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No Carmel Board, Pastor’s Council, or “Horseplay” until September!

Written by on June 7, 2016

No Carmel Board, Pastor’s Council, or “Horseplay” until September!

The Adult Study Group

Written by on June 7, 2016

The Adult Study Group will meet the first three Wednesday’s in June and then take a break for the summer!

The Carmel New Church Youth Group

Written by on June 7, 2016

The Carmel New Church Youth Group will meet on Monday, June 6th at 7:00 p.m. (Please come out and let’s see if we can save the Canada Day Picnic)!

14th ANNUAL MEN’S RETREAT AT MARY LAKE!

Written by on June 7, 2016

The Weekend of June 3rd – 5th The subject for discussion will be: “Fighting In Temptation” Please sign up on the sheet in the hall or RSVP to Brad at 748-5802 to make sure you have a spot reserved.

Living Waters Family Camp in Canada Thursday

Written by on June 7, 2016

Living Waters Family Camp in Canada Thursday, July 7 th– Sunday, July 10th, 2016 This Year’s Theme – Forgiveness “If you forgive men their trespasses, Your heavenly Father will also forgive you.” Matthew 6:14 Please sign up on the board in the hallway so we can get approximate numbers for food, and feel free to […]

CNC Board Looking for a Committee to Organize General Church Treasurers Meeting

Written by on June 7, 2016

The Carmel New Church has been asked by the General Church to consider hosting this year’s annual meeting of General Church congregational Treasurers on the weekend of November 5th, 2016. There are normally about 20-30 meeting attendees and 5-15 spouses who come along for the visit. The typical events that have to be arranged are: […]

Rummage Sale this fall

Written by on June 7, 2016

As a fundraiser, Theta Alpha will be holding a Rummage Sale this fall. It would be most appreciated if you could save any good used clothing, household items, toys, furniture, etc., you no longer need or want. Any small items can be brought to the church and placed on the stage in the gym anytime […]

C a n a d a D a y P i c n i c J u l y 1 s t

Written by on June 7, 2016

C a n a d a D a y P i c n i c J u l y 1 s t — 3 : 0 0 p . m . • Fla g Raisin g & Ant hem 3:00 p.m. start & Bike P ar ade • Games & Rac es 3:30 p.m. start […]

The Adult Study Group

Written by on May 6, 2016

The Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday at 10:45 a.m. at the Manse.

The Carmel New Church Youth Group

Written by on May 6, 2016

The Carmel New Church Youth Group will meet on Monday, May 2nd and 16th at 7:00 p.m. With a bit of luck, (I am repeating this from last month) the weather will be nice and we can enjoy some outdoor activities!

VICTORIA DAY BARBECUE & MARSHMALLOW ROAST!!!

Written by on May 6, 2016

Sunday May 22nd starting at 3:00 p.m. and going until whenever you’re tired! . This gala event will be held at the Manse – 58 Chapel Hill Drive. We will provide the hamburgers, hot dogs, lemonade, and marshmallows. All you need to do is bring yourself, some drinks, and a salad or dessert to share! […]

Come Join Us For Some “HORSEPLAY!”

Written by on May 6, 2016

When: Saturday, May 14th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Jay and Laura’s Home at 175 Chapel Hill Drive What: A discussion on “Who’s More Important – Mothers or Fathers?” Who: Everyone! Call Laura at 519-896-7470 to RSVP Some questions for you to ponder: Who did you value more – your mother or your father? Who did […]

THETA ALPHA GUILD YEAR-END BBQ & SOCIETY SHOWER

Written by on May 6, 2016

All ladies, grades 7 and up, are invited to TAG’s Year-End Barbecue. This event will be held at the home of Ange Tait, 32 Calvert Close at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 12th . A prime purpose of Theta Alpha is to support the uses of New Church Education, therefore, we would like to host […]

13th ANNUAL MEN’S RETREAT AT MARY LAKE!

Written by on May 6, 2016

The Weekend of June 3rd – 5th The subject for discussion will be “Fighting In Temptation”. Please sign up on the sheet in the hall or RSVP to Brad at 748-5802 to make sure you have a spot reserved. The cost is only $50.00 per person, which covers both spiritual and natural food!

