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

Weekly Notices 9 February 2020

Mission Project  raised $289.10  to support those affected by the Australian bushfires.  Thank you for your donations.

Youth Group: Our first night will be this Sunday, 9 February, 5.30-7.30pm at St  Stephens, for games, shared tea and brainstorming for this term’s programme.       Contact:  Margaret ph 688 8840.

College Road duty Roster for Mar/April/May 2020:  Please phone the office  686 0981,  or Mollie        688 3355 or  email: admin@timarupres.org.nz if you are NOT available to be on the roster over the next 3 months.  Please reply by  February 14.

The Community Club:  Tuesdays, 1.30-3.30pm at St Stephens for Cards 500,      Indoor Bowls, Scrabble & Art.  New  members welcome. Contact:  Sid & Hazel      684 3478.

Tai Chi:  Come & join in gentle exercise at St Stephen’s Hall, Thursdays 10.30am.   All welcome. Contact: Michelle on 022 0523 810

Evening Group: meet Tuesday 11 Feb at 7.30pm at Pam Twaddell’s home, 211a Douglas St, Timaru for a get together. All welcome. Ring L:inda  027 688 9170

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

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

Presbyterian Women’s Lunch Group:  Lunch Group meets  Wednesday 19 Feb 2020 at 12.30pm in Room 1 Trinity Hall, College Road.  Members are asked  to bring along a snippet from a magazine, newspaper that has caught their attention that they would like to share.  It can be of recent or historical times.  Also              suggestions will be called for re speakers and activities for the current year.   Should   anyone require a ride to the luncheon please contact  – Dianne 686044 or Alison 6884317.

Good Companions meet Thursday  13 February at 2pm at St Stephens.  Speakers:  Jill and Tonia’s North Island jaunt.  All welcome.

Journey 21:  Meets at C-Bay carpark, 9am, Sunday 16 February.  The theme for  February is ‘Celebrating our  Wetlands’.   All welcome.  Contact:  Ellen ph  03 685 6126

All users of our Churches, Hall, Foyer, Lounge and Rooms at St Stephens and  Trinity  If you are the last person in your group to use the rooms, please make sure that the lights and heaters are turned off.

Daily Devotionals: Feb, Mar, Apr – Pick up your copy today from the Foyers:

  • The Word for Today
  • The Word for You Today (youth edition)

Are you interested in hearing about persecuted Christians?  Mike Burrows, a representative from Open Doors, will be speaking at Gleniti Baptist Church, 58 Gleniti Rd, Timaru on Friday 14 February 2020 at 7pm. Come along and hear what God is doing amongst persecuted Christians. All are welcome to attend. Contact  Elsie McDonald 027 347 0261

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 Timaru District Choir :Have you ever been interested in singing? Wanting to join a choir that enjoys classical harmonies as well as more familiar tunes? We sing a wide    variety of music for all areas of life and enjoy choral music by Rutter, Handel, Mozart and so many more. The Timaru District Choir is a group that gathers to develop their music abilities and talents and to share this talent with the community. Over the last years we have sung with other choirs of Timaru and Geraldine and recently enjoyed having the New Zealand Male Choir sing at one of our concerts.

The Timaru District Choir are about to start up again for the year from the 24th February. Our practice nights are on Monday nights from 7.15pm at Trinity Church on College Road, Timaru. Come along and see what we do. If you have any questions please contact someone that you might know in the choir or phone Jessie on 03 686 2879.”

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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