Bulletin Highlights: August 18-24
August 18 — Sunday Service 10:25 am
- Message by Pastor Mark Hughes
MONDAY – August 19
- Celebrate Recovery® — 7:00 pm A Christ-centered recovery program for every hurt, hang-up or habit. Everyone welcome. Contact email@example.com Meet at the Deer Lodge Community Center (323 Bruce Ave).
- You Serve for a Soft Serve — Volunteer in Kidz Rock for 2 weeks and the ice cream is on us! To sign up, email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Pastor Mark’s Book — Are you looking for a good summer read? Check out “A Greater Purpose”. Books can be purchased at the Welcome Centre for $16.00.
- Care Portal — A great big thank you to everyone who helped out with our most recent request of a backyard repair for a single mom. The family is happily enjoying their backyard thanks to you and CarePortal. Please contact Chris or Meagan at email@example.com for more info.
- Operation Christmas Child — Now is the time to think of Christmas for the less fortunate children of the world. While shopping this summer, add a few extra things to your shopping list and pick up something extra to place in a shoe box for a young boy or girl. These boxes will be available in late October. (NOTE: OCC no longer accepts candy for the shoeboxes.)
- MP3 Program (Young Adults 17-30) — Sept 3-Dec 8, 2019 Give God 3 months to change your life! Join the MP3 Program and serve God through church ministry and missions. Pick up an application form at the Welcome Centre.
- Newcomers Lunch — Sun, Sept 8 If you are new to the church, join us immediately following the service for a FREE lunch. We will meet in the Thompson Memorial Lounge (room just beyond the coffee service area). Sign up at the Welcome Centre. Childcare will be available.
- Volunteer Opportunities — Check out our First Impressions team at WWC. If you are looking for a place to get plugged in, come join one of our teams. From our coffee service team, to our Welcome Centre or ushers/greeters team, we would love to connect with you. For more information, or to get connected, contact Sharlene.
- Adult Water Baptism — If you are interested in being water baptized, or would like more information about water baptism, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- One-Day Women’s Retreat — Sat, Sept 28 Save the Date! More details to follow.
- Discovery — If you have recently come in to a relationship with Jesus, you may wonder…what is next? How do you follow Him? Or read the Bible? Or pray? Discover the answers through discipleship. Send us an email!
- Safe Families Canada — Safe Families Canada is a ministry that empowers churches to care for children in need with an unprecedented movement of compassion aimed at reducing child abuse and abandonment. Details at churchoftherock.ca/safe-families or email Pastor Danny.
AUGUST PRAYER FOCUS:
That our children and youth would find their value and identity in Christ. “Now this is what the Lord says….” fear not, I have redeemed you; I have summoned you by name, you are mine.” Isaiah 43:1