Green Bin Liners Needed A Green Bin Initiative

Written by on May 6, 2016

Green Bin Liners Needed A Green Bin Initiative has been started by the school in hopes of reducing the volume of compostable items headed to the landfill and our overall Carbon Footprint. We have had an excellent response from both staff and students within the school, and have provided each classroom, bathroom, and the Faculty […]

Jacob’s Creek Family Camp July 24th – July 27th

Written by on May 6, 2016

Location: Laurelville Mennonite Church Center, Mt. Pleasant, Pennsylvania This Year’s Theme: The Heavenly Marriage “Male and female were created to be the very image of the marriage between good and truth.” Conjugal Love 100 Get your registration forms online at: jacobscreekcamp.alotspace.com/ and Friend us on Facebook at www. facebook.com/JacobsCreekFamilyCamp OR Contact James or Julie Uber […]

Academy Summer Camp:

Academy Summer Camp:

Written by on May 6, 2016

Register for the best week of the summer! ANC Summer Camp is open to all students currently in 8th and 9th grades. Come spend a week learning more about the New Church and the Academy of the New Church High School. We also offer interesting classes and crazy games to keep things fun! Each evening […]

The Carmel New Church Youth Group

Written by on April 11, 2016

The Carmel New Church Youth Group will meet on Monday, April 4th and 18th at 7:00 p.m. With a bit of luck, the weather will be nice and we can enjoy some outdoor activities! And of course, the Youth Weekend will be held between April 8-10th!

The Adult Study Group

Written by on April 11, 2016

The Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in April at 10:45 a.m. in the Manse. We are finishing Chapter 16 of Exodus in the Arcana Coelestia at #8511!

Two spots are still available for the Marriage Retreat in Collingwood

Written by on April 11, 2016

Two spots are still available for the Marriage Retreat in Collingwood from April 22-24th; call now before they are gone!

REMINDER! Living Waters Family Camp:

Written by on April 11, 2016

July 7-10, 2016. Mark your calendars and plan to come! Cost per family is capped at $400.00!!! See the registration packet on the bulletin board for more details, or ask for one to be emailed to you.

General Church In Canada Annual General Meeting

Written by on April 11, 2016

General Church In Canada Annual General Meeting, to be held at the Olivet New Church, 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 16th , 2016. The meeting will be preceded by a 6:30 p.m. supper for those who would like to attend.

Kempton New Church School Expansion

Written by on April 11, 2016

Since its founding in 1979, the Kempton New Church School has taught over three hundred students in the light of the Lord’s threefold Word. Today, we are blessed anew to be experiencing growing pains. With maxed-out classrooms, the coming of our largest kindergarten ever next year, and the addition of 11th and 12th grades, we […]

Academy Summer Camp

Written by on April 11, 2016

Registration for the best week of the summer! ANC Summer Camp is open to all kids currently in 8th and 9th grades. Come spend a week learning more about the New Church and the Academy of the New Church High School. Mixed in with that, we offer interesting classes and crazy games to keep things […]

Theta Alpha Guild FAIRY GARDEN DEMONSTRATION AND SOCIAL GATHERING

Written by on April 11, 2016

All ladies grade 7 and up are invited to attend a demonstration of the making of a Fairy Garden on Wednesday, April 13th at 7:00 p.m. In lieu of our April TAG Meeting, we will travel by car to Sheridan Nurseries on Ottawa Street. After the demonstration, we will have the opportunity to purchase items […]

2016 Talent Show Carmel And Community

Written by on April 11, 2016

2016 Talent Show Carmel And Community What: Talent Show for the Community this April! When: Friday, April 15th at 7 p.m. Where: Waelchli Hall (Gym) Carmel New Church Who: Anyone! Do you know some magic tricks? Have a special, hidden talent? Enjoy telling jokes? Love to perform for others? If so, then you are the […]

March 20th – Palm Sunday

Written by on February 29, 2016

For those wishing to join in the processional, please gather at 10:45 a.m. in the gymnasium to pick up your palm fronds. We will march from the gymnasium into the Sanctuary promptly at 11:00 a.m.

March 24th – Holy Supper:

Written by on February 29, 2016

In remembrance of the Lord’s Last Supper and Passion, the sacrament of the Holy Supper will be administered on Thursday Evening at 7:00 p.m., during a candlelit Vespers Service. If you haven’t attended this beautiful service in the past, I would heartily recommend that you give it a try!

March 27th – Easter Sunday:

Written by on February 29, 2016

You are invited to bring your free-will offering of flowers and/or food to the front of the chancel as you enter the sanctuary. The ministers will be ready to receive your offering at 10:45 a.m. This will be a Family Service.

