News from the Kirk Session - Sept 2016

Thanks was received from the Centretown Emergency Food Centre for the donation made by St. Andrew’s to fund their summer Lunch Bag Programme.

Thank you to all those who made Vacation Bible School such a success in August.  Special thanks to Christine Ball and Maureen R.

The Gracefield Retreat took place September 9th – 11th.  Thank you to all who made it such a success and especially Natalie B, this year’s registrar who brought it all together so well.

Rally Sunday will be September 18th.  Worship will be at 11 am on that day.
Youth and young adult can participate in the filming of a documentary on the Truth and Reconciliation initiatives on September 19th

Tuesday morning Bible Study will resume at St Paul’s on September 20th at 10:30.

The congregation is invited to help bring in the harvest at Black Family Farm on September 24th

The Vision 2020 Stewardship Campaign will be starting this month.

Kids Church and Mission Possible Kids will be starting up

A new funeral policy was approved.  It can be obtained from the office.

A report of the ad hoc committee on security was received, and the Christian Education Committee, the Personnel Committee, and the Clerks were each asked to study the recommendations made pertaining to their areas of responsibility. An implementation report will be received in January.

World Communion Sunday is October 2nd and ahead of this the elders will be in touch as they visit in their districts.