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

Weekly Notices 28 July 2019

Mission Project next Week:  We are raising funds for  ‘Christians Against Poverty’, an organisation committed to working with local churches to lift Kiwis out of debt and poverty.

Annual Reports:  Please get your Annual Reports into the office by the 21 August.

Fish and chip” baby singlets Earlier this year Presbyterian Women’s Group had speakers: Marg Stocker and Colleen      Winnington from the Geraldine tramping club talking about the clubs work with the Sherpa people in a remote area of Nepal over the last 10 years. The singlets for the babies is FISH a way we can help. If you would like to be a knitter too ( between wee teddies ) the pattern – all knitted in one piece is on the table in the Foyer.  Marg  returns to Nepal late August. These        singlets will be collected on the 18 August.

Parish Council Nominations:  Parish   Council calls for nominations for 5 Parish Council members plus Parish Clerk.  For further information, please see the Nomination Form on the table in the Foyer.  Nominations need to be in by 21 August to the office.

The Eatwell team would like to thank all the people that recently responded to our request for more cloth bags to hold fruit and vegetables. This was very much appreciated.

Presbyterian Women Lunch Group:  Meets at Trinity, Wed 21 August at 12.30pm. Speaker: Katie Houston– Support Manager Aorangi Migrant Centre. Bring  finger food to share for lunch. Bring goodies for the sales table. All welcome.  Contact:     Alison 688 4317 or Dianne 686 0440.

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.  Pick up a copy, you might find something of interest in it.  If you are not on our email list and would like a copy emailed, please contact our  office ph 686 0981.

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

Plant Sale:  At Stephens on 14 September starting at 9am.  Flower plants, vegetable plants, cake sales, plus other usual stalls and some surprises.  More details later.  Contact:  Murray 686 1629.

Early Churches in and around Timaru: Selling these books for $20.  $10 which will stay with TPP the other $10 goes towards the Hamilton’s costs. A sample is in the  foyer. Call into the office to purchase.

Rhythm Kids:  Meets at Trinity Hall every Tuesday during the school term from 10.00am—11.00am.  Contact Helen           684 6403 or 021 768 973.

Yoga for Seniors. Pavithra Ravi, a Rhythm Kids mum, is a trained yoga teacher  specialising in Yoga for seniors and has offered to run classes at Trinity Community Centre on Thursdays from 1.30pm – 2.30pm, followed by a cup of tea. This is for men and women. Would you like to attend these classes? This is not an ‘on the floor’ class.  Gold Coin Donation. Please contact Helen Carter 684 6403 or 021 768 973 for further information.

TP Kids Playgroup: Another Timaru Presbyterian Community Outreach has begun. Led by a Rhythm Kids mum and early childhood educator Kirsty McIntyre. If you can help please contact Helen Carter for details. 684 6403 or 021 768 973.

CWCI Annual Movie Event –  (Christian Women Communicating International)

Ladies Winter Movie night. 2nd August at 7pm.  $10.00pp.  Wilson Street Baptist Hall, 17 Wilson Street.  Munchies and light supper provided.

2nd Greatest is a Christian Drama inspired by the incredible true stories set in Golden Colorado about how the “Golden Rule” changed a community forever!

We will also have Tamara Hughes, a new believer, sharing on Gods amazing love in her life and what He has done for her.

Word for Today:  Devotional readings on the table in the Foyer.  Pick up a copy today.

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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