Announcements for Sunday, November 3

Pastoral Charge

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Nov 10: Luke 20:27-38
Nov 17: Luke 21:5-19
Nov 24: Luke 23:33-43
Dec 1: Matthew 24:36-44

Readings are subject to change.

Today we welcome Scott Pearson to lead our churches in worship. Harry is on vacation.

Men’s breakfast and time of fellowship Saturday, November 16th, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. at Haliburton UC.  Come and enjoy a hearty breakfast of bacon and eggs.  All men are welcome.

The Official Board of the Haliburton Pastoral Charge will meet on Tuesday, November 19 at Lochlin UC at 2 pm.   If you receive the minutes, you are a member of this board and are encouraged to come out and help make important decisions for the Pastoral Charge. Thank you.

Please join us on Sunday December 1st for a joint service for the Pastoral Charge at Haliburton United Church at 10:30 a.m. to celebrate the 1st Sunday of Advent.  Communion will be served.  This will be an opportunity for all 3 churches to worship together and get to know one another a little better. Lunch will be served following the service.


Eleanor Cooper presents “Haliburton’s Got Talent” featuring Carl Dixon, Bill Gliddon, Julie Barbin’s dancers, Luba Cargill and more. “A Share for Water concert” Sunday, November 10 at 2 pm West Guilford Community Centre. By donation at the door. All proceeds to Water Ambassadors Canada – changing lives with clean water.

Ingoldsby UC

Ingoldsby UCW will meet at the church at 1 p.m. on Wed.,  November 6th.  Please bring along your Samaritan’s Purse Christmas boxes if you have them.

Ladies Afternoon Bible Study & Fellowship Mondays at 1:30 p.m. Call Wanda at 705-286-4333.

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

Lochlin UC

Bible Study on Wednesday at Janice Carr’s at 1:00.  For more information call Janice 286-2453.

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

Haliburton UC

MARK YOUR CALENDAR: Come out on Tuesday, November 12 at 9:30 to help decorate the church for Christmas.  Many hands make light work. It will take approximately 2 – 3 hours.  Call Mary McKee for more info 705-457-0856.

NO pot luck lunch in November as our three churches are gathering together on Dec 1st and  lunch will be provided that day.

Prayer List: A few copies of the prayer list will be printed and put on the black table / desk in foyer for anyone who wishes to take it home to pray over. The copies will be there on Sunday only.

To welcome children to our regular Sunday family worship we are providing children’s pew bags containing stories and activities to enjoy during the regular service time. These are available in the foyer for children and/or parents to choose from. Each bag also includes a gift book for you to take home. Please return your bag to the basket as you leave. Your presence is a blessing to us.

Stewardship and Mission Offering: The extra monthly Mission for November is Youth Unlimited. 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:

  • Wednesday Morning Bible Study in the library 10 – 11:30 a.m.
  • Fridays: 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.

Library: The library is open during office hours except when being used for meetings. The librarian is available Fridays 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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