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 October 17th at 7:00 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, October 19th at 3:00 pm. - Leadership Committee will meet.
Saturday, October 21st 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, October 29th at 10:30 a.m. - Anniversary Sunday - Dr. Gordon Finlay is our guest speaker. Following the service, a catered roast beef dinner will be served downstairs. A small charge of $5/person for those of this congregation will help with the cost. You are asked to put your name on the sign up sheet so a head count can determine how much food the caterer will need to prepare. Other people who want to attend will be charged $12/person.
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.