EPPE Weekly eNews – January 20-19

TODAY:  We welcome the return of Rev. Takouhi.

THIS WEEK

Tuesday, January 22, Portland Community Luncheon at noon.  Menu:  Chili, (vegetarian chili option), salad and dessert.   Everyone Welcome.  Pay by donation as you are able.

Thursday – Portland Pealers practice at 5:45 p.m.

                    – Choirs practice at 7:30 p.m.

NEXT SUNDAY:  Baptism in during the Elgin service.

Correction!!  On the January calendar there was an OB meeting marked for the 29th.  This was in error.  There is no OB meeting on that date.

 Change of Date:  Portland Council will meet on Wednesday, January 23 in the Friendship Room at 7 p.m.

Elgin Ushers & Readers, please pick up your final 2019 schedule from the bulletin board. Names are  highlighted to make it easier to find your copy.        Thank you all for volunteering for this duty.

Annual Reports:  Please note that all Annual Reports are due into the office by the end of the January.  Email:  office@eppc-ucc.com   Thank you!

We welcome Linda Wilcox to the EPPC office, starting January 23, while Norma is recovering from surgery.  The office hours will not change and along with the regular tasks of the Charge, Linda will be happy to receive your Annual reports.   We wish Norma a speedy recovery and thank Linda for stepping in.

 Olivet United Church is hosting

BOB BURTCH BLUEGRASS

Sunday, January 27 from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.

at the Seeley’s Bay Firehall

Tickets: $15

Call: Cindy Tye – 613-359-5924  or  Bob Burtch 613-929-4435

 

MESSAGE OF HOPE TOUR

Based on her current best selling book, HOW LOVE CONTINUES: RECOGNIZING THE AFTERLIFE, Inspirational Speaker ELEANOR GLENN invites you to live 2019 with the hope, comfort & optimism of knowing your transitioned loved ones are still with you.  Join her Wednesday, February 13, 2019, 6:30-8 p.m. in the Fellowship Room of Portland United Church.  Admission $20. Payable at door.