The Adult Study Group

Written by on February 29, 2016

The Adult Study Group will meet the first, second and last Wednesday in March ( 2nd, 9th & 30th) at 10:45 a.m. in the Manse. • The Youth Group

The Youth Group

Written by on February 29, 2016

The Youth Group will meet Monday, March 7th at 7:00 p.m. • A couple of spots are still available for the

Marriage Retreat

Written by on February 29, 2016

Marriage Retreat from April 24th-26th. Call now before they are gone!

NOT SO EARLY REMINDER!

Written by on February 29, 2016

NOT SO EARLY REMINDER! Living Waters Family Camp: July 7th-10th, 2015. Mark your calendars and plan to come! Cost per family is capped at $400.00!!! See the registration packet to follow for more details.

Begin a New Life Seminar/ Workshop “Begin a New Life”

Written by on February 29, 2016

Begin a New Life Seminar/ Workshop “Begin a New Life” is a universal, faith-based program that helps you make and sustain any life change that you want or need to make, one or two changes at a time. It doesn’t matter how big or small the change is; this program can help. As you go […]

Spring Food Drive The Waterloo Region Food Bank

Written by on February 29, 2016

Spring Food Drive The Waterloo Region Food Bank is in need of the following items: peanut butter, canned fish, dry beans and canned fruit. We will have food donation boxes out for Easter Sunday if you would like to make a food contribution. Thank you!

Ottawa and Quebec City Trip Fundraising

Written by on February 29, 2016

The students in Grade 7 are continuing their fundraising efforts for this class trip with two activities in the upcoming months. We will have a Bottle Drive in Caryndale on Sunday, March 13th between 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. Please leave any cans or bottles on your front porch. Anyone living outside of Caryndale can call […]

The General Church Central Office in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania currently has two positions open

Written by on February 29, 2016

The General Church Central Office in Bryn Athyn, Pennsylvania currently has two positions open in the Advancement/Development Department. Brief descriptions are below. If interested, please submit a resume to Karen Day Stoeller, Director of Human Resources. Positions will be located in Bryn Athyn. Relocation expenses are not covered. You will find a more detailed position […]

Theta Alpha Guild Meeting Our next Theta Alpha Guild Meeting

Written by on February 29, 2016

Theta Alpha Guild Meeting Our next Theta Alpha Guild Meeting will be at the home of Nina Riepert, 107 on March 9th, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. Please bring either a main course or salad, as well as one dozen cut-out cookies. If you find the making of the cookies daunting, please come anyway. After worship […]

EASTER BAKE SALE TAG

Written by on February 29, 2016

EASTER BAKE SALE TAG will hold a bake sale on Sunday, March 20th after church. All funds collected will be put towards our general expenses. Any donation of baking would be greatly appreciated. If you have any questions, please speak to Laura Hill.

Family Fun Night Help

Written by on February 29, 2016

We will need many hands to make our Family Fun Night a success. This event is being organized by Cailin Hill. Please come out and support this fun and worthwhile function scheduled for April 2nd, 2016.

Family Fun Night

Written by on February 29, 2016

Free Admission! WHERE: Carmel New Church, Waelchli Hall (40 Chapel Hill Drive, Kitchener) WHEN: Saturday, April 2nd 5:00-8:00 p.m. Please join us for an evening of entertainment for the whole family with games, food & prizes! Tickets for games and food available at the door. If you’d like to help out with tickets, games, or […]

2016 Talent Show Carmel And Community

Written by on February 29, 2016

2016 Talent Show Carmel And Community What: Talent Show for the Community this April! When: Friday, April 15th at 7 p.m. Where: Waelchli Hall (Gym) Carmel New Church Who: Anyone! Do you know some magic tricks? Have a special, hidden talent? Enjoy telling jokes? Love to perform for others? If so, then you are the […]

Sermon Topic: A Future and Hope (Getting through hard times.)

Sermon Topic: A Future and Hope (Getting through hard times.)

Written by on February 19, 2016

The topic for the sermon this Sunday is called “A Future and a Hope” and is about getting through hard times. Hard times often come at times when we least expect it. Often too we carry things that happened in the past with us today. Whether consciously or unconsciously our negative experiences can bring us […]

The Adult Study Group

Written by on February 4, 2016

The Adult Study Group will meet the first three Wednesdays of February at the Manse at 10:45 a.m. We continue our study of Arcana Coelestia, and again, I would encourage anyone who is available to join our discussion group. Every voice adds perspective!

