1. WINTER DONATIONS
NOVEMBER 18 – DECEMBER 24
We’re collecting coats and boots for those in need (through Wings of Prayer Ministries). Drop off in lobby.
2. TOY COLLECTION
NOVEMBER 18 – DECEMBER 11
We’re collecting new colouring books, crayons and children’s books for the Salvation Army to distribute. Drop off in lobby.
3. FOOD HAMPERS
COLLECTING UNTIL DECEMBER 9
We’re partnering with the Southdale Chaplaincy to provide 100 Christmas hampers for families. Instead of asking people to bring in food, we’re collecting money and buying all of the food in bulk. Donations can be made at the collection station in the lobby on Sundays or at the church office through the week (cheques made payable to “London Community Chaplaincy”).
Want to give online? We make it easy.
4. MEN’S BREAKFAST
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 1 AT 9AM
Join us for breakfast and make some new connections. Cost by donation.
5. COMFORT SERVICE
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 2
The season can be a difficult time of year for anyone dealing with the difficult challenges of life. Our comfort services are a great place to find comfort, reflect, and be encouraged. Services at 9 & 10:30am.
6. SURVIVING THE HOLIDAYS
SATURDAY, DECEMBER 8
Help through the holiday season for those who are separated or divorced. You’ll get some practical advice and have some fun too!
7. TIM NEUFELD CONCERT
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 9 AT 7PM
Tim Neufeld is a Juno winning musician and engaging entertainer. Get your tickets for his Christmas tour when it stops in at New Hope. Tickets: $15 or $40 for a family pass. Tickets available at the Info Centre on Sundays, the church office through the week, or online at www.timmytour.com.
MONDAY, DECEMBER 10 at 6:30PM
This is a great place to connect with other ladies at New Hope. Join us at The Bistro in St. Thomas (625 Talbot St. – formerly The Beanery) for a meal and a fun night out! Sign up required as space is limited.
9. FAMILY FUN NIGHT
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 11 from 6-8PM
Bring the kids for a fun night out! We’re filling the place with bouncers, games, crafts and a petting zoo! Take a break from the Christmas craziness and have a blast with your kids (PreSchool to Grade 8). Completely free and no sign-up required.
10. PACK & DELIVER HAMPERS
THURSDAY, DECEMBER 20
Help pack or deliver hampers for the Southdale Chaplaincy in south London. Packing starts at 9am. Delivery is from 6-9pm.
11. CHRISTMAS EVE
MONDAY, DECEMBER 24 at 5 & 7PM
Our Christmas Eve candlelight family service is a highlight for us every year. It’s a great opportunity to bring friends and family. Two identical services.
12. SUNDAY ONE SERVICE
SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30 at 10AM
Finish the year off with us on our last Sunday service of the year. One service at 10am.