Westminster News 
8 July 2018

Random notes …

  • This week in the Winnipeg Presbytery prayer cycle we remember Augustine United Church
  • Our condolences to the family and friends of longtime member of Westminster, Allan Denton, who died July 1st. Allan became a member in May of 1948. As per Allan’s wishes, there will not be a funeral service.
  • The summer edition of These Days devotional books are now available on the narthex and hall tables. There are also a small number of large print copies available. To place a copy on hold, please call the office.

Sherri’s Summer plans

Holidays: July 2nd to August 6th inclusive (back on Tuesday, August 7th)
— thanks to Rev. Don McIntyre for providing the services of worship and emergency pastoral care while Sherri is away; thanks to Lynne Mavins for filling in for Don Menzies today; and thanks also to Merina Perry for singing the solo today.

This Week at Westminster

  • Sunday, July 8
    • Morning Worship, Sanctuary: 10:30 to 11:30 am
  • Tuesday, July 10
    • Tai Chi, Lecture Hall: 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Wednesday, July 11
    Families Anonymous, Library: 1:00 to 3:00 pm
  • Thursday, July 12
    • Tai Chi, Lecture Hall: 5:30 to 6:30 pm
  • Friday, July 13
    • Belltower Community Café: 6:30 to 8:30 pm
  • Sunday, July 15
    • Morning Worship, Sanctuary: 10:30 to 11:30 am

Thinking about your summer reading list?

The Inner and Outer Connections committee will be offering 3 “book study” evenings this coming fall/winter (dates/times TBA). Books that will be discussed:

  • The Pagan Christ: Recovering the Lost Light (2004), by Tom Harpur
  • Grounded: Finding God in the World: a Spiritual Revolution (2015) by Diana Butler Bass
  • Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks (2018), by Diana Butler Bass

Why not get a jump start on your reading, and do some spiritual exploring at the same time? Happy summer reading!