follow city by-laws to avoid ticketing.

The Link – Do you have a poem, story, recipe or article you think would be of interest to others? Preparations are underway for the Advent issue of “The Link”.  Deadline for submissions is November 5th.  Please send material to the church office.  

A bank draft was placed in the offering plate last Sunday. If the donor would like the contribution recorded for tax purposes, please call the church office at 455-8220.

The Kinley family asks for your prayers at this time at the passing of Ed’s mother, Grace Kinley, on Oct 25 in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia.

Pulpit Supply Schedule:

  • Oct 29 – Jeanne Kaye Speight
  • Nov 5 (Remembrance Sunday) – Marg Leonard
  • Nov 12 – Rev. Canon William (Bill) MacMullin
  • Nov 19 – Jeanne Kaye Speight

“A Silent Haunting” – At St. Pauls’ United Church on Monday, Oct 30 at 7pm, a unique cinema experience with a twist – the showing of the 1925 silent film version of The Phantom of the Opera, together with live, improvised organ accompaniment from David Drinkell. This is cinema as it used to be with a musician trying to capture the mood as the silent movie’s images flash across the silver screen.