Sutherland’s River Church

A list of news and events from “The River” 

 

At coffee on the last Sunday in April, we recognized two special ladies, who each marked  birthdays recently – Gertie and Helen are each in their ninth decade and still going strong.  Happy (belated) birthday ladies!

Audrey Hodder, clerk of session, presents flowers to Gerti MacDonald (centre) and Helen Ward (right).  The sisters each celebrated a birthday recently, and were recognized at coffee hour in April.

Audrey Hodder, clerk of session, presents flowers to Gertie MacDonald (centre) and Helen Ward (right). The sisters each celebrated a birthday recently, and were recognized at coffee hour in April.

 

Helen and Gertie were willing to share the cake cutting duties.

Helen and Gertie were willing to share the cake cutting duties.

flowers for the birthday girl

 

At our February Annual Congregational meeting, we had an opportunity to thank Palmer MacLellan for his 50 years as an elder at the River.  Here we are cutting the cake following supper, with his wife, Violet

Cutting Palmer’s cake

On Sunday March 6th, we celebrated the Baptism of young Cyrus who was supported by 4 generations of proud people.

5 Generations from French River

from left to right: Jean (Great-great grandmother), Wanda (Grandmother), Cyrus,

Stephanie (Cyrus’ mom) and Evelyn (Great Grandmother)


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