October 20, 2019

All-Church Prayer Meeting – Oct. 23 @ 7:00 p.m. Please join Pastor Russell, staff and elders in the worship auditorium for a special hour of prayer and worship.

Budget Town Hall meeting is scheduled for Thursday, October 24 at 7:00 p.m. in the Atrium.  Please join us.

Alpha on Tuesdays, at 6:30 p.m. Contact James for details (jamesdean026@gmail.com).

Please join us in Digging Into Doctrine for a careful study of the Christian doctrine: Holy Spirit. Sunday morning, @ 9:30 a.m. in the West Room. Newcomers welcome.

The Breakfast Club meets on Sundays @ 9:15 a.m. Vine building, with a study on Joy!

Ladies join us Nov. 8th - 9th. Guest speaker: Margaret Gibb, founder of Women Together. Topic: Mentoring. Register: Karen Barker (karenbarker47@live.ca or 905-516-3634). Space is limited & RSVP is required!! Cost: $20 to cover print material & refreshments.

New Young Adult Growth Group –Wednesdays, 7:30 pm. at 42 Simcoe Street W. Please contact Ben Froese, froese.ben93@gmail.com, or Jesse Hill, jesse.d.hill@gmail.com , or to say you’re coming!!

Plug-In to PMC by visiting our Guest Services Desk and/or by accessing information on our church website  https://www.acommunityofgrace.org/

Scents & Sensitivity: Please show sensitivity to those who suffer with scent allergies. Thank you.

Send in your prayer requests to the church office at info@acommunityofgrace.org or contact Elsie Karpinski at (905) 578-1455. 

Urban Ministries:

Geoff Beatty: geoffsidy@gmail.com or call 289-775-1648

One-2-One English Conversation Partners - get involved in this great opportunity to learn about the cultures of Newcomers: Int’l students, Refugees & Immigrants. 1. Join us: Mondays @ 6:30 in the Atrium. Or  2. As a conversation partner ready to meet regularly during the week with one of our Newcomer friends. 

Family Life Ministry:     

MOPS/MOMSNext (for moms with children 0-18 years old). Wed. Oct 30th 9:30 - 11:15 a.m. RSVP: Melody Whitehead @ philpottmops@gmail.com  

Giving at Thanksgiving – Family Service Project, Oct 6, 13 and 20 you are invited to bring non-perishable food items to church in a re-usable shopping bag(s).  We will accept these as part of our Thanksgiving offering to God and deposit them in the Sanctuary. 

Food Pantry Needs:  instant coffee, coffee-mate, canned milk, flour, sugar, salt, oil, rice, toilet paper, laundry detergent, dish soap, shampoo, deodorant, pads and tampons, bars of soap, ketchup, mustard, relish, spices, oatmeal, school snacks, granola bars, juice boxes, peanut butter, formula and food, diapers, especially sizes 3 & 4.

Saturday, October 26th @ 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. Come to The Hamilton Dream Center (627 Main St.E.) to unpack & stock the shelves with our donations.  Adults, Families with school-aged children & youth are most welcome! Questions? Contact Pastor Jan Mutter at mutter.jan@gmail.com 

Students…

Friday, October 25th, Share Presentation 2 Pregnancy, Abortion, Adoption. Pasta & Salad $5. 

AGC Getaway Retreat @ Muskoka Woods, Nov 8-10. Cost is $175/student.

https://www.agcyouth.com/getaway.

Sunday #PreServ – Jr. & Sr. High, 10:00–10:40 am. https://www.facebook.com/acommunityofgrace.org/