Announcements November 12, 2017

Thank you to this week’s volunteers (Nov 12)

Offering Receivers: Brian Barnes, Paul Lawson, Mary Hossack, Stephen MacKay
Counters: Andrew Ottens, Brian Barnes, Paul Lawson, Vickie MacLeod
Scripture Reader: Calvin MacIntosh
Greeters: Mary Hossack
Coffee Hour: David & Leslee Dell
Nursery: Carol McEachen, Sheena Page
Church School: Jacqueline Howie Cleland, Jordan & Candace Schriver

Next week’s volunteers (Nov 19):

Offering Receivers: Al & Arlene MacDonald, Max & Mavis Cater
Counters: Andrew Ottens, Ron & Helen Bagnell, Andrew Speight
Scripture Reader: Andrew Speight
Greeters: Mavis & Max Cater
Coffee Hour: Tara Liefso
Nursery: Colleen & Tony Watson
Church School: Jacqueline Howie Cleland, Jordan & Candace Schriver

Dark Games – Jr/Sr high school event at the church this Sunday, Nov 12th from  6:00 to 8:00PM.

Search Committee – will meet on November 15 at 6:30pm.

Congregational Meeting Please join us following worship service on November 19th for the purpose of discussing the findings of the congregational survey.  Elder election ballots will also be distributed at this time.

Cookie Dough – The cookie dough has arrived, chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, ginger and shortbread at $10 a tub, an easy way to bake cookies. The sale is a fund raiser for the Mission Committee. For pickup see Juliet Davis on Sunday.

Get ready for The Great ADVENTure.  Friday, Dec 1st at 5pm. Pizza followed by activities for the children and church decorating for Advent.

Volunteering in 2018 –  Saint Andrew’s is blessed with many volunteers.   Please consider joining this dedicated group by adding your name to the volunteer roster for 2018.  Opportunities include: Offering Counter, Offering Receiver, Greeter, Scripture Reader, Coffee Hour Host, Nursery Helper or Church School Teacher. If you are interested in helping in any of these areas please contact the office at 454-9228 or  The new roster will begin in January.

Ten Thousand Villages Sale –  Nov 17th & Nov 18th at Wilmot United Church.

Christmas Nativity ‘Tea’ – Fri, Dec 1 from 2-4 pm at Nashwaaksis United Church, featuring a variety of lovely nativity scenes. Enjoy sandwiches and sweets along with tea and coffee.  Free-will donation.

Advent Retreat –  “Christmas Gifts That Won’t Break”, at St Andrews United Church in Harvey Dec 2 from 9-3.  Presenter is Marlene Phillips.  Lunch  is provided.  Cost $15.00.  To register call Marilyn Henry at 366-3599 or email at

Pulpit Supply Schedule:

  • Nov 12 – Rev. Canon William (Bill) MacMullin
  • Nov 19 – Jeanne Kaye Speight
  • Nov 26 – Andrew Speight