Latest Service December 4, 2016
TUESDAY, December 6 & 13 Advent Bible Study
7 p.m., with Rev. Sheila Mallory Shaffelburg Rm. All Welcome.
WEDNESDAY December 7
10:00 am JANE AUSTEN BOOK CLUB continues studying “Villette” by Charlotte Bronte.
1:00 – 4:00 pm Bridge Group for experienced or novice players.
7:00 pm SENIOR CHOIR practice. New members are always welcome – just come along.
THURSDAY, December 8
7:30 p.m. Gospel Group practice.
FRIDAY, December 9
10:00 am Frank’s Computer College
10:00 am Hillcrest Knitting Group meets
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 10
4 pm “FORTE” Men’s Chorus will visit Hillcrest and present their Christmas concert! This will be a variety of music of the season – we hope you come along! (Admission by donation to be divided between FORTE and Hillcrest.)
SUNDAY December 11 – Advent # 3
9:45 am YOUTH CHOIR practice and White Gift service at 11:00 am with Sunday School and Youth Choir
SUNDAY, December 18 – Senior Choir Cantata
SATURDAY, December 24 – 7:30 pm Christmas Eve Service with Senior and Youth Choirs! This service will feature familys’ favourite Christmas Carol. Please talk with Rev. Martin to share a family favourite!
SUNDAY, December 25 – 9:30 am CHRISTMAS DAY service at Sturgeon for both Sturgeon and Hillcrest!
ADVENT REFLECTIONS BOOKS are available at the office $5 for small size and $10 for large size.
2017 United Church Calendars ($10) available at the office.
Hillcrest Story and Recipe (Cook) Book Update
Recipes are coming in and we are very excited about the book’s potential, but we don’t have nearly enough. Please give us more! You can give your notes to any of us on the project committee: Sally Warrington, Elizabeth LeLacheur, Hughie MacDonald, or Margaret Campion; or leave them in the offering plate or drop them by the church office.
What to include: Recipe Title and Ingredients and Instructions. What’s the story of or about or around this recipe: Family history, tradition, memorable occasion, first dinner party, Thanksgiving meal, etc. You can write the story as short or as long as you like. And any subject you choose. We look forward to your stories! Need further information? call Sally Warrington, 902 838 8003. email: email@example.com
THE BECK FAMILY IN CONCERT – “THE BIRTH OF A KING”, Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 7:00 p.m., Central Christian Church, 223 Kent Street, Ch’town. Admission $10 (children under 10 free), a light lunch will be provided. All proceeds to the church building fund. Bring a non-perishable food item for the Upper Room Food Bank and be entered in a draw for CDs. Tickets may be purchased at Central Christian Church office, Maritime Christian Bookstore, Down East Auto Parts (Brudenell) or at the door.
Christmas Book Bank: All PEI Public Libraries are accepting new or gently-used children’s books at any of our 26 locations during the month of December. Donations will be included in Christmas Hampers for families across the Province.
Sunday, December 11, 3:00 p.m. at Trinity United Church, Charlottetown, the Confederation Centre Choral Music Programme presents SING NOEL, directed by Donald Fraser. Join the Confederation Centre Youth Chorus, accompanist Sara White, and special guest soloist Joey Kitson in this 39th Annual Carol Concert, with audience participation. Admission $20.00. Tickets available at the Centre’s Ticketworks, or at the door.