Announcements for Sunday, December 17

Upcoming Gospel Readings

Dec 24: Luke 1:26-38
Dec 31: Luke 2:22-40
Jan 7: Mark 1:4-11
Jan 14: John 1:43-51

Readings are subject to change.

Haliburton Pastoral Charge

Christmas PC Joint Services:   

  • Christmas Eve Sunday, December 24 – Lochlin – singing at 10 am; service at 10:30 am
  • Christmas Eve Sunday, December 24 – Haliburton 7:00 pm – communion and special music

New Year’s Eve – 2 Morning Services:

  • Sunday, December 31 – Ingoldsby & Lochlin Joint Service at Ingoldsby UC – singing at 9:00 am; service 9:30 am
  • Sunday, December 31 – Contemporary Service at Haliburton UC at 11:15 am

ANNUAL REPORT:  Please take note that once again it is annual report time!  Please have your reports into the office by Tuesday January 9th, (with the exception of the treasurers) in order for the Annual Report to be prepared and printed for the Annual Meetings.  If possible, please email your reports to the office  If you need help with this, please call Lynne 457-1891. Thank you.

Annual Meeting Dates:

  • Lochlin – January 21 at 2:00 pm
  • Ingoldsby – January 21 at 5:00 pm – Pot Luck Supper meeting following
  • Haliburton – January 28 – Pot Luck Lunch meeting following  

Haliburton UC

Pot Luck Lunch:  Pot Luck lunch today after the service.  Please join with us for fellowship. Help is needed with clean up.  Thank you.

2018 envelopes are ready for pick-up. They are located in the narthex (back of church). NOTE: If your mailing address has changed since last year, please notify Diane Blanchard.

Stewardship and Mission Offering:  The extra monthly Mission for December is 4Cs.  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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