Announcements for Sunday, February 3

Pastoral Charge

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Feb 10: Luke 5:1-11
Feb 17: Luke 6:17-26
Feb 24: Luke 6:27-38
Mar 3: Luke 9:28-36

Readings are subject to change.

Men’s breakfast and time of fellowship Saturday, February 9th, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.  Come and enjoy a hearty breakfast of bacon and eggs.  All men are welcome. 

Valentine’s Breakfast at Ingoldsby UC – Bring your Sweetie!   Sunday, February 10th – following our service – 10:00 to 12:00.  Peameal bacon, scrambled eggs, fried potatoes, coffee, tea, juice.  Please join us.  Cost:  By donation.

Haliburton’s Frost Festival Lasagna Dinner at Haliburton UC Saturday, February 16th between 4 pm and 6 pm. Tickets at the door; Adult $10; Children (under 12) $5. Lasagna, salad, garlic bread, dessert, tea/coffee. Also available Vegetarian Lasagna and Gluten free Lasagna. Take out is available.

Pastoral Charge Congregational Annual Meeting followed by the Official Board Meeting will be held on Thursday, February 21 at Lochlin at 2:00 pm.  Business conducted at this meeting will include Financial Statement and Budget, report from the Nominating Committee regarding Official Board positions and other business of the Pastoral Charge.  Everyone is encouraged to attend


The Highlands Male Chorus, under the direction of Melissa Stephens, presents “Singing Away the Winter Blues” at Haliburton United Church Sunday February 10, 2019 at 3:00 pm. General Admission Adults $15 / Children (under 16) $5 / Family $35. Tickets available at Cranberry Cottage, Haliburton and Pharmasave Drugstore, Minden.

Alzheimer Society now recruiting friendly visiting volunteers. Just one hour per week can make a difference in the life of someone living with dementia. Join us. Become a Friendly Visitor today! For more information contact Susan Simmons, Coordinator of Volunteer Services at or 705-748-5131 Ext. 230.

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

Lasagna Dinner: Please see sign up sheet in the foyer for people to help set up, serve, do dishes; also white cakes are needed for dessert.  If you want to contribute to the cost of dinner, please see Lynne or Jane with your donation.  Thank you all for your support!

Stewardship and Mission Offering:  The extra monthly Mission for February is effect:hope, formerly The Leprosy Mission Canada. 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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