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St. Matthew’s United Church eBulletin Aug 19, 2012

•  Summersounds@Barrington Thursday
•  Annual Reports due in 10 days
•  Thanks to ...
•  Summer office hours
•  In the Community

SummerSounds@Barrington concert series
The SummerSounds@Barrington concert series is held at St. Matthew’s on Thursdays during July and August. Bring your lunch to the church for a weekly concert 12:15–1 pm. Suggested donation is $5. For information call 429-1680.

Aug. 23 – Marcel d’Entremont, tenor; Jennifer King, piano
Aug. 30 – Helen Tucker, organ

Annual Reports due in 10 days
Committee chairs, year-end is upon us and all annual reports are due by Aug. 31. Please submit your reports to Dora at the church office, either by hand or via email, stmatts@ns.sympatico.ca

Thanks to ...
Terry Hurrell, Wayne Rogers and John Wallace for preparing and leading Sunday’s celebration of our Methodist tradition. Readers were John and Karen Pearce. The choir turned out in force to lead the singing of a number of favorite Wesley hymns, including:
•  Maker, In Whom We Live
•  Christ, Whose Glory Fills the Skies
•  Love Divine, All Loves Excelling
•  Come, Thou Long Expected Jesus
•  Jesus, Lover of My Soul
•  O for a Thousand Tongues to Sing
•  O Thou that Comest from Above
•  Ye Servants of GOd
•  Forth in Your Name

Summer office hours
The church office is open Tuesday–Friday from 8 am to noon. For pastoral emergencies during the summer, please call 423-9209; messages will be checked daily.

In the Community
St. Andrew’s Summer Concert – Thur. Aug. 23, 7:30 pm at St. Andrew’s United Church, 6036 Coburg Road, featuring Jonathan MacArthur, tenor, and Marcia Swanston, mezzo soprano. Tickets $15 adults, $10 students (free for school-age children) available at the door.


Church office: stmatts@ns.sympatico.ca , 423-9209
Pastoral care: Rev. Betsy Hogan, 423-9209
Sunday Breakfast: 8:30–9:30 am, Worship: 10:30 am
Choir rehearsals: Thursdays, Handbell Choir at 6:15 pm and Senior Choir at 7:30 pm (resuming in September)
Lunch Bunch Community Choir: Fridays at 12 noon (resumes in September)
On the web: www.stmatts.ns.ca

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