does not allow nuts of any kind due to allergies.
Welcome to all and a
special welcome to anyone visiting St Thomas’ this weekend. May you find
God’s hope, peace and joy as you worship with us on Sundays at 8:30 am or
(or 9:30 am during the summer).
There is a Nursery Room
available for babies and pre kinder church children during the
service. Volunteers are welcome for nursery duty. Please contact Judy McCorkell at 613-836-2348 for more information.
We pray for members of our
Marguerite Moore; Karla & Jim
Narraway; Doug Nettleton; Linda & Rodger Noble; Elizabeth Norris & Sylvi
Dawes; Avril O’Neill.
We pray for the Sick
and those in need of Healing:
Pat, Daisy, Nancy,
Nicholas, Tiffany, Kevin, Melia, Giuliano, Laura, Anne, Elisabeth, Sarah.
Assisting in Sunday’s 9:30
Chalice: Tanya Drew
Reader: Judy Dallaway
Intercessions: Pat McNally
Projectionist: Luc Faucon
Sides people: Susan Boutillier & Mary Attwell
Altar Guild: Marlyn Powell, Barb Bottriell, Sue Blackhall, Mary Attwell
Our first service with Rev
Lee was outstanding.
Among many other things, he told us very clearly that he was here to help us
grow. There are a couple of pictures on the photos page of our website
of Rev. Lee during the welcome ceremony after the service.
There are also a couple of
pictures on our website photos page of the Rainbow Room wall in God's
Garden. It was
created and painted by Merilee Clarke, the God's Garden children and their
parents over a 5 year period. It is soon to be replaced with a new
Join us for Lemonade and
cookies and fellowship in the Narthex immediately following the service.
August 19th: Please join
us for a light breakfast following the service.
Corn Roast: Saturday August 25th from 5-7.
We will be serving ham, a variety of
different salads, rolls and, of course, hot buttered corn, coffee, tea,
lemonade and ice-cream for dessert.
Tickets: Adults $15, Children 6-14 $5 under 6 are free, $35/family (2
adults, 2 kids). Tickets are available from the office or contact Judy at
Name Tags: Please check
that you have a nametag to wear during our church services.
If you do not have one, please put your name on the list in the Narthex for
Nicole to make you a new tag.
One of the charities that
St Thomas has supported with clothes and other gifts is Youville Centre.
high school education for young mothers and look after their children while
they are in school. They have just sent out their 2018 summer
newsletter which is very interesting. It can be read by clicking on
Stittsville Food Bank:
Items in somewhat short supply (Updated June 2018)
Large Apple juice, Mayonnaise,
Condiments, Cheez Whiz, Hamburger Helper, Chilli – cans, Stew – cans, Rice,
Potatoes – cans or boxes, Fruit Cups, Apple Sauce Jars & Cups, Pancake
Syrup, Jams, Coffee/Tea, Hot Chocolate, Crackers, Cookies, Toilet paper,
Kleenex, Any Gluten-free items, Sanitary products for men & women.
Our children's church
Faith Time begins in
the downstairs hall at 9:00 am until 9:25 am. This includes activities for all
members of God's family regardless of age.
begins at 9:40 following the Children's Talk in church. This is for
children 3-12 years of age. Registration forms are in the church foyer as
well as in the Downstairs Rainbow Room. All registered children receive a
free Bible. See Merilee Clarke for more information or call her at
Bridlewood Home Hardware,
Michael Cowpland Drive
has partnered with St Thomas Church. Everything you buy at the store
entitles us to receive a 3% rebate pre tax. Just mention you are from St
Thomas at check out. In 2016, our church received a rebate of $33 from
The St Thomas Grocery
is available for Brown's Independent Grocery Store. It doesn't cost you any money
at all and St Thomas receives up to 4% of your purchases from the store.
Please support St Thomas by purchasing the grocery certificate cards from
the office or from the sellers in the foyer after the services.
Please contact Susan Chapman 613-836-5476 or the office during the week.
Donate to the Church by going
out and eating.
Thanks to all who participate in
the grocery store certificate program, but what if you don’t feel like
cooking andwant a meal out! Well we’ve teamed up with Hurley’s Grill at
1261 Stittsville Main Street. Now
when you have a meal, or snack, before you pay tell the waitress or waiter
that you are on team 5741, and 10% of your bill will come back to the
church. This does not include taxes or alcohol. Our team number is the last
4 digits of the churches telephone number or just tell them you are with St
Thomas. In 2016, the church received a rebate of $221 from Hurley's.
You can also arrange for a
payment to St Thomas at Home Hardware on Eagleson Dr.
Just mention St Thomas and they will send a percentage of your purchase to
St Thomas is on Facebook.
If you are a Facebook
user, you can find our page by searching for 'St Thomas Stittsville' and
then 'Liking' our page. Then any posts made on the St Thomas page will
also show on your personal page - an easy way to keep in touch with the
events happening at St Thomas. We now have about 78 people who are
receiving St Thomas news on their Facebook page. If you are not a Facebook user,
you can visit our Facebook page by clicking on this