IN RESPECT OF OTHERS AND IN REGARD FOR THEIR WELLBEING, PLEASE REFRAIN FROM USING HEAVILY SCENTED PERFUMES, COLOGNES AND THE LIKE. MANY PEOPLE ARE AFFECTED BY THESE AND YOUR COOPERATION IS DEEPLY APPRECIATED. THANK YOU.
Wednesday January 17th at 3:30 p.m. - Prayer Group and Bible Study - The weekly Prayer Group and Bible study has resumed. Everyone welcome. Please come and join us to learn more about God's Word.
Thursday January 18th at 3:30 p.m. - Leadership Committee Meeting - The Leadership Committee will meet at the church.
Saturday, January 20th at 8:00 a.m. - Men's Ministry - Every other Saturday of the month at 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m., a non-denominational group of men meet at Emmanuel Baptist Church Belleville for a time of fellowship, worship and bible study based on Promise Keepers Canada study materials.
Sunday, January 28th at 10:30 a.m. Postponed from January 21st - Bibles For Mission Foundation - Marshall Dunn from the BFM Foundation will have a short presentation about the work of this important organization and give us some figures as to how the Bible League Canada is impacting the world because of the funds generated by BFM Foundation Stores known as Mission Thrift Stores.
Annual Reports. Annual reports are due by the end of January. Please submit them to Ed Anderson by e-mail where possible. His e-mail address is in the Church Directory.
NOTE: - When you are last to leave the church, please ensure all windows are closed, heat is turned down, lights are turned off and the door is locked.
A FREEWILL OFFERING - will be received after the communion service each month. The offering will go toward missions and will be administered by the Mission Committee. If you would like to be receipted for this offering, please place the offering in your regular envelope under Missionary or Other-Missions, or place it in a visitors envelope with your number or name. Mission offerings during the rest of the month will go toward budgeted missions approved at the Annual Meeting.
Gleaners Food Bank - baskets have been placed at the back of the sanctuary for non-perishable items. A list of specific needs will be posted so we can better meet the needs of the food bank and the list will be updated as the need changes. This is a good way we can share our bounty with those of our community who are in need.
Three Oaks Foundation - the blue box in our foyer is for your donations. A list of desired items is posted above it.
Church Library Are you aware that we have a well stocked library for your use? Cathy Leavitt prepares a highlight of some of the books each week for the Library Page of our web site. Wintertime is a good time to curl up with a good book on these cold, blustery days. Please check the library out as you may find something of interest to you.