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WORSHIP SERVICES Family News and Information Sunday 18 July 2010 07:30 Philippa Cole - Communion Pastoral Care - MEETING THIS WEEK 09:00 Philippa Cole We trust you will find meaning Our aim is to care for everyone in our congregation 18:30 Ingbert Misselhorn - Communion and a sense of God‟s presence in our midst. but we need help. Is this for you? This is an oppor- We invite you to please complete the Sunday 25 July 2010 Harvest Thanksgiving tunity to serve the Lord with a caring heart. “Friendship Forms” in the pews. 07:30 Ingbert Misselhorn - Communion Please come along and hear more about our vision 09:00 Ingbert Misselhorn for this outreach and see if you feel called by God to 18:30 Youth Service Prayers of Intercession be part of this team. Daphne Cowie, Norma Misselhorn, Trevor Haw, Join us for a cup of tea and learn more about this Lectionary Readings (cancer), Aubrey Bosiger, Penny Cole, Trevor Heale, ministry on Thursday 22 July at 10:00 or phone Amos 8 : 1 - 12 Samantha Wood, Barry Hobson, Graham Dunning- Janet at the Church office. All welcome! Psalm 52 ton, Melanie Harris, Simon Fletcher, Trish Swane- Col 1 : 15 - 28 poel, Sue Harms, Marywin Parkin, Kerry Warburg, A Sincere word of thanks from Samson Shezi. Luke 10 : 38 - 42 Brian Logan, Joan Robinson, Pam Kruger, Arthur “Thank you to everyone for your assistance with fi- Young, Athena Kotsiopoulos, Maureen Beard, Laeti- nancing my nephews over the past four years. No Noreen Muller’s Farewell words can express what this has meant to me and my tia Norris and Joyce Rees. After a long tenure as Church Secretary, Noreen family. I am now receiving a government grant for The 2 Days 4 God Initiative. Muller is retiring at the end of July. The farewell the children which at the moment is sufficient to Pastoral Care Meeting this week tea for her has been moved to after the 09:00 cover most expenses”. service on Sunday 1 August. During the service With Thanks a gift will be presented to her. If you would like As I see my name climbing up the prayer list I have Athletes in Action to contribute towards her gift, please place your become acutely aware of the length of time it has It is almost time for our team from the Nether- contribution in an envelope marked “Noreen been there and would like to take this opportunity to lands of the organisation Athletes in Action to be Farewell‟ and place it in the offering bag or say a huge thank you to everyone who is praying for with us! They arrive on 2 August and will be with hand it into Laura in the Church Office. me. Although my physical body is weak, mentally I us until the 11 August. They will be helping our am so much stronger than I was eight months ago. I church set up a sports ministry, something which Kranskloof School could not have achieved this without your prayers. we do not have as yet. Please see the yellow insert The children at Kranskloof School are Thank you. I am so very grateful to you all. Love and for more information and your response. It is VI- urgently in need of school shoes. If God bless. Penny Cole. TAL that we all climb on board with this, so please you have any black girls or boys respond TODAY. For more information please school shoes in good condition, Death contact Sandra via email, san- please bring them into the church office. Gerard “Mickie” van Breda, husband of Shirley, and firstname.lastname@example.org or 082 8130204. father of Juan, Andre, and Peta, who was a member Holiday Club Lost Property here for many years, died on 10 July at the age of 85 Please diarise Wednesday 4 August at 18:30 for If you have lost items of clothing, lunch boxes, years. The family plan to place his ashes in the Gar- a Congregational Bring and Share Supper at the etc, at the recent Holiday Club, please call at the den of Remembrance on Sunday morning 26 Sep- church to meet the team and be inspired! Church office to check the lost property pile. tember. All friends welcome to attend.