Announcements

Big Brothers Big Sisters – Seeking volunteers to serve as in school mentors. During this time of COVID there is a growing demand for young people to be paired with a caring adult. Please speak to Archdeacon Perry if you are interested.

Deputy Warden – Claudia Kaiser will be serving as Deputy Warden of St. Mary’s while the Warden is in Florida.

Thank You From Ron & Eileen Trowbridge – A very special thank you to all who came and helped me with my winter wood. They split, lugged, and stacked the wood. Your kindness and hard work will never be forgotten. It was much appreciated. Thank you.

St. Mary’s ACW Memory Tree – Ornaments for the tree will be made by the ACW and you can purchase an ornament by giving a donation in memory of or in honor of a loved one. His/her name will be placed on an ornament and hung on the tree. Ornaments can be ordered beginning the week of November 28th.

St. Mary’s ACW Mitten Tree – The mitten tree will be displayed in the church. Donation of mittens, socks, gloves, and scarfs for all sizes would be greatly appreciated. Donations will be given to the Christmas Hampers.

New Counters Are Needed For St. Mary’s – If you are interested in becoming a counter, please contact Gina at 773-9609 or the Church Office at 773-7387. Training will be offered for this.

Christmas Flowers – If you would like to donate Christmas Flowers in memory of a loved one, please contact Lea Connell at 622-0369 for St. Paul’s or Gina Quann at 773-9609 for St. Mary’s. Deadline is December 13th.

Parish Matters Newsletter – Deadline for the Christmas/Winter Newsletter is December 6th. Perhaps you would like to share a Christmas Memory or a family tradition. We are looking for some traditional Christmas recipes. Send your articles to ginaquann@hotmail.com

Plastic Bags – The Community Kitchen is looking for your used plastic grocery bags. Please drop them off at the Church Office during office hours or bring them to church on Sunday and give them to the Wardens. Thank you.

Samaritan’s Purse Volunteer – A volunteer is needed for the Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child Shoe Box. this person would have to bring the shoe boxes from St. Paul’s and St. Mary’s to the Point Church on drop off day. Please contact Katrina at the Office – 773-7387.I

Right to Life Walk – Our Rector will be participating in the “Walk For Life” on Saturday, September 18th. If you would like to sponsor him in the walk, please call and let him know.

Community Kitchen – Community Kitchen is up and running, providing up to 45 meals per week and that number is growing. The kitchen is in need of financial support. Please give generously.

Card Ministry Contact – Claudia Kaiser, 251-3050

Thank You – Many thanks to all who donated Gift Certificates for groceries and for Tim’s. Thanks also to all who came to help do yard cleaning at St. Mary’s last Saturday. Much appreciated.

Police Record Checks – This is a reminder that all parishioners who volunteer in any capacity of the church are required to have a Police Check done. Please contact the Church Office to pick up the forms required to bring to the Police Station. If you have any questions call the Office at 773-7387. Mostly everyone is due to be renewed.

Food Gift Certificates – We are running low on gift certificates for people who are in need. If interested in helping out we need gift certificates from either Supervalu or Tim Hortons. Ten dollar cards from Supervalu are good and five dollar cards from Tim Hortons would be appreciated. Thank you.

Names On Sick List – It would be appreciated if there are any updates on the names of the sick who are listed in our bulletin. Please inform the Church Office if someone should be added or removed from the list. Thank you.

Communion Procedure – Just a reminder to parishioners that when you receive communion take the bread back to your seat and then lift your mask and place the bread into your mouth. This will help alleviate the spread of germs during these COVID-19 times.

Parish/Family Profiles – Please update your profile if your information has changed. If new to the parish please fill out a form so you can be put on our parish list. Profile sheets are available at the Church Office.

Prayer Chain – Our new Prayer Chain contact is Donna Blake. If you have prayer requests call her at 627-9654 or email her at donailene@gmail.com.

E-Offering is a great way to tithe to the church. There are forms at the back of each church for you to enroll and get started. You can choose to give on a weekly or monthly basis. If you would like to know more contact Katrina at the church office.

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Anglican Parish of Chatham
St. Paul's and St. Mary's
(506) 773-7387

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