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

Weekly Notices 12 July 2020

Services in July:

19 July, 9.00am 

   Journey 21 @ C-Bay carpark

19 July, 9.30am Worship @Trinity

19 July, 10.30am Worship @ St Stephens

26 July, 9.30am  Worship @ Trinity

26 July—10.30am       Worship  @ St Stephens

Mission Project:  Last Sunday we raised $101.70   supporting ‘Grandparents raising grandchildren’ through Family Works.  Thank you for your donation.

Presbyterian Women Lunch Group:  Meet Wed 15 July in Room 1, Trinity Community Centre at 12.30pm.  Shared lunch.  Guest speaker:  Gilly Cleland, AA Driving Instructor.  Contact:  Dianne ph 686 0440.

Journey 21:  Meets at C-Bay carpark, 9am, Sunday 19 July.  The theme for July is Looking Forward – Emerging from the Darkness.  All welcome.  Contact:  Ellen  ph  03 685 6126.

Winter Lunches—Help required:   Starting Tuesday 28 July.  A team of helpers is needed before we make this start.  Are you able to help for a morning once a month until September and one in Nov?  A challenge is here for a leader who can plan a menu and organize the helpers.  For more information please contact Bev Ph 686 1207 or the office. 686 0981

Monday Evening Study Group:  This group is meeting in the Summer months only.      Restart first week in September.  Contact:  Isabel 684 4485.

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

Annual Reports:  These are required by Thursday 6 August.  Please drop copy in to the Church Office or email:

AGM:  Sunday 30 August at Trinity following the 10am service.

Parish Council Nomination Forms:  These are on the table in the Foyer.  Parish   Council calls for nominations for four    Parish Council members to be elected at the AGM on 30 August for a three year term.  Murray Facer and Joy Elliott have come to the end of their three year term and are eligible to be re-nominated.     Nomination forms need to be returned to the office by Wednesday 12 August.

From the Mission Group:

Knitting: Knitted items will be collected on two dates to ensure they reach families in need while the weather is still cold. They are today and Sunday 16th August.

Patterns for beanies, fish and chip jerseys, slippers, baby wraps and jerseys in provincial rugby colours are available in the foyer.

Pots Required:  Do you have spare pots for potting up plants for the Plant Sale?  If you do, please leave in the Church Foyers.

Bible Society Cheese-roll Fundraiser: 

The first lot of orders will be delivered today.  Please have your orders in by Sunday 19 July for delivery on Sunday 26 July.  Prices are 1 doz $6, 2 doz $12, 3 doz $15, 4 doz $20 etc.  Orders to Alison Ph:  688 4317, email:  k.linscott@xtra.co.nz  Evi Ph: 684 5399 or 021 050 9065 or email mama@newfrankland.org Margaret  Ph 688 2363 or the church office Ph 686 0981

The Bible Society of Timaru presents. QuizTime!

Sunday 19 July 2pm-3pm, Wilson Street Baptist Hall:

A family-friendly event for young and old!  No prior study needed – just bring Bibles.    Bring & Share Lunch starts at 1pm for those who love to eat and fellowship.  We’re raising funds for Bibles for NZ Police and Prisoners. $5 per person, $20 per family.  Either pre-arrange your church team (up to 6) or come along and join a team.  Please support this worthwhile event! Contact Liz Gregory for more details on  0272911779.

Christian Superstore Timaru, 102 Stafford Street, Timaru: 

We have huge savings on books by best-selling author—DEREK PRINCE.  Special prices on 70 different titles.

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.  Contact us if you have any questions by:

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

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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