Announcements for Sunday, November 6

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Nov 13             Luke 21:5-19

Nov 20             Luke 23:33-43

Nov 27             Matthew 24:36-44

Dec 4               Matthew 3:1-12  

Readings are subject to change.

Haliburton Pastoral Charge

90th birthday celebration for Edna Morgan: Sunday, November 13th, 1-3 pm at HUC. No gifts, please. There will be lunch, slides and cake!

The Official Board of the Haliburton Pastoral Charge will meet on Tuesday, November 15 at Lochlin UC at 7 pm.  You will receive the minutes and agenda by email prior to the meeting.  If you do not have email a few copies will be sent to the church.  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.

“UPLIFT” – a concert of worship and inspirational music with an Irish flavour. This will happen Friday evening, November 18th, from 7-9. It will feature Harry, Carl, Melissa and a gang of others. Admission is by donation.

Men’s breakfast and time of fellowship at Haliburton UC on Saturday, November 19th, 8:30 – 9:30 a.m.  Come and enjoy a hearty breakfast of bacon and eggs.  All men are welcome.

Pancake and sausage breakfast on Sunday, November 20th at Ingoldsby UC, following our service (10ish).  Cost will be by donation.  Proceeds to special Maintenance Fund – chimney removal and repairs to bell tower.  Please join us.

Pastoral Charge Joint Service at Haliburton UC on Sunday, November 27 at 10:30 am.  This is the first Sunday of Advent and communion will be served.  Haliburton will not be serving lunch that day as the Festival Singers are holding a concert in the afternoon and need time to set up.

Harry’s Sunday messages online: Unable to attend a service? Want to hear a sermon again? Check out video podcasts of Harry’s messages.

Community

Plan to Protect Training November 23 at 6:15 at Lakeside Baptist Church. A one hour overview course to qualify for insurance requirements. No cost! Call the office for more information or to register 705-457-1891.

Handel’s Messiah presented by The Highlands Festival Singers, under the direction of Melissa Stephens, Saturday, November 26 and Sunday November 27 at 2:30 pm at Haliburton United Church.  General admission $20.00.

Haliburton UC

Reminder to return your Samaritan’s Purse packed shoe box on Sunday November 13th for a blessing.

Help is needed to decorate the church for Christmas November 17.  Please talk to Mary McKee if you are able to help.

The Board of Stewards is in the process of installing new windows in the basement.  We are asking for your help to finance this necessary repair to our building.  With prayerful consideration, we ask for you to donate to the Special Projects line on your envelope.  The total cost of windows is $3,614.32.

Stewardship and Mission Offering:  The extra monthly Mission for November is the Canadian Blind Mission.  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:

  • Women to Women Bible Study, Tuesdays in the library 11:30 am until 1 pm. 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 a.m. to noon 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.

 

 

 

 

 

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