Great Things Happen Here!!
26th is Camp
Sunday. We welcome the Staff from Camp Cairn who will be
leading the worship service. The Camp Sunday theme is Coming
Home into the Arms of Love, and they will be sharing a
little taste of camp with some camp songs and camp-style
prayers as well. Camp Cairn is part of the Presbyterian
Church in Canada and was established in 1930. Many members
of our church have strong connections to the camp.
Worship Committee will meet briefly May
26th in the nursery. If you are interested in helping
plan for the next inter-generational worship service (June
9), the outdoor worship service on Father's Day (June 16),
or providing insights and ideas for our weekly Sunday
worship services, please join us.
On June 2nd, the Lord's Supper
will be celebrated.
will be serving dinner at Evangel
Hall on Sunday, June 2nd. If you would like to help,
please sign up on sheet posted outside the Glebe Parlour. We
are looking for assistance with food preparation on Saturday
morning and servers and/or drivers for Sunday
Please speak to Judith Manson or Alice Morgan if you have
you for your continued support of this important mission.
June 5 at 2 pm.: Our Final Service at Bethel
final Bethel community service will be held on Wednesday,
June 5 at 2 pm. Our
guest minister that day will be Rev. Bill Elliott.
The Bethel community service was a
“senior-friendly” ministry with an informal community
worship and fellowship time.
The program was set up for five years but lasted for
seven years. Please join us to celebrate 7 years of
community worship. Tea, coffee and homemade goodies,
including Alex’s delicious cookies and Jo’s luscious
lemon squares will be available during the fellowship time
following the service.
June 12: Leaside Luncheon 12:15 pm
in the Glebe Parlour
Zwieg from Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre will share
about nutrition. Please
bring a bagged lunch. Beverages and dessert will be
provided. This event is open to everyone in the
congregation. Friends are most welcome!
June 16: Worship and Picnic at Sunnybrook Park, Area
6—10:30 am: Please
bring a potluck dish to share during the picnic. NO PEANUT PRODUCTS PLEASE. Everyone is asked to bring your own
bring your own beverage, plate, cup, and cutlery to reduce
waste. There is a signup sheet posted outside the
Glebe Parlour for those in need of a drive to the park, and
those who are able to drive. Please invite your friends to
join us for this wonderful event!
Director of Christian Education:
Proposed by the Christian Education team and supported by
session, the part-time position, Director of Christian
Education, will be established to help support our church
school and youth. Please share this job posting with
posting for Part-time
Director of Christian Education at Leaside
A variety of
items are available for purchase, including lap blankets
($20 each), mitts / hats / gloves / scarves ($10 each),
Presbyterians Sharing Bears ($15). All proceeds will go
towards our 2019 Presbyterians Sharing allocation of
$24,000. Anyone wanting to make bears for our table should
speak to Jo Ayers for a pattern. Please see Jo Ayers or
Naomi to purchase any of these great items! Place payment in
the envelopes provided and leave them in Naomi’s mailbox
or under the office door if the office is closed.
70th Anniversary Edition of Leaside’s cookbook is
available for purchase in the Parlour. PRICE IS NOW: 3 for $10.
CHURCH: We have set up an account with Beck
Taxi. Taxi vouchers are available for those in need of a ride to church.
Please contact Naomi in the church office, 416-422-0510.
Hall: We are
collecting non-perishable food, mugs, spoons and Canadian Tire Money
for Evangel Hall on an ongoing basis. Boxes for food & mug donations are in
the Narthex and outside the church office; boxes for Canadian Tire money
and spoons are on the square table in the hallway. Donations are taken to
the Hall on dinner/worship Sundays throughout the year.
Do you enjoy meeting and greeting?
We would love to have you join our roster of volunteers to serve as
ushers for the Sunday worship services. If you are
interested, please speak to one of the ministers or call the church
you been blessed with the gift of hospitality? Please share your gift with the
congregation, by joining Leaside’s Coffee Team roster. Call Naomi in the
purchase your regular groceries, etc., and gas using gift cards for your
favourite grocery store, pharmacy or gas station, and help the church
raise funds at the same time! Simply order your gift cards through our
Avgen Fundraising program then take the cards with you when you do your
shopping. You can also buy a variety of retail cards to give away as
gift cards will be sent to Avgen thefirst Wednesday of every month. Please have
your orders to the church office by no later than 2:00 p.m. on the order
day. Please make cheques payable to LEASIDE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH.
Payment plans can be arranged if you are not able to pre-pay. Please call
the church office to learn more.
information about Avgen, go to www.avgen.ca.
in the Sanctuary:
If you would like to place flowers
in the sanctuary
in memory of a loved one, please follow these three simple steps:
sign your name on the flower
calendar for the appropriate date on the bulletin board outside the
provide the church office
with the information you would like in the bulletin by the Wednesday
purchase the flowers, and bring them
Sunday morning or arrange for delivery before 2 p.m. on the
If you would like to receive
Leaside's newsletters via
email, please contact the church office at email@example.com
Anyone wishing a set of
offering envelopes, please speak to one of the
ministers, or call Naomi in the church office.
Remittance (PAR) Cards are available in
the Narthex and outside the church office for PAR participants to use
during the offering. Also,
PAR information pamphlets can be
found in the Narthex and outside the church office in the hanging
container on the wall, for anyone interested in signing up, or, for more
information about the program please call the church office.