Church bulletin for Jan 31, 2021

January 31, 2021 Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany
Prelude: Larraine Kandal
Welcome: Sharing the congregational life
Call to worship
Song:  We are one in the Spirit #471
Prayers of confession
Assurance of God’s grace
Scripture readings: Psalm 119: 137-144, Isaiah 11: 1-9, Acts 2: 42-47
Message: Acts: The Life of the first Christian Community
(The Rev. Thomas Kim)
Song: Sunshine in my soul
Doxology: Give thanks
Prayers of dedication
Prayers of intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer (in unison) [sins/sin against us]
Hymn: Revive us again
Benediction: May the God of hope go with us every day #726
Postlude: Larraine Kandal

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, February 26th, 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!