October 31, 2019

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 31st, 2019 - HAPPY HALLOWEEN

AND ……. “As long as you’re over the hill, you might as well enjoy the view.” Anonymous

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2nd, 2019 - 12:00 – 3:00 - - Christmas Bazaar at St. Nicholas Church, Kingston Road west of Warden – crafts; homemade baked goods; meat pies; preserves; books and more.

AND – CLOCKS GO BACK TONIGHT

AND – Jazz and Reflections at Beach United Church – 4:30 – 5:15 – featuring Emily Steinwall and Nebyu Yohannes

AND – Paint the Narthex Day – if you can help call John Struthers.

SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3rd, 2019 - Join us for morning worship at 10:00 – Rev. Katherine McCloskey leading.

MISSION CAPSULES: Around the Well is a new missional experiment of the Presbytery of Westminster that reaches out to people living on the University of British Columbia’s campus and its surrounding communities. The focus of this ministry is to gather a diverse group of Christians invested in connecting with neighbours as part of their commitment to intentional Christian living. With events that draw people in and initiatives that lead the group out, Around the Well ministry hopes to be a blessing to their community and introduce their neighbours to a life of Christ.

MONDAY, NOVEMBER 4th, 2019 - Theology on Tap meets at The Beacher Café at 7:00 – join in the discussion.

ADVENT IS COMING: Katherine will be holding an Advent Study group to read and discuss Walter Brueggemann’s book “Celebrating Abundance” Devotions for Advent. Anyone wishing to participate please speak to Katherine or Elisabeth.

COMING UP: SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 30th, 2019 - 7:30 pm - Toronto Beach Chorale presents “Christmas Then” The Downton Era - The British Choral Tradition from 1880 – to the mid 20th Century – including In Terra Pax - Leanne Kaufmann, Soprano and Joel Allison, Baritone. Kingston Road United Church

SUNDAY, DECEMBER 8th, 2019 - 3:30 – Beaches Annual Dickens Reading

MORE MOMENTS OF CLARITY:

Lawyers believe a man is innocent until proven broke. Robin Hall

Having more money doesn’t make you happier. I have 50 million dollars, but I’m just as happy as when I had 48 million. Arnold Schwarzenegger

We are here on earth to do good unto others. What the others are here for, I have no idea. W. H. Auden

Home cooking. Where many a man thinks his wife is. Jimmy Durante

The first piece of luggage on the carousel never belongs to anyone. George Roberts

If life were fair, Elvis would still be alive today and all the impersonators would be dead. Johnny Carson

Hollywood must be the only place on earth where you can be fired by a man wearing a Hawaiian shirt and a baseball cap. Steve Martin

Have a good week MB