Weekly Announcements

The following are the announcements for the week of January 22:

Scent Request

Some in our church family have sensitivities to scents and chemicals. For the health and consideration of others, we’d like to ask everyone to please use unscented hygiene and cosmetic products on Sunday mornings. Thank you for your consideration.

We’re Hiring! Facilities Manager – Extended Deadline

Job descriptions have been posted at the back of the sanctuary (and online under “Events” on our website) with details on how to apply for this part-time position that will begin sometime soon. Please submit applications by January 29th and direct any questions to our trustees.

Sandwich Making - TODAY

Help Compassion Team make sandwiches for the Ottawa Mission & Ottawa Innercity Ministries between services today.

YA Event – TODAY at Calvary for pancakes & games at 1pm.

Family News

We rejoice with Pastor Matt, Angela and family as they welcomed daughter Leah Ann Marcia Rudd, born January 18, 2023, weighing 8 lbs, 7oz.! There is a meal train for those who are able to help them out in this way: https://www.mealtrain.com/trains/kw947d?fbclid=IwAR2fap4B3j4LipcLBlOBfZzKSXLv03JYdUMFzqVquaOaVj1oirbi5xgim1M

Volunteers Needed

The hospitality team at Calvary Baptist Church currently needs volunteers to operate the service elevator at both services (9am & 11am). If you are interested in serving, please contact Pablo Rivera to coordinate your scheduling preferences.

Small Groups

Our small groups have resumed, along with three new groups starting February. Two are special focuses on parenting and How People Change. The third is a new SG based in Gatineau (more details coming). If you’d like to join one, please sign up at calvarybaptistchurch.ca/smallgroups.

Baby Shower – Kim Okum

Ladies are invited to celebrate Matt & Kim Okum’s 1st baby, a girl. It will be a potluck lunch next Sunday, January 29th, at 1pm. The theme is tickled pink. Contact Andrea D’Silva for any inquiries.

Members’ Business Meeting

All members are asked to attend our 1st Quarterly Members’ Business Meeting on Sunday, Feb. 12 at 1:30 p.m. Agendas have been posted at the church exits/ bulletin board. A notice with important attachments have been emailed for your review.

Fusion Youth (Grades 6-12)

Fusion youth meets every Wednesday at Greenbelt Baptist Church at 7pm (until 8:30pm for middle school and 9pm for high school). For inquiries or if you are interested in becoming a youth leader, please email Jen Outhouse.

Service Team Needs

Right now, we are in need of people to help in Children’s Ministry (Sunday School and Nursery) and Hospitality (Kitchen, Greeting, Parking/Security, Elevator), among other opportunities. Please sign up or request more information at calvarybaptistchurch.ca/serve.

Sermon Manuscripts

If English is your second language and having a copy of the sermon would help you understand better, please let us know, and we’ll get you a printed or soft copy of the sermon.