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

Weekly Notices 30 September 2018

Deadline for the October/November LINK:  Please email to: link@timarupres.org.nz or drop copy in to the Church Office by Friday 5 October.

Mission Group:- Food Bank—When you buy a supermarket “special” item perhaps you could buy two, one for the Food BankYour donation doesn’t necessarily need to be a foodstuff item, it can be a cleaning product, or a toiletry item like toothpaste. These are very  much appreciated.

Mission Project next Sunday, 7 October:  Bucket Mission and the Retiring  Offering will be raising funds for the work of the Bible Society.

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

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

  • Mission without Borders
  • Barnabasaid

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.

Bible Society Sponsored Spring Safari: On Saturday 13 October we will have a Spring Safari instead of a Spring Walk. We will meet at 1pm at Life Church and commute to Pleasant Point Anglican Church. At 1.30pm we will start our drive to Cave, Rain Cliff and Albury.  Then we will have afternoon tea at St John’s Anglican Church in Pleasant Point. There will be explanations about the history of every church. More info and sponsorship cards from Margaret Hughes, Alison Linscott, Fay Bailey and Evi Frank. Please come and join us or sponsor the participants of the rally.

Rhythm Kids:  This has finished for Term 3 and will restart for Term 4 on Tuesday  6 October from 9.30am-10.30am. We look forward to seeing you and your child next term.   If you would like to be part of the team helping in various ways, then please contact Helen 684 6403 or 021 768 973 so that you can be included on the Roster. This is so much fun and you will enjoy yourself.

Operation Christmas Boxes:  We have a bin at each site for you to put in items for the    boxes.  Take time to have a look and read as there are some patterns and suggestions of items:  to wear , to play with, for School,             to love, that’s special,  for personal hygiene.  If you want to fill in your own box there are also boxes at each site to take. The final date for items and return of completed boxes is the Sunday 14 October so we have time to collate and deliver to the depot. For further information contact Judith Ph 688 6004.

Christian Superstore—102 Stafford Street, Timaru: “Next years Calendars have arrived. The ever favourite (post able) New Zealand Bible Gems ($9.99) show the mountainous region that New  Zealand is. Hebraic Calendars that reveal the Jewish year from September 2018 to December 2019 are also revealing the beauty of the Israeli culture.  We have been inundated with Journals. These are a great way to reflect and meditate on the beauty of God’s Word for us individually. These Journals range from $16.99 to $24.99 in various sizes and colours.  May your days ahead be blessed and rejoicing in the Power of who God is.”

Alpine Presbytery Newsletter:  Keep up to date on what is happening in our Alpine Presbytery.  A few copies of the Newsletter are being placed on the table in Foyers each week.  If you are not on our email list and would like a copy emailed, please   contact our office ph 686 0981.


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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