Seagrave United Church News Dec 4, 2017

What a foggy, foggy day! The worst fog we have had this year.

Several Seagraver's attended the Crusin' Classics Car Club's annual Christmas dinner on Sunday at Colonel Mustards.

Betty Lou Beacock has returned from a cruise and a visit to Florida.

Happy Birthday wishes to Lori Cannon (Dec. 4) and Bailey Taylor (Dec. 6).

Get Well thoughts for all those who are fighting the seasonal bugs and germs.

The Church is looking for an old trailer that the church sign can be mounted on to move it short distances. Please contact Rick @ 985-8383 or by email at barberick@sympatico.ca

If you wish to place a POINSETTIA in memory of a loved one, please contact Diane at dpuckrin@yahoo.ca or 905-985-2489. Please write down the names in memory of and yours so that she has the correct spelling. Names must be submitted by Sunday, Dec. 10th. Poinsettias to be brought to the church on Dec. 17th.

We are collecting good used coats, scarves, hats, mitts etc. to be distributed to the homeless in the Oshawa area. There is a box for these items.

SCUGOG FOOD BANK COLLECTION of non-perishable items until Dec. 17th. Box at rear of church.

Dec.  8 - 7:00pm  Greenbank United Church Sunday School Christmas Concert Special guests Black Light Puppeteers and the big man from the North Pole will follow the children's presentation.
Dec.  9 - 8:30 a.m. MEN'S BREAKFAST GROUP. All men welcome.
Dec. 17 - 7:30 pm - Advent III Christmas Cantata at Greenbank: “Magnificat” by Stu Beaudoin, with choir and orchestra, as well as sing-along carols. Come celebrate the joy of God’s Gift to all!
Dec. 24 - 9:15 a.m. NO SERVICE, but will be a afternoon service.
Dec. 24 - 4:00 p.m. WAGON RIDES AND CAROLING THROUGHOUT THE VILLAGE. Hot chocolate and treats after. 5:00 p.m. CELEBRATIONS, CAROLS, & CHRISTMAS STORY SERVICE.
Dec. 25 NO SERVICE but Greenbank Church is open.
Dec. 31 - 9:15 a.m. SERVICE WITH Rev. Richard Parker and Stephanie Richmond, our new student intern minister.
JAN. 13 - 12:00 – 4:00 P.M. REV. RICHARD AND MARCIA'S Retirement and Appreciation Party at Seagrave for Seagrave and Greenbank pastoral charge. Pot Luck Luncheon and all are welcome to attend.

NOTE: If you have changed your phone no., address or email address please let Barb know @ 905-985-8383 or
barberick@sympatico.ca.

Anyone with church or community events coming up or even 6 months from now, please email them to John Olivero at john.greenbank@gmail.com,  to put on the web calendar. Sisson feels this is a good place to keep people updated and can be access from any smart phone, etc. at http://seagrave-church.com/Calendar.html

If you wish to set up for "Par", please contact Carol Coleman for the Seagrave congregation. Par is a program that automatically makes a monthly payment from your bank account for your offering, so if you are vacationing or unable to attend Church you are still able to contribute to the life and work of the church. The program can be cancelled anytime you wish and adjustments to your giving's at anytime are easy too. For more information see PAR tab on Seagrave Church home web page.


Check out our website www.seagrave-church.com  for recorded of Sunday services, up to date information, activities, history etc.

If you wish to rent the church basement for events, please contact Rick at 905-985-8383 or  barberick@sympatico.ca.
Please submit your news to Jean at 905-985-9921 or grammiejean2010@hotmail.com or Barb at 905-985-8383 or barberick@sympatico.ca. 

 

Faith is to believe what you do not yet see, the reward for this faith

is to see what you believe.!”

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