The Carmel New Church Youth Group

Written by on February 4, 2016

The Carmel New Church Youth Group will meet on Monday, February 8th at 7:00 p.m.

Family Day Weekend (February 12th-14th)

Written by on February 4, 2016

Caryndale will be hosting the Bishop’s Bowl and proudly defending our title in Plattsville.

Regional Clergy Meetings at Oak Arbor

Written by on February 4, 2016

Brad, Nathan, and Ronnie will be attending the Regional Clergy Meetings at Oak Arbor in Michigan and will be away from February 22nd -26th .

2016 Marriage Retreat Sign-Up

Written by on February 4, 2016

Some Spots Still OPEN! We have already booked our two preferred chalets for April 22nd-24th, 2016. Some of you have already reserved a spot with a deposit, others have been waiting. Time is drawing near and the sign-up sheet is on the Bulletin Board. It is on a first come/first served basis, so act now […]

Come Join Us For Some “HORSEPLAY!”

Written by on February 4, 2016

When: Saturday, February 27th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Darrin and Amber’s Home What: A discussion on “Predestination”! Who: Everyone! Call Amber to RSVP Some questions for you to ponder: What does it mean when the Heavenly Doctrines say that we are predestined for Heaven? Does the Lord already know where our final resting place will […]

Begin a New Life Seminar/ Workshop

Written by on February 4, 2016

Begin a New Life Seminar/ Workshop Date: Saturday, March 5th, 2016 Time: Final Registration (8:00 a.m.) Seminar/Workshop (8:30 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.) Cost: $30 cash/cheque at the door ($10 for returning participants and free for students currently attending college) Location: Carmel New Church, 40 Chapel Hill Drive, Kitchener, Ontario N2R 1N2 Lunch: BYO or Dine Out […]

Family Fun Night!

Written by on February 4, 2016

Mark your calendar for the Family Fun Night! (Date & time TBD & more details to follow) There will be games & fun to be had. If you’re willing to help out with set-up, clean-up or running a game, please contact Cailin Hill at cailin.hill@gmail.com or 519-513-0380.

Theta Alpha Meeting

Written by on February 4, 2016

All Ladies (Grade 7 and older): Our next Theta Alpha Meeting will be held on February 10th, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. at the home of Laura Hill, 175 Chapel Hill Drive. After Worship and a short business meeting, Denise Hasen will make a presentation on “True Colours – Understanding Who We Are and the Differences […]

Adult Study Group

Written by on January 5, 2016

The Adult Study Group gears up again on Wednesday, January 6th at 10:45 a.m., at the Manse. We will resume our study of Arcana Coelestia beginning at #8280

Youth Group

Written by on January 5, 2016

The Youth Group will be back in action Monday, January 11th and the 25th at 7:00 p.m. I hope everyone had a great holiday vacation!

Marriage Retreat Sign Up

Written by on January 5, 2016

Marriage Retreat Sign-up – is now OPEN! We have already booked our two preferred chalets for next year April 22-24, 2016. The first ten couples to get a 50% deposit cheque ($105.00) to Paul Hill or me will be officially signed up for the weekend. Once we have 10 cheques for $105.00, we will then […]

Living Waters Family Camp

Written by on January 5, 2016

EARLY REMINDER! Living Waters Family Camp: July 7-10, 2016. Mark your calendars and plan to come! More details will follow shortly

Come Join Us For Some “HORSEPLAY!”

Written by on January 5, 2016

When: Saturday, January 16th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Matt & Katie Hill’s Home on Evenstone Avenue What: A discussion on “Discriminate Charity, the Greater Good, & the Middle East” Who: Everyone! Call Katie to RSVP Special Guests: Bishop Peter Buss and his wife Teresa! Some questions for you to ponder…. Should we bring Syrian refugees […]

Society’s Swedenborg Banque

Written by on January 5, 2016

Plan to attend the Society’s Swedenborg Banquet on Saturday, January 30 th at 7:00 p.m! The cost for your evening of fine dining and elucidation is only $8.00 per person, so please come on out and support this unique New Church event! We will be having a featured speaker, and our two eighth graders will […]

Video Technology Meeting

Written by on January 5, 2016

There will be a Video Technology Meeting at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 7th In the organ loft for live-streaming our worship services. We need to train some volunteers to engage in this new exciting use, so if you are interested in this kind of service, please come and learn!

