Central Office: 349 Wai-iti Road, Timaru, 7910  Phone: 03 686 0981       Email: oneoffice@timarupres.org.nz

Weekly Notices 17 June 2018

Presbyterian Women’s Lunch Group:     Wed 20 June, Room 1, Trinity Hall at 12.30pm.  Shared lunch.  Sales table.  Speaker:  Linda Gaskin from Dept. of Corrections.  This relates to support for children of prisoners.   Any donations for this will be gratefully received.   Thank you.

Bible Society Cheese Roll fundraiser: The last dozens will be delivered on Sunday 24 June. 1 dozen $6, 3 dozen $15. Please give your orders to:  Alison 688 4317, Margaret 688 2363 or Evi 684 5399 on the Sunday before the delivery dates.


Winter Lunches:  Our next communityWinter Lunch will be held on the 26 June at St Stephens Church hall starting at midday. If you would like to attend please contact, Bev Ph 686 1207, Carol Ph 688 8025 or Sid Ph 684 3478.  Cost of 2 course meal $7.

Pop up Small Group Study on Care for Creation is continuing Thursday 28 June, 7pm at the manse, 347 Wai-iti Rd.

Annual Reports are due for the year ended 30 June 2018:  Please email your Annual Reports to the Church Office email:  oneoffice@timarupres.org.nz  or drop in copy, no later than Tuesday 2 July.

The latest Grapevine Magazine is available for pickup in Foyers.

Presbyterian Support SC celebrates 100 years of service to our community at a Combined Church service, 1 July, 10am at Trinity Church. The Rt Rev Richard Dawson, Moderator of PCANZ, will speak on “Justice in Action: We say Yes!”  View displays & talk to staff from PSSC, in the Trinity Community Centre. A light lunch will be served. RSVP to PSSC admin ph 687 7945 or email:  admin@pssc.co.nz by 27 June if you intend joining us for lunch.  Everyone welcome.

Sound Roster for Sunday Services & Volunteers to set up Trinity Church & Hall for Funerals.  Are you available to help out. We require volunteers now. Please phone Office 686 0981.

Indoor Bowls:  Meet every Thursday, at 7pm in the St Stephen’s Hall.  Come and join our friendly group for fellowship and fun.  No experience necessary as our members are always willing to help and offer advice.  All ages welcome. Bring along a new member. Phone: John 686 0510.

Wanted to Rent: Small cottage/flat/unit/granny flat up to $170 pw rent wanted for a mature Christian lady and her treasured cat.  If you have something available or know of someone who does then please get in contact with Janie phone 686 0080.

Keep up to date with the latest information on our website:  www.timarupres.org.nz

Bible Society Quiz—Sunday 15 July at 2pm: At the Seventh-Day Adventist Church in Rathmore St, Timaru. Scripture portions to be studied are Genesis 12-18 and Galatians. Form a team of 3-4 people and come and have fun with us. Afternoon tea is provided. Cost: $5pp, under 16 free.   Contact Evi 684 5399 or Alexia        Bensemann at the Christian Bookshop.

Bookings of Rooms in Both Complexes:  Please remember to check with the Office and book in your group before you advertise it.  This helps prevent double bookings.  Phone 686 0981.

Boys & Girls Brigade:  Kindling for sale $10 a sack.  Contact Fiona 688 0375 or see me at church.

Changes of Address etc:  Please advise the church office of any changes.  Thank you.

Mission Updates recently received:  These are in the magazine holder on the table in Foyers:  Please feel free to take and read:

  • Barnabasaid
  • Tear Fund Correspondent

Things that matter: Friday nights from 7.30pm till 8.30pm at St Mary’s Anglican Church. First session 20, July: Purpose: Do our lives have a meaning.  Refreshments: Coffee/Tea/light refreshments provided.  Cost: (Koha/Gold coin Donation accepted) See poster in Church Foyer.

Eatwell Fruit & Vege Co-op:  Market-fresh fruit & vegetables.  Packs $15 or $8.  Text or phone 022 123 3663 or Facebook:  facebook.com/Eatwell Timaru & message to order, for a pack each Thursday for pick up on the following Tuesday.  Thank you

Giving  Everything that we have is a gift from God.

You can contribute financially in the following ways:

  • Cash, cheque or envelope in the offering plate, thanks.
  • Automatic Payment or internet banking – Acc no: 03-1714-0405434-01

Or if you have any queries, please email us at:  finance@timarupres.org.nz

Need more Offering Envelopes?  Contact the church office 686 0981


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