60th Wedding Anniversary—Congratulations to LaVerne and Barb Palmer on their 60th wedding anniversary. Please join the family after church to celebrate.
Memorial Service for Dan Deschenes—The memorial service for Dan Deschenes will be on Friday, September 20th at 1:30 p.m. here at Rothwell. There will be a reception afterwards hosted by the Social Committee.
Memorial Service for Joe Burk Friday 13th at 11:00 AM at McKay followed by a reception. There will be visitations at McGarry's central location from 3-5 and 7-9 on Thursday.
Welcome Back Sundae— Everyone is invited for Sundae’s next Sunday, September 15th after church. The Sunday Club looks forward to welcoming all back after the summer.
Men's Breakfast— 3rd Thursday of each month at 8:30 am at T'basil estaurant on St. Joseph Blvd
Euchre Party at Rothwell United Church on September 21st at 1:00 p.m. Cost is $5.00. Light refreshments. Prizes. For tickets call Keith McCambley at 613-747-9771 or Maggie McLaurin. Everyone welcome. It’s always fun. Tables will also be available for those who would like to play Scrabble and other games. If you are interested, please contact Dick Ballhorn ph 613 741 4271.
The office is open Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The deadline for Announcements is noon on Wednesday.
BROADVIEW , formally The Observer, covers faith and social justice issues in Canada and around the world. Ten issues are published each year and the annual subscription price remains $25. If you are not a subscriber, why not give it a try? If you are a subscriber, it's time to renew. Funds and the updated subscriber list must be sent to Broadview by October 8 latest. If you are a subscriber and your address has changed, please tell Cam. He would appreciate your subscription payment in cash or cheque payable to Cam Bowes.
TRY BELLS! Here is an opportunity to bring some music into your life.Our current bell choir is a community choir. There are no auditions. Church affiliation is unimportant. Come yourself and bring a friend to our choir room on Wednesday, September 25 at 6:30 p.m. for an hour. No commitment - find out if bell ringing is for you. Ages in our current choir span from mid-teen to 83 years of age. Everyone is welcome.
The Singles Club will be holding their first monthly meeting after the Summer break, at the Church on Friday September 13th at 6:30 p.m. We will be having our usual potluck supper, followed by a planning meeting for the coming year. All Singles and Singles Again are invited and we look forward to seeing you on Friday.
The Rothwell Prayer Group will be meeting at 9:30 a.m. in the Chapel. Reminder—In the Narthex there is paper and pen, and a box in which to place prayer requests.
If you wish to place flowers in the church on a Sunday for any occasion, please see a member of the Flower committee. For the month of September, please call Christine Bowes at 613-680-3917.
Pastoral Care Team— please contact any member of the team if you or someone you know has a pastoral need. We care. We can be identified by the green name tags and heart symbol. Please speak to one of us or call us for a visit. Contact: Joanne McCrostie– 613-746-3757; church office 613-746-0820 or Rev. Mike’s cell 613-299-9259.
Office Hours and Deadlines—The office is open Monday to Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The deadline for Announcements is noon on Wednesday.
Solar power production for June was 1540.57 kWhs, just slightly lower than the 2013-2018 average for June of 1547.77 kWhs. Solar power production for July was 1741.16k kWhs slightly higher than the 2013-2018 average for July of 1652.63 kWhs. Solar production for August was 1468.02kWhs slightly lower than the 2013-2018 average of 1508.93 kWhs. Solar production January – August was 8,608.14 which represents a carbon offset equivalent to 26 trees
INTERCHURCH REFUGEE GROUP (IRG) is preparing to welcome a family of four from the Democratic Republic of the Congo on September 19. The family consists of a father and mother, as well as two boys, aged 16 months and 4 years. All their major furnishing needs have been collected. Once the family has arrived, we will let you know of any outstanding items needed for their household, as well as their clothing sizes, in case you wish to contribute. The IRG thanks Rothwell members for their continued support.
Thank you for visiting our website. At Rothwell, we hope to join God in creating a warm, welcoming community of friends who wish to journey together to learn about life, love, and faith. If you are visiting us today, we invite you to sign our guest book in the foyer.
If you are looking for a Church to become a part of, you are invited to ask any questions you may have. Rev. Mike will be pleased to meet you after the service. We look forward to saying “hello” to you at our Fellowship time.
All school-aged Children, including visitors, are welcome to join our Sunday Club after Theme Time, and little ones aged 0-3 are welcome with a parent in the nursery.
September 9-16, 2019 at Rothwell
If you wish to schedule space for your event or plan a Sunday celebration, please contact our office secretary, Trina Harper, first to ensure availability at 613-746-0820.
Tuesday 7:30 p.m. F and P
Wednesday 6:30 p.m. 7th Day meeting (Resource)
7:00 p.m. Victoria’s Quilts
Thursday 7:30 p.m. ACMO
Friday 6:30 p.m. Singles
Saturday 9:00 a.m. 7th Day Adventist Service
Sunday 9:00 a.m. First Choir practise
10:30 a.m. Sundae’s and Service
1:30 p.m. ACMO Service
Most needed donations for the Gloucester Food Cupboard (GEFC) • Canned fruit, tomatoes/tomato sauce, • canned fish and soup • Apple sauce, fresh apples, bananas or oranges • Healthy kids snacks ( fruit cups, granola bars, juice boxes) • Toothpaste, shampoo, diapers, dish and laundry soap.
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Rothwell is Wheelchair accessible and has resources for people with hearing difficulties.
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