Announcements

June 16, 2019

 

Our Bulletins today have been donated to the Glory of God and in loving memory of Parents, Nicholas & Sophie Clarke … from Ethel Hodder & family.

Our Bulletins today have been donated to the Glory of God and in loving memory of Father, Nicholas Clarke … from Son John & family

Our Bulletins today have been donated to the Glory of God and in loving memory of Eugene Marshall and James Parsons … from Ella and Wayne. “Forever in our Hearts”

Our Bulletins today have been donated to the Glory of God and in loving memory of a loved husband, father & grandfather Melvin Snow … from wife Dianne, children Wanda, Shawn, Sheri-Lynn & families

Our Bulletins today have been donated to the Glory of God and in loving memory of our dad, grandfather and great-grandfather Ronald Crummey … from son John and daughter Dianne & family. “Forever Remembered”.

Usher Captain for June: Jim Peddle
Ushers today: Daphne & Randy Pike

Rev. Simba is pleased to respond to invitations for pastoral visits. He is only a phone call away. Office 596-6754, the Manse 596-6137, by cell at 1-709-674-1169 or by email at simbamazhara@gmail.com.
Rev. Simba will be off this week on Monday and Friday.

On the dates that Rev. Simba is away, Worship will be led by:
– Sunday, July 21st … Karen Comerford
– Sunday, July 28th … The Choir
– Sunday, August 4th … Bethany U. C. Men
– Sunday, August 11th … Will Butt
– Sunday, August 18th … Bethany U. C. Women
– Sunday, August 25th … Dorothy Harvey / Sandra Saunders

We are looking for two volunteers each Sunday to do set up and clean up for our Coffee & Conversation. They can be members of the congregation, the choir, or any church committee. A sign-up sheet by date is in the church foyer. Your help would be greatly appreciated.

Please continue to donate your cans and bottles to Bethany’s recycle account at the Green Depot. Just drop them off and have them clearly marked for “Bethany United Church”.

Bethany Men’s Club will visit Luxury Estates today, Sunday, June 16th at 2pm and at the Long Term Care Home on Wednesday, July 17th at 2pm.

Thank you for your support to St. Vincent De Paul Foodbank. Any and all donations are greatly appreciated.

We would like to encourage all church groups to share their activities, photos and videos on Facebook. Please forward them to Glenis Murray at glenismurray@hotmail.com.

The Outreach Committee is looking for volunteers to assist with Video Production, Facebook, and the church Website. No experience is necessary. If interested, please contact the church office at 596-6754.

St. Patrick’s Mercy Home Foundation is having a Surf or Turf Dinner and Show in support of the residents of St. Patrick’s Mercy Home this Thursday, June 20th at the Columbus Hall, 49 St. Claire Avenue, St. John’s. Tickets $50 (tax receipt $15). Call 752-8745 for tickets or information.

There will be a Flea Market at Bethany United Church on Saturday, June 22nd from 10am to 4pm. Admission is a Loonie! Drop off days at the church for your donations will be June 11th to 20th from 1:30 to 4:30pm or call Jane at 596-1545, Sandra at 596-2077 or Milton at 596-5872. No electronics please.

The town of Carbonear is participating in an Irish Newfoundland Exchange Program this summer and will be hosting a group of approximately 60 people from Ireland on the weekend of August 23, 24 and 25th. Many events are planned. Volunteers are needed to help out with various committees as well as seeking homes that can billet people Friday, Saturday and Sunday nights. Please call 596-3831 or info@carbonear.ca

The church office will be open Thursdays and Fridays until September. Have a safe and enjoyable summer!

Scripture readings for June 23rd:
1 Kings 19:1-15a; Psalm 42; Galatians 3:23-29; Luke 8:26-39