*** OPEN HOUSE at the MANSE ***

Written by on January 5, 2016

You are invited to socialize with Bishop Peter Buss and his wife Teresa during an Open House at the manse from 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, January 17th! Light food and drink will be provided so all you need to do is bring yourself! Children are welcome as well, but because space will be […]

Special Festival Services this Christmas

Written by on November 30, 2015

Please join us for our Special Festival Services this Christmas, and invite your friends and neighbours too! In preparation for the Christmas season, you are invited to partake of the Lord’s Holy Supper on Sunday, December 13th at 11:00 a.m.

The Tableaux

Written by on November 30, 2015

The Tableaux take place on Sunday, December 20th at 6:00 p.m. Please note: there is no 11:00 a.m. service that morning, and note that it starts earlier at 6:00 p.m.!

Christmas Eve Service

Written by on November 30, 2015

The Christmas Eve service is Thursday, December 24th at 6:00 p.m. Please note the time change from 7:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.! This was based on a strong recommendation from the Pastor’s Council and general affirmation at the Carmel A.G.M. to accommo- date young families more fully.

Christmas Day Service

Written by on November 30, 2015

Finally, the Christmas Day service is on Friday, December 25th at 11:00 a.m. (Please note that there will be childcare provided for the Christmas Day service, so you can bring your children for the Children’s talk and then enjoy an adult sermon in peace and quietness!)

Operation Christmas Child

Written by on November 30, 2015

The Youth Group will meet on Monday, December 7th at 6:15 p.m. in the Church parking lot. We will be leaving from there to help out with Operation Christmas Child, from 7-9:30 p.m. I anticipate that we will be back at the Church by 10:00 p.m.

Theta Alpha Christmas Party!

Written by on November 30, 2015

Theta Alpha would like to invite all ladies grade 7 and up to attend our annual Christmas Party! Wednesday, December 9th @ 7:00 p.m. Please bring an hors d’oeuvre to share, a $5.00 gift for our gift exchange and your Christmas Spirit! We are also accepting donations for the Loving Arms Mission in Nepal!

Cookies and Crafts – Chocolate and Chatting! Sound intriguing?

Written by on November 30, 2015

Where: Laura Hill’s When: 7:30 p.m. Every Thursday Evening in November What: The crafts will be knitting the little lambs as well as sewing felt peg people and animals for nativity scenes. The scenes will be presented to the children of our community as part of our Traditional Christmas Eve Service. A few scenes will […]

Annual School Fundraiser for the Computer/ Technology Fund

Written by on November 30, 2015

On behalf of the Parent Council, I would like to invite you to participate in our Annual School Fundraiser for the Computer/ Technology Fund. We truly appreciated your support last year through Fundscript Orders as we generated $128.81. This year, our fundraiser is through MacMillans. With the holiday season fast ap- proaching, these products will surely […]

Family Christmas Movie Night!

Written by on November 30, 2015

Come join in the holiday spirit by watching some of the Christmas classics. We’ll be featuring “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” and “A Charlie Brown Christmas.” Snacks will be provided. When: Friday, December 4th, 6:30-8:00 p.m. Where: Waelchli Hall Contact: Cailin Hill with any questions at 519-513-0380.

General Church and Academy of the New Church Annual Giving Positions

Written by on November 30, 2015

The General Church and Academy of the New Church are looking to hire full time Annual Giving Positions. Please see the details of each job, the specifics of the position requirements, and directions on how to apply at the posting board People Vision. Please note: these positions will both be located in the Central Offices […]

7/8 Fundraiser for Quebec / Ottawa Trip

Written by on November 30, 2015

The students will be having another bottle drive in January. If you would like to help with the fundraiser, please keep all your bottles or contact Jacquie Avelar and they will be picked up prior to the bottle drive. Thank you for your support!

Adult Study Group

Written by on November 4, 2015

The Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in November at 10:45 a.m. at the Manse, except for Remembrance Day. Come join us, if you haven’t already!

Remembrance Day Service

Written by on November 4, 2015

Remembrance Day is Wednesday November 11th and everyone is invited to attend a special service with the Carmel New Church School at 10:45 a.m.

Operation Christmas Child on Monday, December 7 th from 7-9:30 p.m.

