November 12, 2014

WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 12th, 2014 - "Right now, my life is just one learning experience after another. By the end of the week I should be a genius!" Renee Locks

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15th, 2014 - Christmas Bazaar at Faith Presbyterian Church - 140 Dawes Road. 11:00 - 1:00 - Filipino Food, Bake table, Christmas crafts.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 16th, 2014 - Join us for morning worship at 10:30 - Rev. Wes Denyer leading. Following worship there will be a congregational meeting to discuss the future of Beaches Church. The service will be short and then we will move downstairs to the Dance Studio where it is a bit warmer. This is an important meeting and we need your input. The furnace is to be replaced beginning November 17th, do hang in there and dress warmly.


MISSION CAPSULES: Presbyterians Sharing ... helps equip congregations through events like Stewards by Design, a conferemce designed to help congregations discover how stewardship connects to all aspects of the mission and ministry of the church. Alice attended the event with a team from St. Andrew's church in Stirling, Ontario. She shares, " Our church building is 158 years old. With the help of Kennon Callahan, we stopped "survival thinking" and started "forward thinking" Amazing! Celebrate God always.

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 6th, 13th & 20th, 2014 - Christmas Marketplace at Beaches in the Narthex. For information, speak to Marcia Livingstone.

More History Test answers:

In the Olympic games, Greeks ran races, jumped, hurled biscuits and threw the java.

Julius Caesar extinguished himself on the battlefields of Gaul. The Ides of March murdered him because they thought he was going to be made king. Dying, he gasped: "Tee hee" Brutus"

Joan of Arc was burnt to a steak and was canonized by Bernard Shaw.

Queen Elizabeth was the "virgin Queen" - as a queen she was a success, when she exposed herself before her troops they all shouted, "Hurrah!"

It was an age of great inventions and discoveries. Gutenberg invented removable type and the Bible. Another important invention was the circulation of blood. Sir Walter Raleigh is a historical figure because he invented cigarettes and started smoking. Sir Francis Drake circumcised the world with a 100 foot clipper.

Have a good week - stay warm. MB