Lochlin UC and Haliburton UC are open for Sunday services at their usual times of 10 a.m. and 11:15 a.m. respectively. Ingoldsby UC’s reopening is to be determined.
Events and Notices
Tuesday, September 7 at 1 p.m.: Minds in Motion returns to Haliburton UC on Tuesdays from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. The eight-week program is $30 per couple. This Alzheimer Society program is designed for those with any form of memory loss and their care partners to enjoy guided physical activity, mental stimulation and the chance to create new friendships with others living with similar experiences. All are welcome to join in the fun; there is no diagnosis needed. For details and to register call Jennifer at 705-748-5131 or email Jennifer.
Thursday, September 9 at 11:30 a.m.: Haliburton UC Stewards Meeting will be held via Zoom. Details will be emailed.
Saturday, September 11 at 8:30 a.m.: “Isolated” Men’s Breakfast and Fellowship at Haliburton UC. Details will be emailed.
Wednesday, September 15 at 2:00 p.m.: Lochlin UC Official Board Meeting will be held via Zoom. Details will be emailed.
Thursday, September 16 at 10:30 a.m.: Haliburton UC Session Meeting will be held via Zoom. Details will be emailed.
Saturday, September 18 at 7 p.m.: “Rhythm and Grace” – a fall fundraiser for the Pregnancy Care & Family Support Centre featuring the Duketow Family at Lakeside Church. Admission is free; an offering will be taken up. COVID protocols will be observed.
Tuesday, September 21 at 2:00 p.m.: Haliburton Pastoral Charge Official Board Meeting will be held via Zoom. Details will be emailed.
Haliburton UC’s monthly mission for September is Fred Victor Mission. If you’d like to donate to this mission, please do so by cheque or electronic funds transfer (EFT) to the church with Monthly Mission marked on your offering envelope or in the EFT “Message” box. Your support will be forwarded to the mission. To learn more, visit the Giving page.
Support for online music lessons by Youth Unlimited: YU helps youths learn to play a new instrument and learn the message of Jesus. Each youth involved is currently paying half of the $300 cost for 10 lessons. Please consider donating $150 or providing a bursary of the full cost for a youth who does not have the means. Be sure to indicate “Music Lesson Support” for your donation. For more information and to donate go to youthunlimitedkaw.com or call Ian McIntosh at 905-429-8389.
Virtual Sunday School is on summer break. Previous lessons and the Sunday School songs are available for download/singalongs on the Services page.
Your Generosity Matters, a feature of the Mission & Service program of the United Church of Canada, shows how your contributions to the M&S fund are making a difference. You can view them by subscribing to our posts or visiting the Mission & Service page. To subscribe to receive these stories, our announcements and other communications by email, look for the “Follow us …” button at the bottom of the website page.
Devotions: Go to haliburtonpastoralcharge.com/devotions or subscribe to our posts to read notes of encouragement for a strong foundation. To subscribe to receive devotions, announcements and other communications by email, look for the “Follow us …” button at the bottom of the website page.
Ways to give: To provide an offering to any of our churches, write a cheque to that church and mail it to:
Haliburton Pastoral Charge
Haliburton, ON K0M 1S0
Please ensure you have used the correct PO box number. Haliburton UC also supports electronic funds transfers and PAR (pre-authorized remittance). For more details, go to the Giving page at haliburtonpastoralcharge.com or haliburtonuc.com.
HPC website: You can stay up to date on HPC happenings at haliburtonpastoralcharge.com.
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