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

Weekly Notices 20 September 2020

Upcoming Services:

Sunday 27 September —10am Combined Pets Service & Worship @ Trinity

Please bring along your pets, but they need to be restrained at all times for everyone’s safety.

Sunday 4 October—10am Combined    Communion @ Trinity

All welcome to these services

Community Lunch (Winter Lunch):  Next lunch Tuesday 22 September at 12noon at St Stephens Church Hall.  Come and enjoy a 2 course meal plus refreshments with a biscuit.  Cost of meal $10 payable at the door.  Contact:  Bev ph 686 1207, Office ph 686 0981 or the Community Group:  Sid ph 684 3478.  You are welcome to bring a friend.

Mission Magazine Updates:  Check out the magazine holder in Foyers for the latest updates.  Feel free to take and read.

New this month are:

  • Leprosy Mission
  • Barnabasaid
  • Mission without Borders
  • CBA News

TP Kids Playgroup: 9.30am, Trinity  Community Centre.  If you can help please contact Helen ph 684 6403 or  021 768 973.

Zumba: Gold Exercise Group  Meets weekly on Wednesdays 1pm to 2pm.  Contact:  Gisell ph    021 022 87049.

Youth Group Paintball: Today at 12.30pm leaving from St Stephens.  $30 each.  All Welcome.  Contact:  Margaret ph 688 8840.

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

Operation Christmas Boxes: Thank you all for those that supported the monthly mission for cost towards the transport of the boxes. We raised $243.60. Great effort Thank you.

There is now a supply of shoe boxes at the foyer.  Please remember if you are going to fill your own box to provide the $10 transport costs.  Thanks to those that have supplied items so far and you will notice that the box is being cleared regularly.

The categories for items for each box are:

  • something to wear,
  • something to play with,
  • something for school,
  • something to love,
  • something special
  • something for personal hygiene.

The final date for items and return of   completed boxes is the Sunday 11 October, so we have time to collate and deliver to the depot. For further information contact Judith  Ph 688 6004.

Need personal prayer?  TPP Prayer Chain Branches:  Rosalie  684 5878, Heather  684 3847, or Marj 684 4953.  All requests confidential.


Can we do a Car Boot Sale.
Hire a Table in the Hall .
We are looking at ideas where the cleaning up is not to onerous.
Please contact Bev with you thoughts.
Bev Ph 686 1207

Christian Superstore Timaru, 102 Stafford Street, Timaru: 

Isn’t it concerning when you start seeing 2021 calendars coming through so soon in the year. The famous Bible Gem 2021 calendars are now in store along with children’s  Christmas gifts for overseas postings or even for the end of year programmes.  Look forward to seeing the new additions to the store over the next few weeks as I look forward to putting up Nativity Sets.  So enjoyable to visually recognise the gift of Christ’s birth for all the world.  Pop in and see us. We have heaps of devotionals, children’s books and Christian living being restocked weekly.  Any questions please ask and we do order books in for you.

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

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/heat pumps are turned off, and all the windows are closed.

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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