Written by on November 4, 2015

The Carmel New Church Youth Group (grades 7-12) will meet on Monday, November 9 th & 23rd at 7:00 p.m. Looking ahead on the calendar, there will also be an opportunity for the Youth Group to help out with Operation Christmas Child on Monday, December 7 th from 7-9:30 p.m. Details will follow next issue.

*** CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE at the MANSE ***

Written by on November 4, 2015

You are all cordially invited to an Open House at the Manse from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 27th! We are kicking off the Christmas festivities early this year since I will be traveling the first two weekends in December. Food and drink will be provided so all you need to do […]

HORSEPLAY! Saturday, November 14th at 6:00pm

Written by on November 4, 2015

Come Join Us For Some “HORSEPLAY!” When: Saturday, November 14th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Garrett & Ange Tait’s New Home at 32 Calvert Close What: A discussion on “Politics and Religion” Who: Everyone! Call Ange to RSVP. With the dramatic results of the Canadian election, you are probably either highly elated, severely depressed, anxious or […]

CARMEL NEW CHURCH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Written by on November 4, 2015

The Carmel New Church Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, November 13th . The Supper will start at 7:00 p.m. and the Meeting will follow promptly at 8:00 p.m. You are all urged to attend so that you are kept up to date about the life of our Church!

CHALON ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Written by on November 4, 2015

The Chalon Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, November 20th at 8:00 p.m. There are a number of important discussion and information items concerning our immediate development plans, so you are all urged to attend!

Cookies and Crafts 7:30 p.m. Every Thursday Evening in November

Written by on November 4, 2015

Cookies and Crafts – Chocolate and Chatting! Sound intriguing? Where: Laura Hill’s When: 7:30 p.m. Every Thursday Evening in November What: The crafts will be knitting the little lambs as well as sewing felt peg people and animals for nativity scenes. The scenes will be presented to the children of our community as part of […]

Report on Teen Weekend:

Written by on November 4, 2015

October 16-18th —GCIC along with Carmel and Olivet sponsored a New Church Teen Weekend Event. This fall it was held in Pittsburgh PA. We were excited for them to be hosting as it has been many years since it has been held there. They are also more centrally located for US congregations, which allowed us […]

Fundraising for Ottawa and Quebec City Trip

Written by on November 4, 2015

The grade 7 students are running two fundraising campaigns in November. Money raised will go to the Ottawa and Quebec City trip in spring 2017. This awesome five-day trip gives students in grade 7 & 8 the chance to visit Canada’s oldest city, historic sites, the Parliament Buildings, the War Memorial, museums, and more! Please […]

Theta Alpha Guild Meeting at the home of Laura Hill for a potluck supper on November 11th at 6:30 p.m

Written by on November 4, 2015

Theta Alpha Guild Please join us for our next Theta Alpha Guild Meeting at the home of Laura Hill for a potluck supper on November 11th at 6:30 p.m. After worship and a short business meeting we will be working on items for the Children’s Christmas Eve Christmas Gifts. Please bring a pair of scissors. […]

T H E T A A L P H A C H R I S T M A S B A K E S A L E D E C E M B E R 1 3 T H ( A F T E R C H U R C H )

Written by on November 4, 2015

We need your baked goods for our December 13th Bake Sale! This year, we would like to offer a cookie walk where people can create a plate with a variety of Christmas cookies! In order for this to happen, we need COOKIES! If you have a love of baking, we have a need of baked […]

On Saturday, October 3rd, 2015 – Robert (Bob) Lawson ( Gloria Stumph’s brother) passed into the Spiritual World

Written by on November 4, 2015

He was a 41- year transplant recipient and a true survivor. The greatest gift you could give in his memory would be to consider organ donation.

Carmel New Church School News November

Written by on November 4, 2015

I would like to start by thanking everyone who supported our annual Scholastic Book Fair. Sales were more than double last year’s sales. I hope you all enjoy the books you purchased. I know the school will make good use of those $200 worth of free books we received as a result. Hopefully this level […]

Friday Supper

Written by on October 8, 2015

7:00 p.m. Friday Supper / 8:00 p.m. Class on October 9th.

Food Collection for Thanksgiving

Written by on October 8, 2015

We will be collecting food offerings for our Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, Octo- ber 11th. The minister and the chancel girls will be accepting offerings on the chancel by 10:45 a.m. so you can bring your offering forward as you enter the sanctuary.

The Adult Study Group

Written by on October 8, 2015

The Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in October at 10:45 a.m. at the Manse. We will continue our study of Volume 10 of “Arcana Coelestia”.

