Announcements for Sunday, December 16

Pastoral Charge

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Dec 23: Luke 1:39-45
Dec 30: Luke 2:41-52
Jan 6: Matthew 2:1-12
Jan 13: Luke 3:15-17; 21-22

Readings are subject to change.

Annual Carolling to long term care facilities and seniors’ apartments Thursday, Dec 20 at 3:30 pm starting at Highland Wood, 7199 Gelert Road. All welcome to come out and join in the caroling.

Christmas Eve Service:  There will be one service at Haliburton at 7:00 pm.  Please join with us for worship and communion.

ANNUAL REPORT:  Please take note that once again it is annual report time!  Please have your reports into the office by Tuesday January 8th, (with the exception of the treasurers) in order for the Annual Report to be prepared and printed for the Annual Meetings.  If possible, please email your reports to the office  If you need help with this, please call Lynne 457-1891. Thank you.

Annual Meeting Dates:

Ingoldsby – January 20 at 2:00 pm

Lochlin – January 20 at 5:00 pm Pot Luck Supper, meeting following

Haliburton – January 27 Pot Luck Lunch, meeting following


December 18 at 1:30 pm: The Walton’s Christmas movie – ‘The Homecoming’ starring Patricia Neal and Richard Thomas at St. Anthony of Padua, 27 Victoria Street, Haliburton.

Ingoldsby UC

Ladies’ Afternoon Bible Study & Fellowship – Mondays at 1:30 p.m.

If you know of anyone in need of a card or visit please call the church office at 705-457-1891.

Lochlin UC

Bible Study on Wednesdays at Janice Carr’s at 1:00 p.m.      

If you know of anyone in need of a card or visit please call the church office at 705-457-1891.

Haliburton UC

Please join us for lunch after the Sunday School service today – soup, sandwiches and cake.  All welcome!

Stewardship and Mission Offering:  The extra monthly Mission for December is 4Cs. We thank you for your support and ask that you mark your envelope when giving to this extra mission. Take note of the Stewardship and Mission bulletin board in the foyer. Information will be posted as it becomes available.

Bible studies:

For a time of study, prayer and fellowship, please join us:

  • Tuesdays: Women to Women Bible Study in the library from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. All women are welcome to join us at any time. For info call the office 705-457-1891.
  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study in the library 10 – 11:30 a.m.

Library: The library is open during office hours except when being used for meetings. The librarian is available Tuesdays from 10 to 11:30 a.m. to help in choosing a book, DVD or teaching material (holidays excluded).

Coffee is available every Sunday before church in the foyer outside of the Fellowship Room.  All are welcome to partake and enjoy!

Need a card sent to a church family member of Haliburton United? Call the office at 705-457-1891 or Jane at 705-457-1715.


Harry’s messages online: Missed a Sunday? Want to hear a message again? Harry’s messages are videotaped at the Haliburton United Church service and posted online. To access the video links go to the Messages page.


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