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The Anglican Parish of Cobden-Runanga COMMUNITY DINNER finishes and then if no-one comes will

The community dinner hosted by the join the rest of us. You can also
Baptist church starts this Tuesday. It is approach team members and ask for

The Herald
To know Jesus Christ and to make Him known.
for any person in the community who
would like to sit down and share a
meal with others. Gold coin donation is
appreciated but not expected.
specific prayer. A note for the people
praying. Please position yourself by the
serverey. Don't worry about seeing the
songs. Just pray for the congregation.
Sunday 24th May 2009 PRAYER FOR HEALING PROMISE KEEPERS, 14-16th AUG
Just a reminder for Cobden folk. There Promise Keepers is just around the
Theme for this Sunday: Logan Baty is always Ministry prayer for any need corner. It is a fantastic event for men
Readings: 2 Kings 4:8-37, Luke 8:40-56 offered during the sung worship. Just and I am happy to use some of my
move forward to the prayer team and vicar's discretionary funding to help
Theme for 31st May: Pentecost (Runanga & Cobden) they will pray with you. However the guys get there. Transport is free and
Readings: Acts 2:1-11, Psalm 104, 1 Cor 12:3-7,12-13, John 20:19-23 (Runanga) team is also available for prayer out the accommodation is cheap.
Henk Stengs (Cobden) the back immediately after the service. Brochures arriving soon See Tim to
They will wait 5-10min after the service express an interest.
Tim Writes  "God and War in the Old Testament" is
What's On This Week!
now available. The website url is
We're got a great team Mon 25th All Day Vicars Day off
cobden.nelsonanglican.org.nz. Note
of volunteers for Tues 26th 7:00am Ecumenical Prayer Meeting
that there is no "www" before the url so
Sunday School but it 9:00am Wardens Meeting
don't type it as it is not needed.
would be good if there 12noon Community Dinner
was one person who NEW LOCK - SEE TIM 6:30pm Friendship Kids
had a vision and passion for the We have installed a new combination Wed 27th 10:00am Dixon House Communion
ministry. Pray that God will raise such a lock with a secret code to get into the 3:30pm West Coast Youth Workers Collective meeting
person up. Cobden Church. If you a person like 7:00pm Shirley Smith's Home Group
one of our church cleaners who needs 7:30pm Lorimer's Home Group
MISSIONS GIVING UPDATE
to know the code then please ring Tim Thurs 28th 9:00am Bible in Schools Runanga
An update on how we give to missions.
who will give it to you. One helpful 7:30pm Parish Prayer Meeting
I forgot one method which are the blue
suggestion for remembering the code Fri 29th All Day Regional Deans Meeting Nelson
Anglican Missions boxes at the back of
was to input it into your cell phone as a 9:00am Bible in Schools Cobden
some of the churches. You can take
contact. e.g. Name=Church Code, 5:00pm Youth retreat Hanmer
these home, fill them up with loose
Phone No.= xxxx (code). If you are Sat 30th All Day Youth retreat Hanmer
change over several months and then
given the code please never ever 10:30am Music Group Practice
bring them in and put them in the plate.
If you write your envelope number on divulge it for obvious security reasons Sun 31st All Day Youth retreat Hanmer
the white space on the back it will be but also to protect our ability to claim 9:00am Runanga Church Service
recorded with your regular giving for insurance. 10:30am Cobden Church Service
the year and will be included in your STAMPS FOR MISSIONS Priest-in-Charge: Rev. Tim Mora, 186 Main South Rd, Greymouth
end of year tax receipt. Please keeps stamps off envelopes. Phone & Fax: 768 9605 Mobile: 027 204 8560
AUDIO SERMONS UPDATED Tear around the stamp leaving a 1cm Email: timmora@ihug.co.nz
We're back to putting the sermons gap and drop off at the back of each Vicars Warden: Eric Holman 768 7704 E-Mail: ragamuffin@maxnet.co.nz
online again as audio recordings. You church when you have a good amount. Peoples Warden: Nolene Millar 768 4638 E-Mail: greymillars@xtra.co.nz
can browse to the parish website, click Blackball Contact Person: Trevor Johnston 732 3820
Lawn Mowing Roster
on sermons, click on the one you want Runanga Contact Person: Barry Smithson 762 7826
and away you go. Last weeks message 24th May Henk Stengs Website & Newsletter: cobden.nelsonanglican.org.nz