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Church Bulletin for May 10th, Mother’s Day Worship Service

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE 10 AM, SUNDAY

FIFTH SUNDAY OF EASTER, MOTHER’S DAY 

Welcome: Don Blaak
Song: I will call upon the Lord #408
Scripture Readings: Psalm 78: 1-7    2 Timothy 1: 5, 3: 14-15

Message:  What shall we pass on? The Rev. Thomas Kim
Hymn:  Happy the home when God is there #703
Sharing the congregational life
Prayer Prayers of dedication and intercession followed by the Lord’s Prayer
Hymn: Tell me the old, old story #499
Benediction: The Rev. Thomas Kim

CHANGE TO CHURCH OFFICE HOURS :Until further notice, Janet will only be in the office on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 9am-12noon. You can also contact Rev. Thomas Kim at (778) 598-2214. Thank you.

ONLINE WORSHIP: People of Calvin Church, we could use your help! We are looking for individuals to help up with our online worship services by providing video recordings of the weekly scripture readings and sharing. For those with a computer, laptop or smartphone, this can be very easy. If you are interested and would like more details, please contact Don Blaak at 604-866-3710, or email worship@calvinpresbyterian.ca.

HELP AVAILABLE: If you are in need of any kind of help during the COVID-19 crisis, please contact Ken Gilbank at (604) 859-2356. He would love to help in any way that he can.

TODAY DEVOTIONAL BOOKLETS :The May / June TODAY devotional booklets are available at the welcome centre in both regular and large print. Please drop in during church office hours if you would like to pick up a copy. Thank you.

ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK: Please drop off food bank items at the church during office hours (Wednesday and Friday from 9am-12noon). Carole Sookdeo will continue to pick up and deliver the items. Thank you for your support.

“It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of beloved husband and father, Gill (Dennis) Bodkin.” Left to cherish his memories are his wife Jean of 67 years, children (Kenneth, Jeffrey, and Lori), 5 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Gill was a long-time member of Calvin Presbyterian Church. Please keep Jean and her family in your prayers.

Church bulletin for Sunday, May 3rd, 2020

May 3rd, 2020 10 a.m.
Fourth Sunday of Easter

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE

10 AM, SUNDAY

www.CalvinLife.ca

Welcome                                           Don Blaak

Hymn                                                 To God be the glory                              #350

Scripture Readings                      Psalm 40: 1-4; Leviticus 13: 45-46; Matthew 8: 1-4

Message                                            Touching despite Social Distancing (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Sharing the congregational life

Prayers of dedication and intercession followed by the Lord’s Prayer

Song                                                   Be still and know that I am God         #64

Benediction                                    The Rev. Thomas Kim

CHANGE TO CHURCH OFFICE HOURS
Until further notice, Janet will only be in the office on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 9am-12noon. You can also contact Rev. Thomas Kim at (778) 598-2214. Thank you.

People of Calvin Church, we could use your help! We are looking for individuals to help up with our online worship services by providing video recordings of the weekly scripture readings and sharing. For those with a computer, laptop or smartphone, this can be very easy. If you are interested and would like more details, please contact Don Blaak at         604-866-3710, or email worship@calvinpresbyterian.ca.

HELP AVAILABLE
If you are in need of any kind of help during the COVID-19 crisis, please contact                    Ken Gilbank at (604) 859-2356. He would love to help in any way that he can.

TODAY DEVOTIONAL BOOKLETS
The May / June TODAY devotional booklets are available at the welcome centre in both         regular and large print.
Please drop in during church office hours if you would like to pick up a copy. Thank you.

ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK
Please drop off food bank items at the church during office hours (Wednesday and Friday  from 9am-12noon). Carole Sookdeo will continue to pick up and deliver the items.                    Thank you for your support.

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE on Youtube
10 AM SUNDAY

Check our website: CALVINLIFE.CA for the link

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

Church Bulletin for Sunday, April 26th, 2020

April 26th, 2020 10 a.m.
Third Sunday of Easter

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE

10 AM, SUNDAY

www.CalvinLife.ca

Welcome                                                     Don Blaak

Hymn                                                            When morning gilds the skies                   #438

Children’s Time                                         Puppet Show by Alexa & William

Scripture Readings                                  Psalm 92: 1-5, John 20: 14-31

Message                                                       My Lord My God (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Sharing the congregational life
Prayers of dedication and intercession followed by the Lords’ Prayer

Hymn                                                            Those who wait on the Lord                      #662

Benediction                                               The Rev. Thomas Kim

 

CHANGE TO CHURCH OFFICE HOURS
Please note that starting next week, the church office hours will be temporarily reduced. Until further notice, Janet will only be in the office on Wednesday and Friday mornings from 9am-12noon. You can also contact Rev. Thomas Kim at (778) 598-2214. Thank you.

