Church Fete: the BPC 2016 FETE will be held on Saturday 5th November 2016. There will be no second hand book stall this year, so please do not accept, collect or give books this year. Meetings will be announced in the weeks to come. Please pray for the day, and lead up to the FETE this year. Lewis Burrough, Fete Convener.
Hall Roof Fund: Balance of the $150,000 loan from the Glenburn TIF Capital Account as at 5th August, 2016 amounts to $101,680 – the repayment on the 5th August amounted to $2,790 increasing the total repaid for the 13 months to $48,320. Appreciation is extended to members of the Congregation who have been very generous over the 13 months with donations amounting to $20,640 or 42.72% of the amount refunded to Glenburn. Thank you. Pat Watts, Church Treasurer.
Financial Results for the 7 months ended 31st July, 2016: The financial results for the 7 months ended 31st July has been very discouraging with net loss of $30,593 compared to a budgeted loss of $17,997 – an unfavourable variance of minus $12,596. The total income for the 7 months is $134,985 compared to a budget of $145,945 – variance of minus $10,960 and expenditure was $165,578 compared to a budget of $163,941 – an unfavourable variance of $1,636. Pat Watts, Church Treasurer.
Offering Envelopes: for the next year are available for pick up at the back of the Church.
Connect Women’s Event: Ladies, you are invited to a presentation by Naomi Reed, Christian author & gifted story teller.
Topic: Freedom from Worry – What Wisdom does the Bible offer to help with life’s pressures?
Date: 22 October, 2016.
Time: 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm.
Venue: Church Hall.
RSVP: Sue Brown (9876 4602) or Brenda Minto (9980 6743) or email ua.gro.nairetybserptforceebnull@nemowtcennoc.