Bulletin – January 6, 2013

CALL TO WORSHIP:
But one thing I do: Forgetting what is behind and straining toward what is ahead, I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus. Philippians 3:13-14

 

Coffee & Muffins – Jamaica Fundraiser           9:30 AM
Sunday School                                     10:00 AM

Today’s Offering – BCBC Child Sponsor

 

Worship Service                                   11:00 AM

Worship Leader                               Delmer Plett

Singing

Announcements & Offering

Offering – EMC

Singing

Prayer & Praise

Scripture Reading – Julia Hamm

Matthew 9:9-13

Sermon – Eric Isaac

Closing Song

  

Next Sunday

Sunday School offering in Jan. – BCBC Child Sponsor

Adult Sunday School – read 2 John

 

Offering – General Fund

Speaker – Eric Isaac – read Isaiah 48

 

Today

Singing at Arborg PCH                3:45 PM

 

Monday, Jan. 7

Mothers Who Care                       9:00 AM

Library Committee Meeting       7:00 PM

C&C Committee Meeting @ Kevin & Jeannette’s   7:00 PM

 

Tuesday, Jan. 8

Sewing Circle                                 9:00 AM

Youth Lesson Night                       7:30 PM

 

Wednesday, Jan. 9

Senior Lunch                                12 noon

Membership Meeting                  7:45 PM

 

Thursday, Jan. 10

Ladies Bible Study @ church      9:00 AM

 

Next Sunday, Jan. 13

Group 1 Potluck Lunch

– Check bulletin board in the lobby

 

Jamaica Mission Trip – Jan. 27 – Feb. 7, 2013. Approximate total amount needed – $29,700.

Raised $21,300 – leaving $8,400 to be raised.

We are very thankful to all of you who have given and helped us raise this money. We are grateful to have a supportive church like you.

You’re welcome to join us for coffee & muffins on Sunday morning  till Jan. 20.

 

Jan. 20 – Group 2 Potluck Lunch

Jan. 27 – Group 3 Potluck Lunch

Jan. 26, 9:00 AM – Interlake Men’s Breakfast hosted by Morweena

Jan 26-27- Ramona’s Reach Hockey Tournament

 

Remember in Your Prayers

Becki Petkau and Sherayah Loewen who are both studying at the University of Manitoba.

 

 

Peacebuilding in a Dangerous Time is the theme for this year’s Ottawa student seminar to be held on February 14-16, 2013. Travel subsidies are available for the first four students who register from Manitoba. Register online at http://mccottawa.ca/student-seminar. This is an excellent introduction to advocacy and political engagement from an Anabaptist perspective, so register now!

Check out the MCC Announcements on the church lobby bulletin board.

Beaver Creek Bible Camp desperately needs YOU!! That is if you enjoy numbers! We are looking for a willing participant to fill the treasurer position for 2013. Duties would include:
• Looking after all accounts payable and receivable.
• Help in forming the budget for the year.
• Issuing charitable receipts.
• Submitting the annual tax return – with help.
• Reporting at board meetings.
• Keeping an accurate account of the BCBC books.
It’s difficult to briefly explain what these points all entail. But if you are interested or know someone who should be, please give Kathy a call @ 204-372-6720(W) or 204-372-8565(H).

 

Beaver Creek Bible Camp is also looking for someone to take over the registrar position!

Duties include, but are not limited to:

-Setting up Thriva system/creating registration form

-Taking camper registrations/providing confirmations

-Handling phone calls/emails

-Taking registrations at Beaver Creek Bible Camp

-Bank deposits

-Year-end financial statement

-Attending board meetings and providing reports

-Various other duties.

If you have questions, are interested in the position or know someone who is, please give Bonnie a call @ 378-2778 or Eric @ 378-2857.

The EM Conference’s national office seeks an administrative assistant/assistant editor for a one-year term full- or part-time position to begin Feb. 2013. Key duties: administrative support to the Board of Church Ministries, administration of resource library, layout and design of a monthly magazine for print and digital versions, and update of its mailing list. Key requirements: high computer literacy and familiarity with print design software. A description is available at www.emconference.ca. Contact Terry Smith at 204-326-6401.