Today’s Bible talk
Today we welcome Phil Pratt who will be speaking on “Learning from the life of Jacob” from Genesis 25:19-34.
Next week’s Bible talk
Next week Grahame Scarratt will be speaking on “The people’s choice for a king” from 1 Samuel 10:17-27.
Ladies’ Dinner is this Tuesday 19th February with guest speaker Tracey Piggott. Tracey will be speaking on the topic “From the Caves to the Waves….Similarities and Differences”. 6.30pm in the church, cost $10. Please register via comment card or online at oakflatsanglican.com/ladiesdinner.
Prime Time Outing
Join us this Friday, 22nd February for Prime Time. We meet at 10am at the church, before heading out together for a morning of exploring the local area. Please see Rhonda Slocombe for more details.
First Men’s Dinner for the year
You’re invited to join the men of Oak Flats and beyond on Tuesday 5th March for the first Men’s Dinner of the year. Our speaker is Ben Pfahlert, and we will be meeting at Oak Flats Bowling and Recreation Club from 6.30pm. RSVP via the comment card, firstname.lastname@example.org or 0439 561 373.
Saturday Prayer Meeting
Join us on Saturday Morning for our weekly prayer meeting from 7.30 to 8am at church. During this time of transition, we are particularly praying for the nominators.
Welcome Stephen and Sharen Fifer
Stephen retired at Christmas 2017, as Rector of St Jude’s, Bowral after 35 years in ministry in the Diocese of Sydney. After training at Moore college for 4 years, Stephen and his wife Sharen have served in Figtree for 4 years, Caringbah for 15 years and Bowral for 12 years. Stephen and Sharen have 2 children, 6 grandchildren, a very elderly mother and their dog Maisie.
Each week we need to receive $4,800 in order to meet our commitments. In the last calendar month, our average weekly giving was $3,367, leaving a gap of $1,433.Up to the end of the last calendar month we needed to have received $83,333. Compared to that total we received $55,449, leaving a gap of $27,884.Electronic giving is a great way to give! It helps us prayerfully plan our giving, and then the bank will help us keep that commitment, even when we may be unable to attend. To use your MasterCard or Visa to make a one-off donation or to set up regular giving, then securely provide your details by clicking on this link. Or, to give by direct transfer then these are the details. Account name: St Andrew’s Anglican Church. Account number: 00900445. BSB: 062 638.