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We Strive to be a Nut and Fragrance Free Facility

Please help us provide a safer and more comfortable environment
         for our congregation members,
         staff, renters, and members of the public by refraining from bringing in
         nuts and wearing/using scented products.


Choir Practices - Thursday Nights - 7:30pm No Choir Practice during the summer -

       Olinda-Ruthven - Choir Director and Organist - Lynn Mailhoit.             

       Trinity - Choir Director and Organist - Margaret Pare


Hait Mission Fund - Buckets for your donations are at the back of the two Churches.
             The Ruthven Pastoral Charge sponsors The Callabasse Christian School in Haiti.
             Your donations help feed the children, give them a uniform and pay the teachers.
             The last Sunday of the Month a collection will be taken for the School. Thanks!

This week:

This week we pray for
      Congregation of Essex United Church and
           Rev. Jim Hatt

      Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland

      The Children and teachers at Callebasse Christian School

      The Rev. David Steadman and loved ones

Tues June 12,     7pm     Trinity UCW .
         Devotions: Deanna R; Hostesses: Shirley B

Wed June 13     7pm      Official Board Meeting at Olinda-Ruthven

Kingsville Church League Baseball Schedule - 2018 - Trinity - Games start at 7:30pm

   Date Diamond Visitor/Home
    June 11     2 Epworth/Trinity
    June 18     6 Trinitiy/NLUMC
    June 25     6 Trinity/Baptist
    July 2     2 KCC/Trinity
    July 9     2 Anglican/Trinity
    July 16 Bye - No Game
    July 23     1 Cottam/Trinity
    July 30     1 Trinity/Epworth
    August 6     1 NLUMC/Trinity
    August 13     6 Trinity/Baptist

Advanced Notice:

Tues July 10     Trinity UCW Picnic at Margaret Pare's home, at Church if raining

Tues July 10 - Thurs July 12,     9-11:30am
        Camp Courageous – Where God’s Love is Contagious
         at Olinda-Ruthven. Registration Tuesday at 8:30am.- ages 3 and up
         Call the office for details 519.326.3138.
         Registration forms in the church office.

Community Notices

Fri June 15th     5-7pm - Strawberry Social Buffet Supper at Wheatley United Church
         59 Talbot Street, West, Wheatley
         Adut: $15/Child (6-12): $6/under 5 free.
Call 519.825.4392.
         Cold plate supper with Strawberry Dessert.

Sat June 16th     4-7pm - BBQ Rib Dinnerat Woodslee United Church
         2616 Belle River Road, Woodslee
         Adut: $20/Child (5-12): $6/under 5 free.
        Menu: 1/2 slab ribs, baked potato, baked beans, coleslaw, dessert, coffee, tea, juice
         Call for take out 519.890.6312 Fri June 15 - 5-8 or Sat June 9am-2pm.
         Used Book Sale - Free will offering.


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.

Kingsville Food Bank Needs
      Tea Bags, Coffee, Instant/Ground, Canned Fruit, Canned Stew, Shampoo.

Downtown Mission Food Bank Needs
      Canned meat and fruit, pasta, rice, soups, chili,
      Tea: Instant coffee: Hot chocolate; Condiments - Salad Dressings,
      Sugar/Sugar Twin; Assorted spices: oxo cubes
           Please watch for expiration dates.

Joint Summer Services - 10am

Epworth, Olinda-Ruthven and Trinity United Churches

Refreshments following the services

July - 1, 8, 15, 22 - Epworth United Church, 56 Division Street South, Kingsville

July 29, August 5, and 12 - Trinity United Church, New California, 1005 Road 2 West, Kingsville

August 19, 26 and September 2 - Olinda-Ruthven United Church, Ruthven, 1907 Queen Blvd, Kingsville

* Note Haiti Mission Sunday at Olinda-Ruthven – August 26
      Following the Service there will be a Lunch by donation.

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The Rev. Olav Kitchen will be on holidays July 16 to August 20.
      For any Pastoral Care Emergencies, please contact
      The Rev. John van Omme at 519.733.4154.

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The Pastoral Charge Administrator, Brenda Miller will be on holidays from
      July 30 until September 3. The Pastoral Charge Office will lbe closed from
      Monday, July 30 till Tuesday, September 4.

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Please remember your Church still needs your support through your presence
      and donations. Offerings will go to their respective Churches. Loose offering
      will go to the host church.


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