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

Weekly Notices, 12 August 2018

Mission Project last week:  Funds raised from Trinity Retiring Offering and St Stephens Bucket Mission totalled $305.00. This will go to Family Works for petrol vouchers.  All donations appreciated.

Next week 19 August at 10am: Combined Service followed by the AGM . Please Note this is at Trinity, 22 College Road.

Presbyterian Women: Evening Group meet at Linda Fraser’s home 170 Otipua Rd on Tues 14   August at 7.30pm.  Rev Brent Richardson will be the speaker.  All most welcome.    Contact Linda 688 9366 or 027 688 9170.

 Lunch Group –  Wed 15 August at 12.30pm in Room 1, Trinity Hall.  Please bring lunch food to share.  Speaker:  Juliet Crawford re National  Council of Women.

Journey 21:  Meet 9am next Sunday 19 August at C-Bay Carpark.  Topic for the month is: “Finding Sanctuary.” All welcome.

The Word for Today:  August, September, October 2018.  Copies of these are on the table in the Foyer.  Pick up a copy today.

Need personal prayer?  Contact one of the TPP Prayer Chain Branches:  Rosalie  684 5878, or Heather 684 3847, or Marj 684 4953.  All requests confidential.

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

Tai Chi:  Please come and join in gentle  exercise at St Stephen’s Hall, Thursdays 10.30am.  All welcome.  Contact:  Michelle 022 0523 810

You are Invited:  By St Mary’s Association of Anglican Women to join them for their Hospitality Day, 2pm on Thurs 23 August at St Mary’s Hall, 24 Church Street, Timaru.  Guest Speaker:  Rev Alan Cummins.  Sales table—proceeds in support of local charities.  RSVP by 20 August to Val ph 684 5653.

The Community Club:  Meet Tuesdays, 1.30-3.30pm at St Stephens for Cards 500,  Indoor Bowls, Scrabble & Art.  New members welcome. Contact:  Sid & Hazel 684 3478.

General Assembly (GA18) Wed 3 to Sun 7 October in Christchurch:  The General Assembly website: http://ga2018.nz  is now live and they are ready to take registrations.  Additional information is also available on the website.  Volunteers commissioners/Volunteers needed. There is an invitation for anyone interested in attending one of the days to contact the TPP Church Office and a car pool could be set up.

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.

Plant Sale 15 September at St Stephen’s: Now is the time to be potting up the little plants so we can have a really great Plant Sale.  Please look around your garden for good plants for this amazing sale.  If you need potting mix for pots, please help yourself to some from the trailer at the rear of the St Stephens Church.  Thanks.  Murray 686 1629.


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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