Welcome to Worship at Kamloops Free Methodist Church Connections Sunday, November 20, 2022

Our worship today is in-person!

We have Sunday school for children up to grade 6.

This Connections Sunday, we will meet in the sanctuary and are glad to be able to welcome Dennis Cook and Oliver Bear to lead us in songs and stories

COVID-19 – Masks are no longer mandatory,   however, people may choose to wear them. We want to respect individual preferences. Hand sanitizer is available throughout the building.

THIS WEEK

Today

Pre-Worship Prayer …….……….…..10:15AM

Tuesday

Prayer Walk………………….……..…9:00AM

Wallis Care Group (Home)……..……. 6:30 PM

Wednesday

Men’s Breakfast……………………… 6:30 AM

Thursday

McLeod’s Care Group (Home)……… 1:00 PM

(Studying Acts)

Linda’s Care Group(Church)…………..1:00PM

(Studying Proverbs)

Karen’s Care Group (Home)…….….. 7:00 PM

(Max Lucado’s Unshakable Hope)

Killough’s Care Group (ZOOM)……. 7:30 PM

TODAY is “Connections Sunday,” we have a unique opportunity to welcome Dennis Cook and Oliver Bear from northern Saskatchewan for music and sharing.

Humanitarian Crisis Ethiopia – A three-year-long drought in the Borena region of Ethiopia has pushed many to the brink of starvation. Next week, we will watch a video on the devastation of Ethiopia. Tearfund is initiating immediate emergency food appeals from now until the end of the year. Donations can be made on the Tearfund website or by cheque to the church with a note designating the donation to Tearfund. We would encourage you to consider donating on Giving Tuesday” on November 29. On that day, your gift to Tearfund will be multiplied 5X by a funding sponsor. Watch your email inbox for more info.  

Notice of Society Meeting on Wednesday, November 23 at 7:00 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend and participate, but only members have a vote. The budget and nominations will be presented along with other important updates on our ministry and life together

A Christmas Walk-About – Saturday, December 10, 4 – 6 pm. This is an outdoor/indoor event featuring a Marshmallow Roast, Hayride, Hot Chocolate Bar, Hotdogs and Chilli, Carols, and Crafts. Come and bring your neighbors and friends.

Bonnie Hines went home to Jesus on the 25th of October 2022. A Celebration of Life is being planned for Saturday, November 26 at 1 pm. Everyone is welcome to attend.

Save the date! Wednesday, November 30 Worship Night! All present, past and future worship singers and musicians are invited to join together to worship! Details to follow.

Operation Christmas Child – The mission of this project is to collect shoeboxes filled with fun toys, school supplies, and hygiene items and deliver them to children in need around the world to demonstrate God’s love in a tangible way. Today is the last day of collection for “Operation Christmas Child” shoeboxes.

Pray for FM efforts in and for Ukraine:

  • An Irish missionary, Gerry McNamara now serves as regional director of Central and Eastern Europe for FMWM. He also leads the supervision of the ministerial education and guidance process across Europe. Kati, his wife is involved in full-time ministry in Győr where she reaches out to orphans and the very needy for Christ. They both serve through teaching, leadership, and hospitality.
  • Two colleagues delivered about 2,000 pounds of food and supplies to three locations in Ukraine.
  • Continue to pray for our refugee family in Turkey, who have had their interview which went smoothly, and is preparing to come to Canada soon. Pray for encouragement, provision of basic needs, and health.

Special Request: We have received a request from a Christian mom from Ghana who will be attending TRU, she is desperately in need of accommodation for her and her son. She is arriving on November 30.  If you know of any rentals that are available, could you please let Connie know?

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(Kamloops Free Methodist Church)

Lead Pastor: Dr. Shelley Utz
Director of Neighbourhood Engagement – Connie Alger
Administrative Assistant: Victoria Bamgbopa
Office Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays 9:00am – 2:00pm,
Wednesdays 9:00am – 1:00pm
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975 Windbreak St., Kamloops, BC V2B 5P5 / www.kamfm.ca
(250) 376 – 8332 / email: office@kamfm.ca