Life & Ministry of Mt Paul United Church
Week of November 21, 2021 – November 28, 2021
Here at Mt Paul
We have returned to in person worship at Mount Paul. Rev. Emily will be leading the service at 11 AM. At Mount Paul we ask that face masks be worn at all times. Singing is permitted as long as masks are on. Wilf Froese will be playing the piano for us.
Mt Paul – DID YOU KNOW
DID YOU KNOW that the Federal Wage Subsidy has ended? We have received $14,484.74 in 2020, and another $14,187.58 in 2021 for a total of $28,672.32. Without this subsidy over the last 20 months, we would have had to transfer that $28,600 from our own trust funds in order to meet expenses.
Mt Paul – ENVELOPES
Blank envelopes have been placed by the offering plate. Place your loose offerings in the envelope, and put you name on the envelope, and we can credit your offering for an income tax receipt in January.
Mt Paul – RIDE TO CHURCH WORSHIP
If anyone needs a ride to Sunday Church Worship Service please contact either Ernie or Donalda J
Also, you can contact either Ken or Kathy A for a ride.
Mt Paul – PAR
If you want to change your PAR (Pre Authorized Remittance) amounts, or signup for PAR, phone Margaret at 250-376-2261 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org. If you want to send an E-transfer to the church, email it to Don L. If you want you can mail a cheque to the church at Mount Paul United Church, 140 Laburnum Street, Kamloops, BC, V2B 1G4.
Mt Paul – VIGIL
On Saturday November 20th at 6:00 PM a vigil will be held for the Trans Day of Remembrance. It will be held at the TRU Student Commons in front of the Campus Activity Center. Rev. Emily will be one of the speakers.
Mt Paul – WHITE GIFT SUNDAY
White Gift Sunday is December 12th. This year Mt. Paul will offer our support to The Y Women’s Shelter with our White Gifts. The Shelter is a safe refuge for women and children experiencing violence in the home.
A wish list for items in need will be forthcoming. The request is for new items only for the Christmas Season, gift cards and money is always accepted. As soon as we receive the “wish list” it will be included with the Announcements.
If you have items to donate but are unable to attend the service on December 12th, please contact Kathy for pick up.
Our Wider World…
Posting Prayers Weekly
This week we are praying for the ministry congregation of: Kimberley UC, Knox UC (Fernie, Parksville), Knox UC (Terrace, Vancouver), and Korean UC. As participants in the World Council of Churches, we are invited to remember and pray for the peoples of Indonesia, Philippine, and Timor Lorosa’e (East Timor).