Church news for the week beginning 7th May 2016

This weekend’s Bible Talk

This weekend we finish a two-week mini series with Jodie speaking on the topic “Tell the gospel”, from Romans chapter 10 verses 1 to 15

From CHAOS to Refuge

Our church youth ministry has changed its name to be ‘Refuge’. Pray that this ministry continues to have a great impact on the teenagers of our region, for the glory of God.

Mission of the month: KBECET

KBECET (Kiama Board for Employing Christian Education Teachers) is our mission of the month. This weekend is the last opportunity to support this ministry by purchasing gifts from the ‘Mission Table’ in the Hall.

Ladies Dinner

You’re invited to join the ladies of Oak Flats and beyond on Tuesday 17th May to hear Kate Henderson, a Moore College student. Kate will be speaking on the topic of “How do we know that God will keep His promises?”, from Hebrews 11:1 – 12:3. Dinner is $7 payable at the door, and there is no need to RSVP.

Countdown to ‘Come Alive Week’

It’s only one week until we welcome a team of 24 theological students from Moore College to join with us for a week of mission to the communities of Oak Flats and Jamberoo from the 14th to the 22nd May. Please be praying! We will be providing meals along with morning and afternoon tea for the team while they are here. Can you help out by providing a plate for morning or afternoon tea, or by coordinating a meal? Please advise on comment cards or email if you can.

Mini Market

Join us at the church on Saturday 21st May, 9am to 12pm. Plants, cakes, bric-a-brac, local produce, books. craft, coffee, tea & pike-lets all on offer.  A great day for our community! Contact 4236 0158 for further information. Donations would be greatly appreciated, please drop them off to the Church hall on Friday 20th May

MixER Young Adults Night

Event for younger adults up at Oak Flats Anglican church. Special guest speaker and musician from the Moore College team. 7.30pm on Monday 16th May.

Men’s Top Gun Night

Event for the men while the ladies are at Ladies Dinner. Special guest speaker from the Moore College team. 7pm to 9pm on Tuesday 17th May at 17 Gow Avenue, Albion Park Rail.

Men’s BBQ Breakfast

The men are meeting at 8am on Saturday 21st May for a BBQ breakfast at Oak Flats Anglican with special guest speaker. Perfect for your mates to come and hear about Jesus!

Giving update

Each week we need to receive $6300.00 in order to meet our commitments. In the last calendar month, our average weekly giving was $5112.00, leaving a gap of $1188.00.

Olimometer 2.52

Up to the end of the last calendar month we needed to have received $163,800. Compared to that total we received $144,998, leaving a gap of $18,802.

Olimometer 2.52

Electronic giving is a great way to give! It helps us prayerfully plan our giving, and then the bank will help us keep that commitment, even when we may be unable to attend. To give by direct transfer then these are the details. Account name: Church of England Jamberoo. Account number: 10081274. BSB: 062562 .