Welcome to our new Summer Programs Assistant, Olivia Ellens! We hope you enjoy your summer with us! Olivia will be with us until early August.
We regret to announce the passing of Rose O'Connor, in Ottawa on June 14. The funeral was held Wednesday, June 21st at 11 a.m. at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair, and McGarry
(150 Woodroffe Ave. at Richmond Road). Burial was to follow in Notre Dame Cemetery. Let us uphold Rose's
extended family in prayer at this time and going forward. For more information see Rose's obituary from the Ottawa Citizen here.
We also regret to announce the passing of Edna Alexander, in Ottawa on June 16. The funeral was held Thursday, June 22nd at 11 a.m. at the West Chapel of Hulse, Playfair, and McGarry
(150 Woodroffe Ave. at Richmond Road). Burial was to follow in Pinecrest Cemetery. Please keep Edna's family in your prayers at this
time. For more information see Edna's obituary from the Ottawa Citizen here.
Parkwood is seeking a Christian Education Support Worker commencing September 2017, for 13 hours/week, working mainly evenings and weekends.
Details available here. Deadline for applications is Wed. June 28.
Our webservant has been working on a new website, and it's almost ready-to-go. Check it out here.
check out the newest addition to our photo gallery - milestone birthday.
Highlights from the June 2017 Pulse:
(link in graphic to left)
Pastor's message: "The Barrier Act"
Help Wanted - Knitters
Parkwood Book Group
News from Leading with Care
Sylvia Hepburn Turns 99
Parkwood Family Day Trip to Gracefield Christian Camp (Sat. Sept. 16)
Fundraising! (Yard Sale, June 3)
News from the Outreach Team (Fun Day, Sat. June 10)
June Picnic at General Burns Park (Sun. June 25)
Finance and Maintenance Reminders
Congregational Gathering - June 21st
Word Search - Bible C Words
June calendar of church activities
one year Pulse archive
Wed. June 21, 7:30 PM: annual congregational meeting re: spiritual direction (see June Pulse for more info)
Sun. June 25, after the service of worship: annual congregational picnic @ Parkwood (note change of venue - General Burns Park not available)
Sun. July 2, after the service of worship: Strawberry Social (depending on the avialability of berries)
Wednesdays, July 5 - Aug. 30: Summer mid-week services (tentative)
Sun. Sept. 10, after the service of worship: annual Corn Boil
Sat. Sept. 16: congregational day trip to Gracefield (see June Pulse, page 6 for more info and registration form)
Please check the weekly bulletin (link at bottom of page) and/or the monthly calendar for other upcoming events.
People associated with Parkwood who have passed away within the past year include
Syvelyn Gayle (27-Nov-2016)
· Dorothy Clarke (8-Feb-2017)
· Laurene Wytsma (10-Feb-2017)
· Aija MacMillan (13-Feb-2017)
· Rose O'Connor (14-June-2017)
· Edna Alexander (16-June-2017)
recordings of services are made each week and are available at reasonable cost. Normally the scripture passage(s), special music and sermon are recorded. If you missed a particular week
and you'd like to "catch up" please talk to Carl Martin or contact your elder or the church office (email@example.com). Currently we are offering recordings in digital format,
but arrangements can be made to provide them on a CD.
Parkwood's Annual Report for 2016 (21-mar-2017, 60 pages, 3.4 MB). This version includes
"bookmarks" for easy navigation to different parts of the report. Also available is a new list of team members, updated 27-feb-2017,
corrections to the annual report discovered post-printing (now included in report, page 57), and the minutes of the Feb. 27/17 annual congregational meeting.
view the bulletin for Sunday, June 25, 2017
(in colour, pdf format)
last updated 23-june-17