The Carmel New Church Youth Group (grades 7-12)

Written by on October 8, 2015

The Carmel New Church Youth Group (grades 7-12) will meet on Monday, Octo- ber 26th at 7:00 p.m. We had a really positive start and are looking forward to a fun- filled year. Don’t forget the Youth Weekend in Pittsburgh from October 16th-18th. As always, we encourage you to bring your friends along.

Come Join Us For Some “HORSEPLAY” !

Written by on October 8, 2015

When: Saturday, October 10th at 6:00 p.m. Where: Jay and Laura’s What: A discussion on “BEING THANKFUL”! Who: Everyone! Some questions for you to ponder: What does it mean to live your life in a state of thankful- ness and gratefulness to the Lord? Is it merely naïveté to constantly look at the good, without […]

THETA ALPHA INTERNATIONAL CHARTER DAY LUNCHEON

Written by on October 8, 2015

Ladies, mark your calendars! Please join us this Charter Day for the Theta Alpha luncheon, Friday, October 9th , 2015, 12:00 p.m. in Heilman Hall. Join your sisters for a delicious meal, an entertaining dance featuring Sarah Gladish’s students, and an important business meeting. Then sit back and enjoy Sarah Bruell Odhner’s presentation “Establish the […]

To All Ladies (Grade 7 and up):

Written by on October 8, 2015

Our next Theta Alpha Meeting will be held on October 14th, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the home of Linda Taylor. After Worship and a short busi- ness meeting, Linda and Katie, who recently toured Israel will present “Israel and Palestine – The Land, The People and The Book”. Even if you have not attented […]

Cookies and Crafts

Written by on October 8, 2015

Where: Laura Hill’s When: 7:30 p.m. Every Thursday evening in November starting on November 8th What: The crafts that we will be working on are knitting the little lambs and sewing felt peg people and animals for nativity scenes. The scenes will be presented to the children of our community as part of our Traditional […]

This Month’s TAG Meeting

Written by on November 3, 2014

Please join us at the home of Laura Hill for a dinner potluck meeting. onWednesday,November5th at6:30p.m. Judy Stewart will demonstrate the making of a Christmas Planter. One lucky lady will take home Judy’s creation. All Ladies Grade 7 and up are invited to join us. See you there!

News From TAG

Written by on November 3, 2014

Thank you to everyone who donated items, setup, sorted, sold, packed up leftovers and purchased items at the Rummage Sale. Thanks to all of you we realized a profit of $527.60. Thank you to one and all! NEW YEARS EVE DANCE As a fundraiser TAG would like to sponsor a New Years Eve Dance for […]

Teen Weekend & the Spiritual World By Nathan Cole

Written by on November 3, 2014

We just finished a Teen Weekend hosted by Olivet Church. I am involved in this partly in my Carmel Church’s role, but mostly in my GCIC’s role. The group consisted of teens from 7th-12th Grade. We try to hold two a year and this one seemed like a big success with 31 teens from Kitchener, […]

Heavenly Doctrine Publishing Foundation

Written by on November 3, 2014

The Heavenly Doctrine Publishing Foundation has been established, in part, to keep the classic translations of the Writings in print and available to those who want them. We are aware that there are many of these classic translations (the old green or blue books) around in fairly good shape which are not being used. If […]

Operation Christmas Child

Written by on November 3, 2014

Once again this year we will be volunteering to inspect and prepare shoe box gifts for Op- eration Christmas Child. The tentative date for this event is Monday, December 1, 2014. If you are interested in helping, please place your name on the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board at the church. If you are […]

Cookies and Crafts – Chocolate and Chatting! Sound intriguing?

Written by on November 3, 2014

Where: Laura Hill’s Home When: 7:30 Every Thursday Evening in November What: The crafts will be knitting the little lambs and sewing felt peg people and animals for nativity scenes. The scenes will be presented to the children of our community as part of our Traditional Christmas Eve Service. A few scenes will be sold […]

Early 2015 Marriage Retreat Sign-up – Some Spots Still OPEN!

Written by on November 3, 2014

We have already booked our two preferred chalets for next year April 24-26, 2015. In doing so, the church has already paid the 50% deposit fee, this means we are going to change our sign-up method. The first ten couples to get a 50% deposit cheque ($105.00) to Paul Hill or me will be offi- […]

GRADE 7/8 PANCAKE BREAKFAST FUNDRAISER! Before Church on Sunday, November 16th from 9:30 – 10:30 a.m.

