Announcements for Sunday, May 1st
Rockburn Presbyterian Church host their Roast Pork Dinner on Saturday, May 7th from 5-8pm in the Rockburn Hall.
A newsletter will be printed for Sunday, May 8th. If you have items to be included, please let Barbara know by Wednesday, May 4th.
The deadline is approaching for the Hugh Duncan and IFE bursaries offered through Montreal Presbytery. Application forms are available in the churches or at the Presbytery’s website: www.montrealpresbytery.ca
The United Church has actually launched 2 special appeals: one to respond to the earthquake in Ecuador and another for the victims of drought in Ethiopia and southern Africa. Prayers are invited and donations may be made to these appeals either through the church’s website: w.united-church.ca; by phone with a credit card to: 1-800-268-3781ext.2738 or by mail with a cheque, money order, or credit card information to: The United Church of Canada, Philanthropy Unit – Emergency Response, 3250 Bloor St West, Suite 300, Toronto, ON, M8X 2Y4. If you are sending a cheque, please note on the memo line which appeal your donation is meant for.
22 nominated candidates have been chosen to receive the Janet Mc Crory Tremblay Memorial Achievement Awards for 2016. All chosen candidates have “contributed to improving their peers’ lives or the lives of the community members of their school or environment.” A list of names will be published after all recipients have received their awards.