Westminster News 
13 October 2019

Prayers & Praise

  • Dear Westminster Church: thank you so much for your support of us, your generosity knows no bounds. We are truly blessed to be a part of such a loving, supportive community—love, Nathan and Brandon.
  • Please keep the congregation and staff of St. Paul’s United Church in Beausejour Manitoba in your thoughts and prayers this week.

Coming up in Worship

  • October 20 Dr. Neil Craton, guest speaker
  • November 3 Anniversary Sunday and 7 pm Jazz Vespers
  • November 10 Rev. Don McIntyre
  • November 17 Stewardship 1
  • November 24 Stewardship 2

Rose Window Campaign

Georgine and Jim Palmquist would like to invite you to a fundraising dinner for the Rose Window Campaign on Sunday, November 10th at their home, 48 Purcell Avenue. The cost is $35 per person (tax receipt issued by Westminster Church)
RSVP 204-775-1939 by October 30th. Limited seating, call early!

This Week at Westminster

  • Sunday, October 13
    • Morning Worship, Sanctuary: 10:30 to 11:30 am
    • Poole / Johnston Wedding, Sanctuary: 4:00 pm
  • Monday, October 14
    • Thanksgiving Day: building closed
  • Tuesday, October 15
    • Knitters, Chapel: 10:00 am to noon
    • Staff, Library: 12:00 to 1:00 pm
    • Westminster Housing Society, Library: 5:15 to 6:30 pm
    • Tai Chi, Lecture Hall: 5:30 to 6:30 pm
    • Beavers, Concert Hall: 6:30 to 7:45 pm
    • Cubs, Gym: 6:30 to 8:00 pm
    • Venturers, Board Room: 6:30 to 8:30 pm
  • Wednesday, October 16
    • Families Anonymous, Library: 1:00 to 3:00 pm
    • Y-Not Karate?, Lecture Hall: 6:00 to 8:00 pm
    • Scouts, Gym: 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • Thursday, October 17
    • Quilters, Library: 10:30 am to 2:30 pm
    • Tai Chi, Lecture Hall: 5:30 to 6:30 pm
    • Centering Prayer, Sanctuary: 5:45 to 6:45 pm
    • Choir, Sanctuary: 7:00 to 8:30 pm
  • Friday, October 18
    • Y-Not Karate?, Gym: 6:00 to 8:00 pm
    • Bell Tower Community Café & Winnipeg Harvest Food Bank: 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • Sunday, October 20
    • Morning Worship, Sanctuary: 10:30 to 11:30 am

Job posting

Trinity United Church in Fort Richmond is looking to hire a casual, part time, administrative assistant to cover office duties during our regular office administrative assistant’s medical absence. If you like connecting with people and have good computer skills (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, emails), please email your resume/cover letter to the TUC office at tuc@mymts.net . Please pass this announcement along to anyone you think may be interested.

Winter Blues

‘Winter Blues,’ presented by Kellie Williams, Canadian Mental Health Association, Wpg. Branch. The Community Health and Wellbeing Program will take place at Temple Shalom, 1077 Grant Ave. at 1:30, Wednesday, Nov.6, 2019. All are welcome, especially those over 55. Entrance is free. Refreshments provided.

Harvest Sale & Lunch at Harrow

Saturday October 19, 2019 – Harvest Sale & Lunch at Harrow United Church – 955 Mulvey Avenue. Join us from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm to browse through the treasures, home baking, Christmas items, honey, crafts and cards. Stay and enjoy a delicious lunch. All are welcome. For more information call HUC office at (204) 284-0079.

Greening Sacred Spaces

‘Greening Sacred Spaces’ is an event being organized by Faithful Footprints and Purpose Construction (social enterprise trades training company) on Oct 20th at St. Mary’s Road United Church, 7pm. It brings in speakers from across Canada to talk about cost effective ways to sustainably steward faith buildings and reduce environmental impact, while working together with the social enterprise sector to maximize social impact as we work.