People of Calvin Church, we could use your help! We are looking for individuals to help up with our online worship services by providing video recordings of the weekly scripture readings and sharing. For those with a computer, laptop or smartphone, this can be very easy. If you are interested and would like more details, please contact Don Blaak at         604-866-3710, or email worship@calvinpresbyterian.ca.

HELP AVAILABLE
If you are in need of any kind of help during the COVID-19 crisis, please contact Ken Gilbank at (604) 859-2356. He would love to help in any way that he can.

ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK
We are still collecting items for the Food Bank. If you would like to donate, please drop off your items at the church during office hours (Wednesday and Friday from 9am-12noon). Due to COVID-19, the Food Bank inventory is low, and any donations would be greatly appreciated. Some suggestions are canned meat, canned fruit and vegetables, soup, mac and cheese, canned tuna, salmon and sardines, and peanut butter.
Carole Sookdeo will continue to pick up and deliver the items. Thank you for your                     continued support.

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE on Youtube
10 AM SUNDAY

Check our website: CALVINLIFE.CA for the link

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

Church Bulletin for Sunday, April 19, 2020

April 19th 2020 10 a.m.
Second Sunday of Easter

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE

10 AM, SUNDAY

www.CalvinLife.ca

Welcome                                             Sharing the congregational life

Hymn                                                    I danced in the morning/ Lord of the dance    #250

Children’s Time                                Puppet Show by Alexa & William

Scripture Readings                         Psalm 16: 1-11;  Luke 24: 13-24;  Luke 24: 25-35

Message                                              The risen Lord is walking with you (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Sharing                                               The Calvin Family

Prayers of dedication and intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer

Hymn                                                   In the bulb there is a flower                                     #674

Benediction                                      The Rev. Thomas Kim

SUNDAY BULLETIN PRAYER LIST
Calvin is a praying congregation. If you would like others to pray for you, please contact      Janet in the church office at office@calvinpresbyterian.ca or (604) 859-6902, or Margaret at (604) 853-6623, to add your name to the Sunday bulletin prayer list.

People of Calvin Church, we could use your help! We are looking for individuals to help up with our online worship services by providing video recordings of the weekly scripture readings and sharing. For those with a computer, laptop or smartphone, and a Gmail account, this can be very easy. If you are interested and would like more details, please contact Don Blaak at 604-866-3710, or email worship@calvinpresbyterian.ca.

ABBOTSFORD FOOD BANK
We are still collecting items for the Food Bank. If you would like to donate, please drop off your items at the church during office hours (Tuesday – Friday from 9AM – 2PM). Due to COVID-19, the Food Bank inventory is low, and any donations would be greatly appreciated. Some suggestions are canned meat, canned fruit and vegetables, soup, mac and cheese, canned tuna, salmon and sardines, and peanut butter.
Carole will continue to pick up and deliver the items. Thank you for your continued support.

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE on Youtube
10 AM SUNDAY

Check our website: CALVINLIFE.CA for the link

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

Church bulletin for Easter Sunday, April 12th

April 12th 2020 10 a.m.
Easter Sunday
WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE

10 AM, SUNDAY

www.CalvinLife.ca

Welcome                                             Sharing the congregational life

Hymn                                                    Alleluia, alleluia, give thanks to the risen Lord   #260  

Easter Reading                                 Easter Sunday

Children’s Time                               Bigfoot and Razzberry

Scripture Readings                        Psalm 118: 14-24;  1 Corinthians 15: 50-58;  Matthew 28: 1-10

Message                                              He is Lord (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Hymn                                                   He is Lord                                                                          #252

Prayers of dedication and intercession followed by the Lord’s Prayer

Hymn                                                   Thine be the glory                                                        #258

Benediction                                      The Rev. Thomas Kim

 

SUNDAY BULLETIN PRAYER LIST
Calvin is a praying congregation. If you would like others to pray for you, please contact Janet in the church office at office@calvinpresbyterian.ca or (604) 859-6902, or Margaret at (604) 853-6623, to add your name to the Sunday bulletin prayer list.

People of Calvin Church, we could use your help! We are looking for individuals to help up with our online worship services by providing video recordings of the weekly scripture readings. For those with a computer, laptop or smartphone, and a Gmail account, this can be very easy. If you are interested and would like more details, please contact Don Blaak at 604-866-3710, or email worship@calvinpresbyterian.ca.

