Prayer Chain Requests: Please e-mail your prayer requests to or call Barb Huiskamp (613-393-1585).

Our Church Family: Congratulations to Anna Koekman as she celebrates her 80th birthday on Wednesday.

Tonight we celebrate the Sacrament of Holy Communion. All who have publicly confessed the Lord Jesus Christ and are seeking to live out that commitment in repentance and faith are warmly invited to join in our celebration.

Next Sunday Morning, we expect to welcome Pastor Allan Kirkpatrick of Grace CRC in Cobourg as our preacher by way of a classical appointment.

Monthly Automatic Payments: We were unable to complete the monthly automatic payments this past week because of a technical problem at CIBC. We ask for your patience as CIBC seeks to correct the problem.

Choose Your Noodle & Dessert Auction will be held on Friday, Jan. 19 starting at 6pm. This is a fundraiser for the Youth for their year-end trip to Circle Square Ranch. Tickets are available after the service in the foyer. Tickets are $5/person or $25/family. For more information see the insert in the bulletin. If you are willing to bake items for the silent auction, please talk to Shelley or Mike ASAP!!!

Budget Envelopes for 2018 are located on a table in front of the office in the foyer. If you are interested in budget envelopes contact Nancy in the office 613-962-2062 ext 200 or sign your name on the paper on the table in the foyer.

Dinner Theatre: On Saturday, Feb. 10, Maranatha Marriage Ministry will be hosting a dinner theater and presenting the captivating musical “Moses”, filmed before a live audience at the world renowned Sight & Sound Theatre. Tickets are $20 each and will be available after the service, or at the church office during the week. All adults are welcome.

Maranatha Midweek: The new season of Maranatha Midweek begins on Thursday Feb. 8. Please check out the brochure in the bulletin and register for the course of your choice. If you have questions or concerns call Valerie at 613-962-2062 Ext.215

Prayer Night: We have been praying together for Maranatha on the last Wednesday of the month. Next meeting is planned for Wednesday, Jan. 31 at 7:30pm in the Youth Hall.

World Renew: Steve & Alice Bylsma will be volunteering with World Renew Disaster Response Services repairing homes in Tarboro, NC due to Hurricane Matthew from Jan. 23– Feb. 3. Please pray for safety and good health for them and the team.

Directory: We are planning to publish a new directory for the new year. Pages for the directory are on the tables outside the main office. Please check your information and make any necessary changes. If you have an email address please provide it as well. Email addresses will not be published in the directory but will be kept in the office for staff. Thanks for your cooperation in this matter. Any questions, please talk to Nancy in the office.

RightNow Media Renewals: It’s renewal time for your RightNow media subscriptions. If you already have a subscription please pay your $20 yearly fee at the Information Desk as soon as you can. If you are NOT currently subscribed, but would like to be, please complete the insert and return to the Information Desk with your fee and you will be assigned an access code for this valuable resource library. Questions or concerns, please call Valerie 613-962-2062 ext. 215

Free DVDs!! The Resource Desk is reorganizing and there are a number of dvds of past services that are available at no cost. There is a table set up beside the Resource Desk and we invite you to come and browse through them and help yourselves to those that we have made available.

Quarterly Statements are in mailboxes or at the Information Centre. The statements detail your giving to Maranatha. Please take a minute to look it over to make sure that it is correct. If there are errors, please contact the church office. If you would like to have offering envelopes, use pre-authorized giving or learn more about ways to contribute to Maranatha, contact the church office (962-2062).

Thank You to all those who sent us Christmas cards over the Christmas holidays. We were blessed by your thoughtfulness, encouragement and support. Love, Mart & Tina