Presbytery Newsletter January 31, 2018

WOOLASTOOK PRESBYTERY NEWSLETTER

January 31, 2018

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From Merle Blake:

The next meeting of Woolastook Presbytery will be Thursday, February 22nd at 11:00 AM at Wilmot United Church, Fredericton. There will be an Order of the Day with Roger Janes (Stewardship and Gift Officer- Atlantic Region) at 12:15PM, for a short Stewardship presentation and Q & A around Mission and Service in the new structure. Remember that the Presbytery book Club will meet at 1:10 – 1:30PM.

If your pastoral charge would like to host the Presbytery meeting of April 26th or June 7th, please be in touch with the secretary, Merle, at mernie99@nb.sympatico.ca, or telephone 506-357-5104.

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Reminder from Lauren King, Maritime Conference Office, that registration for Intermediates at Conference and Youth Forum will again be done ONLINE. For further information contact Lauren at 506-536-1334 EXT. 4.

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Mission and Service Deadline is today, Wednesday January 31, for your pastoral charge to get credit for all their Mission and Service donations in 2017. Please transfer to General Council Office by this date.

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The United Church Foundation is pleased to accept applications for the spring 2018 Seeds of Hope granting cycle. Applications are due by 8pm EST, April 15, 2018, preferable by email. Visit www.unitedchurchfoundation.ca/grantinfo, to download the application and for more information.

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The 2017 Statistical and Information Forms were mailed to all pastoral charges on January 5, 2018. If you did not receive yours, please contact Susan Jackson at General Council Office. Forms are also offered electronically and were available after January 19th at https://webapps.united-church.ca.

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From Kelly Burke:

Hi Friends

After you have finished your annual meetings please be sure to bring along/send in  3 copies of your Annual Reports to our Presbytery meeting on Feb 22nd at Wilmot United Church.  Either 3 hard copies or 1 hard copy and a link to an on-line version is OK!

If you have not yet had your meeting by then, please be in touch with Kelly:

revkelly08@gmail.com

Looking forward to seeing you all and reading about your lives!

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