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

Weekly Notices 3 November 2019

Mission Project this morning:  November Mission Project will be:  Local Refugees.  All donations will be much appreciated.

Holiday Programme Meeting:  Wednesday 6 November at 11am at the Manse.

Deadline for November/December LINK:  Email to: link@timarupres.org.nz or drop copy to the Church Office by Friday 8     November..

Midland Masonic Choir:  Annual Charity Concert, in aid of Westpac Rescue Helicopters at the Savage  Club Hall, Dee St, Timaru,  Saturday, 9 November at 7.30pm.  Presentation of Student Scholarships.  Admission $10 pp.   All Welcome.  Raffles  – Good Prizes.

Buy and Supply:   Buy and Supply will resume on Sunday 10 November, and then will continue on into the New Year.         Donations of produce, jam, baking,    bunches of flowers and plants help us to raise funds for various charities. For      November/December these funds will go to Family Works to help with Christmas meat expenses for families in need.

College Road duty Roster for Dec 2019/ Jan/Feb 2020:  Please phone the office        686 0981,  Mollie 688 3355o or  email:

admin@timarupres.org.nz if you are NOT available to be on the roster over the next 3 months.  Please reply by  November 13.

Daily Devotionals: Nov/Dec/Jan in Foyers:

  • The Word for Today
  • The Word for You Today (Youth version)

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.

Can you help with morning tea at St Stephens?:  We require 2 more people to go on the Roster at St Stephens on the 4th Sunday of every month.  This is a great way to get to know people.  If you can help please phone the Office ph 686 0981 or email:  oneoffice@timarupres.org.nz

An Update:  Freda Middlemiss has passed away in Nelson.  Freda moved to Nelson to an Aged Care home.

Good Companions meet St Stephens at 2pm, Thursday 14 November.  Speaker:  Katy Houston from Aorangi Migrant  Centre.  All Welcome.

Gloriavale Leavers’ Support Trust Launch Fundraiser:   We are holding a Gloriavale Leavers’ Support Trust Fundraising evening on Thursday 14 November, 7pm at the  Caroline Bay Hall, $25. This will be a fascinating glimpse into life inside          Gloriavale, our Trusts Aims, a chance to hear from ex-members on the Q&A panel, an opportunity to hear about some leavers business ventures and to enjoy supper    together.  Tickets can be purchased on our website at www.gloriavaleleavers.org.nz or from our Facebook Page.

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

Presbyterian Women  Lunch  Group:  Meets  Wednesday 20 November 2019 at 12.30pm at  Arthur Street Café.  This will be the last Get-together for the year.  All women welcome.  Those wishing to attend please contact  Alison  688 4317 or Dianne 686 0440 no later than Friday 15 November.  Thank you to all members for your attendance and  contributions throughout the year.  Should anyone require a ride to the luncheon please contact one of the above.

Do your bread tags end up in the rubbish bin?   Instead, help save the environment by   dropping them in the designated jar in the foyer.  Money raised will provide wheelchairs.  See the Link for more Info

Countdown Supermarket Tiles:  Is there anyone that goes to Countdown  Supermarket and doesn’t want the tiles.  Could Susanne and myself have any spare tiles for a teaching    resource.  Please see Fiona at Trinity Church service or phone 688 0375.

Christian Superstore Timaru, 102 Stafford Street, Timaru:  In stock we have    devotionals, suitable for Children and Adults.  We have an excellent new range of gifts—inspiring new scripture stones, ceramic mugs, tumbler mugs, crosses, desktop plaques, photo frames and more.  2020 Calendars

  • Great NZ Bible Gems 2020 Calendar—great value at $9.99
  • Christchurch and Canterbury 2020 Calendar— Great value at 4.99

Contact us if you have any questions by:

ph:  688 3431 fb “Christian Superstore Timaru” OR  Email:  timarucbs@maxnet.co.nz

If you want to message us with orders or thoughts please do so.

The volunteers at your local Christian Bookshop look forward to seeing you soon.


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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