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Sunday Worship (10 am) and all meetings via Zoom:

Join Zoom by logging into

Or Live via Telephone (this is long distance and not a free call)

You can simply call one of the following numbers using your phone:
    +1 647 558 0588     +1 778 907 2071     +1 204 272 7920
    +1 587 328 1099     +1 647 374 4685    +1 438 809 7799
    and when it asks for the meeting ID dial 695 362 3178 then #

In-person: It is important to register for in-person worship.
Since seating is limited, we need to know numbers and for contact tracing.
If you would like to attend in-person, please register with Carolyn Kelly
A reminder: Face Coverings–unless you are exempted by Government guidance, face coverings are mandatory.
You will need to answer questions about your health and hand sanitize before entering the Sanctuary.

The Organ prelude begins around 9:45 a.m. with the Services beginning at 10:00 a.m.
Following the service, if you wish to remain there will be Breakout rooms available for Olinda-Ruthven and Trinity.

Everyone is WELCOME!

Worship Services

September 26th    10am at Olinda-Ruthven

Worship Services – If you miss a service and would like to view it,
please contact Rev. Olav Kitchen, call/text 519.566.7626,
home 519.974.9057 and he will send the link.
The link is time sensitive.

Celebrations and Joyous News The Week of September 19th.

Sept 22nd     Blain D
Sept 25th     Anita D


Sept 22nd     Kathryn & David M
Sept 25th     Nicole & Christopher T

Celebrations and Joyous News The Week of September 26th.

Sept 26th     Grace R
Sept 26th     Trevor H
Sept 29th     Melissa W
Oct 1st     Victoria D
Oct 2nd     Ed N


Sept 30th     Heather & Steven C

DO YOU HAVE an Announcement or some Good News to share?
You are welcome to submit it for the 'Announcements' sent out weekly.
To Submit an item please contact Rev. Olav Kitchen, call/text 519.566.7626,
home 519.974.9057 by Wed Noon.

Coffee with the Minister:

Wednesday September 29th at 11:00 a.m. till 11:30 a.m.
    Olav will be on Zoom. It will a time of chatting, visiting with others,
    congregational break out rooms can be set up.
    There will be a devotional moment at 11:10 a.m. All are welcome!

Thursday, September 30th - Orange Shirt Day.

Saturday, October 16th, 11am - Grand Re-Opening of the Kingsville Military
    Museum, 45 Division Street South, Kingsville
    Open Tues – Fri 9am – 1pm;
    Sat 9am – 12pm. Closed Sun, Mon, Holidays. 519.733.2803

Pastoral Charge Prayer List     The week of September 26, 2021

Please include the following in your prayers this week:

Prayers for: those battling the corona virus and its effects.

Hospital staff who are treating and caring for patients.

Prayers for those battling Cancer:
    Brenda, Danny, Dannielle,
    Doug (Mary M's brother), Kevin, Pat (Jane D's brother), Rob, Ross.

Prayers for:
    Catherine A, Mary-Maureen A, Bob S, Zoe S,
    Normalie V, Trudy, Chuck. In Hospital: Sandie H.

Prayer requests
    from the World Council of Churches:
    Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Peru

from the Antler River Watershed Region:
    Calvary United Church
      A member of Rodney Pastoral Charge

for our area, this week:
    Riverside United Church and their Minister
    The Rev. Frank Staples

Prayers for the Callebasse Christian School in Haiti, teachers and students

PLEASE NOTE: For prayers to be added, please contact Rev. Olav Kitchen,
call/text 519.566.7626, email home 519.974.9057


Olinda-Ruthven – Offering contact David Clifford 519.613.8708

Trinity – Offering contact Marie Santos 519.738.2169.

Needing people to help with Sunday Morning Service,
TRAINING is Available!! Contact Bev Haggins 519-733-0689

HAITI Support:
The Ruthven Pastoral Charge sponsors The Callebasse Christian School in Haiti.
Your donations help feed the children, give them a uniform and pay the teachers.
If you have any questions, please contact Maggie 519.733.6042 for more information.

Mission & Service Gifts with vision continue year round through the United Church of Canada.
       To order online giftswithvision

Request for help:

Leamington Area Ecumenical Refugee Committee (LAERC)
         Inquiries can be directed to Sandie at 519-733-3788 or Wilma at
         519-733-3341 or Glenna at 519-324-0243.

Ruthven Pastoral Charge Contact Information:

New Crest of The United Church Of Canada

Box 370 Ruthven ON N0P 2G0

Minister: Rev. Olav Kitchen,

Pastoral Charge Administrator:
Brenda Miller at 519- 326-3138

Covid 19 & ZOOM Worship