Announcements

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If you have a prayer request, please write it down in our prayer book on the table at the entrance into worship. Your needs will be added to our community prayer. Thank you

If you have noticed someone missing from our congregation, please contact them by phone or visit them in person.    You may be their “angel”

What’s happening at St. Paul’s and in the community!

Dates to Remember (events with * more details below):

Pioneer Lodge Seniors Service                     Sun., November 24th  –  6:00 pm
GPRC Concert Choir at St Paul’s                  Sat., November 30th –  7:30 pm
Advent 1 – Peace                                          Sun., December 1st  – 10:00 am
–  Senior Bells playing in worship
Santa Claus Parade                                       Sun. December 1st – 1:00 pm
CGIT Vesper Service *                                  Sun., December 1st – 7:30 pm
Senior Bells at Festival of Carol’s*                Mon., December 2nd – 7:30 pm
Advent 2 – Hope                                           Sun., December 8th – 10:00 am
UCW Women’s Christmas Pot Luck*          Mon., December 9th – 6:00 pm
102 Street Stitchers *                                  Fri., December  13th – 10 am – 3:00 pm
Advent 3 – Joy – Pageant Sunday               Sun., December 15th – 10:00 am
GP Care Centre Seniors Service                   Sun., December 15th  –  4:00 pm
Advent 4 – Love                                             Sun., December 22nd – 10:00 am
Christmas Eve Candlelight Service               Tue., December 24th – 7:00 pm
– Senior Bells are playing at Candlelight service

Recurring Activities:
Beginner Bell Choir                                          Sun., 11:15 am  (starting Sept. 29th)
Bell Choir                                                          Mon., 7:00 pm  (starting Sept 30th)
Voice Enhancement Choir @ GPCC*              Tue., 10:30 am  (start again in Sept)
CGIT and Explorers                                         Tue., 7:00 pm
Tai Chi                                                               Wed., 10:00 am  and  5:30 pm
Adult Choir                                                       Thur., 7:30 pm

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Sunday December 1st  – 7:30 PM – CGIT Vesper Service –
“Putting ‘J’ into Christmas”  – will be presented by the St Paul’s CGIT group with Explorers. All are welcome and please join us for refreshments after.

Monday, December 2nd7:30 pmFestival of Carols
at St Joseph’s Catholic Church.   Bells of St Paul’s will be playing.
Tuesday, December 3rd – 7:30 pmFestival of Carols
at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church  –
We ask people who attend to bring items for the food bank or make a cash donation to the Salvation Army.

Calling all ladies of St. Paul’s and their friends, sisters, moms, aunts, granddaughters….. Please join us at our annual Christmas Potluck on
Monday, Dec. 9th at 6:00pm at St. Paul’s!
We will share a meal and fellowship, play some games and
have a few laughs!
Please bring a dish to share, your own plate and cutlery, A PURSE (for a game) and some items to contribute to 15 purses that we are making to be handed out to women who live on the streets. 

**Some ideas could be lip chap, feminine products, Kleenex packs, gloves, socks, chocolate bars, gift cards for coffee, even spare change!

 102 Street Stitchers second Friday of the month – 10:00 am – 3:00 pm – Friendship Room
Quilters and Crafters plan to meet once a month, bring a project, work together on a project, do a community or outreach project, whatever you choose! The Friendship Room is booked 10-3. Bring your lunch or coffee and goodies to share. Conversation and advice is free! If you want more info call Carla at the office or Gail Schau or Sherry Alstad.

The first Sunday of each month there is a second offering that is dedicated to local outreach.  Please consider donating “in good used condition” warm clothing such as mitts, gloves, socks, toques and bath towels for the Saint Lawrence Center. Thank you for your continued support.

Labyrinth Walks 7:00 pm
Please join us for meditation
an inward journey on a sacred path
November 17, December 15,
January 19, February 23, March 22 and May 2nd

Voice Enhancement Choir – Tuesdays – 10:30 am at Grande Prairie Care Centre 9705 – 94 Ave
The main goal of this choir is singing to maintain and improve vocal heath. As we age, we need to work to keep our voices strong. We just happen to have a lot of fun singing together while we do it!
Free to join & everyone welcome!

St. Paul’s has an easy fund raiser to help with the Church renovations. All you need to do is bag up all your empty bottles, cans and milk jugs and put our church id # 1468-2415 visible on each bag and drop them off at the bottle depot on Resources Road and before you leave, check in with the cashier and let them know how many bags/boxes or bottles/cans you dropped off.
*** $200.10 has been brought in since January 1, 2019***

The Communications Team is always looking for photographs! If you have any photos of recent St. Paul’s events, please forward them to Carla for use in newsletters, narrative reports etc.  Please let us know how we are doing with our messaging on the LED sign; in the Newsletter; on Facebook; and/or on the St. Paul’s website.

Would you like to put an announcement in the Sunday bulletin? Please have them to Carla in the Church office by Thursday’s at noon in order to have them in for the current week’s bulletin.

New to the church? Want a photo directory? See Carla in the church office to buy your copy for $15.00

Offering Envelopes – Making your donation using a set of offering envelopes is the easiest way to ensure you receive a tax receipt for your givings. If you don’t have a set of offering envelopes, and would like some, please contact Carla in the church office.

We are in need of Scripture Readers and Door Greeters every Sunday. Please sign the lists in the foyer if you would like to volunteer to help during the worship services. 

PLEASE be sure to check with Carla in the church office before you expect a room to be free for your use. Rooms booked with Carla in the office will have first priority.

Other pages you may want to check:

POWERPOINT SCHEDULE

Click on the link to view the schedule in PDF: Jun 2019 to Oct 2019 – Powerpoint Team