Great Things Happen Here!!
& Thursdays: Medfit Rehab will
be offering an exercise class between 11:30 am- 12:30 pm. For more information or to register, call Medfit
Feb 7: Avgen gift card orders are due. A percentage
of your gift card purchase will go into Leaside’s
fundraising revenue account. Order forms are available
outside the church office.
email or phone your orders to the church office by no later
than 2 pm on the order dates.
you for your support of our outreach and witness and
Leaside Luncheon 12:15 pm in the Glebe Parlour
Speaker: Laura Alary is a writer, mother, teacher, and
storyteller. Her academic background is in Classics,
Theology, and New Testament. Laura will share about: What do
stories do? Why do they matter? What does it mean to say a
story is true? Join this author on an exploration of the
transformative power of stories. Please bring a bagged
lunch. Dessert and beverages will be provided. Everyone
Services at Bethel Centre, 7:30 p.m.
Millwood Road (one block west of Bayview):
14 - Linda
Larmour, former minister of Clairlea Presbyterian Church and
Chaplain at Providence Health Care.
Feb 18: Farewell
Reception for Jim Bourne following worship in the Glebe
Parlour. Please RSVP your attendance to the church office.
Jim, our organist and choir director of 17 years, will be
taking up a new position at St. Mark's Anglican Church in
Niagara-on-the-Lake beginning on March 1. Please wish Jim
goodbye / best wishes on Jan 25 or Feb 18 (Jim will be away
on Feb 4 and 11), or sign the book in the Glebe Parlour.
13, 14, 15 - March Break
Kid’s Club, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
a church we reach out and welcome children from the
community to foster friendships, to share the love of Jesus,
and to have a good time!
and youth helpers are greatly appreciated. Please speak to
Rev. Angela or call the church office to register or to
SHARING: Teddies when available ($10/each), lap blankets
($25/each), hat & scarf sets ($15/set), scarves
($10 each), child’s
hat & mitt set ($12/set), adult mitts
mitts ($2/pair) and knit bed socks ($3/pair), are available, as
well as money canisters for collecting your loose change for
credit towards your offering donations. (Please be sure to
put your name on your canister so we know who to credit.)
Proceeds will go towards our 2018 Presbyterians Sharing
70th Anniversary Edition of Leaside’s cookbook is
available for purchase in the Parlour. PRICE IS NOW: $10 each or 3 for
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
Worship Centre: Community
services continue on the second Wednesday
of each month at 7:30 p.m. This is a simple time of worship where all are welcome for
spiritual refreshment and fellowship. The
attractive and very accessible space at Bethel at 645 Millwood Rd., just
a block west of Bayview, is 'senior-friendly'
with good potential to serve the neighbourhood and our new congregation
in helpful ways over the months to come.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
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.