• ThE Next Two Weeks


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

    On Sunday:

    Why do we do the things we don't want to? This week's message is "Let Go of Sin" and our scripture focus will be Romans 6:1-7

     

    Let the Sun Shine:

    After last Sunday's meeting the Cornerstone Leadership team is actively involved in a two part project that will install an air to water heat pump for heating the building and install a 30 kw PV Solar Array to produce electricity for our use. For more information you can contact Denn


    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!


    Social Activity Team:

    Are you interested in planning a Valentine Event for Adults at Cornerstone? Would love to hear your ideas. Contact Denn


     

    COMING SOON


    Remembrance Day Service:

    Cornerstone will take time to remember those who serve and have served in our Armed Forces during both services on November 9th. If you are presently serving we invite you to wear your uniform.


    Creative Cornerstone:

    Creative Cornerstone will be resuming on November 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

  • CHristmas Events


    Ladies Christmas Event:

    (A Christmas Carol Night) –Friday, Dec 5/14 at 7 pm   SAVE THE DATE, LADIES J Our Christmas ladies night has traditionally been our premier event of the year so we would love to have you join us for an evening that will include singing, words of wisdom and inspiration, a time for laughter, an awesome cookie exchange and our first ever ornament swap! Along with this there will be an optional tree ornament craft, wonderful food and time to share with other ladies! There will be a sign up sheet on the bulletin board and a hand out with all the specific details for each event will be available. It is a great time to catch up with friends you haven’t seen for a while and to meet new friends. Please, feel free to bring your friends. For further information, please, contact Pastor Marilyn


    Glory and Peace Christmas Concert:

    This will be a great opportunity to invite friends out for an evening of Christmas Music with Electric Violinist Trevor Dick, Sunday Evening December 7th. 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.


    Blue Christmas
    :

    Christmas isn't Merry for everyone, if you struggle or have struggled with Christmas this service is for you. It will be held on December 21st, the shortest day of the year at 6:30 p.m.


    Christmas Eve
    :

    1:30 p.m. At the Berkeley
    3:30 p.m. Children's Service

    5:00 p.m. Children's Service
    6:30 p.m. Candle Light Service
    8:00 p.m. Candle Light and Communion Service

    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.

     

  • 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.

    JOIN US ONLINE

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

     

     


    Oct 31

    Fri:

    Trunk or Treat

     



    Nov 9

    Sun:

    Remembrance Day Service

     



    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: Tamara E.  Greeters: Elwood Nursery: Tara R/Katie J/Deborah G  Sound: Stefan G.

    10:30 am
    Scripture Reading: Theresa M. Greeters: Carter/Clements Nursery: Ruth S/Elysa S/Courtney R/Heidi D Sound: Stefan G.

  • Notices:


    Baby Shower:

    Iris McWhinnie is hosting a baby shower for Pastor Bayley on November 8th at 2:00 p.m. To RSVP or for more information contact Iris

     

    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.