Newsletter 14th August 2016

Newsletter 14th August 2016

Sunday 14th August 2016

Sounds of Silence – “Oceans” – This Sunday (14th), 8.15 am – in the lower Chapel
Come and spend some quiet time listening and reflecting on music, sounds and pictures with an ocean theme.
All Welcome !
 
Workshop with Robin Mann – This Sunday
Robin will share with us in our morning worship, then lunch followed by a workshop for all interested in music for churches. Be ready for singing, sharing and learning. You can learn more about Robin at http://www.robinmann.com.au/
He will be bringing copies of his music and CD’s for sale on the day.
We will be asking for $10 from those sharing in the workshop to help pay Robin for his work with us.
 
August is Wider Mission Month
Envelopes are available in the porch in which you are invited to make a donation by 28th August for our 2016 Wider Mission project “Climate Action:- Fresh Water Tanks for Kiribati”.   Whatever we are able to do will be greatly appreciated by our partners in the Pacific region.
 
Garage Sale and Fete
We will have a meeting after worship (11.00am) next week (21st August) to start to shape up the details of the garage sale and fete for this year.   All those wanting to help put this together are encouraged to attend and contribute.
 
“Frontier News” and “New Times”
Please pick up copies from front foyer.
 
Church Garden
The AUC Children’s Garden Group would like to acknowledge the donation given to the church by Marc, from the Campbelltown Landcare Group, that works in Wadmore Park.
 
Friendship Club
Friday, 19th August 10 am – Myal Ensemble Entertainment at the Church, followed by Soup & Sandwiches.
 
Badge
If you would like a name badge please supply the office with details.
 
Cleaning Roster
We are looking for some folk who wish to serve Athelstone UC by assisting in cleaning our church facility.  We hope to have enough volunteers to make up a roster and commence soon.  Please contact Sharyn 8336 9905 or email office@athelstonechurch.org.au
 
Cans of Food
Soup, Baked Beans, Casserole type meals, etc. are very welcome!  These are delivered to Uniting Communities each week.  Thank you to all who are donating!
 
Wider Church
For news of the wider church in South Australia and beyond please continue to use the link to UC e-news at http://sa.uca.org.au/uc-e-news/
 
 
Contact for Notices
Please send all notices you wish included in our Newsletter to newsletter@athelstonechurch.org.au by Wednesday 6pm.
If you wish to contact Sharyn in the Office the email address is office@athelstonechurch.org.au
 
Community Outreach Mission Network
See Notice board – also available electronically – contact the office for details.
 
Rosters  –  21st August 2016

  9.30am 6.00pm
Flowers Sue Richards  
Steward(s) & Offering Coralie & Brenton Summers  
Notices Don Brown  
Scripture Reader Sylvia Maywald  
Data Projector    
Sound Tara Shirlock  
Building Steward Richard Read  
Offering Count G Jennings/S Geroge N Wrede/P Howland
Tea & Coffee Coralie & Brenton Summers O’Hara
Bakery Run   O’Hara

 
Bible Readings
14th August  –  Isaiah 5:1-7,  Psalms 80:1-2,  Hebrews 11:29 – 12:2,  Luke 12:49-56
21st August – Jeremiah 1:4-10,  Psalms 71:1-6,  Hebrews 12:18-29,  Luke 13:10-17
 
Book Club – runs on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month, 9.30am at the Athelstone Coffee Shop
 
What’s on this Week –  15th – 21st August
Monday               4.45-6.45 pm Calisthenics
Tuesday               10-12.15 am U3A Yoga;   9-11 am Stay & Play;  9.30 am Book Club;  5.30-7.30 pm Reach your Feat
7.30 pm Church Council
Wednesday        6.30-7.30 pm Reach your Feat
Thursday             5.30-7.30 pm Reach your Feat
Friday                    10 am Friendship Club
Saturday
Sunday                 9.30 am Church Service;   6 pm Church Service