Announcements – November 27, 2022

Upcoming Events and Notices

TODAY: Advent Sunday Communion Services at Lochlin UC at 9:00 a.m. (note earlier start for this service only) and at Haliburton UC and online at 11:15 a.m. (no service at Ingoldsby UC). Those watching online are invited to join in by having bread and juice or wine on hand. 

Saturday, December 24: Christmas Eve Service at 7:00 p.m., online only.Access will open at 6:45 p.m. to give viewers time to tune in. To watch, go to our YouTube page. For more information, visit the Watch Online page on the HPC website.

Sunday, December 25: Christmas Day – no services.

Sunday, January 1: New Year’s Day Service at all churches and online.

Current Events and Notices

Mission & Service 2021: The United Church of Canada has published a brochure about Mission & Service funds raised in 2021 and how they were used. For details, visit the Mission & Service page.

Monthly mission for November for Haliburton UC: Samaritan’s Purse. For details and to learn how to donate, visit the Monthly Missions page on the HUC website.

Sundays: Regular services at all churches and online via livestream on YouTube at 11:15 a.m.

Ecumenical Bible Study: This group meets Tuesdays at 7 p.m. via Zoom, facilitated by Jean Schlicklin Tyler. This Fall, Sr. Kitty Bethea, OP, will share her study of Revelation. Contact Jean for the Zoom link by email or at 705-457-2214.

Women to Women Bible Study: This study is held two times per month on Wednesdays from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. on Zoom. Remaining meetings this year will be on Nov. 23 and Dec. 7. Participants study the Word using a simple study method, pray and share their lives and concerns. New participants are welcome, whether on or off web camera or by phone, even just to listen in. The group will break after Dec. 7 for the holiday season. Next year’s schedule will be announced shortly. For more information email Lisa.

Minds in Motion at Haliburton UC: Tuesdays from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Haliburton UC. An Alzheimer’s Society program designed to provide physical activity and mental and social stimulation. $30/couple for 8 weeks. Call Jennifer at 705-748-5131 x225.

Sunday School: Regular lessons are currently unavailable. A selection of previous lessons and interactive materials is available for download on the Sunday School page for use at home to encourage kids in their faith.

Mission & Service stories show how your contributions to the M&S program of the United Church of Canada are making a difference. You can view them via our posts or by visiting the Mission & Service page.

Devotions: To read notes of encouragement for a strong foundation, go to or view them via our posts.

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
Box 281
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 or Thank you!

HPC website: You can stay up to date on HPC happenings at