Newsletter 09-Feb-2014

“Let Your Light Shine”
Matthew 5: 13-20
Isaiah 58: 1-9;
Psalm 112:1-9;
1 Corinthians 2:1-12

Sunday Worship: 16 February 2014
Theme: “Heart of the Matter”
Focus Scripture: Matthew 5:21-37
Other Readings: Deuteronomy 30:15-20, Psalm 119:1-8, 1Corinthians 3:1-9


Prayer Points: : Please pray for: Sheila as she recovers from her shoulder operation; George Morrison as he recovers from the removal of a growth on his kidney; Laurel Leach with her medical concerns whilst in hospital; Ray Chisholm with his illness; Bob Corbett and his family with the loss of Bob’s father.


Church Picnic:-
After Church, Sunday 16 February from Midday. The Hancock house will be open for you to bring your picnic lunch and enjoy some time together with games for the younger ones or younger ones at heart and the BBQ will be on.


Update on Joy Rzoska... Joy is now living in the hospital care facility of Summerset in the Park on Flat Bush School Road. Her room number is 21. For postal address it is:- Joy Rzoska, C/o 'Summerset', 7 Flat Bush School Road, Auckland, 2016. Please call Julie if you wish to know more.


Girls' Brigade 2014... We recommence on Tuesday 11th February at the usual time of 6pm until 7.45pm. Please pass this information on to families you know of who have girls.... Girls' Brigade is a ministry of St Johns Church - girls age 5 years and upwards who like mixing with other girls for fun, friendship and doing 'girly' things like crafts, cooking, games, learning new skills as well as discovering Christian family values and receiving badges and certificates for their accomplishments are welcome to come along any Tuesday at 6pm, during school term time. Contact person:- Julie Dickey 535 5814 - 0274 925 659 - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Anglican TV :- "History tells us that the Treaty of Waitangi suffered in its execution. But it is our Treaty, our starting point. The more we come to understand its imperfections the more we see ourselves, our raw dreams and hopes. This week on the second in our four part series on how the Treaty came to be."


Real Life:- This Sunday night (9th February) John Cowan's guest will be Green Party co-leader, Metiria Turei


Middlemore:- The dates for this year’s Middlemore visits are May 18 and October 19. Please put them in your diary and I will put a reminder in the notices a few weeks prior.
Thank you.