Posts from 2017

Cookies and Draw Items Needed

Christmas Cookies and Draw Items are needed for our Cookie Walk & Draw. Bring your cookies and donated Silent Auction items to the church on Dec. 3rd, 3-4 p.m., 6:30 p.m.  Proceeds support Christian Education Committee. Contact persons: Norma M. & Ena A. Sign-up sheets are outside the Rainbow Room and the Nursery Our Annual Cookie Walk…

New in the Book Nook

101 Things for Kids To Do Outside written by Dawn Isaac. This book gives many ideas for outdoor adventures.  There are ideas for crafts as well as outdoor activities.  Suitable for primary teachers and teachers of teens.  Ages 6 – 12 plus.  On Display —– Borrow for 3 weeks.

New in the Book Nook

When “Spiritual But Not Religious” Is Not Enough by Lillian Daniel The author gives a new spin on church with stories of what a life of faith can really be: weird, wondrous, as well as worth trying.  On Display ——— Borrow for 3 weeks

New in the Book Nook

From My Heart to Yours by Robin McGraw Life Lessons on Faith, Family and Friendship.  The author, during her lifetime has been blessed to learn simple lessons which she shares in this book.  To-day we are honouring all mothers.  On Display ——– Borrow for 3 weeks.

Rev. Chris accepted for UC pilgrimage

Rev. Chris has been selected to join the United Church Pilgrimage Encounter to Palestine and Israel. He will join 10 other UC clergy who hope to deepen their understanding of the complex issues that plague this most Holy Land. For ten days, discussion and dialogue will be shared with M&S Partners, sharing the difficult stories…

New in the Book Nook

Emancipation Day written by Wayne Grady This is 2017 One Book One Community Selection.  It is steeped in jazz and big band music of the 1940s and 1950s.  Emancipation Day  is a story of identity, family and acceptance.  Three characters tell their perspective in this novel, Vivian, the wife,  Jack, the husband and navy musician…

Garage Sale 2017

House cleaning this Spring? We’d love to help! Collect the treasures you don’t want and deliver them to SJR from Wed. May 3rd to Fri., May 5th, 10 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. We’ll take yard tools, small appliances, tools that work, dishes, glassware, toys, decorations, pots & pans, hand tools, books, DVDs, CDs, jewelry, clean…

Bake Sale Success

Thank you! The Bake Sale on April 2nd was a huge success! We raised a total of $365.50 for the Sick Kids foundation. Special thank you to all those who donated baked goods and their time to help the bake sale run smoothly. The senior Sunday School class appreciates all the support.