Proverbs 3:3-4 "Do not let kindness and truth leave you; Bind them around your neck, Write them on the tablet of your heart. So you will find favour and good repute In the sight of God and man."

SUNDAY WORSHIP 9:15AM & 11AM (Main Auditorium - contemporary) and -NEW- 9:15AM only (Fireside Room - acoustic). Masks and physical distancing are mandatory in the church building. Seating will be limited to 1/3 fire-code capacity for our various rooms. Our Online Church Family can watch the Livestream @ 9:15AM.

NURSERY The church nursery is open (9:15AM and 11AM) for infants and toddlers up to 36 months! Enhanced cleaning will take place. PRE-SCHOOL CLASS Ages 3-5 meet together at 9:15AM! (Check-in between 9:00 and 9:15AM).  CONNECT SUNDAY KIDS MINISTRY Connect kids ministry is available for Grades 1-6 at 9:15AM. The kids will be seated in a socially distanced fashion. Please feel free to let us know if you have any specific concerns for your child. We want them to continue to grow closer to God and each other and to provide them with a great time each Sunday morning. Parents, please remember to use the check-in system prior to the service, and pick your child up promptly after the service! 

THIS WEEK @ OEFC
Friday, November 12 7-9:30PM Jr / Sr High Youth @ OEFC. Details on social media (youth hotline 403-938-8888; Instagram oefcyouth; Facebook OEFC Youth) 
Sunday, November 14 8:45AM Prayer for the service 9:15AM only Worship Service (Fireside Room - acoustic) 9:15AM Pre-school classes (Ages 3-5) and CONNECT Sunday School (Grades 1-6) (check in between 9:00AM and 9:15AM) 9:15AM & 11AM Nursery (0-36 months) 9:15AM & 11AM Worship Service (Main Auditorium - contemporary)
Tuesday, November 16 6AM First Watch - Men's Bible Study (for more info, contact Cameron) 8:30AM Chair Team -  drop in to stack the chairs in the Main Auditorium 9:30AM Ladies Bible Studies (no childcare) 6:30PM DivorceCare - Contact Marion to register ($20). 6:30-8PM Kids' Clubs (boys and girls, Grades 1-6) register
Wednesday, November 17 10AM Senior's Bible Study. Please bring your own coffee! 1PM GriefShare - Contact Marion to register ($20). 7PM Grade 12 Girls Bible Study - contact Cathie for details
Thursday, November 18  9:00am to Noon Coffee & Crafting 7-9PM Celebrate Recovery
Friday, November 19 7-9:30PM Jr / Sr High Youth @ OEFC. Details on social media (youth hotline 403-938-8888; Instagram oefcyouth; Facebook OEFC Youth) 

COMING UP 
Monday, November 22 @ 7PM
 Connexion Cafe Christmas Event for all ladies! Join us to hear Jeff Y on the piano while enjoying Bonnie R's cinnamon buns, do a fun Christmas tree ornament exchange, participate in caroling led by Olivia R & Kiersten S, and watch "The Shepherd" from The Chosen.  Bring your friends, neighbours and daughters!  There will also be an opportunity to drop off an unwrapped Christmas gift for moms at the Calgary Pregnancy Centre. Sign up to let us know you are coming!

Saturday, November 27 (1-3PM) Come & Go Baby Shower. Please join us for a drop-in shower for Chelsea B and baby (born September 21)! To keep numbers low, please drop in to the church sometime between 1PM and 3PM. Chelsea has requested that masks be worn at all times.

MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES
OPERATION CHRISTMAS CHILD SHOEBOXES Sunday, November 14 is the final day to return filled boxes to the church! Thanks for your generous giving! Questions? Contact Lisa or visit the Samaritan's Purse website

Thanks to the ladies who have offered to minister to the church by looking after the kitchen linens!

CONNECT - SUNDAY KIDS MINISTRY Talk to Chris Young for more information or to volunteer! Adult or teen to run the check-in (database) system (rotation basis; training provided) from 9:00 AM to 9:15AM KIDS' CLUBS - TUESDAY NIGHTS Talk to Chris Young for more information or to volunteer! Boys' Club supervision and/or teaching Girls' Club leader (either Bible or Activity leader) NURSERY WORKERS - SUNDAY MORNINGS if you have a heart for little ones under 3 years old and would like to volunteer for free cuddles contact Marion for more information.

MISSIONARY OF THE WEEK Joel & Amanda (Abigail, Ruth, Abraham, Rachel, Anna & Amos) serving with InterAct in Eden Valley  Pray for: Wisdom as they navigate a transition in the days ahead; they have resigned from InterAct and are moving to Montana; Their dear Stoney friends; Their children (for the most part, Alberta is all they’ve ever known; pray they will transition well); Their family to leave their community well; Wisdom in pursuing a “regular job” in the States

CHECK IT OUT! CHURCH LIBRARY  Inside a Cutter’s Mind: Understanding and Helping Those Who Self-Injure by Jerusha Clark Cutting is a practice that has crossed age and gender lines. It's not just depressed teens who inflict injury on themselves, it can be anyone dealing with overwhelming feelings. This book explores the complex issue of cutting without offering any pat or simple fixes. It examines the psychology of cutting, the feelings of anger and despair behind it, and the counseling resources that can help.

LINKS AND INFO
The Financial Update for October 2021 is attached.
LiveStream worship service Sundays @ 9:15AM
One-time or scheduled giving to OEFC; Cash or cheques may be dropped off at the church, T-F 8:30AM-4PM Prayer Chain requests can be submitted HERE or by phone 403-938-3311. Staff are available at [email protected] (if you need assistance, have a confidential prayer request or just want to talk with someone).

COMMUNITY NEWS BRANT CHRISTIAN SCHOOL AUCTION is open until 8PM on Saturday! Since opening their doors in 1990, BCS strives to achieve excellence in academics, fine arts and sports programs with expansion, growth and new beginnings in their future. Proceeds from the auction will go towards Christian education programs as well as growing and supporting their sports and arts programs. The school includes students from High River, Okotoks, Foothills County, County of Vulcan, and MD of Willow Creek. For more information, contact the school 403-684-3752 [email protected]