• ThE Next Two Weeks


    Service Times 9:00 & 10:30 a.m.

    On Sunday:

    What makes you angry? This week our message will be "Let Go of the Wrong Anger" and our Scripture focus will be Ephesians 4:17-27


    Detour:

    The intersection of Hammonds Plains and Kearney Lake Rd will be closed this weekend. But you can still get to Cornerstone. From Bedford take Bluewater Rd. then right on Kearney Lake Rd., Left on Blue Mountain Rd. Right on Terradore Lane and then right on Kingswood Dr. straight across Hammonds Plains Rd. From Halifax take the Larry Utack Exit to Kearney Lake Rd. Left on Blue Mountain Rd. Right on Terradore Lane and then right on Kingswood Dr. straight across Hammonds Plains Rd. Confused? Look at the Map


    Cuba Mission Trip:

    There will be a short meeting for all those who expressed an interest in being part of our Construction project in Cuba on October 26th at 11:40, following the second service.


    Let The sun Shine:

    There will be a congregational meeting on October 26th concerning the possibility of a Solar Energy Project at Cornerstone in the near future. The meeting will begin at 6:30 and will last no more than an hour. All are invited. Because the project will involve an increase in our mortgage Congregational approval will be needed.


    Community Membership:

    Did you pick up a Community Membership form during the volunteer training sessions? If you have yours filled out you can return it to any staff member. If you didn't pick up a form but need one let Denn know.

     

    COMING SOON


    4th Annual Trunk or Treat:

    Mark your calendar now and plan to join us for our second annual Trunk or Treat event here at the church in the lower parking lot, Oct.31,2014, from 6:00- 7:30pm. Decorate your trunk, dress up, bring your children and your treats and enjoy a wonderful social evening as the children have fun in a safe environment. There will be a prize for the winner of the best decorated trunk.  Hot dogs and hot chocolate will also be available for all who attend.
    If you would like to help with this event in any way, please, see Pastor Marilyn, or the signup sheet on the church bulletin board. Donations of candy are most welcome and will be distributed to the children who attend. Don’t forget to invite your friends and family to be part of this fun evening as well!


    Ladies Christmas Event:

    Friday December 5th stay tuned for more details.


    Glory and Peace Christmas Concert:

    Sunday Evening December 7th Trevor Dick. There will be an offering received. Click here for more details


    Children's Christmas Presentation:

    This year our Children's Christmas presentation "We Three Spies" will be presented in both services on December 14th.


    Creative Cornerstone:

    Creative Cornerstone will be resuming on October 15th at 1:00 p.m. at the church. Come on out and join some like minded folks as you knit, crochet or enjoy whatever it is that sparks your creative spirit. For more information contact Angela Guptill or visit Creative Cornerstone's FaceBook Page

     

    CIA CHristmas Project:

    This Christmas give the gift of warmth to someone in our city. We are looking for people who are willing to help those in need right here in Halifax. Cornerstone is teaming with Souls Harbour to provide sleeping bags for those who are homeless and will need them this coming winter. We know that winters in Halifax are cold, so give the gift of warmth this Christmas season. For only $20 you can give the gift of a sleeping bag and a pair of long underwear. See Pastor Ben for more details.


    A well for Christmas:

    This will be our third year sponsoring wells in villages in Sierra Leone, the need is even more critical this year with the Ebola crisis happening. Stay tuned for more details.


    Operation Christmas Child:

    Pack a shoe box and provide a Christmas miracle for a child in a developing country. More details to come.


    Cuba Short term Trip:

    Cornerstone is planning on taking a missions trip to Cuba April 21-28 20155, and we are looking for those who might be interested. The Wesleyan Church has a number of churches in Cuba and is presently building a training centre for church leaders and we can help.
    A missions trip is a great way for you to step out of your comfort zone and experience God in a cool new way. If you are interested and wish to get updates as they are available let Pastor Ben know. This trip will include adults and older teens (grade 11 and 12).

     

    JOIN US ONLINE

    Follow us on twitter @cornerstonehfx or like us on Facebook or join our group at www.youversion.com/groups/cornerstonehfx.


  • On Going EVENTS

    CIA:

    Don't forget your chunky soup and evaporated milk on November 2 for Feed Nova Scotia.

    RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE:

    If you would like to become a regular contributor of this ministry we do provide meals for RMH every second Monday. Look for the sign-up sheet on the bulletin board, or check out Cornerstone's Facebook page to see what items are needed for the meal we are making for that week. Feel free to contact Wanda or Vashti. If you have questions as to how you can help!


    CONSUMEd:

    Youth Group (Grades 6 -12) meets each Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. For more details contact Pastor Ben. Follow Consumed on Twitter @consumed1215.


    LIFE GROUPs:

    Sunday Evening 6:30 at Pastor Ben's. (High School and Young Adults)
    Monday Evening 7:00 at Cornerstone. (Men)
    Tuesday Evening 7:30 at Cornerstone (Mixed)
    Wednesday Evening at 7:00 at Pastor Marilyn's (ladies) 52 Crestfield Lane, Hammonds Plains

    Thursday Morning at 9:00 at Cornerstone (ladies)
    Friday Evening at 7:00 Dartmouth at Pat and Heather Stubbert (Mixed) 16 Garshan Rd. Dartmouth


    ONLINE GIVING:

    Some folks have asked about online giving. You can give to Cornerstone online using Pay Pal by clicking Donate or via Canadahelps.org


    PRE-AUTHORIZED DEBIt:

    Are the only cheques you write for Cornerstone? You can now take advantage of Pre-Authorized Debit (PAD) for your giving - PAD can be set up for the 1st and/or 16th of each month. Forms can be downloaded by clicking here.

     

     


    Oct 24

    Fri:

    Cia: Trunk or Treat

     



    Oct 31

    Fri:

    Trunk or Treat

     



    Dec 5

    Fri:

    Ladies Christmas Event

     


  • MINISTRY ROSTER FOR SUNDAY


    The new Fall Rosters can be downloaded here 9:00 or 10:30
    9:00 am
    Scripture Reading: Paul S.  Greeters: Jay-McDougall Nursery: Marla V/Caroline W/Jess V  Sound: Luke E

    10:30 am
    Scripture Reading: Paul B. Greeters: MacEachern/Sutherland Nursery: Kaitlin B/Evie C/Ryan M/ Ayla M/Jade W  Sound: Luke E

  • Notices:


    HAmmonds Plains Farmer's Market:

    Cornerstone will be temporarily hosting the Hammonds Plains Farmer's Market, until construction is over on Kearney Lake Road and they can return to Saint John's Anglican. The market will be open on Thursday's from 2:30 to 6:30 p.m.