THIS MORNING, 9.30am
Liturgist – Philip Clarke Preacher – Glynn Cardy
Duty Elder – David McNabb Readers – Trevor Mosley, Noeline Creighton
Intercessions – Margaret Parr
Flowers – Anne Baird Organist – Stephen Vincent
Hospitality – Pam Elgar & David McNabb, Tom & Margaret Agee, Nick Paschalis, Judith Ray, Kay Fenwick
THIS WEEK WE PRAY FOR
World Council of Churches’ Calendar – East Timor, Indonesia, Philippines
Within the Nation – LAW AND ORDER. Judges; lawyers; court officials; probation officers; prison staff, prison chaplains, prison visitors; police management, police officers
Within St Luke’s – Envelope Secretary – Margaret Tibbles; Dingwall Trust – Jill Stotter;
Remuera Christians Trust – Stephen Styants
NOTICES FOR SUNDAY 19th NOVEMBER 2017
TODAY AT 11am is the last opportunity for parishioners to come together to share views on our MISSION AND MINISTRY at St Luke’s. The three questions Parish Council wishes to hear from you on are:
- What has worked well in the past?
- What hasn’t worked well?
- What would you like to see [or see more of] in the future?
The ideas will be recorded to help guide the Parish Council.
FIRST N THIRD MORNING TEA, Tuesday 21st November, 10.30am. All welcome.
MULTI-FAITH CALENDAR OF RELIGIOUS FESTIVALS 2018 are available from the Religious Diversity Centre web site for only $20 posted: http://www.rdc.org.nz/store/
REMUERA CHRISTIANS’ TRUST AGM. The 47th Annual General Meeting of the Trust will be held in the Activities Room (behind the main building) at 55 Omahu Road, Remuera on Tuesday 21st November at 5.45pm. All welcome to come along and see Stephen Styants in action!
FAMILY WORKS NORTHERN writes: We're hoping you can help us! We need Christmas Mince Pie packs for the hampers and mini Christmas cakes for the smaller packs. If you're moved to give, please drop off the pie pack/cake at the PSN Support Office, 111 Great South Rd Auckland, by WED 22 NOVEMBER.
MARGARET AGEE. On Tuesday last week, members of the Auckland Branch of the NZ Association of Counsellors met to celebrate Margaret Agee being awarded Life Membership of the New Zealand Association of Counsellors. There are only 3 members from Auckland and one of the others is also a member of our congregation, Janet Irwin. This was an opportunity for Margaret’s professional colleagues over the last nearly forty years to talk to Margaret about their experiences and friendship with her. Above all, people spoke about her generosity of time to students, her vision and enthusiasm for counselling in the community and the way she has supported students to continue with research and writing. Margaret started her counselling life as counsellor at Aorere College, moved to Manukau Institute and eventually went to the University of Auckland where she was senior lecturer in counselling till last year and after sabbatical choose to lecture and use her skills in other aspects of the counselling world. Two of Margaret’s edited text books are Ethics in Practice and Cross Cultural perspectives Pacific Identities and Well Being. She is convenor of the National Ethics Committee, is an advisor to the Ministry of Education in matters relating to counselling, and till recently chaired the counsellor educators committee. Congratulations Margaret we are proud of you!
COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS’ LUNCH Tuesday 5th December, 12.30pm For those who arrange flowers, count money, serve on teams / committees / council, cater for events, fix things that are broken, guide, serve, sing, play an instrument, teach, tidy, weed ... anyone who voluntarily gives time and talents to enrich the life of our community is invited to lunch. Please sign the list at reception or RSVP to Pamela firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday 4th December.
ST LUKE’S SENIORS CHRISTMAS MORNING TEA, Thursday 14th December, 10.30am. A festive treat awaits all St Lucans who are 70+ years young. If you would like to come along and share good coffee, Christmas treats, and a good natter, please sign the list at reception, indicating if you require transport.
HOSPITALITY FOR DECEMBER & JANUARY. Please sign the lists at reception if you would like to be part of the hospitality team for either month.
For our Prayers:
Please remember these members of our community:
Glenda Tabuteau recovering from a recent fall.
Ann McKenzie is in Auckland Hospital in an induced coma, and making some positive progress.
Karl Woodroffe [grandson of Olinda and Colin] is now out of intensive care in Brisbane and beginning the long journey towards recovery
Alison Miller is coming to the end of her treatment and is doing well.
Isabel Clarihew (a member of our Wednesday Communion group) mourning the death of her brother this week.
The Wong family mourning the loss of their parents, Alex and Joyce (who were married at St Luke’s).
Barbara Smith on the first anniversary of her sister Isabel's death
Please note that the people above have given permission for this information to be shared.
SUNDAY 26th NOVEMBER 2017
9.30am – Community Worship
Liturgist – Pam Elgar Preacher – Glynn Cardy Duty Elder – David McNabb
Readers – Joan Hardy, Margaret Seagrave Intercessions – David McNabb
Organist – Stephen Vincent
SLIKS – Rebecca Hayward, Margaret Parr, Anna Cardy
130 Remuera Road, Remuera, Auckland 1050
Community Centre & Church Office: Phone 520 0740
Minister: GLYNN CARDY 021 545 969; email@example.com
Community Director: Colin Rose 520 0199 021 987 220; firstname.lastname@example.org
Administrator: PAMELA DAY 520 0740; email@example.com
Parish Council Convener: DAVID McNABB; firstname.lastname@example.org
Parish Clerk: KEN HULLS email@example.com
Envelope Secretary: MARGARET TIBBLES, 846 7682 (h); firstname.lastname@example.org
PASTORAL. If you know of anyone needing support, a listening ear, a phone call or a visit at home or in hospital,
please contact Pamela email@example.com