Serving Today: March 19, 2017
|Greeters:||Don & Lorraine Baycroft||Eleanor Haddow & Isabel Barrie|
|Coffee:||Nancy Gong & Patricia Fowler||Nancy & Gary Hantke|
|Counters:||Terry Ames & Louise McAree||Louise McAree & Gary Weerts|
|Media:||Ha-Won Kim||Sung-Won Kim|
Norma Gueulette & Rick Penner
|Reading||Althea Strudwick||Don Baycroft|
Children Aged 3 – 12 are invited to join our KidBlast program held downstairs after the “Children’s Time”
Our Nursery is located in the downstairs Hall.
BIBLE STUDY with Rev. Dennis runs every other Tuesday at 10am-11:30am. Everyone is welcome.
Sunday MAR. 5th LPC Attendance: 40
Offering Amount: $2,245.70
Langley Bottle Depot LPC Youth Group balance: $48.00
There are copies of the Presbyterian Prayer Partnership in the back of the church. We encourage you to take a copy and pray for the prayer requests listed day by day in this prayer calendar.
EASTER CHOIR begins practices after church today about 11:20am (time for a quick coffee/tea after the service). We meet in the sanctuary and invite all who enjoy singing to join us. Please feel free to call Ella Marie with any questions. 604-533-4997 We look forward to seeing new faces!
Remember in Prayer: Canada, Sunday School, Youth Group, Alex & Audrey McGregor, Ella & Ralph Steiro, Margaret Serviss, Isabel Brew, Bev’s brother-in-law Richard Kneider, Marilyn’s brother’s family, Debbie’s aunt Anita, Persecuted Christian, Dane , Lesley Craig, Esther Lau
SHEPHERD’S HOUSE MINISTRY
Session has agreed that as our mission and outreach ministry for the coming years, Langley Presbyterian will focus on supporting the ministry and mission of Shepherd’s House. This year we would like to develop a more hands-on relationship between our congregation and this important work. To this end we are planning a trip to Shepherd’s House for March 17. So that transportation is not an issue (as many of us no longer drive after dark) we will arrange to pick you up at your home, drive you to Shepherd’s House and return you home at the end of the evening. If you would like to take advantage of this arrangement please put your name on the sign-up sheet at the back of the sanctuary. If you can help provide rides for others please put your name on the sign-up sheet and write “Driver” beside it.
PCC MISSION MOMENTS Welcoming the stranger
With support from Presbyterians Sharing, Jackie Bannerman is serving as a young adult intern in Budapest, Hungary with our long-standing partner, the Reformed Church in Hungary. Jackie is excited about helping the Kalunba Refugee ministry to build relationships with refugees in a safe environment. She teaches English lessons and helps with Kalunba’s website, providing English content to connect international readers. Jackie shares, “I hope to help create a sort of home, if only a temporary one, and provide a much needed sense of hope to people coming from fearful situations with uncertain futures.”Presbyterians Sharing supports refugee work
Langley – Hope For Women – Dessert Concert – March 24th, 7:30pm Come and enjoy a fabulous night of mouth-watering desserts and music at the Hope For Women Pregnancy Services Dessert Concert Fundraiser featuring local Christian musicians We are Mystic and C&C. A freewill offering will be taken to support the life-saving work of Hope for Women Pregnancy Services in Langley. Location: Langley Evangelical Free Church, 20719 48 Ave, Langley. Doors open at 7pm. Tickets are $15 in advance or $18 at the door. For tickets call 604-427-3939 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Employment Opportunity: Bethesda Christian Association is seeking a full-time Administrative Assistant for their Head Office in Abbotsford. Applicants please submit a cover letter, resume and references to Bethesda’s Human Resources Director (Ref #AA483). Fax your submission to 604-850-7242 or email Life@bethesdabc.com . Only selected applicants will be contacted. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSIONS: March 17, 2017.
Gallery 7 Theatre presents Disney’s Beauty and the Beast live on stage! This ‘tale as old as time’ comes alive in an exciting musical extravaganza adapted from the award-winning film and based on the beloved fairy-tale. Runs March 24 & 25, 29 – April 1, 2017 at 7:00 PM with discount matinees on March 25 & April 1 at 2:00 PM at the Abbotsford Arts Centre, 2329 Crescent Way, Abbotsford. Tickets and info available in person at House of James, 2743 Emerson Street, by phone at 604-852-3701 or online at www.gallery7theatre.com.
Let’s Beat ALS! May 24, 2017 at Langley Events Center 7-10pm doors open at 6pm. The Langley Christian School community was rocked by the news that long time high school choir and band director, Dave Alexander, had been diagnosed with ALS. The LCS parent community, in cooperation with LCS administration, has been working hard to plan a evening of music and celebration as a fundraising event to bless the Alexander family. Event Website (for details, to buy tickets, to donate or be a sponsor):www.fordave.ca.