Posts from November 2015

Sanctuary Christmas Flowers

To remember a loved one by contributing to the Christmas Flower Fund, please fill in your name on the form in the Narthex or on the bulletin board by the church office door. Please put your donation of $10.00 in an envelope marked “Christmas Flowers” and place it on the collection plate by Sunday, December…

Great Christmas Gift Ideas

SJR’s Mission and Outreach Committee invites you to start your Christmas shopping early!! Please look for the booth set up on the landing the morning of the Cookie Walk (Saturday, December 5). We will have “Gifts with Vision” catalogues and lots of information on “Sleeping Children around the World”. The Food Bank bin will also…

Cookie Walk & Silent Auction

Christmas Cookies and Auction Items are needed for our Annual Cookie Walk and Auction.  Bring your cookies and donated Silent Auction items to the church on Fri. Dec. 4th from 3-4 p.m. and 6:30-7:30 p.m.  The proceeds support The Christian Education Committee.

Kenya Student Sponsorship

SJR is currently fully sponsoring 9 high school students, 6 technical school students, and partially sponsoring several other students.  Consider becoming part of this mission.  We are looking ahead to 2016 and invite you to be a full sponsor for $550.00, or to make any size donation towards a scholarship. Keep working on those “TOONIE”…

Food Bank Collection

Thank you! Our Mission and Outreach Committee (Maureen, Doug and Lynda) are overwhelmed with our response to help the Food Bank of Waterloo Region.  As a congregation, we gathered 357 pounds of food and almost $800. What amazing work we can do together! Thank you!