THIS WEEK AT PORT WALLIS UNITED CHURCH
9:15am Morning Praise
9:00am FOOD (sandwich making)
7:30pm Choir Practice
1:00pm Al – Anon Meeting
9:15am Morning Praise
10:30am Worship and Sunday School Registration
Noon VBS Reunion
PLEASE REMEMBER TO TAKE YOUR ANNOUNCEMENT SHEET HOME TO KNOW WHAT IS HAPPENING IN OUR
CHURCH MEETINGS FOR THE CALENDAR:
September 12th Pastoral Care 10:00am
September 12th Trustees 7:00pm
September 14th 100 Kids United 6:00pm
September 16th Session Noon
September 16th Stewards 7:00pm
September 19th Official Board 7:00pm
READERS & GREETERS ~ We are looking for folks to greet or read the Scripture Lessons for the 10:30 am Worship Service. If you are interested in one of these ministries, please sign the sheet at the back of the sanctuary.
BAPTISMAL CLASS ~ Saturday, September 15th from 10:00am – 2:00pm. Come and explore the origins, meanings and Theology of Baptism. All are welcome. Please call the Church office (902-435-3644) to register.
FALL NEWSLETTER ~ Please send along your submission by September 16th to Kathy Colaiacovo kathy (AT) pepperitmarketing.com or the church office email@example.com. We offer a business card size ad to businesses for $20. per issue. It is a great way to reach people right in our community.
PRAYER CIRCLE IN OUR CONGREGATION
If you want to add someone to our prayer circle, please let us know at the office (902-435-3644). As well, if someone is in the hospital, please let us know. In your prayers, remember Reta M,Brian G, Anne H, Mary S, Blaine P,Johnny V, Dorothy G, Joan McC, Lucy D,John G, Rebecca C, Sandy and Woody.
FAMILY FUN NITE ~ Saturday, September 15th 5:30~7:00 pm
Come for English muffin pizzas and games to get the Fall started. Please sign up, so we know how many will be joining us!
VOLUNTEER FOOD HANDLING COURSE ~ All those who bring food to the church, those who serve, those that package for take out are encouraged to attend this 3hr session, Saturday, September 22nd, 9:00 – Noon. Please speak to Wally to sign up or contact the church office.
“SOUPER MOVIE NIGHT!” Friday, September 28th
We will be serving Homemade Soup and Rolls starting at 6pm with the movie starting at 7pm. As usual there is no charge (freewill offerings are appreciated), with popcorn and refreshments available during the movie. This movie is based on the Newberry Medal winning children’s Book, by Katherine Paterson published in 1977.
“Bridge to Terabithia” is a PG rated movie that deals with friendship, bullying, death, and faith.
Q & A SOUP SUNDAY ~ At the 10:30 worship service…Ivan will be taking your questions and then plan to stay for a bowl of homemade soup and fellowship on September 30th.
FOOD PROGRAM ~ Is in need of flakes of chicken and turkey for making sandwiches for Margaret’s House on the first Thursday of each month. Thank you for your continued support of our outreach projects.
SPIRIT CAFÉ – Sponsored by Dartmouth Area United Churches. Please join us on Tuesday, 4 September for discussion on the topic “Pilgrimage: Is it just a Journey?” At Machum Cafe (was Ma Belles Cafe) on Ochterloney Street from 5:30-6:30 pm. A limited menu from the Café will be available. For further information, please contact Mark Hazen at 902-476-1280.
POVERTY SOLUTIONS WORKSHOP All are welcome to attend a 1-day workshop exploring opportunities for the United Churches of Dartmouth to work together to combat poverty in our communities. The purpose of the day is to identify 4 to 5 possible pilot projects that the Churches, as a group, could take on, in response to the 129 Ideas for Action and community needs identified in the United Way’s Building Poverty Solutions community report. Tea and refreshments will be served, but attendees should bring a brown-bag lunch. Cost: Free | When: Saturday, September 22nd, 9am-3pm | Where: Woodlawn United Church. Please RSVP to help us plan, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or 902 464 1240.
Port Wallis Mission Statement
An open, evolving community, discovering spirituality, enriching life for all.