Readings for next Sunday, 6th August:
Genesis 32: 22-31 Psalm 17: 1-7, 15
Romans 9: 1-5 Matthew 14: 13-21
Winter Warmers Sale: It is intended to have special winter warmers sales tables at the Caversham Market on Saturday 12th August. We invite donations of books, puzzles, warm bedding and winter clothing (in good condition) as well as baking for morning teas at the sale. Please bring to the office during office hours or phone the office to arrange collection of goods. We would appreciate a few more helpers to set up on the Friday and to help on the day, so if you are available please contact Sue on 487 7899.
Annual Reports: please get these to Wendy in the office asap – preferably by next Monday, 7th August. The parish annual meeting is to be held on Sunday 17th September following a 10am combined service at Caversham.
Sunday 27th August – Presbyterian Support Sunday at Coastal Unity.
Pete Strang will be leading both services in the parish with Presbyterian Support’s Michelle Gerwitz at Caversham and Amanda Reid at St Margaret’s Green Island.
Lunch@Sidey: Appreciative thanks for your support of this mission, particularly to those who continue to supply soup. Could we ask you, please, to label and date the soup before it is frozen? Thank you so much!
If you would like to be notified when we have fresh vegetables for making soup, please let Wendy know. We also have King soup mixes and yellow lentils available in the office any time.
Department of Theology and Religion 2017 Faith Thinking Workshop:
A “Taster” Course in New testament Greek – Dr Katie Marcar, Dept of Theology and Religion, University of Otago. 7 – 9pm Wednesday August 16, 23 & 30. Burns 5 (Albany St), University of Otago.
Course costs $30. Please register online at http://www.otago.ac.nz/continuingeducation/index.html or use registration form from notice-board or from parish office. For further information please go to: http://www.otago.ac.nz/theology/news/otago055227.html
Radio Church every Sunday morning from 8.30 – 9am a recorded worship service is offered on Otago Access Radio 105.4 FM or online via www.oar.org.nz. Please share this with your shut-in friends and those unable to attend regular church services.
Monday 1st Aug 7.30pm Caversham Property Committee
Thursday 3rd 10.00am Fruit & Vege depot
5 – 5.45pm Fruit & Vege depot
Sunday 6th 9.30am Morning Worship at Caversham (Communion)
9.40am Bed-pushers meet at Dunedin Hospital Chapel
10.30am Morning tea at St Margaret’s Green Island
11.00am Morning Worship at St Margaret’s
12.30pm Lunch at Mitchell’s, South Rd, Caversham
1.45pm Service at Radius Fulton Care Centre