Thursday Thoughts – January 24, 2019

So, with the cancellation of worship last week, we are using what had been planned for last week.

Readings – 1 Corinthians 12: 1-11 and John 2: 1-11

Reflection – When You Change the Way You Look at Things… the Things You Look at Change…


If you’ve ever felt overwhelmed by all that is bad in the world, (and who hasn’t???) read this: Your Three Feet of Influence



Sun. Jan. 27th      NMR Meeting/Luncheon following worship

Mon. Jan. 28th      Budget Meeting @ 7:30 pm

Tue. Jan. 29th      Study Group – Riv. @ 1:00 pm


Sun. Feb. 3rd        Food Bank Collection

Sun. Feb. 3rd        Riverview Nominations Meeting @ 2:00 pm

Tue. Feb. 5th        Study Group – Riv. @ 1:00 pm

Wed. Feb. 6th       Executive Grounding Meeting @ 7:00 pm

Thu. Feb. 7th        Seniors Group potluck luncheon/meeting @ noon

Sun. Feb. 10th      Combined Service – Potluck Brunch – Interim Ministry      Evaluation – Riv. @ 10:30 am

.Bible Study! The Tuesday Afternoon Study Group decided that they will do a Bible Study for the next number of weeks. We will focus on the scripture passages for the following Sunday. Since we are not going to be reading a book or going through a series, it’s much more flexible. You can come as your schedule allows. Some of us gather in the Choir Room at noon for lunch and then Study Group starts from 1:00-2:00 pm. The readings for January 29th are Jeremiah 1:4-10 & 1 Corinthians 13:1-13

Riverview Nominations for 2019

The Riverview Executive is inviting representative from each group/committee/team in the church on February 3, 2019 @ 2:00 pm to consider nominations for election at the Annual Meeting. Currently we have opportunities for two elders, a treasurer and  and secretary. If you think wondering where you might offer your gifts to serve, please contact Gary Smiley: or 902-883-9337

If you would like your offering to be Tax Deductible by using Offering Envelopes or a Pre-authorized Remittance (PAR) form, please speak to Debbie Musgrave or call the office and we will get you set up.

Discover Your Conflict Resolution Style!

At the Spiritual Grounding Session on February 6, 2019, the Executive invites you to a session to Discover Your Conflict Resolution Style. This is based upon the work of Speed Leas. Please let Rev. Catherine know of your intention to participate. Materials, which include the questionnaire are available when you sign up.

Interim Ministry Evaluation – February 10, 2019

Joint Service at Riverview @ 10:30 am followed by Potluck Brunch and Interim Ministry Evaluation. Presbytery Representatives Rev. Dr. Susan MacAlpine-Gillis and Elaine Gray will lead the congregations in an evaluation process.

 Annual Meetings!

Cooperative Ministry –Feb 13, 2019 @ 7:30 pm – Riverview

Nine Mile River – February 17, 2019 – During Worship

Riverview – February 24, 2019 – During Worship


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