Church Events


The Gifts Committee is seeking nominations for the Female Elder Role. If you would like to nominate someone, please discuss prayerfully with the individual and forward their name to Trevor HB Brent P, or Sandi G within the next few weeks as we will make the decision at the fall congregational meeting.

Past DUE-Reports– All ministry teams, committee and Bequest reports are due in the office for the Fall Congregation meeting. Please send them via email to Christine.

Sept. 20 (Wed) – The Community Bible Study Group resumes at 9:15 for coffee, 9:30 to 11:30 am for study. We are studying the book “The Patriarchs” by Beth Moore /week 6. New people are always welcome! Talk to Mariko O.

Sept. 20 (Wed) – Elders meeting

Sept. 22-24 – MYF Fall Retreat at HAC. Plan to attend the whole weekend!

SEPTEMBER 27TH 7:00 P.M. AT SHANTZ MC More questions about the new build? Mark your Calendars. More details to come.

Oct. 1 Sunday Morning – Fall Congregational Meeting & Worship. Council is joining with Worship Ministry to bring our work together with our worship. Our hope is to strengthen that connection, and to make the meeting more attractive to those who have limited time and energy for a longer day. Please bring finger food meal at noon to share together afterwards.

Church & Family Life (C&FL) – A sign up list is posted on the foyer bulletin board for meals for Mary Lou S. 1 to 2 meals a week. Check to see where you can help.

VBS Items – Please pick up any items you donated to be used for VBS week in the Sunday School room downstairs. Please pick them up ASAP or we will assume they are to move to storage or to donate.

Outdoor Shantz Church Sign – Looking for someone to change the sign at the front of the church occasionally or when requested for various events. Please see Christine in the office.

Faith Formation Education Bursary Recipients – Those of you who have been contacted about receiving this bursary, please connect with me at the office if you require a T4A form and haven’t filled this out previously in order to receive your bursary. This is required in order for us to send your bursary to the institution you attend. Please fill it out and drop it off in the Office administrator’s mailbox in the foyer this week if possible.