 

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE on Youtube
10 AM SUNDAY

Check our website: CALVINLIFE.CA for the link

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

 

Church Bulletin for Sunday, April 5, 2020

April 5th 2020 10 a.m.
Palm Sunday

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE
10 AM, SUNDAY
www.CalvinLife.ca

Welcome                                             Sharing the congregational life

Hymn                                                    Hosanna, Loud Hosanna                                    #218

Lenten reading                                 Palm Sunday

Scripture Readings                         Psalm 118: 19-29;  Zechariah 9:9;  Mark 11: 1-10

Message                                              Jesus riding on a colt (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Prayer Prayers of thanksgiving and intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer

Hymn                                                     Sent forth by your blessing                              #775

Benediction                                        The Rev. Thomas Kim

 

SUNDAY BULLETIN PRAYER LIST
Calvin is a praying congregation. If you would like others to pray for you, please contact Janet in the church office at office@calvinpresbyterian.ca or (604) 859-6902, or Margaret at (604) 853-6623, to add your name to the Sunday bulletin prayer list.

HELP WITH GROCERY SHOPPING
If you are in need of help with grocery shopping, or are feeling isolated and just need someone to talk to, please contact Jo at (604) 866-3710. She would love to help in any way that she can.

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE on Youtube
10 AM SUNDAY

Check our website: CALVINLIFE.CA for the link

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

Church Bulletin for Sunday, March 29, 2020

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE

   10 AM  SUNDAY

www.CalvinLife.ca

Welcome                                    Sharing the congregational life

Hymn                                           Great is thy faithfulness                                  #324

Lenten reading                        The Fifth Sunday in Lent

Children’s Time                       Puppet Show by Alexa & William

Scripture Readings                Psalm 66: 8-20; Job 23: 8-10; Matthew 5: 1-4

Message                                      Lent: Comfort (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Prayers of Dedication and Intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer

Hymn                                           It is well with my soul

Benediction                             The Rev. Thomas Kim

 

SUNDAY BULLETIN PRAYER LIST
Calvin is a praying congregation. If you would like others to pray for you, please contact Janet in the church office at office@calvinpresbyterian.ca or (604) 859-6902, or Margaret at (604) 853-6623, to add your name to the Sunday bulletin prayer list.

LANDSCAPING ANNOUNCEMENT
Donations of grass cuttings or leaves to put on the flower beds in the parking lot would be greatly appreciated. For further information, please call Jonathan at (778) 878-2572. Thank you.

HELP WITH GROCERY SHOPPING
If you are in need of help with grocery shopping, or are feeling isolated and just need someone to talk to, please contact Jo at (604) 866-3710. She would love to help in any way that she can.

WATCH ONLINE WORSHIP SERVICE on Youtube
10 AM SUNDAY

Check our website: CALVINLIFE.CA for the link

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

 

Church Bulletin for Sunday, March 22, 2020

Fourth Sunday in Lent

Welcome                        Sharing the congregational life

Hymn                               Joyful, joyful, we adore you                     #193

Lenten reading             The Fourth Sunday in Lent

Scripture Readings     Psalm 23: 1-6; Acts 27: 21-26; Mark 4: 35-41

Message                          Lent: The Storms (The Rev. Thomas Kim)

Prayer Prayers of thanksgiving and intercession
followed by the Lord’s Prayer

Hymn                               Blessed assurance, Jesus is mine           #687

Benediction                  The Rev. Thomas Kim

 

SUNDAY BULLETIN PRAYER LIST
Calvin is a praying congregation. If you would like others to pray for you, please contact         Janet in the church office at office@calvinpresbyterian.ca or (604) 859-6902, or                         Margaret  Allan at (604) 853-6623, to add your name to the Sunday bulletin prayer list.

LANDSCAPING ANNOUNCEMENT
Donations of grass cuttings or leaves to put on the flower beds in the parking lot would be greatly appreciated. For further information, please call Jonathan at (778) 878-2572.  Thank you.

HELP WITH GROCERY SHOPPING
If you are in need of help with grocery shopping, or are feeling isolated and just need someone to talk to, please contact Jo Blaak at (604) 309-7976. She would love to help in anyway she can.

Due to Coronavirus, all church worship services, activities and programs are cancelled until further notice.

NEW MEMBER’S CLASSES – POSTPONED
New membership classes will be offered following the Sunday service April 19th, 26th, May 10th, 17th. If you would like to become a member of Calvin Presbyterian church, please speak to Pastor Thomas Kim for more information. The reception of new members will be May 31st.

ABBOTSFORD PRAYER BREAKFAST
Due to COVID-19 pandemic, the 31st annual Abbotsford Prayer Breakfast has been POSTPONED to September 30th, 2020. Tickets will remain at early-bird pricing until September 1st. For more information, please contact Rebecca Noort at abbotsfordprayerbreakfast@gmail.com

Gallery 7 Theatre’s production of The Secret Garden, scheduled to open on March 27th, 2020, has been POSTPONED due to Coronavirus. The new opening date will be announced on their website www.gallery7theatre.com

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
Bethesda Christian Association is seeking to employ a Finance Assistant to provide assistance to the Chief Financial Officer at their Provincial Office, located in Abbotsford, BC. For more information, or to apply, please visit https://www.bethesdabc.com/careers.html