Events and Announcements

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Coming Events

 

 

FALL WORSHIP

 

Sunday, 10:30 a.m.

 


Sunday, Oct 21: A luncheon in honour of Rev. Angela J. Cluney will be held in Silverthorn Hall following worship on October 21st.  This will be Angela’s last official Sunday with us before she starts at her new congregation.

 

The Merry Market is returning on Saturday November 3rd, 2018

from 10 am-2 pm

Baked Goods and Craft Table

*New this year... Lunchroom!

Vendor Market

Silent Auction

Church School Fundraiser

This is a great way to start your Christmas shopping early, while building community spirit and having fun, all the while raising money for Presbyterians Sharing to meet our committed allocation of $24,000!!

 

Saturday, November 17 & 24: Annual Canned Goods Drive at St. Cuthbert’s Anglican Church, 1399 Bayview Avenue   November 17, 9:30 a.m. – 12:00 noon: Flyers will be distributed throughout the neighbourhood. November 24, 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon: The canned goods will be collected. Volunteers are very much needed for both Saturdays. For more information, please speak to Marg Rockingham rockingham19@bell.net or 416-423-4282.

 

Sunday, November 18: Evangel Hall Dinner & Worship at 5:30 pm. Please join us as we prepare and serve our next Evangel Hall dinner. Donations of spoons and Canadian Tire money for EVANGEL HALL are appreciated. Please place them in the box outside the Glebe Parlour.

 

Other Announcements:

 

PRESBYTERIANS SHARING: Teddies when available ($10/each), lap blankets ($25/each), hat & scarf sets ($15/set), scarves ($10 each), child’s hat & mitt set ($12/set), adult mitts ($8/pair), flannel mitts ($2/pair) and knit bed socks ($3/pair), are available, as well as money canisters for collecting your loose change for credit towards your offering donations. (Please be sure to put your name on your canister so we know who to credit.) Proceeds will go towards our 2018 Presbyterians Sharing allocation. 

 

 

The 70th Anniversary Edition of Leaside’s cookbook is available for purchase in the Parlour.  PRICE IS NOW: 3 for $10.

 

 

TRANSPORTATION TO CHURCH: We have set up an account with Beck Taxi. Taxi vouchers are available for those in need of a ride to church. Please contact Naomi in the church office, 416-422-0510.

 

 

 

Evangel Hall: We are collecting non-perishable food, mugs, spoons and Canadian Tire Money for Evangel Hall on an ongoing basis. Boxes for food & mug donations are in the Narthex and outside the church office; boxes for Canadian Tire money and spoons are on the square table in the hallway. Donations are taken to the Hall on dinner/worship Sundays throughout the year.

 

 

 

Do you enjoy meeting and greeting? We would love to have you join our roster of volunteers to serve as ushers for the Sunday worship services. If you are interested, please speak to one of the ministers or call the church office.

 

 

 

Have you been blessed with the gift of hospitality? Please share your gift with the congregation, by joining Leaside’s Coffee Team roster. Call Naomi in the church office.

 

 

 

Bethel Worship Centre: Community services continue on the second Wednesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.  This is a simple time of worship where all are welcome for spiritual refreshment and fellowship. The attractive and very accessible space at Bethel at 645 Millwood Rd., just a block west of Bayview, is 'senior-friendly' with good potential to serve the neighbourhood and our new congregation in helpful ways over the months to come.

 

 

 

AVGEN Fundraiser:

You can purchase your regular groceries, etc., and gas using gift cards for your favourite grocery store, pharmacy or gas station, and help the church raise funds at the same time! Simply order your gift cards through our Avgen Fundraising program then take the cards with you when you do your shopping. You can also buy a variety of retail cards to give away as gifts. Orders for gift cards will be sent to Avgen thefirst Wednesday of every month. Please have your orders to the church office by no later than 2:00 p.m. on the order day. Please make cheques payable to LEASIDE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH. Payment plans can be arranged if you are not able to pre-pay. Please call the church office to learn more.

For more information about Avgen, go to www.avgen.ca.

 

 

 

Flowers in the Sanctuary:

If you would like to place flowers in the sanctuary in memory of a loved one, please follow these three simple steps:

  • sign your name on the flower calendar for the appropriate date on the bulletin board outside the office,

  • provide the church office with the information you would like in the bulletin by the Wednesday before and

  • purchase the flowers, and bring them Sunday morning or arrange for delivery before 2 p.m. on the preceding Friday.

 

 

If you would like to receive Leaside's newsletters via email, please contact the church office at admin@leasidepresbyterianchurch.ca .

 

 

 

Anyone wishing a set of offering envelopes, please speak to one of the ministers, or call Naomi in the church office.

 

 

 

Pre-Authorized Remittance (PAR) Cards are available in the Narthex and outside the church office for PAR participants to use during the offering. Also, PAR information pamphlets can be found in the Narthex and outside the church office in the hanging container on the wall, for anyone interested in signing up, or, for more information about the program please call the church office.