Church Bulletin for May 30, 2021 (75th Anniversary Service)

May 30, 2021  75th Anniversary Service
Prelude: Veronika Klassen
Call to worship
Hymn: The Church’s one foundation #479
Prayers of confession
Assurance of God’s grace
Scripture readings: Psalm 150, 1 Corinthians 4: 1-5, James 4: 13-17, Matthew 25: 14-18
Children’s Time: Razzberry
75th Anniversary Historic Overview
Message:  A good and faithful servant (The Rev. Thomas Kim)
Hymn: What a friend we have in Jesus #746
Sharing: Frank Keis, Sarah Fowler
Doxology: Praise God from whom all blessings flow
Prayers of dedication & intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer (in unison) [sins/sin against us]
Hymn: God of grace and God of glory #490
Benediction: Go now in peace
Postlude: Larraine Kandal

75TH ANNIVERSARY: 75th Church Anniversary Celebration begins TODAY, May 30th, 2021, and will continue through the month of June. We have set up a display of artifacts and recollections in the gathering space with the theme of PAST, PRESENT and FUTURE. Thank you to everyone for your contributions.

Calvin’s 75th Anniversary Services

May 30  Thanksgiving for the Past, the Present and the Future

June 6    Communion and Induction of New Elder

June 13  Welcoming church

June 20  Children and Youth (Graduation Sunday)

June 27  Passing on to the next generation

New Elders’ Election: We are pleased to announce that Beverley Albon is now our new elder. The induction service for Beverley will take place on Sunday, June 6th.

ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK: Please continue to bring in your food bank donations. Ken Gilbank will do the next pick up on Friday, June 25th. Thank you.

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 or Don Blaak @ 604-866-3710 and we will drop off a couple at your door. Let’s keep our brains exercised!

YOUTH: This is the time of year when some of our youth may be graduating from elementary school, junior high school, high school, college, or university, and we wish to acknowledge and applaud their achievements. If you are graduating, or would like to recognize someone who is, please contact the church office by Friday, June 11th, at the very latest. Graduation Sunday will be June 20th. You can call Janet at (604) 859-6902 or email  Thank you.