Written by on November 3, 2014

Come and Enjoy a Pancake Breakfast put on by the Grade 7/8 students who are raising money for their Quebec/Ottawa Trip Spring 2015! You will be treated to Pancakes, Sausage & Tea/Coffee or Juice! We are not charging a set amount, but any donations given will be greatly appreciated. Thank you for your support!

CHALON ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Written by on November 3, 2014

The Chalon Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, November 21st, at 8:00 p.m. There are a number of important discussion and information items concerning our immediate development plans, so you are all urged to attend!

CARMEL NEW CHURCH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

Written by on November 3, 2014

The Carmel New Church Annual General Meeting will be held on Friday, November 7th. The Supper will start at 7:00 p.m. and the Meeting will follow promptly at 8:00 p.m. You are all urged to attend in order to be kept up to date on the life of our Church!

Come Join Us For Some “HORSEPLAY!”

Written by on November 3, 2014

When: Saturday, November 1st at 6:00 p.m. Where: Matt and Katie’s Home at 10 Evenstone Avenue What: A discussion on “Positive and Negative Thinking” Who: Everyone! Call Katie at 519-208-5042 to RSVP Some questions for you to ponder: What does it really mean to think positively? Is it good to wear rose-coloured glasses all of […]

*** CHRISTMAS OPEN HOUSE at the MANSE ***

Written by on November 3, 2014

You are all cordially invited to an Open House at the manse from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. on Friday, November 28th! We are kicking off the Christmas festivities early this year since I will be traveling the first two weekends in December. Food and drink will be provided so all you need to do is […]

The Carmel New Church Youth Group (grades 7-12)

Written by on November 3, 2014

The Carmel New Church Youth Group (grades 7-12) will meet on Monday, November 3rd & 17th at 7:00 p.m. Looking ahead on the calendar, there will also be an opportunity for the Youth Group to help out with Operation Christmas Child on Mon- day, December 1st from 7-9:30 p.m. Details will follow next issue.

Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in November

Written by on November 3, 2014

The Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in November at 10:45 a.m. at the Manse. We will continue our study of Volume 9 of “Arcana Coelestia,” which explains the spiritual meaning behind the exodus from Egypt. We will just be starting Chapter 9 in the Book of Exodus. Come join us, if you haven’t […]

The Carmel New Church Youth Group will meet on Monday

Written by on October 3, 2014

The Carmel New Church Youth Group will meet on Monday, Oct. 6th and 20th at 7:00pm. We had a really positive start, and are looking forward to a fun filled year; don’t forget the youth weekend at Olivet from October 24-26th. And as always, we encourage you to bring your friends along.

Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in October

Written by on October 3, 2014

The Adult Study Group will meet every Wednesday in October at 10:45 a.m. at the Manse. We will continue our study of Volume 9 of “Arcana Coelestia,” which explains the spiritual meaning behind the exodus from Egypt. We will just be starting Chapter 8 in the Book of Exodus. Come join us, if you haven’t […]

Grade 7/8 Bottle Drive Fundraiser!

Written by on October 3, 2014

Save your bottles over the Thanksgiving holiday and then on Sunday, October 19th the grade 7/8 class will be coming around to collect them from you.

Collecting Food for Thanksgiving

Written by on October 3, 2014

We are collecting food offerings for our Thanksgiving Service on Sunday, October 12th. The minister and the chancel girls will be on the chancel by 10:45 a.m. and you can bring the offering forward as you enter the sanctuary.

Welcome to Ron Schnarr the new Assistant to the Pastor!

Welcome to Ron Schnarr the new Assistant to the Pastor!

Written by on July 24, 2014

Ron Schnarr grew up in the Glenview New Church society near Chicago, Illinois where he was blessed with his Mid-western sense of humor.   He moved to Bryn Athyn for high school where He also attended college and Theological School.  He has been serving as a minister in the General Church for the last 4 […]

Algonquin Canoe Trip for Young Adults this October

Algonquin Canoe Trip for Young Adults this October

Written by on July 24, 2014

Join us this October on our yearly young adult weekend canoe trip in Algonquin Provincial Park.  For more information contact pastor Brad Heinrichs at pastor@carmelnewchurch.org.

Carmel releases new website

Carmel releases new website

Written by on May 20, 2014

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