Church Membership and Baptism Classes: there has been a change in venue and dates for these classes. The class will now meet at Rosemary and Andy Williamson’s place on April 23rd and April 30th. For further details please see Andy.
Parenting Seminar: will run today Sunday March 26th and next Sunday April 2nd, 3:00pm – 5:00pm, in the Church Hall. It will be taken by Roger Stonehouse an experienced psychologist and school counsellor and will cover the topics of encouragement, discipline, forming positive relationships with children, parental expectations, helping children grow in their faith and responding to bullying and peer pressure. Please indicate to the minister whether you would like to attend.
PWA Meeting Tuesday 4th April: at 10.00 am in the Lower Hall. Guest Speaker: Colin Johnston will present “Colin’s Odyssey” followed by a soup and roll lunch. Donation $2.00. All ladies welcome.
Ordination and Induction of Ray Brown: Notice is given that if any person has any objection to offer against the life or doctrine of Ray Brown they must give that objection in writing to the Session Clerk on or before 16th April 2017. If no relevant objection is lodged Session will proceed to the ordination and induction at the 8.45 service on 23rd April 2017.
Welcome to New Beecroft Residents: Session has decided to door knock and welcome each resident living in the new unit blocks in Hannah and Chapman Streets. If you would like to help do this please contact Rod Best, Session Clerk.
New Bible Study Booklets: on Genesis chapters 5 to 11 are now available for group and/or individual use. Please contact Sarah in the church office for copies.
The Lord’s Supper: will be celebrated at the 8:45am service next Sunday 2nd April. For the 10:30 service it will be post-poned until 9th April, due to the Amazing Love Family Program.
Our Offering on Good Friday: will go towards supporting PresAid’s Easter Appeal. To date Presbyterian’s Assisting Development have been able to provide over $1,000,000 to overseas aid projects of a practical nature as well as those with a theological focus. This year funding will go to: Uganda to provide educational support for vulnerable children by building a primary school for girls; and in Zambia to Chasefu Theological College which trains pastors for the church in Africa. Further information is available on the noticeboard in the hall.