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

Weekly Notices 7 October 2018

Mission Project this morning:  The Retiring Offering will be raising funds for the work of the Bible Society.  All donations will be very much appreciated.


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.


Access to St Stephens Complex:  While the builders are doing the alterations to the foyer, access to the church, hall and lounge is through the outside office door, following the directions and arrows.  Please stay out of the building site as this is a  hazardous area.


Good Companions:  Cancelled for October, but Helen Carter will speak at the  8 November meeting.

Alpine Presbytery Review:  Whether or not you have attended one of the Roadshows for the Presbytery Review, you are invited to give us your feedback at this online  survey:

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/R9G7ZJL   Thank you

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

Bible Society Sponsored Spring Safari: Sat 13 October.  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, Raincliff 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.

Operation Christmas Boxes:  It’s still not too late to support this mission as the cut off date is 14 October. We have a bin at each site for you to put items in or leave your completed 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,  personal hygiene.

If you fill your own box it would be appreciated if you included the postage of $10.00. If you need your box collected or have any queries contact Judith Ph 688 6004.

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.

Prayer Breakfast, Saturday 13 October

8am to 9am,   St Stephen’s Lounge,  come and pray for the church,  All welcome

Presbyterian Womens Lunchtime Group:  Meet Wednesday 17 October in Room 1, Trinity Hall at 12.30pm.  Shared lunch.  Guest speakers from Presbyterian Support South Canterbury.  Contacts:  Alison 688 4317 or Dianne 686 0440.

Presbyterian Support South Canterbury: 100th AGM Wednesday 17 October at 7pm in the lounge of the Park Centre,  20 Queen Street, Timaru.  All members, supporters and friends are welcome.  RSVP to admin@pssc.co.nz or call  03 687 7945.

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