November 5th, Announcements

FLOWERS AT THE  ALTAR are given this week to the Glory of God, by Sheila and Simon Johnston, in loving memory of Eric & Madeline Ferguson.

THE AUMBRY CANDLE burns this week to the Glory of God, given by Leah Munro, in loving memory of Ken.

ALL SAINTS

Throughout the year we remember a great number of holy men and women on their particular feast days.  Today, we thank God for ALL those people – named and unnamed – who help us by their teaching, their example and their prayers.

 

From the Treasurer:

 

INCOME

EXPENSES

SURPLUS/DEFICIT

Budget

Actual

Budget

Actual

Budget

Actual

September

15,732

12,737

19,509

18,396

-3,777

-5,659

Year-to-date

155,264

159,601

184,214

182,283

-28,949

-22,682

As you can see, the financial situation is a little better than expected, but the budget agreed upon at vestry was based on a deficit in excess of $16,000 by year end.  Let’s do all we can to reduce this!

MAKING IT COUNT!

Very many thanks to DONNA SHULTZ, the Co-ordinator of our collection Counting team.  She is standing down after doing an amazingly faithful and thorough job for the last few years.  Judy Belanger is taking over as our new Counting Ministry Co-ordinator, and we also welcome several new volunteer counters.

New Quarterly Schedule

The new Quarterly Schedule, for January, February and March of 2018 is now being prepared.  Please call or e-mail  Jann at the office to let here know what dates that you will NOT be available during that period. 

HOT SOX FOR SEAFARERS!

The Mission to Seafarers are once again collecting “HOT SOX” for the month of November.  Socks shoud be at least 60% wool (100% wool is best).  Donations may be left on the A.C.W. table in the library.  Thanks!

PRAYER SHAWL PLUS

Prayer Shawl Plus group will meet at 10:00 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 6th in the Library.  Any interested  persons are invited to join in!