Announcements for Sunday, March 1 – First Sunday in Lent

Pastoral Charge

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Mar 8: John 3:1-17 or Matthew 17:1-9
Mar 15: John 4:5-42
Mar 22: John 9:1-41
Mar 29: John 11:1-45

Readings are subject to change.

SIRCH Community Services is excited to bring Repair Cafés to Haliburton County. Repair Cafés began in 2009 in the Netherlands and now take place all over the world. Repair Cafés help people repair broken household items that could otherwise end up in landfills. You could volunteer to be a fixer or bring an item to be fixed. The next Repair Café is on Saturday March 7 at Archie Stouffer Public School, 12 Vintage Crescent, Minden 10 am to 2 pm. For more information, visit cafe or phone 705-457-1742.

Free Family Movie Night: West Guilford Baptist Church and the Pregnancy Care & Family Support Centre present “OVERCOMER” Friday March 13 at 6:30 pm at West Guilford Baptist Church 1063 Nila Road. Movie snacks available on a donation basis to the PC&FSC.

Ingoldsby UC

Ladies Afternoon Bible Study & Fellowship Tuesdays 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 286-1473 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

Pot Luck Lunch: We will be having Pot Luck Lunch on Sunday March 29.  Everyone is welcome.Help is needed with clean up. Thanks.

ATTENTION Coffee Drinkers: Mary is going to be away for a period of time. A sign-up sheet has been posted in the foyer on the bulletin board for volunteers to make the coffee prior to the service. Please sign up if you enjoy the morning coffee!

Stewardship and Mission Offering: The extra monthly Mission for March is Food for Kids. 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 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 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 9:30 to 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 to 2:00 p.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.

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.


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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