Announcements for 11/12/17
Our annual general meeting will be held today at 12:15 p.m. after the service. The Managing Council will review the status of key projects and present the 2018 budget for discussion and feedback. We will finish no later than 2 p.m.
We will have our next Day of Service on Saturday, November 18th. The day will begin at 9:30 a.m. with a meditation. We will have another meditation at 12:30 p.m. followed by a delicious vegetarian lunch at 1 p.m. that will be provided. Then we will finish up projects until 4 p.m. All are welcome including children, for any length of time that you can stay. The 3-hour evening meditation on Saturday, Nov 18th is cancelled.
On Sunday the 19th of November we will have our annual “Shoe Boxes of Joy” packing and wrapping party. Please join us in the Social Room to wrap and assemble boxes to be given to the elderly and disabled who are isolated from family and friends during the holiday season. The boxes will be distributed by Catholic Community Services volunteers. There is a list of needed items on the Helping Hearts bulletin board in the social room. Boxes, wrapping paper and suggestions for packing will be provided. All donations of items on the list or any shoe boxes will be greatly appreciated. Light snacks will be provided. We look forward to this joyous occasion of fellowship and service.
The Thursday service on November 23rd is cancelled due to Thanksgiving.
Our first 4-hour pre-Christmas meditation will be on Saturday, November 25 from 5-9 p.m.
The subject for today’s service is, “How to Dissolve the Causes of War.”