Great Things Happen Here!!
& Thursdays: Medfit Rehab will
be offering various exercise classes. between 9:00 and 11:00
a.m. For more information or to register, call Medfit
Leaside Luncheon 12:15 pm in the Glebe Parlour
Change of speaker: Chris Rockingham will present on his experiences as a geologist
Random Tour of a Mineral Exploration Career". Katherine Allen & Gladys Stover will present on their 2008 Eastern
European trip on January 17, 2018. Please bring a bagged
lunch. Dessert and beverages will be provided. Everyone
Medfit Open House
9:30 am in the Glebe Parlour
in what the Medfit classes are all about? Join
us for an OPENHOUSE on Oct 26.
A short presentation, demonstration, and
Oct 29: Reformation/Anniversary Sunday 2017 marks 500
years since the Reformation. October 31, 1517, was the day
that a German monk called Martin Luther nailed his 95 theses
(discussion topics) to the door of the church in Wittenberg,
northern Germany. From this point, many dramatic events were
to follow, which transformed the church across Europe.Our
worship will mark the occasion through prayer and hymns,
scripture and sermon. Guest trumpeter: Dave Dunlop.
will be followed by our annual Anniversary luncheon. Anyone
interested in helping with the luncheon, please speak to
Nov 1: Avgen gift card orders are due. A percentage
of your gift card purchase will go into Leaside’s
fundraising revenue account. Order forms are available
outside the church office.
email or phone your orders to the church office by no later
than 2 pm on the order dates.
you for your support of our outreach and witness and
November 4 from 10:00 to 2:00: MERRY MARKET
the malls and shop local at Leaside Presbyterian Church on
Saturday November 4th, 2017 from 10am – 2pm for our
The Merry Market features a bake and craft sale, silent
auction, accessories room, family photo booth, and vendor
market. Free entrance and parking at 670 Eglinton Ave East.
For more information,
contact Mary Kopman at 416-485-2443 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
PLEASE NOTE that our vendor tables are now FULL.
November 5: Remembrance Sunday
trumpeter: Dave Dunlop We remember those who gave their
lives, and in a time of international instability, we
consider the impact of war.
Services at Bethel Centre, 7:30 p.m.
Millwood Road (one block west of Bayview):
17 and Dec 1: Summer Kid’s Club, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
a church we reach out and welcome children from the
community to foster friendships, to share the love of Jesus,
and to have a good time!
and youth helpers are greatly appreciated. Please speak to
Rev. Angela or call the church office to register or to
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
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 2017 Presbyterians Sharing
allocation of $26,000.
70th Anniversary Edition of Leaside’s cookbook is
available for purchase in the Parlour. PRICE IS NOW: $10 each or 3 for
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.
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
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
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.
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
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.
information about Avgen, go to www.avgen.ca.
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
provide the church office
with the information you would like in the bulletin by the Wednesday
purchase the flowers, and bring them
Sunday morning or arrange for delivery before 2 p.m. on the
If you would like to receive
Leaside's newsletters via
email, please contact the church office at email@example.com
Anyone wishing a set of offering
envelopes, please speak to one of the
ministers, or call Naomi in the church office.
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.