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

Weekly Notices 15 November 2020

Presbyterian Women’s Lunch Group:  Meets Wednesday 18 November at Robert Harris Café, 209 Hilton Highway, Washdyke at 12.30pm. This is the final get-together for 2020.  Ladies of the Parish feel free to join in for Fellowship.  Please let  Dianne know of your attendance by Monday 16 November contact 686 0440 and also if a ride is required.

Lunch Group have booked a table for the Trash n Treasure for Saturday 28 November, so if there are any Parishioners along with the Group who wish to move items on whether it be baking, plants, small items, in fact anything that other folk would just love to purchase please let Dianne ph 686 0440 or Robyn ph 688 1948 know.

Trinity Roster: for Dec/Jan/Feb. Please let me know if you are unable to do Duties in Dec/Jan/Feb. Please phone the office 686 0981 or email Carol admin@timarupres.org.nz  before 18th November. Thank you.

Combined Stir up Sunday, 22 November at 10am at Trinity—A BBQ lunch with families will follow the service.  Please bring food for a BBQ.  All welcome.

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
  • Barnabas Gifts 2020
  • Christian World Service
  • Tear Fund Gift for Life Catalogue

Community Christmas Lunch: St Stephens Hall at 12.noon.  24 November  Cost $10 payable at the door. Come bring your friends and enjoy sharing a pre Christmas meal. Contact Bev ph 686 1207,            Community Group, Sid 6843478 or the  Parish Office 686 0981

Evening Group Christmas pot luck dinner Tuesday 24 November 7pm at Linda’s home 170 Otipua Road.  Please bring items for the food Bank.  Queries to 027 688 9170.

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

TRASH ‘N TREASURE:  Sat 28 November starting at 9am at St Stephens. The person hiring the table would be responsible for setting up their table and at the end of the sale, items unsold would be returned to the seller.  You may choose to donate part or all of the profit to the Church.  Also please provide your own float. You may wish to share a table with others.  Phone Bev      686 207 or email:  bquigley1@kinect.co.nz to book a table.  Please make payment of  $20 for the table at the Church Office.

Boys Brigade are selling Mini Pavlovas for $15 for a dozen.  Please contact Fiona ph 688 3075 or fill in the form on the clipboard being passed around during the service.  Thank you for supporting Boys Brigade.

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

Mission Group :  – Buy and Supply is now up and running again. To date we have raised almost $100 for the St. John’s Charity bus service to Christchurch Hospital. Buy and  Supply will continue raising money for this charity till the end of December.

– A Special Christmas Gift Collection will run from 15 November till 13 December. This year we are collecting gifts for teenage boys, which Family Works will distribute.
Recommended suggestions are : sun screen, swimming, movie, or Flip Out vouchers.

– The next Bucket Mission will happen on Sunday 6th December with the proceeds going to Family Works for Christmas gifts for teenage boys.

The Midland Choir – Charity Concert

Saturday, November 21, 7.30pm,  Savage Club Hall,  Dee Street, Timaru.  In aid of Alzheimers Society. Presentation of Student Scholarships,  Admission $10.00.     All Welcome.

NZ COVID Tracer poster is on our entrance doors. Scan the poster with the NZ COVID  Tracer App to keep track of where you have been, or fill in the Contract Tracer forms on the table in Foyers to protect yourself and your community.  Ministry of Health.

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

Festival of Joy’ presented by the Timaru District Choir at Trinity church at 7pm on Saturday 28 November.  Adults $15.  Door sales.

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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