Church bulletin for Jan 24, 2021

January 24, 2021  Third Sunday after the Epiphany
Prelude: Veronika Klassen
Welcome: Sharing the congregational life
Call to worship
Hymn: Come, thou fount
Prayers of confession
Assurance of God’s grace
Scripture readings: Psalm 119: 129-136, Joel 2: 28-32, Acts 2: 36-41
Message: Acts: Peter’s Sermon (The Rev. Thomas Kim)
Hymn: Lord, I’m coming home
Offering
Doxology: All praise and thanks to God
Prayers of dedication
Sharing
Prayers of intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer (in unison) [sins/sin against us]
Hymn: My Saviour’s love
Benediction: Three-fold amen #780
Postlude: Veronika Klassen

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS: The church office is open on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 9am – 12noon.

*The winter issue of the Presbyterian Connection Newspaper is available at the welcome centre in the Gathering Space. Please stop by during office hours if you would like to pick up a copy. Thank you

 TODAY DEVOTIONALS: The January/February TODAY Devotional booklet is available in the Gathering Space in both regular and large print. Please stop by during office hours if you would like to pick up a copy. Thank you

 ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK: Carole Sookdeo will come to the church once a month to collect the food bank donations from the blue bins. The next pickup will be on Friday, January 29th, so please bring your donations in prior to this date.  Thank you.

 2021 BOXED ENVELOPES: The 2021 boxed envelopes have been prepared and can be picked up at the church office during office hours.

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING: The Annual General Meeting will be held via Zoom on Wednesday, March 3rd at 7PM.

JIGSAW PUZZLES: Are you looking for something fun to do while spending time at home? We have a small collection of jigsaw puzzles that can be signed out at the church office during office hours. There are some that are 300, 500 and 600 pieces. If you have some puzzles that you would like to donate to the collection that would be great! To be in line with COVID restrictions, we will hold back returned or new incoming puzzles for 4 days before putting them into circulation. If you are not driving at this time and would like one or two puzzles to work on, you can call Marilyn Instant @  604-855-9124, Don Blaak @ 604-866-3710 or Marilyn Ingram @ 604-859-7214 and we will drop off a couple at your door. Let’s keep our brains exercised!

ADDRESS CHANGES: Tax receipts will be mailed out this year for your contributions in 2020. Please advise the office as soon as possible if you have had an address change this year that we may not be aware of. Thank you.