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

Weekly Notices 24 February

The World Day of Prayer:  Friday 1 March.  The local Service will be held at St Mary’s Anglican Church, 24 Church Street, Timaru at 2pm.  This has been prepared by the World Day of Prayer of Slovenia.  “Come – Everything Is Ready”  Afternoon Tea will follow the Service.

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.

The Mission Project next Sunday, 3 March will be for the Relay for Life.

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

Rhythm Kids:  Meets at Trinity Hall every Tuesday during the school term from 9.30am-10.30am.  Contact Helen  684 6403 or   021 768 973 .

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

Gleniti Baptist’s Annual Art Exihibiton (advance notice)  4-17 April  Fine art – sculpture – woodwork – photography –    fabric art.  Prices:  Adults:  $5 per item, or $10 for 3 entries—Children:  $2 per item, or $5 for 3 entries (8″x8″ canvases or framed work).  Entry forms will be available soon with further details.  Board canvases, watercolours and photographs need to be framed so they can be hung.  Any work sold has a small commission  taken off for our promoted charity (yet to be confirmed).  Contact: Dale at:  quaver@snap.net.nz

Zumba Gold Exercises: Do come along and enjoy exercise and fun. Wednesdays  weekly at St Stephen’s Hall at 1pm.

Christian Superstore—102 Stafford Street: Have you seen our new facebook page “Christian Superstore Timaru”. Keeping up to date with new stock and what is       happening locally within the local churches and community. A great space to let you know what is going on. If you want to  message us with orders or thoughts please do so. We also have an email of:  timarucbs@maxnet.co.nz if you have any questions.

The Word for Today’ and ‘Word for you    Today’ (This text is adapted for the next generation)  The Feb/March/April editions are on the table in the foyer.  Pick up a copy today.

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

Relay for Life Support – 9 March 10am – 10pm The countdown is on!   Great to share morning tea with everyone last week:-) $104 was raised for Relay for Life – THANK YOU EVERYONE!   Our grocery raffle is also going well!   Watch out for raffle cards – $2 for three draws!  We will also be selling these at New World next weekend.

Each team member aims to raise $100 – we are thrilled with the number who have   volunteered to be part of our TPP Super Hero relay team – awesome.

Thank you to everyone who has already, or intends to,  sponsor a team member.   If you are not too sure who to approach, please ask (Sandra 6883619 or Catherine 6861382, or Church Office)….We will willingly point you in the right direction!  If you want to pop a donation into the donation buckets at both Entrance foyers – feel free!
We are on the look out for white T-shirts with TPP blue/green logos on them – if you happen to have one hiding in your T-shirt drawer, can we borrow it please? Again, let Sandra/Catherine or the Church Office know.

The Candlelight Ceremony is a chance for the community to share in a short  ceremony of remembrance for loved family members/friends who have lost their lives to cancer – candlelight bags can be purchased and decorated at the Relay event for $5 or we can supply these and deliver them to the Bay for you………..again, please ask!
The opening lap of the relay is dedicated to people who have had a cancer diagnosis and for those who have supported a loved one with cancer.  You are free to join in this lap.  Please contact Cancer Society if you wish to partake of the afternoon tea provided for Survivors and Carers –  Ph. 6880124


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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