Newsletter 22 October

9 am Congregation Meeting
The 9 am service congregation is invited to meet Wednesday 15 November at 7.30 pm.  We will be brainstorming how to grow our congregation

Family Fish n Chip Night
Friday 27 October - Come along to KAC and join the church family for a Fry-day night of fun.  Starts 5:30 pm, finishes around 7 pm.  Text your order to Kate at 021 124 5471 by
26 October.  Fish, chips and hot dogs orders only please.  Feel free to invite friends to join us.  If the weather behaves we will have some backyard cricket/games for the older kids, more games inside, as well as the bouncy castle after we have eaten.  BYO wine or beer to share, pay for your food by Koha on the night or through online banking.

Anglican Missions Spring Appeal
This spring we are raising funds for three causes:
· Diocesan Boys Hostel, Pakistan
· Mission Partner Margaret Poynton, Papua New Guinea
· Mission Partner Miriam Tillman, Togo, West Africa.
There are envelopes and credit card forms on the Welcome desk.

Rosie’s Mission Trip
If you would like to donate to support Rosie’s mission trip there are marked envelopes in the gathering area.  Or donate direct to our bank account with the reference Rosie’s Mission
02 0500 0019955 00

Karori Food Bank
The Food Bank would appreciate donations of:  Biscuits, Crackers, tea, coffee, rice, cans of spaghetti, baked beans and fruit, dishwasher fluid, laundry powder, soap, toothpaste and toilet rolls.  Donations can be left at the Karori Community Centre office Monday to Friday, 9.30 am—2 pm and Wednesday until 6 pm.  Or in the yellow wheelie bin if the office is unattended.

House Sitter Available
Zoё will be between flats November—January.  If you are looking for a reliable house-sitter, please contact her at the office.

NEW WINE KAPITI
18-22 January
This is our church summer camp.
Register Now!!
Early bird prices close 30 November.  Register at newwine.org.nz/summer-festivals.  Note that the maximum cost for families amount is still $480.
We have some off site accommodation available at two Holiday Homes KAC has booked.  Contact Wendy Davidson if you would like off site accommodation. 

Thinking Ahead, Living Well

27 October 9.45 am at St Mary’s Church
(light lunch provided)
Discuss issues that are of interest to seniors and their families.  Seminar 1 discussions:
Advanced Care Planning, Speaker: Helen Rigby
Elder Law, Speaker: Sara Jones.
Invite your friends and family.